What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name JEAN, ALEXANDER J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,820.24 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHFORD, ROGER C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,820.08 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMB, DANIEL F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $40,820.01 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGHARY, JACQUELINE Employer name Broome County Amount $40,819.84 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DALE M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,819.72 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, KENNETH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,819.40 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, ANGEL H Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,819.39 Date 09/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZKOWSKI, CHRIS A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,819.30 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, KAREY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,819.23 Date 11/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNA-JESMAIN, JAYNE L. Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $40,819.06 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRANTON, JACQUELINE Y Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $40,818.95 Date 05/05/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINARDO, LISA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,818.80 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOUFALY, JAMES A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $40,818.79 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, JAMISON A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,818.79 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLROSE, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $40,818.78 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATTI V Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $40,818.76 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, DEBORAH L Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $40,818.67 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RANDY L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $40,818.36 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $40,818.35 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATZ, DAVID R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,818.17 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,818.16 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOL, DENISE D Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $40,818.09 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, ANDREW H, III Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,818.07 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, EVALENA Q Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,817.96 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, KASEY L Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $40,817.87 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, CINDY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,817.81 Date 05/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, DANIEL F Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $40,817.73 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LA BRIDGETTE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,817.28 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, YVONNE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,816.90 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIGAL, BENJAMIN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,816.78 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, STANLEY H Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $40,816.48 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, LUIS E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,816.35 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SCOTT E Employer name Madison County Amount $40,816.34 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, JERRI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,816.29 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, SAM F Employer name Town of Tompkins Amount $40,816.20 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JULIANNE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,816.15 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,815.56 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHERICE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,815.34 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, FLORENCE E Employer name Albany County Amount $40,815.03 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCICCHITANO, LAURA Employer name East Islip Fire District Amount $40,814.92 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIARELLI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $40,814.86 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, JOHN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,814.57 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONDS, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $40,814.30 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGARI, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $40,814.15 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCIO, LAURA J Employer name Broome County Amount $40,814.10 Date 10/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,813.88 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, ELLEN B Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,813.83 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, LOUIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $40,813.79 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, JIMMY O Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,813.78 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMAN, DONALD J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,813.50 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NANCY K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,813.48 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $40,813.33 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,813.24 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARA, DJIBRIL Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $40,813.17 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATLIFF, KARYN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,813.14 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, BETTY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,812.78 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALVE, CELESTIN Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $40,812.76 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Watertown Amount $40,812.55 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMAN, FRANK F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,812.48 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SANDRA LEE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,812.41 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELINCK, JACOB J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,812.35 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYANOPOLIS, DEBRA M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $40,812.34 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILFORD, VIVIAN E Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $40,812.12 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARGARET A Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,812.08 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, DEREK M Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,812.04 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, KIMBERLEY J S Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,812.00 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, TED Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $40,811.96 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LAURA H Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,811.52 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCABI, OMAR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,811.38 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABALEIRO, MARY KATE Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,811.26 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, HEATHER A Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,811.04 Date 06/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, MELYSSE R Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $40,811.01 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EUNICE Y Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $40,810.94 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, INGRID S Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,810.92 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, LA SHONDA N Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $40,810.83 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, LUCILLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,810.63 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIEVONEIT, MARY J Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $40,810.59 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDREN, JULIE C Employer name City of Cortland Amount $40,810.56 Date 06/30/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRA, DEREK J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $40,810.48 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, BERTIE M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $40,810.42 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACINTYRE, KEARA S Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $40,810.29 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUERALLI, MARYANN P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,810.22 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACIUCH, CAROL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,810.21 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINSTEIN, BROOKE B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $40,810.17 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDNANSKY, EDWARD Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $40,810.09 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, KYLE J Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $40,809.26 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT H, III Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,808.75 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSEY, SARAH E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,808.62 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAMMER, GRACE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $40,808.36 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, SUZANNE M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $40,808.31 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KRISTEN D Employer name Erie County Amount $40,808.30 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $40,807.84 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALSKI, THADDEUS M, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,807.75 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, MARIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $40,807.53 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,807.48 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELS, ROBERT E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,807.43 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, SANDRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,807.35 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, SHAVONNE M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $40,807.14 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLESWORTH, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Westmoreland Amount $40,807.01 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONZ, JEANNE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,806.70 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System