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 ELLIS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,716.19 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, STANLEY Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $40,716.11 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, AMBER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,716.03 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, LANA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,716.00 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, GAIL P Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,715.60 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA VECCHIA, MARY E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,715.49 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, CHERYL Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,715.47 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADDERS, NICHOLAS D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $40,715.41 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, PETER J Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,715.41 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAKE, SADETE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,715.40 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, FRANCI D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $40,715.34 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROTTI, WILLIAM S, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $40,715.11 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMJATHY, VALERIE L Employer name Albany County Amount $40,715.08 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMBRERA-SUMAGAYSAY, IRELINA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,715.04 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELBY, LAWRENCE Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $40,714.97 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAULA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,714.92 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,714.92 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LISA E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $40,714.87 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWICKRATH, DAWN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $40,714.51 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, JOHN W Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,714.45 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANOWSKI, LINDA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $40,714.36 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, VANESSA Employer name Orange County Amount $40,714.30 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, MARLA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $40,714.23 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZO, DIANE Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $40,714.00 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHALEN, LYNN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,713.94 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, GLENN R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $40,713.70 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name A'HEARN, SIOBHAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,713.48 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, MORGAN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,713.48 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARNED, SAMANTHA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,713.13 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, ANTHONY C Employer name Cohoes Housing Authority Amount $40,713.07 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, RICHARD E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,712.96 Date 08/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLEBY, BENNY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,712.63 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDLEMAN, BETHANY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,712.54 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSAF, TABASSUM Z Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,712.40 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPEO, ANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,712.38 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, MARY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,711.84 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, DEBRA M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $40,711.74 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, AUDREY L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $40,711.52 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEWER, ASHLEY C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,711.52 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTAT, MICHELE L Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $40,711.50 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, ANDRE L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $40,711.47 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST MARY, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $40,711.46 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, ROBERT M Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,711.42 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, PETER H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,711.27 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTANIS, JOHN G, III Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $40,711.22 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARCUS J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $40,710.99 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZENHAUSER, D GAYLE Employer name Broome County Amount $40,710.90 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, TIMOTHY H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,710.88 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,710.76 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSEY, STEPHEN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,710.74 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, BRIAN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $40,710.54 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, BRYAN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $40,710.46 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCULLO, DOMINICK J, JR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,710.17 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKMAN, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $40,710.16 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ANDREW M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,709.93 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LINDA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,709.91 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DENISE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $40,709.31 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIE, ERIK C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,709.17 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,709.06 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTRE, MARITZA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,708.25 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, SEAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $40,708.21 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAICO, MELISSA M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $40,707.91 Date 02/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, LISA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,707.56 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, MARY S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,707.56 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, MARK J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,707.30 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, PATRICK L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,707.19 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, MAUREEN P Employer name Town of Barre Amount $40,707.16 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, AMY E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $40,707.11 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERBERG, KRISTIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,706.98 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAMUZ, MARTHA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $40,706.93 Date 07/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISNESKY, SCOTT D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,706.59 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIKEN, ASHLEY B Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,706.59 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYTLER, SARAH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,706.52 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAK, JAMES J Employer name Madison County Amount $40,706.23 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUDEL-PARISI, MARIE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,706.22 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINA, WILLIAM J Employer name Alden CSD Amount $40,706.20 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,705.80 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMAN, MARY S Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $40,705.66 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, TAMMY L Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $40,705.64 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSS, DAVID K Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $40,705.58 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANGELA C Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $40,705.54 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROJNAR, ANDREW F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $40,705.46 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, AMANDA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $40,705.32 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MATTHEW P Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,704.94 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, GEORGE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $40,704.87 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHURA, CEZARIUSZ R Employer name Town of Butternuts Amount $40,704.73 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, SHERREY A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,704.62 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMFORT, GINA M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $40,704.61 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, MARY E Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $40,704.51 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPOSELLO, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $40,704.21 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JACLYN D Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $40,703.95 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, TAMI LYNNE Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $40,703.82 Date 11/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, MARIE F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,703.76 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGE, MARY E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $40,703.66 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSGROVE, GERALDINE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $40,703.54 Date 05/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASANTI, STACEY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,703.35 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, DENISE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,703.31 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITSOS, ANGELA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $40,703.20 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $40,703.11 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUNE, ROSEMARY F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,703.09 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System