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 HAMM, WAYDE C Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $40,637.46 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOZNACK, EDWARD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,637.32 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, JUNIOR C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $40,637.29 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,637.09 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARE, DONALD S Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,637.09 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, JO ANN Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $40,636.94 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUZA, PATRICIA A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $40,636.94 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANWISE, STEVEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,636.93 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIN, MERCEDES S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,636.79 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JASON F Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $40,636.71 Date 05/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, LORRAINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNERO, DARLENE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, LINDA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, KAREN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBALDI, LORI ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DANA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, NEIDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, CHRISTIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DENISE K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHM, CONSTANZA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,636.30 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, MARY H Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,636.28 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, MIOSOTIS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $40,636.19 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DENNIS Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,636.18 Date 01/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, MARINA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,636.07 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILEO, PAMELA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,636.00 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL-JOHNSON, ALDITH D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,635.92 Date 01/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PETER W Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $40,635.86 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, SETH M Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $40,635.26 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, AMY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,634.72 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, TOBY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,634.72 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOTRY, VANESSA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,634.65 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SYLVIA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $40,634.52 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,634.48 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, BEIBA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,634.47 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNTAIN, CHRISTINA J Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $40,634.19 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $40,634.13 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANY, VALERIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,634.10 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, VICTOR Employer name Great Neck Housing Authority Amount $40,634.10 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, HELEN M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $40,634.09 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, REBECCA M Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $40,633.96 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GEORGIA M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $40,633.86 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, RAFAEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,633.78 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, LAMOI G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,633.58 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, ROXANNE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,633.16 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANKEY, NICOLE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,633.09 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, HILLARY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,632.60 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, DORALBA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,632.47 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, DARYL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $40,632.43 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,632.33 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANSANTI, DEBORAH M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $40,632.33 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ROBERTA L Employer name Village of Whitney Point Amount $40,632.21 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBY, ALICE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,631.95 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, WAYNE L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $40,631.85 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARULO, MICHAEL E Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,631.71 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, IRA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,631.70 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCA, ANN Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $40,631.68 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, REBECCA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,631.68 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANSITIS, DEBORAH K Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,631.67 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCYK, CORINNA K Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,631.66 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRENDA S Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,631.61 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMMELIN, STEVEN K Employer name Town of Van Etten Amount $40,631.36 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $40,631.18 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLES, PATRICIA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,631.18 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, MATTHEW Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,631.08 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, GERMAN Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $40,630.92 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESANDRO, BRIGIDA Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $40,630.85 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, ROGER F Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $40,630.81 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ANDREA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,630.63 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, SANDRA C Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,630.60 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JILL N Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,630.55 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAGISTRIS, JOSEPH P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,630.14 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, CYNTHIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,630.14 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, CORBY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,630.14 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DESIREE M Employer name Department of State Amount $40,630.14 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, REGINA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,630.14 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,630.14 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, ROBERT P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,630.14 Date 11/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDER, AMY K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,630.14 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELS, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,630.14 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATT, MICHAEL A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $40,630.14 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATELLI, LUCIANA Employer name Education Department Amount $40,630.14 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $40,630.14 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCHALA, TRACI M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $40,630.14 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BELINDA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,630.14 Date 06/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KELLY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,630.14 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNING, SHEILA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,630.14 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBAS, JOHN R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,630.14 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLERI, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $40,630.14 Date 05/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $40,630.14 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALD, CHERYL L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $40,630.14 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, CHARLENE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,630.14 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOSINSKI, MARGARET M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,630.05 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, WEI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,630.00 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTMAN, RYAN P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $40,629.93 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCO-VALENTINE, SYLVIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $40,629.86 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARK A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $40,629.72 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTENBER, RENO R Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $40,629.32 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, DAVID V Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,629.28 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANDREW R Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,629.19 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, TONJA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,628.78 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System