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 COVILLE, TINA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $40,628.38 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKE, MARY ALICE Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $40,628.00 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBYLAK, JAMES M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,627.76 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, SUSEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,627.37 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTER, JEFFREY D Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $40,627.34 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK R Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $40,627.17 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, GUY L W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $40,627.14 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRANDYN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,626.71 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIO D Employer name Erie County Amount $40,626.69 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, ALAN D Employer name Otsego County Amount $40,626.57 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SABRENA M DORNS Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,626.23 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCABI, SUSAN G Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $40,626.18 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MUTH, COLLEEN M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $40,626.15 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MELISSA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,626.13 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JACOB J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $40,626.08 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, JULIA M Employer name Crandall Library Amount $40,625.84 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, RHONDA L Employer name Broome County Amount $40,625.67 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ANITA M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,625.66 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICIA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,625.50 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, DANIEL C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $40,625.42 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDIUK, ROBIN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,625.29 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMAN, KRISTOPHER B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,625.20 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,624.70 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JARED C Employer name Erie County Amount $40,624.65 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LINDA M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,624.64 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWIERUCHA, MARLENE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,624.64 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, MICHELLE JOAN Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,624.43 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, HOLLY A Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $40,624.29 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BROCK E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $40,624.27 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSKO, DAVID M Employer name Albany County Amount $40,624.24 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, PABLIN G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,624.16 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, SCOTT A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,623.77 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGALL, CHAD M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,623.77 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMED, SARA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,623.71 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, GLADYS Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $40,623.71 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MARK D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $40,623.68 Date 03/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, SHARYL M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,623.68 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERSON, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $40,623.60 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERS, JERRY D Employer name Town of Cherry Creek Amount $40,623.57 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, SAMANTHA N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $40,623.56 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSON, CURTIS Employer name Broome County Amount $40,623.39 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOM, SUE E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $40,623.20 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, GREGORY F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,623.06 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULLO, SUZANNE V Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $40,623.02 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, JUSTIN N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $40,622.96 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, DOUGLAS C Employer name Village of Attica Amount $40,622.76 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANA, JANIS L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,622.73 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, AVERY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,622.48 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,622.23 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARINCI, DOUGLAS J Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $40,621.75 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, LE ROY Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $40,621.62 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DAMME, ERIN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,621.44 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAMIRO, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,621.42 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, ROBERT L Employer name City of Rome Amount $40,621.33 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, EDWARD Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $40,621.33 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $40,621.00 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUER, CATHERINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,620.42 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBEN, GINA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,620.18 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVING, VIVIAN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,619.71 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARIO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,619.48 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARROW, JERRY M Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $40,619.46 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, FANNY Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $40,619.38 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, GENE T Employer name Greene County Amount $40,619.32 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MELINDA J Employer name Orange County Amount $40,618.76 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KRISTIN K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,618.64 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TERRY N Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $40,618.30 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,618.20 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, NANCY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,617.78 Date 09/29/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELIGAN, ALISON L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $40,617.77 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONALD K, JR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,617.73 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDWICK, SHARON A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $40,617.64 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, TERRI A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,617.61 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, REBECCA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,617.56 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KRISTIN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,617.40 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, ROSEMARY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,617.25 Date 10/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, CAROL A Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $40,616.90 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEN, LISA R Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $40,616.90 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TINA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $40,616.70 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTOWICZ, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,616.61 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMEROVIC, ALBINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,616.49 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONFEDERATH, SAVANNAH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,615.94 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, SHAWN B Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $40,615.73 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,615.56 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIES, REBECCA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,615.55 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ERIN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,615.51 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCAGLIA, ROBERT W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,615.49 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSEK, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $40,615.36 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GLENFORD D, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $40,615.36 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHRISTY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,615.19 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,615.13 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, LISA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,615.00 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, SUSAN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,614.86 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, ANTHONY S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $40,614.83 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, MARKEESE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,614.76 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, RICHARD J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $40,614.59 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,614.51 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, NATALIE M Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $40,614.36 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, MARC J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,613.96 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANTZI, KATHRYN Z Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,613.84 Date 04/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURIE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,613.59 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System