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 MIEDEMA, REBECCA L Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $40,613.55 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNGEY, SUSAN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,613.40 Date 08/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ALLISON A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $40,613.30 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LAURA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $40,613.30 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, SIDNEY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $40,613.30 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, DANA C Employer name Town of Grove Amount $40,613.27 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, TESSA E Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $40,613.18 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMILLER, JUDY A Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,613.18 Date 12/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TED C Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $40,612.80 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, STEPHANIE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,612.50 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, ANTHONY G Employer name Tonawanda Housing Authority Amount $40,612.42 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALE, SUSANNE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $40,612.35 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, DENISE S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,612.29 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHATIB, FIDA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,612.24 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, JUSTIN N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,612.13 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIROLAMO, DANIEL Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $40,611.70 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHAD L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,611.49 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,611.40 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURENDA, JUDY A Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $40,611.22 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVENE, WILLIAM F Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,610.54 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,610.31 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, RONALD L, JR Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $40,610.11 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKER, JILL G Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,609.30 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,609.16 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIROCCO, KIMBERLY V Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,609.09 Date 10/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK-DE VINE, DEBORA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,609.06 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, EVETTE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,608.94 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMON, BRIAN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,608.82 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, MARILYN M Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $40,608.70 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, JONI M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,608.29 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUS, TERESA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $40,608.22 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JEANNE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $40,608.10 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANDRE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,607.98 Date 03/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALLESANDRO, NICOLE M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $40,607.62 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,607.60 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUZENS, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $40,607.39 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SAMANTHA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,607.22 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST. GERMAIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,606.69 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYDERMAN, DIANA L Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $40,606.60 Date 01/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JAMES B Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $40,606.46 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DEBORAH M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $40,606.08 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMANOVIC, RADOJKA Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,606.07 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $40,605.94 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES-THOMPSON, JOAN V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,605.81 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YLLANES, THOMAS J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $40,605.64 Date 12/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, BEN ISRAEL S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $40,605.48 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEFIERD, VICTORIA B Employer name Town of Clay Amount $40,605.45 Date 02/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Albany County Amount $40,605.42 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CRYSTAL S Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $40,605.35 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JASON E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,605.19 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, STEVEN D Employer name Warren County Amount $40,605.10 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, DAVID R Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $40,605.01 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $40,605.00 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, TERRI A Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $40,604.82 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, DENISE Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $40,604.71 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTZ, DEBORA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,604.67 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHAL, LORRAINE M Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $40,604.67 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROUCHIE, BARBARA A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $40,604.59 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETELEKIDES, KELLI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,604.42 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, MARY R Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,604.41 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLENSKY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,604.23 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, LUIS A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,604.18 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWAR, JAMES Q Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,604.00 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, KAITLYN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,603.82 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, RULYN S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $40,603.82 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, CRYSTAL Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.81 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NEST, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,603.57 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, JANE E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,603.28 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORHAM, GALE E Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $40,603.16 Date 04/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Manheim Amount $40,602.40 Date 07/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALKA, JOHN J Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,602.36 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, JOHN D Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $40,602.17 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNELLI, BALDASSARE Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $40,602.05 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, EMILY T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,601.89 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,601.76 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYERS, KERRI L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $40,601.64 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $40,601.64 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA-FRACCHIOLLA, LAURA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,601.56 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EVELYN E Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $40,601.50 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, JANINE R Employer name Erie County Amount $40,601.39 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,601.29 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELERY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,601.23 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALL, TIARA N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,601.18 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT B Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $40,600.95 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODNEY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,600.84 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTANZA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $40,600.57 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, DONALD E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $40,600.35 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, APRIL T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,600.00 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSKOPF, LINDA S Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $40,599.59 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, AUDREY F Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $40,599.51 Date 05/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, CAROLYN G Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,598.94 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICK, BRIANA M Employer name Orange County Amount $40,598.55 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEERS, MAUREEN M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $40,597.55 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GARMO, KAREN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,597.37 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, DEBRA Employer name Warren County Amount $40,597.12 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHELE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,596.88 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, JAMES J, JR Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $40,596.83 Date 08/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, JOSEPH J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $40,596.75 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ARLENE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,596.21 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREAR, FRANKLIN J, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,596.13 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System