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 BOCCHI, TRACY L Employer name Washington County Amount $40,534.61 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KRISTINE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,534.54 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDANARO, LAUREN N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,534.26 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,534.25 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, DONNA Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,534.11 Date 08/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $40,533.88 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEMS, TRAVIS I Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,533.42 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, NANCY S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,533.42 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, RACHEL A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,532.82 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUES-BROWN, BARBARA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,532.71 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIMER, JANICE R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $40,531.95 Date 10/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER-ALLAWAY, LORILEE J, MS Employer name Department of State Amount $40,531.61 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, LUIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,531.51 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,531.38 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZUOLI, DANIEL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,531.38 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, FERNANDO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,531.37 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RONALD F, JR Employer name Town of Butternuts Amount $40,531.36 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHERRY D Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $40,531.27 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC J Employer name Education Department Amount $40,531.20 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNIGA, SHAWN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,531.16 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,531.08 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MARC E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,531.08 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATARYN, VASYL M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $40,531.06 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, LAURA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $40,531.03 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, TERESA A Employer name Broome County Amount $40,530.88 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, KATHERINE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $40,530.80 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, BRIAN K Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,530.80 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MICHELE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,530.52 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLPH, LARRY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,530.42 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, FLOYD B Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,530.38 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, CHRIS J Employer name Town of Verona Amount $40,530.08 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK-STARKE, BELINDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,530.06 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRANDY L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $40,529.80 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,529.64 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZINE, JOSHUA L Employer name Town of Milton Amount $40,529.64 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CATHERINE M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $40,529.52 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,529.25 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TANYA R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,529.20 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, JIMMY T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $40,529.09 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERSON, MICHAEL T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,529.08 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, JAMES O Employer name City of Rome Amount $40,529.07 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARTIN A Employer name Town of Verona Amount $40,528.81 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, ERIC M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $40,528.72 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEN, HEATHER D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,528.71 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JULIA P Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $40,528.62 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, SUZANNE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,528.42 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD-SZKOLNIK, JOSHUA P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,528.38 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZERZYNSKI, KIM M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $40,528.32 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ, LUIS M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,528.19 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROLANDO I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,528.08 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $40,527.41 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, BONNIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,527.00 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URREGO, MELIDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,526.83 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, AMY L Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $40,526.39 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, IRMA I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,526.19 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, TAMARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,525.80 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURYBURY, BECKY S Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,525.80 Date 08/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, HOWARD F Employer name Town of Altona Amount $40,525.53 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, BOBBI J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,525.48 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,524.76 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, RODNEY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,524.76 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, FRANCES M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,524.76 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROCELLI, PAUL C Employer name Department of State Amount $40,524.76 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURAK, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,524.76 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, LORI A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $40,524.76 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREEFT, KAREN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,524.76 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, GAITANO J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,524.76 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, VICTOR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,524.76 Date 05/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDKOWSKI, RHONDA S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,524.76 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,524.76 Date 11/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARSKA, MIROSLAWA T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,524.76 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, ROXANN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,524.76 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $40,524.76 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, ROBIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,524.60 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANNINO, ARLENE B Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $40,524.58 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCARO, JASON W Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,524.30 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHBRING, COURTNEY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,524.13 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, LEON F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $40,523.88 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCHER, DEBRA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,523.87 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALENS, LAWRENCE M Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $40,523.14 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLONIAK, KATHY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,522.83 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, KATHLEEN A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,522.83 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, STEPHANIE M Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $40,521.94 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, MATTHEW E Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,521.94 Date 03/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, JEFFREY S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $40,521.63 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILES, DAVID R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,521.59 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHHABRA, PREM L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,521.57 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, ANNALEE Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $40,521.52 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCHNOUR, TINA MARIE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,521.45 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSS, PATRICIA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $40,521.22 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LORI L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,521.21 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIN, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $40,521.07 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, ASTRID V Employer name Orange County Amount $40,520.97 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINCHILLA, CHRISTINA A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $40,520.85 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN PHILIPPE, RONALD PIERRE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,520.73 Date 07/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TFELT, TIMOTHY L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $40,520.62 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, DYLAN O Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $40,520.06 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNURR, JOHN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $40,519.52 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KEVIN R Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $40,519.47 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZELUSNIAK, SARAH A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,519.40 Date 06/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System