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 BLANDING, KARIN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,316.32 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KRISTINE A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,316.09 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,315.83 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DENNIS P Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $40,315.56 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,315.53 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUYLER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $40,315.50 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, DAWN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,315.35 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, GLORIA E Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $40,315.06 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODING, KAYIN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,315.04 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, BONNIE L Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,314.99 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEER, JUDY L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $40,314.39 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RICHARD T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,313.71 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,313.68 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, BRENDA M Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $40,313.45 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, GAIL Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,313.45 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFORD, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $40,313.21 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUGIA, DAVID M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,313.17 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERES, TAWNY L Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,312.19 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELESKI, PAUL R Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $40,311.94 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENOUGH, LESLIE A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $40,311.81 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, JA'LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,311.74 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, ERIC A Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $40,311.53 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, BRETT A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,311.48 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, TIFFANY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,311.39 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, ROBERT H Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,311.14 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, BRIAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,311.03 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLOTTA, LYNMARIE Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $40,311.00 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MARY E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $40,310.88 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, JANISE L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,310.88 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $40,310.68 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, GALE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,310.52 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, JESSICA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,310.24 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISKA, CONCETTA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,309.92 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIAR, YAUMARIS Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,309.83 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,309.76 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, KEVIN T Employer name Town of Bridgewater Amount $40,309.65 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASH, KELLY E Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,309.59 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICAK, ETHAN J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $40,309.20 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $40,309.10 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $40,308.76 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, TERRY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,308.56 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHIRLENE R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,308.42 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,308.20 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTINTI, ANETT Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,307.60 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEL, ALICIA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,307.59 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHBAUGH, BARBARA J Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,307.50 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, CAROLYN V Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,307.33 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $40,307.24 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWNALL, LORI A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $40,306.66 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, JOYCE E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,306.52 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAVE, SANDRA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,306.39 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERLEY, MERISSA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $40,306.38 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, NANCY L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $40,306.03 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, BARBARA A Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $40,305.92 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ORIO, JOANNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,305.68 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, PAULA A, MS Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,305.67 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABARGE, REBECCA A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $40,305.47 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOME, WAYNE R Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,305.36 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRGENTI, MEAGAN E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,305.18 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, LINDA A Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $40,304.58 Date 06/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, MADHU K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $40,304.50 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDWORTH, RONALD E Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $40,304.13 Date 05/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLS, ELICIA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $40,303.93 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, AMANDA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,303.75 Date 05/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, ADAM G Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,303.70 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DEBORAH A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,303.64 Date 02/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LINDA C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $40,303.62 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIGERATO, CHARLES A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,303.61 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, PATRICIA A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $40,303.51 Date 09/20/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,303.29 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, AARON J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,302.67 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGE, TRACY L Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $40,302.60 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JESSICA Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $40,302.30 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EARL L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $40,302.29 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SARA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,302.18 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, CRAIG J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,302.02 Date 07/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $40,302.02 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMINA, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $40,301.69 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY-NELSON, ALLYSON F Employer name Peru CSD Amount $40,301.62 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CENZO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,301.53 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANUTE, STACEY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,301.44 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADD, TRAVIS P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,301.36 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JEAN M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $40,301.25 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VINCENT J Employer name Orange County Amount $40,301.12 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JACOB T Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $40,300.91 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZEK, RONALD J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,300.80 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNAGE, SHEILA M Employer name Essex County Amount $40,300.66 Date 03/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, SHAWN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,300.35 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACI, JOHN L, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $40,300.09 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBAUM, KAREN L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $40,299.97 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARANTO, PAUL N Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $40,299.93 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, LYLE C Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $40,299.43 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERONIS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,298.99 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, NORMA J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $40,298.68 Date 05/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, GORDON N, III Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $40,298.50 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, LEVON, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,298.32 Date 04/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, STEVEN R Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,298.10 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, HAYLEY A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $40,297.34 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KAREN A Employer name Albany County Amount $40,296.96 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERLING, MARY G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,296.43 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System