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 SCHNEBERGER, CRAIG E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,265.96 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, MICHAEL L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $40,265.90 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, ALLISON K Employer name Erie County Amount $40,265.55 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, DEANNA L Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $40,265.44 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, JAMIE L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $40,265.12 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JOHN C Employer name Education Department Amount $40,265.09 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARELLA, RONALD J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $40,264.91 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, MELISSA N Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $40,264.86 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVERS, EILEEN M Employer name Department of State Amount $40,264.75 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARSON, ANDREI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,264.69 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGAULT, ANGELA E Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $40,264.58 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, WILLIAM B Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $40,264.41 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANIS, JEFFREY M Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $40,264.26 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DEBRA E Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,263.96 Date 03/31/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RACHAEL E Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,263.91 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, ROBERT L, JR Employer name City of Fulton Amount $40,263.74 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILLINGLAW, JANNA E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $40,263.72 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, SHERI L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,263.57 Date 08/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZI, DANIELLE R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $40,263.36 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, BRYAN C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,263.34 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTOROKA-YIADOM, MARTIN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,263.15 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTH, WAYNE E Employer name Town of Morris Amount $40,263.04 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, SUZETTE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,262.47 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, MISAEL Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $40,262.27 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NEDRA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $40,262.22 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVEREST, LAKISHA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,262.20 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, ANNE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $40,262.19 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSHKOWSKI, LAUREN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $40,261.80 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONE, KIM Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,261.74 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINVIL, BONIFACE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $40,261.69 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBEZOWSKI, PETER J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,261.66 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDT, DIANE S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,261.59 Date 03/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, VINCENT Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $40,261.30 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, HERBERT C Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $40,261.28 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, DARCY B Employer name Essex County Amount $40,261.05 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, DESIREE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $40,260.71 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, JUDY A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,260.55 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, BETSY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,260.50 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERAVOLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,260.41 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGONOWSKI, SEAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,260.38 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREUNKE, BERNARD H, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $40,259.97 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GIACCO, MARY L Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $40,259.81 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDEN, JAMIE R Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,259.25 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGQUIST, JANICE P Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $40,259.13 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, PAMELA ANN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,258.58 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIN, SANDRA J Employer name Department of State Amount $40,258.40 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDE SANDE, KELLY A Employer name Naples CSD Amount $40,257.66 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILRAVY-ACKERT, LYNNE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,257.62 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEE, CODY B Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,257.45 Date 09/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSER, MARY ANNE Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $40,257.42 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TERRANCE, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,257.20 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, BETTYANN O Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $40,257.10 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, CHRISTINE C Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,256.80 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDOLFI, MARIANN Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $40,256.36 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JAMES L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,256.31 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,256.23 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FRANK E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,256.15 Date 02/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, JO A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $40,256.14 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BERNARD Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,256.14 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FARLAND, DANIEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $40,256.00 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BEOUF, DIANNE V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,255.96 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,255.70 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, THOMAS C Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,255.60 Date 11/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, SHANE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,255.54 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VERE, CONNIE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $40,255.34 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAURING, KELLY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,255.10 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, LU ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $40,254.20 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KESTER R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $40,254.01 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, LAURIE A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $40,254.00 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEVEDO, MILDRED B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $40,253.99 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGLER, JOANNE L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,253.32 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, CHERI L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $40,253.15 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNOOSE, ABHILASH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,253.13 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIS, VANESSA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,253.10 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALECCA, WARREN T Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $40,252.93 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MELISSA M Employer name Education Department Amount $40,252.80 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KERI A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,252.64 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, YADIRA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $40,252.60 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,252.54 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JAMES L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,252.44 Date 09/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, ALFRED S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,252.39 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $40,252.39 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, JULES A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,251.97 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, JASON B Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $40,251.97 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, ARTHUR L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,251.90 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNIS, SABA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,251.90 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWOZDEK, GLENN R Employer name Education Department Amount $40,251.90 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $40,251.90 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACKEL, CANDACE L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,251.86 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, DANIEL S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $40,251.61 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, JUDITH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,251.36 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVINGALA, JACQUELINE L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $40,251.18 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKS, NEIL C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $40,251.06 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROGALLO, VICTORIA Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $40,251.03 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITINGER, JAMIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,250.94 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CAMELA D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $40,250.45 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, GINA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $40,250.37 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEVEDO, MARIA Y Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,250.28 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, MATTHEW J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,250.26 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARGARET A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $40,250.17 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System