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 ABIDI, MOHAMMAD H Employer name Erie County Amount $40,156.41 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MELINDA B Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,156.39 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLEY, JEAN A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,156.00 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID S Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $40,155.96 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Salina Amount $40,155.89 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIMATOPOULOS, NICK Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,155.74 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, LAURA H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,155.71 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, JEANETTE Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $40,155.66 Date 08/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, BARBARA A Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $40,155.57 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDIN, SHERI L Employer name Greene County Amount $40,154.84 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONE, JASMINE N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,154.77 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, JOHN J Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $40,154.56 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRY, TAMMY L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,154.18 Date 11/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATALONIS, YVONNE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,154.18 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNES, DANIEL S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $40,154.18 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACA, FELICE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARGARET C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURIM, HOWARD E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKIN, GEORGE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MATTHEW G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, LISA S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TA-TANISHA D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $40,153.86 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUTH, ARLENE P Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, RAYMOND L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPETOLA, JULIANNE T Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZIGER, MITCHELL J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAR, NOACH Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 11/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GENINE D Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGORON, ARTHUR F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, MARY M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PAMELA L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, WILLIAM G Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 07/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, RUBEN Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LIZBETH Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, TANYA R Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, JAMES P Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAMPIANO, JAMES J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, ROBERT F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBA, CHRISTINA L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBER, DEBRA Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, JUDITH A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM K Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, GRETCHEN Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $40,153.86 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ARISMENDY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,153.66 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFERT, AUDREY S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,153.38 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, BRETT E Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $40,153.16 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROSCO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $40,153.12 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDUK, GEORGE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $40,153.09 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCE, JERROLD Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,152.96 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELTZ, THOMAS E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $40,152.94 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,152.38 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KENNETH A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,152.08 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAIN, LENORA A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $40,152.01 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GERALD F, III Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $40,151.82 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, GEORGE D, III Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $40,151.76 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MELODY A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $40,151.75 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,151.46 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Clarksville Amount $40,151.30 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTELLESSA, MICHELLE J Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,151.18 Date 07/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, RENE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,150.99 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUST, JAY J, SR Employer name Town of Piercefield Amount $40,150.92 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIVEAU, JACKIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,150.60 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TONIQUE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,150.27 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DELLA L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $40,150.22 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VITO, JORDAN L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,150.08 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, LU ANN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,150.07 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,149.87 Date 12/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NORMA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,149.87 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LORRAINE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,149.74 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARK T Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $40,149.50 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EMMETT J Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,149.16 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIMORE, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $40,149.13 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, MAURICE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,148.98 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, CHARMEL Y Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,148.86 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEKRANS, STEVEN F Employer name Town of Erin Amount $40,148.67 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBECK, ANDREA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,148.40 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, ZACHARY F Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,148.30 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGORZELSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,147.84 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, BETH A Employer name Town of Kent Amount $40,147.35 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, SEAN E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,147.29 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WAYNE H Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $40,147.20 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $40,147.15 Date 11/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, GRETCHEN F Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $40,146.98 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DALE D Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $40,146.81 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JIMMIE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $40,146.63 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Education Department Amount $40,146.44 Date 01/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTHRELL, STARESHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,146.38 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINO, REGINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,146.15 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LORI A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $40,146.12 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, SEAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,145.99 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, DAVID G Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,145.81 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHERT, CHARLENE T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,145.49 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCKERBY, EDWARD G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,145.22 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, YOLANDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,145.20 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ANN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,144.33 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, JAMES P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $40,144.15 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,144.04 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARZ, DOUGLAS K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,144.01 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELAW, RITA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $40,144.00 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, JEANNETTE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $40,143.75 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System