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 WONG, ARLENE D Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $40,127.03 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAFAEL P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,126.95 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBERGER, PATRICIA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,126.80 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLANDER, KITTIE A Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $40,126.69 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BETHANY L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $40,126.67 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUSKIRK, KATRINA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,126.60 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRET, ELIZABETH A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,126.58 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GERARD Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,126.18 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MARGARET M Employer name Greene County Ida Amount $40,126.12 Date 03/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, JAMES W Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $40,126.05 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKETT, LLOYD R Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $40,125.78 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUERO, JENELLE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $40,125.47 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, ROBERT G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,125.33 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, CHAD T Employer name Town of Southport Amount $40,125.15 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEBBETT, ANITA W Employer name Town of Homer Amount $40,125.01 Date 04/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY-BARNES, JESSICA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $40,124.98 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, GERALD A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,124.90 Date 12/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, ZACHARY B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,124.83 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHERNS, VICTOR C, III Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,124.49 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, RANDHOL R Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,124.42 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER-SMITH, WANDA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,124.05 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLERAN, DIANE J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,123.62 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZKO, LISA E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $40,123.62 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOHN, LINDA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,123.58 Date 06/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKLER, JANE L P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $40,123.01 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, ANYOLINA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $40,122.36 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $40,121.98 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, KARL Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,121.69 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BUFFIE G Employer name Holley CSD Amount $40,121.22 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LYNN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $40,121.01 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, MONICA I Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,120.91 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATO, PATRICIA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,120.17 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGUT, JON N Employer name Town of Morris Amount $40,120.13 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GERRY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,120.12 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, KENT D Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $40,119.95 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LUCINDA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,119.80 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALYSSA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,119.63 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, TERESA A Employer name Albany County Amount $40,119.59 Date 02/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORVIS, PETER J Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $40,119.51 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANGELINA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $40,119.43 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, ERICA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,119.20 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SUE E Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $40,119.18 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, RICHARD L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,119.03 Date 08/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, FRANK M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,118.83 Date 07/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIN, ROBERTA R Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,118.79 Date 11/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MORGAN J Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $40,118.78 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GEORGE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,118.76 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, TAMMY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,118.62 Date 02/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUCHER, PHILIP S, JR Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $40,118.26 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ELIZABETH A Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $40,118.03 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, IRIS Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $40,117.97 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETIKU, OLABANJI S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,117.88 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $40,117.87 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, TAMMY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,117.78 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAGUE, JOHN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,117.61 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALGIERI, DEBORAH Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,117.59 Date 01/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBERA, ANN MARIE Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,117.58 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYONE, MARILYN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,117.56 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCILLI, JANET Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,117.36 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEL, ROBIN L Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $40,117.06 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KEVIN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $40,117.03 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Pitcairn Amount $40,116.92 Date 11/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADOIR, BEVERLY M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,116.79 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIZAR, JEREL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,116.73 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESIR, RICARDO Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $40,116.53 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CHIARA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $40,116.51 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, CHARLES A.JR Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,116.47 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $40,116.32 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITMER, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,116.23 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, DEBRA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,116.23 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITENBACH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,116.22 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, TIMOTHY C Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $40,116.11 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, MARY A Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $40,116.02 Date 10/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ELAYNE M Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $40,115.64 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUGIA, KELLY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,115.56 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $40,115.41 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, VENLEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,115.24 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, RACHEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,115.21 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GEORGE Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,115.09 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, LAURA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,114.94 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, DIANE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,114.65 Date 11/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOSKY, STEVEN K Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $40,114.58 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPTER, RICHARD R Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,114.43 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURGAN, CHARLES J Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,114.40 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, MELISSA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $40,114.14 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, LORETTA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,113.78 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRONA, BRIAN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,113.63 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JOSE L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $40,113.41 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOREY, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $40,113.37 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, MARILEE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,113.18 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTEGRO, MABEL CRISTINE V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,113.15 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHRE, SALLY A Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $40,113.06 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $40,112.74 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZNIA, KAREN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,112.59 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, KARINA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,112.31 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, LORI A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $40,112.23 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSHAW, GLENN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,112.02 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOKTAN, KUNDAN Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,111.91 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, CAMERON A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,111.77 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MELODY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,111.76 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System