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 BOOP, TAMMY J Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $39,993.98 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, FRANCES P Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $39,993.93 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT-HOLL, JAMIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,993.80 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERAMO, TINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,993.78 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOR, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $39,993.54 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,993.20 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, MELISSA J Employer name Village of Massena Amount $39,993.20 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWAY, EUGENE E Employer name Town of Essex Amount $39,992.85 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, LINDA D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $39,992.83 Date 08/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, HEIDI M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $39,992.62 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGUADA, WILLIAM Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,992.62 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, LANIESHA A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $39,992.61 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARA, JAMES A Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $39,992.31 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TYLER B Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $39,992.25 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELMIDINE, MARK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $39,992.14 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, CHRISTINE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,992.10 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $39,991.68 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LUCREZIA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $39,991.45 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGENEN, MARK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,991.34 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,991.09 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYHAN, SUSAN Employer name Orange County Amount $39,991.04 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITEMEYER, ROSEMARIE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $39,990.97 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, LISA A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $39,990.82 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEU, JUSTIN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,990.63 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, CORRIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,990.56 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, SEAN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,990.32 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSSER, KATIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,990.21 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARK L Employer name Town of Freedom Amount $39,989.72 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MITCHELL Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,989.35 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPOR, PETER, JR Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $39,989.08 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYZAK, JOSHUA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $39,988.99 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, CHARLES Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,988.77 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DONALD P Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $39,988.66 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKAR, KAREN A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $39,988.65 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYTON, SHARON E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $39,988.60 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, ANNE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,987.94 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JEAN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $39,987.62 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELBERMAN, LEAH Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $39,987.49 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,987.41 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WILLIAM P Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,987.15 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, TAMMY D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,986.76 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, AIMEE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,986.74 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, CAROL L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,986.64 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, LAKEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,986.60 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, MARK J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,986.54 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, AMBER N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,986.25 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIDIS, MARIA Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $39,986.14 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, KAREN S Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,986.04 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DEBORAH M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $39,985.95 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, LUCIA M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $39,985.85 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, JESSE W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,985.80 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASKO, GINA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,985.70 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROU, DIANA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,985.05 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $39,985.04 Date 10/11/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, MARIE F Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $39,984.83 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,984.75 Date 08/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, EDWARD M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $39,984.51 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORBER, KENT D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,984.28 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, JUDITH A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $39,984.27 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, ROGER, III Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $39,983.90 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPANI, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,983.82 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA, SHARIS M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,983.35 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBIA, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,983.19 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, NICOLE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,982.94 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, COLLEEN E Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $39,982.74 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, GINA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $39,982.71 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULY, CAROLINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,982.50 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWINSKE, MICHELE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,982.24 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JAIME L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $39,982.16 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGER, NICOLE S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,982.08 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEGLER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,982.04 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DARLIEN C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,981.82 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIONE, JENNIFER Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $39,981.64 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEAD, KYLE Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $39,981.59 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,981.43 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, OTIS B, JR Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $39,981.42 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MITCHELL Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,981.38 Date 10/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, MARIA T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,981.33 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, MARRISA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,981.07 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKSTEIN, PHYLLIS A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $39,980.89 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, PETER J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $39,980.88 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, MILES A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,980.79 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BENJAMIN R Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $39,980.79 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLIER, ANGELA C Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,980.77 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, BRITTANY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,980.77 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $39,980.76 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, KIMBERLY A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $39,980.74 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, KRISTINE P Employer name Village of Malone Amount $39,980.48 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIGS, JEFFERY T Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $39,980.38 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, ELLEN C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,980.32 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $39,980.30 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILLS, DANIEL C Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $39,980.30 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, WEYLIN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,980.26 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, SCOTT Employer name Town of Tompkins Amount $39,980.17 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYMAN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,980.12 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JAMES J Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $39,980.11 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, ANGELO J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,979.62 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILNICKI, DAVID T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,979.46 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTLAW, MARQUIS J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $39,979.16 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDERIAN, JOHN S Employer name Warren County Amount $39,978.88 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System