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 FREEMAN, KAREN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,978.73 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMION, ALBERT J Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $39,978.45 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYTON, JOYCE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,978.39 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJREKTAREVIC, HASNIJA Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,978.35 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, ROSEMARY Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $39,978.25 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MARJORIE E Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $39,978.04 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, GARY L Employer name City of Hudson Amount $39,977.65 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPONE, MICHAEL THOMAS V Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $39,977.48 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, JUDY L Employer name Town of Peru Amount $39,976.64 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, LATOYA C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,976.46 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, JACKIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,976.44 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DARRYL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,976.40 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, EMILIE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $39,975.89 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACZKOWSKI, KEVIN D Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $39,975.65 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ZIMBABWE M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,975.51 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, TOBI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,975.50 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,975.26 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WAYNE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,975.26 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, ALISON F Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $39,975.22 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAILINGER, NANCY L Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $39,974.78 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVINO, JOANNA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,974.71 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CANDACE S Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $39,974.55 Date 05/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, JEFFREY S Employer name Portville CSD Amount $39,974.50 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, KAYLA D Employer name Madison County Amount $39,974.41 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, OSVALDO C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,974.31 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, SAMUEL E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,974.15 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, DEBRA L Employer name Albany County Amount $39,973.18 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEBRANDT, MARIE Employer name Albany County Amount $39,973.08 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,972.39 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LATOYA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $39,972.38 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, HARRY J, JR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,972.15 Date 04/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LORI A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,972.12 Date 12/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, AMY M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $39,972.11 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABINSKI, MICHELE A Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $39,972.10 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOSZ, ANDREW N Employer name Erie County Amount $39,971.85 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ERIC R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,971.85 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, IAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,971.74 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $39,971.61 Date 08/30/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLWOOD, IDA M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,971.39 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNAND, GINA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $39,971.23 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIO, DONNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,971.01 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JOYCE V Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $39,970.83 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FELIPE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,970.72 Date 01/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOE, KHINSOE Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,970.72 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SCOTT L Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $39,970.52 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIS, MARIA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,970.42 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZETH, LAUREN M Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $39,970.41 Date 01/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, RAYMOND G Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $39,970.33 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, DIANE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,970.18 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERESA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,970.18 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETYK, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,970.17 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDEN, FRANK T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,969.77 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FREDERICK Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,969.55 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MITCHELL J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,969.46 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $39,969.46 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDARRIAGA, YVETH R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,969.43 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ANGELINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,969.39 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK-ECCLES, JANINE E Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $39,969.35 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASZEWSKI, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Ridgeway Amount $39,969.32 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, IRIS Y Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,969.24 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, TERESA A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $39,968.90 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $39,968.89 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,968.61 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,968.35 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BRUCE R Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $39,967.82 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRAJ, VICTORIA BARKET Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,967.61 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, HARRY W Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $39,967.37 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DIO, ANN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,967.19 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE M Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $39,967.14 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SAUL Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,967.10 Date 05/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK-ROSE, VERONICA I Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,967.06 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, BARBARA Employer name Erie County Amount $39,967.05 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICKMEYER, KEN G Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,967.05 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KATRINA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,967.05 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, THERESA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,967.05 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANDREA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,967.05 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACINTA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $39,967.05 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATRO, THERESA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $39,967.00 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLEN, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $39,966.87 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIELLA, EMMA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,966.75 Date 07/01/1954 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, THERESA M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $39,966.67 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYROADS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Machias Amount $39,966.56 Date 11/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUST, COREY J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $39,966.40 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAIME Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $39,966.24 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, SHERRY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,966.13 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYEA, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $39,966.09 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FREDERICK J Employer name City of Rome Amount $39,966.08 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREA, KEVIN L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,965.98 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, BERNADETTE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,965.89 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANES, EUSEBIA O Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,965.87 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, JEREMIAH Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,965.84 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERION, IRMA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,965.75 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYE, BRANDON R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $39,965.30 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,965.22 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWAN, SHANNON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,965.12 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLSTER, ALAN D Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,964.71 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFSON, JOAN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $39,964.48 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, ARIEL M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,964.33 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADNEY, RICHARD A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $39,964.28 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURECKA, LINDA S Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $39,963.98 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System