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 VOLIOUS, DEANNA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,921.72 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, NATALIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,921.02 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $39,920.92 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, KIMBERLY SUE Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,920.88 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREW, KELSEY C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $39,920.30 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,920.12 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DAMIEN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $39,920.08 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DARWIN C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,919.84 Date 10/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Orange County Amount $39,919.63 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VICTORIA D Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $39,919.20 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,919.02 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, TOLLY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,919.00 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, CONNIE C Employer name Albany County Amount $39,918.52 Date 11/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERTA J Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $39,918.10 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, DANIEL C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,918.09 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNO, ROSEMARY E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $39,917.82 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, BRIAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,917.54 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, KEVIN J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $39,917.52 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,917.48 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, SHELLEY L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $39,917.39 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, JON R Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $39,917.26 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MADELEINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,917.26 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, HEATHER L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $39,916.61 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VIDDIO, MICHAEL P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,916.58 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, EILEEN B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,916.57 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CAROLYN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,916.56 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JEFFREY LEE Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,916.31 Date 01/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAHAN, DANNON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,916.06 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, HEATHER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,915.90 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONALD E Employer name Town of Mansfield Amount $39,915.87 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JASON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,915.82 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHM, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Cherry Creek Amount $39,915.75 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERICO, LINDA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,915.71 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, JAMES L Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,915.59 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MICHAEL W Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,914.90 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, MARTHA G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,914.85 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, LAWRENCE J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,914.73 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, TRACEY A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $39,914.68 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEKOS, SHARLENE A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $39,914.22 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, GLADYS P Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $39,914.20 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONKOL, KATHLEEN R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $39,913.96 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, KEITH E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,913.94 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LAUREN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,913.94 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTAGAN, MARCEL Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $39,913.90 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,913.86 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $39,913.83 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LOREN Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $39,913.79 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSKE, DONALD C, II Employer name City of Oswego Amount $39,913.63 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, TRACY L Employer name Village of Upper Brookville Amount $39,913.60 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, MARY K Employer name Warren County Amount $39,913.21 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, KEVIN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,912.52 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOME, DOREEN W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,912.05 Date 06/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTS, VICKI M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $39,911.97 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, JOHN E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $39,911.55 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $39,911.53 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RACHELLE Y Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $39,911.25 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,911.19 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, SUE A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $39,911.18 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ANCY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,911.11 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDIE, WALTER Q Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,911.03 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $39,910.69 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALAU, ANTHONY K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,910.68 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORDELLINI, JONATHAN E Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $39,910.53 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, YONGPEI Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,910.50 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DOUGLAS W, JR Employer name Town of Unadilla Amount $39,910.42 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARIO, JOSEPH C Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $39,910.35 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZNY, JANET Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,910.34 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JANIES L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,910.02 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIFF, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $39,909.94 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, AMANDA L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $39,909.53 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, LORRAINE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,909.48 Date 08/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, CHAD M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,909.28 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $39,909.11 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DORIS E Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $39,908.53 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUFALL, KARL E Employer name Village of Attica Amount $39,907.86 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, SHERI A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $39,907.79 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMPP, FARLEY L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $39,907.59 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, THOMAS J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,907.42 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOEL C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $39,907.09 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, GREGORY B Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $39,906.90 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBRA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,906.75 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARILYN R Employer name Putnam County Amount $39,906.53 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FRANCISCO F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,906.49 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUBA, TOMASZ M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,906.14 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, WAYNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,905.88 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALBERER, KAREN L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $39,905.36 Date 06/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, MICHAEL N Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $39,905.32 Date 08/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUROTH, JENNIFER L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $39,905.24 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, VENIESE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,905.14 Date 06/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, DANIEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $39,905.05 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, CAROL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,904.93 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $39,904.89 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEZAJ, LINDA S Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $39,904.83 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTOMER, MICHELLE L Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,904.80 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBBECK, CYNTHIA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,904.76 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, ROCHELLE L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $39,904.72 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, LATORA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,904.65 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPKOWSKI, JEFFERY, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,904.54 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, VISHNUJANA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,904.23 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $39,904.18 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System