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 DOTY, DIANE A Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $39,904.14 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $39,904.04 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, YADIRA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,903.84 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELGAR, FLORIDALMA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,903.75 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENO, KIMBERLY E Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $39,903.39 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,903.23 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CYNTHIA J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $39,903.20 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNI, ZOILA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,902.89 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TRACY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,902.71 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERENDEEN, BETH A Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,902.56 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $39,902.54 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLOSINSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,902.31 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DENISE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,902.19 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, PHILIP J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $39,902.12 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CAROLYN A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,901.94 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, JAMEL Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $39,901.77 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIER, CALVIN B Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,901.70 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,901.65 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, BARBARA MARIE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,901.63 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADAV, NEELU H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,901.48 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARIAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,901.42 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NANCY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,901.39 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHOUSEN, SANDRA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,901.39 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, MICHAEL E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,901.36 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEFFERILLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $39,901.32 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, DIANE Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $39,901.30 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLSON, WARREN Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $39,901.03 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, EUGENIUSZ Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $39,900.58 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINYAMIN, TKEYNAH R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,900.55 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRETTY, JAMES W, JR Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $39,900.55 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUTRIN, AMY C Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $39,900.51 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLA, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,900.23 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $39,900.15 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, POSCHA A Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $39,899.96 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENCARNACION, FELIX, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,899.95 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $39,899.32 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGARIELLO, MARYANN Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $39,899.25 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Colton Amount $39,899.24 Date 01/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RICHARD Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $39,899.05 Date 06/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, AMANDA L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $39,898.99 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WALL, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $39,898.57 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGILANTE, CARY F Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $39,898.10 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRITTNI M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,897.81 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, WILLIAM R Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $39,897.80 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE-GLEASON, AMY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,897.58 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDRACCHIA, EMERALD Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $39,897.56 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, RICHARD G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,897.49 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSINNO, DAVID P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,897.46 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINO, ROBIN M, MS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,896.87 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILOR, MARY J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,896.80 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALIAN, NANI-LYN Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $39,896.72 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, DARLENE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,896.69 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, MARY E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $39,896.38 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,896.30 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,896.29 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, RANDALL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,896.29 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, GARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,896.29 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, BARBARA P Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $39,896.29 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, JESSICA C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $39,896.29 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, TRACY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,896.17 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DANA M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $39,896.15 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ANN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,896.04 Date 03/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMBRONE, ANTHONY A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $39,895.92 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,895.81 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZACK, LAURA I Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $39,895.51 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTSON, MALLORI C Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $39,895.51 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHANDERESS S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,895.47 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, IRA R Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $39,895.42 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERIN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $39,895.13 Date 05/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, MARLA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,894.79 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, LESLIE C Employer name Washington County Amount $39,894.73 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFFMAN, NANCY J Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $39,894.70 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPPERLY, LISA M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $39,894.54 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LORNA J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $39,894.43 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $39,894.18 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JUAN Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $39,894.12 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADUR, BRYON R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,893.86 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, JEANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $39,893.78 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JEFFRY A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,893.75 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, GORDON S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,893.60 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREOTTI, KATHLEEN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $39,893.48 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JACQUELINE P Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $39,893.48 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURASH, LAURA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $39,893.47 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILWAIN, SCOTT J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $39,893.44 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, JAMES A Employer name Town of Piercefield Amount $39,892.64 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORAIZACA, ANA P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,892.59 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, MARK A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $39,892.54 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROSELLA, DEBRA Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $39,892.52 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, MARSHA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,892.51 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGEWORTH, MARILYN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,892.40 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JOSHUA P Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,892.23 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,892.12 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDER, THOMAS C Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $39,892.11 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, MARY BETH Employer name Albany County Amount $39,892.09 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, GIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,892.06 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, MARY ANN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,891.92 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, JANELLE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,891.83 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, PAUL L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $39,891.64 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBRO, AMANDA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $39,890.39 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MONICA E Employer name Broome County Amount $39,890.31 Date 12/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System