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 MC KEE, MAUREEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,877.95 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER DELOSH, PAMELA A, MR Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,877.95 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS GREEN, CATHERINE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,877.88 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEMAN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $39,877.70 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JAMES R Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,877.62 Date 07/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMON, YVETTE E Employer name Education Department Amount $39,877.62 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EMILY L Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $39,877.52 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBELLIS, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $39,877.44 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOFFORD, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $39,877.44 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DESIREE L Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $39,877.22 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MEGHAN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,877.10 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKS, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $39,877.04 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, JEFFREY P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,876.92 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSZCAK, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $39,876.89 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKO, NEIL D Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,876.85 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISS, ALICIA M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $39,876.84 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, LOIS J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $39,876.82 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOTT, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $39,876.82 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, THOMAS D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $39,876.48 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIST, JOSEPH W Employer name Erie County Amount $39,876.43 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKEL, MICHELLE C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $39,876.35 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, JOHN B Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $39,876.24 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-SANCHEZ, EMMANUEL H Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $39,875.65 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ERIC G Employer name Town of Essex Amount $39,875.43 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLI, SUSAN K Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $39,875.40 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, AARON M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,875.39 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, DARCY E Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,875.19 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,874.88 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, ROBERT W Employer name City of Auburn Amount $39,874.57 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSHUA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $39,874.53 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ROSEMARY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,874.43 Date 10/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, LARRY J Employer name Town of Rutland Amount $39,874.38 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Lyndon Amount $39,874.28 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, JAMES T Employer name Town of Lyndon Amount $39,874.28 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, LILLIAN A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,874.16 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASNIESKI, MARGARET Employer name Orange County Amount $39,874.12 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, JARAD J Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $39,873.23 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, CAROLEE N Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $39,873.13 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIELLO, DOMINIC Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,872.78 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURO, NICOLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,872.78 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CLARA L Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,872.36 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, MICHELE P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,872.30 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, LEAH Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $39,872.05 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHIC, ZIJAD Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,872.05 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPENHAGEN, F DAMON Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,871.88 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICO, HOLLEY L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,871.71 Date 02/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBIE, GAIL H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,871.58 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, JUDITH A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,871.46 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JANET L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $39,871.46 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERACKER, KATE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $39,871.21 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTO, DANIEL R Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $39,870.72 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVIELLO, TAMRA L Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $39,870.35 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JEFFERY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,869.98 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, MICHELENE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,869.91 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, MICHELE L Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,869.90 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAGLIA, SUSAN A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $39,869.80 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, LORNA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,869.75 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $39,869.61 Date 11/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, STEPHANIE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,869.56 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, DONNA J Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $39,869.23 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, DIANE C Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,869.22 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, HEIDI J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,869.18 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, YVONNE P Employer name Village of Baxter Estates Amount $39,869.10 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINENBERG, CLIFFORD R Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $39,869.02 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, JOHN W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,868.64 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPARI-FENLON, DENISE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,868.25 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, ALTAGRACIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,868.16 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $39,867.78 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, JESSICA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,867.77 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JANET A Employer name Village of Northport Amount $39,867.76 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, LORI L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $39,867.58 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, RONDA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,867.58 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DEBORAH S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,867.57 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMET, SUSAN E Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $39,867.40 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, TINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,867.33 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATISAX, PETER A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $39,867.13 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, KATHERINE D Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $39,867.13 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYSEN, DEANNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,867.01 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $39,866.82 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, DEBORAH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,866.54 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZE, MAUREEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,866.19 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,865.96 Date 11/20/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ELISABET Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,865.90 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOURA, DEBORAH Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,865.86 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYBENDIS, DAMON S Employer name Essex County Amount $39,865.76 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LEETTA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,865.63 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,865.41 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, JOANNE G Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,865.36 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,864.94 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, ROBERT J Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,864.77 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,864.47 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHA DURAO, MARIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,864.15 Date 11/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEASANT, DANNIE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,863.80 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUZ, ERICA LYNNE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,863.57 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, CAROL J Employer name Andover CSD Amount $39,863.28 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEZ, KATELYN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,862.87 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, BECKY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,862.83 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, STELLA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,862.79 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOPOULOS, DINO Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,862.57 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, JOSE A Employer name Tarrytown Mun Housing Auth Amount $39,862.56 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System