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 TISS, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,760.93 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLEIN, CARRIE J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,760.82 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, RYAN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,760.77 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VORCHIK, JULIE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $39,760.74 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BENSCHOTEN, RONALD L, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $39,760.60 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEDRO, COLLEEN A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,760.30 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PAMELA A Employer name Scio CSD Amount $39,760.21 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SERGIO J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,760.12 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRON-BARTHOLOMEW, HILLARY K Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,759.93 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,759.71 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURR, STEPHANIE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,759.69 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JANET M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $39,759.28 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DAVID J Employer name Village of Franklinville Amount $39,759.00 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, ROSALYN Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,758.57 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJA, SALLY L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $39,758.30 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TALESHA B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,758.29 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMLEY, JANE M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $39,758.19 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $39,757.74 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $39,757.71 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,757.69 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JENISE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,757.68 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, ESTELLE Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,757.61 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, FRED H Employer name Town of Summit Amount $39,757.51 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $39,757.40 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGAR, NISHI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,757.13 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, GLORIA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,756.93 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, DENISE T Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $39,756.81 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, LINDA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,756.49 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, BRENDA S Employer name Newark CSD Amount $39,756.47 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,756.44 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, LISA J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $39,756.28 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, DEBRA J Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $39,756.23 Date 07/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKEN, GARY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $39,756.00 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIZZA, BRANDON A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $39,755.97 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, TIMOTHY Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $39,755.82 Date 06/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, SHIRLEY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,755.81 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNAT, AMY A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $39,754.68 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCARDI, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $39,754.61 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKER, LAURA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $39,754.50 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWETT, TRACY D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,754.42 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOSINO, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,754.17 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, ARTHUR W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,753.88 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,753.54 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $39,753.45 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, NICHOLE R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $39,753.34 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMAR, JEENA A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $39,753.18 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEVES, LORI A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,752.75 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROXANNE T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,752.58 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARREAL-WILLIAMS, JESUSA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,752.30 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JACQUELINE F Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $39,752.21 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, WILLIAM J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $39,752.10 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEA, VICKIE J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $39,752.07 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, KATHY G Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $39,751.70 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, MEGAN K Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $39,751.29 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JODY D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,750.59 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, JOSHUA P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,750.45 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, TERESA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,750.40 Date 02/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNA, JILLIAN N Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,750.38 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIME, TERRY C Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $39,749.24 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, RAYMOND M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,749.13 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALLEN J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $39,748.43 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KELLY M Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,748.12 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBLETTE, M ELIZABETH Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,747.95 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, KATHLEEN B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,747.76 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAFE, MARILYN H Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $39,747.48 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOHN P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,747.13 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, MARCUS G Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,747.05 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCHMUTAT, KELLEY Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,747.02 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, WENDY S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,746.80 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MONICA L Employer name No Greenbush Common Sd Amount $39,746.32 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERE, MARGARET M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,746.24 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, IAN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,746.00 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, TIMOTHY Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,745.98 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, VIRGINIA K Employer name Corning Community College Amount $39,745.92 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETSY A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $39,745.82 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCALA, DANIELLE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,745.67 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, WENDY A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $39,745.35 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, EILEEN A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $39,745.30 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKEY, JANET L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,745.22 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KELLY A Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $39,745.20 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBIN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $39,745.18 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSIE, KATHERINE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,744.90 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVLER, MAEGAN E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $39,744.86 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBEL, KARIE L Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $39,744.82 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERUBE, TRACY L Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $39,744.41 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, TONI L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,744.25 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZATKOWSKI, SHERYL L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,743.54 Date 08/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTUSO, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,743.43 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, DERYL S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,743.23 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPLEY, LINDA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,743.20 Date 11/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAELENS, ERNEST C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,743.11 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,742.80 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, EMMA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,742.55 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, PHILLIP M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,742.55 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAACK, JOSHUA D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,742.48 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VOY, MATTHEW L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,742.12 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GEORGE T Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $39,741.81 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, COLLEEN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,741.80 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, MARSHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,741.49 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, DONALD C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,741.47 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System