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 RITTER, RANDY N Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $39,710.04 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $39,710.00 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, WAYNE I, III Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $39,709.88 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DAY, PATRICIA M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $39,709.80 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRIA, KAREN D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $39,709.53 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMPS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $39,709.43 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, TIFFANY D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $39,709.31 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA-REYES, RAMON Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,709.28 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, COREY D, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,708.84 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIAO, PEI-JU L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,708.65 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, JASON M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,708.34 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNATH, RONALD C Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $39,708.27 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBOLI, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,708.10 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,708.04 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYNIO, ANTONIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,707.99 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, IVEY L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,707.88 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIBLEY, KRISTY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,707.85 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $39,707.71 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $39,707.60 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZEK, JULIE M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $39,707.45 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, PENNY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,706.75 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, LAURA S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,706.68 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, EDNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,706.67 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREAT, REBECCA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,706.50 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT, JUSTIN P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,705.96 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIOCCO, KATHLEEN G Employer name Town of Greece Amount $39,705.92 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, JEFFERY S Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $39,705.81 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,705.62 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $39,705.27 Date 11/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $39,705.27 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, MARK W Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $39,705.19 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Rome Amount $39,705.06 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CARLA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,704.87 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, TAMARA A Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $39,704.78 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, BRIAN P Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $39,704.75 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, ABBIE K Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,704.51 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, THEODORA Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $39,704.35 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, JANE B Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $39,704.27 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, SHEILA L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $39,704.19 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, RANDY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,703.60 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNEEN, KAITLIN G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,703.31 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBORAH R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,703.21 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY-MANCINI, KATHRYNE M Employer name Albany County Amount $39,703.05 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JULIA T Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $39,702.94 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MARLENE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $39,702.88 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MIGUELINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,702.27 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LINDA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,702.01 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEY, ANDREW B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,701.97 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,701.89 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $39,701.87 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHENAUER, CHRISTINE S Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $39,701.51 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ ROSAS, SANDRA E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,701.49 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANN, KELLY C Employer name Orange County Amount $39,701.43 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIPIONI, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,701.40 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBECKER, CONSTANCE Employer name Erie County Amount $39,701.15 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LYNETTE H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,701.09 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $39,700.88 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCZ, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,700.84 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD A Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $39,700.28 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CLEANDREW Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,700.23 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBRECHT, DAVID J Employer name Town of Theresa Amount $39,699.68 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, RICHARD H Employer name Town of Conewango Amount $39,699.54 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, TAYLOR R Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,699.47 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSCHANTRET, CARMEN L Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,699.17 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARIO, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,699.08 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATT, SCOTT M Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $39,698.89 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTIK, JOAN F Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $39,698.60 Date 06/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON ADAMS, TOMIKA I Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,698.59 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, DENISE Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $39,698.38 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNER, KYLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,698.23 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALO, RUTH C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,698.06 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, MARGARET H Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $39,697.99 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISHION, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $39,697.93 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, STEPHANIE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,697.92 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERDORF, MARGARET G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,697.65 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIN, BRANDON JOHN W Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,697.46 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATLIFF, BONNIE J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,697.25 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, CORA LEE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,696.85 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DERRICK R Employer name Town of Morris Amount $39,696.50 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Westmoreland Amount $39,696.36 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEGER, MICHELLE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $39,696.30 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SANDRA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,696.20 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANN L Employer name Madison County Amount $39,696.12 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELT, DENISE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,695.68 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, STEVEN P Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,695.28 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEINER, REBECCA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,695.20 Date 01/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, ROBERT H Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $39,695.14 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERGIEJ, JOANNE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $39,694.90 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZZI, ANNE Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,694.90 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVS, KRISTINE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,694.90 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CARA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,694.90 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, AMY E Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,694.90 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CATHERINE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,694.90 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELL, DAVID L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,694.86 Date 05/29/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $39,694.84 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, CHRISTINE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,694.70 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTS, TAWANDA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,694.54 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FERRARI, JESSICA L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $39,694.48 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYACA, HERNANDO E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,694.32 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAR, DAVID P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $39,693.94 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System