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 PULAHA, ROBERT Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,663.38 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBERT J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,663.26 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRE, TRACY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,663.19 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTS, ALICIA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,663.02 Date 02/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSS, MICHAEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $39,662.98 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, MARISSA A Employer name Broome County Amount $39,662.90 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARMEN I Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,662.70 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, HEIDI L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,662.56 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISTO, MARY F Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $39,662.52 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHATAVIA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $39,662.26 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, PAUL H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,661.91 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHRISTEL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,661.75 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLFO, JAYNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,661.63 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, CONCETTA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,661.62 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENCZYK, DAVILYN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,661.27 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KATHLEEN E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $39,661.01 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, JAMES C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $39,660.97 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KELLIE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,660.69 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYAW, TAMMY S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,660.54 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, VIRGINIA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $39,660.39 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARTHARD, KENYA M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $39,660.21 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, JOAN B Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $39,660.09 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNEY, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Stark Amount $39,659.97 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DAVID W Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $39,659.77 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELL, JANEL J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,659.72 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOVSKY, NORINE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,659.63 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUE, LISA A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $39,659.46 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, JOSHUA J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,659.36 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDDIE, MICHAEL E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,658.88 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RACHEL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,658.85 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN-VITOLO, JO-ANNE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $39,658.68 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKOR, JAIME B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,658.36 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, MARGARET M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,658.21 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,658.01 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBBS, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,657.99 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, DEBORAH J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $39,657.95 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSMAN, KIM A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,657.88 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,657.79 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, JOSE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,657.70 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, TRAVIS B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,657.34 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES-VEGA, GINEIZA L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,657.32 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, ZAHIRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,656.94 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCOCK, JADE P Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,656.69 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DAISY L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,656.68 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSSA, DENISE A Employer name Greene County Amount $39,656.40 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, JANICE J Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $39,656.14 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIU, VILSON Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $39,656.01 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, GREGORY Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $39,655.80 Date 11/01/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JOANNE M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $39,655.73 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITUCCI, PATRICIA A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,655.36 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, MIKETA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,655.31 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIN, DEBRA A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $39,655.11 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, LATIKA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,655.05 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RANDY D Employer name Town of Franklinville Amount $39,654.92 Date 04/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENWINKEL, WENDY L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $39,654.80 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, MORGAN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,654.77 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, THOMAS C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,653.76 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, JESSE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,653.37 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, LAURA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,653.22 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, CAROL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,653.16 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT-CURRY, EULA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,652.95 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,652.95 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, CHRISTINA N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,652.46 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, ANN MARIE Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,652.34 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, RENEE L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $39,652.14 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, AARON W Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,652.03 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCOME GRAZIOSI, ROSELLA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $39,651.80 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, ROBERTA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,651.56 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JEFFREY D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,651.07 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, HAROLD W Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $39,651.00 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, RUTH C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,650.89 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERIDER, LISA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,650.70 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBARKER, HETTIE S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,650.63 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDER, COLLEEN B Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $39,650.43 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARGA, LUKE F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,649.43 Date 12/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERNICK, LINDA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,648.87 Date 01/21/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIEU, DARLYNE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,648.84 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, SASHA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,648.67 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, PATRICIA G Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,648.39 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILA, JEAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,648.19 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANEY, DAWN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $39,648.17 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNETT, MARK A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,648.11 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, XIOMARA S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,647.92 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, GAIL J Employer name Holland CSD Amount $39,647.59 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRITTANY H Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $39,647.41 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURNAN, MARLENE J Employer name Town of Victor Amount $39,647.38 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KETRA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,647.18 Date 02/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, RENEE N Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,647.15 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, JACQUELINE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $39,646.16 Date 02/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PAUL J Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,646.08 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, KATHY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,646.06 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, OJI A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $39,645.73 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROH, RICHARD W Employer name Holland CSD Amount $39,645.38 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKANDERA, MELISSA L Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $39,645.20 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, LINDSAY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,645.09 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, BRIDGETTE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,645.06 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINEO, MARIEL A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,644.78 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, BOBBY JO Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,643.98 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPE, HENRY A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $39,643.98 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, FILBURT H Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $39,643.76 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System