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 HARTLEBEN, THERESA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,534.33 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSINO, CRYSTAL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,533.87 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEANINE L Employer name Cayuga Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $39,533.77 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO, EMMANUEL E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,533.49 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUXBURY, KAREN A Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $39,533.28 Date 04/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEUTTERMAN, RICHARD Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,533.16 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, LUCAS J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,533.12 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETO, LOUIS J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $39,533.11 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,533.00 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DENNIS P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,532.80 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, BRENDA B Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $39,532.78 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEHAN, WILLIAM R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,532.58 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JAMES J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $39,532.55 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLERE, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,532.42 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $39,532.29 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERMAN, AMY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,531.74 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, BRIAN J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,531.73 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATERRA, ELLEN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,531.71 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, DANA L Employer name Hamilton County Amount $39,531.42 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Unadilla Amount $39,531.25 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, HAZEL M Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $39,531.17 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, PATRICK A Employer name Albany County Amount $39,530.93 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KAREN A Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $39,530.93 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, EMILY A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $39,530.83 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, ROBIN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,530.52 Date 11/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONE, MARIETOU Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $39,530.48 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN-ROY, MYRIAME Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,530.46 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPITSKY, BARBARA J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $39,530.46 Date 08/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, CHRISTINE S Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $39,530.28 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIELD, PAULINE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,530.27 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DEBRA J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,530.27 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANO, JON Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,530.05 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANY, GEORGIA L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $39,529.99 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHIRLEY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,529.99 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, TAMARA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,529.99 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PATTI L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,529.86 Date 11/15/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABROWNY, LINDA Employer name Town of Webster Amount $39,529.82 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, ASHLEY F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,529.69 Date 02/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAS, KEVIN E Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $39,529.58 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIO, FRANK Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $39,528.82 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, ANNE M Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $39,528.71 Date 09/05/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, MARY E Employer name Orange County Amount $39,528.26 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, TERRANCE W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,528.09 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-JONES, BARBARA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,527.51 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, GEORGE E, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,527.30 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATRACCHIA, LAURA L Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $39,527.20 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, COLLEEN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,526.90 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, KELLY S Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $39,526.75 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, DARLYS A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $39,526.52 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, DENISE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,526.28 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAOTALAT, WANNACHAI Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,526.03 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SHEONDA N Employer name Albany County Amount $39,526.00 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,526.00 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDINO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Victor CSD Amount $39,525.88 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMER, DIEDRIE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,525.84 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, ROBERT A, III Employer name Village of Kinderhook Amount $39,525.39 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, GINA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $39,525.11 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, PAUL M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $39,525.08 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICO, ALKETA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,525.05 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANGELA C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,525.01 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIM, KATHLEEN M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $39,524.92 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROLYN S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,524.80 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDKIW, JEANETTE M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $39,524.78 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, PAMELA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,524.52 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, JEROLD A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,524.27 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZEWSKI, MARY E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $39,524.23 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGORSKI, MATTHEW O Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $39,524.10 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MARTIN L Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $39,523.63 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKOBZA, INDIRA Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $39,523.29 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNAMAKER, CRISTINE A Employer name Village of Bolivar Amount $39,523.11 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, DEBRA J R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,522.76 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, SAMANTHA K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,522.62 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DEMIAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,522.14 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBESI, KIM A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,522.08 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, KIM T Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $39,521.94 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYPPOLITE, PIERRE M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $39,521.76 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, EDWIN L, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,521.28 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CHRISTINE D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $39,520.94 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BARBARA E Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $39,520.91 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MONICA L, MS Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,520.90 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ALAN F A Employer name Town of Adams Amount $39,520.72 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLER, SARAH B Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $39,520.51 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCCI, ADAM H Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $39,520.39 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORGESZ, MIRIAM R Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $39,520.28 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, ROBERT H Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $39,520.14 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FRANK H, II Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $39,519.40 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICOINE, MARTIN E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $39,519.20 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOSKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,519.15 Date 05/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLINI, PINO Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,519.00 Date 11/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHODOLSKI, IRENA Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,518.85 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, TONYA S Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,518.79 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DONNA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,518.63 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, JEAN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $39,518.60 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, RENE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,518.55 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBINSKI, FELICIA B Employer name Town of Victor Amount $39,518.52 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERING, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $39,518.46 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, EVELYN C Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $39,518.41 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, DIANE M Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $39,518.40 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROZZI, CARMELLA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,518.26 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLI, ANTONIO Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,517.94 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System