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 BRISTOL, JEREMY W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,502.72 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELISSA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,502.31 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, MATTHEW R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,502.11 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ANDRIA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,501.93 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, BEN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,501.34 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOANNE T Employer name Orange County Amount $39,501.31 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DENNIS E Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $39,501.02 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMINOWSKI, DAWN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,500.94 Date 05/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, KRISTEN R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $39,500.90 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZONE, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Oswego Amount $39,500.80 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMOND, JANE B Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $39,500.80 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,500.39 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, HARRY Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,500.30 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, ROBERT J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $39,500.11 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASTRUM, JUSTIN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,499.84 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JOHN M, III Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $39,499.78 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQQ, TAHIR I Employer name Village of Walton Amount $39,499.57 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, PAULETTE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $39,499.25 Date 06/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVINSKI, COLLEEN E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $39,499.23 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WSZOLEK, JACOB L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,499.22 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANELL, SUSAN L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $39,499.20 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, ELA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $39,498.87 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSHAW, RAYMOND S Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,498.74 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGOWAN, DENISE Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,498.73 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, CYNTHIA G Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $39,498.35 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENNETH J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $39,498.15 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIER, ERIC M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,498.14 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,497.84 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, ROSALIND Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $39,497.83 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, JEREMY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,497.67 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, WENDY L Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $39,497.67 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCHFORD, HERBERT Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,497.46 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIGLIA, COLLEEN Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $39,496.92 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, JAMIE L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $39,496.41 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RITA ANTONIA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,496.23 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGEN, MAJELLA M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,496.19 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLINA, PAMELA J Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $39,496.04 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, JAMIE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,495.89 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDBLAD, DONALD R, JR Employer name Town of Worcester Amount $39,495.64 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, MARGUERITE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,495.56 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, DARRIN W Employer name Madison County Amount $39,495.40 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MELISSA A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $39,495.39 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINZOW, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $39,495.35 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANDREA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,495.01 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, TRUDY A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $39,494.91 Date 07/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES-EBERT, ROSEMARIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,494.86 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNAW, PAUL G Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $39,494.70 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ABIGAIL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,494.66 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANI, ANTHONY C, JR Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $39,494.33 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZER, ANN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $39,494.01 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, NORIKO I Employer name Erie County Amount $39,494.00 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO-CALIXTO, ALBERTO Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $39,493.95 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, EDWINA B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,493.36 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, ASHLEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,493.29 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRETT A Employer name Essex County Amount $39,493.24 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLINGER, COREY B Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,493.02 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER, JACQUELINE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,492.92 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRE, ROSA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,492.82 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, PIERRE R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,492.74 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOCK, JAMIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $39,492.73 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGO, DIANE L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $39,492.69 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINN, ASHLEE J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,492.60 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $39,492.49 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, CHAD M Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,492.47 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, CRYSTAL G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,492.17 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPASEVSKI, DUSKO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,491.66 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCHETTI, ANGELA G Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $39,491.04 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, BEATRIZ E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,490.63 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVOU, JANICE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,490.56 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIN, LORRAINE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,490.54 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, ERIN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,490.53 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, TIANA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,490.47 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, EMILY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,490.12 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, AMELIA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,490.03 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, PHILIP E, JR Employer name Washington County Amount $39,489.89 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLETT, HUMBERTO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,489.87 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGREW, DENISE S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $39,489.73 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, THOMAS M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,489.62 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDER, JEREMY M Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $39,489.56 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDO, FRANCISCO C Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $39,489.53 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, JAMES M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $39,489.45 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, ANNMARIE Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $39,489.30 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, APRIL S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $39,488.97 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DAWNE M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $39,488.83 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, RONALD D Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $39,488.83 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, MICHAEL P Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $39,488.61 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTE, WAYNE G, SR Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,488.55 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, ONEIL A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,488.45 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, BURTON L Employer name Town of Clarksville Amount $39,488.12 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, REBECCA L Employer name Madison County Amount $39,487.96 Date 07/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBET, PATRICIA D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $39,487.94 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, DAMIEN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,487.83 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, MEGHAN B Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $39,487.74 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $39,487.60 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, TERRANCE J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,487.50 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JESSICA M Employer name Broome County Amount $39,487.36 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURY, SANDRA Employer name Town of Gates Amount $39,487.28 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $39,487.27 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, ROGER E Employer name Town of Lexington Amount $39,486.99 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNE, MICHAEL L Employer name Warren County Amount $39,486.87 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System