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 FREEMAN, ANTHONY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,418.92 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Wells CSD Amount $39,418.80 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,418.53 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, CHRISTINE Employer name Erie County Amount $39,418.45 Date 11/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRAZZA, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $39,418.20 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JARY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,418.19 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLEY, WENDY Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $39,417.89 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, CYNTHIA D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $39,417.71 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMASRI, ALEXANDER S Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $39,417.31 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, KRISTOFER W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,417.24 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, WENDY D Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $39,417.01 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, YVETTE M Employer name Department of State Amount $39,416.95 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DEBORAH M Employer name Village of Canton Amount $39,416.91 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, SANDRA D Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $39,416.72 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, AMELIA E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,416.59 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GWYNE, SARAH M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,416.56 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOS, JAMES S Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,416.49 Date 04/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLY, HELENE H Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $39,416.48 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, MARCY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,416.25 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETH-STATT, THERESA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $39,416.22 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,416.11 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAFIR, YVETTE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,415.94 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, JEANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,415.84 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT D Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $39,415.64 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, STEPHEN J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $39,415.43 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, NATASSIA M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $39,414.98 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Andes Amount $39,414.86 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SIMMONE J Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $39,414.79 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, YOLANDA Employer name Corning Community College Amount $39,414.69 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, ANN M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $39,414.58 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, HENRY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,414.55 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SAMUEL Employer name Erie County Amount $39,414.49 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCKER, YVETTE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,414.40 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, JAMIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,414.13 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BRUCE F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,414.13 Date 12/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, WILLIE C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,414.11 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, LORA J Employer name Warren County Amount $39,414.02 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANVILLE, GRACE F Employer name Warren County Amount $39,414.01 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBULSKI, LISA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $39,413.98 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, HEIDI Employer name Warren County Amount $39,413.97 Date 12/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPNEY, KIM A Employer name Warren County Amount $39,413.96 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DANIELLE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,413.85 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PATRICIA F Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $39,413.58 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADGE, JOYCE A Employer name City of Cortland Amount $39,413.27 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARIA E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,413.24 Date 12/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,412.85 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATON, GAIL Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $39,412.63 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICHETTI, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $39,412.63 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JENE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,412.50 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTSLEY, JAMES C Employer name Broome County Amount $39,412.27 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIER, SUSAN G Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,411.85 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, CATHERINE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,411.70 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ARETHA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,411.70 Date 06/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, CHEYENNE B, SR Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $39,411.65 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, ARQUELIO J Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $39,411.59 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, PENELOPE H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,411.35 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, DAVID M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $39,411.32 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDT, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $39,411.32 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARK H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,411.32 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, GONZALO Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $39,411.12 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESE, FRANCES Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $39,411.04 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $39,411.00 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, WALTER M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $39,410.74 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, ALTAGRACIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $39,410.65 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, RONDENE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,409.92 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JAN R Employer name Jamestown Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $39,409.48 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTTO, LORETTA M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,409.42 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SHARON Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,409.23 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MARIE J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,408.85 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGO, DONALD C Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $39,408.85 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANADO, ALFREDO Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $39,408.44 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, TIFFANY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,408.40 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RONALD A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ANTHONY J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLISTE, MARTHA J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, RAMONA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,408.34 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LILLIAM Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,408.34 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAGROVE, A J M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, CHARITA Y Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZARRO, NARCISA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JAMIE JAY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,408.34 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE THOMPSON, MARY V Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $39,408.34 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALBERT L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $39,408.34 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLSI, CLAIRE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,408.34 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,408.34 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SUSAN Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $39,408.32 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, DAVID H Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,408.26 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, DEBORAH M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,408.20 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, REINE T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $39,408.17 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, THOMAS J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $39,408.02 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, KYLE R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,407.81 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNAK, GENEVIEVE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,407.80 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, ERLENE P Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,407.79 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMKOWITCH, ANTHONY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,407.65 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JOHN A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $39,407.40 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, DAVID Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,407.16 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Town of Coventry Amount $39,407.02 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, DIANA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,406.30 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADNER, BETH S Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $39,406.12 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, JOSEPH A Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $39,406.01 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System