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 NELLIS, DANIEL Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,375.86 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, CARRIE Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $39,375.70 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, RONALD A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $39,375.50 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, ALICIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,375.37 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ELIEZER Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $39,375.17 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DONNA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,375.10 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLEYRES, SANDRA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,375.07 Date 02/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, STACEY L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $39,374.98 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Scipio Amount $39,374.67 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JEAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,374.54 Date 03/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERALDI-YANNACONE, RITA Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $39,373.74 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CAROL A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $39,373.66 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, HAROLD J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,373.45 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, CAROLINA Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $39,373.34 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAY, PATRICIA ANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,372.60 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOCHE, ISRAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,372.52 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDLINE, SYDNEY E Employer name Erie County Amount $39,372.45 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, KELLY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,372.22 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGLING, DOUGLAS G Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,372.16 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETANA, FRANCISCO Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $39,372.04 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MAUREEN E Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $39,371.24 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRIE, RUTH M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,370.96 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZA, LUCIA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $39,370.70 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GAYLE D Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,370.62 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MEGHAN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $39,370.46 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URE, AUTUMN A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $39,370.28 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Oswego Amount $39,370.28 Date 12/28/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, AMY S Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $39,370.08 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ASHLEY R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,369.81 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, PATRICIA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,369.70 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Andes Amount $39,369.70 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELLBAECHER, ANTOINETTE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,369.52 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TAMRA L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $39,369.35 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JAY W Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $39,369.03 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JUDITH C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $39,368.98 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLENSKI, JOHN L, JR Employer name Town of Ephratah Amount $39,368.71 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBANSKI, DAWN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,368.58 Date 05/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SUSAN H Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,368.57 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, KIMBERLY Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,368.36 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNOLI, STEVEN J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $39,367.86 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GAIL D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,367.79 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, LESLIE A, MRS Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,367.71 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHERRY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $39,367.56 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUES, ANDREA H Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $39,367.29 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, DAVE R Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $39,367.24 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, JAMES G Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $39,367.20 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, PAUL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,367.03 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, MICHAEL Employer name Albany County Amount $39,366.98 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KELLENE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,366.90 Date 03/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JANE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,366.90 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGLIA, CHRIS A Employer name City of Utica Amount $39,366.85 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRITMAN, THOMAS E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $39,366.72 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDROSE, TAMMY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,366.71 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, KATELIN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,366.71 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, SHANE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,366.67 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, PIERRE-RICHARD R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $39,366.03 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NATALIE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $39,365.99 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, BRIAN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,365.98 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, BRIAN R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $39,365.16 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, MILFORD D, JR Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,365.08 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL M Employer name Washington County Amount $39,364.86 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, SHANNON G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,364.82 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEMS, JANET L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,364.78 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRISE, DOROTHY A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,364.44 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNIREL, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,364.32 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CHRISTINE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $39,364.15 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, SHARON A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,363.98 Date 03/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHIVE, CHANDRA A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $39,363.81 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, JOHN L Employer name Town of Tompkins Amount $39,363.73 Date 07/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGURA, JAMES T Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $39,363.57 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, MICHAEL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,363.27 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MARY ANN J Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,362.40 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ANNMARIE Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $39,362.11 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LOOY, RYAN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,361.79 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, PRISCILLA Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $39,361.30 Date 04/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRY, CRYSTAL A, MRS Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,361.25 Date 01/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVA, EMILIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,360.72 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, JOHN P, IV Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $39,360.71 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUEHRING, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,360.55 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDORFI, DEBORAH A Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $39,360.49 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMMY L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $39,360.30 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TLOKINSKA-SCROGGINS, MAJA A Employer name Warren County Amount $39,359.97 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSHAAR, DANIEL N Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $39,359.92 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,359.80 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TALISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,359.70 Date 03/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ANNETTE M Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $39,359.65 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHMAN, CAROLYN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,359.60 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPENBERG, ERIK A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,359.53 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, ANAMARIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,359.34 Date 04/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JOHN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,359.34 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, SHARON L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,359.34 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JONATHAN M Employer name Department of State Amount $39,359.34 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, REGINA M Employer name Department of State Amount $39,359.34 Date 09/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, SUSAN L Employer name Department of State Amount $39,359.34 Date 04/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANCE, PHILIP J Employer name Education Department Amount $39,359.34 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLBROOK, LAMAR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $39,359.34 Date 11/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, RUTHANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,359.34 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GRACE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,359.34 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WSZALEK, GINGER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,359.32 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATOVIC, NEDIM Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $39,359.32 Date 08/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System