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 DEAN, SUZANNE E Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $39,225.46 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHANNON L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $39,225.36 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, JOSEPH D Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $39,225.10 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Taghkanic Amount $39,225.04 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPP, MELISSA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $39,224.70 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, LAUREN L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $39,224.69 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, THOMAS W Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,224.31 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTER, GERRY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $39,224.10 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTZ, TODD M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $39,223.97 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSEVERA, LISA A Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $39,223.72 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN G Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $39,223.19 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, JAMES S Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,223.02 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ROBIN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,222.64 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ANTHONY P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $39,222.62 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBLIN, SHARON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,222.62 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANETTI, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,222.61 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINER, AMY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,222.61 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELL, KAREN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,222.19 Date 05/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMERANO, LUCAS G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,222.05 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, LENEE Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,221.84 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELONERO, JAMES Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $39,221.62 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEY, HOLLY M, MRS Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $39,221.60 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, KYLE J Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,221.38 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, REBECCA C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,220.25 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, VICTORIA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,219.88 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMAN, CAYENNE E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,219.85 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, DEBORAH A Employer name Greene County Amount $39,219.60 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRYAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,219.54 Date 07/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRILL, DONNA J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $39,219.18 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNEAU, CATHERINE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,219.08 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECALA, KRISTEN L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,218.98 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDD, UNIQUE K Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $39,218.92 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, MARY BROOKE Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,218.61 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, TREVOR J Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $39,218.47 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIDER, JANET Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $39,218.43 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, LORELEI A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $39,218.17 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KIM L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $39,218.11 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, PAUL G Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,218.09 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESETT, LISA Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,218.00 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODISON, DEBBIE L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $39,217.77 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, RONALD P Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $39,217.60 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTH, SARAH K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,217.28 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, CAROLYN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,216.73 Date 11/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, KATHLEEN M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $39,216.71 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINE, KAREN L Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $39,216.09 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, ROBERT W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,216.06 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, CHRISTINE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,215.64 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, ANGELA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $39,215.35 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MICHELLE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,215.30 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, NAOMIE I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,215.30 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIANO, ESPERANZA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,215.18 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWN, ERIC J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,215.15 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDIO, AMY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,215.10 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, SUSAN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,214.96 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUITT, DIANE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,214.90 Date 12/06/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MELA, ANN MARIE Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $39,214.76 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KEVIN J Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $39,214.72 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, LEE A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $39,214.60 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, ALISA L Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $39,214.50 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, FRANCES L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,214.46 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALECK, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $39,214.40 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNOUGH, BRUCE W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,214.28 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BRIAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,214.28 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, FRANK J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,214.28 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $39,214.14 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, LINDA S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,213.62 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVANOS, ALEXANDROS E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,213.59 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHAEL L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,213.33 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VIVIAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,213.13 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTING, JAMES W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,213.10 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,212.98 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LAURIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,212.67 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPA, IRENE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $39,212.63 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARY, ALTIS D Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,212.48 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, EDWARD W Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,212.26 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALS, JANICE K Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $39,212.23 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHKO, JANICE A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $39,212.14 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHM, SANDRA S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $39,211.99 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, JANEA J Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $39,211.70 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSTETT, JOHN E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $39,211.63 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, JEREMY S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $39,211.47 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JAMES J Employer name Town of Oxford Amount $39,211.30 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, EMMA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $39,211.26 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIOTTA, JACQUELINE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,211.25 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEH, CRYSTAL M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $39,211.16 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $39,210.85 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DAWN K Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,210.80 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, JENNIFER L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,210.60 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLECKI, LINDA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,210.51 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER DORMAN, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $39,210.47 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDAS, ARMANDO Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $39,210.46 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, CHERYL L Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,210.40 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIANNACA, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $39,209.93 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, COLLEEN M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $39,209.80 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURZER, KIM E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $39,209.79 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHR, GEORGE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,209.49 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRICA, JOSEPH J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $39,209.44 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,209.44 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CASEY L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,209.40 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, COLLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,209.39 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System