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 BOGARDUS, JON K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,209.36 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSA, CATHERINE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,209.23 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, FALISA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,209.05 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KATIE A Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,209.04 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, COBBIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,208.92 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, CATHERINE M Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $39,208.80 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAPPATT, JOHNY D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $39,208.75 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMAN, GARY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,208.70 Date 12/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,207.97 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATTLIE, BRIT Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $39,207.97 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MONA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,207.72 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARZELERE, JEFFREY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $39,207.58 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, DEBBIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,207.46 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Dannemora Amount $39,207.32 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKULIN, ALEX Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,207.28 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ERIC S Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $39,207.13 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDE, REGINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,207.07 Date 01/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, NAKISHA D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,206.88 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN-DOYLE, MARJEAN Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,206.80 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, CHARLES L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,206.67 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, JAMES C Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $39,205.87 Date 05/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELINDA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,205.38 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESTER, BIANCA M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $39,205.35 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, MICHAEL J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $39,204.78 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MILITZI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,204.71 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, GEORGIANA T Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $39,204.68 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERLIN, GALE P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,204.10 Date 06/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, BRUNO Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,204.05 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, ERICA N Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,203.99 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTH, JOAN M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $39,203.59 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, DAVID Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $39,203.58 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, NELSON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,203.56 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, WILLIAM C Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $39,203.48 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, THERESA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,202.93 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, CHRISTINE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,202.80 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDEY, JESSICA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,202.75 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, KEVIN D Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,202.70 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, PHILLIP P Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,202.63 Date 03/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, AMAR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $39,202.43 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, LOIS C Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $39,202.38 Date 03/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JESSIE-LYNN Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $39,202.13 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, KARL S Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $39,201.93 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, BRANDON M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,201.72 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, LORI A Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $39,201.36 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETKO, KEITH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,201.34 Date 08/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES-GREER, RUTH E Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $39,201.17 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, THERESA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,201.11 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ELLEN M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $39,200.04 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVEK, REBECCA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,200.00 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRENDA LEE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $39,199.92 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCCILLO, EILEEN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $39,199.52 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTENEGRO, NANCY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,199.40 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFFER, LOUIS N Employer name City of Watertown Amount $39,199.15 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTICELLO, CATHERINE D Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $39,199.00 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYE, BRADLEY A Employer name Madison County Amount $39,198.82 Date 07/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $39,198.43 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SANDRA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,198.35 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, MARCIA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,198.30 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, MARY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,198.24 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESIG, MARTHA A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $39,198.00 Date 11/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, JAMES G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,197.92 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, SHANNON L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,197.92 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINT, LUCAS A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,197.92 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, LAURA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,197.92 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHEN, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,197.92 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, ASHLEY C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,197.92 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARER, RYAN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,197.92 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JAMES P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,197.92 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNLEY, LISA M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $39,197.76 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, NOEL A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $39,197.57 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ROHAN ALEXANDER Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,197.56 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, BETTY J Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $39,197.34 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNERS, KEVIN GLENN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,197.31 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISS, CARL D Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $39,197.16 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINDL-CASSIDY, ELIZABETH D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,197.16 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBLEYKER, EDMUND J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,196.98 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, RYAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,196.97 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, JACK Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,196.89 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECK, MANNY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,196.84 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, JAMES T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,196.76 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, JODI M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $39,196.61 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,196.18 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PETER Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $39,196.17 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, REBECA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,195.93 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, CARMEN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,195.83 Date 05/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,195.74 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, CHRISTINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,195.57 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,195.45 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIODY, COLLETTE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $39,195.40 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKER, LAURA A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $39,195.37 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROSEMARIE C Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $39,194.89 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,194.75 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT G Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $39,194.73 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $39,194.68 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMINGER, CASEY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,194.17 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LEE ANNE Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,194.16 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, GRAHAM M Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,193.74 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,193.69 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RICHARD J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,193.20 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYGANT, REY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,192.75 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System