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 KHALID, ABDUL J Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $39,116.03 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, RICHARD J, II Employer name Albany County Amount $39,115.87 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNING, TAMARA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,115.25 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, AMANDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,115.20 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BAMBI C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,115.07 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, SHYLA R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,114.90 Date 05/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOS, MAUREEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $39,114.61 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,114.50 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCA, LA SANDRA J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $39,114.38 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRON, DEBORA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,114.32 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDGICK, TASHA B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,114.17 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELFAST, ALLAN B Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,113.89 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, ANATALIA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,113.82 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, JANICE L Employer name Town of Alfred Amount $39,113.80 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZA, JESSICA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,113.74 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, JASON C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $39,113.62 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ROBERT K Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $39,113.60 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THOMAS R Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $39,113.52 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, AIXA G Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $39,113.49 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNA, ROSALIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,113.30 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUECKEN, DEBRA A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $39,113.20 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKA, ANITA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,113.13 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, GARY L Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,112.46 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DIANA B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,112.40 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTNER, ELEANORE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,111.83 Date 08/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, DAVID F Employer name Town of Bolivar Amount $39,111.71 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JAMIE L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,111.59 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCOS, MARWAN Y Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,111.50 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHEED, CATHERINE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,111.48 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $39,111.44 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, SHEILITA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,111.33 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, TRICIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,111.27 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, VALSA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $39,111.16 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DUSTIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,111.07 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, MICHELLE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,110.90 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, HARRY M Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $39,110.87 Date 11/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MARILYN S Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,110.84 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,109.64 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, KATHY L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,109.12 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VENDA MAE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,108.86 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, BENNY Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $39,108.74 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, ANIBAL, III Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,108.59 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LESLIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,108.50 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, LINDSAY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $39,108.48 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, BRIANNA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $39,108.45 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, HEATHER H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $39,107.77 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBER, MICHAEL S Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $39,107.69 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, ROBERT S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,107.64 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,107.51 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, BONNIE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,107.26 Date 10/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, DANNY Employer name Orange County Amount $39,107.14 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREED, ADAM S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,106.72 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANKOW, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,106.65 Date 11/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, KELLIE A Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $39,106.37 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELZENER Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,106.29 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, PHARES Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $39,105.96 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, IDA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,105.65 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGIDA, NIGEST G Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,105.45 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JEFFREY W Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,105.24 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DAWN TERESA Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $39,105.23 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEKINDER, RAYMOND C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $39,105.07 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, HORACE L Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $39,104.93 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBLINSKI, MATTHEW D Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,104.81 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBURCIO, JOSEPH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,104.23 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, LISA Employer name Albany County Amount $39,104.02 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, GORDON Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $39,103.86 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, ADAIR J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,103.45 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHELE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,103.44 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $39,103.20 Date 12/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKER, LAURA Employer name Erie County Amount $39,102.93 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KELLEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,102.60 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVRA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $39,102.49 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSCELYN, WARREN P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,102.45 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALIKIAS, WILLIAM J Employer name Education Department Amount $39,102.33 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREW C Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,102.10 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLIS, LOUIS M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $39,101.96 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DONNA L Employer name Elba CSD Amount $39,101.63 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, MARJORIE L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $39,100.96 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENGBE, KATHLEEN L Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $39,100.62 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, BERNADETTE M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $39,100.41 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, JASON L Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,100.14 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATANIA, CHRISTOPHER I Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $39,099.94 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGET, NICHOLAS DUTHARD Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,099.90 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, ROBERT C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,099.88 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBERT A Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $39,099.67 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DAVID W Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,099.28 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, RONALD R Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,099.28 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREVARD, JEROME Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,099.18 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DANIEL K Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $39,099.06 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, SHANNON L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,098.70 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, LOUISE E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $39,098.58 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, EVAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,098.28 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Deposit Amount $39,098.26 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Gouverneur Amount $39,098.01 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDRO, GERARD E Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,097.81 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, SARAH J Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,097.77 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, MARIO S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,097.60 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JAMES T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,097.60 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Gilbertsville Amount $39,097.56 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, ALBERT P, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,097.18 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System