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 SMALL-NI BLOCK, NANCY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,008.32 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMAN, FRANCES P Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,008.20 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, JAMES F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,008.06 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERMANTEL, CHERYL L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $39,007.92 Date 05/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEE, WENDY Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $39,007.39 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINA, EILEEN S Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,007.36 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, LUZ M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,007.28 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,007.28 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, LAURA B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,007.28 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TERRY L Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $39,007.04 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIONI, ANNE E Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $39,007.02 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, JASON M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,007.02 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLIN, LINDA S Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,006.48 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TERRI M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,006.44 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANALY, TAMMY M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $39,006.30 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, LILLIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,006.00 Date 07/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JULIA M Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $39,005.72 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGETT, TIFFANY A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $39,005.47 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JACQUELYN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,005.10 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENECK, MARGARET M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $39,004.85 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACUS, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $39,004.40 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, ERIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,004.34 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, ANGELEA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,004.20 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, SHELBY A Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,004.11 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, ANDREW S Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,003.97 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, WENDY L Employer name Village of Castile Amount $39,003.67 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, JANICE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,003.53 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZION, SANDRA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $39,003.14 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZ, JOANNE M Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $39,003.11 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISTICK, JASON D Employer name Town of Paris Amount $39,002.98 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, GERALD Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,002.88 Date 06/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MARJORIE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,002.88 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, CHRISTIE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,002.70 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, WHITNEY B Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,002.63 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DEBRA J Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $39,002.53 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTTILE, DOROTHY E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,002.40 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBBIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,002.39 Date 05/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUES, ANTONIO F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,002.05 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORILLO, DONNA M Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $39,001.95 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOFF, DAVID R Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $39,001.93 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPANOVSKY, SARAH A Employer name Broome County Amount $39,001.71 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, DEBORAH A Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $39,001.45 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADNYK, WENDY L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,001.43 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, DEAN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,001.43 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, SANDRA L Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $39,001.35 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, DARREN S Employer name Village of Granville Amount $39,000.95 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRA, BRANDON D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,000.83 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, LINDA K Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $39,000.50 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, GIDEON I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,000.36 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, SUZANNE J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $39,000.27 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, EVELYN L Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $39,000.11 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, JAMES R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $39,000.09 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JAMES D Employer name Town of Broome Amount $39,000.07 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,000.02 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, ALEXANDER Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,000.00 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT JEAN, PATRICK Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $39,000.00 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA BERG Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,000.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $39,000.00 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,000.00 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ALWIN H Employer name Town of Rossie Amount $39,000.00 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, STEVEN A Employer name Wells CSD Amount $38,999.97 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,999.71 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,999.52 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $38,999.52 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, BRYAN T Employer name Orange County Amount $38,999.50 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,999.46 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD W Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $38,999.28 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, CYNTHIA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,998.80 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMARIA, THERESA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $38,998.74 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEPPLE, ELI C Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $38,998.73 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, WILLIAM J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $38,998.30 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, DAVE W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,997.90 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTINEN, JOAN Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,997.47 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, JAMES R Employer name City of Utica Amount $38,997.39 Date 10/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAIR, NATALIE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,997.13 Date 06/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONNA J Employer name Essex County Amount $38,997.08 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JEMAL D, SR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,996.97 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNTERBORN, IRENE E Employer name Town of Palmyra Amount $38,996.94 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEREK K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,996.82 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODALE, ANN E Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $38,996.80 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOPIANO, THOMAS M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,996.54 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, SHERI L Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $38,996.53 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, SHERRI M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,996.43 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIRSKI, MEAGHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,996.24 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDA F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,996.24 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LAKIA N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,996.15 Date 10/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MONIQUE Y Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,995.94 Date 05/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, MARK E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,995.67 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,995.38 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGELKE, DIANA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,995.20 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, JAMES V, JR Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $38,995.04 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, LISA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,995.02 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, GISELLE C Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $38,994.99 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, GILBERT M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $38,994.78 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, ELOHI Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,994.44 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, JANET Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $38,994.08 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,993.67 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, CARLO F, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,993.50 Date 10/20/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, COURTNEY Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,993.47 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, NATALIE A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $38,993.33 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System