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 KELLY, SHARON L Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $38,914.14 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADSPETH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $38,914.14 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DIANE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,913.85 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, ELIZABETH E Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $38,913.61 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, SUSAN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,913.50 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVEY, DAVID Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $38,913.48 Date 10/16/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, CORRINE M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $38,912.97 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, SABRINA C Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $38,912.92 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, DIANE L Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $38,912.90 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, ELIZABETH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,912.84 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHAEL P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $38,912.80 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITTS, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $38,912.51 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUPP, SHERYL L Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $38,912.27 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHLER, LORI A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,912.26 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, DANIEL S Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $38,912.25 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, TYSSHRA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,912.16 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ARCARA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,911.94 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $38,911.86 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JULIE L Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $38,911.81 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,911.70 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPROOD, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $38,911.58 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRANDY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $38,910.77 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, HEIDI J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $38,910.74 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPUT, LYNDA S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,910.43 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTER, GEORGE SCOTT Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $38,910.33 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDZINSKI, SARAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,910.28 Date 07/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARHARTT, MARK A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $38,909.99 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARIA C Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $38,909.74 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, HARRY Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,909.60 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANNE M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,909.33 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DAVID Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,909.02 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OESER, GARY P Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,908.90 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, LANCE B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,908.74 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSOR, ALAN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $38,908.70 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACY, SARAH K Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $38,908.01 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNLEY, RONALD Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,907.95 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNNIGHEN, DESMOND Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,907.93 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD J Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $38,907.75 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORIO, LISA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,907.51 Date 03/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVAN, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Olive Amount $38,907.39 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, CARLA Employer name Town of Olive Amount $38,907.34 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOSEPH K, II Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $38,907.21 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, RYAN D Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $38,907.15 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KURT W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $38,907.13 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, ROGER O Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,906.73 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, SHAYJUAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $38,906.50 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, DANIEL T Employer name Albany County Amount $38,906.50 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCEL, MARGARET R Employer name Albany County Amount $38,906.49 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHINS, KENDRA R Employer name Albany County Amount $38,906.49 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMERMAN, KARIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,906.38 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODOCK, FORREST TED Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $38,906.30 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENER, SCOTT E Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,905.88 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, EILEEN J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $38,905.24 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, CYNTHIA H Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,904.98 Date 10/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO, OLIVER S Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,904.78 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BETH ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,904.72 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, KIMBERLEY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,904.63 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECH, DAVID Employer name Education Department Amount $38,904.28 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, DANIEL P Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $38,904.15 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, THERESA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,903.33 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, BRITTANY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,903.21 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, NANCY M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,903.15 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARVESE, RHONDA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,902.78 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAERINGER, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,902.77 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, EILEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,902.33 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNICEK, COREY J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $38,902.13 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, EDWARD K Employer name Orange County Amount $38,901.91 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, NINA D Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $38,901.82 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSKA, DONNA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,901.67 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, OLIVIA K Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $38,901.35 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, STACIA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,901.33 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWACIAK, LISA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,901.29 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNFOLA, RYAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,901.15 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUBE, RICHARD Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $38,901.14 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, LAURA S Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $38,901.02 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARIANNE Employer name Broome County Amount $38,900.94 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, SONIA E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,900.91 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, ALMA A Employer name Albany County Amount $38,900.68 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, TAMMIE A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $38,900.48 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, VICKIE L Employer name Essex County Amount $38,900.40 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATAL, FAYKEITA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,900.18 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, RICK D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,899.98 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNOWSKI, HANNAH R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,899.84 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, ANTHONY B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,899.74 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DANIEL A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,899.72 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFFMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $38,899.70 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MANDY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $38,899.59 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,899.42 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DOUGLAS W Employer name Town of Westmoreland Amount $38,898.90 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,898.89 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSACCHIA, CARLA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $38,898.80 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARCUS A Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,898.74 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACE, ANDREW W Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,898.46 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBECK, PAULA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,898.46 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUG, JANET H Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $38,898.35 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, MARY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,898.16 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LORRAINE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $38,897.84 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFETT, CIRITA T Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $38,897.52 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, CHRISTINE S Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $38,897.50 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, RHETA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,897.40 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System