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 HUMISTON, HEATHER K Employer name Erie County Amount $38,886.10 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVENDALE, LISA A Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $38,886.05 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLE, TONYA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,885.35 Date 11/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID L, JR Employer name Northville CSD Amount $38,885.35 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIRE, JUAN C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,885.32 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,885.10 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDO-PENA, JANNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,885.05 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, TRACEY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,885.00 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIDSBERGER, KARA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,884.94 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BRENNA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,884.91 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KELLY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,884.79 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CATHERINE M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $38,884.62 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, BARBARA S Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $38,884.38 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, ELJAWON N Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $38,884.15 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, TERESA F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,884.05 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALAN F Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $38,883.96 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMAR, CYNTHIA M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,883.90 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENATO, THOMAS J, III Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,883.83 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, DAWN R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,883.74 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, ANN M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $38,883.65 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, BERNARD Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,883.65 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $38,882.90 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGELKA, STEVEN Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $38,882.83 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADCOCK, JEREMY M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $38,882.80 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZAK, MARK Employer name Village of Owego Amount $38,882.53 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALZER, PATRICIA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $38,882.43 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,882.15 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, STEVEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,881.77 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTRYS, DONALD R Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,881.35 Date 09/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, TSZ F Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $38,881.35 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, JODI A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $38,881.35 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUMIL, DONNA J Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $38,881.00 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $38,880.96 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, ANTHONY R Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $38,880.90 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SHERRY A Employer name Town of Parma Amount $38,880.80 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, LAMAR A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $38,880.44 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARZA, SHAWN M Employer name Orange County Amount $38,880.21 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Boonville Amount $38,880.08 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGUGLIO, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,880.00 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICOLA, DOREEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,880.00 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCO, JEANNIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,880.00 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,880.00 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDI, CAROLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,880.00 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIE, MEGHAN E Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $38,879.80 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MERCURIO, ANTHONY C Employer name Washington County Amount $38,879.69 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, EVELYN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,879.03 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SUSAN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,878.89 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, JUDY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,878.89 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLER, KELLY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,878.86 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, SHAWN S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,878.85 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TINISHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,878.73 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, KIM C Employer name City of Rome Amount $38,878.56 Date 08/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANTON, SUZANNE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $38,878.52 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHAEL S Employer name Washington County Amount $38,878.52 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY K Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $38,878.51 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, DENISE L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $38,878.50 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, MATTHEW N Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $38,878.40 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, OLIVE B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,878.30 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PEDRO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,877.82 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CYNTHIA J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $38,877.80 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIA, MAZEN H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $38,877.77 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES H Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,877.70 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MARITZA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,877.54 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIANA, MICHELLE R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,877.47 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADBAW, KYLIE J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $38,877.33 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, COURTNEY N Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,877.27 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'JOMAMBO, SABRINA Y Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $38,877.12 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CONROY C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,877.12 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, RITA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,877.05 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ROCKQUAN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $38,876.55 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, TREVOR E Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $38,876.11 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURK, LYNDSAY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,875.98 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, ANTHONY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,875.91 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CARLY M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $38,875.85 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, MICHAEL B Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $38,875.81 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, MARGARET A Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $38,875.70 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCK, MAURICE C, III Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,875.69 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BONNIE J Employer name Education Department Amount $38,875.44 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISKERN, LUKE F Employer name Town of Groton Amount $38,875.36 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, JEANNINE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,875.24 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANO, DANIEL J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $38,874.93 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, TYLER W V Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $38,874.86 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, MICHELLE L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,874.72 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBER, MARK S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,874.61 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JUSTIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,874.58 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, JENNIFER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,874.12 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRKEL, ELLEN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $38,873.92 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, EMILY Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $38,873.92 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, NICHOLAS Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $38,873.76 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, LINDA G Employer name Essex County Amount $38,873.60 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, FELIPE A Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $38,873.47 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLACK, JESSICA W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,873.24 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHERINE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,873.09 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECERI, LOUIS M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $38,872.87 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ZACHARIAH J Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,872.85 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,872.79 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRBILIS, CAROLYN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,872.51 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, BRIAN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $38,872.40 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSART, JOSEPH J Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $38,872.40 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CYNTHIA G Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $38,872.22 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System