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 HYNES, RAYMOND D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,767.88 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANGLE, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,767.74 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEE, ROBERT F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $38,767.58 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, JAMES B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,767.39 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, LISA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,767.38 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, LARRY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,767.08 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,767.03 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDROTTI, CASSANDRA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,766.45 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIPPEL, KEVIN D Employer name Orange County Amount $38,766.33 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BARBARA A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $38,766.33 Date 11/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARUCH, WALTER V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $38,766.33 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, KATHLEEN B Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,766.24 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, HELEN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,766.23 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZ, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $38,766.03 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, HARRY J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $38,766.00 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALL, CARLA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,765.96 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACI, ANTHONY JOHN Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $38,765.84 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $38,765.83 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, CARMEN N Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $38,765.69 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, JOHN C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $38,765.52 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZ, DENISE D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $38,764.99 Date 12/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ-BRANDT, MELISSA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,764.97 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIL, EMILY P Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,764.95 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ASTON Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $38,764.95 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JUSTIN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,764.76 Date 09/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JANELLE M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $38,764.62 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, GILES J, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,764.55 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, LOUIS J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,764.26 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, REBECCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,764.12 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DWIGHT L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $38,763.90 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, SARA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,763.84 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKE, MICHELE D Employer name Orange County Amount $38,763.78 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-MILLER, ANNA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,763.66 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, AZARIAH L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $38,763.61 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JON M Employer name Town of Worcester Amount $38,763.41 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KAREN A Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $38,763.22 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADECKAS, APRIL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,762.88 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,762.60 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANICCIA, CATHLEEN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,762.55 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZACZKA, ROBERT E Employer name Erie County Amount $38,762.37 Date 05/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, LAWRENCE Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $38,762.21 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, TRACY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,762.15 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JAZMIN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,762.10 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JILES, ANTHONY D, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,761.70 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASTUCA, NANCY B Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $38,761.64 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSER, ZAKIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,761.52 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PROSPERO, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,761.34 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, ELIZABETH L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $38,761.33 Date 09/13/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, DOUGLAS S Employer name Town of Mcdonough Amount $38,761.33 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Machias Amount $38,760.86 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, MICHAEL V Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $38,760.69 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTOWICZ, GAIL M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,760.49 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DORISHIA L Employer name Albany County Amount $38,760.38 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, KAMRAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,760.30 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RIAN P Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $38,760.06 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NITTO, MARCIA L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $38,760.05 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ANGELA M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $38,760.00 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDMAN, KAREN Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $38,760.00 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $38,759.70 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, KEVIN B Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $38,759.64 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZARRO, LISA S Employer name Scio CSD Amount $38,759.26 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDEL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,758.89 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JAMES B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,758.71 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTROM, GRETCHEN H Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $38,758.40 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAFAEL Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $38,757.81 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SONIA Y Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,757.64 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHODA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,757.04 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSIE, NIGEL R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $38,756.63 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHARD, PETER A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,756.48 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ARCHIE H, III Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $38,756.44 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNN, LEONIDISA A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,756.18 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MIRANDA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,755.78 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, JAMES W Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $38,755.69 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNACHE, NANCY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,755.56 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, STEVEN P Employer name Orleans County Amount $38,755.38 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, JOYCE Employer name Education Department Amount $38,755.22 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, MATTHEW Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $38,755.19 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKOVITCH, KELSEY L Employer name Greene County Amount $38,755.16 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CINDY C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,754.91 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LIZARELIS Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,754.89 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CATHY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,754.85 Date 04/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIO, JOSEPH K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,754.51 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DONNA M Employer name Oneida Housing Authority Amount $38,754.37 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, JUDITHMARIE G Employer name Essex County Amount $38,753.96 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, BROOKE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,753.96 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JENNIFER M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $38,753.72 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELBECK, RICK L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $38,753.62 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Locke Amount $38,753.08 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, DONITA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,752.76 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCANNON, CAROLYN A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $38,752.72 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIO, MARY D Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $38,752.61 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, DAVID V Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,752.51 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMANN, JOHN F Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $38,752.44 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, CATHERINE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,752.43 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, ERIN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $38,752.35 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, KIRSTEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,751.80 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKIMER, ANTOINETTE P Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $38,751.62 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KELLYANNE Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $38,751.25 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANITZ, JOSH T Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $38,751.24 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,751.17 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System