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 VIVES, EILEEN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,629.33 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAIT, ROBERT J Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,629.16 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORD-ANDERSON, RENEE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,629.09 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOMBARD, ROSEANN Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $38,629.03 Date 02/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, JAMES E Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $38,628.85 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, GARRETT J Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $38,628.58 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, SCOTT A Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,627.93 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPES, WILLIAM F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,627.92 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATE, CHRISTINA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,627.81 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RE, LINDEN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,627.60 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, WALTER L Employer name Town of Virgil Amount $38,627.59 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, MELISSA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $38,627.18 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDILE, JANET D Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $38,627.06 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DAVID E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,627.00 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSING, ALISON M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $38,626.96 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, SHELLEY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $38,626.93 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GREGORY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,626.86 Date 03/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALINO, MARIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,626.70 Date 06/21/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MARCY L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,626.09 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORMAN, GREGORY W Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $38,626.07 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, DAVID J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,626.04 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ELAINE D Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $38,625.80 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Washington County Amount $38,625.20 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALA, SANDRA A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $38,625.17 Date 10/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LILLIAN A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $38,625.03 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SETH C Employer name Town of Sparta Amount $38,624.81 Date 09/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDIGE, SUSAN L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $38,624.09 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTWISTLE, SCOTT J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $38,623.81 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, PAMELA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,623.74 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,623.72 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCANNON, ANDREA M Employer name Orange County Amount $38,623.61 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOSHUA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,623.25 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-HODGES, STEFANIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,623.20 Date 08/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, GRANT M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $38,623.07 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KRISTIN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,623.03 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCHEM, BEVERLY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,622.81 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ERIN K Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $38,622.78 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SUSAN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $38,622.74 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT-GILL, ERIC I Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $38,622.54 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS, WAKEITH Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,622.46 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCIAIO, CHARLES T Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $38,622.23 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIORIO, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,622.20 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCIELLO, LYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,622.20 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIUCCI, EILEEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,622.20 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JODI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,622.20 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, STEVEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,622.20 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUQUET, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,622.20 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPER, SHEILA A Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $38,621.70 Date 06/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LAURA J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $38,621.65 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, BRIGGETTE R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $38,621.62 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTWINE, REGINA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $38,621.59 Date 11/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHARD, EDMOND CLAUDE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $38,621.18 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, EMILY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,620.91 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, CLARA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,620.89 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, GINA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $38,620.51 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXUME, BREMY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,620.38 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, REGINA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,620.19 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMON, BARRY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,619.71 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,619.30 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVAL, NICOLAS L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $38,619.22 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKY, IRIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,619.19 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDESTY, BETH S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,619.16 Date 05/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BELLIS, FRANK J Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,619.12 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORL, STEPHEN J Employer name Ontario County Amount $38,618.59 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEAL, TAMMY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,618.28 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERFLIET, ANDREA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,618.12 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBOROWSKI, MARIA U Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,617.82 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, TRACY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,617.48 Date 11/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBISI, JESSICA L Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.19 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, LORRAINE S Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, MYRETA A Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, PATRICIA Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, GLORIA J Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JESSICA L Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAMELA S Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JULIE C Employer name Broome County Amount $38,617.18 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALONE, RONALD L, III Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $38,617.15 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $38,616.80 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JESSICA N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $38,616.46 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKS, LESLIE J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $38,616.33 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEAD, LISA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,616.30 Date 09/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, STACIA A Employer name Essex County Amount $38,615.40 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCO, ANDRE H Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,615.37 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, VERA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,615.33 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-GIBBS, CARLA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $38,615.33 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JULIE E Employer name Broome County Amount $38,615.26 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, JENNIFER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,614.91 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALE, RORY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,614.56 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, LORI N Employer name Warren County Amount $38,614.56 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLICK, PATRICIA E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $38,614.32 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENTINO, CAONABO A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $38,614.17 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, BENJAMIN W Employer name Essex County Amount $38,614.05 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, RUEDI K, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $38,613.58 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, WAYNE F Employer name Erie County Amount $38,613.51 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDZINSKI, DENISE H Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,613.36 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URICK, JASON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,613.16 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLIETE, RANDI J Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,612.99 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, HELEN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,612.97 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, BRIDGET L Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,612.96 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, STEPHANIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,612.29 Date 12/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System