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 BURTON, LEMON J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,551.18 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, DEBBIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,551.12 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPP, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,550.84 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, MICHELLE Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $38,550.48 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHER, CATHERINE Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $38,550.08 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, BEVERLY K Employer name Town of Webster Amount $38,550.00 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, MELODY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,549.91 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JUSTIN J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $38,549.81 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDO, THEODORE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,549.79 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,549.30 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TRACIE L Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $38,549.14 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, INGRID O Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,549.04 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESSY-GONZALEZ, MARGARITA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,548.74 Date 02/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, STACIE A Employer name Allegany County Amount $38,548.70 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ANDREW B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,548.21 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, LAURIE E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $38,548.12 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UCCI, PAUL A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $38,548.03 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, LEI-FANG Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $38,547.93 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARJO, SHANNA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,547.90 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, LAURA E Employer name Chemung County Amount $38,547.89 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOHN V Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,547.77 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBERGAL, SUNNY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,547.62 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, MARICELA G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,547.46 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCATERI, RALPH D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $38,547.36 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, PETER J Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,547.34 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, PATRICIA ANN Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $38,547.34 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCE, ROYSTON T Employer name Education Department Amount $38,547.34 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROXANNE Employer name Education Department Amount $38,547.34 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SHYIAN K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,547.34 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, GILDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,547.34 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, FLOYD E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $38,547.34 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, GABRIEL B Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $38,547.34 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, BIBI S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,547.32 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, VALERIE L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $38,547.32 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, DOUGLAS M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,547.32 Date 04/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, ANN MARIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,547.32 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, YOLANDA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,547.28 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFLE, JENNIFER A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,547.25 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAISEN TOBIA, EVE R Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,546.94 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NELSON Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $38,546.94 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENENBERG, NANCY B Employer name Education Department Amount $38,546.94 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHTON, EULALIA B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $38,546.94 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETKOF, MARLYNN P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,546.94 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, MARIELL Employer name Education Department Amount $38,546.92 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NERNEY, CHERYL A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,546.87 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES HOLDIP, KENRICK S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,546.83 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, NICHOLAS V Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,546.68 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BEVERLY Employer name Department of State Amount $38,546.58 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,546.58 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONG, JILL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,546.58 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUTCH, LISA B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $38,546.58 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACAD, COSETTE L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $38,546.58 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLADOS-SEGUEL, JACQUELINE L Employer name Education Department Amount $38,546.58 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, SHARON Employer name Education Department Amount $38,546.58 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLOS F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,546.58 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,546.58 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANI, ARTI K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,546.44 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERMOLIN, YURIY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,546.24 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, NOWELL S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,546.20 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTE, VIRGINIA R Employer name Education Department Amount $38,546.20 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWHNEY, SATISH C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $38,546.20 Date 08/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DONNA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,546.20 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Warren County Amount $38,546.14 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, GWENDOLYN MAXINE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,546.04 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETKIN, DANIEL D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $38,545.84 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFER, PATRICIA G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $38,545.84 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, WOODLEY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $38,545.84 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHELE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,545.84 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROBEN, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $38,545.84 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, NEEADOTE E Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $38,545.84 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, ROSEMARIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,545.46 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,545.46 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGA, SACHIN Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,545.46 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP-SABATER, STACY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,545.46 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, RITA T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,545.46 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SYREETA L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $38,545.46 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIOVANNI, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Education Department Amount $38,545.46 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEYZER, MAYER M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,545.46 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSU, KALPANA Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $38,545.46 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, RALPH L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $38,545.46 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,545.46 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYTKO, BARBARA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,545.46 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIZEE, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,545.46 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, BRENDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,545.37 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, SANDRA L Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $38,545.21 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, ZIAD G Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,545.13 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLIA, BARBARA I Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,545.10 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SHARILYN Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,545.10 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, LOLA Employer name Department of State Amount $38,545.10 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA-ARAJA, IMELDA A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $38,545.10 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, BETHANIA Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,545.10 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, HELENA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,545.10 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDLETT, SIMONE Y Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,545.10 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ANA C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,544.95 Date 03/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOPSINGH, GLORIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $38,544.82 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, LAURIEANN Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $38,544.81 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, WALTER E Employer name Orleans County Amount $38,544.32 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGGERNAUTH, DAVID Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,544.06 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ROBERT S Employer name Warren County Amount $38,543.98 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DEIRDRE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,543.84 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System