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 KELLAND, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,258.56 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, JOHN J Employer name Malone Housing Authority Amount $38,258.52 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, JENNIFER K Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,258.47 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPLUN, MARLENE S Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,257.87 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, CORINNA P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,257.71 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDUN, LINDA L Employer name Albany County Amount $38,257.53 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LAUREN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $38,257.30 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELEC, BRYAN J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,256.31 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEBOLINI, AMBER L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,256.05 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DANIEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,255.97 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, SANDRA L Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $38,255.67 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNER, KRISTINA J Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $38,254.73 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINERSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,254.52 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'INCECCO, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,253.92 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DALE C Employer name City of Fulton Amount $38,253.82 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBAIRN, CARISSA L, MS Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,253.47 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, CELINE K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $38,253.46 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PATRICIA G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $38,253.46 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARYKAY Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $38,253.18 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEYH, APRIL M Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,253.10 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEOME, DEBRA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,252.80 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSANTE, MADELINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,252.59 Date 01/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LINDA M Employer name Albany County Amount $38,252.57 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, TRISHA A Employer name Washington County Amount $38,252.51 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, WENDY D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,252.44 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, JALILA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,252.37 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COADY, AUDREY E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,252.22 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Owego Amount $38,252.09 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FELICIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,252.01 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,251.60 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNIS, JOANN Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $38,251.44 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAKOWSKI, MARY K Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,250.88 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VERCELLY, SHERRI L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,250.10 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, DANIEL H Employer name Town of Persia Amount $38,250.00 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PEGGY A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $38,249.96 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, TINA M Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,249.90 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-STARACE, CHERYL B Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,249.36 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, VICKI M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,249.11 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBRICO, DEBBIE A Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $38,248.67 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, SARAH Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $38,248.25 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWIGG, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,248.22 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, MARK D Employer name Seneca County Amount $38,248.12 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRIMELLO, MARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,248.10 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, IAN R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,247.99 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVERIO, YASMIN D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,247.91 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPEKA, JO ANN Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $38,247.65 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,247.58 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, RONALD J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,247.44 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULZER, SARAH J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $38,246.86 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, MICHELE J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,246.82 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, CHRIS K Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,246.80 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NALITA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,246.65 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTT, ERIC R Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $38,246.58 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, ANNETTE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $38,246.56 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, GREGORY C Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $38,246.51 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, KIM L Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $38,246.47 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENZO, BRIAN T Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $38,246.44 Date 11/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CAROLYN E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,246.44 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO-WALTERS, SHARI ANN Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $38,246.41 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHN, JAMES C Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,246.22 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURNOW, JOSEPH M Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,246.17 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVO, CHELSEA L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,245.74 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLIFFE, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $38,245.60 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ALYSSA B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,245.54 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LUIS A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,245.52 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, TABAITHA L Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $38,245.50 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, DOROTHY J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $38,245.28 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, SANDRA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,244.92 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, MADONNA D Employer name Erie County Amount $38,244.19 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZ, LINDA M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $38,244.10 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $38,244.07 Date 12/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINOLD, WILLIAM G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,243.94 Date 11/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $38,243.88 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, GLORIA E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,243.56 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, MONICA P Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,243.15 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, JACQUELINE P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,243.15 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNA, VICKI W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $38,243.09 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, HANS H Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $38,243.04 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZER, JOAN S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,243.01 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLI, MICHAEL D Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $38,242.80 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRTCH, ANTHONY E Employer name Tioga County Amount $38,242.80 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGALA, SUSAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,242.59 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,242.48 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, MARK A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $38,241.91 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $38,241.72 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,241.40 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA E Employer name Washington County Amount $38,241.21 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, GARY Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,241.20 Date 02/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SHANNON M Employer name Northville CSD Amount $38,241.20 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONETTI, ROBERT R Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $38,241.15 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUIPYLO, CASSANDRA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $38,240.93 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFRUM, MELANIE A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $38,240.74 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHEL, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,240.35 Date 01/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, NANCY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,240.31 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, JANET S Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,240.10 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADROVED, DAVID A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $38,239.81 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, PAUL G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $38,239.79 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARHAM, VIRGINIA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,239.34 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JOEL Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $38,239.28 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, PATRICK J Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,239.25 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System