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 DENTON, DAVID M, JR Employer name Town of Owego Amount $38,224.90 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, CHERYL L Employer name Greene County Amount $38,224.40 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LILLIAN Employer name Greene County Amount $38,224.40 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, RODNEY L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $38,224.06 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, GORDON J Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $38,224.00 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNETT, DIANNE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,223.74 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, XENDARA D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $38,223.46 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAGHTY, KEVIN B Employer name Warren County Amount $38,223.38 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWERKER, MATHIAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,223.10 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,223.00 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOBLICKI, WILLIAM C Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $38,223.00 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, TIMOTHY T Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $38,222.85 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOVISSI, MELANIE J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $38,222.73 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI, ELIZABETH A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $38,222.72 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, VERONICA H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,222.69 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ZULLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,222.35 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SANDRA L Employer name Madison County Amount $38,222.04 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, MYRA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $38,221.86 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, THOMAS W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $38,221.85 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORELLI, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $38,221.73 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOVANOVIC, DANIJELA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $38,221.49 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUFFETT, DAVID C Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $38,221.47 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCHE, DOUGLAS M, JR Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $38,221.47 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MELODY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,221.23 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,221.16 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, MICHAEL L Employer name Albany County Amount $38,220.94 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, SHIRLEY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,220.91 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, SALLY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,220.85 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, NANCY S Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,220.84 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, CATHERINE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,220.84 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,220.84 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, ADAM H Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,220.74 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETHING, WYATT E Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,220.74 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDON, JAMES R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,220.74 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOQUARD, CYNTHIA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,220.74 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,220.74 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, DAVID E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,220.74 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCZAK, THOMAS P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,220.74 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,220.57 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMCIK, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Otsego County Amount $38,220.51 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOREMUS, CHERYL C Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $38,220.49 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, THOMAS Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,220.49 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOL, PHILIP P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,220.43 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT W Employer name Education Department Amount $38,220.34 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROGER A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,220.34 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KELLY A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,220.30 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, HARRY L, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,220.03 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, MARYANN A Employer name Town of Chester Amount $38,220.00 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILLARD, JEREMY D Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $38,219.82 Date 01/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $38,219.82 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, NAOMI R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $38,219.65 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KAREN S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $38,219.52 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANK, MITCHELL Employer name Village of Asharoken Amount $38,219.49 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGNOLA, ANTHONY M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $38,219.47 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE-MC GRIFF, DENISE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,219.39 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, CHRISTINE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,219.24 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, VIDALINA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,219.23 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFERRAZZA, KRISTEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,219.17 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, ANTONIA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,219.09 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JARNETTE, JACQUELINE L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,219.00 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHOUSE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,218.86 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKIEWICZ, GREGORY P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,218.78 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTKERN, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,218.61 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, LORI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,218.58 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, CHRISTENA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,218.50 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, BARBARA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,218.50 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DONNA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,218.50 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBLET, DEBRA Employer name Education Department Amount $38,218.50 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, MELANIE J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,218.50 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, NADINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,218.50 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENNIS W Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $38,218.45 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,218.40 Date 04/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZ, DIANE R Employer name Victor CSD Amount $38,218.25 Date 01/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBERY, MARY C Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,218.22 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, CATHY A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $38,218.18 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPLICZ, STACIA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,218.11 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTMAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,218.03 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, JAMES, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,217.90 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, SHERIDAN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,217.86 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCOE, JAIME M Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,217.52 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESWICK, SCOTT D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $38,217.44 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KENDRA F Employer name Albany County Amount $38,217.05 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLMAN, ERIKA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,216.91 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ADAM C Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $38,216.89 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEGROVE, RANDY J Employer name Essex County Amount $38,216.69 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHELLE K Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $38,216.59 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $38,216.57 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOETGEN, ROSEANNE L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $38,216.34 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSETTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $38,216.21 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIA, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,216.14 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMENTO, FRANK P Employer name Erie County Amount $38,216.03 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, GABRIELLE A Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $38,215.67 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSMAN, CHERYL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,215.60 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $38,215.36 Date 11/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, CANDACE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,214.49 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUSI, CHARLES N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,214.42 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA JANE Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $38,214.29 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERACKER, BRIGITTE H Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,214.14 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DANIELLE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,213.80 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, BRIAN N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $38,213.64 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System