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 HARTING, PATRICIA L Employer name Village of Windsor Amount $38,197.93 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, EDWARD L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $38,197.67 Date 01/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKI, JAN B Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $38,197.00 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JACQUELINE Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $38,196.93 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANOVIC, ALEKSANDRA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,196.86 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLESTON, ANTHONY D SR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,196.80 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLESINSKI, CRAIG R Employer name Orange County Amount $38,196.69 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ASHLEY A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,196.44 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, RONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,196.32 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMER, BRANDON W Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $38,196.31 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTZENMAYER, SALLY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,196.29 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, MICHELLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,195.45 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JEANNENE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,195.41 Date 04/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIJAIRAM, ANNIE M, MRS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,195.38 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUS, ANGELA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,194.97 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUS, JASON R Employer name Town of Burlington Amount $38,194.81 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KYLE J Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $38,194.69 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, KATHERINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,194.52 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCZEPANSKI, GENE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,194.37 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, DEBORAH L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,194.33 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $38,194.23 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTES, KEVIN W Employer name Town of Smithville Amount $38,194.17 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SAMUEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,194.10 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDO, LYNN A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,193.77 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, MARY S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $38,193.74 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Jay Amount $38,193.71 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, BARBARA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,193.55 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEKAN, SAFET Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,193.52 Date 11/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, PAMELA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,193.47 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, BRIAN P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,193.46 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, IAN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $38,193.46 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAHAM, OWEN M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $38,193.31 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,192.70 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTEA, LUZ M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $38,192.67 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, LYNN M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $38,192.62 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUICCA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,192.57 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHNER, MICHAEL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,192.56 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICHETTO, JANET M Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $38,192.16 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGERMAN, ELLEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,192.00 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, GERALD A Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $38,191.72 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, WILLIAM M, SR Employer name Camden CSD Amount $38,191.57 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGERWALD, EDWIN P Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $38,191.39 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DAWN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $38,191.34 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHERYL A Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $38,191.20 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, ALISON G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,191.17 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBIT, AMBER L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,191.13 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, ANN MARIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,191.03 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATORTUE, CARLO Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,191.02 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTPENCE, GEOFFREY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,190.67 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABLOTNY, CAROL L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $38,190.49 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MAUREEN ANN H Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,190.38 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULERIO, MICHELE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $38,190.06 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, LAURA A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $38,190.00 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENMAN, LORETTA A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,189.95 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, ANGEL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,189.81 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, INEZ M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $38,189.78 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMANN, SHERYL A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,189.56 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOJER, RICHARD V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,189.44 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKOR, EVA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,189.38 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DWAYNE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $38,189.29 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, RALPH J, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $38,189.07 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKLEY, ANNE MARIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,188.99 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEX, KATHRYN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,188.93 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,188.74 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGOSHOTH, POTHWEI A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,188.28 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,188.19 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVARO, MICHELE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,188.19 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, FRANCES Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,188.19 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, CYNTHIA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,188.19 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, SUSAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,188.19 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, JENNIFER F Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,188.19 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, PATRICIA Employer name Allegany County Amount $38,188.18 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, TAMARA L Employer name Washington County Amount $38,188.14 Date 07/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, STEVEN C Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,188.10 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $38,187.99 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JEANETTE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,187.89 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, KRISTIN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $38,187.78 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, WENDY Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $38,187.55 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SALVIA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,187.45 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, SHERRI L Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $38,187.04 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSZKIEWICZ, MARY ANN Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $38,186.85 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KATHLEEN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,186.36 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEY, KAREN S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,186.35 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JANICE S Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $38,186.33 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, PATRICIA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,186.30 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLER, JUANA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,186.30 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JAMIE N Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $38,186.20 Date 12/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $38,186.10 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHLER, JONATHAN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,186.01 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, TIMOTHY S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $38,185.80 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, BREE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,185.43 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EVAN K Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,185.37 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN MILLER, DIANE Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,185.26 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, LASHELL N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,185.23 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, DEBRA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,185.07 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, DENISE L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $38,185.00 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOGSTON, DIANE L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $38,185.00 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTH, BETH A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $38,185.00 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINDERLER, ERIN E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $38,185.00 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVECZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $38,185.00 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System