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 FAXON, LISA M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $38,040.92 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, VICKIE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $38,040.49 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, BERNARD N Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $38,040.42 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELECHATY, JILLIAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,040.41 Date 11/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, JANET L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,040.24 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, NA'IM R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $38,040.13 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUK, KRISTEN E Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,039.91 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, KELLY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,039.88 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCO, JOANA A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,039.65 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGG, KEITH E Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $38,039.28 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JAMES Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,038.93 Date 03/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, LISA E Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $38,038.47 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARELLO, TERRI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,038.43 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, MADONNA M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,038.22 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADHAM, KAREN M Employer name Broome County Amount $38,037.81 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, THOMAS S Employer name Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Lib Sys Amount $38,037.60 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BRANDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,037.32 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CANDICE O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,037.25 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GWENDOLYN F Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $38,037.18 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,037.04 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, CAROL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,036.90 Date 01/09/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO CASSO, EMMANUEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,036.85 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, MICKEY R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,036.81 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, MATHEW T Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $38,036.69 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, REBECCA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $38,036.66 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNER, KATHLEEN A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $38,036.38 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BLAIR H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,036.02 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CAROL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,035.77 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, MARCIE Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $38,035.67 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, TERRY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,035.48 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDARIO, SUSAN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,035.46 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRANEK, MICHELLE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,035.46 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYOT, MILAGROS A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,035.46 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,035.46 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERRICK, VIRGINIA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,035.46 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, GWENDOLYN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,035.46 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FEE, DEBRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,035.46 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP SR., DAVID L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,035.46 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, ANTOINETTE F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,035.46 Date 02/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $38,035.46 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PAMELA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,035.46 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, ROSLYN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,035.46 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MARY ELLEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,035.46 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTIERI, BETTINA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,035.46 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTO, MARY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,035.46 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAISY B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,035.46 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREA, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,035.46 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCI, KAREN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,035.46 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANDARIATO, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $38,035.24 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERBECK, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $38,035.16 Date 11/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARDO, SHELLEY J Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $38,035.15 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATURRO, JANETH G Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $38,034.72 Date 06/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, ALLAN Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $38,034.55 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORPET, MICHAEL L Employer name Allegany County Amount $38,034.45 Date 02/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNER, DARLENE L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,034.41 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILMANN, DEBRA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $38,033.96 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENDON, CHERYL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,033.53 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, DENISE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $38,033.31 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHARYAS, GREGORY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,033.08 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,032.94 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDA, LISA M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $38,032.89 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDY, JIM J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,032.16 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLES, CAROLYN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,032.10 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ROBERT C Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $38,031.73 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALATI, MIKAYLA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,031.70 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,031.58 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, ANGELA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $38,031.57 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, REBECA A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $38,031.41 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, STEPHEN E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,031.38 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, COLLEEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,031.37 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTI, ROBERT P Employer name Putnam County Amount $38,031.18 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMPTER, HAROLD D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,031.05 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $38,030.88 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGER, LISA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,030.65 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINENDOLL, LORI A Employer name Salem CSD Amount $38,030.07 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,029.72 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DEE A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $38,029.38 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLSON, NICK M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,029.28 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KYLE W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $38,029.27 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, CHRISTAL G Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,029.27 Date 02/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINTER, ADAM R Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $38,029.26 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRZANOWSKI, KRISTEN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,028.76 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, KAREN H Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $38,028.67 Date 10/18/1961 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, HANNAH E Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $38,028.66 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDOUGALL, BETH M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,028.66 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,028.48 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBELEIN, LOREEN J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,028.40 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADBURY, CORY J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $38,028.17 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JASON A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,027.86 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JOSEPH R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,027.79 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $38,027.72 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, AMY S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,027.65 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, RHONDA Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,027.63 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNLEY, JESSICA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,027.62 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,027.60 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNITZKE, PAUL T Employer name Village of North Collins Amount $38,027.60 Date 11/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIST, GEORGE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,027.16 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYEUR, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,027.10 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, THOMAS P Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $38,026.99 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTZ, CASSANDRA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,026.71 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System