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 COOPER, PAMELA S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,026.57 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, COLLEEN Employer name Broome County Amount $38,026.52 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOR, LESLEY I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,026.52 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWINN, CAROLE ANNE Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,026.24 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERKE, DONNA T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,026.22 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BEN COTEN, BRADLEY J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,026.14 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, LINDA R Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $38,026.01 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FRANK H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,025.78 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, ROSALIA G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,025.69 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, LUKE S Employer name City of Cortland Amount $38,025.67 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENER, JOSEPH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,025.61 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ROBERT Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,025.55 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KYLE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,025.35 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEFFREY W Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $38,024.80 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDHAUGH, KYLE D Employer name City of Fulton Amount $38,024.57 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARIA Employer name Erie County Amount $38,024.04 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JILL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,023.78 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHOGE, NANDANIE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,023.45 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAEDKE, NANCY J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $38,023.14 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMBRIO, WAYNE G Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,023.00 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $38,022.93 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RAMONA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,022.71 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERIS, MARIA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,022.64 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDEKERK, SUE A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $38,022.63 Date 09/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $38,022.61 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATT, AARON W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $38,022.04 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, ROGER F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,021.88 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENDIN, RICHARD T Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $38,021.74 Date 10/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, ELAINE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,021.73 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACILOWSKI, KELLIE L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,021.52 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLARENCE C Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $38,021.12 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, ADA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,021.11 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, KELLY D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,020.97 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, DIANA E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,020.81 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, ROBERT W Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,020.54 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, HOPE A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $38,020.46 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, CAROLE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $38,020.30 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZA, SUSAN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,020.03 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, RICHARD J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $38,019.60 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, KELLY A Employer name Town of Winfield Amount $38,019.50 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDRON, LEON M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,019.46 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREB, SCOTT C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,019.35 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZOCO, ANDREW Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,019.31 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILL, ROBERT A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,019.28 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, PHILIP D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $38,019.24 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVANIC, JOSEPH D Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $38,019.22 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, ACCAMMA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,019.21 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DONNA L Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $38,019.06 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, JANNETTA H Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $38,018.94 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JOSEPH E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,018.91 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZOSKOWSKI, SHARON M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $38,018.54 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MICHAEL L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,018.44 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNSVILLE, ALISE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,018.40 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDONARO, MARIANNE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $38,018.33 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $38,018.32 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,018.08 Date 05/17/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRELL, CYNTHIA Employer name Yates County Amount $38,017.81 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDZIELSKI, BRIAN S Employer name Erie County Amount $38,017.79 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRADT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Bloomfield Amount $38,017.74 Date 01/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGSTEIN, CAROL Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $38,017.68 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CELESTINE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,017.52 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ANDREW P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,017.47 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, AMBER M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,017.29 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, AMBER R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,017.20 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, STEPHEN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,017.02 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEDAY, CATHY D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $38,016.97 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZBERGER, MARGARET M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,016.41 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,016.33 Date 07/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, LOUISE M R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,016.07 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFLER, KIHM J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,015.71 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKSHOT, LORI L Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $38,015.60 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, DEBORAH S Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $38,015.58 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, LISA D Employer name Albany County Amount $38,015.38 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSECRANS, AIMEE L Employer name Albany County Amount $38,015.27 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SARA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,015.12 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, NICOLE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,015.08 Date 10/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ, EDGAR Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $38,015.02 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRISTA M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $38,015.02 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DANIEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,014.85 Date 12/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MONTY J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $38,014.64 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPA, LORI A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,014.63 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POORMON, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $38,014.45 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, DEBBIE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,014.42 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, CAROLYN A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $38,014.16 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, PATRICK W Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $38,014.03 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODUNARDT, WILLIAM L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,013.91 Date 08/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON-CLEARY, ELISHA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,013.83 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRADINE, TAMMY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $38,013.49 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSBERG, DIANE Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $38,013.11 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLICCHIO, DOMINIC J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $38,013.00 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARGARET M Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $38,012.97 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTACCI, JEFFREY T Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,012.95 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, BROCK K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,012.49 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, HEIDE M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $38,012.46 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, RICHARD J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,012.43 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, WAYNE M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $38,012.32 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KISHA T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,012.16 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPI, TERRI M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $38,012.09 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, MORGAN K Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,011.89 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNING, DONNA G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $38,011.77 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System