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 BURDICK, NANCY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,995.24 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARIE F Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $37,995.14 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ANTONIO J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $37,995.03 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDGE, DEBRA D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $37,994.38 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, ROBERT S Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $37,994.38 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLEN, DONNA M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $37,994.35 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DONALD Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,994.30 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHAWN P Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $37,994.11 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETZER, MARK R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,994.06 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ELNA R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $37,993.96 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,993.93 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, DAMARIS Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $37,993.68 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFFREY J M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,993.62 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENS, HERBERT D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,993.28 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, CHRISTINE R Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $37,993.28 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAGARAMA, STEVE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,993.14 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYNON, CARRIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $37,993.02 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHERSEN, PETER W Employer name City of Norwich Amount $37,993.00 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZAK, KYLE J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $37,992.92 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TIERRA C L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $37,992.44 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, AMY E Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $37,992.42 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONNELL, THOMAS Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $37,992.38 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHRISTOPHER, JANE M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $37,992.19 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHANIKA L D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,992.06 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, DEBORAH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $37,992.01 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SEDONIA A Employer name Orange County Amount $37,991.82 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDNER, TRACIE M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $37,991.28 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,990.65 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, RAFAEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,990.49 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, AMY N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,990.48 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSTER, MARGARET M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $37,989.98 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, DAVID J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $37,989.96 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ANTWAN D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $37,989.86 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, KRISTEN A Employer name Warren County Amount $37,989.76 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLES, GINGER L Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $37,989.75 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IATAURO, JOYCE P Employer name Warren County Amount $37,989.69 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, THOMAS G Employer name Victor CSD Amount $37,989.58 Date 07/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERIKA A Employer name Yates County Amount $37,989.51 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LINDA S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $37,989.46 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JAMIE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $37,989.11 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JAMES P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,988.88 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZGOL, YELENA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,988.86 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBITZ, MARGARET Employer name Department of Law Amount $37,988.57 Date 03/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COURT, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,988.47 Date 02/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SUSAN M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $37,988.42 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABACHNECK, ALAN Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,988.33 Date 07/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,988.32 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, TREVOR T Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $37,988.28 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, MARC G Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $37,988.11 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ANTONIO O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $37,988.10 Date 11/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, STACEY L Employer name Erie County Amount $37,987.80 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, BERNARD Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,987.77 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTER, RYAN G Employer name Erie County Amount $37,987.71 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LYNETTE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,987.56 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,987.56 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,987.47 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXON, LAWRENCE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,987.23 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, RAFAEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,987.20 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYRA, AMY N Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,986.78 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, NANCY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,986.77 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SARAH K Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $37,986.32 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, BOBBI J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,986.20 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMP, ERIC A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $37,986.01 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, VERONICA M Employer name Broome County Amount $37,985.97 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREIBELBIS, MISAKO Y Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,985.83 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, MONICA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,985.83 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHL, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,985.57 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPIN, JESSICA A Employer name Orange County Amount $37,985.56 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, EDWARD C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,985.41 Date 01/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LORI M Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,985.08 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KERRY E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $37,984.83 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ERIN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,984.57 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMIAN, CAROLINE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,984.45 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, EVERARD Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,984.21 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ERINN E Employer name Orange County Amount $37,984.08 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KELLY L Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $37,983.38 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUKWU, NNENNA T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,983.35 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, HEATHER P Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,983.34 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JESSICA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $37,983.21 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $37,982.94 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, MARY C Employer name Town of Gilboa Amount $37,982.79 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, BENJAMIN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $37,982.64 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $37,982.55 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VERNON Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,982.20 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, BLAISE S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,982.08 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERLEY, KATHY L Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $37,981.85 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, MICHAEL A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $37,981.82 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, SEEMA U, MS Employer name Essex County Amount $37,981.80 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MATTHEW P Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $37,981.77 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTMAN, WILLIAM W Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $37,981.71 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMEROFF, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,981.45 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZMAN, KRISTI M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,981.35 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TISHAWN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,981.29 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Corning Amount $37,980.95 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTCHER, HENRY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,980.91 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, RODNEY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,980.86 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, TAK MAN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,980.84 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, ROBERT J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,980.81 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCE, MARGARET C Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $37,980.79 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,980.77 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System