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 LAMAY, BRANDI L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $37,853.54 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, JANINE R Employer name Madison County Amount $37,853.49 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, LAURIE L Employer name Rensselaer Housing Authority Amount $37,853.16 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLO, JUDITH L Employer name Albany County Amount $37,852.88 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAIDEL, MARK L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,852.82 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, DENISE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,852.72 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, GLORIA J Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $37,852.04 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NOEMI Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,852.03 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, QUA-ASIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,851.40 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, TAMMY M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $37,851.33 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, LISA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $37,850.89 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VERNON C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,850.86 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWCER, VERONICA E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $37,850.79 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, LINETTE N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,850.60 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, FONTILLA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,850.53 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHON, DANIEL R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,850.49 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINE, CHERYL S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $37,850.42 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUZ M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $37,850.42 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, APRIL D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $37,850.42 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, ELSA E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $37,850.42 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BERGEN, DIANE S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,850.38 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, CYNTHIA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,850.29 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICK, WADE C Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $37,850.29 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $37,849.96 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EVANDER Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $37,849.76 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKNER, LYNETTE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $37,849.70 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGAS, MELISSA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,849.50 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, ALECIA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,849.45 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAKOTA J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $37,849.27 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,849.08 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEHART, GARY W Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,849.01 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUDGE, WENDY A Employer name Broome County Amount $37,848.94 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, POLLY A Employer name Naples CSD Amount $37,848.90 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, GWENDALYN F Employer name Madison County Amount $37,848.85 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, LORRIE A Employer name Madison County Amount $37,848.82 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDEUR, MARK R Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $37,848.44 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, MAUREEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,847.94 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,847.90 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGEY, MORGAN L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $37,847.39 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Town of Prattsville Amount $37,847.24 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACK, PAULETTE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,847.22 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,846.82 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATREJEK, EDWARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $37,846.81 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, LYNN F Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $37,846.21 Date 01/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,845.87 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, PENNY R Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $37,845.47 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ZACHARY M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,845.38 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOSEF A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,844.55 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEE, YASMIN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,844.41 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, ASHLEY M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37,844.37 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA Employer name Broome County Amount $37,844.31 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NICOLE D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,843.94 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTVIN, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,843.92 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFRAM, ELEANOR M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $37,843.85 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMLEY, ALLISON J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $37,843.78 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, SHANISSIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,843.40 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, LINDA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $37,843.38 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $37,842.98 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, CECILIA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,842.64 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, DONALD L Employer name Town of New Baltimore Amount $37,842.64 Date 02/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNER, REBECCA A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $37,842.60 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDMILLER, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,842.32 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYOE, JERRY R Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $37,842.24 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZUCCO, IRENE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $37,842.00 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINOU, ANDREW K Employer name Nyack Library Amount $37,841.57 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNZION, RUTHANNE P Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $37,840.78 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEZ, SARAH J Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $37,840.74 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACK, JUDY A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $37,840.71 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DEBRA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $37,840.50 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MICHAEL W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,840.48 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, MARC W Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $37,840.28 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CATECHER A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $37,840.22 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, VIVIANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,840.02 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, JAMES D Employer name Village of Port Byron Amount $37,839.24 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBA, SARAH L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,839.23 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVARES, JASON W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,839.20 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHARK, ANNA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,839.12 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REAGEN-WILLIAMS, CLAUDIA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $37,838.89 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATACCHIERO, DEBRA J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $37,838.89 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTER, COLLEEN Employer name Cayuga County Amount $37,838.85 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $37,838.72 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, JAMIE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,838.72 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, SHERYL L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,838.25 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, SCOTT Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,838.19 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, FRANCIS W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,838.05 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, JACQUELINE S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,837.62 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PA PERLA, ALICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,837.43 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUAN G Employer name Corning Community College Amount $37,837.32 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DOMINIQUE A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $37,837.28 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPROLE, BRIANNA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,837.28 Date 02/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUNELLE C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,836.87 Date 05/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSEFINA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,836.82 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERLEONI, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $37,836.48 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, VIRGINIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,836.46 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICHARD G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,835.96 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEROMY M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $37,835.79 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, RICHARD J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $37,835.67 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NANCY A Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,835.64 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISE, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,835.46 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JULIE A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $37,835.45 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System