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 ZINGARO, HEIDI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $37,530.74 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACHELLI, PAUL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,530.65 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $37,530.56 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, AARON T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,530.54 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, EMMA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,530.40 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $37,530.23 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI, SUZANNE M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $37,530.07 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LUCILLE A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $37,530.04 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONQUIL, JOSEPH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,530.00 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLE, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $37,530.00 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, MARYKAY Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,529.90 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCUM, SANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,529.85 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, DAVID T, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,529.81 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, LORE A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $37,529.75 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTETLER, KYLE D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,529.73 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,529.52 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGER, MARY F Employer name Madison County Amount $37,529.52 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASBE, DEBRA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $37,529.45 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARY V Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $37,529.33 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, JOSHUA E Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $37,529.06 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MELISSA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,528.58 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAQUOI, LOUIS S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $37,528.58 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, ROBERT M, III Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $37,528.43 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CYNTHIA Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $37,528.33 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONE, ELIZABETH L Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $37,527.69 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PHILLIP W Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $37,527.54 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIES, DIANE Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,527.51 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, LINDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,527.03 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MONIQUE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,527.03 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORING, SARA ELISE Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $37,526.55 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPP, HEIDI M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,526.39 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, BYRON F Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $37,526.28 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALONE, STEVEN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,526.27 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMAN, DAVID F Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,525.85 Date 09/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, CHASE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,525.84 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASIEKA, BRYAN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,525.43 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, ERIC W Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $37,525.36 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, KRISTIN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,524.66 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAY C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $37,524.29 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, KATHLEEN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,524.14 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINING, JUDSON W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,524.12 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUBINSKI, KELLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,523.65 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, THOMAS R Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $37,523.32 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERDA, DORA P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $37,522.98 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELIS, RACHEL M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $37,522.81 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THERESA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $37,522.75 Date 12/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, MARY ELLEN Employer name Monticello Housing Authority Amount $37,522.71 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, CHERYL Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,522.60 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, THOMAS L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,522.43 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYSOL, TERRY L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,522.38 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJUGBELE, OLUROTIMI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,522.37 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, WALTER T Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $37,522.24 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RICHARD A, III Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $37,522.21 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKARD, DAVID L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $37,522.17 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, WILLIE J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,522.11 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, TASHICA Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $37,521.89 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, MARIE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,521.83 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PAULA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,521.69 Date 11/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JENNY Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $37,521.54 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RYAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,521.54 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, TAMMY L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $37,521.37 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIGERS, DAVID M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $37,521.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPETA, BRANDON A Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,520.49 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, SHEENA A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $37,520.41 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALTAGRACIA O Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,520.41 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESLER, ERIKA N Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,520.20 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MARIYA T Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,519.96 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILLION, KAREN J Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $37,519.92 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEIXOTO, LENIRA G Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,519.80 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, PAULA R Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $37,519.67 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERITZ, DIANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,519.31 Date 06/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JENNIFER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,519.31 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWINE, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $37,519.04 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, STEWART J Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,518.90 Date 10/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVON, DEMETRIA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $37,518.87 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $37,518.83 Date 01/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KRYSTAL S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,518.66 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RAYMOND L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,518.60 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, SAMANTHA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $37,518.50 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGYI, JOHN M Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $37,518.49 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENGEL, DEBORAH A Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,518.40 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KYLE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,517.79 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, JOANNE Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $37,517.76 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMANO, LISA M Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $37,517.68 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISH, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,517.37 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILONE, JORGE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,517.07 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, RONALD L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $37,516.78 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PATRICIA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $37,516.10 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZEPASNIAK, LEIGH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,516.04 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, JULIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,516.02 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TERRI Employer name Nyack Library Amount $37,515.71 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, ARLETTE M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $37,515.70 Date 04/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAT, RUPA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,515.50 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNON, DARL Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,515.40 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNIKIEWICZ, TIMOTHY L Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $37,515.37 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEN, SHELLY-ANN D Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,514.93 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,514.78 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMIAK, ALEXANDER R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $37,514.74 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, NICHOLAS V Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $37,514.17 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, ROBIN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,513.56 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System