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 HUANG, YVONNE Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,401.43 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, MATTHEW T Employer name Village of Webster Amount $37,401.31 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATH, JAMES V Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $37,401.13 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, JILL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,401.12 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, MELODY I Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,401.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RONALD V Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $37,400.90 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHE, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $37,400.53 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYER, ASHLEY L Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $37,400.39 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGERLEIDER, SARAH H Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $37,400.05 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILELA, OREALIS Employer name Erie County Amount $37,399.92 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUME, HEATHER E Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $37,399.91 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JOANNE Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $37,399.85 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, STEVE H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,399.60 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON-DAVIS, EVELYN D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,399.47 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, ERICA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,399.22 Date 02/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, LINDA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,398.86 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $37,398.34 Date 10/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDY, ERIC J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,398.20 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, JILLIAN E Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $37,398.13 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, KATHLEEN Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $37,398.12 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TONYA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,398.08 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, ADAIR C Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $37,397.52 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, CODY T Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $37,397.45 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUER, DARREN B Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $37,397.20 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUGNOL, JACQUELINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,396.97 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, SARAH M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,396.79 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND-SMIEDY, APRIL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,396.47 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHWERERT, MICHELE C Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $37,396.39 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLAPAUGH, GARY W Employer name Town of Carlisle Amount $37,395.64 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KAREN A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $37,395.56 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, BRANDON M Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $37,395.49 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, GARY L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $37,395.47 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILSON, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $37,395.38 Date 02/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, PATRICK H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,395.36 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MERLINE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,395.34 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $37,395.03 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOSHUA J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $37,395.03 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIOL, WENDY J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $37,394.96 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOOS, MARIA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,394.78 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, RANDY R Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $37,394.60 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, CAITLIN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,394.59 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUANITA W Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,394.50 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS-CASAS, JANETTE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $37,394.15 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, MICHELE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,393.23 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BRIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,393.03 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, MARISOL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,392.91 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDARELLI, ROBERT L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,392.76 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, BARBARA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,392.48 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, ANNA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $37,392.45 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, JANE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,392.29 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUICKSHANK, AIMEE M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $37,392.08 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JUDY K Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,391.82 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBER, KAREN L Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,391.71 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTNER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37,391.64 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, DALE M, JR Employer name Town of Preble Amount $37,391.46 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, DIANA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $37,391.27 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, LAURA W Employer name Erie County Amount $37,391.15 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWLETT, KATHY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,390.60 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, KEVIN S Employer name Town of Ovid Amount $37,390.57 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KATHLEEN Q Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $37,390.51 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRECKI, AMANDA J Employer name Albany County Amount $37,390.46 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIN, KIRSTEN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,390.44 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, WILLIAM D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,390.34 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOY, RYAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,390.24 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $37,389.95 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLEY, MARY L Employer name City of Oneida Amount $37,389.94 Date 10/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATA, MARIE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,389.66 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DONALD L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,389.58 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMORE, JASON M Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $37,389.56 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, RASHAUN Employer name Erie County Amount $37,389.30 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATOR, DINA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $37,389.29 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, WILLIE MAE M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $37,389.21 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CODY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $37,388.82 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNNE, MARY A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,388.46 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LATESHA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $37,388.33 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI POALO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Otisville Amount $37,388.24 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, CINDEE C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,388.16 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NELLY Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,388.16 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, SAMANTHA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,388.15 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAK, JOYCE M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,388.14 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLSKY, ROCHELLE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,388.13 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, BARBARA B Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,388.13 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, SEAN M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $37,387.85 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHMAEL, CINDY M Employer name Albion CSD Amount $37,387.72 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, DANIELLE C Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $37,387.20 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, MARY BETH Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,387.04 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONKEY, WENDY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,386.94 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNAN, JAMES E Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $37,386.81 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKAC, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,386.81 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, CORINNE A O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,386.70 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARCQ, KATHLEEN D Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,386.61 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAUS, ROSALBA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,386.42 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WALTER I Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,386.33 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, SAMDAI A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,386.06 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDINGTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $37,386.00 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, GABRIELLA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,385.97 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, BETTY A Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $37,385.73 Date 09/28/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK W Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,385.70 Date 07/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANT, REGINALD J, II Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $37,385.06 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KA, NOGAYE Employer name Corning Community College Amount $37,385.04 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System