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 WHITE, ALICIA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,355.33 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAN FROCCO, PETER J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $37,355.26 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CONOR J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,355.22 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOFTSIER, LARRY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,355.03 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBURN, DOUGLAS A L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $37,355.00 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, AMY A Employer name Madison County Amount $37,354.94 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, SEVASTI Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $37,354.76 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, KAREN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,354.75 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $37,354.17 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, KEVIN W Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,354.05 Date 10/29/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, GEORGE, JR Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $37,353.80 Date 09/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, PATRICK M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,353.79 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, ERRIKA E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $37,353.79 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLOSI, DANIELLE N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,353.75 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, CLAUDIA G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,353.57 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KRISTIN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $37,353.23 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, CARMEN E Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $37,352.90 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDGE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $37,352.80 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGERS, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $37,352.80 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUME, DAVID J Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $37,352.62 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, SANDRA S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $37,352.29 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KELLY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,352.10 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,351.92 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, JESSIE LEE Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $37,351.63 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENIGBONJAYE, HELEN O Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $37,351.62 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADER, LEESA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,351.00 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TIFFANY N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,350.97 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DWIGHT J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $37,350.76 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LYNETHA N Employer name Albany County Amount $37,350.65 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $37,350.38 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEWISCH, BRANDYN M Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $37,350.08 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVERE, JOHN W, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,350.05 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, BRIANA S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $37,349.68 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, TRACY C Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $37,349.61 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, RYAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,349.60 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTILIANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,349.13 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, WALTER H, JR Employer name Peru CSD Amount $37,349.11 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DOROTHY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,349.09 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCATILI, THERESA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,348.52 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON-BURCH, PATTI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,348.48 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, EILEEN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,348.48 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACENCIA, JENNIFER Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,348.48 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,348.48 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, MEENAXI P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,348.48 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, CHUN WAH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,348.27 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARSTEIN, NEAL G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,347.95 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSENGER, ROBERT A Employer name Town of French Creek Amount $37,347.89 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBINSKI, RYAN S Employer name Erie County Amount $37,347.55 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DONALD A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $37,347.45 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JOSHUA K Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,347.06 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKARD, KEITH W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,347.05 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MARY Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $37,346.65 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, RICHARD T Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,346.09 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, CATHERINE J Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,346.09 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANET M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $37,345.66 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, DOLORES Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,345.62 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LINDA S Employer name Erie County Amount $37,345.61 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, ERIN K Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,345.30 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,345.30 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAZEN, AMY L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,345.30 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,345.20 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLKA, SHARON L Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,345.04 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONA, MARK A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $37,344.98 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYATT, FRANCES M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,344.81 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTI, DAWN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $37,344.74 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ROY L, JR Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $37,344.71 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, GRISELDA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $37,344.64 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, NICHOLAS T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,344.52 Date 09/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, FRANCEANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $37,343.93 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,343.91 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, JOANNE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $37,343.76 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAK, PAUL F Employer name Erie County Amount $37,343.65 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONGUU, CHENDO Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,343.56 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINE, DEBRA L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $37,342.85 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEY, MARGARET A Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,342.64 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARING, ROBERT M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,342.40 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREE, ERNEST C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $37,342.16 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GEET, SHERRI L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $37,342.11 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, LIZABETH A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,342.08 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,341.39 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINQUEZ, JULIA I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,341.30 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, SUSAN B Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $37,341.20 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUDDE, LORI Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $37,340.90 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $37,340.88 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLETTI, GERALD S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,340.60 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, AMBER L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $37,340.26 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, KATHERINE A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $37,340.13 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DANIELLE Y Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,340.13 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZLER, BENJAMIN D Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $37,339.88 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $37,339.78 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JARVIS K Employer name Education Department Amount $37,339.76 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEY, COURTNEY A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,339.58 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBRA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,339.53 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIA, DEBORAH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,339.20 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CONRAD A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,339.00 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEW, ANNMARIE T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,339.00 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VAY, RYAN E Employer name Seneca County Amount $37,338.85 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUDING, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $37,338.84 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, MONIQUE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,338.70 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, MARLENE Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $37,338.61 Date 10/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System