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 BROWN, RENEE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,338.56 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHRER, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,338.51 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JUANDE DIOS Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,338.40 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, JEANNE H Employer name Erie County Amount $37,338.31 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ-JURADO, LEAH Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,338.06 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,337.95 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWIE, JENNA R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $37,337.37 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURA, MAGDALENA K Employer name Department of State Amount $37,337.03 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEROSSO, MANDI J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $37,336.78 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, HECTOR R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $37,336.47 Date 02/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWAN, BRENDA J Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $37,335.65 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JAIN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $37,335.56 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, PETER H, JR Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $37,335.48 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DAVID A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,334.50 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIOVANNI, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,334.44 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, JEFFREY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,334.32 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, HEATHER L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $37,334.11 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, MICHAEL N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,333.67 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMAN, BRIAN J Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,333.58 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, STACEY L Employer name Albany County Amount $37,333.31 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHELL, JOHN V, II Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,333.26 Date 11/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, BETTY J Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $37,333.24 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LORI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,332.96 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHETSATSANG, URGYEN Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $37,332.65 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MILLANY Employer name Erie County Amount $37,332.61 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, JOHN A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $37,332.53 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, LUCAS T Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,332.44 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARIUS, PEGLITO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,332.37 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOFI, JEANINE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,332.09 Date 08/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREA, TIMOTHY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,332.07 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, RODNEY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $37,332.05 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZANO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $37,332.01 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMUTZ, MARY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $37,331.77 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSHEFSKI, SUSAN L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $37,331.70 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARTINO, MICHAEL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,331.41 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, FRANCIS R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,331.26 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, TERRIE L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $37,330.61 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CORY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $37,330.61 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERICA B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,330.21 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, SUZANNE M Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $37,330.12 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, REBECCA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,330.04 Date 09/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, JOHN A, JR Employer name Town of Root Amount $37,329.69 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODUS, AMY L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $37,329.61 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZACCARI, KRISTIE L Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $37,329.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, STEVEN Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $37,329.49 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHLER, JUDY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,329.20 Date 07/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JAMES M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,329.00 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SANDRA L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $37,328.39 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SUNDRA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,328.24 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOSHUA J Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,327.69 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANWARING, BRENDAN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,327.43 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANFIELD, BARBARA A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $37,327.33 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, NORBERTO Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $37,327.12 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, IAN W G Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $37,326.36 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,326.34 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, GIFFORD J Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $37,326.29 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTALL, DIANA M Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $37,326.28 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JOSHUA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,326.13 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTKO, DEBORAH S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $37,325.30 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, DANIEL R Employer name Village of Malone Amount $37,325.15 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $37,325.06 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ALLIE R, JR Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $37,325.05 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, SUZANNE Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,324.91 Date 01/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, WILLIAM J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,324.86 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, DEBRA T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $37,324.68 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWANLOCK, GILDA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $37,324.20 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNSON, GORDON L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $37,323.70 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELINO, SHARON J Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,323.65 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, LISA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,323.63 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, MONICA R Employer name Town of Ancram Amount $37,323.43 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, TINA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $37,323.30 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHMANN, ESTHER A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,323.04 Date 09/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, RONALD G, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,323.04 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHLER, NATHANIEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,323.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROULD, ELLEN M Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $37,322.95 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, NANCY C Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $37,322.25 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, RHONDA P Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,322.11 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, DONNA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,321.51 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOZZO, RICHARD C, III Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $37,321.06 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, AMANDA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,320.95 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ALLISON A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,320.74 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEL, MICHAEL H Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,320.74 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DIANE T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,320.68 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of Middletown Amount $37,320.36 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, ALLEN L Employer name City of Oneonta Housing Auth Amount $37,320.00 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CARLOS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,319.60 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELICE, ANTHONY C Employer name Erie County Amount $37,319.40 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOHN W, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,319.35 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLOCK, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $37,319.18 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENGKHAM, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome County Amount $37,319.15 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, BRYAN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,318.75 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMELIO, KARIN Employer name Orange County Amount $37,318.59 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, ROBIN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,318.56 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,318.35 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENDLER, BRODY T Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $37,318.27 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBACH, ANNE Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $37,318.06 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, STEPHEN D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $37,317.97 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMNETT, CYNTHIA D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,317.94 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUSA, ANNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,317.79 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $37,317.66 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System