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 ANDERSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,227.37 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC T Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,227.37 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, RICHARD Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $37,227.24 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, ATHENA T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,226.85 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANABLE, DARNELL T Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $37,226.58 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PATRICIA A Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $37,226.56 Date 09/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ROY F Employer name Albany County Amount $37,226.24 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARTOWICZ, RITA K Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,226.16 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELLI, CARMELA C Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $37,226.03 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALA, IOANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,225.84 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGEON, JESSICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,225.82 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZEZON, BETH J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $37,224.62 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, SHELLY W Employer name Village of Oxford Amount $37,224.03 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPP, ROBERT H Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $37,223.94 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYBUR, DEBORAH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,223.73 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLO, CAROL J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $37,223.56 Date 02/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ELIZABETH H Employer name Webster CSD Amount $37,223.51 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DORIS Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $37,223.07 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERN, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $37,222.96 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHAR, RICHARD J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $37,222.87 Date 05/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMA, DAVID J, JR Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $37,222.84 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLO-MASSEY, ROSEMARY E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $37,222.69 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATI, JENNIFER H Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $37,222.66 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, REGINA P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,222.64 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOR, GARRETT S Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,222.43 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUIKSHANK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Washington County Amount $37,222.40 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VALERIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,222.22 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, DANIEL A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $37,222.04 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, ALMAIRA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,222.01 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SHEILA M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $37,222.00 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, LAURITZ J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $37,221.98 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANGRASSO, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $37,221.95 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERRY, MARY K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $37,221.31 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYWARA, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $37,220.74 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOHN J Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,220.57 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BETH A Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,220.06 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JASON R Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $37,220.04 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, KAMESSHIA Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,219.65 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOEL T Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,219.45 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CHERYL A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $37,219.29 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOPELLA, LAURA Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $37,218.86 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURAWSKI, STANLEY Z Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $37,218.84 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODIE, JILL M Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $37,218.60 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARK E Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $37,218.42 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,218.23 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWUK, LUCY H Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,218.19 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, MARIE C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $37,218.03 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, SHAYLYN A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $37,217.93 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BRENDA T Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,217.85 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, BARBARA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,217.80 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, KAREN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,217.72 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $37,217.64 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, SUZZANNE I Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,217.33 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, NELSON Employer name Glen Cove Housing Authority Amount $37,217.26 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, KELLIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $37,217.16 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ALEXANDRIA H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,217.00 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENRICH, SUSAN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,216.89 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ALLISON L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $37,215.20 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDER, GARLAND D Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,214.89 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOOK, EVA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,214.84 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, LARRY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,214.69 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Owego Amount $37,214.61 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGINS, LINDA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,214.43 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37,214.22 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, DIANE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,213.96 Date 08/21/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, PAMELA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,213.89 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ELEANOR D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,213.77 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, LOUIS M, JR Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $37,213.61 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRENO, JASMINE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,213.60 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, KALISHA S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,213.47 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, CARMINE J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $37,213.45 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, APRIL N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,213.43 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, TINA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $37,213.25 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, EARL B, JR Employer name Town of Root Amount $37,213.24 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEMAN, AMANDA L Employer name City of Corning Amount $37,213.21 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERISSO, JUAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,213.19 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,213.18 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, ANDREW C Employer name Erie County Amount $37,213.09 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, CAROL M Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,212.78 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MONICA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,212.68 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, JAMES E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,212.04 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENON, SANTO M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $37,211.91 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, CHARMAINE G Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,211.68 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORFEA, NANCY E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $37,211.58 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,211.51 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, DENNIS D Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,211.47 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GEORGE L Employer name Town of Galen Amount $37,211.24 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWDER, MARIE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,211.19 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE-PRONTELLI, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $37,211.07 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVETT, APRIL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,210.77 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWENKOPF, HOWARD Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $37,210.12 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZ, KATHERINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,209.72 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Elma Amount $37,209.72 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, DAVID A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,209.69 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEVEN L Employer name Chenango County Amount $37,209.60 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, JAMES D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,209.60 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, JOHN E, III Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,209.19 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $37,209.19 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, COLLEEN A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,208.72 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRI, CAROLINE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,208.60 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System