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 QUINONES, KEYLA E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,176.56 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, TIMOTHY L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $37,176.52 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUIRE, DOROTHY A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $37,176.50 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, MELINDA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,175.65 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNOCH, AMY D Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,175.64 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, VIVIAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,175.63 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MELISSA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,175.62 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOORNBEEK, SARAH J Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,175.60 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAME, JAMES P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $37,175.49 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TERRI L Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,175.19 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JUDITH M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,175.02 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $37,174.96 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, COLLEEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,174.75 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGNER, ROBERT Q Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,174.67 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALMEIDA, JENNIFER S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,174.63 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITZ, WILLIAM A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,174.60 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLENN L Employer name Town of Jay Amount $37,174.54 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, ELIZABETH F Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,174.42 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, COLIN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,174.34 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAVINSKAS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $37,174.28 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAMIRE, BRIAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,174.14 Date 05/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFT, AMY A Employer name Salem CSD Amount $37,174.07 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, MELISSA A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $37,173.86 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODMER, ALICIA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,173.70 Date 05/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEGLER, STELCIE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,173.51 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREMAN, TIMOTHY L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $37,173.39 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, GREGORY L Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $37,173.16 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TERESA J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $37,173.03 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,173.02 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DON M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $37,172.89 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, SHIRLEY M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $37,172.76 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, THALIA J Employer name Education Department Amount $37,172.70 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, DARVIN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,172.66 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICOLA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $37,172.53 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACONO, DEREK C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $37,172.35 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, THOMAS S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $37,172.35 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $37,172.26 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, SHANNON M Employer name Department of State Amount $37,172.22 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSSEN, JULIANA R Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $37,171.96 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, JILL E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,171.88 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, URSULA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,171.74 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, JANINE D Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $37,171.64 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,171.42 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, CATHERINE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,171.31 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETSCH, BRANDON K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,170.96 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, RHONDA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $37,170.94 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, ASHLEY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,170.78 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATIE R Employer name Candor CSD Amount $37,170.58 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIL, MARYANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,170.56 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN BAPTISTE, MATTHEW K Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $37,170.42 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALSBURY, MANDI J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,170.38 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTER, THOMAS F Employer name Village of Cassadaga Amount $37,169.60 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGNINI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,168.88 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, CHRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $37,168.84 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALOF, ZOYA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $37,168.80 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NANCY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,168.72 Date 03/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANTEL T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $37,168.54 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, CONNIE S Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,168.52 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STACEY Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,168.34 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRILLAUD, DEBORA K Employer name Town of Victor Amount $37,168.21 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JENNILYN C Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,168.19 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,168.10 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, KATHLEEN E Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $37,168.07 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, THOMAS R Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $37,167.92 Date 03/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-CHARLES, HERBY Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $37,167.82 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMER, LECIA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,167.74 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKASIEWICZ-HULTHAM, KARAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,167.39 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, JERI J Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $37,167.33 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, FRANCOISE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $37,167.29 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHONG, CHUNMEI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,167.27 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, MATTHEW W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,167.24 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EMANUEL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,167.17 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKINS, SUSAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,167.16 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, JAMES B Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $37,166.96 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JUSTINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,166.78 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, BRYAN K Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $37,166.72 Date 02/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBECK-COLLINS, BRENDA J Employer name Madison County Amount $37,166.54 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYAIT, KARI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,166.53 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DEBORAH L Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $37,166.50 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJU, ROSHEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,166.36 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CATHERINE G Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $37,166.12 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAWAY, LINDA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,166.09 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTATHARA, JOJO J Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,166.04 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEY, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,166.00 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUS, TAYLOR D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $37,165.91 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, MARILYN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $37,165.63 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETA, KAREN A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,165.41 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, TAMMY J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $37,165.02 Date 12/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, MARYANN Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,164.97 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINGER, MICHELLE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,164.63 Date 10/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, JAMES W Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $37,164.59 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Madison County Amount $37,164.20 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIG, JULIO J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $37,164.16 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, PAMELA A Employer name Madison County Amount $37,164.16 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, ROBERTA G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,164.13 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHRUV, PANNA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $37,164.13 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, FREDERICK M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,163.93 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, ARNOLD P Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $37,163.67 Date 05/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNER, BRENT A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,163.17 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBORN, CAROLINE T Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $37,163.07 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System