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 BOROMISZA, PETER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,114.90 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGART, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,114.89 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTABROOKS, MAUREEN L Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,114.82 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTE, GREGORY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,114.81 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BONNIE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,114.79 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, AGENA Employer name Albany County Amount $37,114.74 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TRAY, JASON W Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $37,114.44 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, MICHELLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,114.37 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVAN, DAVID W Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $37,114.10 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, RANDOLPH Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $37,113.83 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, ROBIN T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,113.38 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAST, LEROY D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,113.15 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, KAREN A Employer name Seneca County Amount $37,113.15 Date 03/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, MICHELLE E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37,112.97 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ASHLEY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,112.90 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEROME Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $37,112.77 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDA, JUSTIN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,112.76 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ALLISTER, LAURIE E Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $37,112.55 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, SHAWN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,112.19 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, KAREN L Employer name Albany County Amount $37,112.11 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GEORGE, DONNA J Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $37,112.08 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTKA, FERIDE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,112.06 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, MICHELLE I Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $37,111.79 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, RUTH A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $37,111.36 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, SCOTT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,111.34 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, MAUREEN C Employer name Putnam County Amount $37,111.20 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, DAVID W Employer name Albany County Amount $37,111.18 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $37,110.84 Date 07/24/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JEREMIAH R Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $37,110.81 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, HARRY M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $37,110.61 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOUNEK, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,110.53 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, BEN J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $37,110.36 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGER, JOSEPH Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $37,110.35 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADERMAN, KIRK C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $37,110.31 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, LARRY T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,110.31 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDISH, DARCY L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $37,109.60 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, GLORIA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,109.30 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKKINEN, LUKE T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,109.18 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALICK, MEGAN F Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,109.12 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, ALLISON M Employer name Orange County Amount $37,108.95 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEGLER, MATTHEW P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,108.94 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUKER, SANDRA J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $37,108.84 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CAROLINA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,108.65 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,108.51 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ANDREW R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,108.25 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, MICHAEL D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $37,107.88 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NANCY J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $37,107.74 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MATTHEW T Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $37,107.74 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KANEISHA C Employer name Erie County Amount $37,107.61 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,106.78 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLL, BRIAN K Employer name Cortland County Amount $37,106.25 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRLEW, NOEL H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $37,106.07 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOLFO, EILEEN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $37,105.55 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, VICKIE I Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,105.47 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, JANET L Employer name Erie County Amount $37,105.26 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AARON C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $37,105.24 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,105.07 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,104.52 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, NIKKI L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $37,104.50 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, RYAN J Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $37,104.00 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBLIRSCH, ELIZABETH C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,103.96 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUZIN, CHRISTA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,103.63 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANO, RICHARD G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,103.55 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, TIMOTHY V, II Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,103.48 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Chenango Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $37,103.45 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHIBA, JUN Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,103.36 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONN, VANETTA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,102.95 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGOZZINO, GINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,102.64 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKOPIEC, MATTHEW S Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $37,102.40 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, TRACY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,102.24 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, HOLLY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,102.06 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CAROLYN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,101.75 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARYBETH MARSHALL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,101.14 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, JASON E Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $37,100.84 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, DIANE L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $37,100.57 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRISON, BENJAMIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $37,100.56 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHARON N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,100.39 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIFER, LISA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,100.17 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPKA, KEVIN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,100.12 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, JOCELYN E Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,100.08 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMO, ASHLEY M Employer name Village of Bath Amount $37,099.83 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANGELA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,099.50 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Afton Amount $37,099.30 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, JAMES R Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $37,099.30 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANTOINETTE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,099.13 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, PRISCILLA O Employer name Erie County Amount $37,098.82 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBIEC, CAROL J Employer name Erie County Amount $37,098.78 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, SHELLY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,098.65 Date 12/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, THEODORE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, SHERRY-ANN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, MARK T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ELIZABETH B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ANDREW T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARN, RANDALL W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBERG, THOMAS C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINTRONA, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVES-BART, CARA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSCH, CAREN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANOVICH, NATASA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,098.41 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System