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 MILLER, RYAN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,065.78 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCONA, MELISSA C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $37,065.63 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, TYLER E Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $37,065.36 Date 06/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, SALLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,065.32 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRY, JOAN D Employer name Steuben County Amount $37,065.02 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODICE, VERA A Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $37,065.00 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, KATHRYN A Employer name Seneca County Amount $37,064.65 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CERCE, SONYA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $37,064.64 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODERICK L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,064.52 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, CAROL A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,064.27 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, NORAROSE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,064.20 Date 03/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLER, PATRICIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,064.06 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANDIFFIO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $37,064.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAL, CAROLYN L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,063.94 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERNESSER, BENJAMIN T Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $37,063.88 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, MICHELE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $37,063.78 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, EILEEN O Employer name NYS Conference of Mayors Amount $37,063.70 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKAR, RATNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $37,063.66 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ALAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $37,063.56 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, LAUREN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,063.47 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAUL O Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,063.36 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, SUSAN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,063.22 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, DEBORA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,063.16 Date 01/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, CHARLEANE K Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,063.15 Date 02/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOMBRUNO, MELISSA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,062.96 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBOLT, NERISSA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $37,062.92 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODI, NANCY M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $37,062.80 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARIE-NOEL P Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $37,062.78 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADBOIS, KATHLEEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $37,062.52 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINK, LAWRENCE D Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $37,062.31 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVULLI, PAUL T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $37,062.26 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBAUDO, FRANK Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $37,062.11 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMICHELLI, SUSAN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,061.96 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, SONDRA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,061.80 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, JANICE A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $37,061.78 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, CAROLYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,061.31 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIMEL, LEE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $37,061.30 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, TERRY L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $37,061.16 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREMS, DAVID A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $37,061.16 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUCHTER, GAIL E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,061.14 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DIANE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,060.89 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $37,060.83 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBATO, JOHN A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $37,060.78 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOLD, ARLENE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,060.77 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,060.24 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBORD, SHERELYN M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,059.88 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVEL, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,059.53 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTINE, LANCE M Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $37,059.46 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, PATRICIA S Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $37,059.45 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOW, KYLE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $37,059.33 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $37,059.24 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,059.11 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTAS, NATALIE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $37,059.05 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHELLA Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,059.00 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINOSKY, JOSEPH M Employer name Broome County Amount $37,058.98 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MATTHEW J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,058.95 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT-STELMASZYK, MARIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,058.60 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, BARBARA D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,058.60 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUGLIARO, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,058.60 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, CRYSTAL L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,058.60 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, KAREN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,058.60 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, BENJAMIN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,058.30 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JAMES M Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $37,058.27 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETLEY, JASON R Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $37,058.18 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORSCH, DEBRA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $37,058.06 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKO, ROBERT D Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $37,058.00 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELL, AMANDA N Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,058.00 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOTKA, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,057.87 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLES, MICHAEL H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,057.76 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LISABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,057.37 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, ANDREW T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,056.72 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULDRICK, CYNTHIA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,056.44 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL, CHARLIE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $37,056.21 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, JOELLYN Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $37,056.16 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, ROBERT T, III Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $37,056.05 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, MELINDA J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $37,055.72 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERGAS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,055.65 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, MARK S Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $37,055.58 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLY, RACHELLE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,054.76 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAM, DANIEL S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $37,054.62 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, GINGER A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,054.42 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, EBONY A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $37,054.39 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $37,054.33 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACO, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $37,054.25 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JILL P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,054.05 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIS, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $37,053.84 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEE, MARY LYNN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,053.76 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NERNEY, ANNE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,053.41 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $37,053.13 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCA, DALE J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $37,053.03 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONEBOOM, MARJORIE B Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $37,052.96 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, ARENA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,052.85 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MARY A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $37,052.52 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, YAFAH YVETTE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $37,052.15 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDRICK, JOHN C, SR Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $37,052.10 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BU, MICHIKO M Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,051.79 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KAREN E Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $37,051.62 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, JOAN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $37,051.57 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $37,051.46 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, GREGORIO L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,050.79 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System