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 HUMISTON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Easton Amount $36,720.98 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBB-SEMPLE, MARK A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,720.96 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOTOLO, ANTOINETTE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $36,720.87 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, TOMIKA L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $36,720.72 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONCONE, MARIA T Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,720.68 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, JAMES R Employer name Erie County Amount $36,720.66 Date 10/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLVERA, SHARON A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $36,719.67 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $36,719.11 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABB, VIVIAN L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,719.02 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVITO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,718.01 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SHERWIN C Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $36,717.85 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAISER, DERRICK Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,717.68 Date 08/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTSON, MICHELLE M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $36,717.06 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JERRY T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,716.98 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Morehouse Amount $36,716.81 Date 07/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, DANIELLE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,716.62 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, NELMA P Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $36,716.47 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSON, DENISE J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $36,716.16 Date 06/22/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, CAROLINE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,716.02 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMS, TAREK Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,715.86 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, SHERI L Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,715.80 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HOLLY J Employer name Greene County Amount $36,715.21 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, PHILIP H Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $36,714.75 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, RYAN P Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,714.63 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, PAUL B Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $36,714.49 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, NICHOLAS D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $36,714.23 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, DARYL R Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $36,714.07 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, BRIAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,714.01 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINT, AMY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,713.86 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KENDRA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,713.35 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIKSE, ALBERT F, III Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $36,713.25 Date 05/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,713.05 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUMINGUIT, CRYSTAL A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $36,712.93 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Ischua Amount $36,712.73 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DWAYNE B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $36,712.10 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Wilna Housing Auth Amount $36,712.08 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHELE L Employer name Andover CSD Amount $36,711.89 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, DOROTHY E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $36,711.68 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, NATHAN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,711.43 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASERTO, LISA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,711.35 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $36,710.66 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, EDWARD J, III Employer name Portville CSD Amount $36,710.35 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, PAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,710.22 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYROPOULOS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $36,710.16 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGAZINE, LAKEISHA T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,710.09 Date 07/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREYRA, EDUARDO M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,709.91 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MITCHELL C Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $36,709.66 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLST, HANS C Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,709.61 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, AMANDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,709.51 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, DANIELLE L Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $36,709.36 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMAN, JEFFREY E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,708.89 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARACZ, SCOTT B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,708.77 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, CANDY R Employer name Broome County Amount $36,708.09 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFHINES, LORRAINE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $36,708.08 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASZKIEWICZ, ASSUNTA Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,707.94 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, NANCY M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,707.94 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, AUSTIN K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,707.90 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MITCHELL Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,707.70 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKSON, KULA MARIAH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,707.52 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOAN E Employer name City of Norwich Amount $36,707.35 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBART, RYAN F Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $36,707.27 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEGORIN, JUAN V Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $36,706.96 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLARZ, PATRICIA V Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $36,706.49 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, DOREEN A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $36,706.37 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERS, ROBIN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,706.07 Date 10/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, ROSE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,705.74 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, JULIE C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $36,705.69 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JOANN Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $36,705.44 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LYNN Employer name Education Department Amount $36,705.08 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANEC, BRIAN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,705.03 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERLANDER, RUFUS B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,704.69 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JACQUES BERTHONY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,704.61 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKERSON, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,704.22 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LINDA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,704.20 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE THOMASIS, MADALYN R Employer name Albany County Amount $36,704.19 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, RICHARD D Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $36,704.15 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHELLE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,703.48 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULL, LISA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $36,703.39 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENALOSS, JOAN C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,702.86 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCHER, KYLE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,702.51 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWLIN, ERIC D Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $36,702.01 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKEY, FAITH Employer name Broome County Amount $36,701.91 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, JULIE J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,701.77 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTZ, DAVID C Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,701.77 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALFI, LINDA M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $36,701.76 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALLO, MICHAEL Employer name Erie County Amount $36,701.73 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZA, EDWARD J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,701.42 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBULSKY, DENISE M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $36,701.34 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, CAROLINE R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $36,701.28 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, PAUL F, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $36,701.15 Date 07/15/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KIMBERLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,700.27 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, MARI K Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $36,700.19 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHEL, LORI C Employer name Village of Adams Amount $36,700.16 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES L, II Employer name Broome County Amount $36,700.14 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, AMANDA C Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,700.08 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOPLAL, ROSIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,700.05 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RASHEED J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,699.81 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, LAURA J Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $36,699.81 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MARTIN O Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,699.60 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEER, DALE A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $36,698.97 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System