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 JENSEN, HEIDI M Employer name Pioneer Library System Amount $35,817.09 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSWIRTH, ELIZABETH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,817.08 Date 04/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, DIANE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,817.08 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, CHERYL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,817.08 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, KATHLEEN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,817.08 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,817.08 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, FRANCES A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,817.08 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTI, NANCY J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,817.06 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, TRACY C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,817.00 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARO, PELLUMB Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,817.00 Date 09/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOTO, ANTOINETTE Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $35,816.90 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, SHANNON M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $35,816.79 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JASON R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $35,816.72 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, LEE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $35,816.62 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEE, KRYSTAL C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,816.61 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, TODD L Employer name Albany County Amount $35,816.08 Date 04/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFRAN, JULIA A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $35,815.82 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER, ROY Employer name Village of Upper Nyack Amount $35,815.58 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, DENISE W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,815.54 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MICHELLE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,815.49 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFT, ASHLEY N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,815.20 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRIAN R Employer name Washington County Amount $35,815.10 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, JOSEPH E Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,814.92 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACAYO, OLGA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,814.88 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETIN, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,814.87 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SALLY A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $35,814.85 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES F Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $35,814.84 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, ANNETTE M Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $35,814.50 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, REBECCA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,814.35 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, JANE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $35,814.00 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLISON, PAUL A Employer name Town of Cherry Valley Amount $35,813.76 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUL, GEORGE Employer name Oswego School Dist Pub Library Amount $35,813.34 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINSKEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,812.49 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, ANN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,812.35 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, EVERETT H Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $35,812.13 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, SUE A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $35,811.91 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, VALERIE O Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $35,811.78 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CALLI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,811.69 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TARA L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $35,811.34 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BRYAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,811.25 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANCOUR, NEIL W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,811.25 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTUORI, THOMAS F Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $35,810.88 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNAN, AMANDA C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,810.87 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, EARLENA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,810.22 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, KRISTINA E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $35,810.11 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAN, LINDA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,809.82 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, VERONICA A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $35,809.71 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ELWIN C Employer name Town of Western Amount $35,809.49 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BRIAN E Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,809.16 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CODY E Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $35,809.09 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, VERONICA L Employer name Madison County Amount $35,808.81 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,808.60 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, COURTNEY L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,808.60 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, BRENDA Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,808.38 Date 11/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,807.87 Date 06/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KELLY A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $35,807.68 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LATISHA R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,807.63 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, FRANK R, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,807.49 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, KELLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,807.30 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, KARL M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $35,807.15 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCA, SYLVIA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,807.04 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, VALERIE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $35,806.78 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $35,806.77 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHAUNTIA N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,806.72 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, LINDA L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $35,806.68 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIRELLO GREB, RACHEL M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,806.61 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELLEN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,806.56 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVO, VITO Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $35,806.49 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDHOMME, RELANI M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,806.49 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, ASHLEY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,805.85 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CHERYLE A Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $35,805.69 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KEITH E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,805.66 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, BILLIE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,805.50 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TATIANA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $35,805.48 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, INGRID L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $35,805.19 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIFF, STEPHANIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,805.18 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, BILLIE J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,804.80 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTAREGGIA, MONICA I Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $35,804.68 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURST-HOTALING, TINA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,804.66 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, MATTHEW A Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,804.62 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LAURIE S Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,804.24 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDERSLEEVE, KAREN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,804.00 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROKE, MARYANN V Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $35,803.82 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLI, DARLYN J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,803.68 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, BRIAN D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $35,803.57 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, DAVID C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $35,802.91 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ADRIAN C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,802.86 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, PATRICIA N Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $35,802.82 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, AHZSA T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,802.70 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, EDWARD W Employer name Town of Tyre Amount $35,802.52 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JASON Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,801.96 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFER, LAUREN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $35,801.42 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS-BARKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $35,801.40 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHAVEN, BARBARA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,801.31 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURIELLO, ANTHONY Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $35,801.19 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, IRENE B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,800.94 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNOTTA, VICTORIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,800.71 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, DANTE M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $35,800.35 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUJJAR, RAVINDEPPAL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $35,800.23 Date 02/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, JESSICA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,799.85 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System