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 FRANCILOT, WIDLINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,606.68 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ADANO L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,606.65 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHERIE M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $35,606.49 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCH, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,606.46 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNERKNECHT, JASON P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $35,606.37 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, LAURA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,606.34 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLEBIOWSKI, JANE M Employer name Broome County Amount $35,606.00 Date 03/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, MARY ANN E Employer name Broome County Amount $35,606.00 Date 09/11/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, ALANA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $35,605.82 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, PAUL R Employer name Albany County Amount $35,605.69 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LYDIA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $35,605.44 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUZANNE Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $35,605.38 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTHOTE, BARBARA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,605.09 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, DAVID C Employer name Broome County Amount $35,604.97 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, SA QUAN L Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $35,604.89 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $35,604.80 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, ERIC G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $35,604.80 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDORE, DAVID L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $35,604.80 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRELIGH, JAN K Employer name Town of Sherman Amount $35,604.71 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSE, ANGELA Y Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $35,604.57 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH-HUNTER, BRENDA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,604.54 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASUKE, EMILLY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,604.51 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ALICIA A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $35,604.41 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KISARA B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $35,604.23 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEKOWICZ, ASHLEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,603.91 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM F Employer name Broome County Amount $35,603.68 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, SHEILA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $35,603.46 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SCOTT J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $35,603.38 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELEIGH, TRACY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,603.20 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WENDELL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,603.16 Date 05/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, LISA M Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $35,603.08 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, DONNA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,603.06 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEL, EDWARD F Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $35,602.84 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASINSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,602.82 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENZWEIG, CHEYANNE P Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $35,602.55 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,602.27 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRULLO, LINDA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,602.10 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, DENISE M Employer name Madison County Amount $35,602.05 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, STEVEN E Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $35,601.83 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ANNE-MARIE G Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $35,601.80 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTEN, TRAVIS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $35,601.71 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, ANDREA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,601.69 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, ZULEIKA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $35,601.65 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONA, TRACY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $35,601.62 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGLIANO, ADELINE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,601.49 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, REBECCA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,601.33 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTERLY, DEBORAH S Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,601.05 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, TONY R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,600.91 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JENNIFER C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $35,600.49 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRYAN M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $35,600.15 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZATKOWSKI, NANCY A Employer name Orleans County Amount $35,600.12 Date 12/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIZZELL, JAMES A Employer name Town of Pinckney Amount $35,600.08 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PATRICIA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $35,599.68 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCEIDE, MARIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,599.65 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Champion Amount $35,599.47 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRESCENZO, JO-ANN Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $35,599.14 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERA, MARGARET Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,599.06 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, EVELYN L Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $35,598.43 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, DIANA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,598.34 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUIS, ROBYN A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $35,598.04 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCANIO, DAVID I Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $35,598.00 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DANIEL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,597.71 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LORETTA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $35,597.66 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW-SAUNDERS, LINDA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,597.52 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRYNAM, NANDUMAR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,597.45 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDENETT, DAVID T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,597.41 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DENNIS D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,597.22 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKEY, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,597.22 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CHERYL A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,596.90 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTI, MICHAEL D, SR Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $35,596.84 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAULT, GARY E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $35,596.75 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUN, SUHEYLA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,596.24 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, LISA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $35,595.88 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, MICHAEL C Employer name Tioga County Amount $35,595.88 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, DONETTA D Employer name Chemung County Amount $35,595.78 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, BRENDA J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $35,595.76 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENCE, ELIZABETH C Employer name Erie County Amount $35,595.55 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLO, SAMANTHA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,595.40 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLOCK, RACHAEL A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $35,595.04 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, DANTE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,594.98 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, BRANDEN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,594.90 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENIFF, DAWN S Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $35,594.87 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGELS, NICHOLAS G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,594.53 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAMUEL J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $35,594.10 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGUN, NIKOLAY Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $35,594.06 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATEK, STEVEN W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,594.05 Date 12/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, JOHN P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $35,594.02 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, DANIEL M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,593.71 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON-DI PETTA, DENISE N Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $35,593.48 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, CONNIE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,593.32 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERO, DOROTHEA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,593.22 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, SYBIL S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,593.21 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $35,593.08 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULL, JAMES C Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $35,592.94 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JOANNE M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $35,592.91 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, KELLY J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $35,592.68 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACNEIL, ROBIN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,592.65 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTTON, MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,592.44 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, NANCY C Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,592.40 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, ASHLEY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,592.16 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System