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 YANCONE, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,403.61 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, BONNIE S Employer name Broome County Amount $35,403.30 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CIARAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,403.25 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGNANAN, ALANA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $35,403.22 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LISA M Employer name Essex County Amount $35,402.51 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDPHERE, DEBORAH J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $35,402.44 Date 09/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Broome County Amount $35,401.99 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOUTEN, AMY L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $35,401.86 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,401.59 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TYLER C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,401.38 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELEWSKI, CAROL S Employer name Rcs Community Library Amount $35,400.76 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,400.47 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSJEAN, ANN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,400.32 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, VIRGINIA N Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $35,400.09 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, LINA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $35,399.93 Date 12/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LANCE K Employer name Essex County Amount $35,399.70 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MELISSA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,399.09 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOIE, GAIL M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $35,398.77 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, NICOLE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,398.74 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MICHELLE R Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $35,398.48 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, DAVID J Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,398.47 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MARIE J Employer name Warren County Amount $35,398.45 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFASS, JUDITH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,398.33 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBENIK, CHRISTINA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,398.17 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, TERESA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,398.14 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JASON D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $35,398.14 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASNACHT, JONATHAN F Employer name Education Department Amount $35,398.13 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTHAMMER, NANCY M Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $35,397.87 Date 02/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, JACLYN A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $35,397.70 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEL, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $35,397.62 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRCIO, LORI A Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,397.46 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTWRIGHT, SHAWN L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,397.36 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOANN Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $35,397.28 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHAMUS, MICHELLE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,397.15 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DANIAL R Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $35,396.65 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELADA, RAAFAT I Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,396.65 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUCZKOWSKI, REBECCA M Employer name Town of Union Amount $35,396.64 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ELISA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,395.95 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, TRACY A Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $35,395.79 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, BENJAMIN C Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $35,395.78 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOUKHI, ALLAOUA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $35,395.43 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVAI, SARA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,394.91 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, BENJAMIN J F Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $35,394.79 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDOVICH, RAMONA M Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $35,394.69 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBRIDGE, MATTHEW V Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $35,394.45 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, LUIS A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,394.43 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, JOHN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,394.36 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBIN, THEMA J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,394.14 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, KYLE P Employer name Village of Canton Amount $35,394.05 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, ERIC K Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,393.95 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNEBROCK, LISA A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $35,393.93 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, ALEXANDER C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $35,393.87 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBURI, COURTNEY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,393.78 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, WILLIAM A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $35,393.72 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABLANG, TAMMY Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,393.70 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURY, NADINE E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,393.60 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, DOUGLAS A Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $35,393.38 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDER, BROOKE E Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $35,393.24 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JONATHAN Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $35,393.01 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMANEK, GLENN J Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $35,393.00 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MICHELE A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,392.92 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, RYAN M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,392.68 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRI, JENNIFER L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,392.66 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATRIANO, ROBERT G Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,392.56 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASULO, PETER M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,392.39 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWEHL, NOREEN D Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,392.15 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, GLENN C Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $35,391.20 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, MICHAEL A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $35,391.07 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ENRIQUE E, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $35,390.82 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNASHER, JEDEDIAH J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,390.75 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, SHERRY L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $35,390.72 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULCAN, MARGARET A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $35,390.63 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, L C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,390.25 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $35,390.16 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, MARIANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,390.10 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DALE J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $35,390.09 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, YONIKA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,389.94 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUIRE, DIANE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $35,389.35 Date 05/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $35,389.26 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,388.99 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOM, KIAMBO B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $35,388.65 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, LOUISE F Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $35,388.27 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NATHAN L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $35,388.24 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, SHARON J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $35,387.83 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JEFFERY B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $35,387.75 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $35,387.29 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, FRANK Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $35,387.28 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AFFRUNTI, LISA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $35,387.22 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTS, DANIEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,386.95 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, SEAN D Employer name Village of Moravia Amount $35,386.71 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROTTA, FRANK P Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $35,386.54 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, MARK A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,386.39 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, TRACY E Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $35,386.36 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODBERRY, WENDY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,386.25 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, MARILLA W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,386.18 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, NICOLE M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $35,385.88 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GARE, ROGER A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $35,385.73 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, EMILY A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $35,385.51 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, ANTHONY A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $35,385.18 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODSON, AMY L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $35,385.06 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System