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 MANOR, MICHAEL B Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,963.46 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFER, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $34,963.43 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $34,963.12 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, JESSICA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $34,963.08 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, BETTY J Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $34,962.80 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTON, CRAIG M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,962.19 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, ROBIN L Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,962.10 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SHINI Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,962.01 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, HELENA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,961.93 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRINE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $34,961.93 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, WAYNE R, SR Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $34,961.60 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, PAMELA L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $34,961.59 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, TRACEY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,961.35 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGGINS, TARRIS A, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,961.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, KEVIN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,960.69 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERITAGE, TRACY L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,960.55 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BROCK E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $34,960.36 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NATHAN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,960.11 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, TONJUA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,960.02 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, VICKI I Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $34,959.92 Date 03/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKS, IVONNE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $34,959.81 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROSA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,959.75 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, NICOLE M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $34,959.60 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE-LOWERY, ALISON D Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $34,959.21 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINES, ALEXANDRA SOPHIA Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,959.20 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, DEAN L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,958.99 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDENFELDER, LAURA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,958.65 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SHELDON M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $34,958.58 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JESSY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $34,958.53 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZYK, TERESA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,958.27 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, VIRGINIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,957.89 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, BRYAN S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,957.64 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, JUDITH E Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,957.62 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, WAYNE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $34,957.52 Date 07/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TAMMIE S Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,957.08 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $34,957.02 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, SURENDRAN K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,957.02 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, ANN F Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,956.71 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, ALLEN W Employer name Broome County Amount $34,956.32 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZLUGA, CHERYL L Employer name City of Hudson Amount $34,956.12 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, DIOMEDES Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $34,955.91 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTON, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,955.86 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, MICHELLE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,955.84 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTT, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,955.77 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCI, MARK C Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $34,955.72 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $34,954.66 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIE, NANCY E Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $34,954.60 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, VENICE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $34,954.57 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MADELYN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,953.84 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDO, FLORENCIO M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $34,953.83 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, STACY L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,953.69 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROEGER, ROBERT N Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $34,953.62 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBAWIKE, CHUKWUCHEBE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $34,953.62 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MELVIN D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,953.35 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ERIKA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $34,953.11 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZETT F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,953.04 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAWN B Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $34,952.90 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHARON A Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $34,952.39 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLI, DOMINICK C, JR Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $34,952.08 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAFT, ROSE MARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $34,951.85 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VANZO, DIANNE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $34,951.80 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTI, ROSINA A Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $34,951.45 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUNZI, HAYLEY A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $34,951.15 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, MARIE L Employer name Somers CSD Amount $34,951.15 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, JODY M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,951.06 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JENNIFER D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,950.96 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, SEAN T Employer name Town of Conesville Amount $34,950.91 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,950.38 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANKLINE, TRACY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,950.31 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, MARIA I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,950.03 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES LLOYD, HELEN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $34,949.34 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, AARON C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,949.34 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, HECTOR M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,949.29 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNEY, LU-ANN W Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,949.15 Date 02/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, GORDON P Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,949.13 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, FLOYD Employer name Town of Georgetown Amount $34,948.75 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOME, KIANNA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,948.67 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, EDELYN R Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $34,948.63 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBAAREN, KAYLA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,948.40 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNGE, CELESTE E Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $34,948.28 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, PAUL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,948.25 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBER, LISA M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $34,948.21 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIGAN, MELODY F Employer name Massena CSD Amount $34,948.14 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISS, KEVIN F Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $34,947.56 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, AGNES T Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,947.49 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEITHARDT, MICHAEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $34,947.46 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CATINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,947.19 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAN, JENNIFER ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,947.01 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICK L Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,946.98 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLYTER, KRISTEN M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $34,946.87 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Elma Amount $34,946.60 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, STANLEY G, JR Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $34,946.56 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ALISTAIR A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,946.54 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JOY K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,946.08 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODIE, HAKIM Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $34,945.97 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOCOVELLO, ANGELA Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $34,945.86 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $34,945.72 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, KELLI CM Employer name Washington County Amount $34,945.67 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CAROL L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $34,945.40 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNENBAUM, GLEN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,945.28 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System