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 CLARY, DAVID C Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,572.59 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORBAJIAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $34,572.47 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANEZ N Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $34,572.38 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHENT, ANTHONY Employer name Education Department Amount $34,572.37 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DANIEL L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $34,572.27 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARO, SHANE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,572.07 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, DIANE M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $34,572.04 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SCOTT C Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,571.97 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZORANA, DANIEL R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $34,571.81 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOREMUS, SANDEE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,571.55 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN-VALERO, FLORENCE J Employer name Fire Island UFSD Amount $34,571.48 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBER, JENNIFER H Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,571.33 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNSWORTH, JOHN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,571.24 Date 09/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, LEOPOLDO Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $34,570.83 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCA, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $34,570.81 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TELFER, MARSTON D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,570.69 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, KAREN M Employer name Town of Southport Amount $34,570.66 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, JILL K Employer name Town of Southport Amount $34,570.66 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, JOVAN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,570.62 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PECORARO, PETER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,570.62 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,570.62 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SAMMY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,570.62 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GINGELESKI, SUSAN R Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $34,570.51 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, ERIKA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $34,570.47 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMER, JORDAN E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $34,570.47 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDY, VEDAVALLI G Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $34,570.43 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRO, RICHARD J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,570.39 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MELANA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,569.67 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, SALLY ANN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $34,569.36 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, MICHEL A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $34,569.29 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOSZ, STEVEN P Employer name Erie County Amount $34,569.26 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN HILL, STEVEN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,569.11 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGUMENNOVA, VALENTYNA N Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,568.97 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARISELA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $34,568.80 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, ESTEBANIA G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,568.65 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, COLIN C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,568.39 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLT, EMILY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,568.35 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LISA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,568.24 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMLER, CHERYL ANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,567.84 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $34,567.73 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLOURAS-LETTRE, REBECCA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,567.50 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LINDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,566.92 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, IRENE G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,566.89 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, PEDRO A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,566.62 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERMYER, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $34,566.06 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MELISSA B Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $34,566.00 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERT, CHARLES D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $34,565.89 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,565.77 Date 09/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENEL, MAGDA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,565.19 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUCCI, CAROL R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,565.19 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREN, KYLE M Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $34,565.11 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $34,565.06 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, NAYEF G, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,564.75 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, THERESA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,564.58 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, ANDREW J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,564.41 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBARI, DEBORAH K Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $34,564.33 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DANIEL P Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,564.25 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, ROSE M Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $34,564.20 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JOHN W Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $34,564.09 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, AARON J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,564.00 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULP, JOSEPH C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,563.78 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ALEXANDER C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $34,563.33 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LYNN A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $34,562.58 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORAN, SHAUN T Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $34,562.35 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASON, MICHAEL C Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $34,561.53 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBERSON, MARGARET L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $34,561.42 Date 03/23/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENER, ANNAMARIE V Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $34,561.33 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXWORTHY, JEFF K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,561.22 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CHARLES H Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $34,561.15 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $34,561.08 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWAY, JOHN E, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,560.86 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAS, STANLEY N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,560.86 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, DEBRA P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $34,560.86 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,560.86 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMER, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,560.86 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVA, CAROL ANN J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,560.86 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCHETTI, KATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,560.86 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JEFFREY T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,560.40 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROTZ, SARAH J Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $34,560.27 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ANNE M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $34,560.20 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, KRISTA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $34,559.96 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, CHRISTELL D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,559.43 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAEYS, DANIEL K Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $34,559.39 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, KAREN R Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $34,558.95 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, STEPHANIE W Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $34,558.54 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KAREN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,558.46 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYNE, DAVID J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,558.26 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOR, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $34,558.09 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SEAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,557.68 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRER, SHARDA N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,557.35 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESSNA, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $34,557.03 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESSLE, KAI Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $34,557.00 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, SUZANNE L Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $34,556.91 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISHANIAN, KAPRIYEL Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $34,556.83 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, ROBERTA M Employer name Broome County Amount $34,556.51 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBURGH, FELICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $34,556.46 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLIO, KAREN H Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $34,556.34 Date 07/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, ANGIOLINA Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $34,556.27 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICANO, JOSEPH N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,556.14 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, TREMAINE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,555.76 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System