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 BARKER, KELLY A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,819.25 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RANDY C Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $37,819.02 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFMAN, JON L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $37,818.90 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRICIC, AZRA Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,818.78 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $37,818.73 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCHAK, SUSAN L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $37,818.71 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFELLOW, JILLIAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,818.62 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDINO, JAMES Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,818.31 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTA, JASON E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,818.27 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANJESKI, NICOLE E Employer name Cortland County Amount $37,818.25 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTS, DARRYL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,818.25 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK-LEATON, DEBRA M Employer name Town of Byron Amount $37,817.99 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIHEW, LYNNE A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,817.84 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRAD, DARRELL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,817.56 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNER, SETH B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,817.51 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KARL M Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $37,817.46 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $37,817.26 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, ASHLEY A Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $37,816.72 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NICOLE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,816.38 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERROCKER, KIM S Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,816.32 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, BRIAN Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $37,816.22 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVER, HEATHER M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $37,816.21 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, AMY S Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $37,816.18 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DIANA L Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $37,816.15 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, FRANK A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,816.06 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PETER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $37,816.02 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, SHERRY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,815.90 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUF, RAYMOND A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,815.86 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, RANDY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,815.86 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSALONIS, HOLLY J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,815.84 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, IRENE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,815.76 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JULIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,815.75 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYAM, BARBARA E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,815.44 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKEL, NICOLE L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $37,815.38 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELHADO, VALERIE J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $37,815.34 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOW, GREGORY D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $37,815.29 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPP, HEATHER L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $37,815.21 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JUDY A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $37,815.20 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, RUSHON M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,815.00 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CINDY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,814.95 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, KERRI L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $37,814.94 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOBENICA, AMY K Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,814.91 Date 11/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLISTER, JEAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $37,814.38 Date 03/11/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ANTHONY T Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $37,814.34 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, KATEY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,814.16 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, TENNIA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,814.12 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $37,813.95 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, SCOTT C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,813.71 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLER, MICHELLE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,813.52 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, JEFFREY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,813.47 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, PATRICIA F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,813.20 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TANYKA M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,812.92 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAC-AHMED, ALISA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,812.91 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, LAWRENCE R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $37,812.89 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENN, THERESA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,812.86 Date 08/23/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUWER, RONALD C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,812.62 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, ANN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,812.50 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEMER-SOTO, ALISON Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $37,812.16 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,812.14 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, GILBERTO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,811.89 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEGARD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $37,811.80 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ALLISON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,811.64 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETA, SONPON, SR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,811.63 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, ROGER R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,811.60 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDEL, MARY B Employer name Victor CSD Amount $37,811.59 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, CAITLIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,811.52 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, CHRISTINE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,811.50 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPOE, MAUREEN A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $37,811.30 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, KENDEL L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $37,811.19 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLIVOSKI, TAMMY N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,811.04 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, PAMELA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,811.02 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBONE, PAULA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $37,810.91 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JULIE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,810.59 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, KENNETH G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,810.28 Date 07/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,810.23 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONERGAN, SHARON A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,809.99 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNIAK, THOMAS F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $37,809.77 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERTGENS, NICHOLAS J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,809.66 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CORONDA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $37,808.78 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESSER, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $37,808.76 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, KRISTEEN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,808.75 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, SHANNON M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,808.37 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZMA, SANDOR, III Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,808.15 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $37,807.89 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSITANO, RACHEL M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,807.84 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN S Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $37,807.70 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASCIO, STEPHEN C Employer name Orange County Amount $37,807.60 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, STEVEN C, JR Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,807.03 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIAGARAJAN, RAMANI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,807.03 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, WILLIAM H, IV Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,806.93 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, SHERMAN J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $37,806.84 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GORDON A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,806.77 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, PRECIOUS A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,806.54 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, GOVANNI RAFAEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,806.53 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,806.41 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAMIELLO, TONI ANN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $37,806.28 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDSCHENK, STACEY S Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,806.15 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRTWELL, GABRIEL R Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,806.10 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ PERALTA, DAVID Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,806.08 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CELANGE N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,805.88 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System