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 CARTIER, GARY A Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $37,756.55 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATRAGNA, CATHERINE Employer name Webster CSD Amount $37,756.17 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACZYK, CARLY B Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $37,755.68 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLT, JENNIFER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,755.67 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKLEY-DUNN, RENEE J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,755.51 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSTIN, ZINOVIY Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $37,755.43 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAB, TERESA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,755.26 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,754.88 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, DWAIN J Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $37,754.72 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTO, NICHOLAS L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $37,754.70 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $37,754.50 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, CYNTHIA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,754.08 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, DONNA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $37,753.93 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTE, SAMANTHA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $37,753.89 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSONETTE, BRANDY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $37,753.76 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANBUHL, ROXANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,753.63 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $37,753.52 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAZA, EVELYN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $37,753.30 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLA, KELLY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,752.93 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINEN, LORI A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,752.42 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCARO, PETER Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $37,752.34 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SHARON L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $37,752.20 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATON, EARTHA V Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,751.58 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCIUOLI, DESIREE N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,751.46 Date 02/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOGHT, JESSICA L Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $37,751.39 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGER, GREGORY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,751.34 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBECK, JOHN M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $37,750.88 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DARCI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,750.80 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, MEAGAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,750.64 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, BEVERLY D Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $37,750.62 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, ANGEL S Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,750.56 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, MITCHELL A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $37,750.36 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIEN, TAHJ K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,750.18 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCANO, RAFAEL A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,750.18 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEVIN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,750.18 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCA, DIANE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $37,750.08 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIMBRONE, DANIEL W Employer name Erie County Amount $37,750.00 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,749.72 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, TRACY A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $37,749.60 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTON, FRANCES L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,749.48 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, MELLISSA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,749.40 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRPOLI, DAVID R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,749.27 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SUSAN L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $37,749.26 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, ANDREA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $37,749.12 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHO, SUSAN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,749.07 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABINO, KELLY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,748.59 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, KAREN H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,748.52 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, MARIE E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $37,748.48 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSAVAGE, ELYSHIA C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,747.91 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, PATRICIA H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,747.91 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, KATHLEEN T, MS Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $37,747.67 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, JAMES C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,747.38 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, GINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $37,747.38 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BUFF, MICHAEL E Employer name Education Department Amount $37,747.38 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBER, PHILIP J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,747.38 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARET, LYNDSEY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,747.30 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, KENNETH M, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $37,747.28 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHAD A Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $37,747.20 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, DINA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,747.07 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPER, DEAN E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,747.04 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SHERI J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,746.88 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MEGAN E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $37,746.80 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOVANOVSKI, AMANDA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,746.79 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNABY, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,746.30 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTHERDEN, VALERIE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,746.27 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, JAMES A Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $37,746.19 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCHILLI, AMANDA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,746.14 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, BAMI L Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $37,745.93 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, VERNON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,745.89 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISFAN, MIKE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,745.85 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREVALO, JOSE L Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $37,745.84 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADMUS, JONI E Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,745.40 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LOUISE E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,745.34 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,745.32 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,745.30 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JOANNE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,745.30 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAZYK, NANCY A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,745.30 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,745.30 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,744.99 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, TREVOR M Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,744.90 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINO, ROSARIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,744.64 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDELLO, ROSARIA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $37,744.47 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROCHA, TINA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,744.28 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, FRANK E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,744.23 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLL, PATRICIA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,744.14 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MELODY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,744.14 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEFF, CAREY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,743.94 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUTENBURG, BRIAN J Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $37,743.93 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGES, AMY D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,743.87 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUSER, LARRY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $37,743.73 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONECKI, ROBERT M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,743.67 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JOSEPH M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $37,743.63 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $37,743.44 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $37,742.69 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ERIC I Employer name Village of Candor Amount $37,742.43 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYPRESSI-REVANS, LORENA J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $37,742.40 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, SHARON L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,742.40 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, JOHN E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $37,742.35 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, RANDI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,742.30 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, CLIFTON B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,742.04 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System