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 DODGE, DESIREE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,248.78 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,248.28 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, BRIAN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,247.82 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEISHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $37,247.52 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, LAVAUGHN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $37,247.28 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDIS, JOHN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,246.05 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN-MOCHON, TERESA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,245.61 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOX, JUDITH E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,245.30 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANIO, MICHAEL T Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,245.07 Date 01/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LAMAR M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,245.06 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JOSHUA C Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,245.00 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CARRIE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,244.92 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, JOSHUA J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $37,244.92 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, MICHELLE L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $37,244.80 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HELENA Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $37,244.65 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, NEIL T, JR Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $37,244.61 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, VERONICA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $37,244.48 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Root Amount $37,244.43 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,244.40 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JEANE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,244.26 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, AARON B Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,244.06 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JESSICA P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,243.95 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSE R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $37,243.75 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTER, TARA N Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,243.68 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLOHUB, DIANA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,243.64 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, HEIDI A Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,243.60 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, TERRI L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $37,243.46 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURKA, KATHLEEN Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $37,243.44 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAYFORD, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Canton Amount $37,243.06 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO, APRIL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $37,242.49 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYA, MARIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $37,242.22 Date 06/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARIK, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,242.19 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, THERESA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $37,241.85 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLY, OLIVIA M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $37,241.60 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMAREZ, CHRISTIAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,241.47 Date 04/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATROSE, PAUL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,241.28 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DEBORAH M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,241.03 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGINLEY, CASSIE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $37,240.86 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, CHERYL L Employer name Four County Library System Amount $37,240.79 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, PAUL M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,240.76 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROZCO, YASMIN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $37,240.63 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GO, MA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,240.31 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $37,240.22 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMIENNY, CAROL A Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $37,239.99 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ORLANDO Employer name Orange County Amount $37,239.72 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, DAVID C Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $37,239.31 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, BRIANNA M Employer name Albany County Amount $37,239.28 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTORILLO, DANIELLE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,238.99 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, RENEE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,238.74 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, FREDERICK D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,238.65 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PAMELA N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,238.64 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, LINDA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,238.46 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SARA M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $37,238.38 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, LISA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,238.28 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, WENONA M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $37,238.22 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKEL, ROSA E Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $37,237.91 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASE, AMBER E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $37,237.73 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARN, JEFFREY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,237.44 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOGUE, DENNIS P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,237.34 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGH, LISA D Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $37,236.88 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANCK, CHERYL A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $37,236.85 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNON, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,236.64 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, ALLISON C Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,236.57 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, NANCY E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $37,236.40 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIDER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,235.68 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, EDWIN K Employer name Town of Redfield Amount $37,235.36 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $37,235.28 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLIVEIRA, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $37,234.55 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOERG, CLAUDE A Employer name Town of Pendleton Amount $37,234.52 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHA, THOMAS D Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $37,233.98 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, HOLLYANN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $37,233.73 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDO, MARILYN M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $37,233.57 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, JESSE S Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $37,233.57 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MICHELLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,233.52 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Salina Amount $37,233.06 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PETER J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $37,233.05 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, DEAN A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37,232.98 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, JENNIFER L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $37,232.76 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISLER, KRISTEN M Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $37,232.26 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDENBERY, MICHAEL A Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $37,231.82 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKEL, ADAM C Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,231.72 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RICHARD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,231.52 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVORY, DANA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $37,230.95 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JACQUELINE L Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $37,230.92 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH-O'NEILL, KAREN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $37,230.91 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLNER, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $37,230.80 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, JILL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,230.34 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREGANO, SUSANNE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,229.79 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, PATRICIA H Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,229.70 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULZER, JESSICA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,229.47 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JAVIER A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,229.43 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, REBECCA S Employer name Groton CSD Amount $37,228.81 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, JILL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,228.63 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWUSU-BARNIE, JERUSHA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,228.46 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY M Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $37,228.17 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBLISS-ROLDAN, VANASSA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,227.76 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, TRACY A Employer name Town of Wilna Housing Auth Amount $37,227.68 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $37,227.51 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAS, JEREMEY T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,227.46 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNAIL, RITA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,227.43 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System