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 PAPPAS, LISA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,912.95 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUER, PAMELA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,912.59 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, GARY Employer name Albany County Amount $36,912.40 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, THOMAS D Employer name Village of Ellicottville Amount $36,912.37 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COY, JOHN D Employer name Town of Litchfield Amount $36,912.25 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAPIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,912.11 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, REGINA J Employer name Salem CSD Amount $36,912.07 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, ERIC J Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $36,912.01 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHARONDA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,911.74 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGIWADA, CHARLES R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $36,911.44 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENI, BARBARA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $36,911.29 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, SARA A E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $36,911.01 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMAN, TREVOR S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $36,910.76 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, YOULANDA D Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $36,910.66 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETTE, MARIBETH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,910.55 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,910.14 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, ROSEMARIE Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $36,910.10 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, CAROLYN Y Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $36,909.95 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMMELBLAU, ELLEN B Employer name Warren County Amount $36,909.85 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOBO, FLORENCE H Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,908.93 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DIANA E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $36,908.34 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, DOUGLAS L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,907.91 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, MIZRAIN K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $36,907.65 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, PATTI L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,907.61 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALBERO, GREGORY J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $36,907.33 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, JANE E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,907.22 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, LILY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,906.90 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, BRITTANY M Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $36,906.65 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASH, CINDY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,906.23 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTA, KEVIN S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,905.85 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, MARK P Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $36,905.30 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CINDY L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $36,905.20 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, SARAH K Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,905.18 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, COURTNEY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,905.00 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYBEK, KATHLEEN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $36,904.87 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HOLLY S Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $36,904.80 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEAVONN O Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,904.34 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, THERESA A Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $36,904.33 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBBIE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,904.31 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEPHANIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,903.93 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Columbus Amount $36,903.48 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KELLEY K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,903.41 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, DIANE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,903.34 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADZIALA, DAVID E Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $36,902.96 Date 08/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, MARIA B Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $36,902.84 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Edmeston Amount $36,902.64 Date 11/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFRESS, TRENTAN M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,902.14 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARILYN E Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $36,902.08 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIMAN, HEATHER T Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,902.04 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KATHLEEN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,901.60 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATHEARN, JUDY Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,901.60 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, VERNON B Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,901.53 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA-FOURNIER, PATRICIA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,901.40 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ALAN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,901.11 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRA, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,901.07 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, CHARLES A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,900.99 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMINDO, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,900.86 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARO, KATHLEEN K Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,900.86 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGLEY, LESLIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,900.72 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHAEL A Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,900.56 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLICK, MARGARET Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $36,900.53 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLOWITZ, KELLEE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,900.28 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, CANDISS W Employer name Steuben County Amount $36,900.27 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, RANDY W Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,900.12 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VICTORIA B Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $36,900.00 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, EDWARD T Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $36,900.00 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, LYLE F Employer name NYC Judges Amount $36,900.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, LORNA J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $36,900.00 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KETNEY BUTLER, LAURENTINA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $36,900.00 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, MARSHA D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $36,900.00 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGNESI, JAMES F Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $36,900.00 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, BRENDA M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $36,900.00 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZZANA, JAMES A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $36,900.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, KEVIN Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $36,900.00 Date 11/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBERIA, SHARON A Employer name Albertson Water District Amount $36,899.99 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, LINDA J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $36,899.97 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIM, BRIAN J Employer name City of Rome Amount $36,899.86 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECOQ, BARBARA J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $36,899.82 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELBMAN, CARLA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,899.74 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVIER, BOBBIE JO Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,899.68 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBIN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,899.62 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, ZACHARY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,899.39 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBING, DEBRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,899.30 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORING, ANNE W Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $36,899.19 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JACOB C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,899.01 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, LISA J Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $36,898.89 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, JENNIFER A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,898.56 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINER, DAVID S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $36,898.51 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTERS, DOUGLAS E Employer name Town of Maryland Amount $36,898.32 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUBLER, HELEN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,898.16 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWIE, DEREK O Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,898.08 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, MARY E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $36,897.82 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANWEHR, NICHOLAS J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,897.78 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMBAT, STACEY M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $36,897.00 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUBEK, DONNA A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $36,897.00 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROSCO, KAREN E Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $36,897.00 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONE, JOSEPH S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $36,897.00 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBOWITZ, GWEN G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,896.99 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTENCOURT, GIOVANNA M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $36,896.85 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, GENE P Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,896.78 Date 07/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System