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 MESIDOR, REGINALD Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $36,761.18 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, SCOTT Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,760.76 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMANO, KRISTINE M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $36,760.57 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SUSAN C Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,760.36 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, DAWN M Employer name Town of Westport Amount $36,760.11 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, BRYAN O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,760.10 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHELLE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,759.79 Date 03/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, MARTHA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,759.77 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, CLARENCE F Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,759.71 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KIMBERLY J Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $36,759.68 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC WHINNIE, GENA M Employer name Education Department Amount $36,759.64 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, STACEY C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,759.12 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYSON, KATHLEEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,759.00 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,758.76 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, KELLY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,758.63 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELETIS, MARIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,758.46 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,758.46 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,757.51 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROPAOLO, NATHANIEL R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $36,756.97 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, ANTHONY F Employer name City of Rome Amount $36,756.78 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $36,756.48 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, DONNA L Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $36,755.96 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPONI, CURT P Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $36,755.71 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, JULIE A Employer name Town of Vernon Amount $36,755.37 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,755.28 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, MELISSA C Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $36,755.11 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,755.08 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DAVID L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,755.03 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAN, MELISSA A Employer name Washington County Amount $36,754.76 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, JOHANNA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,754.57 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, MELISSA A Employer name Albany County Amount $36,753.72 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAQUINTA, MARYANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $36,753.55 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, AUTUMN J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $36,753.20 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWECK, BERNADETE S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,752.07 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKOSKI, CASSANDRA N Employer name Chautauqua Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $36,752.00 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSA, JEANNINE L Employer name Highland CSD Amount $36,751.77 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICHENOR, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $36,751.67 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIK, KRISTY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $36,751.64 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMB, SARAH M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $36,751.04 Date 12/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, FRANCES M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $36,750.85 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $36,750.35 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTINO, DIANE S Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $36,750.03 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZNANOV, NICKOLAY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,750.02 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCI, DEANNA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,749.49 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORILLO, JOCELYN Y Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,749.47 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, EMERY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,749.17 Date 02/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENT, JESSE JP Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,748.87 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, SARAH E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,748.87 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAU, JASON R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,748.87 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, AARON J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,748.87 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO-TORRES, AIDA G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,748.87 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL-GUZMAN, YOLOXOCHITL Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,748.87 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CATHERINE J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $36,748.73 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELINSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,748.63 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,748.61 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, PAUL E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $36,747.63 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MELISSA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,747.50 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONAU, DEBRA A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $36,746.97 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREVAS-CUENCA, DANIELLE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,746.32 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIANI, JANET E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,746.32 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MIRELLA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,746.32 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOTER, MARJORIE A Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $36,746.31 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,746.23 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, LORRAINE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $36,746.14 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWULICH, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $36,746.06 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, LAURA J Employer name Madison County Amount $36,746.00 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, LEKESHIA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,745.92 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXNER, NICOLE R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,745.79 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DAVID K Employer name Erie County Amount $36,745.76 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROR, MICHAEL H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $36,745.72 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EDWARD L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $36,745.61 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKETT, YVONNE M Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $36,745.31 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, DIANA C Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,745.15 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JACOB W Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,744.95 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,744.85 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $36,744.65 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, HEATHER A Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,744.58 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIJANSKI, CHARLEEN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,744.20 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, CARMEN L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $36,743.81 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MILAGROS Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,743.72 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRUBLESKI, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,743.60 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANCZYK, PATRICIA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $36,743.48 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, LEE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,743.30 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JONI L Employer name Village of Springville Amount $36,743.00 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, ASCENSION Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,742.97 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFOLINO, DOMINIC A Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,742.88 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARLENE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,742.79 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, BRIAN J Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $36,742.79 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABALETA, JUAN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,742.76 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADCLIFF, SUSAN M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $36,742.34 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, IRIS L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,742.25 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICK, NATHAN J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $36,742.09 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWERDICK, DENISE A Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $36,741.96 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLINGHAM, KEVIN F Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $36,741.78 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,741.66 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOV, SHANNON L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,741.55 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, ADELINE A F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,741.55 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, SANFORD Employer name Albany County Amount $36,741.06 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KEVIN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,740.96 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, GREGORY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,740.53 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System