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 FETTERLY, BRANDY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,698.92 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPPEL, CYNTHIA JB Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $36,698.18 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNESS, DANA J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $36,697.94 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENG, XING Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,697.56 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINSON, ALEC G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,697.55 Date 03/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, KYLE J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,697.35 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, BEVERLY J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $36,697.10 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMICOLO, DANIELLE C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $36,697.07 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTOMSKE, JOHN H Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $36,696.45 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDOUS, LETA M Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $36,696.35 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, GERALD Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,696.20 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, VALERIE E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $36,695.87 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRY, LINDA L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $36,695.87 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADIE, DARRELL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,695.53 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERTI, JESSICA R, MS Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,695.44 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZYK, DIANE M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $36,695.43 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSELLI, DIANE J Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $36,695.40 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, DENISE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $36,695.24 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, ELLEN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $36,695.21 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZ, CARMEN F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $36,694.31 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, HEATHER J Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $36,694.10 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER-BOMBARD, KAREN A Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $36,694.03 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALELIS, STEFANOS Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,693.89 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIL, LAURIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,693.44 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCHAK, SHARON A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,692.95 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOUGH, KAREN Employer name Orange County Amount $36,692.70 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, BRIAN S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,692.64 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MIGDALIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,692.57 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANEY, WENDY L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,692.29 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRO, MARIA L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,691.81 Date 06/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYTON, CIMMERON L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,691.76 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOU, SHENG THAM Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $36,691.76 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GEORGE, DEBRA E Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $36,691.54 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ERIC L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,691.40 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKENSTIRE, PATRICIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,691.23 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACE, ADAM S Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,691.13 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LUIS M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,691.06 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $36,690.49 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAS, RICARDO M Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $36,690.13 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, LYNSFERD V Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $36,690.04 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTER, BEVERLY A Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $36,689.97 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, EVA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,689.96 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WANDA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,689.06 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TAHZSA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,688.86 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA-WINSLOW, RAQUEL Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $36,688.66 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMIO, JENNIFER D Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,688.57 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LAKISHA N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,688.20 Date 11/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADY, ASHLEY E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,687.99 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JUDITH A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $36,687.50 Date 02/12/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZETTA, ANDREW V Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,687.22 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHISON, SUSAN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,687.19 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DEBORAH L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $36,687.06 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, NEAL N Employer name Town of Westville Amount $36,686.78 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, BRYAN P Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,686.43 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERSLICE-BARR, JANA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,686.41 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOSKA, MARY ANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $36,686.10 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KELLI JO Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,686.04 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, BRIDGETTE E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,686.04 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, JON W Employer name Erie County Amount $36,685.98 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, BARBARA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,685.84 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, MARGARET A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,685.84 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, RICK J Employer name Town of Edwards Amount $36,685.50 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MEGHAN L Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $36,685.41 Date 11/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENNE, COURTNEY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,685.24 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUHART, PATRICIA L Employer name Orleans County Amount $36,685.12 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, DIANA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,684.13 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARITY, THERESE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,683.88 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, LYNNETTE R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,683.51 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWEN, GINA M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $36,683.46 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSAS, JENNIFER L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,683.32 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMUTH, DUANE O, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,683.29 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, GERALD G Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,683.15 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,682.78 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACKETT, SHARON K Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,682.56 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SHANNON L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,682.55 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGONE, GENNARO Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,682.55 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOER, DERRICK F Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,682.43 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, WILLIAM H Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $36,682.29 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILL, KRISTI L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $36,682.24 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ANDREW S Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $36,681.93 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, LINDA G Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $36,681.72 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JAMIE S Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $36,681.60 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADDOCK, CHARLES Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,681.58 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILIO, PATRICK Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $36,681.28 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAZMIEN, BARBARA A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $36,680.90 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAINA, ELEANORA J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,680.85 Date 03/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONALD J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,680.57 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZICH, LUIS A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $36,679.80 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKEL, JAMES R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $36,679.80 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKLIN, BRITTANY R Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,679.67 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONI, PERI H Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $36,679.56 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, KAREN A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $36,678.79 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, BIERCA N Employer name Orange County Amount $36,678.48 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, NOLAN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $36,678.44 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, AUREA E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,678.24 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, LISA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,677.96 Date 01/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $36,677.76 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTICHE, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $36,677.53 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIJANKA, SHANA L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $36,677.17 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFERY M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $36,676.71 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System