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 HOLMES, ALEXIS E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,603.91 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCOM, JEREMY C Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,603.85 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINO, JACQUELINE J Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $36,603.80 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,603.75 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDY, SAMUEL P Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,603.30 Date 10/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELINOR A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,603.25 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, DANIELSON Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $36,603.18 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITKEN, DONALD W Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $36,602.91 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $36,602.80 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, BARBARA C Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $36,602.54 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CARRIE B Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $36,602.41 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, TYLER W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,602.37 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSEX, SAMUEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,602.33 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ANTHONY F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,602.33 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOULON, ANGELA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,602.19 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUMBO, MONA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,601.27 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARY, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,600.80 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRIGGS, DREW E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,600.77 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KRISTINA S Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,600.53 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHER, JOHN M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $36,600.43 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORESCHI, JENNY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,600.38 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZTECHMILER, EVA Employer name Onondaga Co Soil,Water Cons Dis Amount $36,600.19 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, ANDREA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,600.18 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MICHAEL K Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $36,600.16 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, LAUREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,600.11 Date 12/04/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMANN, SUSAN P Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $36,600.09 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, BRENDA J Employer name Town of Middleburgh Amount $36,600.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, FELICIA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,599.68 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GREGORY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,599.43 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICSON, EMIL E, III Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,599.10 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JAMERSON M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,598.16 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ADRENA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,598.01 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $36,597.81 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEMARK, HENRY, III Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $36,597.63 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, BONNY K Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,597.51 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $36,597.14 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTIN M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $36,597.09 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESCON, CHRISTENE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,596.66 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PAUL F, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,596.52 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, WILLIAM M Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $36,596.45 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RYAN M Employer name Madison County Amount $36,596.31 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FECIANI, KELLY M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,596.12 Date 07/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, LINDA E Employer name Albany County Amount $36,596.09 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLINSKY, RUTH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,595.81 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY E Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $36,595.47 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-HUNT, RAYNETTE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,595.30 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACIEWSKI, THERESA E Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $36,595.26 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIER, PATRICIA Employer name Essex County Amount $36,595.20 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, RICHARD R Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $36,594.97 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, RONALD W, JR Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $36,594.77 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, THERESA A Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $36,594.13 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALL ARRINGTON, DAISY Employer name Albany County Amount $36,593.75 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JUANA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,593.17 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, MIGUEL, JR Employer name Tully CSD Amount $36,593.16 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BATTO, DONNA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,593.15 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,592.76 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTOVER, GENNIFER F Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,592.62 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SHARON Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $36,592.37 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TODD A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,592.34 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, JILL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,592.23 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTA, GINA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,591.81 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSCH, GINA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,591.74 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,591.74 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDECK, MARIA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,591.74 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, SHIRLEY M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $36,591.71 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RANDY L Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $36,591.66 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, MARNELLE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,591.41 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPINO, KELLI J Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $36,591.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROBERT M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,590.95 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, RUKHSANA N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,590.84 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-RISOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $36,590.60 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVICH, MIKHAIL Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $36,590.56 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, NICHOLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,590.40 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUSA, DAWN M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $36,590.26 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, ANDREA R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,590.26 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, ROSEMARY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,590.15 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, JANICE M Employer name Village of Port Byron Amount $36,589.88 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, JOHN P Employer name Town of Maryland Amount $36,589.78 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHELLE A Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,589.74 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NORMAN W Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $36,589.42 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDUFF, ANNE F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,589.25 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, THOMAS F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,589.20 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTSFORD, SHARON M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $36,589.15 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, COLLEEN E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $36,589.07 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGONE-LOPEZ, ROSE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,588.95 Date 08/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $36,588.79 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGLEY, BRANDON T A Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,588.51 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, KATHERINE A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $36,588.47 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, TROY O Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,588.28 Date 10/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LISA J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,588.28 Date 04/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN-HARLEC, MICHELLE L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,587.70 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRESTI, MARGARET A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $36,587.67 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, AIDA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,587.67 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, HEATHER M Employer name Broome County Amount $36,587.57 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, ANNETTE M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $36,587.35 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWES, DAWN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,587.29 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, BARBARA A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $36,587.20 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMBLESON, RENA A Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $36,587.18 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Broome County Amount $36,586.24 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROBERT F Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,586.23 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System