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 BAXTER, TERRENCE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $36,536.54 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDER, JENNIFER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,536.48 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, CHADELLE K Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,536.47 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JAMIE L Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $36,536.41 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KACHELLE M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $36,536.41 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEYEVA, ALLA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,536.03 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, DONELL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,535.93 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAGIRI, NANCY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,535.90 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, ROSALIE J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,535.89 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONTRELL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,535.43 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, STEPHANIE Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $36,535.36 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEBOROUGH, SHAWNEE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,534.89 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, TRACEY H Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $36,534.62 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JOAN M Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $36,534.60 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, ANDREA M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $36,534.42 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CORENA L Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $36,534.35 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FELIX A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,534.24 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, RHONDA D Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,534.22 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGIUDICE, PETER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,534.02 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, TONY L Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $36,533.85 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ROBERT L Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $36,533.72 Date 01/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBIN, TINA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,533.60 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS-WELLS, CRYSTALL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $36,533.43 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMINSKI, LAURA C Employer name Town of Milton Amount $36,533.31 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHANTE, JOSEPH L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,533.10 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ANTHONY J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $36,532.81 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, KATHRYN A Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,532.68 Date 09/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREISER, KRISTEN E Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $36,532.56 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, ELISA D Employer name Greene County Amount $36,532.45 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSALEK, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,532.16 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, ADAM Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,532.12 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, SUSANA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $36,531.85 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, JOHN J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $36,531.84 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READER, JASON M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,531.75 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DIANA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,531.26 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,531.23 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $36,531.05 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUNT, SUZANNE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,531.02 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, LEE A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,530.76 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LAURIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $36,530.37 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERWINSKI, LAURA E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,530.32 Date 03/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARADE, DAVID M Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $36,530.15 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWART, SEAN S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,530.14 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLELLA, DEIRDRE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $36,530.10 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KATIE M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,530.05 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNIGLE, RANDY D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,529.86 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUZDEY, DIANE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,529.84 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDELL, CARYN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,529.77 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNELLO, MELISSA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $36,529.69 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, AUDREY A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,529.60 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVWOKPETA, OGHOGHO GLADYS Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,529.53 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEBAYO, AKINBOBOLA B Employer name Erie County Amount $36,529.35 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, MAI N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,529.27 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, SAMUEL J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,529.15 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, RANDALL J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $36,528.51 Date 02/03/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORAMONTI, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,528.09 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMAROFF, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,527.96 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELONIA, KELLY F Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $36,527.76 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,527.71 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LAURA L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,527.65 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, CAROL J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $36,527.63 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUPPELLI, DOROTHY A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,527.54 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JOHN M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $36,527.42 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETLOW, TOLLIE C Employer name Rockville Centre Housing Auth Amount $36,527.40 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAK, LINDA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,527.39 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DANIEL C Employer name Albany County Amount $36,527.17 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, RACHEL M Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $36,527.17 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, ANGELA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,527.04 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RANDY R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $36,527.01 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, SEAN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,526.91 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, COLLEEN M Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $36,526.70 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, RACHAEL V Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $36,526.67 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROXANNE L Employer name Orange County Amount $36,526.61 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROIK, JUDY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,526.32 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBA, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $36,526.11 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, SANDRA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,526.05 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TIFFANY D Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $36,526.02 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,525.56 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, LYNNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,525.49 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GARY A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,525.48 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURSKY, STANLEY M Employer name Warren County Amount $36,525.38 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, LEE ANN Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,525.30 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARI, DEBRA A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $36,524.68 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $36,524.65 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSON, KARL Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,524.27 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, SWAYNE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,523.74 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRALL, ROBERT J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,523.69 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNE, JOHN C Employer name Newark CSD Amount $36,523.50 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of South Bristol Amount $36,523.47 Date 08/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, RONDELL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $36,522.77 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLINO, ANTHONY W Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,522.77 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, DAWN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,522.77 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHLEEN T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,522.68 Date 03/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWCZAK, DEBORAH J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,522.41 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNKO-BURNING, SHANNON L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,522.11 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHEGYI, LISA Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $36,522.11 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECHOWSKI, SUSAN J Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $36,521.83 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARROW, DENISE L Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $36,521.68 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITESELL, CHERIE R Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,521.62 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARBOSKI, MARY P Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $36,521.58 Date 07/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System