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 SHEA, DENNIS M Employer name Orange County Amount $36,464.91 Date 07/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, RALPH L Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $36,464.53 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFFER, CASEY L Employer name Village of Philadelphia Amount $36,464.39 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,464.30 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSON, RANADA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,464.14 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KARL A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $36,463.37 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, SARAH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,463.19 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $36,463.02 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRYAN-SECRETO, MARY S Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $36,462.76 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, REBECCA A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $36,462.60 Date 04/17/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, DONNA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,462.28 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAGHTY, KEVIN B Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $36,462.02 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDSON, MATTHEW L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,461.90 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, TERRI R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $36,461.69 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JAMES E, II Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $36,461.50 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERLEY, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $36,461.27 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NANCY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,460.96 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLUZZI, HEATHER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,460.67 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JELICA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,460.30 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BERNADETTE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,460.29 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAM, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,460.22 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTTE, KIMBERLY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,460.17 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASENBURY, WILLIAM F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $36,460.10 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $36,460.03 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, KAITLYN C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,459.90 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTS, VLADIMIR Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,459.50 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, NEIL A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,459.20 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, TRICIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,458.59 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RIPER, KENNETH E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,458.50 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,458.48 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,457.91 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, CHERYL A Employer name Otsego County Amount $36,457.70 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOANNE Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $36,457.58 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SHARON L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $36,457.44 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAGGS, DENISE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,457.23 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MARIA GUADALUPE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $36,457.19 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOT, JAMIE L Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $36,457.00 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, RICHARD C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $36,456.55 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAZS, GUY J Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $36,456.43 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLOCK, FELICIA L.M. Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,456.42 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAEMDONCK, ELIZABETH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,456.27 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, ROBERT E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $36,456.23 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAR, NADEJDA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,455.92 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, LUZ Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,455.70 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLYARSKY, ALEXANDER Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,455.69 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOPE, DARLENE M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,455.45 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKIM, LINDA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,455.35 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SHAUN T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,455.16 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THOMAS G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,454.99 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, TRACEY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,453.96 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLECHNER, SHEILA R Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $36,453.79 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, THOMAS A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,453.69 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, ANDREW M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,453.21 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELIDES, ADAM C Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,453.04 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BETTY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,452.89 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMPERS, JASMINE M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,452.85 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERET, LINDA M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $36,452.62 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JANETTA R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,452.36 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, KEVIN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,452.14 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, STARR L Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,452.05 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDOUS, BRANDON K Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,452.03 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CYNTHIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, SUSAN G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, CATHY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, LYNETTE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEANEY, CHERYL A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $36,451.28 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KATHIE L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $36,451.03 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, ROBERT F Employer name Village of Lyons Amount $36,450.58 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, NANCY L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $36,450.44 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, ALICIA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,450.42 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, TONI L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $36,450.26 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDZ, PHYLLIS V Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $36,450.07 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PHILLIP H Employer name Town of Parma Amount $36,449.83 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, KAREN A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $36,449.06 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRZELECKI, CELESTE L Employer name City of Batavia Amount $36,449.06 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HARLEY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,449.00 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, MATTHEW L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,448.83 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER-CARRIS, VICTORIA G Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $36,448.80 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZICZEK, AMBER L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $36,448.43 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICOLE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,448.31 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZUTI, JOSEPH F Employer name Broome County Amount $36,448.28 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICOINE, GAREE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,447.96 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, MARY G Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $36,447.48 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOUSE, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $36,446.92 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFARIAN, MIKAEL M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $36,446.69 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLEY, FAYNIER C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,446.59 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, CLAY W, JR Employer name Town of Wells Amount $36,446.54 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, JONNA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,446.51 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $36,446.36 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALKO, KELLI A Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,446.16 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, HARRY Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $36,445.91 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JESSICA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,445.47 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, GAIL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,445.45 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, MARY BETH Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,445.30 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-BARTH, MARILYNN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,445.30 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DAVID K Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $36,444.71 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, MARCIA D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,444.38 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,444.21 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOCIO, DAVID C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,444.15 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVELLI, MICHELLE L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $36,444.15 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System