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 MILLER, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $36,407.58 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICK, PAUL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,407.35 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, LISA L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,407.22 Date 08/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JANETTE Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $36,406.61 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLARR, COLLEEN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,406.35 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAGOURIS, EVANGELOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,406.25 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LAURA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,406.08 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, GLORIA A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $36,406.05 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TERRI A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $36,405.88 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,405.80 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, DANIEL Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $36,405.73 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, DAWN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,405.53 Date 03/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, PATRICIA L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $36,405.12 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, DEBORAH J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,405.10 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPERWHEAT, ANN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $36,404.96 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, MICHAEL G Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $36,404.96 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIN, ANDRE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $36,404.75 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,404.59 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, NICOLE E Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $36,404.22 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, ANNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,404.15 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKIN, MARC A Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $36,404.12 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARCZYNSKI, ANDREA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,403.89 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRK, MARTIN J, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $36,403.71 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINE, LISA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,403.30 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDWAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,402.45 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGER, COLLEEN S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,402.38 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYAND, ERICH S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,401.99 Date 03/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLEFSEN, PHYLLIS J Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $36,401.95 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANSKY, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $36,401.60 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECKENGOST, EVA C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,401.52 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHING, RAY J Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $36,401.48 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWRAN, JAMIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,401.46 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITURRI, LOURDES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,401.40 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUVIN, ANN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,401.38 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIN, DEBORAH A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,400.95 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, BRYAN D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $36,400.88 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMILLER, ALISON Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $36,400.68 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, SUSANNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $36,400.57 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SETH E Employer name Hamilton County Amount $36,400.48 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUSER, JUSTIN C Employer name Town of Clay Amount $36,400.44 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JENNIFER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,400.40 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKIN, DEANNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,399.93 Date 08/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LISA J Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,399.40 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHELLENE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,399.35 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,399.34 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, DEANE D Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $36,399.27 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, MERULA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,398.93 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLO, PATRICIA J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $36,398.75 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULIK, CHRISTI M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $36,398.62 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASNIEWSKI, JOHN A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $36,397.97 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, MARY W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,397.72 Date 02/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, TYLER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,397.69 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYSZ, AMANDA K Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,397.58 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,397.46 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, DONNA MARIE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $36,396.73 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIOSSA, INES Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,396.71 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, LISA J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,396.66 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAPACKI, DIANE Employer name Erie County Amount $36,396.41 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $36,396.15 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESON, WILLIAM E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $36,395.91 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPPERT, MICHELE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,395.85 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JOHNATHAN E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,395.72 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEVINE, DONNA J Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $36,395.50 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, JEFFREY N Employer name Town of Preble Amount $36,395.35 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,395.30 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATECKI, JUDY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,395.13 Date 01/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JIM M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $36,394.92 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTI, LINDA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $36,394.83 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURK, DEBORAH C Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $36,394.80 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, BETH ANNE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,394.80 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, DENISE J Employer name Village of Granville Amount $36,394.77 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,394.50 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KIMBERLY S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $36,394.44 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRENDAN B Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $36,394.44 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SHINNELL P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,394.31 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGERFO, RANDI E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $36,394.30 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, DIANA E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $36,394.17 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, REBECCA S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,394.00 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,393.85 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSA, ANDREW M Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,393.66 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLES, CODY A Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $36,393.64 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SABRINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,393.50 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,393.17 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SABRINA HSIAO YING Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,393.06 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, CASSE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,392.46 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KAREN A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,392.28 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, JILLIAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,392.15 Date 06/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTO, PAMELA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $36,392.14 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANQUE, LORI M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,392.05 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBROVOSKY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $36,392.04 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLUS, ALBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $36,391.78 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENU, JUSTINE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,391.59 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIMEK, JOSEPH P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,391.15 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISZEWSKI, DELPHINE R Employer name Erie County Amount $36,391.05 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, DIANE C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,390.97 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DONALD K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,390.85 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBIGA, MEGAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,390.38 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, PATRICIA A, MS Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,390.31 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SUN MI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,390.17 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CARL R Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $36,390.05 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System