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 MEDINA, IRENE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,354.41 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, JENNIFER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,354.34 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LAUREEN M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $36,354.21 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, BRIAN D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,354.10 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLY, JULIE M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $36,354.10 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, VASLEY N Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,353.95 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KRISTINE M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $36,353.82 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, MARY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,353.30 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADHILL, MARK R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $36,353.09 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,352.92 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTNER, KATHRYN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,352.92 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, LU ANN L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $36,352.92 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PHYLLIS E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $36,352.92 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMING, DAVID L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,352.88 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDIA, ARTIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,352.70 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNARD, LINDA L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $36,352.64 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCETTE, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $36,352.26 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERT, MARY-ELLEN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $36,352.11 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, ELIZABETH C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,351.93 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMKOWSKI, LAURA L Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $36,351.90 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMPF, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,351.89 Date 03/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ANNA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,351.84 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALRYMPLE, BONNIE L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $36,351.64 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LINDA Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $36,351.62 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMNER, MARK K Employer name Warren County Amount $36,351.60 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, AMANDA R Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,351.59 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LINDA A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $36,351.52 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLOFSON, MARY ELLEN Employer name Enterprise Charter School Amount $36,351.39 Date 07/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, MELICIA N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,351.24 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CARMEN B Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $36,350.70 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANGEL E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,350.37 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,350.33 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPL, CYNDI M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,350.23 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, TAMARA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,350.20 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, JUDY Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,350.19 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, LISA T Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $36,350.15 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTPHIN, LISA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,350.13 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTALIS, SANDRA J Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $36,349.95 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, GILLIAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,349.90 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, STEPHEN V Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $36,349.88 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAR, STACY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,349.84 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, MARY ANN Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,349.72 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTARELLA, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $36,349.71 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ABRA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,349.68 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, ROBIN J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $36,348.55 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $36,348.06 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKUS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,347.92 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LISA N Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,347.90 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONGO, DANIEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,347.32 Date 06/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $36,347.14 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, NIKITA M Employer name Buffalo Fiscal Stab Auth Amount $36,347.02 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODESTA, AMANDA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,347.00 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGER, JANET I Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $36,346.84 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOKS, DAWN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,346.49 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JESSE J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,346.40 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABES, DEBORAH A Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $36,346.29 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, MARK E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,345.53 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CUE, STACEY A Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $36,345.40 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, RYAN B Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $36,345.38 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, PATTY Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $36,344.58 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SHEILA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,343.52 Date 05/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIL, ANDREA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $36,343.37 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMATTEO, JAMES L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,343.24 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, LANDER H Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,342.93 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RANDY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,342.90 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, DIANE M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $36,342.90 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ASHLEY M Employer name Orange County Amount $36,342.50 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LORRAINE A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,342.28 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, KRISTIE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,342.16 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIRE, KATHLEEN A, MS Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $36,341.98 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JOHN K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,341.90 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MATTHEW T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,341.88 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYL, EUGENE J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $36,341.37 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, JANETH G Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $36,341.02 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRESHEIM, PATRICIA G Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,340.92 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, JESSICA L Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $36,340.91 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, DOLORES Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $36,340.80 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZZO, STACY Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $36,340.70 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, TERESA M Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $36,340.69 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $36,340.54 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDZIELASKI, SANDRA L Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,340.51 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,340.45 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, KYLE R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,339.84 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHAD J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $36,339.75 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTAFF, JARET L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $36,339.69 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JOANNE G Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $36,339.65 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROBIN A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $36,339.63 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, DEMETRIOS N Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,339.33 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, TIMOTHY S Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $36,338.66 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKER, RANDY Employer name Town of Exeter Amount $36,338.38 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, ELISA G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,338.36 Date 08/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOVINSKY, TAMARA L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,338.34 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, DAYNA MARIE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $36,338.19 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASECKI, THERESA P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $36,337.91 Date 05/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTZER, TAMMY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,337.73 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHOLAJA, SHERON E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,337.51 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLANE, BARBARA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,337.34 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDEO, ALEXANDRA G Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $36,337.00 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, ROD H Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,336.90 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, KATHLEEN F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,336.66 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System