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 TREJO, SYLVIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,266.53 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENEE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,266.30 Date 10/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIPERT, KAREN T Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $36,266.24 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, ZEB L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,265.87 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONG, JEANNE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,265.78 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DAMON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,265.66 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULT, LISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,265.62 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, BOBBIE JO Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,265.50 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICHENOR, MARTEN N Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $36,265.36 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEDALERI, NICOLE M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $36,265.06 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MARY F Employer name Washington County Amount $36,265.02 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DARLENE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,264.50 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINER, DONALD C, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,264.38 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETENBERG, KATE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $36,263.99 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, EILEEN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,263.83 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNGE, ROBERT J Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,263.65 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $36,263.16 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JAMES C, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $36,263.12 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALATKA, DANIEL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,262.84 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, YOLONDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,262.66 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICO, CHRISTIE L Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $36,262.38 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $36,262.38 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JUDY M Employer name Warren County Amount $36,262.18 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,261.83 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODKINSON, JOYCE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,261.73 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KATRINA N Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,261.67 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARMAIN A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,261.53 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, MARK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,261.51 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, COLLEEN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,261.46 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HMIELENSKI, THERESA M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $36,261.39 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, NICHOLAS C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,260.94 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, JEFFERY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,260.48 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCE, LISA M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,259.74 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAMAR D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,259.63 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINNEY, SUSAN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,259.59 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, LIVINGSTON M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,259.37 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CHADLEY F Employer name Town of Gates Amount $36,259.30 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KENNETH E Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $36,259.09 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACFARLANE, KAREN A Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $36,258.96 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLIVER, VALERIE L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $36,258.78 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDYCH, PAMELA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,258.51 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, LINDA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,258.50 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JENNIFER R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,258.40 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JULIE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,258.04 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, KIM W Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,257.85 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, TONYA C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $36,257.61 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELLA, DOMINIC A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,257.59 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MECHEL F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,257.58 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, MARY JO Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,257.52 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LLOYD D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,257.49 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, SUZANNE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $36,257.19 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, LYNDSIE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,257.12 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RICKY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,256.79 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, MIRANDA J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $36,256.61 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCEY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $36,256.36 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, JOSEPH F Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $36,256.31 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,256.15 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DENNIS R Employer name Ontario County Amount $36,256.05 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, JEFFREY A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,255.91 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, MARIALUISA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $36,255.36 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, LOIS P Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $36,254.96 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, GARRETT B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,254.92 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, DENISE J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,254.92 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTGES, VALERIE F Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $36,254.92 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, DENISE L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,254.92 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTIGLIERI, TIMOTHY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $36,254.73 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, AISHA D Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $36,254.00 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, RICHARD L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $36,253.73 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, GABRIELLA R Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,253.63 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, OLGA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $36,252.83 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICK, KELLY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,252.59 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RACHEL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,252.58 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKEY, NOELLE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,252.56 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVELL, KATRINA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,252.33 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOCH, DONNA L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $36,252.16 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, BERNADETTE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,251.90 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, SHEILA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,251.61 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ROXELLE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $36,250.81 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMP, BRENDA L Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $36,250.33 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKEEN, JAMES S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $36,250.23 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DEBORAH S Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $36,250.14 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFARANO, LISA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $36,249.60 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BEATHAM, PETER L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $36,249.57 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $36,248.75 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, DIANE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,248.51 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, BARBARA E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,248.49 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,248.17 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, JOVON E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,248.11 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LAUREL E Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $36,247.80 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAU, ANDREAS M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,247.67 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUYNE, MARY M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $36,247.44 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANNETTE M Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $36,247.18 Date 10/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ASHLEY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,246.87 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNS, DONNA L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $36,246.45 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, LISA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,246.44 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, JUDITH E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,246.42 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, ALISSA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,246.28 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, DEBORAH Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $36,245.76 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, KEITH L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $36,245.19 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHARDT, GAYLE L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,244.97 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System