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 RICHARDS, KATHLEEN C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $36,244.85 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHY A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $36,244.80 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, JULIANNE C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $36,244.74 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, JOHN E, III Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $36,244.62 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, NICOLE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,244.55 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKO, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,244.50 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, ESPERANZA H Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,244.36 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVEROCKER, KAREN Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $36,244.10 Date 10/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBERNARDO, SARA E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,243.90 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, CATHERINE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,243.62 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINUCANE, TERESA M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $36,243.11 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, WILLIAM G Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $36,242.65 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHREY, CAROL A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $36,242.41 Date 04/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, PAUL A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $36,242.14 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPIELINSKI, MARY E Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $36,241.98 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, JESSICA L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,241.94 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLIN, DAVID R Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $36,241.02 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TERESA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,240.79 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERT, THOMAS J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $36,240.66 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MATTHEW H Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $36,240.61 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MELISSA J Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $36,240.60 Date 08/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GU, EUNJEONG G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,240.12 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, SHEENA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,240.09 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISERMAN, JEANNE C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,239.46 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, MICHAEL AP Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,239.18 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, DEBORA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,239.18 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHI, KRISTEN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,239.18 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTROFELD, BARBARA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $36,239.18 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTO, AMANDA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,238.66 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLANE, MICHELE E Employer name Steuben County Amount $36,238.47 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAWN D Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,238.28 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, DEBRA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,238.12 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELELLO, DAWN E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $36,238.04 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, THOMAS F Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $36,237.95 Date 02/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LORRI J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,237.84 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHRISANN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,237.56 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN V Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,237.56 Date 12/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MILIO, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $36,237.54 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, BRYANT S Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,237.48 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESNER, RICHARD M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,237.16 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, ROXANNA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,236.99 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, REBECCA J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $36,236.78 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $36,235.83 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, STACEY L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $36,235.74 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JOHN D Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $36,235.64 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, GARY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,235.40 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECKOWSKI, EUGENE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,234.73 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIFF, BONNIE G A Employer name Broome County Amount $36,234.46 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EDDIE F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,233.88 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, MATTHEW P Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $36,233.84 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS-SANCHEZ, SHAWNTELL E Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $36,233.80 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNI, JOHN E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,233.63 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, IRENE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,233.53 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, CHRISTINE N Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,233.22 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, MICHAEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,233.17 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUP, MARIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,233.15 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ADRIANNE R, MRS Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,233.15 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNSIDE, SCOTT J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,232.86 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLANETTE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $36,232.78 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABER, TRABES A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,232.44 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, KYLE J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $36,232.18 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPOVITCH, LISA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,232.00 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,231.96 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, CYNTHIA M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $36,231.90 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, JOSEPH Y Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $36,231.83 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, GAIL J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $36,231.37 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JEFFREY W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,231.23 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JOSE E, SR Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,231.21 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACOLICI, KERRI A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $36,231.13 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA-BELTRE, JENNIFER L Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $36,231.10 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CAROL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,230.85 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, BARBARA J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $36,230.80 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINKER, SOFIA V Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,230.13 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, MARK S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $36,230.11 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE-COOK, CINDY L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $36,229.91 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUQUET, EVELYN E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $36,229.82 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTI, KRISTINE R Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,229.73 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MARY F Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $36,229.62 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, KRISTINE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,229.05 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DAVID R Employer name Broome County Amount $36,228.37 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT-ROBINSON, NADINE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,228.30 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLIAN, DENNIS E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,228.30 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECUONA, MILAGROS Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,228.30 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAYDA, BETH N Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,228.30 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, RANDY D Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $36,228.28 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,228.20 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ERIC D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $36,228.16 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTA, DOMENIC, JR Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $36,228.06 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDARIS, CYNTHIA J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $36,227.69 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, RONNIE L, JR Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $36,227.51 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM, KENNETH M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $36,227.46 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, LINDA R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,227.44 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHARON L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $36,227.36 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, ANDEAN E Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $36,227.02 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGERS, AERICA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,226.71 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ALAN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,226.66 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEAL, ANGELA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,226.58 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SUZANNA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,226.28 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTEA, RACHEL M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,225.78 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, ALICE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,225.74 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System