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 CAPONE, MARY B Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,153.78 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, TERESA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,153.74 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, MARIANNE B Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,153.70 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, DEANNE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,153.53 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONGO, SALVATORE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,152.65 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, JEAN A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,152.15 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, ASHLEY E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $36,152.13 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBIN K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,152.04 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUERO, OCTAVIO C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $36,151.85 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVIS, PATRICIA T Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $36,151.73 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DUKE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,151.62 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CHERYL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,151.06 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARATURO, MICHAEL Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $36,150.87 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KEVIN M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $36,150.67 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, MARIETTA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,150.49 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISOTELLE, CURT N Employer name Town of Bellmont Amount $36,150.43 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, WILLIAM Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,150.42 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ROBERT A Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $36,150.35 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, SUSAN A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $36,149.96 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, DIANE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,149.68 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTYKA, JOSEPH C Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,149.37 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LINDA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $36,149.22 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, TAYLOR M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $36,149.14 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, RONALD J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,148.88 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAY D, JR Employer name Village of Malone Amount $36,148.80 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCH, KAITLYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,148.41 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, MICHAEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,148.41 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIACCIO, JILL E Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $36,148.27 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, SONY J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,147.86 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, NATHAN J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $36,147.56 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANNEL R Employer name Greenway Conservancy Amount $36,147.35 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDIN, KIMBERLY K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, EMILY R Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,147.23 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, NIKITA L Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $36,147.23 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, EAMON G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNOCK, DAVID P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, CAITLIN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JAMIE L Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MEGHAN E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROKOS, GEOFFREY M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $36,147.23 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, ERIN T Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $36,147.23 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,147.23 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, BEN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,147.23 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTRAN, SHANNON L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,147.23 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, VENEILYA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,147.23 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $36,147.23 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMM, ANDREW Q Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $36,147.21 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIFFILL, MELISSA C Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $36,147.20 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, MICHAEL D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,147.02 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLARSKI, KAREN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,146.72 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, ROBERT LEE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,146.72 Date 09/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CINDY L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $36,146.05 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOW, SUSAN M Employer name Madison County Amount $36,146.01 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,145.92 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GREGORY S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,144.99 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMEZ, JORGE A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $36,144.70 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAGORINSKAYA, FAINA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,144.65 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOCA, GRACE ANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,144.31 Date 01/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTERMAN, TAVARES C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,144.29 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, STIRL B Employer name Town of Tuscarora Amount $36,144.15 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, RICARDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,144.13 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDER, MARCIA L Employer name Madison County Amount $36,143.92 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, SARA J Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $36,143.75 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIRO, LISA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $36,143.51 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURT, CASSANDRA L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,143.20 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, KATHRYN F Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $36,142.99 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, SHERI L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,142.97 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JOSE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,142.62 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAJ, SURUJDAI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,142.62 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHARLENE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,142.62 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, W MARK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $36,142.59 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTSLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,141.91 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMS, ALYSSA L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,141.64 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, THERESA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $36,141.50 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, RONALD Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,141.44 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAWFIK, MOHAMED A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,141.42 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESE, VIRGINIA Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $36,141.28 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, JAMES M Employer name Levittown Fire District Amount $36,141.23 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUDELO, JESSICA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,141.09 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JANET S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,141.05 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KAITLIN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,140.84 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,140.62 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISCH, CAROL A Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $36,140.23 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSHUA K Employer name Warren County Amount $36,140.05 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SERENA L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $36,140.00 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, SHAWN P Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $36,139.76 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DEANNA N Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $36,139.60 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, JOSEPH N, JR Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $36,139.53 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LEO M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,139.44 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, JASON E Employer name Warren County Amount $36,139.38 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TODD L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $36,139.11 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, GARY E Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $36,139.11 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, TYLER Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $36,139.04 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMONSEES, JEFFREY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,138.63 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJOPA, SADHANA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $36,138.54 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SHARAE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $36,138.54 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHCHETNYKOVA, KSENIYA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $36,138.54 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPIA, PAULA E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $36,138.40 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,138.27 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, JEFFREY C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,138.20 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System