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 JONES, CHARLES A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,027.92 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-CAMPISI, KAREN A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,027.78 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDYSH, ALLISON A Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $36,027.62 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, CAROLYN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,027.50 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUM, MAHMOUD H Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $36,027.43 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, ARLINE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,027.15 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, DAVID C Employer name Homer CSD Amount $36,026.78 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, ELAINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,026.77 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, NAOMI L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,026.20 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSCHE, PATRICIA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $36,026.17 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMISANO, FRANK L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,026.11 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYKIN, ROBERT Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $36,025.92 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, KEVIN W Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,025.82 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, STEVEN L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,025.67 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINI, JOHN, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,025.54 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUMAIS, VALERIE M Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $36,025.33 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKE, TAMMIE L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $36,025.16 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, JAMES G Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $36,025.10 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,025.10 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,024.97 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ROBERT M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $36,024.67 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, GARY J, II Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,023.97 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, BARBARA R Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,023.34 Date 08/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $36,023.15 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, KYLIE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,022.73 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANGELA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,022.72 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADESCA, ELUCIENNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,022.60 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCHETT, DERICK N Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $36,022.44 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, ROBIN M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $36,022.08 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVINSKI, JAMES J Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,022.06 Date 02/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JEFFREY N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,021.98 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, NORMA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,021.98 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MATTHEW S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,021.89 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, EDWIN J Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,021.73 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRITO, SANDRA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $36,021.72 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSIAK, DAVID S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,021.70 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KENNETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,021.54 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, PAMELA J Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $36,021.42 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CATHERINE H Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,021.40 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SANDRA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,021.30 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVE, OLGA Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $36,021.03 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNERT, PRUDENCE L Employer name Town of Denmark Amount $36,020.94 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SAMANTHA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,020.79 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIEGOWSKI, JOYCE C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,020.78 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIES, BEVON G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,020.71 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETTER, STEPHANIE L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $36,020.52 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTURF, ROXANNE Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $36,019.76 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, JEFFREY S Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $36,019.40 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERMER, TAMMY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $36,019.19 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, GEORGE A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $36,018.92 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, STEVEN A, JR Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $36,018.90 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LISSA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $36,018.86 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RICHARD H Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $36,018.80 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANDREW L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $36,018.31 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DEMINA G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,018.23 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, VERNITA E Employer name Erie County Amount $36,018.02 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, JAMES W Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,018.00 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,018.00 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDEGROVE, LAURIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,017.96 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, CLAIRE H Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,017.80 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, TERRY ANN Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,017.54 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, LINETTY D Employer name Orange County Amount $36,017.04 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDYCE, ANNETTE E Employer name Northville CSD Amount $36,016.94 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSSOM, KATHLEEN Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,016.70 Date 01/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, TERRY F Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $36,015.78 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,015.46 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DONNA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,015.41 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, DOROTHEA A L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $36,014.73 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MAUREEN D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $36,014.66 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, COLETTE L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $36,014.60 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHALEN, CAITLIN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,014.42 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,014.40 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,014.12 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $36,013.91 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIFFANY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,013.77 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, LIZZIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,013.41 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITER, JEFFREY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,013.35 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $36,013.23 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSEN, BELENA J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $36,013.04 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-COLOMBO, JOYCE T Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,012.99 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDHABER, SUSAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,012.96 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSIMANO, LAURIE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,012.90 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SCOTT K Employer name Albany County Amount $36,012.75 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, DEBRA ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,012.65 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNANN, TINA A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,012.38 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GROSSO, JOSEPH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,011.53 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOME, JACOB M Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $36,011.07 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,010.86 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MICHELLE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,010.60 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KEEFE S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,010.45 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,010.35 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CHARLENE Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $36,010.10 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDLEY, CHRISTINA D Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,009.99 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $36,009.94 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DANIELLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,009.92 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSOW, GAIL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,009.40 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, TAINA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,009.28 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSLANBAS, ERGUN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,009.15 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CANDY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,009.01 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, GAIL M Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,008.86 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System