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 REYNOLDS, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $35,933.68 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, RENEE M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,933.26 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MARISSA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,933.20 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JANNA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,933.12 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBRESELASSIE, ELSA G Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,932.56 Date 12/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANKMILLER, CARINA Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $35,932.48 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUSTIN L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,932.15 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, JACQUELINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,932.05 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, ELVIRA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,931.99 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITARSKI, CARRIE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,931.66 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEYE, FERDINAND Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $35,931.63 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSS, JAMES C Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $35,930.96 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ERIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,930.77 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACCIOTTI, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,930.68 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, STEPHANIE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,930.60 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TARANTO, ANGELO Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $35,930.33 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $35,930.24 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, FELTON G Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $35,929.76 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, BARBARA M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $35,929.71 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BOBBIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,929.68 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSI, MARIA C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $35,929.65 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELLA, DEBORAH A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $35,929.05 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, SARAH M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,928.88 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, ELGIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,928.81 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, BONNY A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $35,928.16 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, CORRINNE M Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $35,928.01 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, MARK D Employer name Village of Shortsville Amount $35,927.85 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTA, SILVANA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,927.84 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, AMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,927.80 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENDLE, JENNA R Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $35,927.55 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SUSAN M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $35,927.10 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, ELVIRA M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $35,927.08 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMFIELD, JOSHUA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,926.60 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEANE, DONNA J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $35,926.51 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, CONNIE S Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,926.44 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, DONNA C Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $35,926.05 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAL, FRANCOISE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $35,926.04 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANKO, VAROSLAVA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,925.94 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATER, SHERRI L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,925.73 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $35,925.31 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ERIKA R Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,925.14 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, KRISTEN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,924.57 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, LAURETTE T Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $35,924.48 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, DARLENE I Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,924.44 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, FRANCES R Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $35,923.70 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ELYSE D Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,923.59 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, GREGORY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $35,923.35 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERINO, ROBERT A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,923.27 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORKODILOS, DIANE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,923.19 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONAH, JOY O Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $35,922.90 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, JENNIFER E Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,922.58 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPTMAN, JONATHAN D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $35,922.36 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, ARTHUR J, JR Employer name Town of Parma Amount $35,922.05 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, EDWIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,921.41 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHELLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,921.21 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONEY, ERIN E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $35,921.12 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, JOSE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $35,921.01 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, THOMAS J Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $35,920.84 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JANINE M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $35,920.77 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBASCIO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $35,920.51 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, VIVIAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,920.50 Date 04/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROSA V Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $35,920.11 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, GREGORY P Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,919.96 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, HARRY J, III Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,919.87 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BERRICK Employer name Port Chester Housing Authority Amount $35,919.25 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $35,919.20 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SUSAN J Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $35,919.12 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STACY J Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $35,918.83 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELSORBO, PATRICIA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,918.67 Date 07/07/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, VALERIE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,918.66 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CARTHA A Employer name Yates County Amount $35,918.59 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATTES, BRITTANY H Employer name Erie County Amount $35,917.93 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SHEILA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,917.90 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,917.69 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCIERI, JESSE T Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,917.61 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, ANN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,917.26 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILSING, JENISE N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,916.85 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, ZIPORA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $35,916.82 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONHOLT, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $35,916.50 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKASUGA, SACHIKO Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $35,916.34 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAK, ANDREW J Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,916.17 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TAMMY L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $35,915.96 Date 05/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUDITH ANN S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,915.85 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PATRICK D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $35,915.83 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, LISA B Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $35,915.51 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMES, SCOTT A Employer name Essex County Amount $35,915.20 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDT, LORI J Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,915.13 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISTER, JOSELINA C Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $35,915.01 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CAITLIN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $35,913.71 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COANE, JANE M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $35,913.29 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CASEY W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,913.10 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABEC, LORINE A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,912.94 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TAMMY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $35,912.87 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,912.65 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BRYAN V Employer name Town of Deposit Amount $35,912.47 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, DOLLY Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $35,912.34 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ANNEMARIE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,912.30 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINASI, PATRICIA D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,912.30 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUNNI, CLAIRE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,912.30 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLSOM, RICHARD C, SR Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $35,912.17 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System