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 MORALES, ANITA S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,856.38 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SARA K Employer name Erie County Amount $35,856.03 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESTAR, LAURIE A Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $35,855.88 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,855.63 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFFUTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $35,855.02 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, MEGAN E Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $35,855.00 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, LISA V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,854.25 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE-MILLER, BRENDA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $35,854.19 Date 01/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTABONA, PAULA J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $35,854.10 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEETON, STEPHEN A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $35,853.38 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAEDJE, JOHN W Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $35,853.30 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, COLLEEN L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,852.81 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, MARIE L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,852.75 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, MAGHAN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,852.39 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $35,852.10 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JON H Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $35,852.02 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLENBAUGH, KAREN L Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $35,852.02 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB COX ZIEMER, PATRICIA ANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,851.78 Date 09/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CYNTHIA A Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $35,851.52 Date 05/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSEN, DEBORAH L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,851.42 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, TINA L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,851.37 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANCHOF, TIFFANY E Employer name Broome County Amount $35,850.85 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERMAN, ARLENE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,850.53 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, KEVIN L Employer name Town of Carlisle Amount $35,850.31 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCIANTINI, VICKI J Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $35,850.26 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHEL, RANDY W Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $35,850.21 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, DALE I Employer name Washington County Amount $35,850.14 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYLIK R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,850.09 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPTSIAS, NATALIE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $35,850.07 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, MEISHA I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,849.72 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, REBECCA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,849.65 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAMAR J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,849.36 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSLEY, ANN MARIE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,849.05 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDGAR E F, III Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $35,848.94 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANO, DOUGLAS S Employer name Erie County Amount $35,848.94 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, GREGORY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,848.83 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONNA, CHERYL L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $35,848.52 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, KAREN S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,848.48 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEONDRE M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $35,848.28 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, ULRIC, JR Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $35,848.23 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY-KERWIN, DELISA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,847.94 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, MARIA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,847.82 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MLEEKA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,847.74 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, DEBRA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,847.64 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJOURDAN, ANN L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $35,847.48 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALNAN, BRENDAN P Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $35,847.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGARI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $35,847.42 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLEON, MARGARET L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,847.18 Date 08/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, BRADLEY J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,846.87 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $35,846.82 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, RONALD T Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,846.73 Date 11/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREMSKI, AMBER M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $35,846.57 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILVETI, MARIA V Employer name Education Department Amount $35,846.55 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHANECK, LISA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,846.31 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN M Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $35,846.20 Date 05/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, HILLARY L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $35,846.04 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANA C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,845.86 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSAW, GLORIA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,845.68 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, STANLEY C, JR Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $35,845.44 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, BRIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $35,845.34 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SHAWN J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $35,845.07 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIOLO, ROBERT A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $35,844.60 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, ANTHONY R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,844.47 Date 01/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, FRANCIS W Employer name Washington County Amount $35,844.22 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARIA T Employer name Broome County Amount $35,844.10 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARAVITZ, TARA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $35,843.88 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARVIN L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $35,843.77 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWEY, DANIEL P Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $35,843.61 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHERSBERGER, PHYLLIS E Employer name Andes CSD Amount $35,843.57 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JORDAN E Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $35,843.37 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, CARL W Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $35,843.20 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TRACEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $35,842.88 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Westport Amount $35,842.54 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, KEITH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,842.50 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-SOSTRE, MEGDA N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,842.49 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, CHARLES M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $35,842.36 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTILLO, MARIO A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $35,841.94 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, RUTH ANN Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $35,841.70 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ROSILAND M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,841.31 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNENFELD, BARBARA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $35,841.31 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATOR, ADAM H Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $35,841.30 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILUOMO, EDWARD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,841.21 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASTROCKY, HEATHER J Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,841.17 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ANN H Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $35,841.14 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTERS, JENNIFER L Employer name Warren County Amount $35,841.00 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, EVA M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $35,840.78 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERESA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,840.73 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWIE, TANYA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,840.33 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, ANTONIO D Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $35,840.27 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMINGDALE, COURTNEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,839.73 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, HERBERT W Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $35,839.67 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, KEITH J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $35,839.63 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNS, DANIEL W Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,839.58 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RICK B Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $35,839.28 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCIER, DAVID J Employer name Education Department Amount $35,839.04 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHNER, VICKIE N Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,839.02 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARIANA, GURMAIL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,838.84 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENING, LYNN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $35,838.72 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLIN, JEROME Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,838.43 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, SHERYL A Employer name Salem CSD Amount $35,838.39 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System