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 COBB, JULIE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $35,712.72 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, NALDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,712.54 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMAN, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,712.26 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KIMBERLY K Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,712.22 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, JOANNE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,711.79 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $35,711.78 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, MYRNA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,711.70 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, SHARON K Employer name Akron CSD Amount $35,711.60 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, CHELSEA G Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,711.46 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACIO, FRANCINE A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,711.34 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHYUNI, SUNARTI Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,711.13 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $35,710.98 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUCINIK, STEPHEN L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $35,710.86 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, GERALD T Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,710.75 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, KEVIN W Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,710.49 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, ALMA M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $35,710.22 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUET, YVES FRANTZ B Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $35,710.02 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MARK W Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $35,709.97 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZORA, DELLA Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $35,709.13 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAFFAS, JAMES R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,709.10 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MICHAEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,709.04 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, CHARLES T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,708.95 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICK Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,708.78 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATLING, KEITH E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,708.75 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLAU, BENJAMIN D Employer name Steuben County Amount $35,708.37 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIARA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $35,708.30 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KATHERINE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,708.30 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RACHEL D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,708.01 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, JAY S Employer name Village of Cato Amount $35,707.96 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, ELIZABETH L Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,707.74 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LAWANDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,707.69 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARRY C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,707.40 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, TIMOTHY W, JR Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,707.05 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, DEBBIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,706.80 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MARYANNE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,706.48 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTI, CATHERINE M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $35,706.42 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, MICHAEL D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $35,706.24 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ELAINE B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,705.87 Date 08/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JEFFREY R Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,705.86 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEEHAMMER, MAUREEN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $35,705.81 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDY, LAUREN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,705.40 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GEORGE, FRANK M Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $35,705.09 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, TISHEA F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,704.72 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUGALLO, PATRICIA L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $35,704.65 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, AMY E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $35,704.64 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DONNA T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $35,704.56 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MATTHEW M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $35,704.51 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONALD L Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $35,704.19 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEVRE, PEGGY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $35,703.98 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, LAURIE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $35,703.81 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, CYNTHIA ANN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $35,703.47 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNESSEL, BONNIE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,703.18 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASHEWSKE, DAVID G Employer name Yates County Amount $35,702.71 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMODORE, JOSEPH O Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,702.58 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIN, DAVID E Employer name Erie County Amount $35,702.37 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KEVIN M Employer name Albany County Amount $35,702.36 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, ROBIN M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $35,702.21 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, SAMUEL Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,701.77 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORK, SHERRY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,701.66 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASKET, KELLEY N Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $35,701.61 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, GWENDOLYN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,701.35 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ZORMAYMA T Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,701.21 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, AMERICO Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,701.13 Date 05/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, WALTER D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,700.99 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELUCCI, JOHN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,700.91 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, LUANN M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $35,700.83 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LORRAINE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,700.76 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOERTSCH, WINIFRED C Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $35,700.69 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, MELODY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,700.52 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KELLY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,700.32 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DUNCAN E Employer name Village of Cherry Creek Amount $35,700.08 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $35,700.06 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAERY, DIANE L Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $35,700.00 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,699.90 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, TERESA Employer name Orange County Amount $35,699.81 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LATRON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,699.26 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTAVALLE, KAREN Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $35,699.25 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBE, DEBORAH N Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $35,699.14 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNERD, LISA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,699.13 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULLINGS, SANDRA K Employer name Penn Yan Public Library Amount $35,698.50 Date 12/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELEEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $35,698.30 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JENNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,698.24 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES CRUZ, JACQUELINE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,697.43 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, RIFKE Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,697.24 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEW, CYNTHIA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $35,697.17 Date 05/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KATRINA L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $35,697.16 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, HEIDI A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $35,697.12 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDZIELSKI, ANDREW R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,697.05 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, ALANA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,696.56 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, ROBIN L Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,695.83 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, KARL J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,695.80 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSON, KENNETH J Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $35,695.43 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, TROY A Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $35,695.18 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $35,695.10 Date 08/23/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRFAN, MUHAMMAD Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,694.83 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, TRACEE D Employer name Broome County Amount $35,694.76 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, BRIAN P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,694.68 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLMAN, YITZCHOK Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $35,694.62 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCKIO, ANTHONY J, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,694.48 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLSIN, ROBERT Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $35,694.36 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System