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 MEADE, GLORIA J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $35,542.82 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINO, MIRANDA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,542.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALINDATO, JASON M Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,542.72 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, ZACHARY A Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,542.63 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AYERS, DEBORAH M Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,542.37 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MICHELLE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,542.23 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCAVO, MARJORIE L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $35,542.13 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, ADRIENNE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,542.11 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIGNO, PATRICIA J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $35,542.03 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZYE, EILEEN M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $35,541.98 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWITZ, DENA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $35,541.93 Date 04/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUGER, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $35,541.65 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYIAN, FABIOLA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,541.56 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIELLY, JENNIFER M Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,541.44 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTONE, JEANNE T Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $35,541.40 Date 07/03/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUBE GRODOTZKE, SHEILA E Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $35,541.31 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JILL M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $35,541.27 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENON, JOHN J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $35,541.17 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGALE, PERSEPHONE B Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $35,541.01 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, GLENN E Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $35,540.92 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANIEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,540.70 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, ELIZABETH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,540.00 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ROGER A Employer name Village of Harrisville Amount $35,539.96 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALEN, ALEISHA S Employer name Warren County Amount $35,539.96 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMONE, JILL E Employer name Warren County Amount $35,539.95 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATANGELO, PATRICIA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,539.93 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNICCHIARICO, DAVID C Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,539.90 Date 09/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, TIMOTHY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,539.90 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAK, SANDRA L Employer name Warren County Amount $35,539.90 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MIGUEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,539.85 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, RICHARD F Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,539.84 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDER, TOBIE-LOU Employer name Warren County Amount $35,539.82 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYCERICK, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $35,539.79 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $35,539.57 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEKNECHT, VICKI J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $35,539.20 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DORIS A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,539.14 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADINO, CHARLES J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $35,539.02 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATARCANGELO, GLORIA A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $35,539.00 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GERALD T Employer name Warren County Amount $35,538.96 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTAR, MARY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,538.96 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPANI, JAMES E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,538.91 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOISEK, LAURA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,538.73 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGBIE, HELIANA V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $35,538.72 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL D Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $35,538.53 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, MELINDA W Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $35,538.50 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHR, THEODORE G, JR Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $35,538.39 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LISA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,538.33 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEN, ALISHA N Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $35,538.21 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THOMAS L Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $35,537.74 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, RUTH A Employer name Department of Law Amount $35,537.60 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TORRAY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,537.53 Date 06/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRUCE O Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $35,537.38 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPERIO, JEANNE T Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $35,537.37 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JENNIFER E Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,537.27 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $35,536.80 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZARY, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,536.70 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZARES, DIXIE L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $35,536.54 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA HART, ELIZABETH M Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,536.28 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, PAUL B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,536.20 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, DAVID I Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $35,535.86 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, NANCY-LYNN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,535.85 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINISCH, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,535.80 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDO, CHRISTINE H Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,535.56 Date 09/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MARY B Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $35,535.46 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUJCZAK, ROBERT R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,535.46 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DEREK R Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JAMES Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEPESI, JUDITH R Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTELLI, SEAN P Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, LESLIE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, WILLIAM S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,535.46 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DIANE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,535.46 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOS, JEROME Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,535.46 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHERSON, OTIS F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,535.46 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBOROUGH, DONNA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $35,535.46 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARY K Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLON, JACQUELYN L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, KENNETH D Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, WALTER E Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RICHARD L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, JOHN F Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LINTON N Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MARY D Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JOHNETTE Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, MARGARET R Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 09/25/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TIMOTHY W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, RONDA K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEILER, HERBERT D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,535.46 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, MELINDA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,535.46 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENAU, RENEE A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $35,535.46 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PAMELA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $35,535.46 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $35,535.46 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, ALEXIS A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,535.44 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, LORRAINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,535.42 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANHOPE, MARY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,535.42 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAWCETT, CAROLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,535.42 Date 08/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, BETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,535.42 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System