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 HUBBARD, TANYA M Employer name Yates County Amount $35,496.62 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, ROBERT R Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $35,496.27 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, ANGELLA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $35,496.10 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BRANDON J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,495.94 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, IRIS A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $35,495.87 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, TACY A Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,495.68 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TURI, DENNIS K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,495.46 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, SHAQUANA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,495.42 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMINSKE, LISA E Employer name Town of Fleming Amount $35,495.28 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESSER, SANDRA T Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $35,495.22 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIN, SEAN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,494.99 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHER, BRETT M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,494.90 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, KESHA H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,494.90 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MELIO, SALLY A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $35,494.84 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODOLPH, MARVIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,494.69 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTALEK, KAREN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,494.69 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $35,494.51 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, GAYLE J Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $35,494.15 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, DEVON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,493.93 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTELLING, JOANN Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $35,493.35 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARQUIS G Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,492.95 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,492.88 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, ASHLEY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,492.50 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEPHANIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $35,492.48 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, STACY L Employer name Cortland Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $35,492.00 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, SHARONE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $35,491.88 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOPETU, AYOMIDE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,491.25 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODY, ROBBIN A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $35,490.94 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTEFEUILLE, SCOTT H Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $35,490.73 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEFSER, EDNA E Employer name Erie County Amount $35,490.62 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEED, BARBARA J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,490.55 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALDONE, STEFANIE N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $35,490.52 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVIER, HEIDI T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,490.20 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, HIMANSHU K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $35,490.10 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GENEVIEVE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,490.05 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLEHART, DANA P Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $35,490.00 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNING, TIMOTHY N Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $35,490.00 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADCOCK, JOHN M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $35,489.39 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBY, CRAIG C Employer name Town of Union Amount $35,489.18 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RYAN J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $35,489.11 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, JEFFREY Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $35,489.06 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEJUMO, TOHIB A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $35,488.90 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, EVAN R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $35,488.86 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHAUNINA D Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $35,488.54 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JULIE A Employer name Washington County Amount $35,488.31 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MICHELLE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,488.14 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SHERRY M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $35,487.83 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, RASHAWN I Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,486.93 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LYTICHA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,486.72 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $35,486.04 Date 03/18/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT S Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $35,486.02 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, LAUREN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,485.73 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOHN J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,485.68 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, WAVA Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $35,485.61 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, MAGDY A Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $35,485.51 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CIARA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,485.10 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, HECTOR O Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,484.82 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SAMANTHA L Employer name Essex County Amount $35,484.39 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CRYSTAL E Employer name Oswego School Dist Pub Library Amount $35,484.10 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTHER, SHARON L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $35,484.00 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD-FENTON, MARY M Employer name Washington County Amount $35,482.93 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DWAYNE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $35,482.59 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHIER, SUSAN L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $35,482.54 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, KRISTEN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $35,482.16 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JULIA N Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $35,482.13 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, SUSAN E, MS Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,482.06 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, KEITH M Employer name Village of North Collins Amount $35,481.87 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDHI, EAKTA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $35,481.85 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, DEBORA A Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $35,481.76 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARO, XIOMARA P Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $35,481.71 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARESKI, EDWARD S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,481.60 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBY, ROBERT L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $35,481.28 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOANNE Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,480.96 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, STACY A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $35,480.82 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BILEL M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,480.70 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, SHEILA A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $35,480.48 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYTON, GWENDOLYN D Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $35,480.45 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, CINDY L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $35,480.36 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, LU ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,480.10 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ROMANNA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $35,479.96 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ROBERT A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $35,479.82 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELL, ZENA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,479.78 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSBY, DAWN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,479.64 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,479.57 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONT, EVELYN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,479.55 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCK, DONNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,479.37 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMIELE, DONALD J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,479.30 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $35,479.07 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DAWN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,479.03 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTIS, LAURIE A Employer name Washington County Amount $35,478.95 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, SHARON L Employer name Chemung County Amount $35,478.79 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHNOWSKI, KATHRYN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $35,478.73 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLA, BERNADETTE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,478.67 Date 10/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RYAN C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,478.41 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENREE, SCOTT R Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $35,478.15 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELEWICZ, GEORGE B Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $35,477.69 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,477.56 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, BRIAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,477.51 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MELANY R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $35,477.33 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KARRIE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,477.13 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System