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 BESHURES, DIANE R Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,362.63 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, MICHELLE A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $35,362.30 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, JUAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,362.09 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILDORIN, PAULINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,362.04 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, GRETTA S Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $35,361.44 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, DEBORAH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,361.42 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKENBACKER, LARRY C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,361.40 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIONSKI, STEPHEN A Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,361.21 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIACI, ELIZABETH Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,360.38 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DEBRA L Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $35,360.22 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPEL, MARGUERITE Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $35,359.99 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SHARNELL J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,359.81 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGSTAFF, ALAN W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $35,359.22 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIOFF, TED L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,359.10 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ GOWANDAN, EDELMIRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,359.09 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $35,359.06 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, CATHY A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $35,358.97 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBAGLIATO, JUDYTH Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $35,358.93 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $35,358.67 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $35,358.12 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, KENJI A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,357.92 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN E Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,357.48 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JUDITH E Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $35,357.10 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JOHN M Employer name Town of Solon Amount $35,356.89 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGI, ROBERTA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,356.58 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, KATHY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $35,356.35 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTOR, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,356.14 Date 06/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, CORRENE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $35,355.23 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, KATHY JO Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $35,355.15 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMINGS, JASON G Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,355.12 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, ANNA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $35,354.90 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, CONSTANCE A Employer name Washington County Amount $35,354.07 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, CLARISSA Employer name Erie County Amount $35,353.89 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJAN, RICHARD K Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $35,353.23 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HROMIN, JENNIE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $35,353.14 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, DONNA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,352.66 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAH, BARBARA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $35,352.65 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTZEN, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $35,352.65 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKE, WENDY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,352.59 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCHI, JUDY A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,352.43 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,352.38 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, SHERIEE S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,352.13 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSAONGANG, JEFFREY R Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $35,351.48 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTZ, ERIK R Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,351.36 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JESS W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,351.21 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, THOMAS H Employer name Broome County Amount $35,350.90 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, YVONNE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $35,350.21 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENSTADT, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $35,350.14 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUELLING, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $35,350.11 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIPSE, SCOTT L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,349.94 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUFIELD, WILLIAM C Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $35,349.81 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, STACY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $35,349.67 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIES, DEBORAH Employer name Schenectady County Amount $35,349.57 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANTZ, MANDIE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,349.53 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ELIZABETH K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $35,348.67 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABONE, THERESA M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $35,348.65 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORUSSO, RITA L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,348.56 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIA, MARIA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $35,348.50 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DOROLYN K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,348.25 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, JAN M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $35,347.58 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDO, JENNIFER M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $35,347.51 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TODD A Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $35,347.22 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CRAIG S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $35,347.15 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ROCHELLE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $35,346.98 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, NICHOLAS A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $35,346.42 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILL, CHARLES W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,346.31 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULARDO, DOROTHY A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $35,346.24 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINHORN, ALLAN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $35,346.22 Date 04/16/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSMAN, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Malone Amount $35,346.20 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, MARY-NOELLE Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $35,346.18 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANILLA, LETICIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,346.12 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, TANISHA L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $35,346.12 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVERENTI, TRACY L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $35,346.04 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLER, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $35,345.95 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMENALE, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,345.64 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAMIKA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,345.26 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD L Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,345.04 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, MELISSA J Employer name Village of Phelps Amount $35,344.61 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-HARVEY, KATHLEEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,344.48 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, KARYN L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $35,343.81 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYCOX, JAMES Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $35,343.69 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSNER, NANCY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,343.45 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, TAYLOR R J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,342.82 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, JOLEEN B Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,342.72 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, LORI A Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $35,342.48 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILBERT, FRANCINE R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $35,342.48 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ELLEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,342.27 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZ ANO, ANGELO V Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,342.13 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JOHN EMMETT Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $35,341.89 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JASON M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $35,341.81 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPHAM, SHARON L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,341.57 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JAMES F Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $35,341.05 Date 12/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPEKA, CHARLES F Employer name Broome County Amount $35,340.96 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SHERIKA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,340.79 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JANET L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $35,340.60 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGAERTNER, MELISSA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,340.37 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SUZANNE N Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,340.31 Date 10/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW-MILLS, ADORE Employer name Department of State Amount $35,340.14 Date 03/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DINA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $35,340.05 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENO, ALAN R Employer name Massena CSD Amount $35,339.86 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System