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 PADIAN, GLORIA J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $35,146.66 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, GERARD T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,146.53 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CAROL A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $35,146.49 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LIANA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,146.48 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, SUZANNE Employer name Medina CSD Amount $35,146.17 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZUB, ROBERT A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $35,146.16 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, JOHN R, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $35,146.14 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUTHAUSER, LINDA M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $35,145.64 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TARA J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $35,145.36 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, COLLETTE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,145.33 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRIAN D Employer name Four County Library System Amount $35,144.93 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL H Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $35,144.85 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EDITH G Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $35,144.79 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNIAK, DAVID C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,144.64 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,144.52 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RICHARD A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $35,144.50 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, KATHERINE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,144.05 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MITCHELL D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $35,143.95 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CRYSTAL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,143.88 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANABLE, JAMES C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $35,143.63 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, KEVIN G Employer name Town of Crown Point Amount $35,143.37 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, COLLEEN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $35,143.26 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHL, BRYAN K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $35,143.19 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, RODERICK L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,143.02 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLINTON, MARY T Employer name Watervliet Housing Authority Amount $35,142.69 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVER, JESSICA L Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $35,142.60 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JACQUELINE S Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $35,142.40 Date 02/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDZIKOWSKI, WENDY S Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,142.12 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANDREW H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,141.97 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESE, NADINE K Employer name Broome County Amount $35,141.53 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLGOS, DAVID J Employer name Chenango County Amount $35,141.42 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENGLEIN, JOSH B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,140.75 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGENSTOCK, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,140.39 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,140.21 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JAIME A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $35,140.19 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIANGOS-DI COSTANZO, EUGENIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,140.16 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TREVOR R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,140.07 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWERS, HILARY A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $35,140.00 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, KERRY A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $35,139.94 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN C Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,139.77 Date 06/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, CHERRISH T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $35,139.30 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNERY, HILARY A Employer name Department of State Amount $35,138.62 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, MARILYN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,138.62 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, HEATHER E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $35,138.62 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELLE, JOHN H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,138.32 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASMINE C Employer name Madison County Amount $35,138.29 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBUONO, JOSEPH M Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,137.94 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGLE, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,137.90 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ILANA M Employer name Warren County Amount $35,137.89 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEU, SHARON C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $35,137.72 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, ALLEN F Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $35,137.50 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFT, FRANK K Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $35,137.48 Date 08/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, EMILY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $35,137.06 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,136.95 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, CHRISTIAN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $35,136.52 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HEATHER R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,136.50 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, LINDSAY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $35,136.40 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MICHAEL T Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $35,136.19 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINA, GREGORY T Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $35,136.12 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DAVID C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $35,136.10 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, YANIRE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,136.04 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ARDRENA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $35,135.81 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, MARY DEPHINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,135.67 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KEVIN Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $35,134.98 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,134.75 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIS, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,134.67 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, GINA M, MS Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $35,134.61 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIAND, JAMES A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $35,134.41 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERA, VIKAS Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $35,134.24 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTTLE, BRENDA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,134.24 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, DONNA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,134.24 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTON, LETICIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,134.00 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNEL, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,133.80 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, DANIEL G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $35,133.73 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JAMES V Employer name Town of Romulus Amount $35,133.21 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $35,133.17 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, SEAN Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,132.94 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, LINDSEY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,132.75 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARASTA, STEVEN P Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,132.51 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, PATRICIA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,132.42 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSTA, PAUL E Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $35,132.11 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JENNIFER J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $35,132.00 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KATHLEEN L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $35,131.72 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, SANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,131.71 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, LAURVICER M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,131.62 Date 04/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLO, MICHELE A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $35,131.12 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, COLLEEN A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $35,131.01 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, COLEEN A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $35,131.00 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANN, DONNA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,130.93 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JANET L Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $35,130.76 Date 07/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUARD, LINDA J Employer name Holland CSD Amount $35,130.73 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KAROL M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $35,130.65 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSINGER, MICHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $35,130.61 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL A Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $35,130.45 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKE, LAURIE S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,130.42 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, SAMUEL E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,130.34 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATO, CATHERINE Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $35,130.34 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEKE, WILLIAM A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $35,130.23 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, MITCHELL D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,130.12 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KIMBERLY W Employer name Village of Owego Amount $35,130.00 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System