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 MARRINER, KARA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,026.42 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLICH, DEVON J Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $35,026.20 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATELLO, LOUIS C Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $35,026.09 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABA, MELINDA S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $35,025.92 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POISSANT, NICHOLAS J Employer name Clinton County Amount $35,025.79 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, VICTORIA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,025.47 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRILLO, AARON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,025.44 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIUS, DUSTIN A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $35,025.19 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ALEX W Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $35,025.17 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, WILLIAM P Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $35,025.12 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORELLI, DESIREE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,025.00 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $35,024.95 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, KRISTY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $35,024.90 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KUSSICK, MICHAEL D Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $35,024.86 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,024.78 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRMONDE, LYNARDA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,024.71 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,024.70 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN L Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,024.61 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDEL, LESLEY K Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $35,024.21 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, COURTNEY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $35,023.96 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, MARY ANN Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,023.94 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, MARY C Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $35,023.52 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, WANDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,023.48 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRLAU, TERI L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $35,023.19 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, CHERIE C Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $35,023.04 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDOH, TAYLOR J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $35,022.97 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIWAY, JUNITA E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,022.96 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARTSON, CAROLDEAN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,022.53 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKELMANN, KEVIN J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,022.45 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSARAB, KIRK J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,022.44 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, AMY S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,022.42 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, MARCIA B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,022.30 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, RONALD H Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $35,022.29 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ALEX J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,022.28 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, ERICA L Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $35,021.93 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDDEN, VIRGINIA M Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,021.82 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, MARY E Employer name Village of Cape Vincent Amount $35,021.70 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,021.65 Date 07/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, JOHN W, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,021.35 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGAY, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $35,021.25 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOELLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,020.90 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORZYNSKI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Ontario County Amount $35,020.73 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, BRUCE M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $35,020.34 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LOUISE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,020.15 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, KAREN L Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,020.13 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATTERY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,019.92 Date 12/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, RICHARD C Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $35,019.69 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, ERIC D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $35,019.10 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRONE, PATRICIA D Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,018.99 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JESSE L Employer name Town of Scott Amount $35,018.99 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILLO, CYNTHIA K Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $35,018.92 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, PHILIP R Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $35,018.62 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ARICK C Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,018.45 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KELLY L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $35,018.45 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,018.30 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, ERIC W Employer name Chenango County Amount $35,018.04 Date 04/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOHESSY, LANA M Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $35,017.98 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHLER, AMBER K Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $35,017.97 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, PATRICIA A Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $35,017.87 Date 11/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNY, WILLIAM P Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $35,017.36 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JULIE R Employer name Town of Savannah Amount $35,017.22 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONGSAVANH, JIMMY V Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,017.20 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WNUK, AMY B Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $35,017.14 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, TESA M Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $35,016.91 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENA, ERIN K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $35,016.88 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPISE, SUSAN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $35,016.84 Date 08/27/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, RENEE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,016.80 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLNER, MARIEALAINA Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,016.67 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA MATER, CHRISTINE Employer name Peru CSD Amount $35,016.65 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSNA, DAVID R Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $35,016.64 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, REINALDO R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $35,016.59 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, TINA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $35,015.88 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGHUNATHAN, DEEPA Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $35,015.84 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MANN, DANIEL J Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $35,015.74 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MANDY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,015.03 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, DANEIKA S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,014.85 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, GABRIEL S Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $35,014.08 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBELL, BRIAN J Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $35,014.06 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, SUSAN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,013.97 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHAC, BRENDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,013.97 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRA, LAURETTA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $35,013.92 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, ANN M, MS Employer name Town of Southold Amount $35,013.48 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, CRYSTI M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,012.71 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, DOLORES A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,012.60 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCEL, NEVIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,012.15 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LAURIE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,011.92 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGWORTHY, WILLIAM D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $35,011.81 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTWRIGHT, AMANDA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,011.20 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, PABLO Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,011.13 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, JENNIFER K Employer name Elba CSD Amount $35,011.09 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMANOVICS, FREDERICK W Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $35,011.06 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALLESIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,010.74 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,010.48 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,010.36 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESSA, CHEYENNE S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,010.27 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSSON, NANCY E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $35,009.66 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKLEY, SUSAN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,009.42 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYLOR, TRACY L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,009.21 Date 10/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DANIEL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,008.97 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, MICHAEL T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,008.93 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System