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 HILL, JEFFREY B Employer name Town of Greece Amount $34,798.25 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, NANETTE T Employer name Chemung County Amount $34,798.11 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKI, AMBER R Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,797.97 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI, GARY A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $34,797.51 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEEGARDEN, TRACY M Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,797.17 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE-CLARK, KAREN E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $34,796.60 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPAR, SEAN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,796.30 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELUCCI, PATRICIA E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $34,796.11 Date 03/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $34,795.97 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRASA, CELIA I Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,795.17 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNS, CATHERINE M Employer name Village of Ovid Amount $34,794.86 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, LANCE A Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $34,794.82 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABOURIN, BRIAN L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,794.81 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, SCOTT T Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,794.70 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISCUTT, BETH A Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $34,794.37 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHERYL A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $34,794.35 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NYDIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,794.27 Date 04/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, RACHELLE G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,794.08 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, MIGDALIA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,794.07 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, KRISTIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,794.05 Date 04/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, MILLIE F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,794.02 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, RICHARD W Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $34,793.91 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, MELISSA L Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $34,793.78 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCHKE, ROBERT A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $34,793.68 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, BRIANNE H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,793.44 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTECKY, SANDRA E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $34,793.12 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JEANNE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $34,792.66 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHAN, JANET M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $34,792.66 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENGELER, JEFF R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $34,792.65 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBAS, SAIF A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $34,792.65 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDSADNICK, SHAWN M Employer name Village of Springville Amount $34,792.64 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, TONYA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $34,792.54 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DONALD T Employer name Education Department Amount $34,792.24 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, BRENDA A Employer name Education Department Amount $34,792.24 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MILLE, KELCIE J Employer name Education Department Amount $34,792.24 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, DAVID S Employer name Education Department Amount $34,792.24 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWOLABI, ADEBISI A Employer name Education Department Amount $34,792.24 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIECO, TRACIE A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,792.15 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTER, DAVID T Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $34,792.07 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MARILYN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,792.03 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, JOHN W, JR Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $34,792.00 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSIRI, AMIR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $34,791.64 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, OMAR J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $34,791.64 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO-SANG, DANIEL L Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $34,791.43 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAVNEY, DENISE A Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $34,791.31 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, SHANNON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,790.98 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, ELEANOR Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $34,790.25 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ASHLEY C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,790.16 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINBOW, CARLI M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,790.12 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMING, BRIAN A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $34,790.05 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, REBECCA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,789.92 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, MARY J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $34,789.77 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, KIM M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,789.60 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, WILLIAM L Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $34,789.54 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCEY, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Cortland Amount $34,789.36 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISWANISO, NAMUKOLO Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,789.33 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, SHABUE L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $34,789.23 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARHOMCHUK, ANTONINA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,789.21 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISONELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Albany County Amount $34,789.10 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDREIRA, DOREEN Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $34,788.56 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, LAURA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $34,788.55 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMANN, MARY F Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $34,788.53 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPSIS, PAULA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $34,788.47 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESO, KALYN M Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $34,788.34 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, TYLER R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $34,787.98 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, ROMAN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $34,786.68 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MORICIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,786.42 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTE, TAMARA L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $34,786.42 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLQUEZ, MAGDALENA Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $34,786.28 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $34,786.16 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JESSIMA T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,786.06 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, VIRGINIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,785.60 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, CARL P Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $34,785.54 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLAK, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $34,785.44 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLER, DEBORAH A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,784.99 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KELLY A Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,784.96 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIATO, HEATHER E Employer name Washington County Amount $34,784.07 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, KEVIN M Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $34,783.91 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAVEN, SHERRY A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $34,783.90 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGMAN, CATHY A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $34,783.84 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOWSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Elma Amount $34,783.83 Date 01/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEHM, JESSICA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,783.50 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, JANE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,783.38 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, ROSE M Employer name Orleans County Amount $34,783.36 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, SHEILA Y Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $34,783.21 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KELLY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,782.91 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTO, DEBORAH A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $34,782.36 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JUSTIN B Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,782.23 Date 02/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, BRIAN S Employer name Essex County Amount $34,782.16 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, FRANCINE A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $34,782.02 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWOTARSKI, LEAH R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,781.94 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,781.85 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKOWSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,781.71 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDLER, SUSAN C Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,781.70 Date 09/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYER, ZACHARY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $34,781.54 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, NICHOLAS B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $34,781.34 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARELLA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,781.33 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA CRUZ, ELENA N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,780.95 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RAYMOND L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $34,780.88 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, ROBERT D Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $34,780.52 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System