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 WHITE, NATASHA C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,780.47 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSEMA, KRISTINA R Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $34,780.27 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $34,780.22 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZERAK, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $34,780.20 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, REBECCA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,779.73 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSAK, ZORIANA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,779.50 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOZZI, FRANK L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $34,779.44 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARLIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $34,779.07 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERDORF, EARL T Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $34,778.92 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPAROTTA, MARIA T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,778.61 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRANDIE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,777.88 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, JACK M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $34,777.73 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DAVID A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $34,777.64 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, ASHLEY M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,777.59 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWTEN, OLLIE B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,777.53 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, KELLY S Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,777.44 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERMONT, JEMIMA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,777.30 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, MELISSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,777.30 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, GARY L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $34,777.07 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGNA, EDWARD M Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,776.86 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DEBRA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $34,776.64 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVES, MICHELLE L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $34,776.56 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GLENFORD L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,776.40 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTZ, TIMOTHY M Employer name Albany County Amount $34,776.19 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, DINA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,776.09 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, WENDY L Employer name Warren County Amount $34,775.82 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, IRWIN H Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,775.74 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, JOSHUA C Employer name Steuben County Amount $34,775.42 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROSA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $34,775.39 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDANI, MARIA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,775.24 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, EMILY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,775.08 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, CRAIG M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $34,774.60 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, TERRI A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,774.39 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ELAINE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $34,774.34 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, EDWIN F Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $34,774.27 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, ROSEMARY Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $34,774.22 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $34,774.13 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, PAUL M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,774.03 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, RICHARD A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,773.87 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, ANNE E Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,773.76 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLA, MARIA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,773.69 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDE, RAYMOND R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,773.44 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, SUSAN A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $34,773.37 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBINI, MICHAEL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,773.20 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, RENEE C Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $34,772.82 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEKAKIS, THEODORE F Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,772.37 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,772.30 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, LAMONT T Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,771.42 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RANDALL L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $34,770.93 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, CHALLI A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $34,770.91 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DERRICK Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $34,770.53 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGANS, JANETTA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,770.48 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, ILENE K Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,769.90 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, KALEENA M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $34,769.87 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, BEATRIZ Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,769.87 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ERICA M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $34,769.58 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, TRACY A Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $34,769.35 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRINDONGO, JESSINIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,769.33 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOSE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $34,769.08 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEY-STOLL, KATELYN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,768.80 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,768.42 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JANETTE Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,768.41 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ROBERT C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $34,767.89 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $34,767.82 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, MARTHA Employer name Orange County Amount $34,767.71 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, KYLE A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $34,767.48 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Otselic Amount $34,767.19 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JANET J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,767.04 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DENAY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,766.47 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,766.44 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, JEREMY K Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $34,766.21 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDA, FRANCESCA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,766.15 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEN, CLARENCE V Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,766.13 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDETTI, PAULA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,766.13 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JOY E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $34,765.99 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, SANDRA L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $34,765.80 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, GLORIA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,765.71 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LE ROY J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $34,765.52 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISON, KALAB Employer name Town of Centerville Amount $34,765.51 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, DILLON R Employer name Town of Constantia Amount $34,765.02 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, JO-ANN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,764.99 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, GERTI K Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $34,764.85 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, VICKIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,764.30 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSEN, WENDE J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,764.24 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAST, JOANNA V Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,764.20 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CHRISTINE E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $34,764.13 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, LOUIE A Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $34,763.96 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSO, THERESA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $34,763.42 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, COLLEEN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,763.41 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, EDILMA R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $34,763.10 Date 08/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, DANIEL L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $34,763.05 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RHONNDA J Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $34,762.45 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAHAN, RYAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,762.17 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONOLOGUE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,762.01 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, SUSAN A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $34,761.63 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, DAISY M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $34,761.59 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDINELLA, VICTOR L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,760.95 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DIANE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,760.84 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKARDT, JESSICA T Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $34,760.82 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RICHARD L Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $34,760.40 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System