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 GRANT, RONDA M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $34,627.10 Date 10/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, KRISTIN L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,626.94 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPERA, BRYAN J D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,626.80 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURAKOS, THOMAS G, JR Employer name City of Olean Amount $34,626.24 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, MARGARET E Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $34,626.24 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, SYLVIA Employer name Corning Community College Amount $34,625.93 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNO, ANDREW M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $34,625.66 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCK, CASEY P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $34,625.56 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATHCART, LATISSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,625.07 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, SAJAA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,625.00 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODENTZIK, LAUREN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,625.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $34,625.00 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Dayton Amount $34,624.98 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, VIRGINIA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,624.88 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARGARET A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $34,624.75 Date 06/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,624.69 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KEITH T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,624.66 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LORRI A Employer name Groton CSD Amount $34,624.39 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, SHANNON L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $34,624.29 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERSON, JANET L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,623.94 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $34,623.34 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACUZZO, AMY K Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $34,622.95 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JAQUELINE V Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $34,622.40 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, LAURA L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $34,622.36 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLOCO, SHERRY ANN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,620.72 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWIK, KAREN M Employer name Albany County Amount $34,620.54 Date 06/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, LINDA Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $34,620.41 Date 09/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, RUTH A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $34,620.20 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHARON C Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $34,619.98 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MELISSA R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $34,619.88 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ANTONETTE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,619.86 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINIG, JASON A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,619.72 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, BRIAN R Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $34,619.62 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, LISA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,619.41 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMIONE, SUSAN A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $34,619.38 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, PATRICIA Employer name Madison County Amount $34,619.29 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOKUBAIT, ELIZABETH C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,619.20 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, ALFONSINA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,618.83 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MARY J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $34,618.67 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LASCO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Troy Amount $34,618.62 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,618.56 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, MICHELE D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,618.49 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DUMODI Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,618.47 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RYAN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,618.22 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDORCHUK, GALINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,617.96 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAVER, APRIL L Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,617.95 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTSEY, LINDA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,617.83 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JOAN C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,617.35 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, THOMAS W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,617.35 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, CATHERINE NELL Employer name Yates County Amount $34,617.20 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, LINDA M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $34,617.15 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIMMONS, ALEXANDER F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $34,617.05 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROZAS, SARA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,617.00 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTONI, LUCY A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $34,616.99 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLBAUGH, LEANNE M Employer name Broome County Amount $34,616.20 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RACHEL D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,616.01 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CARL F Employer name Town of Coventry Amount $34,615.90 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPETTI, LINDA L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $34,615.72 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, JOHN H Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $34,615.44 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, BRUCE W Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $34,615.42 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD-SCHMIT, KERRY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,615.34 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACH, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $34,615.20 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, VAN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,614.90 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JACQUELINE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $34,614.70 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JEAN M Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $34,614.61 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEN, NOREEN A Employer name Broome County Amount $34,614.28 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, DIEDRE Employer name Warren County Amount $34,614.18 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFELLOW, AMY S Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $34,614.10 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, THERESA R Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $34,614.06 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDD, ROGER A Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $34,613.94 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARIELLO, MAUREEN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $34,613.88 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, ALYCIA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,613.84 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODOIN, LISA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,613.84 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, STANLEY N Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,613.68 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMLOGAN, ASHA H Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,613.59 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, TOBIE LYNN M Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $34,613.10 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYROADS, RANDY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,612.95 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, DEBORAH J Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $34,612.80 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, THOMAS R Employer name Orange County Amount $34,612.08 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAULT, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,611.97 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, NANCY K Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,611.76 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY CLARE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $34,611.66 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,611.59 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, RUSSELL B Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $34,611.50 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, HAKEEM K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINKLE, MONTEIRO L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JINDRA, JONATHAN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, DEREK T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RAYMOND P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIRONE, JONATHAN V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VACCARO, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,611.29 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALDEN, KATHLEEN T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $34,611.15 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHOCKI, TRACY J Employer name Erie County Amount $34,611.08 Date 07/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, TAD R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,611.06 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CHARLES E, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,611.00 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABA, JAMES W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,610.88 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, CARLA M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $34,610.70 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MARA E Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $34,610.33 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, ROBERT E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,610.31 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, PERL Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $34,610.27 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System