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 ACHATZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,500.26 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSELLE, KIM L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $34,500.18 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANZILE, CAROL A Employer name Chemung County Amount $34,500.10 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART-COUSINS, ANDREA A Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $34,500.00 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, RYAN C Employer name Town of Otego Amount $34,499.37 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO-HILL, BRENDA I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,499.16 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, JAUMANT Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,499.15 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEVER, RUSSELL E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,499.06 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISE, JESSICA C Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,498.83 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELLAPPAN, THIAGARAJAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,498.12 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEMIO, DOREEN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,497.81 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROW, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Town of Union Amount $34,497.56 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ANDREW P Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $34,497.53 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHAWN J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $34,497.35 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANTHONY P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,497.23 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, RONALD W Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $34,497.22 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-BELL, MONIFA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,497.21 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JASON M Employer name City of Troy Amount $34,497.16 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNECKE, JASON R Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,497.03 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, NICHOLE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,496.92 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, FREDERICK C, III Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $34,496.87 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, LISA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,496.71 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DIANE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,496.42 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, JENNIFER C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,496.28 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHBERG, EVA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,496.28 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS TEIXEIRA, CATIA MARLENE Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $34,496.08 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, MANDY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,496.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,495.92 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAFANA, YAHAIRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,495.76 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,495.63 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGOUETTE, KRISTY M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,495.38 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CATHERINE C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,495.38 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, JAMES, II Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,495.19 Date 02/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTUORI, AURELIE C Employer name Warren County Amount $34,495.16 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MICHAEL E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $34,495.08 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,494.36 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEO, ANN G Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $34,494.33 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMBEITZ, SHIRLEY Y Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $34,494.06 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, GABRIELLE B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,493.99 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, JASON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,493.14 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUS, ATHENA M Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $34,492.99 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, MICHAEL C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $34,492.77 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JASON L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $34,492.73 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRTHLER, DAVID G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,492.68 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRA, PAUL J Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $34,492.28 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WENDY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,491.95 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBB, KEITH J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,491.85 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOSMANN, LINNEA M Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $34,491.65 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVORTI, DANA N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $34,491.28 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LEANN A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,490.91 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, JOSEPH R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,490.80 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, EVA M Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $34,490.63 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, ANTHONY G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,490.55 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, MAURA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $34,490.43 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROL, ROBERT T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,490.32 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, RAYMOND R Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $34,490.24 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER-JAMESON, GINI S Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $34,490.16 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFT, RYAN W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $34,490.14 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, ROBIN J Employer name Cortland County Amount $34,489.56 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGER, MARYANN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $34,489.04 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KAREN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,488.98 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAF, TIMOTHY J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,488.98 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANIK, NANCY D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,488.98 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAMELA K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,488.71 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANTAL, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Lincoln Amount $34,488.27 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, EDWARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,488.12 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, RICK C Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $34,487.58 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, SHIRLEY A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $34,486.89 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPP, SUSAN M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,486.40 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILOZZI, RONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $34,486.33 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, GERALD D Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,486.12 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, EMMETT M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,486.03 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CATHY J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,486.00 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, JEREMY F Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $34,485.68 Date 12/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, STEVEN W Employer name Town of Lyonsdale Amount $34,485.51 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAQUEL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,485.33 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, JERRID F Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,484.94 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KEDRICK E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,484.86 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, THOMAS J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $34,484.79 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASHKO, PHILIP M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $34,484.75 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, ELSA K Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $34,484.74 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTRZYKOWSKI, ZBIGNIEW Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $34,484.40 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, RACHEL Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,484.14 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, ROBIN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $34,483.88 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPTENKO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $34,483.65 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEG, BETHANN Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $34,483.65 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARUZAS, GWEN S Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $34,483.61 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAIN, BROOKES C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $34,483.51 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JESUS, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $34,483.20 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, VALERIE Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $34,483.10 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, KAREEN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $34,483.10 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, YENNY J Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $34,482.88 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $34,482.80 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLE, JACLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,482.78 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISS, DOUGLAS D, JR Employer name Town of Union Amount $34,482.65 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, KEITH E Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $34,482.30 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BRENDON A Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $34,482.30 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, TIFFANY M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $34,482.28 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, LORRAINE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,481.94 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, MAGDALENA S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,481.94 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System