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 TIFFT, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,367.69 Date 02/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $34,367.43 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, MARJORIE S Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $34,367.38 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, LORETTA M Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $34,367.36 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTARAM, BHOLANAUTH Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,367.31 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIARELLI, DENISE Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $34,367.08 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, BENJAMIN R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,366.87 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, KATHRIN A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $34,366.34 Date 09/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,366.24 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, KELLY M Employer name Seneca County Ida Amount $34,366.22 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, LANCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,366.13 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KERRI L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,366.00 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMPTER, DARRELL W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,365.96 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, KASSIE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,365.93 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, BARBARA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,365.66 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLIGAR-LEWIS, ELISA M, MS Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,365.53 Date 07/10/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTI, SAEED I Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $34,365.35 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSOSKI, KAREN E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $34,365.24 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CORY F Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $34,365.10 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAWENDER, SHARON D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,364.40 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESTOUSIS, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,364.28 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $34,364.21 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BEAN, PATRICIA R K Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,364.15 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUDE, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $34,364.09 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $34,363.96 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROAST, MARYKE L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $34,363.68 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOATENG, SAMUEL R Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $34,363.65 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, JASON D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,363.46 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURAU, CORINNE E Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $34,363.19 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALKOWSKI, AMY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,363.00 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, AMY K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,362.99 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, LISA C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,362.69 Date 12/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGIN, LAUREN E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $34,362.63 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHELER, BRIAN E, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,362.09 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARTAU, MARY E Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $34,362.04 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, LISA M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $34,361.87 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETCHEVERRY, SARA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,361.74 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTLY, DAVID R Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $34,361.64 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, ERIK D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,361.63 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, AMY L Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,361.51 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULISH, ANDREA Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $34,361.03 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADSON, KIM M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $34,360.95 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, JANET G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $34,360.84 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARALLO, DONNA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $34,360.73 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, KRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,360.09 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHEN, FRANK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,359.60 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, RACHEL E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $34,359.56 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, STEPHEN W Employer name Town of Gates Amount $34,359.44 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARTIN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,359.26 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PHILIP D Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $34,359.20 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, REBECCA J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $34,359.19 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, ALICE M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $34,358.81 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, MERCEDES Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $34,358.33 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKADOLSKY, KIMBERLY M Employer name Northville CSD Amount $34,358.28 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIZZANO, FRANK J Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $34,358.24 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LAUREN M Employer name Orange County Amount $34,358.22 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, KELLY M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $34,358.20 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCA, PAUL R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,357.75 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELELLA, PALMER J Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,357.73 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, ROBYN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,357.72 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, DIANE R Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,357.50 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DAVID O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,357.46 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, RHONDA L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $34,357.43 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, PAUL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,357.19 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEE, AUDREY A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $34,357.16 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAESEKER, MARGARET A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,357.14 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,357.08 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,356.88 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, PAULINE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $34,356.56 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PORTA, JOHN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,356.28 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSHART, RUSSELL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,356.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,355.96 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, RAYANNE Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $34,355.94 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, OWEN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,355.93 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER, SCOTT A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,355.92 Date 04/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LINDA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,355.18 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, ARYN A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,355.16 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITANO, KATE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,355.12 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TASHA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,354.91 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW, DIANE E Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $34,354.59 Date 09/27/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, CATHERINE A Employer name Elmira Housing Authority Amount $34,354.54 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VIVIAN L Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $34,354.47 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASARI, UMA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $34,354.45 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, VICTORIA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,354.39 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKICH, JAMES C, JR Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $34,353.79 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, TYRELL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,353.77 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BRENDA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $34,353.58 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSON, LAURA Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $34,353.06 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRANTONI, SHARON L Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $34,352.89 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, DEBRA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,352.41 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,352.33 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, GREGORY E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,352.24 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,352.17 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIM, ANTHONY J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $34,351.87 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINKEVICH, DANIELLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,351.71 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, MARYANNE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $34,351.65 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLE, HELEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,351.47 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESEDIN, LAURA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,351.18 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LAURA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,351.16 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,351.09 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System