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 KAYLOR, WERNER L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,332.79 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, THERESA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $34,332.65 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKEL, CAROLINE L Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $34,332.59 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPP, PAUL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $34,332.58 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURAZERIS, JAIME K Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $34,332.50 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $34,332.28 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MICHELLE A Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $34,332.26 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JILL A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $34,332.25 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANSEN, DOUGLAS E Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $34,331.90 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, DONNA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $34,331.59 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHERLYOLUWA, JACQUELINE Employer name Education Department Amount $34,331.02 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOTSKY, LESYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,331.00 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $34,330.97 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMAN, ELVIN T G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,330.85 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERSON, DAVID Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,330.71 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CORY C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,330.67 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, PAULA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,329.90 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANCHELLI, RACHEL L Employer name Education Department Amount $34,329.00 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-CAMERON, MIRIAM E Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,328.76 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, LISA L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,328.09 Date 12/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, DESTINY S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,328.08 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DEA ANNA Employer name Town of Portland Amount $34,327.60 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRANE, JOSEPH E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $34,327.29 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, THOMAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $34,327.20 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, BARBARA M Employer name Education Department Amount $34,327.12 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACHTEN, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,327.12 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, CHERYL J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,327.03 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETANI, JOSEPH L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $34,326.92 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LUCY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,326.87 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ERNEST R Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $34,326.76 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Exeter Amount $34,326.75 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, MARY ANNE L Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $34,326.57 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACHUK, STEFAN I Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,326.38 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUKHA, LARISA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,326.38 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIMBERLEE D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $34,326.38 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSIER, GREGORY A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $34,326.31 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBERRY, CHAYGNON U Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,326.28 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, LISA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,326.02 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, PATRICIA C Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,325.78 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, RICHARD C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,325.66 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,325.66 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIGIEL, SHUNTELL L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,325.66 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, YOLANDA Y Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,325.66 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, LESTER J, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,325.66 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODENHAUS, BERNICE J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,325.32 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KATHLEEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,325.24 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTO, DEBRA K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $34,325.22 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, SHAWN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,325.20 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, PHILIP S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,324.96 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, MAUREEN A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $34,324.82 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DEBRA J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,324.52 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURN, KATHIE L Employer name Tully CSD Amount $34,324.43 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZKOWSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,324.16 Date 03/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMONDA, RICHARD H Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,323.75 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYOUNG, CAROLE M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $34,323.66 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGIS, REJI M Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,323.45 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TERESA K Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $34,323.39 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, DEBRA L Employer name W NY Library Resources Council Amount $34,323.28 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMA, BETTY J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $34,323.26 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIACCHIARO, DARLEEN N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,323.12 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTT, RANDALL J, III Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $34,322.97 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KATRINA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,322.65 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LATOSHA N Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $34,322.43 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, WANDA Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,321.70 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL DUCO, KIM M Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,321.40 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOME, SUSAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $34,321.25 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, TANIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,320.99 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRE, MARIE Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,320.96 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, COLLEEN S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $34,320.67 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, MICHAEL R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $34,320.55 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDISH, JOANNE M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $34,319.80 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIMAN, MEGAN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $34,319.79 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, BRIAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,319.62 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRULLA, DAPHNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,319.50 Date 08/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, DIANE M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $34,319.30 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALBERG, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,319.18 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, STEVEN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,318.30 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, THAO N Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $34,318.06 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, KERRY A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,317.65 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVIANO, GERARD J Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $34,317.35 Date 06/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, STEVEN R Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $34,317.25 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, GREGORY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,317.12 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JENNIFER M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $34,316.68 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, TRACY M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $34,316.60 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, PAULA C Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $34,316.33 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JENNA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,316.31 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERETTE, CASSANDRA Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,315.90 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULIANO, MARCELLA A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $34,315.74 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAHER, JOHN F Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,315.67 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSKA, DIANE M Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $34,314.21 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINELLI, KELLY A Employer name Town of Washington Amount $34,314.12 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIELLO, DIANE R Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $34,314.05 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAREMA, OLHA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,313.86 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, MARILYN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $34,313.50 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPEDISANO, ANNA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $34,313.50 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTIN, MONICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,312.88 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, MANUEL V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $34,312.86 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, DARLENE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,312.67 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, MIA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $34,312.35 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, DARLENE C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $34,311.93 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System