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 CHAPMAN, PENNY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,274.01 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTMIER, MARGARET A Employer name Poland CSD Amount $34,273.78 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANDREA K Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $34,273.71 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOSZA, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,273.66 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIPP, KEVIN L, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $34,273.52 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VORE, DONNA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $34,273.45 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDELA, CAROLINE B Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,272.91 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRERAND, ALLISON K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,272.91 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLSTEIN, LILLIAN L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,272.67 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, ERIC J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,272.31 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOINIERE, DANA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,272.22 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $34,272.16 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, MELISSA M Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $34,271.88 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LINDSAY W Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $34,271.88 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, SHIRLEY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,271.69 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIRA, ARDIANA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,271.64 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WANDA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,271.59 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, TANYA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,271.54 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTA, GABRIELLA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $34,271.50 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BRUYCKER, SANDRA A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $34,271.34 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TORO, MICHELE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,270.83 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, ANITA R Employer name Albany County Amount $34,270.50 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINSKI, JONATHAN P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,270.25 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, JESSICA L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $34,270.17 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLSTON, MEG E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $34,270.08 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANKEY, LAURA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,269.43 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKLEY, DAVID E Employer name City of Lockport Amount $34,269.21 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, RICHARD N Employer name Town of Osceola Amount $34,269.21 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, MICHAEL G Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $34,268.91 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,268.71 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERIGHTY, DOREEN L Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $34,268.70 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATERRIGO, KIM M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $34,268.70 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAURO, DEBRA A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $34,268.67 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZWED, LAURA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,268.59 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, MARK E Employer name Canton CSD Amount $34,268.40 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, TONYA S Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $34,268.40 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSETTE, JANICE L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,268.30 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER-LOWE, PAMELA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $34,268.17 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLO, BERNADETTE R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $34,268.11 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY-GILMAN, ANNMARIE Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $34,267.56 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, WAYNE R Employer name Seneca County Amount $34,267.54 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFEN, JEREMY A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $34,267.42 Date 05/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSHINSKY, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $34,267.24 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DARLENE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,267.23 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, JACLYN Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,266.90 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LINDA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,266.86 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHFORD, DONNIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,266.81 Date 06/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, ADAM M Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,266.50 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, KEVIN J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $34,266.22 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, WILLIAM C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,266.01 Date 03/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLASS, MAGID A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $34,265.75 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANCIK, SARAH L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,265.65 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, LINCOLN L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $34,265.17 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGERT, MARGARET Z Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $34,265.12 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERI L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $34,265.08 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECK, JEFFREY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,264.87 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MIRIAM R Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,264.79 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNECKE, SHEILA P Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,264.78 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRY, ANNE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $34,264.06 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGCHA, HELEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,263.60 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, DEANNA R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,262.25 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNT, VIOLET M Employer name Victor CSD Amount $34,262.23 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TINA L Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $34,262.01 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZER, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $34,261.28 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMER, LINDA G Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $34,261.23 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMAELING, CLAIRE M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $34,260.95 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, JUNE H Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,260.91 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, ANTONIO S Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $34,260.23 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, DEBORAH R Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,260.15 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCANSON, MARK J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,260.06 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, DENNIS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,259.72 Date 12/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, MAUREEN P Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,259.64 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, VALERIE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,259.32 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, DEBBIE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,259.32 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, ALEXA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,258.69 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISOLI, JANE A Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $34,258.60 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENATE, LEIGH A Employer name Washington County Amount $34,258.58 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, ELVIS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,258.57 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $34,258.31 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFF, CRAIG C Employer name Akron CSD Amount $34,257.93 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,257.92 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYSDALE, JERMAINE Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $34,257.79 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, ALYSSIA B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,257.51 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBLER, TERI E Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $34,257.42 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGAND, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,257.20 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, ALEXANDER G Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $34,257.02 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNS, STEPHANIE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,256.78 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLER, HEATHER A Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $34,255.43 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PAULA Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,255.21 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ELAINE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $34,255.17 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, JASON J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,255.13 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCKEL, HEATHER R Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $34,255.06 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARG, JOHN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $34,255.02 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOY, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $34,254.96 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, HEATHER M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,254.87 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAKOWSKI, SAMANTHA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $34,254.57 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, LINDA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,254.55 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXTATER, JODY A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,254.55 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, DEBORA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,254.48 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MEGAN M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $34,254.48 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System