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 NELSON, LINDA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $34,179.78 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPEIS, DAVID M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,179.62 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERBUN, DAVID A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,179.31 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCIDA, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,179.08 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINO, MARK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,178.89 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGRAM, ROBERT M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,178.89 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, ELIZABETH M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,178.69 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANOR, DIANE H Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $34,178.65 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $34,178.59 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILAYSAK, BOUNMY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $34,178.42 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWIND, GINA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $34,177.60 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,177.20 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILDES, LUKE D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $34,176.71 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DEBRA L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $34,176.10 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINDER, MICHAEL F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,175.95 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, MARCIA H Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,175.54 Date 11/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ROSA T Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $34,175.10 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, ZHUYU Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $34,175.07 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHUE-YALLI, DIONICIO Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $34,174.94 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, KIM E Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,174.62 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWET, DOMINIQUE L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,174.50 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROSE, ERNEST Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $34,173.98 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALJOE, OMARI Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $34,173.91 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEILNHOFER, JODILYNN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $34,173.62 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, GARY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $34,173.14 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ADAM M Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,173.09 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULSTON, RONALD A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,173.01 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, JACQUELINE Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $34,172.91 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ELLEN FLORENCE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,172.88 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCZAN, STEPHEN S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,172.86 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENCISO, GLORIA I Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $34,172.84 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREAVES, ERROL W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $34,172.84 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DREW J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $34,172.61 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, CODY L Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,172.57 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULEHRI, ABDUL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,172.07 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, CASMIR J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $34,171.83 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENCRANS, COURTNEY A Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $34,171.66 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, THOMAS A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,171.62 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, SHAUN M Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $34,171.52 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKELSBERG, MARYANN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $34,171.46 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDEPE, MATTHEW R Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,171.25 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, STEPHEN D Employer name Panama CSD Amount $34,170.96 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLEMAN, JAMES F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,170.84 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ALYSSA K Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $34,170.73 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECILLES, AMELIA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,170.37 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, PATRICE F Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $34,170.21 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DAWN MARIE E Employer name Town of Middlesex Amount $34,169.73 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, IRINE M Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $34,169.44 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOCCARI, KAREN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $34,169.11 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNAMAN, LOUISE Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $34,169.11 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, KAREN A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $34,169.11 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSIMANO, JESSICA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,168.68 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASEM, JENNIFER L Employer name St James Fire District Amount $34,168.08 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ENTEE, SARAH M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $34,167.80 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $34,167.73 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, MICHELE M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $34,167.65 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, DANNY Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,167.21 Date 11/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, WENDY S Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $34,167.00 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBUSKE, SHERI L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,166.94 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, CAROLYN M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $34,166.83 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBEK, FRANK A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $34,166.70 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARLEQUE, MARIA P Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,166.34 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDIELLO, MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,165.78 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGER, MILAS J Employer name Education Department Amount $34,165.69 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Providence Amount $34,165.51 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, DEONIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,165.07 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, TYLER W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,164.98 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRICA, BARBARA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,164.81 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,164.78 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DIANE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $34,164.76 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, PATRICK K Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $34,164.62 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARINI, GARY A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $34,164.56 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, VICTORIA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,164.44 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, TONI L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,164.41 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, CORY H Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,164.24 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, CHAD D Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $34,164.20 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, MARIANNA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,164.07 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,163.75 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, ALESA R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,163.42 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,163.29 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKS, JASMINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $34,163.20 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, ROBERT M Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,162.88 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHOON, REISSA E Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,162.66 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MECCA Employer name Education Department Amount $34,162.43 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, TAMMY S Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $34,161.91 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $34,161.88 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $34,161.72 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYREAKEDES, HARRY J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $34,161.70 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, ROSE M Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $34,161.60 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSON, NEIL S Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $34,161.55 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CYNTHIA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,161.44 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RONNIKA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,161.42 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, DELOISE L Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $34,161.37 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINGSTON, CHARLENE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,161.36 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRO, MARY LOU Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,161.29 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, JENNIFER C Employer name Education Department Amount $34,161.13 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO-PASCALE, SHEILA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,161.03 Date 03/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKORA, ZENONA KATE Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,160.92 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Triangle Amount $34,160.89 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ROBERTA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,160.82 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System