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 FAYETTE, HENDRICK L Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,137.99 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAKER, CINDA J Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $34,137.87 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFREY, PATRICK F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $34,137.84 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASZCZ, DEBORAH L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $34,137.51 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JENNIFER L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $34,137.47 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SKY, JULIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,137.46 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, EVELYN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,137.41 Date 12/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, ROY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,137.33 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODMAN, KAREN E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,137.20 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, JILL A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $34,137.15 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERATH, RYAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,136.98 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, JEAN-MARIE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $34,136.79 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ALANA L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $34,136.68 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOEL P Employer name Town of Caneadea Amount $34,136.11 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SANDRA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,136.07 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BARBARA L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $34,135.77 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, REX R Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,135.71 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOSKI, JEFFREY Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,135.45 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINTOCK, JACQUELINE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,135.04 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, JOHN THOMAS Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,134.71 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZ, JACQUELINE J Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,134.35 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUM, FU QUAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,134.13 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRANJEC, STEPHANIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,134.00 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEOLLA, GIORGIO Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $34,133.66 Date 05/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGANA, JENNIFER J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $34,133.51 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, ROBERTA Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,133.42 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, RAYMOND D Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $34,133.00 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, RAYMOND A Employer name Warren County Amount $34,132.82 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, ROBERT B Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $34,132.57 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIN, RAGINI Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $34,132.53 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBIN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,132.43 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, EDITH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,132.39 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDT, GARY R Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $34,131.96 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYZANOWICZ, MELISSA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,131.70 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, LAUREN E Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,131.30 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENZ, LYNETTE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,131.23 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARIA R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,131.23 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT A, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,131.17 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, GINA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,131.15 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPPER, BONNIE E Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $34,130.89 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, BEVERLY A Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $34,130.85 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLTON, AUDREY H Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $34,130.84 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHARLES R Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $34,130.74 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLEY, HEATHER L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,130.72 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANS, DONALD M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,130.57 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKSON, LYNN D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,130.54 Date 12/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, DOMINICK L, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $34,130.20 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDUS, NICHOLAS R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,129.70 Date 10/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALG, KARIN H Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $34,128.87 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LORRAINE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,128.77 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENT, MOLLIE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,128.12 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOEMMY Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $34,127.86 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NONIEWICZ, NICHOLAS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $34,127.44 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, SHELLY A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $34,127.00 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLETT, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,126.45 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, TINA D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,126.38 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, JENICE D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,126.28 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, DAVID L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,126.01 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TORY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,125.98 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOURSE, CARLYE R, JR Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $34,125.66 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVINES CLARKE, CLAUDIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,125.49 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, LORRAINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,125.42 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $34,125.24 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTWOOD, MICHELLE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $34,125.20 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBODA, BARBARA A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $34,125.13 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRDLESTONE, RAEANN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $34,124.92 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUC, KATHERINE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $34,124.65 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, CHANTELL M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,124.63 Date 01/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDWERKER, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,124.37 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEDRICH, LAURIE L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $34,124.06 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JOYCE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,124.05 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, CHRISTINA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,123.38 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, DANA M Employer name Lakeview Public Library Amount $34,123.26 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBNER, JULIE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,123.20 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMO, DORIS B Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,122.64 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KELLY N Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,122.64 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY-BENN, SARIA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,122.53 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICALI, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,122.40 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATH, NICOLE M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $34,122.38 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAUX, VALENCIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,122.22 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRA, KRISTI L Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $34,122.20 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNON, KENDRA M Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $34,122.05 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JUSTIN A Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $34,121.66 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFERA, LISA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,121.48 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTH, KAREN G Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $34,121.22 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAY, JOHN O Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,121.20 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, HEATHER A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,121.16 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARPELLI, PAUL D Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $34,120.88 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDWOOD, MARILYN O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,120.72 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $34,120.64 Date 06/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TARNAGHAN, CHERYL L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $34,120.16 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, HEATHER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,120.05 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CINDY L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $34,119.60 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, VAQUAN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,119.47 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ROBERT B Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $34,119.08 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAREL M Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,119.03 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, DENISE M Employer name Town of Edinburg Amount $34,119.00 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON RUNNEN, SANDRA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,118.83 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNACO, FRANK Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $34,118.82 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MATTHEW A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $34,118.81 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System