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 JOHNSON, KAREN F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,118.58 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CRYSTAL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,118.21 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINZER, MARCI D Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $34,117.42 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARIAH, SUNNY Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,116.97 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ERIKA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,116.87 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADICK, DANIELLE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,116.81 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KEVIN L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,116.69 Date 11/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,116.32 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLMAN, GAIL M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $34,115.65 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, MICHELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,115.26 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUECH, JOHN F Employer name Town of Farmersville Amount $34,115.19 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,115.17 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRISTER-ARMSTRONG, INGRID S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,115.10 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVANS, TAMIKA P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $34,114.94 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, GWENDOLYN A Employer name Warren County Amount $34,114.89 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, AMANDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,114.76 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGAN, EAMON O Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $34,114.72 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, MICHELLE C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $34,114.30 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSLEY, HEATHER D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $34,114.22 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL H Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,114.19 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, SONIA Y Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $34,114.19 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AIUTO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rome Amount $34,113.96 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUENT, SALLY J Employer name Salamanca Public Library Amount $34,113.95 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $34,113.73 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, TRACY L Employer name Warren County Amount $34,113.63 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATROSE, SARAH A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $34,113.42 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCI, CAROL Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,113.38 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, MARC E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $34,113.20 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKEMER, MARY ANNE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,113.20 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYO, CATHERINE A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $34,113.11 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKHELAWAN, SHANTA D Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $34,112.87 Date 03/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, PHOEBE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,112.46 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOPE, JEANINNE S Employer name Schuyler County Amount $34,112.40 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, ELLEN M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,112.36 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPALA, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,112.33 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GUARIONEX G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,112.18 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANN W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,112.17 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY-GRAEFF, JANE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,112.13 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCA, EMILY M Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $34,111.90 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, KATHLEEN H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,111.77 Date 02/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CHESNEY, KAREN J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $34,111.75 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, JUDY A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $34,111.75 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JASON E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,111.57 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMELT, DENISE A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $34,111.40 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARA, RHONDA S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $34,110.81 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, RYAN N Employer name City of Watertown Amount $34,110.45 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KALA M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $34,110.44 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, RICKY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,110.44 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, JAMI L Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,110.42 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, AMANDA J Employer name Washington County Amount $34,110.37 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREATURO, DIANA L Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $34,110.30 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Maine Amount $34,110.08 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIANO, BRENDA C Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $34,109.90 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGERETTA, KARI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,109.65 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, GICELA Y Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,109.48 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISLETT, CYNTHIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.28 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, LESLIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.25 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.22 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMELL, PAUL F Employer name Erie County Amount $34,109.20 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIPPER, WENDY Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.18 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TERESA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.16 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTEMARI, DEBORAH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.15 Date 12/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPON, DENISE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.15 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISSENI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,109.14 Date 12/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGER, DENNIS R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $34,109.10 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIOLI, JEREMY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,109.10 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, WAYNE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,108.84 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, CATHLEEN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $34,108.70 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHELLE D Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,108.37 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYMAN, DONNA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,108.33 Date 07/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KALEENA M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $34,107.97 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, JAMES V Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,107.59 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, ROBERTA R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $34,107.52 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREILEY, MOLLY L Employer name Avon CSD Amount $34,107.29 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPIA-RANKEN, GRACE G Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $34,107.07 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RYAN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,106.99 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, DEBORAH S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $34,106.91 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFANY, KEVIN M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $34,106.65 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ANTOINETTE Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,106.62 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, SAMUEL Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $34,106.56 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, ANTHONY NIKO Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $34,106.54 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, BETH A Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,106.36 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, FRANK C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $34,106.29 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SCOTT E Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $34,106.29 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, DAWN M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $34,106.25 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRA, BECKY A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $34,106.20 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, STEPHANIE Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,106.02 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, DIANE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,105.88 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, DEBORAH A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $34,105.35 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCOTTI, EARL D Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $34,104.76 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-KENERSON, KAREN M Employer name Town of Newfield Amount $34,104.50 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SHANE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $34,104.19 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, ERICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,103.82 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CESAR A Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $34,103.46 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOD, DEBORAH A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $34,103.18 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUINA, JOHANNA A Employer name Orange County Amount $34,103.04 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,102.79 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCER, JAMES E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,102.51 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-GODFREY, NIDIA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,102.30 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOON, DEBORAH G Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,101.98 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System