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 BLIVEN, KAREN K Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $34,064.57 Date 05/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABT, DIANE R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,064.49 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, XIOMARA Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $34,064.31 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTIERI, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $34,063.82 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, CYNTHIA Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $34,063.40 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $34,063.27 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLO, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,063.24 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTELLER, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,063.03 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, MAUREEN E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,062.99 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGEYA, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $34,062.81 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, SUE L Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,062.14 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSIHTIS, STAVROULA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $34,062.14 Date 03/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MARNIE L Employer name Education Department Amount $34,061.74 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ANTOINE A C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,061.67 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, DIANE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $34,061.62 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIAK, KAREN A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $34,061.21 Date 05/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALISIN, EMILY Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $34,060.58 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMER, ERIN C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,060.52 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASIO, ELAINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,060.50 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLETT, MARY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $34,059.52 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DEBBY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $34,059.45 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAYS, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $34,059.43 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, VALERIE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,059.41 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, REANN C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,059.37 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, GARY V Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,059.07 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENGEL, MARIAH A Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,059.05 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORENO, JANET Employer name Schenectady County Amount $34,058.96 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $34,058.44 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCITO, MARSHA JO Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $34,058.43 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SA GURNEY, PAMELA S Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $34,058.40 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISIRAS, KARIE A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $34,058.34 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BERNADETTE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,058.30 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLIE, DENISE M Employer name Essex County Amount $34,058.25 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWINE, SHERRY A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,058.22 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $34,058.00 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SONIA P Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $34,057.77 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, BRENDAN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,057.69 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $34,057.53 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, JOELYN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $34,057.52 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, ROBERT G Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $34,057.50 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASOU, ILHAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,057.35 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMMANN, CRAIG D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,057.17 Date 10/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, NIALL A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $34,057.08 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, BRENDA J Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $34,056.73 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINNIP, SHERRY L Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,056.71 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELKER, RANDY W Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $34,056.64 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLO, MARGARET Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $34,056.42 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, LAURIE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,056.37 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $34,056.24 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSIN, LYNN M Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,055.96 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIENG, AMINATA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $34,055.70 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, JOYCE E Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $34,055.68 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIR, RICHAL F Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $34,055.60 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, GARY D Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $34,055.56 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARD, SHANE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,055.36 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHAEL D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $34,054.90 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LOVETTE Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $34,054.87 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANNE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $34,054.83 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,054.65 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBINER, RACHEL Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,054.50 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MELISSA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,054.23 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMAEL H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,053.53 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECK, JEROME R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,053.48 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, VALERIE L Employer name Albion CSD Amount $34,053.20 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSEPH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,052.82 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, KRISTIN L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,052.59 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, REYNA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $34,052.57 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, MILDRED A Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,052.52 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, BRIAN S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $34,052.35 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JUDY A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $34,052.28 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMES, KEVIN A Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,052.07 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKS, HENRY S Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $34,051.96 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND-WILLIAMS, ALLISON A Employer name Albany County Amount $34,051.78 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STELLA J Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,051.42 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, ANDREW C Employer name City of Troy Amount $34,050.84 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, KAREN K Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $34,050.78 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIZDZIEL, PETER R Employer name Town of Ashford Amount $34,050.68 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KANE, JOHN A Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $34,050.65 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DENISE Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $34,050.55 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALASZYNSKI, LINDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,049.88 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTY, PENNY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,049.36 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, DONNA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,048.93 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DENISE L Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $34,048.88 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, RICKEY E, JR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $34,048.38 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLISTER, KEVIN C Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $34,048.22 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTAMURA, KRISTEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $34,048.14 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAMMATO, JOSEPH N Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,047.93 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSSONG, DONNA M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $34,047.92 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSELIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $34,047.58 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ERICA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,047.49 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DOROTHY C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,047.41 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, DONNA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,047.30 Date 05/25/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, NANETTE K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,047.12 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, KRISTEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,047.06 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULTON, JAMES Employer name Broome County Amount $34,046.56 Date 05/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, EILEEN K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $34,046.51 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,046.07 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOTH, RENEE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,045.92 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMROSH, RUTH E Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $34,045.26 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TIQUANA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,045.04 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System