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 SHAW, MARGARET E Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,024.16 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDOWSKI, JEFFREY J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $34,024.06 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARICA, LISA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,023.94 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, THOMAS J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $34,023.87 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTIL, KEITH R Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $34,023.39 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JESUS A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $34,022.89 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGBITH, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $34,022.33 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, GAIL M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $34,022.26 Date 10/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTI, DONNA M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $34,022.13 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,021.75 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BLYTHE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,021.50 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, SIDDIQ Y Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,021.43 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, SEAN C Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $34,021.14 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, MICHAEL S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,021.03 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBIGA, RACHEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,020.96 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROBERT D Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $34,020.93 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLING, CLAUDIA D Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $34,020.62 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,020.48 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, DANIEL J Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,020.46 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, MARY E Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,020.43 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, RENE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,020.43 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MONIQUE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,020.23 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, JENNIFER A Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,020.16 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, THYRA L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $34,020.08 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, DIANA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,020.00 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, TROY Employer name Albany County Amount $34,019.87 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CATHERINE A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $34,019.56 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHEL, DEIRDRE R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,019.27 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBURN, ZEKE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,019.16 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ALTHEA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $34,019.07 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZUTI, JOSEPH M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $34,019.04 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, SCOTT D Employer name Yates County Amount $34,019.02 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $34,019.01 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, LINDSEY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,018.80 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, KELLI D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,018.51 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZANELLA, AMY L Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $34,018.50 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, SUSAN C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $34,018.22 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBROTKA, NANCY J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $34,018.03 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRK, CORY M Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $34,017.98 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROLAMI, ALLISON E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,017.79 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACITTO, GREGORY T Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $34,017.74 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BRANDEN A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $34,017.58 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABECKER, ANDREA L Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $34,017.54 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, JEREMY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,017.31 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, PAMELA J Employer name Greene County Amount $34,017.28 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLETTA, BRIDGETTE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,016.62 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, DANIEL T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,016.32 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAKE, SARAH D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $34,016.06 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JUSTIN J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $34,016.02 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCOE, JOHN P Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $34,015.88 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JACK Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $34,015.50 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFELSON, KAROLINA J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $34,015.48 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, PATRICK J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $34,015.25 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, DENISE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,015.21 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCHIO, ELIZABETH J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $34,014.22 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACIC, JOHN W Employer name Erie County Amount $34,013.56 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBREATH, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,013.54 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, DIANE O Employer name Erie County Amount $34,013.54 Date 02/21/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALENDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,013.39 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBERS, MARIAN C Employer name Orange County Amount $34,013.28 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISELLA, HEIDI L Employer name City of Corning Amount $34,013.11 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, JUAN A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,012.92 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,012.69 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, MICHELE D Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $34,012.67 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOWNEY, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $34,012.50 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBER, CHRISTINE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,012.03 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULMAN, REGINA M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $34,011.97 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERDORF, PATRICIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $34,011.86 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, KAREN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $34,011.80 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, BARBARA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,011.56 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, EVELYN L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,011.54 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ALLEN S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,010.42 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONG, RICKY S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,010.29 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, STEPHEN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,010.20 Date 09/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDDELL, JOSHUA R Employer name Village of Lyons Amount $34,009.75 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEITH E Employer name City of Elmira Amount $34,009.20 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, SHEILA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,009.18 Date 04/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTORINO, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $34,009.03 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKEEM, SHANIQUA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,008.93 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,008.90 Date 05/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIM J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,008.73 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACIENGA, RICHARD M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,008.24 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYAL, MICHELE R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,007.97 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, PATRICK A, SR Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $34,007.74 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDROCHE, ELAINE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,007.17 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLER, GAIL M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,007.10 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, BRETT A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,007.05 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, JANET A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,007.00 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TEIA N Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $34,006.97 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUBER, BRENDA A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $34,006.77 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KAITLIN B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,006.77 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KIM M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $34,006.50 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, GARY J, JR Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $34,006.42 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, FRANK S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,006.36 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISCH, PATRICK G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,006.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, GIOVANNI Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,006.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, NEIL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,006.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHRISTIAN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,006.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAKER, VICTORIA H Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $34,005.74 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, WENDY G Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $34,005.50 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System