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 WEBSTER, SANDRA S Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,888.91 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CRAIG J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $33,888.90 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BARBARA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,888.82 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JOSHUA R Employer name Columbia County Amount $33,888.67 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEGROVE, CHRIS N Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,888.46 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHENKOFF, ALEXANDER W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,888.36 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDILE, BARBARA P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,888.32 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ICKSTADT, EILEEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,888.22 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARCIA J Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,887.94 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTEL, KATHY J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $33,887.23 Date 01/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, TONI M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $33,887.05 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABLER, NANCY Employer name Broome County Amount $33,887.04 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, PATRICK Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,886.89 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JANICE I Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $33,886.52 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANELLA, MARGARET C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,886.42 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, BRITTNEE R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,886.25 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGHUBIR, LALMATI D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $33,886.24 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORCHAK, KATHLEEN B Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,885.66 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDOBA, CINDY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,884.96 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, BRIAN F Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $33,884.87 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATOLA, MICHELLE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,884.84 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENK, LISA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,884.78 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUINSMA, RICHARD A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $33,884.61 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARMAN, SETH J Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $33,884.59 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOSEPH G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,884.44 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, CATERINA Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $33,883.84 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, MARY I Employer name Attica CSD Amount $33,883.80 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, TRACY L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,883.56 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, SARAH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.44 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT B Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.44 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPON, BRITTANY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.43 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEG, MATTHEW F Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.43 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDELL, CRYSTAL N Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.42 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOHANCE, SARA K Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.42 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.41 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KENNETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,883.40 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, WALTER D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $33,883.23 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, TAMMY L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,882.85 Date 08/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,882.80 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEKLEARAGAY, KIFLU Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,882.48 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES G, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,882.21 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, VALERIE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,881.59 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KENNETH D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $33,881.31 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ALEJANDRO Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,881.24 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATOUR, LISA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,881.16 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, DANA LYNN M Employer name Education Department Amount $33,880.65 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGRAZIO, DEBORAH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,880.58 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, GEORGIA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $33,879.66 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINDLAY, CHRISTY J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $33,879.31 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ELLIOT S Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $33,879.20 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSAM, CARLENE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,879.12 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, MELISSA L M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $33,878.90 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICKHOFF, DENNIS E Employer name Town of Colton Amount $33,878.85 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, FAITH A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $33,878.42 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ELIZABETH G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,878.12 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSBLUM, ELLEN N Employer name Education Department Amount $33,877.93 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMINSKI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $33,877.83 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEEMAN, LINDA R Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $33,877.66 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, THOMAS Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $33,877.48 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIK L Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,877.31 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, MONICA J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $33,877.29 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $33,877.02 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, EILEEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASKIN, SANDY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, JANET R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANTE, TERI L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, ANGELA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GEORGE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LYNNE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,877.00 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, PATRICK M Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $33,876.58 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, ROSE M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $33,875.72 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, JOHN P, II Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,875.35 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGARES, ELADIO, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,875.23 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTROM, ANDREW T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $33,875.07 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARIAN E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,874.92 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, PATRIC A Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $33,874.58 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, DEBRA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,874.16 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, JANET M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $33,873.89 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, LATRICIA C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $33,873.56 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENDKEWITZ, ELEANOR M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,873.51 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, JOHN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $33,873.47 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, DANIEL S Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,873.04 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, DENNIS W Employer name Washington County Amount $33,872.87 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODIN, CHELSEY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,872.50 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, TIMOTHY J, SR Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $33,872.31 Date 04/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAISH, TRISHA L Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $33,872.20 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLBERG, WENDY L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $33,872.19 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUL, MARLA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,871.71 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRECHETTE, CARY J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $33,871.64 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LORI A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $33,871.16 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, KELLY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,870.79 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDELL, STACEY A Employer name Broome County Amount $33,870.72 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORRS, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $33,870.72 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MARK T Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $33,870.53 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, JOY Y Employer name Madison County Amount $33,870.43 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOSHUA J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $33,870.21 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENKEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $33,870.07 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGAR, ELYOKEM G Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $33,870.00 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACERRA, JACKIE A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $33,869.74 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System