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 GORDIENKO, ALEXANDIE Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $33,712.85 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $33,712.53 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAITIS, CAROLYN J Employer name Broome County Amount $33,712.53 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALI, PAMELA A Employer name Broome County Amount $33,712.53 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIS, LAURA A Employer name Broome County Amount $33,712.52 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, BONNIE L Employer name Broome County Amount $33,712.52 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,712.28 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLAS, RUTH E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $33,711.93 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JOHN R Employer name Albany County Amount $33,711.79 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCWILLIAMS, MARIANA Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $33,711.65 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNISS, VAN JAMES Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $33,711.61 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, VANESSA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,711.57 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWETT, MATTHEW T Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $33,711.48 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, DEAN S Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $33,711.24 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVITT, JESSICA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,711.22 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, IRAN H Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $33,711.14 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, LISA Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,711.13 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, MARIA P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,711.04 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISI, THOMAS J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $33,710.54 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANE, DIANA L Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $33,710.54 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANO, LAURA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $33,710.35 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-O'NEIL, ALICE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,710.27 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMBAL, SUSAN E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $33,709.89 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLER, MARY M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $33,709.83 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETNEY, HELEN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,709.69 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAK, HOLLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,709.62 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JOHN H Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,709.57 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARWIN, BRYNN N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,709.44 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $33,708.99 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTER, THEODORE R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $33,708.99 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ASHLEY Employer name Albany County Amount $33,708.98 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KEVIN C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $33,708.96 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DYRELL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,708.39 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES-FOSTER, JULIAN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,708.39 Date 11/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, JASVINDER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,708.25 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAR, CATHY ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $33,707.96 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAROWITZ, GAYLA S Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $33,707.73 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,707.45 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GEO Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $33,707.44 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KATHLEEN S Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $33,707.35 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETZ, TAMMY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $33,706.91 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKLER, CHARLES W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,706.03 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MELISSA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,705.93 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPPNER, RUTH A Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $33,705.84 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGAMAN, TROY J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $33,705.49 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBORAH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,705.18 Date 09/25/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, MARIA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,705.00 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE-RIGG, JARED K Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $33,704.94 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELBY, MARIE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,704.89 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, LENA A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,704.50 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRISTOVSKI, LORI R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,704.35 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SANDRA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $33,704.31 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, SARAH R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,704.14 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THERESA M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $33,704.11 Date 09/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, TAMMY L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $33,703.71 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICCI, THERESA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $33,703.70 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, WALLACE E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $33,703.13 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, KASEY M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $33,703.01 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, JERAD W Employer name Tioga County Amount $33,702.94 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, TAMMY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $33,702.87 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, JEFFERY P Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $33,702.84 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUDE, DAVID J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $33,702.59 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, JILLIAN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,702.52 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, MARYANN HELEN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,702.40 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ALBERTINA M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $33,702.28 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, SEAN M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $33,702.02 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIARA-LAYNA Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $33,701.96 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, AUDREY H Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $33,701.91 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYEA, DARLA M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $33,701.90 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, ASHLEY L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,701.84 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, NICHOLAS L Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $33,701.78 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHBY, NICOLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,701.46 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,701.16 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAR, GULGHOTAI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,700.64 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, MATTHEW J Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,700.54 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZILLI, DOLORES A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $33,700.22 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, JIA LI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,699.20 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUS, DUANE A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $33,699.10 Date 10/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLA, DANIELLE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $33,699.09 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCRO, CATHERINE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,698.95 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FORREST, STACY Employer name City of Auburn Amount $33,698.63 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, GARY E, JR Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $33,698.38 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARIO, NATIVIDAD E Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,698.16 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,697.30 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, KEVIN R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $33,697.30 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, KEVIN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,697.15 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTO, JUSTIN D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $33,697.12 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, LISA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,697.10 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, MARY L Employer name Eden CSD Amount $33,696.85 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, GEOFFREY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,696.80 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTI, FRANCINE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,696.68 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETA, EDGAR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $33,696.09 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWARD, EDWIN FRANK Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,696.09 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SUSAN A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $33,695.85 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLAIN, PENNY A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $33,695.79 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, DONNA M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $33,695.72 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DAVID F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,695.59 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,695.40 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, DIANA J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $33,694.81 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNOSKI, LINDA M Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $33,694.80 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System