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 GRAY, DIANA J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,511.87 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, JENNIFER B Employer name Schuyler County Amount $33,511.86 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, KYUNGAE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $33,510.65 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, MARIEL L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $33,510.62 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERAS, JULIO C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,510.26 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, LINDA C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,510.11 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, AMIE K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,509.85 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, RICHARD A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $33,509.85 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUHART, CYRIL W Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,509.82 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $33,509.19 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,509.14 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATIEN, KATHRYN E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $33,509.13 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MARKER, DANIEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $33,508.74 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, DESIREE Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,507.95 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, LUCILLE A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $33,507.87 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, TRAVIS J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,507.70 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, JENNIFER K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,507.63 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ADAM M Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,507.51 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIO, JOHN J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $33,507.25 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MAURICE P Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $33,507.02 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJ KUMAR PRADEEP, KAVITHA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,506.39 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CARIANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $33,506.39 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOLELLA, LOIS M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $33,506.26 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTUS, KAREN S Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $33,506.26 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKIN, SUSAN L Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,506.18 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREN, AMANDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,505.73 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,505.51 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, LYNETTE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $33,505.49 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRTCH, AMY E Employer name Broome County Amount $33,505.31 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLDOWSKI, ABBY L Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $33,505.30 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Village of Clyde Amount $33,505.09 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CATHY A Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $33,505.05 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDO, JOHN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $33,504.83 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RALPH Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $33,504.74 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, EUGENE Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $33,504.56 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAN WARREN, JAMES E Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $33,504.37 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, JOSHUA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,504.34 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CASEY R Employer name Essex County Amount $33,504.20 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPENHEIMER, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,503.99 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $33,503.52 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, JAYNEE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $33,503.35 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA PENA, REYNALDO Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,503.25 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $33,503.02 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDDER, JAMES N Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $33,502.83 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, TIFFANY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $33,502.45 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, LISA M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $33,502.36 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REWAKOWSKI, CATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $33,501.56 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JILL A Employer name Allegany County Amount $33,501.52 Date 04/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, ELIZABETH T Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $33,501.36 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, PATRICIA E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,501.31 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, MARY A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,501.14 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CARISSA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,501.00 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, MATTHEW Employer name City of Watertown Amount $33,500.53 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDENAS, DANNY Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $33,500.50 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, SARAH L Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,500.38 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, MARY BETH Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $33,500.34 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNEY, DEMETRIS R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,500.06 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, LAKUAN R Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $33,500.04 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETERS, MARTIN J Employer name Town of Westford Amount $33,500.01 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JESSICA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,499.96 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTH, TIMOTHY L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $33,499.57 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JUSTIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $33,499.54 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, NANCY F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,499.29 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $33,499.25 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMORE, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $33,499.21 Date 07/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPO, DANA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,499.11 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXTATER, TERESA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,498.13 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, CHARLENE A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $33,497.88 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, WENDY A Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $33,497.84 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAN, FATIK Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $33,497.65 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, JOHN P Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,497.59 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NORMA F Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $33,497.48 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGODA, LINDA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,497.25 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHLEEN J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $33,497.11 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MATTHEW T Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,497.08 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,496.94 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $33,496.56 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADALUPE, LUIS E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,496.31 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $33,496.07 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, ROCCO F Employer name City of Utica Amount $33,496.00 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBRECHT, THOMAS Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $33,495.95 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JEAN E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,495.90 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKAR, SEENATH K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,495.45 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLONE, COREENA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,495.40 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,495.17 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLESS, JEANINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,495.17 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSPERO, MARY J Employer name Broome County Amount $33,495.14 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, LAURIE J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,495.09 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEBEL, SHAWN P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,494.90 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, TENA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,494.60 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWAISE, HEATHER Employer name Bryant Library Amount $33,494.48 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, LYNN M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $33,494.30 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDA, DIANA M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,494.14 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, PATRICK J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,493.79 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, CHANTELLE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,493.66 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, JAMES S Employer name Erie County Amount $33,493.14 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETUS, MARK R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $33,493.05 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTCLAIR, BARBARA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,493.03 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUCHOWSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,492.89 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, STANLEY Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,492.43 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System