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 CARTER, TERESA J Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $33,392.83 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EDWARD P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,392.25 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $33,392.18 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVERS, JULIE A Employer name Town of Union Amount $33,392.08 Date 12/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MYRA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $33,391.86 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Westfield Amount $33,391.58 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, PAUL N Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $33,391.33 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, CRYSTAL L Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,391.18 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFENDORF, EDWARD J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,391.16 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $33,391.12 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADEY, ASHLEY DZ Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $33,390.69 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, VICTOR S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,390.29 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, SAMIR G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,390.00 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBEC, CHRISTINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,389.85 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Camden Amount $33,389.84 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELEE, HEATHER B Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $33,388.64 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGER, TODD J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,388.22 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTRANGE, GINA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,388.19 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, TED J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $33,388.02 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DIANA Employer name Orange County Amount $33,387.89 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Town of Chili Amount $33,387.78 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KATHERINE D Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $33,387.74 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, JONATHAN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $33,387.54 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LAKESHIA R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,387.50 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $33,387.19 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $33,386.91 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, JOSHUA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,386.74 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBER, LINDSAY B Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $33,385.78 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBALACE, TONY Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,385.44 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,385.32 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, JASON P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $33,385.22 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, BARBARA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $33,385.13 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'PINZON, ZOILA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,384.93 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, KEVIN T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,384.53 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIDER, KERRI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $33,384.25 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, SAMUEL Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $33,384.11 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCED, ANGELIQUE J Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $33,383.57 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, VICKIE L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,383.12 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MICHELLE L Employer name Village of Oakfield Amount $33,382.83 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHM, KAREN L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $33,382.28 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, YINMEI Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,382.25 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, KATHLEEN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $33,382.20 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, MELISSA A Employer name Warren County Amount $33,382.11 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, NELSON R Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $33,381.98 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, HAYWARD M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,381.28 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALMSTROM, TIASHA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,381.27 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, DOUGLAS P Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $33,381.12 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CLAUDE W Employer name Village of Adams Amount $33,380.95 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDOUGH, PATRICIA E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,380.91 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KAITLYN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,380.80 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $33,380.55 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, LEZLIANNE Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $33,380.29 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSBY, TERRY R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $33,380.08 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIND, SHEILA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $33,380.08 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, CATHERINE L J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,380.05 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, DANIEL K Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $33,379.77 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, MABELLENE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,379.34 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, JUDY Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $33,378.07 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUISE, EDWARD A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,376.91 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, WANDA L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,376.37 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOROTHY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,375.15 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCZOK, LINDSEY S Employer name Erie County Amount $33,375.05 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSANI, ALI A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $33,375.04 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, RAUL Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $33,374.85 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSH, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,374.81 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDIVANT, TOMMY Employer name Albany County Amount $33,374.51 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Hornby Amount $33,374.48 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, FABIO Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $33,374.33 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, STACEY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,374.32 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, THELMA L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $33,373.94 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, HEATHER A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,373.64 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLEY, LACY H, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,373.44 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KULAS, EDWARD F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,373.20 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NANCY H Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $33,373.00 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIVIERE, AMANDA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,372.67 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMON, CAROLYN Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $33,372.28 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MARJORIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $33,372.24 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETT, KAMELA K Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $33,372.15 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, THOMAS L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,372.08 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, NICHOLAS E Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $33,371.97 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, RIKKI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,371.84 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRIN, DEBORAH R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $33,371.60 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DONALD W Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $33,371.60 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, OLIMPIA C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $33,371.28 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLJES, SHERYL S Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $33,371.24 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOWNEY, BRUCE E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $33,371.23 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, THOMAS J Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,370.83 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, LAUREN B Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $33,370.82 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCATO, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,370.30 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPATELLI, PETER P Employer name Town of Gates Amount $33,370.30 Date 06/25/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADOO, JOANNE V Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $33,370.15 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, WILLIAM R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $33,370.05 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCK, JAMIE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $33,369.92 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, LYNDA D Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $33,369.87 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, LOUIS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,369.37 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, ROBERTA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $33,369.03 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, DEBORAH L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,368.49 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNAKOWSKI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $33,368.35 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOE, KI N Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $33,367.98 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLO, MELISSA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,367.64 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System