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 SNYDER, MONIQUE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,367.23 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEK, CASSANDRA S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,366.53 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFLETT, KEITH F Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,366.32 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, DENA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,366.24 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $33,366.17 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MATTHEW F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $33,366.10 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $33,366.07 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MICHAEL I Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $33,365.89 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAW, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $33,365.89 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, DAWN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,365.81 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY-BRONSON, HOLLY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,365.75 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAIACOVO, KAREN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,365.71 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, SUSAN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $33,365.67 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES J Employer name Village of Round Lake Amount $33,365.64 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVAROLI, RICHARD F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $33,365.57 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMPFLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $33,365.56 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, LILA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,365.43 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, ALAN, JR Employer name Town of Cuyler Amount $33,364.94 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, LORI K Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,364.92 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMEISTER, MICHELLE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,364.85 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DANIEL M Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,364.53 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MIGUELINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,363.66 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATOCHWILL, LARA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,363.54 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTON, SYBIL K Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,363.36 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, BRENDA L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $33,363.34 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMER, LORI V Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $33,363.01 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CORY R Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $33,362.91 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIACHER, LOUISE C Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $33,362.84 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, BARBARA A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $33,362.80 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GREER C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,362.66 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, SHARON L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $33,362.27 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $33,362.17 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA F Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $33,361.52 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAVICH, DEBRA L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $33,360.89 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, KATHRYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,360.83 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSAW, PEGGY L Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $33,360.78 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, JEANNINE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $33,360.73 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, IAN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,360.52 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LAURA R Employer name Broome County Amount $33,360.09 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERSON, STEVEN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,359.49 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERIARD, BERNICE M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $33,359.36 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $33,359.20 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, REBECCA A Employer name City of Olean Amount $33,358.99 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, RICK J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $33,358.98 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ASHLEY N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,358.87 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMANICO-NERI, SUZANNE Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $33,358.75 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, SHARON N Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,358.40 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURITA, DEREK G Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $33,358.28 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DANIELLE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,358.23 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, MATTHEW C Employer name Albany County Amount $33,358.02 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, LYNN Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $33,357.90 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERES, DANIEL N Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $33,357.75 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, LORI L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $33,357.53 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GREGORY L Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $33,357.49 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, DONNA M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $33,357.30 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINBOLD, BETH ANN Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $33,357.30 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, KURT J Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $33,355.91 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $33,355.89 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, LYDIA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,355.86 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MARIE A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $33,355.77 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGRO, KATHLEEN Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $33,355.77 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, VALERIE Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $33,355.65 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANDREW D Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,355.50 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, EDWARD M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $33,355.27 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, MICHELE F Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,355.16 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, JESSE A Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $33,355.00 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNYP, KRZYSZTOF Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,354.88 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIMBREL, KENDRA V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $33,354.87 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODING, REBECCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,354.76 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGO, DANIEL Employer name Albany County Amount $33,354.35 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUELE, GIANNA R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,353.93 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, EDWARD G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,353.15 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, DENISE A Employer name Orange County Amount $33,352.90 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BRIAN C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,352.88 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, PATRICK J Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,352.58 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JANE Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $33,352.49 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHISH, JAYALAKSHMI Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $33,352.49 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUEL, KAREN P Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $33,352.36 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOPIAN, HARRY K Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,352.20 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROY, MARSHLEY F Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $33,351.78 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RONALD K Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $33,351.76 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRESTI, MATTHEW J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,351.70 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DIANE L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $33,351.67 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DEBORAH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $33,351.56 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES-MILLER, AMANDA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,351.54 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAZS, ZACHARY S Employer name Town of Germantown Amount $33,351.38 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JACK Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $33,351.25 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, JAMES S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,351.13 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNUR, JOAN L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,351.04 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LORI A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $33,350.59 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNAHAN, CHRISTINA A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $33,350.34 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, LLOYD A Employer name Town of Hornby Amount $33,350.34 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, TODD M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $33,350.33 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICKFELD, WAYNE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,350.11 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIBERGER, MADLYN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $33,349.87 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLITZ, JUDITH E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,349.86 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JAMES D Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $33,349.80 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIS, BARBARA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,349.10 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, AMIE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $33,348.94 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $33,348.83 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System