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 MC CULLOUGH, BENJAMIN F Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $33,313.89 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINUCAN, BRANDON S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,313.84 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $33,313.60 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMUDA, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,313.57 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, KEVIN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $33,313.24 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Utica Amount $33,312.74 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, JASON L Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $33,312.68 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENIO, MARIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,312.62 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECHE, REGGIE Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $33,312.43 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, LOUIS V Employer name Erie County Amount $33,312.41 Date 02/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, MARY A Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $33,312.23 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, NANCY E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $33,311.99 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATFORD, DOMINIQUE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $33,311.81 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, JACOB R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $33,311.37 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, FRANCES Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $33,311.23 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHELSEY A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $33,311.18 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TIFFANY A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,311.15 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, KRISTY L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $33,311.10 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFLER, BUFFY M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $33,310.75 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, OSCAR M Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $33,310.69 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, TODD S Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $33,310.54 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ADAM D, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $33,310.39 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, BEATRIZ A Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,310.37 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SUSAN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,310.07 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, DEREK T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $33,309.62 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, MARCELLA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,309.33 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, DENISE Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $33,309.19 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, DARREN S Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $33,309.15 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,308.74 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYOS, LILIANA S Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $33,308.66 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCIO, ROSA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $33,308.23 Date 05/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPE, STEVEN P Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $33,308.21 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEROALO, TAMMY J Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $33,308.00 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, NADINE E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $33,307.96 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, SAMANTHA M Employer name Broome County Amount $33,307.65 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, LAWRENCE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $33,307.39 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, M ANTONIA Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $33,307.04 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ERIN L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $33,306.97 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CRETTE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Huntington Housing Authority Amount $33,306.82 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKHELAWAN, KALAUTIE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,306.71 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DANIEL Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $33,306.65 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LATISHA V Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,305.78 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTHWICK, ROBERT W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,305.26 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SUSAN K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,305.23 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBE, KELLIE R Employer name Village of Springville Amount $33,305.00 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, WILLIE H Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $33,304.98 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKETT, DENISE A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,304.96 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONETTI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $33,304.02 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRESS, KIM M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,303.21 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, RITA M Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $33,303.20 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, TINA M Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $33,302.62 Date 11/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, HEATHER C Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $33,302.50 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, KATHRYN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $33,302.37 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hector Amount $33,302.19 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, MARY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,302.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, LAURI A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,302.00 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREARTON, DEBRA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,301.79 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGDOLLAR, VANESSA A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $33,301.77 Date 02/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Orange County Amount $33,301.66 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, DONALD R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $33,301.20 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, BRADLEY P Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $33,301.14 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANEY, LORI A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $33,301.09 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODISPOTI, GIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,301.07 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIN, DENISE A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $33,300.90 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DAVID A Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,300.66 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHTA, CAROLYN E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $33,300.45 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCIELNIAK, KATHY M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,300.22 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JULIE A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $33,300.16 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, ARLEEN N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,299.96 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKALEF, FERENIKI Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $33,299.93 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, LAURIE M Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $33,299.90 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DIHANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,299.60 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, LORI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,299.42 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, RASHI D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $33,299.40 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, VANESSA A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $33,299.02 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTINI, LISA E Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $33,298.95 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JOSEPH A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $33,298.78 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARVEY, NANCY J Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,298.54 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JULIE B Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $33,298.38 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBELL, BARBARA R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,298.35 Date 10/01/1961 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, SANDRA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,298.33 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, PATRICIA L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,298.20 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JENNIFER Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,298.13 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, PAULA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $33,298.10 Date 06/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JACLYN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,297.33 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, JASON A T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,297.24 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDFORD, JEFFREY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,296.82 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JAVIER A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $33,296.67 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, ASHLEY N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,296.53 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, MARY Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,296.50 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN MARIE, YDROSE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $33,296.29 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DEBORAH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,296.15 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, PATRICIA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,295.90 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, BRUCE A Employer name Warren County Amount $33,295.85 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALTA, GILBERT E Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $33,295.41 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMELIO, ROBERT R Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $33,295.16 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MARINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,294.81 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NICOLE B Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $33,294.80 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVERN, LYNN M Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $33,294.79 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, CHANDLER L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,294.70 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System