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 CAFISI, VITA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $33,209.20 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BENJAMIN R Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $33,208.33 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIT, JEFFREY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,208.13 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, JULIA Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $33,207.94 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTS, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $33,207.63 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, CHUNMEI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,207.08 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, JARRED M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $33,206.73 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, BIBIANA N Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $33,206.57 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIZZI, TOM Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,206.48 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TOSHIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,206.15 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, SHANNON L Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,205.76 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LAUREL E Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,205.73 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, EDWIN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $33,205.67 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPOLITO, PETER J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $33,205.58 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GERALD E Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,205.04 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LUCINDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,204.87 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COURSEY, SUSAN A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,204.74 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKER, JASON S Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,204.34 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, JOANNE L Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $33,203.94 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,203.79 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVORSE, JOCELYN S Employer name Erie County Amount $33,203.53 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSTON, KRISTI M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $33,202.99 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDHAM, DANIELLE R Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $33,202.89 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMIG, FREDERICK D Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $33,202.54 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, SHERRI L Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,202.32 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, VICKIE A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $33,201.99 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, SHANNON N Employer name Broome County Amount $33,201.87 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMORENA, DENISE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $33,201.78 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANNE MARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,201.64 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURY, PATRICIA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,201.22 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, TYLER T Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $33,201.13 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALE, JAMES A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,201.00 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MIRANDA M Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $33,200.80 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBURZI, CORINNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,200.76 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGELS, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $33,200.59 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, ELIZABETH B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,200.19 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, CONNIE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $33,199.78 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, CAROLE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,199.69 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSMORE, CHERYL A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $33,199.44 Date 08/13/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, KATHLEEN A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $33,199.18 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, SHELLY A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $33,199.18 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JACLYN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $33,199.18 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, RENEE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $33,199.18 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOALL, DENISE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $33,199.18 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, SARA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,199.05 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, LISA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $33,199.03 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, BRENDA M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $33,198.96 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MAHONEY, REBECCA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $33,198.50 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEFFLER, MARIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,198.44 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $33,197.76 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDDEMI, LINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,197.75 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, JAMIE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,197.34 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JAMES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $33,196.26 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, BETH S Employer name Malone CSD Amount $33,196.24 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, WILLIAM V Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $33,196.18 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, WILLIAM L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,195.75 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,195.56 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DIANE C Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $33,195.06 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $33,195.02 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, MARY B Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,194.97 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARA, CASSANDRA S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,194.95 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, ANGELA M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $33,194.65 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, LINDA S Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $33,194.21 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNDON, SUSAN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $33,193.32 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVELLI, GERALYN R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $33,192.76 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, PETER M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $33,192.39 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, KIMBERLY J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $33,191.99 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, DYLAN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,191.57 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, DANIEL M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $33,191.31 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLEBEN, MARY C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $33,191.21 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARELLA, MARIA A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $33,191.05 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAN, WENDY R Employer name Town of Campbell Amount $33,190.87 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTECA, DOREEN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $33,190.85 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLDT, BERNARD H, JR Employer name Town of Wells Amount $33,190.75 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,190.51 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, CAROL J Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $33,190.02 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, JUANA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,190.00 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWTHORNE, SHARON Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $33,189.10 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, GINA M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $33,188.94 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLO, PATRICIA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $33,188.90 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BARBARA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $33,188.78 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICO, ALAN L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $33,188.32 Date 03/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMY L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,188.02 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBB, ALFRED V Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $33,187.79 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTON, LEVON E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,187.57 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORALEWICZ, MARY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,187.55 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JANICE M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $33,187.55 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVARAL, KAREN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,186.90 Date 09/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBAY, JAMES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,186.88 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, JOHN Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $33,186.79 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SUSAN M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $33,186.69 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADAV, MANSHA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $33,186.65 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POINDEXTER, TAKIRA D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $33,186.45 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHELLE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $33,186.41 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $33,185.89 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, NEIL E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,185.82 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGIO, ANNA Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,185.36 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CAYLA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,185.18 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, LAUREN E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $33,185.04 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAMES L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $33,184.92 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System