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 JACKSON, KIM F Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $33,184.60 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRGIC, EMIR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $33,184.40 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, CONNIE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $33,184.25 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFFENBACHER, JAMES W Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $33,184.11 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHER, BRYAN L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,183.75 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, LUZ M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,183.74 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KRISTINA E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,183.64 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JESSICA J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,183.62 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, JONI A Employer name York CSD Amount $33,183.45 Date 08/20/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, GIOVANNI A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,183.08 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CONCHITA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $33,182.85 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $33,182.43 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTZEL, JONATHAN R Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $33,181.95 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLY, JERRI S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,181.78 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, SARAH R Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,181.74 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENING, BARBARA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $33,181.46 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JENNA R, MS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,181.38 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, PATRICK E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $33,180.96 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIRING, BRENT M Employer name Allegany County Amount $33,180.76 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, BRIAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,180.74 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOKOM, LISA G Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $33,180.45 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, MICHELE L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $33,180.16 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGGI, STEVEN E Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $33,180.01 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,179.86 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, SHAYLANA B Employer name Erie County Amount $33,179.65 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, SAMUEL, JR Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $33,179.21 Date 12/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTZ, TODD A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $33,179.10 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERZOLLI, DEBRA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,178.79 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, TARA T Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $33,178.12 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, MICHAEL E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $33,178.08 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, RACHEL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $33,177.74 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JAYSON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,177.50 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZAMICI, NANCY J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $33,177.43 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CHAD T Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $33,177.29 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, MOSHE E Employer name Se NY Library Resource Council Amount $33,177.20 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, MARIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,176.83 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELSLEY, MARGARET A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $33,176.65 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDE, KELLY S Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $33,176.00 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, MARY JO Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $33,175.96 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, MARIA A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $33,175.94 Date 06/18/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, KATHLEEN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,175.75 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGIER, PAMELA M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $33,175.55 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSWELL, JENNIFER S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $33,175.52 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND DE MALLMA, MARIA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $33,175.45 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANTON, HELEN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $33,175.06 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, MARY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $33,174.33 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, TROY P Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $33,174.10 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, JACQUELINE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,174.05 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BETTY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,174.05 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUN, SVETLANA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $33,174.05 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, LOUIS T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $33,174.05 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, LORRAINE F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $33,174.05 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THARAYIL, MOHAMED R Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $33,174.05 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JEANETTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,173.96 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CAROL S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,173.77 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, NINA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $33,173.68 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, BRENDA J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $33,173.00 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, BARBARA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,172.56 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LYNN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $33,172.53 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, FRIEDA A Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $33,172.20 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $33,171.76 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZONEK, JONATHAN F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,171.76 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Schroeppel Amount $33,171.06 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWOEBLE, AMY L Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $33,171.00 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, IRENE M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $33,170.90 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, KIMBERLY F Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $33,170.79 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $33,170.21 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, TREVOR M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,170.19 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUCHICK, KATIE E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,170.02 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MICHAEL T Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $33,169.86 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, PATRICIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,169.79 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEBINIAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Broome County Amount $33,169.27 Date 11/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, ROSEMARY F, MS Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $33,169.17 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $33,168.90 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, PAULA L Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $33,168.56 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUCHOWSKI, JACOB J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $33,168.40 Date 07/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERDULA, ROBERT A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $33,168.40 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, SHAREEF Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,168.35 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURUTKA, JAN M Employer name Hyde Park Libr Dist Amount $33,168.24 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGO, CARLA J Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $33,168.11 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SALEEMAH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,167.99 Date 02/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JAMES D Employer name Ogdensburg Housing Authority Amount $33,167.77 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, WILLIAM G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,167.70 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDO, MATILDA A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $33,167.46 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, ALLEN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,167.15 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUS, ERIN E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $33,167.10 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, CHARLES P Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,167.05 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, ELIZABETH J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,166.86 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JODINE A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $33,166.82 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, KELLIE J, MS Employer name Washington County Amount $33,166.65 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLEY, SHEILA A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $33,166.59 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, PATRICIA A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $33,166.50 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, KATHRYN A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $33,166.40 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, RODNEY E Employer name Erie County Amount $33,166.34 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIKELS, RHODA E Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,166.19 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTERA, DONNA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,166.05 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, CATHERINE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,166.02 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETT, KATHLEEN J Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $33,165.99 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SHEILA M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $33,165.78 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, HIRAM W Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $33,165.76 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System