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 CRARY, DYLAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,984.78 Date 08/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, BARBARA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,984.78 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,984.67 Date 06/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, NANCY Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $32,984.54 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, NELIA M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $32,984.24 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITZ, BRIDGET R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,984.15 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARITEAU, CRYSTAL L Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $32,983.96 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, GARY T, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,983.81 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKY, DUSTIN W Employer name Village of Massena Amount $32,983.67 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKEN, JOEL P Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $32,983.62 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAKLEY, JOYCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,983.52 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILERT, SUSAN C Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $32,983.33 Date 10/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGYAR, ANDREW S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,983.20 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KELLY L Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $32,983.11 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DAISY Y Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,983.09 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MARIA E Employer name Village of Andover Amount $32,982.81 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, NATALIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,982.68 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MARK W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $32,982.22 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVENDER, BENJAMIN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,982.01 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, JAMES R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,981.67 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTELLER, JACQUELINE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,980.99 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, ANTONIO M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,980.61 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISINGER, KRISTEN R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,979.84 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, JONAH C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $32,979.77 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ANNMARIE J V Employer name Albany County Amount $32,979.33 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SARA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,979.23 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBLEY, MARK J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $32,978.86 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISER, LINDA C Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $32,978.53 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANTON, DONNA Employer name Albany County Amount $32,978.49 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTMAN, WENDY S Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,977.74 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLO, JOSHUA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,977.73 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $32,977.65 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOAN D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,977.18 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ELLEN T Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $32,977.07 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SYDNEY R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $32,977.05 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANOUFF, JAMES R Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $32,977.04 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPRIMA, FRANCA L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $32,976.80 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN V Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $32,976.64 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DONALD B Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $32,976.64 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,976.40 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, ASHLEY C Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $32,976.09 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMER, MARYANN Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,976.07 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURSE, LAURENE A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $32,975.17 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMS, BRYANT D Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $32,974.90 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LA MARK Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $32,974.26 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JAMES Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $32,974.10 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, PAMELA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,974.00 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIER, SUSAN L Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,973.92 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, RYAN J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $32,973.58 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, MAURICE J Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $32,973.52 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, GREGG P Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $32,973.38 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, MARCIA S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $32,973.22 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALASKA, LINDA J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $32,973.06 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, DEAN T Employer name Warren County Amount $32,972.74 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, JOANNE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $32,972.65 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ALEXIS D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,972.56 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULISHAK, ERNEST V Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $32,972.52 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWINE, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Willsboro Amount $32,972.30 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ROSEMARY G Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,971.94 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, MICHELLE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,971.66 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTHER, LORELEI E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,971.03 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKEWITZ, CARMEN L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $32,970.94 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, YVONNE A Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $32,970.28 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, RECHONA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,970.01 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLMAN, MARK R Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $32,969.72 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELLS, PHILIP E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $32,969.20 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOR, LISA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,969.13 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, JARID R Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $32,968.72 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, KAI R Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $32,968.52 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KEVIN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,968.45 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $32,968.43 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTER, DOREEN J Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $32,968.42 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILKY, ERINROSE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,968.18 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, JAMES J Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $32,968.12 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEND, FAITH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,968.04 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESCHKE, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,967.94 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, FAUSTO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $32,967.51 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, SANDRA R Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $32,967.36 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBODZIAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,967.31 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, HEIDI L Employer name Tioga County Amount $32,967.20 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,967.02 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, SHAWN M Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $32,966.85 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIS, MARIE E Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $32,966.76 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILLANTES, PATRICK Employer name Department of State Amount $32,966.63 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBIN, THOMAS P Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $32,966.44 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDEL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $32,966.00 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, RICK A Employer name Essex County Amount $32,965.94 Date 06/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRANDON M Employer name Broome County Amount $32,965.12 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINE, LILLIAN R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,964.54 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJER, STEPHEN J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $32,964.37 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, LUIS E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $32,964.29 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ FERNANDEZ, WENDY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,962.97 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, GUADALUPE Employer name Hewlett Bay Fire District Amount $32,962.40 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, DEBRA K Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $32,962.32 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTORE, AMANDA L, MS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $32,962.07 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASICK, TYLER J Employer name Albany County Amount $32,961.88 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, ASHLEY K Employer name Erie County Amount $32,961.84 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDGES-JOHNSON, SHANNEL M Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $32,961.82 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Petersburgh Amount $32,961.69 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINS, LORIN A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $32,961.68 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System