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 HOUSTON, JULIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,898.56 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, JAMES F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $32,898.48 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LISA A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $32,898.33 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, VIRGINIA R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,898.29 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELMAN, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $32,898.14 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SUSAN G Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $32,897.98 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $32,897.93 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUHIB, HANANE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $32,897.65 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAN, GARY J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,897.60 Date 09/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, MAUREENA Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $32,897.53 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPEBINUADE, ADENIRAN L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,897.26 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, THOMAS J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,897.24 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBO, EDWARD E, II Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,896.80 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTINDARI, CHRISTINA R Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $32,896.79 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTSLEF, MARJORIE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $32,896.66 Date 09/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGMESTER, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $32,896.61 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, VITA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $32,896.61 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENSEL, LINDA D Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,896.34 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOSKI, MARC E Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,895.70 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASLAND, THERESA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $32,895.29 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DANNY J Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $32,894.95 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGAVERO, THERESA A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $32,894.16 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JEANNINE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $32,894.10 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRILLO, MELISSA M Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $32,894.06 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDELLS, SHIRLEY Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $32,894.05 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JODIE L Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $32,893.80 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, HEATHER M Employer name Broome County Amount $32,892.75 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENERELLI-JUNE, DIANE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,892.64 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LINDA K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $32,892.61 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSWICK, BERNARD J, JR Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $32,892.09 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, IVONNE MARTA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $32,891.58 Date 01/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAMONTE, LISA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $32,891.50 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, PETER D Employer name Malone CSD Amount $32,891.47 Date 08/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNET, DANIEL L Employer name Orange County Amount $32,891.32 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, AMANDA B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,891.27 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, JOSEPH C Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $32,891.18 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOHN F Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,891.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ERIC A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $32,890.90 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSSER, CLINTON R Employer name Warren County Amount $32,890.81 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KAREN K Employer name Victor CSD Amount $32,890.78 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKENBURY, COLLEEN M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $32,890.73 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JODDIE Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,890.73 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWER, JULIE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $32,890.47 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, MICHELLE B Employer name Broome County Amount $32,890.36 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, KUAN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $32,890.27 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,890.18 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGESON, LISA A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $32,889.55 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEYD, JASON L Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $32,889.49 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, TERRY B Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $32,889.48 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, SABRINA A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $32,889.37 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATI, SHARLYNNE L Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $32,889.11 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, MARK D Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $32,889.08 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, DOREEN A Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $32,888.10 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICASTRO, DONNA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $32,888.00 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, TINA MARIE Employer name Town of Union Amount $32,887.87 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUPMAN, KERRY A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $32,887.24 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SCOTT B Employer name Montgomery Co Soil & Water Con Amount $32,887.20 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, ROSEMARIE Employer name Chenango County Amount $32,887.10 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JANE K Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $32,887.09 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SUZANNE D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $32,886.95 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONA, MERRILL R Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $32,886.92 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ERIC Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $32,886.80 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLEGLY, JASON M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,886.54 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $32,886.52 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIC, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $32,886.25 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, KAMILAH B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,886.22 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHN, SUANNE M Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $32,886.00 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAZILE, ELZA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,886.00 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATI, ALAINE G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $32,885.85 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURCY-WARD, LORRAINE M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $32,885.78 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, DAWN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $32,885.18 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, SHIRLEY M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $32,885.01 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTH, MICHAEL J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $32,884.98 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRITNEY M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,884.97 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $32,884.89 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKES, MARY A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $32,884.72 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, JUSTIN W Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $32,884.65 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINO, JOANNE J Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $32,884.65 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOHN J Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $32,884.63 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCABES, ELLEN C Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $32,884.49 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIACCHIARO, DIANA M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $32,884.40 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCK, HAROLD R Employer name Erie County Amount $32,884.07 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ANN MARIE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $32,883.52 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, JAMES K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $32,882.98 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACKI, EUGENE Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $32,882.62 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JACQUELINE A Employer name Broome County Amount $32,882.52 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULOWIECKI, SHIRLEY H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $32,882.47 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, MARY ELLEN Employer name Greene County Amount $32,881.85 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, ZACHARY J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,881.62 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MEGAN L Employer name Broome County Amount $32,881.34 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, LISA Employer name Tsk Frc Reapportionment: Asby Amount $32,880.60 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, VALERIE J Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $32,880.48 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY-VAZQUEZ, MOLLY T Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $32,880.43 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, LINZY S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $32,880.40 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LOUISE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,880.38 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKEUTIS, SHARON M Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $32,880.22 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, KIMBERLY A Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $32,880.22 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTOWICZ, BARBARA H Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $32,880.22 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOCCA, ANN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $32,879.70 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIMBY, KELLY J Employer name Town of Montezuma Amount $32,879.58 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System