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 SCHINDLER, ELISSA R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $32,879.46 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIEDEL, KATHRYN L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $32,879.28 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLINGWORTH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $32,878.29 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCINTO, DEBRA M Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $32,878.19 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, THOMAS F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,878.14 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYWOWIAZA, STANLEY J Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $32,878.00 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIETTY, SUSAN M Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,877.93 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, WANDA S Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,877.88 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALISTER, BARBARA Employer name Erie County Amount $32,877.66 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, PETER C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,877.12 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, JAMES E, JR Employer name City of Watertown Amount $32,876.91 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHARLES R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $32,876.83 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, PATRICIA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $32,875.53 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, DIANE M Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $32,875.28 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, JUANA Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,875.20 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIERSTON A Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,875.19 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUGA, SUSAN ANN Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $32,875.04 Date 10/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, KAREN Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $32,875.00 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ROSEMARIE Employer name Rensselaer Housing Authority Amount $32,875.00 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHARDT, CORTNEY A Employer name Town of West Monroe Amount $32,875.00 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, WAYNE O Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $32,874.67 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, DAWN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $32,874.63 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGERFORD, DAWN R Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $32,874.62 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCH, KRISTA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,874.46 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENIAZEK, CAROLE J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $32,874.09 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGIN, CRAIG J Employer name Orange County Amount $32,873.92 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APUZZO, ROBERTA L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $32,873.62 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, SUSAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $32,873.43 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ZACHARY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,873.07 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURANTE, DAVID A Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $32,872.94 Date 03/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $32,872.94 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, KYOKO Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,872.93 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINAN, SARA Z Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $32,872.52 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLINO, SALVATORE W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $32,872.40 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERMAN, VIRGINIA I Employer name Education Department Amount $32,872.38 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MINDY Employer name Wayne County Amount $32,871.92 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, DON E Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $32,871.29 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIO, ANN MARIE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $32,871.26 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KAREN A Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $32,870.91 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDO, KELLY R Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $32,870.59 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, STEPHANIE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,870.00 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOCH, LA-SHON C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,869.74 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFO, PATRICIA A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $32,869.58 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETAN, WILDA D Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $32,869.54 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, ASHLEY Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,869.52 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LINDA A Employer name Putnam County Amount $32,869.35 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEGESHYAN, MIKE Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,869.20 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, RAKSHA Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,868.90 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNEY-WALLACE, DORIAN A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $32,868.89 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, JOANNE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $32,868.65 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BELLA, ELIZABETH J Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $32,868.63 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, JESSICA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,868.43 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $32,868.41 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBALLOS, HERBERT B Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,868.22 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, TOBIAS J L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,867.58 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSANG, GEORGE P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $32,867.48 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, LINDA S Employer name Orange County Amount $32,867.21 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHAQUANNA N Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $32,866.95 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, CRYSTAL C Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $32,866.89 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIER, JOCELYN M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $32,866.86 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, KARA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,866.78 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ANTONIO, MICHELLE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $32,866.60 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZAK, GRETCHEN ASHLEY Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $32,866.31 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, TRISHA Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $32,866.16 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, JOSEPH N Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $32,865.75 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DORI A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,865.72 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EARL W Employer name Allegany County Amount $32,865.68 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DIANNE G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $32,865.61 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, GILBERT A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $32,865.53 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUGHTENGER, GAIL A Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,865.28 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LILLO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $32,865.06 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, CRAIG F Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $32,865.06 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAN, BRITTANY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,864.86 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKORA, RYSZARD J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,864.83 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LUCAS J Employer name Village of Dexter Amount $32,864.80 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCINELL, TINA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,864.43 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKETT, DAWN E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,864.25 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORK, JAMES J, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,864.16 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, RENEE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,863.98 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, DAWN B Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $32,863.61 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EVELYN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $32,863.42 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, MARIA Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $32,863.41 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNOWSKI, REBECCA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,862.75 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLE, BRIDGET A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,862.43 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGENMAYER, JONATHAN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,862.00 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLE, STEVEN C Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $32,861.32 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTELOPOULOS, LEA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $32,861.12 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, KRISTIN A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $32,860.80 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, MIKAELA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,860.32 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDISH, SHANA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,860.00 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLONSKY, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $32,859.93 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, MARK Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,859.39 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPEREK, SHEILA Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $32,859.23 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $32,859.15 Date 01/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTALATIN, ZAIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,859.03 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEMANN, NICOLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $32,858.78 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, NICOLE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $32,858.67 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JASON W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $32,858.29 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRAD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,858.23 Date 10/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOMAN, MARILYN R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $32,858.03 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System