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 STALTER, DIANE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $32,837.32 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDFORD, CAROL S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,837.09 Date 02/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDORF, ARLINDA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $32,837.00 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, ROSS K Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $32,836.99 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, KELLY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,836.98 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILINSKY, ELENA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,836.27 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAPO, CARRIE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,835.68 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, JULIE B Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $32,835.33 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DEBRA M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $32,835.31 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, SCERLENE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $32,835.30 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, BILLY D Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,835.12 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHI, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $32,834.96 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BRIAN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,834.07 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUZZO, CARLO A Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,834.07 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DEBORAH J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,833.56 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, HAROLD W, JR Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,833.34 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPOLITO, AMY R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,833.24 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DANIEL Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $32,833.00 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUKA, WILLIAM F Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $32,832.92 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, ALEXANDER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,832.87 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADA, SUE E Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $32,832.87 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLIER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $32,832.65 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, KEVIN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,832.50 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SARAH S Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $32,832.00 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $32,831.86 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABARGE, LINDA M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $32,831.34 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES, ANGEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,830.92 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, BARRINGTON A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,830.91 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, VICTORIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,830.38 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $32,830.02 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, BARBARA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $32,829.91 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGLE, NICHOLAS P Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $32,829.89 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,829.82 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RENE G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,829.72 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $32,829.67 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHNEYDER, ELINA M Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $32,829.54 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, CHASITY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,829.49 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHANDOURIS, DOLORES K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,829.27 Date 03/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, KAREN A Employer name Village of Holley Amount $32,828.22 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICKEY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $32,827.88 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMER, SUSAN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $32,827.76 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, KATHLEEN C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,827.66 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMAR, CAROL L Employer name Greene County Amount $32,827.58 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, AMANDA L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $32,826.87 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KEVIN G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,826.83 Date 06/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CARLA G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,826.36 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEL, FLORENCE E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $32,826.30 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, CHERYL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,826.30 Date 08/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIVNER, RICHARD W Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $32,825.47 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODALL, KRISTY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,825.30 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBROKE, CHARITY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $32,825.20 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, BETH L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $32,825.20 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL HARIRI, MUNIR H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $32,825.01 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, LAURA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $32,824.85 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNATTASIO, THOMAS M Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,824.73 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARELLI, PATRIZIA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $32,824.65 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MELISSA Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,824.61 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $32,824.51 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DEREK T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,824.48 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, RUSSELL J Employer name Town of Sangerfield Amount $32,824.25 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEREMEICHIK, SUSAN Employer name Albany County Amount $32,823.58 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLA, MARY JO Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $32,823.48 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, THOMAS B Employer name Town of Parma Amount $32,823.21 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, SHARI L Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,823.15 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, DIANE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,823.14 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, RICARDO R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $32,823.01 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JOHN F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,822.72 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSIN, RONNIE E Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $32,821.56 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, CRISTIAN T Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $32,821.28 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JOVAN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $32,820.56 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNOTT, COLIN JUNIOR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,820.38 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAMID, FARHAT J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,819.50 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNEY, TARILYNN Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,819.19 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALFE, LORI T Employer name Greene County Amount $32,819.03 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENO, MARY T Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $32,818.97 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPSELL, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,818.62 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHERTON, JOHN H Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $32,818.40 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Coventry Amount $32,818.34 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NICOLE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $32,818.32 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, ANNETTE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $32,818.26 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-LOPEZ, YAMILED Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $32,818.21 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, TIMOTHY D Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $32,817.98 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, MARCOUS A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $32,817.93 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEED, JOSEPH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $32,817.91 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, LORRAINE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,817.36 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LINDA S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $32,817.36 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MARY A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $32,817.36 Date 12/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERIWETHER, MELISSA S Employer name Homer CSD Amount $32,817.28 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,816.96 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLYN, SHERRYL L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,816.82 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, CHERYL A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $32,816.77 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILONUK, JO-ANNE B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $32,816.51 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SARAH L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $32,816.46 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, RYAN L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $32,816.29 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNAUIN, EDUARD A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $32,816.07 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, AMANDA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,815.90 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, KELLY P Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $32,815.79 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATZ, RICHARD W Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $32,815.58 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, HENRY N D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,814.96 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, RONALD A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $32,814.77 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System