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 CRIER, DAVID W Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,797.57 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNGE, PATRICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,796.69 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNEGAY, AJA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,796.41 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU-SKROUPA, LINDA Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $32,796.33 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAU, JOYCE E Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,796.13 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGERS, ANTIONE V Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $32,795.83 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, PHILIP Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,795.79 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, LYNDA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,795.55 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHEL, JANET M Employer name Broome County Amount $32,795.46 Date 04/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILLIAM L Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,795.34 Date 11/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERGA, DEBORAH A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $32,795.21 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUCK, PATTY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,794.70 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKBAR, LAURIE A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $32,794.40 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, JANICE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $32,794.38 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUS, LINDA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $32,793.88 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENCE, EZRA C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $32,793.75 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARITZA Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $32,793.21 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BETH L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,792.61 Date 06/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSH, LAURIE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,792.47 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTINO, EVELINA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $32,791.96 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCH, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $32,791.50 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEVEN D Employer name Village of Medina Amount $32,790.77 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRY, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Danby Amount $32,790.38 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, KAREN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $32,790.24 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESHER, SUSAN L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $32,790.21 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENNAMANDRA, SURYAKANTA R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $32,790.07 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYREEK S Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $32,790.03 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, KIMBERLY J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $32,789.81 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,789.81 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, VALERIE Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,789.75 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ROBERT J, II Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $32,789.60 Date 11/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, AIMEE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $32,789.13 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, TODD P Employer name Northville CSD Amount $32,788.74 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHMER, STEPHEN M Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $32,788.60 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIFER, EVAN S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $32,787.93 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, CHELSEY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,787.79 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROGER G Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,787.52 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBRIDGE, PATRICIA G Employer name Newark CSD Amount $32,787.46 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SHELLY L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $32,787.41 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROTH, TERRI A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $32,787.34 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABARBERA, PATRICIA J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $32,787.27 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTOMS, VALERIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $32,787.08 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN P Employer name Broome County Amount $32,787.04 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSLEY, WENDY A Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $32,786.90 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTORREAL, ROSA S Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,786.34 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFERY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $32,785.68 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FONTANA, JOHN W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $32,785.56 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONT, TERESA J Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $32,785.50 Date 02/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, HAL W Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $32,784.95 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLBROCK, NANCY A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,784.46 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNICOLA, JOHN E Employer name Tioga County Amount $32,784.26 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, STEPHEN R Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $32,784.20 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, SUZANNE Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $32,784.20 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOMON, JILISSA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,784.20 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, ASHLEY E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,784.13 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINALY, RAJESH K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,783.93 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, KATHY M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $32,783.82 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRANEK, NORMA D Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $32,783.72 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, CASSONDRA J Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,783.53 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, WILLIAM Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $32,783.45 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, VICTOR P Employer name Orange County Amount $32,783.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CHARLES J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,783.20 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMAIN, JANICE M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $32,783.12 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BO, VINCENT J Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $32,782.84 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINN, ALEXANDRIA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,782.63 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, MARK D, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,781.96 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, REBECCA Employer name Broome County Amount $32,781.89 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISELE, JONATHAN A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $32,781.66 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZANO, AILEEN M Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $32,781.00 Date 08/03/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, JESSICA F Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,780.94 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, KIARA L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $32,780.57 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, REUBEN E Employer name Town of Preston Amount $32,780.22 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYLA, RHODA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $32,779.83 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, LUCIA M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $32,779.69 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINZING, BARBARA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,779.43 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEE, HELEN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,779.27 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, MICHAEL H, JR Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,779.19 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, SHAWN C, SR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $32,778.40 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, PATRICK G Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,778.21 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANGELA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,778.15 Date 11/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DANNIE Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,778.07 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, GRACE G Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $32,777.72 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, NESTOR F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,777.63 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, SCOTT M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $32,777.42 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENKRUG, JUDITH M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $32,777.05 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, TRISHA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,776.71 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, JOSE C Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $32,776.49 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDEE, HARRY T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $32,776.37 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITACCO, CONNIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,776.14 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGRA, JATINDER K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,776.06 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JESUS R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $32,776.04 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JAMES L Employer name Town of Springfield Amount $32,776.01 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, CYNTHIA L Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $32,775.84 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, MARGARET F Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $32,775.68 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CORINNE Employer name Erie County Amount $32,775.53 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, GLENDA B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,775.53 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, DEBORAH M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,775.51 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANGELA D J Employer name Erie County Amount $32,775.49 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSEY, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $32,775.48 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIC, ALMA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,775.29 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System