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 MC KUNE, SHARON J Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $32,605.23 Date 10/07/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURYLA, LINDSEY Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,604.86 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,604.54 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, ANTHONY W Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $32,604.51 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIESTI, DOMINICK, JR Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $32,604.34 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEIFFER, WAYNE T D Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $32,604.00 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLEA, FRANK J, JR Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $32,603.85 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHL, CODY L Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $32,603.84 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMMER, DONNA L Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $32,603.69 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULE, JENNIFER L Employer name Madison County Amount $32,603.68 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLAW, JESSICA R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $32,603.61 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, FAY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,603.49 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONGAR, MICHELLE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,603.35 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, SAMANTHA L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,602.70 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DJENABA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $32,602.60 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, ELSY F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,602.54 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, HANNAH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,602.45 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY D Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $32,602.40 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBINO, AUGUSTINE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,602.09 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JERRY L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $32,601.54 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,601.38 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIKAS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,601.14 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSON, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $32,600.99 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTON, DONNA J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $32,600.95 Date 03/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $32,600.88 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, RICHARD M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $32,600.54 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAIL D Employer name Washington County Amount $32,600.29 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DEBRA A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $32,600.22 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PATRICK J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,600.04 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAIACOVO, EMILIO L Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $32,600.00 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCULA, BRADLEY R Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $32,599.79 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KINTA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,599.74 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, RICHARD P Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $32,599.70 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICK, ALYCIA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,599.44 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YIRA C Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,599.20 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLAN, EDWARD J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $32,599.17 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTHAN, MARGARET S Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $32,598.85 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, KIM M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $32,598.49 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, RAFAEL Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $32,597.76 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON MONTAGUE, TANYA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,597.70 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADD, HAYDEN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $32,597.53 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KATHY Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $32,597.27 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Warren County Amount $32,597.26 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, CHRIS S Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $32,597.25 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIN, WILLIAM L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $32,597.10 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, RALPH V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,597.01 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TODD A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,596.79 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNISE, TERESA A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $32,596.32 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, KARLA F Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $32,596.06 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, GAIL P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $32,595.95 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $32,595.90 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, TOYSENTCHOY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,595.70 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEMIE, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,595.68 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPASONA, SANDRA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,595.40 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $32,595.14 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKES, MARY A E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $32,594.83 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKIE, LATOYA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $32,594.65 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN D Employer name Albany County Amount $32,594.59 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, COLETTE R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,594.15 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUIGUES, DIANA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,594.12 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, JUAN G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,594.04 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARNOT, DAVID Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $32,593.63 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, BARBARA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,593.45 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, GRACE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,593.30 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFAELE, MARY V Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,593.24 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXTON, SAMANTHA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,593.12 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHERBY, CYNTHIA R Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $32,592.80 Date 07/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALT, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $32,592.80 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, MEAGHAN A Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $32,592.76 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, GALEN M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $32,592.64 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARCIERT, LISA Y Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,591.99 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACORS, DONALD L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,591.68 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRAU, VIVIAN R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,591.63 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEAU, KRISTIN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,591.60 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, LISA M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $32,591.52 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARAMONTE, MARIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,591.49 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES, TORIBIO R Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $32,591.06 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAZIO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $32,590.40 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, MARIA E Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $32,590.40 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, NEIL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,590.00 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEMAKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $32,589.92 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, BARBARA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,589.84 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEEREN, PETER V Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,589.67 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ASHLEY G Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $32,589.06 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LUZIO, CAMILLO T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $32,589.05 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTEL, LISA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $32,587.95 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETERSDORF, SUSAN S Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $32,587.80 Date 06/26/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFOLK, SHAUN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,587.73 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $32,587.64 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCORSO, THOMAS P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $32,586.98 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of East Bloomfield Amount $32,586.68 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBANO, PAULA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $32,586.64 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYRA, DEBORAH A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $32,586.64 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARZ, BRADLEY S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $32,586.18 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $32,586.16 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUSTIN, MIYERLAD Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,586.01 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIDO, NANCIS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,585.80 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANN, FREDERICK J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $32,585.52 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDEE, DAVID W Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,585.03 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GEORGE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $32,584.79 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System