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 KOVAC, WENDY M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,529.90 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, SUSAN L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,529.90 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTZ, HOLLY Y Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,529.90 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTSOURADES, MICHAEL C Employer name Albany County Amount $32,529.80 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, MARGARET M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $32,529.80 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLESSANDRO, KAREN S Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $32,529.72 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMS, MAZIE H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,529.71 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEN, DIANE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $32,529.70 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOCELYN J Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,529.64 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOUNTY, RODNEY J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $32,529.60 Date 06/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYER, DEENA M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $32,529.52 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, L'LRAE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,529.43 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN T Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $32,529.35 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $32,529.22 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIER, SUSAN M Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,529.08 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, WENDY L Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $32,528.56 Date 08/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, TABITHA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,528.55 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA-ADON, ELIZABETH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,528.54 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, JAMES P, JR Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,528.12 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEICHOLD, DEBRA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $32,527.67 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $32,527.58 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, LESLIE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,527.31 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECHER, SUSAN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $32,526.95 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINHAM, RONALD H Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $32,526.83 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSHUA D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,526.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,526.56 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, NICOLETTE F Employer name Corning Community College Amount $32,526.32 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLINGTON, EMILY M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $32,525.73 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JULIET M Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,525.63 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOMBO, CARRIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,525.46 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JULIE B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,525.44 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARUCK, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $32,525.38 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMIEC, BARBARA E Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $32,525.11 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGINO, MARILYN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,525.10 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PHILIP D Employer name Education Department Amount $32,524.98 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JULIE M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $32,524.74 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, DANEL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,524.70 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARNI E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,524.70 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, JENNIFER M Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $32,524.68 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABONIS, KAREN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,524.50 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATZIANGELOU, MARIA A Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $32,524.04 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWEJSZA, ROBERT M, JR Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,523.77 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOPING, TINA M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $32,523.31 Date 05/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSITSO, LOUIS S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,523.12 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACKNELL, GERALD J, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.96 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, JOSHUA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.95 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERALE, ASSUNTA Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.95 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KENDRICK, SARAH E Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.95 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, DANIEL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.95 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MICHAEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.95 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR, NICOLE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.94 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYSTEK, SHARON C Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.94 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, THOMAS A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.94 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPERA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.93 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTZ, BEVERLY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.93 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JENNIFER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.93 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMANDS, HEIDI N Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.92 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRR, BRIAN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.92 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALORUSSO, CHARLES R Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.91 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSO, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $32,522.87 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, KENNETH C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $32,522.86 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTA, ALLISON B Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,522.66 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $32,522.62 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,522.60 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LORETTA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,522.41 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, LINDA M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $32,522.25 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAPNIEWSKI, HEATHER J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,522.18 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, REBECCA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,522.02 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, JOHN R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $32,522.00 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SIERRA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $32,521.75 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARONI, ALLYSON M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $32,521.56 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTA, BISWAJIT Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $32,521.16 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $32,520.96 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, AMY E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,520.77 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWELL, MELISSA B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,520.45 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCCHI, ELIZABETH A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $32,520.32 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSNELL, DANIEL A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $32,520.16 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, LINDSAY M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $32,520.12 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALADA, DANIEL P Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $32,520.05 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LONNIE I Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $32,520.00 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, GLORIA N Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $32,519.76 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOANNE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,519.30 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWETT, SANDRA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,518.57 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, TUNISIA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,518.55 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIACKS, SABRINA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,518.48 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEE, LINDA P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $32,518.39 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOE, ERIN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,518.30 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRITZ, MARK Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,518.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORROW, PATRICK S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,517.90 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZIC, KEITH R Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,517.77 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, GEORGE E Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $32,517.71 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVRINOVICH, VIKTOR E Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $32,517.70 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOAN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,517.66 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, ANN MARIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $32,517.42 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KATHLEEN Employer name Granville CSD Amount $32,517.39 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, ELIZABETH L Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,517.35 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, JORDAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,517.28 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, LEON S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,517.18 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JAMES C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $32,517.14 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAICK, KYLE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,517.02 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System