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 SALOMON, GERARD Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,476.91 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, BETTY T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $32,476.62 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, KATHERINE E Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $32,476.48 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, SHEILA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $32,476.14 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHA, STEPHANIE MARIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,475.70 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, SHAWNA B Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $32,475.69 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, VINCENT D Employer name Erie County Amount $32,475.56 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SHEMIKA S Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,475.23 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBROTHER, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $32,474.28 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TRACY L Employer name City of Oneida Amount $32,474.11 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, RACHEL M Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,473.99 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, KARI A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $32,473.73 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIVER, BETSY T Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,473.50 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, LINSEY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,473.09 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, CHERYL A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $32,473.05 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, JASON M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $32,472.90 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO-VEGA, CHRISTIAN Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $32,472.89 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VERNIERO, SUSAN M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $32,472.80 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALYGA, JUDITH A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $32,472.80 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGINTY, ELIZABETH Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $32,471.90 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEND, BONITA L Employer name Woodward Memorial Library Amount $32,471.68 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, SHERRY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $32,471.28 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDIAN, ASHLEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,471.27 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBOUT, JULICIA J Employer name Montgomery Co Soil & Water Con Amount $32,471.20 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINBOLD, DEAN J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $32,470.78 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Warren County Amount $32,470.15 Date 09/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $32,470.07 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNEY, KEVIN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,470.06 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAPAI, LIBORIA JEAN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $32,469.90 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, JESSICA L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $32,469.56 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $32,469.53 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, CATHLEEN A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,469.32 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, FREDDIE H, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $32,469.24 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, PAULA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,469.22 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JANIS CYNTHIA S Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $32,468.99 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, NICOLE Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,468.36 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSI, DEBORAH J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,468.20 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DONNA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,467.75 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JEREMY M Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,467.38 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SUZANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $32,467.35 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, DAWN C Employer name Erie County Amount $32,467.00 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GERALD Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,466.94 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIO, DIANA M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $32,466.78 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC VEAN, DOROTHY J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,466.68 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIECZKOWSKI, PAIGE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,466.62 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, JOSHUA D Employer name Village of Norwood Amount $32,466.47 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERTON, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $32,466.30 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, MARIEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $32,466.00 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $32,465.52 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, UNA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,465.42 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADLEC, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,465.24 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, DEBORAH A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $32,465.21 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, DAVID J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $32,465.11 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRITTEN, MARK A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $32,464.98 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, LINDA K Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $32,464.87 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCI, MILDRED Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $32,464.87 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KENNETH R Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,464.45 Date 09/12/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATER, DANIEL S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $32,464.32 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVEL, FRANK E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,464.04 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACUNA, VIRGINIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,464.02 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CARY L Employer name Town of Brandon Amount $32,464.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUROFF, CRAIG A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,463.83 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, MARK W Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $32,463.50 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIOR, KATIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,463.37 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, GERALD Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.29 Date 01/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, DEBORAH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.23 Date 12/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUONG, KARREN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.22 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN FILLIPO, MARIA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.21 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MARCIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.20 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, LINDA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,463.20 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, RENEE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.17 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARCIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.15 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMZIC, NUSRET Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.08 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNZBURG, JOANNE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,463.06 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JAMES W Employer name York CSD Amount $32,462.86 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEWSTER, ELIZABETH E Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $32,462.83 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROYLES, JASON F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $32,462.68 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVERS, TAMI M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,462.30 Date 02/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, HARRIET D Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, TONEY L Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MICHAEL M Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, JOSEPH N Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBSON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOW-HOGAN, NANCY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ANEY Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSKIN, PHILIP Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDER, ARON B Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,462.04 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERFLING, ROBERT C Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $32,461.05 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARFIELD, JAMES E Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $32,460.47 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, YVONNE K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,460.43 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, NANCY S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,460.40 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAMIL, SUSAN V Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,460.20 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNTERBORN, KARIN E.H. Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,460.11 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, JEANETTE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,460.03 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIOS, NIGISTI Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,459.74 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, DEBORAH A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,459.40 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASOUF, SANDRA L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,459.40 Date 01/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLL, ERIC D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,459.35 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZO, KENNETH R Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,459.34 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System