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 KHABURSKY, LILIYA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $32,422.15 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,422.02 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $32,421.84 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JUDY ANN T Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $32,421.45 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAFIORE, GARY L Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $32,421.13 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,421.12 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MELISSA K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,420.81 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANMER, LEE F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $32,420.64 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARASIMOWICZ, MICHELLE Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,420.51 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUSI, ANTHONY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,420.47 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBROV, VINISE M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $32,420.30 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $32,420.26 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN-KRZYKOWSKI, COURTNEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,420.23 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,420.18 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, CELESTE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,419.64 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, DOLORES A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $32,419.31 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, CHRISTA E Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $32,419.22 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUARIN, LORI J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $32,418.90 Date 02/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BRUTTO, JOHN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,418.78 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEHOLDER, KARA L Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $32,418.67 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACUSE, MARYANN Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $32,418.05 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, DERRICK L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,417.72 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORRS, LINDA S Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $32,417.71 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANO, STEVEN J Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $32,417.20 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, GARY J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $32,416.88 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, WALTER A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,416.37 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH F Employer name Town of Palmyra Amount $32,415.58 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ADAM R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $32,414.90 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHELLE, RENEE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,414.73 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAT, ANDREW J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,414.56 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONER-MA, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,414.46 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $32,414.21 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMENARES, MARIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,414.20 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINO, CORBIN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $32,414.04 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, FRANK Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $32,413.61 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFARO, JOHN Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $32,413.60 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $32,413.56 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCE, KRISTEN M Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $32,413.24 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DEBORAH D Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $32,413.14 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, KARISA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,413.10 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $32,413.01 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERGER, JOEL A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,412.97 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHERON K Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,412.78 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, JAMIE D Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,412.24 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHROW, VANITY M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,412.14 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLAZA, MANUEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $32,411.48 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OITZINGER, LISA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,410.82 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, CATHERINE M Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $32,410.80 Date 07/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, GREGORY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,410.55 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERUCHIA, JEFFREY T Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $32,410.53 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $32,410.41 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, NICOLE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $32,410.01 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIA, MARILYN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,409.69 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBA, NICOLE L Employer name Washington County Amount $32,409.48 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, JUDITH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,409.43 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, GIANNA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,409.43 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUDY E M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $32,409.30 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, STACIE R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $32,409.30 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREO, EMILY J Employer name Four County Library System Amount $32,409.29 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, JOEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,409.00 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nioga Library System Amount $32,408.68 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BARBARA A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $32,408.46 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $32,408.00 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JENNIFER Employer name City of Rochester Amount $32,407.72 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, AMY C Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $32,407.50 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, AMY L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $32,407.48 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, MARILYN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $32,407.43 Date 06/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, MARY G Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $32,407.30 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH R Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,406.94 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRINO, ZACHARY S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $32,406.88 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JANIS B Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,406.63 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, VONDA K Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $32,406.60 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS-HARTLOFF, KATHY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,406.49 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JAMILAH C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,406.48 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MELISSA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,406.03 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYCOX, JAMES P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $32,405.83 Date 06/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, JAMES Employer name Corning Community College Amount $32,405.58 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HEIDI Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,405.48 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JENNIFER L Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $32,404.96 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUA, LUANNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,404.77 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, PAMELA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,404.72 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, SALLY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $32,404.32 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLAND, CHASIDY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $32,403.82 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECZYNSKI, MARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $32,403.54 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPPAGLIA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $32,403.43 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOURSE, TRACY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,403.38 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELDER, PATRICIA K Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $32,402.69 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,402.68 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWELL, DUWAND G Employer name Erie County Amount $32,402.60 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RENEE E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,402.28 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDSTROM, ANDREW J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $32,402.04 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, JARID W Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $32,401.97 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDLE, AMANDA G Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $32,401.42 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMSBURGER, WENDY J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $32,401.12 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSKIE, ELISE A Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $32,400.80 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, NAOMI R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,399.26 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, KEVIN L Employer name Village of Shortsville Amount $32,398.50 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DAWN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $32,398.47 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMAIN, JOLYNN Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,398.42 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS-MARION, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,398.34 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System