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 STROHL, CONNIE L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $32,336.63 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Victory Amount $32,336.38 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, PAULINE H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,336.29 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLER, MELISSA M Employer name Ilion Housing Authority Amount $32,335.96 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBORN, PAMELA Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $32,335.74 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLO, SUSANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,335.36 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, MICHAEL E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $32,335.11 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, AMANDA M Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,335.06 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEITUNO-CARDONA, JENNIFER E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,335.03 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SONYA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $32,334.88 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, RONALD E Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $32,334.83 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, ANITA E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $32,334.82 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DANIEL L Employer name Broome County Amount $32,334.72 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RACHEAL P M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,334.45 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLEY, WYNETTA D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $32,334.29 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA CAMERA, FRANK L Employer name Somers CSD Amount $32,334.25 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, SHAWNNA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,333.93 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEIKE, GODWIN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $32,333.83 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMORE-JOHNSON, VIRGINIA A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $32,333.82 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, SABRENA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,333.61 Date 09/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LORI D Employer name Fulton County Amount $32,333.50 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESER, DIANE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,332.47 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKHAM, RODNEY M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $32,332.27 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $32,332.25 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOCELYN R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $32,332.00 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, CAROL A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,331.74 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZVETICS, LORRAINE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $32,331.58 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJTELLARI, EDI Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,331.46 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, KRISTOPHER D Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $32,331.37 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITALIANO, JAMES P Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $32,331.22 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, KENNETH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,331.17 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, SALLY R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $32,331.00 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUISSERETH, SAMENTHA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $32,331.00 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, WILLIAM F Employer name Greene CSD Amount $32,330.97 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANTE, MICHAEL L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $32,330.83 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDIHY, CAITLIN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,330.38 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMO, GINA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $32,330.27 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, WILLIAM M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,330.24 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSKY, AARON Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,330.14 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTKIN, TODD E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $32,330.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ALLEN R Employer name Village of Ellicottville Amount $32,329.28 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOLUKOS, KEITH J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $32,328.85 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULIA, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $32,328.82 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, YOCASTA A Employer name Albany County Amount $32,328.69 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZ, DENISE A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,328.43 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RUDOLPH K Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $32,328.27 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, J JOHN R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $32,328.20 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, TANAIRI Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $32,328.15 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, GARY N, JR Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,327.66 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LINDA S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,327.15 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, SONDRA L Employer name Warren County Amount $32,327.14 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ERIC J Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,326.97 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEREMY E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $32,326.94 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, APRIL L Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,326.80 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JACQUELINE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,326.75 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERONICA E Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,326.63 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JAMIE-LEE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $32,326.60 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $32,326.08 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORAN, IMOGENE MARIE Employer name Village of Central Square Amount $32,325.62 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JASON Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $32,325.59 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELKE, JEFFREY P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $32,325.57 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITAN, KENDALL M Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,325.54 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWIAK, GREGORY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,325.51 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ELIZABETH G Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $32,325.47 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLINS, MARGARET L Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,325.23 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WALTER A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $32,325.01 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $32,324.88 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, WILLIE, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,324.57 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUENHAUER, JESSICA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,324.40 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLAND, LYNNANN M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $32,324.40 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKETIS, PARASKEVI Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $32,324.38 Date 05/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMSLIE, CANDICE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,323.70 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JOYCE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,323.28 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISSANDRELLO, EDIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,323.26 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, KATHLEEN N Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $32,323.01 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, DIANE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,322.50 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELL, ROSE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $32,322.22 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKULOV, NIKOLAY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,322.16 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PATRICIA A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $32,321.95 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGGE, HERMAN E Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $32,321.60 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, EDNA Employer name Franklin County Amount $32,321.37 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, KRISTEN A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $32,321.36 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, KEVIN M Employer name Albany County Amount $32,321.21 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, ANGELINA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,321.21 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TRINI L Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $32,321.17 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, SIMONE MARIE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $32,321.07 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, MICHAEL Employer name Greece CSD Amount $32,320.51 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, MICHELLE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,320.49 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, DENEAN C Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $32,320.23 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHERYL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,320.20 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHARITA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,320.09 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, REBECCA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $32,320.04 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, RICHARD E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,320.04 Date 03/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOM, KATRINA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,319.83 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ALICIA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,319.82 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DONNA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $32,319.56 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTE, LAURIE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,319.19 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISAFULLI, DEANNA L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $32,319.00 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, CHERYL M Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,318.52 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINEK, SUSAN C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $32,317.76 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System