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 SHOVER, EMILY A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $32,143.38 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHAWN L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $32,143.29 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, ROY C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $32,143.17 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, BRADLEY K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,143.11 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTIZER, ERNEST K Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $32,142.83 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, MARGARET A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,142.70 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, SUSAN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,142.58 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERT, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,142.37 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARELUS, JUDITH D Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,142.04 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLUZZO, ANTHONY N Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $32,141.92 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, EMILY R Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,141.85 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACIOPPO, AMANDA L Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $32,141.52 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, DAVID M Employer name Broome County Amount $32,141.40 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, PAUL Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $32,141.30 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCER, DELPHINE C Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $32,141.17 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBEE, GEORGE E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $32,141.06 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, APRIL R Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $32,141.04 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARTHA L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $32,141.01 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNTON, SHAMEKA D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $32,140.96 Date 09/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMAS, ALANA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,140.87 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONES, GEORGE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $32,140.62 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIETTI, KIMBERLY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,139.97 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, DEBORAH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,139.57 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CRAIG M Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $32,139.54 Date 06/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESZAROS, MEAGHAN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $32,139.53 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, LINDA E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,139.48 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNA, ALBERT Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $32,139.45 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, LOREEN A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $32,139.15 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHEES, COURTNEY M Employer name Department of State Amount $32,139.07 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, JO ANNE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $32,138.96 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, KAREN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,138.92 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, KERRY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,138.60 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $32,138.50 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANCIE, HELEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,138.20 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDONEZ, EFRAIN A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $32,137.82 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ELIZABETH J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $32,137.77 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, SAUL, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,137.56 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUFO, KYLIE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,137.30 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DANIEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,137.30 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, WENDY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,137.29 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPRICH, DONALD R, JR Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $32,137.27 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, RIKKI L Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,137.23 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, COLLEEN Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $32,137.17 Date 11/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKMAN, PATRICIA S Employer name Town of Riga Amount $32,137.04 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,137.03 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, MICHELE R Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $32,136.71 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, ESTELLE V Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $32,136.55 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JO ANN Employer name Warren County Amount $32,136.54 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, OFIRA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,135.24 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZNUSKO, ELENA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,135.16 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JAY V Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $32,134.85 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNIA, JENNIFER M, MS Employer name Erie County Amount $32,134.78 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGER, ADAM P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $32,133.20 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, QUINCY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $32,132.89 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CAROL A Employer name Town of Waddington Amount $32,132.79 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LEWIS L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,132.70 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VALERIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,132.69 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTNUT, COREY S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $32,132.52 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, CYNTHIA Y Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,132.23 Date 07/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOHNNA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,132.10 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, THERESA J Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $32,131.69 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, MATTHEW J Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $32,131.50 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KANE, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $32,131.38 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, KYLE R Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $32,131.18 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, KIM M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $32,130.82 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KAMILLAH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,129.97 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LAUREN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,129.97 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGUIOLO, LYNN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,129.97 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICK, RONDA J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $32,129.97 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, GISELE M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $32,129.97 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLAK, KRISTIE L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $32,129.97 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGIEJKO, RACHEL L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $32,129.94 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITE, MARK D Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,129.77 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, VICTORIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,129.71 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNESSEL, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $32,129.40 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, YONG HUI Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $32,129.24 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WENDY Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,129.10 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREZZO, RHONDA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,128.29 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, JAMES M Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,128.09 Date 04/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDBALSKI, DEBORAH L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,127.50 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHIROVIC, HUSO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,127.35 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHANNAN L Employer name Franklin County Amount $32,127.29 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, SUSAN G Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $32,127.18 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNEY, BRIAN S Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,127.11 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JULIE B Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $32,126.90 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, BARBARA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $32,126.88 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHART, ANDREA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,126.77 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, LORRAINE C Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,126.69 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDDER, MELISSA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,126.69 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKEY, LAURA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,126.65 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROCCO, THERESA E Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $32,126.57 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAZER, JASMIN N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $32,126.51 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONK, ROBERT C Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $32,126.51 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, LAURA M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $32,126.40 Date 07/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JENNIFER C Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,126.15 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZESKOWIAK, LISA K Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $32,125.61 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SABRINA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,125.60 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, JAMES S Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $32,125.37 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLA, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $32,124.80 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, PHILIP P Employer name City of Utica Amount $32,124.75 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System