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 RANDALL, CARRIE J Employer name Town of Danby Amount $32,007.36 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLER, CATHERINE M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $32,007.23 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JUSTIN D Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,006.92 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,006.73 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCFAYDEN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,006.02 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, MELISSA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,005.85 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPKES, WILLIAM J, III Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $32,005.81 Date 09/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SANDRA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,005.75 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CANDY Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,005.60 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFANO, JAMES R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,005.59 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDLEY, BRUCE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,005.58 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFERT, CASEY D Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,005.54 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANGENBERG, STUART J, JR Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $32,005.34 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLYUNG, AMANDA J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $32,004.87 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJEWSKI, AMANDA N Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,004.72 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, RITA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,004.60 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURBAN, BRIAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $32,004.49 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, ALEXA Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $32,004.46 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LU ANN B Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,004.44 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESAN, ALEX J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,004.41 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERMAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $32,004.26 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, MELISSA N Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $32,004.23 Date 02/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, TODD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,004.19 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, KEVIN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,004.16 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, RINA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,004.09 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, GLORIA C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,004.04 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, EMILY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,003.94 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBROCCO, MARY JANE Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $32,003.69 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMIONE, BARBARA J Employer name Fulton County Amount $32,003.36 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, JULIA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $32,003.15 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFOLINO, PATTI Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,003.14 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANINGER, LARRY L Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $32,003.08 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOANN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,003.01 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOLLUM, PAMELA S Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $32,003.00 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, JESSICA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,002.70 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHERYL L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $32,002.45 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, LANCE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,002.39 Date 02/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, NANCY L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $32,002.15 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLEY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,001.84 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,001.72 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINGTON, KRISTINA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,001.68 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWALKER, VALERIE Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,001.65 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERONE, THERESA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $32,001.63 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,001.63 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CINDY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,001.60 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, KURIAKOSE T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $32,001.16 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOPELITIS, DREW G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $32,001.07 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLITANO, LORRAINE M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $32,001.06 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, DANIELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $32,001.03 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANZATO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $32,000.92 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, NICOLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,000.30 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, RACHEL L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $32,000.00 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKLEY, LYDIA R Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $32,000.00 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICHIARA, FRANCIS G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $32,000.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGANO, KATHARINE G Employer name Town of Pine Plains Amount $32,000.00 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DIANA Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $31,999.94 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRANDT, THOMAS B Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,999.36 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MATTHEW J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $31,998.80 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, GARY A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $31,998.48 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, SHARON E Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,998.25 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $31,998.05 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, ROBERT G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $31,997.92 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRANDON J Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $31,997.86 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGARO, CAROLYN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,997.76 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEINE, RUSHEL Employer name Albany County Amount $31,997.52 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN-GRAY, CAROL Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $31,997.32 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRION, KELVIN Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $31,997.28 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CINTHYA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $31,997.28 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, SHARON M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $31,997.24 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, PETER J Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $31,997.12 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATSHAW, CHRISTINE L Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $31,997.03 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVIER, CHERYL J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $31,996.96 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZIGER, ABIGAIL S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $31,996.88 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDRIDGE, JOSHUA D Employer name Town of Durham Amount $31,996.88 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, MARILYN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,996.64 Date 12/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DESTINY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $31,996.48 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, STEVEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,996.20 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKONIECZNY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $31,996.09 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOHN B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $31,996.07 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MEGHAN A Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $31,995.24 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBSON, DENNIS P Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $31,995.05 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMIECINSKI, PHILIP J Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $31,994.90 Date 03/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKLIS, DONNA S Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $31,994.64 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, BEVERLEY P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,994.48 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, JON R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $31,994.23 Date 02/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, CURTIS Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $31,994.09 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DONALD P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,993.91 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMAN, DIANE L Employer name Broome County Amount $31,993.76 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, VALERIE J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $31,993.60 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JANINE Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,993.38 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSLER, GINA M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $31,993.13 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $31,993.04 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDILE, JOLENE Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,992.63 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, SUSAN D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $31,992.60 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, SHARON Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $31,992.37 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCHAR, NINA N Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,992.34 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JUNE M Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $31,992.13 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, RONALD A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,991.88 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ROBERT M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $31,991.33 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MARTHA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,991.20 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System