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 LORER, KELSEY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,868.03 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, CHERYL L Employer name Germantown CSD Amount $31,867.93 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, AARON J Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,867.32 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICO-TAYLOR, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $31,867.10 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHERS, TERRY Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $31,866.93 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAM, THAC Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $31,866.64 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, AZIMA C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $31,866.60 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, JASON L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $31,866.56 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VIRGINIA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,866.48 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $31,866.37 Date 02/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, GAIL M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,866.31 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, KEVIN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,866.21 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, BARBI R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $31,866.12 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKWA, MIROSLAWA Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,865.72 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, LAURA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,865.66 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, COURTNEY M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,865.46 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASZAK, ANNE M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $31,865.31 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEERY, ARIC Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,865.24 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABANO, MERLE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $31,864.99 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWALK, CAROLYN D Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $31,864.90 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ELIZABETH Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,864.81 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNE, TINA M Employer name Afton CSD Amount $31,864.41 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSE D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,864.21 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, WILLIAM K Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $31,864.18 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA PARTE, NICOLE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $31,863.64 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLO, AMANDA C Employer name Department of State Amount $31,863.09 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $31,863.06 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ANTHONY R Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $31,862.58 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSKUN, SEBRYE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $31,862.57 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JUANITA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $31,862.32 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, EILEEN M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $31,862.22 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,862.11 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CLAYTON A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,862.10 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE R Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $31,861.76 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOOKEY, DONNA C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,861.75 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $31,861.60 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICKI J Employer name Elmira Housing Authority Amount $31,861.50 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JESSICA A Employer name Herkimer Housing Authority Amount $31,861.13 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, JENNIFER L Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,860.63 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, JUSTIN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $31,860.57 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMES D Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $31,860.36 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, BARBARA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $31,860.05 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMER, ROGER P Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $31,859.80 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPINO, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $31,859.62 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JEANNE Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $31,859.40 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $31,859.32 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGOR, RONALD A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,859.29 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JOHN J Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $31,858.27 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCOMI, ANTHONY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,858.23 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, JILL A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $31,857.86 Date 05/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFELE, CATHY A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,857.64 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, ERIKA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,857.52 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUKREL, KARISHMA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $31,857.38 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $31,857.36 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JORGE S Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $31,857.36 Date 08/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMENGA, TERRIE L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $31,857.32 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTLER, RAYMOND P, II Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $31,857.12 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JOANNE M Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $31,857.00 Date 09/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMLING, SARAH Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $31,857.00 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGLING, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,856.76 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, SCOTT ANTHONY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,856.67 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTER, SUE A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $31,855.96 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES-VEGA, VERONICA Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $31,855.94 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NICOLE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $31,855.75 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, SUSAN A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $31,855.23 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONAS, MELISSA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,854.48 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLEMENTE, JACLYN Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $31,854.47 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTHER, FABRICE L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,853.67 Date 11/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $31,853.41 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JACK W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $31,853.38 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATENA, AMY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,853.29 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOGNARDI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,853.24 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, LAURA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,852.96 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWICZ, EDMUND F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,852.56 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, VICTORIA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,852.46 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTI, VERONICA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,852.14 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSALACQUA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,852.14 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, ADAM H Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $31,851.84 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA BARBARA, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,851.51 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, ROANNE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,851.38 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, ANNE-MARIE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,851.28 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, ROSEMARY Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $31,851.03 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYLOR, KIMBERLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,850.76 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, ALEX A Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $31,850.67 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, JUAN G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,850.39 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIJU MATHAI, JULI Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $31,849.95 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,849.75 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JEFFREY J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $31,849.30 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, MIKE P Employer name Erie County Amount $31,849.04 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, LAURA Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $31,848.96 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, DANNY P Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $31,848.80 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERNARDO, KATHLEEN A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $31,848.73 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEAN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,848.54 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GATTUTA, KATHLEEN A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $31,848.53 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWERYNIAK, SUE E Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,848.50 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLER, CONSTANCE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,848.30 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, ROBERT P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $31,848.22 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, NEIL H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,847.55 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, HAROLD F Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $31,847.41 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, VICKI A Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,847.21 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System