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 HERRIOTT, MONIQUE F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,636.67 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBOULIAN, VIKEN Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $31,636.06 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONGE, BRITTANY J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $31,635.72 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMANTO, WILLIAM A Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,635.65 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOSEK, EDWARD S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $31,635.56 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDIC, CAROLYN A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $31,635.49 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSIERE, KATIE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,635.32 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, SUSAN K Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $31,634.57 Date 10/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERE, ALEX Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $31,634.57 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELBERG, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,633.94 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLETO, MARY ANNE T Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $31,633.84 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUM, WILLARD L, JR Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $31,632.82 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOHON, JENNIFER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,632.68 Date 08/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RYAN A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $31,632.64 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOKES, JON L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,632.28 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELTMANN, IRENE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,632.27 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTIERE, MICHELE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,631.87 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JOHN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,631.33 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, JODY A Employer name Albany County Amount $31,631.31 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, PEGGY J Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,630.91 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, LUCILLE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,630.78 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANVILLE, MARY BETH Employer name Warren County Amount $31,630.77 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCHARIK, DONNA L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $31,630.68 Date 08/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, RICHARD A Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $31,630.37 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SCOTT D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $31,630.20 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT L Employer name City of Norwich Amount $31,630.16 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, NICOLE M, MS Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $31,630.16 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, JAMES P Employer name Town of Colden Amount $31,630.15 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAKISHA C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $31,629.81 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZEK, MARY Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $31,629.25 Date 09/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIT, JOSEPH M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,628.99 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JOANNE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $31,628.94 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, MAXINE C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,628.69 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, HEATHER L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $31,628.57 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, OLGA I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,628.54 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BILLY Employer name Ulster County Amount $31,628.33 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, THERESA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $31,628.06 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, BRENDA L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,627.95 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNELLO, ANTHONY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $31,627.75 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAGRANDE, KRISTA K Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $31,627.75 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, BRIAN A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $31,627.75 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, ALICIA Y Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $31,627.75 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, FELICIA E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $31,627.75 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-MEDLIN, EVETTA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,627.62 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHERYL D Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $31,627.34 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESO, MARIE F Employer name Albany County Amount $31,627.18 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANE, JAMES J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,626.85 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,626.79 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, JESSICA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $31,626.17 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSTER, DEBBERA A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $31,626.11 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLASCO-ANDRADE, WILLIAM E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $31,625.85 Date 11/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, MARY E Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $31,625.61 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, EDUARDO, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $31,625.50 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, JOHN E Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $31,625.50 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMPSTON, RICHARD R Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $31,625.46 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINO, CHARLES E Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,625.32 Date 05/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TYWANN C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $31,625.04 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, STACEY L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $31,624.69 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ALLAN E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $31,624.65 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, BRADLEY S Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $31,623.88 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, RYAN A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $31,623.61 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, SHARON M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $31,623.45 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CAROLINE M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $31,623.22 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, PENNY M Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $31,623.20 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ERIBERTO, JR Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $31,623.13 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, DENIS R, JR Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $31,623.06 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ADRIANNE H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,623.05 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, SHERRY L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $31,622.69 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, CARRIE A Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $31,622.13 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DANIELLE J Employer name Albany County Amount $31,622.02 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, MIA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,621.98 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPFER, GREGORY R Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $31,621.81 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPASEVSKI, CENA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,621.45 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEWAND, CHERIE B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $31,621.29 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, ERIN S Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $31,621.05 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $31,621.04 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, LORI K Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $31,620.90 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, MARY C Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $31,620.80 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKOWSKI, NANCY J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $31,620.77 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, XAVIER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,620.48 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $31,620.16 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, KAGNEY S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $31,620.13 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGON, MARIA C Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,619.50 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, SEAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,619.44 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLARENCE H Employer name Albany County Amount $31,619.38 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLHEATER, JESSICA C Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,619.10 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGAR, MATTHEW C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $31,619.03 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, DAWN R Employer name Broome County Amount $31,618.89 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYWARD, TAMELA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $31,618.71 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, MAUREEN P Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $31,618.34 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WILLIAM D Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,618.16 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, RYAN D Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,617.86 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAYETTE, JEFFREY W Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $31,617.59 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, ANN V Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,617.34 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, AARON M Employer name Albany County Amount $31,616.98 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,616.77 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSKY, NATALIA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,616.31 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUKAITIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $31,616.04 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, KRISTINE D Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $31,615.61 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHIZE, SHANNON L Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $31,615.55 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System