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 PADALINO, KATHRYN R Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $31,574.30 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ELTON D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $31,573.62 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LINDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,573.05 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, LISA J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $31,572.61 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZELLI, JOAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,572.58 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENWALDER, LUCIA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,572.56 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPA, SUSAN G Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $31,572.12 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $31,571.83 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKE, YVETTE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,571.61 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DANIELLE D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,571.56 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORI L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,570.92 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENTA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Union Amount $31,570.77 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROJANOWSKI, TYLER T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,570.60 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, JEAN E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,570.05 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $31,569.95 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CARL A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $31,569.79 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, ANTONY R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $31,569.41 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, RONNIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,568.65 Date 06/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, STEPHANIE D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $31,568.41 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DEBORAH L Employer name Village of Attica Amount $31,568.34 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVAGO, MARIA LOURDES C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,568.07 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMP, ADAM T Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $31,567.72 Date 04/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, MOIN U Employer name Education Department Amount $31,566.86 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ARLEEN Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $31,566.69 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, ALISSA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,566.55 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, JAMES L Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $31,566.42 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, LAURA Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $31,566.38 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JESSICA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,566.33 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSON, ANN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $31,565.89 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ALISA J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $31,565.86 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, SUSAN Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $31,565.76 Date 04/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, KATHLEEN Employer name Albany County Amount $31,565.55 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Bleecker Amount $31,564.80 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DEBORAH L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,564.72 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIN, DONNA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,564.60 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, DAVID A Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,564.54 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARES, ANN F Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $31,564.43 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNO, BRENDA C Employer name Canton CSD Amount $31,564.20 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CHRISTINA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,564.20 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,563.60 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEWLEY, JORDAN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,563.47 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENUE, ANDREW J, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,563.03 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINASCO, FRANCESCA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $31,562.90 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURBRUEGG, ALBERTA R Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $31,562.76 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURGICK, ARNOLD D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,561.57 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, LISA M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $31,561.35 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, RITA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,561.25 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, GARY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $31,561.14 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, THEODORE M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $31,561.05 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,560.74 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAFUS, REBECCA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,560.74 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMP, ARLENE A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $31,560.64 Date 04/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, BRENDA L Employer name Tully CSD Amount $31,560.61 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, SUZANNE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,560.48 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOARILE, KARL O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,560.30 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KEVIN H Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $31,560.25 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $31,560.09 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANA K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $31,560.09 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NANCY M Employer name Town of North Harmony Amount $31,560.00 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHYAIDA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,559.66 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUKWIRA, TOMARA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,559.07 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPO, PERPARIM Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,558.85 Date 11/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOP, MICHELLE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,558.80 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDCALF, ANGELA N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,558.76 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, ROXEEN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,558.50 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHANDRA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,558.34 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYOVSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $31,558.33 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVRIC, SONJA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $31,557.89 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASINATHAN, HEMA Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,557.70 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNELLO, SHARON J Employer name Erie County Amount $31,557.28 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWHIRT, KENNETH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,557.25 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, NATHAN J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,557.15 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, DAWN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,557.15 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNEY, BRANDON R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,556.92 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA-PEREZ, TERESA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,556.75 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRETT B Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,556.48 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, JASON J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $31,556.48 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ROBERTO Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,556.42 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, GILBERTO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,556.41 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTEY, JOHN R Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $31,556.20 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RAISSA M Employer name Education Department Amount $31,556.06 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JEAN R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $31,555.95 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, THERESA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,555.75 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANTANIDA, MARIA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $31,555.73 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCICA, DEAN S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $31,555.52 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERANTZIS, EFTIXIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,555.50 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEANDER, GABRIEL G Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $31,555.50 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOTT, BRIAN J Employer name Fulton Housing Authority Amount $31,555.44 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, COLLEEN T Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $31,555.40 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $31,555.25 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, DIANE D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,554.87 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYDAM, KENNETH C Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $31,554.70 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SHONA L Employer name Essex County Amount $31,554.20 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, HOLLY A Employer name Essex County Amount $31,554.20 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $31,554.09 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOPO, TARA T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,554.06 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVETIER, FRANCA M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $31,554.01 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, MARK Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $31,553.97 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,553.70 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, VERONICA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,553.47 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System