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 CAFOLLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,512.40 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, JAMES M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,512.18 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAZVINSKI, KAREN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,512.08 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRISANI, ADAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $31,511.77 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODKIN, NATHAN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,511.42 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EULAU, DONNA G Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,511.30 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULOTTA, JOANN M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,511.30 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTECORVO, GERRIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,511.30 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDO, SUSAN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,511.30 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWLAKIS, DEBRA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,511.30 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, VICTORIA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,511.30 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUWIK, THOMAS A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $31,511.02 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCHAR, MARIA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,510.98 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANTS, FRANK Employer name Broome County Amount $31,510.91 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, MARY L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $31,510.51 Date 10/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $31,510.27 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENDAHL, ERIK S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,510.05 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, AMANDA M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $31,510.03 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MARY B Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $31,509.46 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, COLIN R Employer name Department of State Amount $31,509.11 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, ALYSSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,508.91 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LASHONDA T Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $31,508.43 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, NATHAN M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $31,508.34 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANS, SUE A Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $31,507.69 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VERNETTA E Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $31,507.55 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMINA, JOSEPH R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,507.13 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, STEPHEN E Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $31,507.06 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, BENJAMIN R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $31,506.95 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROCHELLE A Employer name Town of Hamilton Amount $31,506.93 Date 02/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, MARY I Employer name Bath CSD Amount $31,506.38 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CHRISTINE P Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $31,505.96 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERABIAN, THOMAS A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $31,505.94 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, SHANE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,505.55 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MELISSA G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $31,505.32 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRICHS, LOREN W Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $31,505.25 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARKNARD, TINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $31,505.23 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LYNN S Employer name Hamilton County Amount $31,504.85 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVENS, TIFFANY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,504.31 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, RENE D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,504.24 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, LISA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $31,503.39 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALKO, KIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,502.92 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULUCCI, MICHELLE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $31,502.12 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, PATRICK L Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $31,501.91 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Madison County Amount $31,501.57 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCEACHIN, SAMUEL Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $31,501.57 Date 11/19/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALONICH, WENDY S Employer name Monticello Housing Authority Amount $31,501.56 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLERAN, ARIEL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,501.45 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, ABIGAIL A Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $31,501.34 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, CHARLES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,501.18 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,500.92 Date 04/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCURCIO, PHYLLIS A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,500.46 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, SCENQUETTA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,500.19 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAKOWSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,500.00 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $31,500.00 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, MELINDA S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $31,500.00 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMQUIST, MORGAN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $31,499.84 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, NINA Q Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $31,499.26 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JOSEPH Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $31,498.66 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CINDY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,498.59 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $31,498.54 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, IRENE E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,498.48 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, STACEY ANN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,498.42 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANCZYK, KRISTEN L Employer name Erie County Amount $31,498.34 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, MELISSA I Employer name Erie County Amount $31,498.25 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, SEAN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $31,498.20 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TANISHA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,497.48 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, MELINDA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,496.74 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAICEDO, JOSE O Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $31,496.58 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIKOSKI, SHAWN Employer name Chemung County Amount $31,496.46 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGENITO, ELLEN J Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $31,495.91 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE-PARODY, DENESHA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,495.80 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $31,495.48 Date 06/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOANNE G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,495.47 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,495.45 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, KEVIN M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $31,495.11 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, THOMAS M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,495.06 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO-PRICE, ADRIANNE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,494.99 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ELIZABETH S Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $31,494.75 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, LINDA M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $31,494.47 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, BESS E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,494.40 Date 11/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, SAMUEL J Employer name Town of Jackson Amount $31,494.36 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JOHN D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $31,494.27 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLABOUGH, TRACY A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $31,494.23 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ROSALINDA P Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $31,494.03 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSEPHINE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,493.80 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, JAMIE L Employer name Department of State Amount $31,493.67 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRITTANY M, MS Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $31,493.13 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JANET L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,493.00 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAVER, BRANDY A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,492.98 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, NANCY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,492.80 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, NICOLE L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,492.47 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLACE, SANDRA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,492.15 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUZANSKI, BRUCE M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $31,491.72 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PONE, ADAM L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $31,491.70 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WEENEY, JANET E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $31,491.50 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABILE, SHARON J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $31,491.50 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGY, ELAINE A Employer name Town of Parma Amount $31,491.47 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, ELENA G Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,491.15 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBACK, GAIL A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $31,491.10 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OESTEREICH, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,490.58 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System