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 HELFRICH, MARY ANN M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $31,431.90 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, GENNIE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $31,431.10 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, LARRY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,431.03 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DANIELLA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $31,430.91 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUZAK, CHARLES D Employer name Town of Pulteney Amount $31,430.86 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TRAVIS D Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,430.85 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDEN, HELENE G Employer name Greene County Amount $31,430.77 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROSALIND J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,430.57 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GERARD Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $31,430.43 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSWORTH, SCOTT C Employer name Allegany Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $31,430.40 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLESCH, APRIL L Employer name Orleans County Amount $31,429.16 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS-SHELDRAKE, TRACIE LYNN Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,429.08 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARKA, DEBRA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $31,429.00 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, RONALD S Employer name Piseco Common Sd Amount $31,428.95 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, SUSAN A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $31,428.57 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANOUNG, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,428.57 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENISTON, LA VAUGHN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,428.08 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JUANITA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,427.92 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, EILEEN W Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $31,427.70 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, GEORGE C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $31,427.70 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERSO, FRANCISCA T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,427.70 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, MELISSA C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,427.70 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMS, WENDY S Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $31,427.43 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JO-ANN R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $31,427.26 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, KIMBERLY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $31,426.99 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JAMES W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,426.99 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, STACEY J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,426.98 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, LARRY R Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $31,426.81 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALISO, JUDY A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $31,426.76 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, BRUCE E Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $31,426.74 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOINO, THERESA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $31,426.73 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DAMME, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Birdsall Amount $31,426.36 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVATTA, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,426.33 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVA, CRAIG J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,426.00 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, NICHOLAS G Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $31,425.76 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, JAMIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,425.52 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHANNA, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $31,425.41 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, HALIE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,425.40 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENSAILOR, DEBORAH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,425.38 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, VINCENT, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $31,425.35 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, ROSEMARY Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $31,425.06 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAMORE, MARISHA J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $31,424.57 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JEFFREY L Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $31,424.32 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, COREY L Employer name Town of Brandon Amount $31,424.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, COURTNEY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,423.50 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, DANIEL A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $31,423.48 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROUSSELLE, THOMAS J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,423.44 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDISCO, DORINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,423.42 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALER, DENICE A Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $31,423.39 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN-KIMBRELL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $31,423.26 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JEAN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,423.11 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, KIM I Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $31,423.11 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, ASHLEY M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $31,423.07 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIER, DIANE M Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $31,423.07 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, NICOLE A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $31,422.91 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARY PAT Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $31,422.87 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, KEVIN J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $31,422.65 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, ARLENE V Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $31,422.17 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLI, GENNARO Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $31,421.43 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, KORY M Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,421.41 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBURT, KAREN J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $31,421.40 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARINSKY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $31,421.38 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MARION M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,421.18 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCONA, SCOTT Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $31,420.71 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCHINI, GINA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,420.64 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVERSON, THOMAS H Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,420.49 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, SAMANTHA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,420.35 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSOUR, ANGELINA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,420.07 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, SHELYAN Employer name Albany County Amount $31,419.79 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, WILLIAM R Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $31,419.73 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLNER, PATRICIA K Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $31,419.49 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTOROSSI, ANGELA M Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $31,419.37 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORT, HEATHER L Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $31,418.90 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JEFFREY W Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $31,418.85 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,418.30 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,418.24 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARILYN S Employer name Camden CSD Amount $31,417.67 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, SHARISSA C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,417.61 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKIMO, ALICEN Employer name Warren County Amount $31,417.54 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARIA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,417.48 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ANITA L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,417.44 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZ, KRISTIN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,417.31 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, JOHN B Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $31,417.14 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTELNIK, CALLEN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $31,416.96 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KIESHA D Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $31,416.69 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSANDRO, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $31,416.39 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SEAN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,416.35 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARVER, DAR'NISHA K Employer name Erie County Amount $31,416.30 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, CHERYL L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $31,416.05 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HAASTER-CANTERINO, KIMBERLY Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $31,416.05 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETERNUS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $31,415.90 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, MARGARET E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $31,415.49 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANLEEUWEN, GINA L Employer name Orange County Amount $31,415.35 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ELLSWORTH A, JR Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $31,415.23 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, FATEN FOUAJ Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,415.01 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ALEXANDRA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,414.68 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, LINDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,414.60 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDEN, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $31,414.47 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $31,414.36 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, CONNIE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,413.86 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System