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 BROTHERS, HEATHER L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $31,393.29 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVERN, LISA R Employer name Albany County Amount $31,393.00 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, MEGAN M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $31,392.60 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, REBECCA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,392.43 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRCELLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $31,392.23 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $31,392.13 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, VIVIAN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,392.08 Date 05/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CINDY L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $31,391.97 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTAY, MARY E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,391.62 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABON, CHARLENE E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $31,391.34 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, FRANK W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $31,391.33 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, ROBIN L Employer name Madison County Amount $31,390.87 Date 11/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEREDZINSKI, ELAINE M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,390.72 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZEE-STEARNE, AUTUMN M Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $31,390.69 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPAZZO, CATHY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,390.56 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, PAUL E Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $31,390.52 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CAROL J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $31,390.11 Date 08/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVINO, KATHLEEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,390.05 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, KATIE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,389.95 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANI, DONNA F Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $31,389.53 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LAURIE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,389.44 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, RENEE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $31,389.38 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SARA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,389.30 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, AISHAH H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,389.21 Date 10/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, JULIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,388.85 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, KAREN Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $31,388.68 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSERT, DIANE B Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,388.29 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACIOPPI, MATTHEW C Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $31,388.21 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, DONOVAN D Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $31,387.88 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHERINE L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $31,387.85 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, JOHN E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $31,387.78 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, KATIE H Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $31,387.76 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, DIANE L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,387.20 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZIONE, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $31,387.20 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEP, DYLAN L Employer name City of Corning Amount $31,386.66 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANEO, BRIANNA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,386.63 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIAS, DONNA M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $31,386.45 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, DIERDRE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,386.39 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANITE, FRANK Employer name Orange County Amount $31,386.34 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, HANNAH E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,386.30 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMET, KEVIN F Employer name Town of Berne Amount $31,385.56 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KRISTEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,385.46 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,385.19 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, DANIEL R Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $31,385.18 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SANDRA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,384.87 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABELER, RAMONA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $31,384.58 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, LORI C Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,384.51 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, GEORGE W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $31,384.46 Date 02/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, ALAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,383.84 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIDOMANI, AZARIA S Employer name Orange County Amount $31,383.61 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $31,383.60 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, SHANNON M, MS Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $31,383.60 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAROMI, WILLIAM L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,383.28 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHERI A Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $31,383.13 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, MICHAEL H Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $31,382.77 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, SCOTT Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $31,382.30 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANGER, KIM R Employer name Education Department Amount $31,382.23 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, KIMBERLEY S Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $31,382.22 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, PAULA A Employer name Schenectady Soil Water Con Dis Amount $31,382.14 Date 07/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, TAMI J Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,381.94 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, DENISE A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,381.74 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, HANNAH K Employer name Essex County Amount $31,381.46 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, SANDRA Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $31,381.23 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUDITH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,381.21 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELLI, CATHY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,381.17 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSE O Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,380.96 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TROY M Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $31,380.74 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ROBERT A Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $31,380.45 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, MATTHEW R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,380.22 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES L Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $31,379.82 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,379.74 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, CATHERINE V Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $31,379.50 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTENE E Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $31,379.47 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ANGELICA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,378.97 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAGNAMONGKHON, PHOUVIENG Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $31,378.95 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CAROL ANN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $31,378.92 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JACQUELYNE M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $31,378.71 Date 04/06/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, CINDY L Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $31,378.59 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDENDORF, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $31,378.32 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ANGEL G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,378.24 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLTE, NICHOLAS K Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $31,377.71 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEIRA, RITA A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $31,377.67 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, ROBERT J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,377.54 Date 08/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, THOMAS A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $31,377.42 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DAVID Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $31,377.00 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, MICHAEL G Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $31,376.64 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $31,376.35 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALO, JOSEPH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,376.25 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXIE, JOHN M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,376.15 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARY L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $31,375.76 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKELS, TAB E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,375.53 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CARRIE A Employer name Town of Parma Amount $31,375.48 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $31,375.35 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, MIRIAM Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $31,375.31 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDANTE, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,375.29 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREZZO, ASHLEY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,374.63 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARI, TEKI Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,373.66 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $31,373.30 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MATTHEW E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $31,373.05 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, MARISA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,372.60 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System