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 COONS, MELINDA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,372.56 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKOWSKI, JOSEPHINE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,372.35 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORE, DIANE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $31,372.32 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, SHARI Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $31,372.32 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, DAMARIS Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,372.07 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, RANDY M Employer name Walton CSD Amount $31,372.04 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BRENT A Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,371.90 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, SUSAN L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,371.37 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAUENHOFER, CORI A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,371.23 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, KURT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $31,371.02 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMATHERS, TERRI L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,370.87 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYER, JONATHAN R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $31,370.86 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JULIE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $31,370.50 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAMPIED, KIMBERLY A Employer name Elmira Housing Authority Amount $31,370.06 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, ANDREA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,370.00 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANTONY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,370.00 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABIR, TANEEM Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $31,369.86 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, JEANETTE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,369.38 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GARY M, III Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $31,369.34 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SUZANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,369.19 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEN, KIM T Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $31,368.33 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRYAN G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,368.32 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, JUDY M Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,368.22 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLUK, MARTHA J Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $31,368.12 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIEWONT, LOUISE A Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $31,367.91 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONBLOM, LINDA Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $31,367.90 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, DUSTIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,367.82 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULICH, GUNILLA I Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $31,367.78 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTADO, DAISY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,367.72 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHARON M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $31,367.59 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JOSE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,367.16 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIELD, LOGAN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,367.12 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SARAH E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,367.05 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULOWITZKI, ERIC W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,367.00 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, WALTER J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $31,366.40 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DAVID G Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $31,366.20 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADELEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,366.19 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EREMITA, ELIZABETH Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $31,366.07 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTHEN, TIFFANY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.73 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JYIA M S Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.72 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, NATHAN W Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.71 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JESSICA F Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.70 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, MANDY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.68 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PERCIVAL B, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.68 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, REBECCA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,365.68 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINMAN, ROSE Employer name Erie County Amount $31,365.55 Date 09/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFFBERGER, RYAN P Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,365.36 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, BETH S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $31,365.07 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,364.19 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JOHN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $31,364.02 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDELLA, DAWN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $31,363.99 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO-HAUBE, AMY L Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $31,363.98 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERROW, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,363.75 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, LEO W Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $31,363.74 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICKIE L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $31,363.28 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINIER, TRAVIS G Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,363.09 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERCHIKOV, LAWRENCE P Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $31,362.54 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANGELA T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $31,362.53 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, STEVEN M Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $31,362.50 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSTIE, DONALD J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $31,362.24 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTKOWIAK, PETER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,361.83 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINE, RACHAEL L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,361.68 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELZLE, PATRICIA L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $31,361.13 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON BEMINDT, LAURA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $31,361.09 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, RANDICE A Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $31,361.00 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMECEK, STEFAN J Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $31,360.77 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRET, MARY JANE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $31,360.70 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, PRYANKA B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,360.25 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, JANE E Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,360.00 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDO ABAROA, YANEVA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $31,359.57 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAFITO, SUZANNE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,359.52 Date 07/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOMPORA, ALYSSA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,359.48 Date 06/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KATHLEEN S Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $31,359.45 Date 11/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, JAMES F, JR Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $31,359.26 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PHILIP A Employer name Village of Elba Amount $31,359.15 Date 03/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,359.04 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHETT, JONATHON M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $31,359.03 Date 04/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWSKI, KYLE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,358.74 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JUSTIN D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,358.71 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANAR, ROSEMARIE J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $31,358.55 Date 03/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, DEBORAH L, MS Employer name Corning Community College Amount $31,357.90 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, ROBIN L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $31,357.87 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JESSICA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,357.46 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, DIANE M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $31,357.37 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KATHERINE M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $31,357.32 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LUIPEN, ALEXANDER J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,357.29 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROY, DENNIS Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $31,356.99 Date 05/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, DEBBI L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $31,356.41 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MILLAN, DIANNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,356.33 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PAUL M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $31,355.77 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, MARY Y Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,355.61 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TAMMY L Employer name Town of Sandy Creek Amount $31,355.08 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTINE M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $31,355.07 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, ANTHONY G Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $31,355.06 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, PENNI P Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,354.70 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, LORI L Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $31,354.53 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, DEBORAH D Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,354.16 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOULAS, MICHELE Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,354.16 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERDE, ANNE M Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,354.16 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, DAVID J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $31,353.32 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System