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 LAW, MARCENE K, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,268.05 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, BENJAMIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $31,267.93 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMUS, FIONA P Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $31,267.59 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ADAM C Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $31,267.57 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALICA, ANTONIO S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $31,267.53 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWCROSS, ELIZABETH A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $31,267.43 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANEDO, HUGO W Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $31,267.27 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, PALMA A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $31,267.16 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, GREGORY S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $31,266.98 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MARY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,266.97 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,266.40 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, ALICIA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $31,266.08 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, EMILY E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $31,265.87 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Norwich Amount $31,265.79 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, CHARLIE Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,265.02 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVUOTO, WAYNE Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,264.84 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT HARRIS, ROSEMARIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,264.80 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENEILLY, JANE M Employer name Town of Webb Amount $31,264.80 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, SUSAN L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $31,264.62 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Greece Amount $31,264.40 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATELY, RENEE C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,264.10 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DEBRAH M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $31,263.97 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKKA, YADAIAH Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $31,263.93 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, WILLIAM D Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $31,263.55 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARTHA C Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $31,263.42 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEO, SAMUEL C Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $31,263.31 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASWELL, DEIDRA V Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,263.09 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ OLMEDA, MARCOS Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $31,262.94 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREGGIA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,262.58 Date 05/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, RUTH J Employer name Madison County Amount $31,262.41 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, LAURA I Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $31,262.27 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TINA M Employer name Town of Colton Amount $31,261.99 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, ROBERTA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,261.58 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUUD, COLLEEN J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $31,261.52 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, LUDE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,261.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, JESSICA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,261.36 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOGKAMP, MARISA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,261.24 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMERVILLE, SOPHIE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,261.23 Date 12/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAUL Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $31,261.09 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLILLA, TARA R Employer name Erie County Amount $31,260.49 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MARIA D Employer name Farmingville Fire District Amount $31,260.32 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, BRENDA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,260.19 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, LISA E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $31,260.19 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTAROLA, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $31,260.01 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSILES, RAMONA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,259.67 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENDINO, JESSICA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,259.41 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, PAULA K Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $31,259.31 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, LORI A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $31,258.92 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, CHARLES W, III Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $31,258.82 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,258.45 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CRYSTAL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $31,258.01 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROBERT J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $31,256.73 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PATRICIA L Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $31,256.24 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $31,255.54 Date 09/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CINDIJO A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $31,255.22 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINI, CAROL Employer name Montgomery County Amount $31,255.12 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, LAMONTE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $31,254.59 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTEE, MATTHEW E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $31,254.41 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, CYNTHIA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,254.26 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUSAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,253.94 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ROSA L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $31,253.90 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAITZ, MARGARET S, MRS Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,253.85 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CINDY A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $31,253.84 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES R Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $31,253.60 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, JAMES J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,253.09 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, MARY L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $31,252.91 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, LOIS A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $31,252.68 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, KRISTINA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,252.51 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, JANINE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $31,252.38 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, MAURICE A, JR Employer name Town of Owego Amount $31,252.34 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAS, DONNA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $31,251.68 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, BRENDA Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $31,251.68 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOHN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,251.41 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, WENDELL L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,250.49 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARRY M Employer name Warren County Amount $31,250.46 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, ROBERT G Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $31,250.00 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, RICHARD G Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $31,250.00 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BO, NICHOLAS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,249.91 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ANNEMARIE M Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,249.83 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDAR, DEBORAH J Employer name Albany County Amount $31,249.79 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, NORA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $31,249.74 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAMILLO, NANCY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,249.42 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTLEY, MARIA Z Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,248.48 Date 10/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, REINA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $31,248.02 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPRECHT, MELISSA J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $31,247.85 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIDT, KURT W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,247.58 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIERB, STEPHEN D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $31,247.58 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,246.93 Date 01/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAURO, SARA M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,246.70 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYDERMAN, FATIMA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,246.44 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SANDY B Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,246.33 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIVON J Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $31,246.17 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DONNA Y Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,246.04 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARMIELLO, DANIEL Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,245.83 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, STEPHEN K, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $31,245.81 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIA, PATRICIA C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,245.44 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, SABRINA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,245.20 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, HI-TAVIA O Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,245.17 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTICA, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $31,244.63 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPLIN, DEBRA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,244.09 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System