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 VIVERITO, MICHELLE Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $31,243.99 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, MICHAEL V Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $31,243.97 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMIDE, RACHEL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,243.90 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, MICHAEL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,243.25 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBESI, KYLE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $31,242.78 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, CAROL E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $31,242.54 Date 10/17/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JEANNETTE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,241.99 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, RALPH K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,241.69 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, VIRGINIA A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $31,241.64 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKHOLM, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,241.53 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERVEER, MEAGEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,241.40 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBETTS, LEONARD N Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $31,241.22 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNDOERFER, CHARLENE M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $31,241.16 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MARIE G Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $31,240.69 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CRAIG P Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $31,240.59 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $31,240.55 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,239.51 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBEL, JO MARIE Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,238.98 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KARI Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $31,238.13 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, JORDAN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,238.03 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EILERS, DENISE E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,238.00 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAULA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,237.59 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VERDE, MARY E Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $31,237.50 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANNA, NICOLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,237.18 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LASCO, JACQUELINE N Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,237.18 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSEVELT, ADINA H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,237.10 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILI, RONALD A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,237.06 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAN, THOMAS M Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $31,237.04 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, ARLENE J Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,237.00 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO, CHRISTINA R Employer name Greene County Amount $31,236.85 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPPINO, MARCUS J Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,236.80 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHMANN, ANDREAS Y Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $31,236.16 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $31,236.15 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRER, SEAN D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,236.14 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, SAMANTHA Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $31,235.65 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURA, YOLANDA Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $31,235.64 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, LEE K Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $31,234.90 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARSKI, KENDRA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,234.71 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITAGLIANO, MICHELE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,234.34 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTE, RYAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,234.23 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBERG, GORDON C, JR Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $31,234.20 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDATO, SHARI L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $31,234.13 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZON, ANGELA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,234.07 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $31,234.04 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANCHELLI, CASEY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,233.90 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOUR, AMANDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,233.81 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, LAUREN D Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $31,233.27 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBB, RICHARD L Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,233.14 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, ELLEN D Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,232.43 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,232.18 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHERIE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,232.11 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, IAN M Employer name Town of Vernon Amount $31,232.00 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, THERESA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,231.93 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROCELLI, LISA A Employer name Education Department Amount $31,231.80 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABANOS, DIANE M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $31,231.72 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACHETTI, CHRISTINE L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,231.53 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, MARIA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,231.34 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINOTTI, SHANNON L Employer name Erie County Amount $31,231.33 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, MARYAM S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,230.82 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERSTEIN, JANET L Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $31,230.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,230.42 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, JAMES M Employer name Washington County Amount $31,230.39 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JONATHAN J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,229.95 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, CAITLIN Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $31,229.85 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, PATRICIA A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $31,229.70 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTENSEN, ANNE K Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $31,229.63 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, COURTENAY Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,228.70 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, TYQUAN G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,228.66 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOGNA, STEVEN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,228.23 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHKIN, MERLE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $31,228.08 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, JOHN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,228.03 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, PATRICIA F Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $31,227.94 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, HALEY B Employer name Madison County Amount $31,227.92 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADNOCK, DENISE P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $31,227.92 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEBAS, ROXANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $31,227.27 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GINA M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $31,226.70 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, MARCY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,226.63 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, CHERI L Employer name Erie County Amount $31,226.61 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH W Employer name Highland CSD Amount $31,226.19 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, TODD C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $31,225.87 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNLEY, DE MARIO T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,225.72 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCSKA, JUDY C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,225.37 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEARD, MICHELLE M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $31,225.04 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, EDDIE A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $31,224.42 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKANSON, ERIC W Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $31,224.35 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLUS, THERESA G Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,224.03 Date 10/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIKOSH, MICHAEL T Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,223.81 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARD, ANNETTE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,223.81 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, DEBRA A Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $31,223.37 Date 04/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHO, LINDA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,223.33 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILWAIN, MARLENE A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $31,223.32 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, KATHY M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $31,223.10 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNKER, DAVID M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $31,222.84 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMIEL, TRACY A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,222.75 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNICHARICO, SANDRA J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $31,222.64 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, RONALD J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,222.18 Date 03/05/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, CLIFFORD D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,221.90 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE-KNEWSTUB, CHEYENNE Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,221.43 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, EAMONN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,221.26 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, JONATHAN B Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $31,221.20 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System