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 PADDOCK, MARK A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $31,201.84 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BETH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,201.84 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, WENDY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,201.40 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, ADRIENNE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $31,201.12 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTER, MARY LOU Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $31,201.07 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHOYIAN, LINDA M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $31,201.04 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISTMAN-OLIVER, ROBIN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,200.85 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, MATTHEW P Employer name Erie County Amount $31,200.81 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBA, TARA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,200.00 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSS, PATRICIA R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,199.62 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTIMORE, CAROL A Employer name Orange County Amount $31,199.50 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, CHARLES A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $31,199.01 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, GWENDOLYN L Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $31,198.86 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, CORINNE J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,198.85 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMUT, ELENA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $31,198.78 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, SUSAN A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $31,198.77 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEFUMO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $31,198.68 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, GINA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $31,198.55 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,198.19 Date 06/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LYNDA M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $31,198.04 Date 10/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MATTHEW L Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $31,197.82 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW B Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,197.32 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KARMEN M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $31,197.32 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELHAMER, NANCY A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $31,196.42 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOHNATHAN L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,196.25 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOO, DIANE E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $31,196.22 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JAMES B, III Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,196.19 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, JEROME Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,195.37 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUGINI, SUSAN F Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $31,195.34 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCELLA, LORETTA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $31,195.33 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKOFF, PAULA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $31,194.91 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, UMEKA C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $31,194.70 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, TORY C Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $31,194.41 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENSON, KASSONDRA S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,194.22 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, BARBARA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,194.20 Date 08/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTINS, RENEE L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $31,193.95 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, JACQUELYN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,193.93 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, MELISA L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $31,193.80 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, HOLLY M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,193.40 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, LAURA S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $31,193.07 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,192.98 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHELSAE Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,192.81 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURANO, MICHAEL A, SR Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $31,192.07 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DAVID Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $31,191.77 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEVINS, MARY T Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $31,191.76 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, KIM M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $31,191.31 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHAEL C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $31,191.04 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSHEIMER, MICHAEL G Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,190.62 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, ERICA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $31,190.61 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIVEN, SHANNON J Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,190.52 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHWRICK, TERRY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $31,190.00 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, DANIEL J Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $31,189.68 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANN, NANCY J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,189.63 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOHR, SHANNON L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,189.56 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPLOWITZ, SHAYNE L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,189.22 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AALST, JOHN H Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $31,188.63 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CONNIE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $31,188.33 Date 06/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, NICOLE M Employer name Department of State Amount $31,188.29 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFAGLIONE, SCOTT J Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $31,188.23 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, SUSAN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,188.07 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, AUDREY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,187.98 Date 11/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALBURN, NATHAN K Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $31,187.96 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, ORRIN J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,187.52 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCINSKI, TERESA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,187.18 Date 01/11/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, OSLO Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,186.84 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIA, ZACKERY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $31,186.28 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMANN, JILL A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $31,186.27 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTS, SHARON A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,185.97 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIOTOK, ROBERT F Employer name Broome County Amount $31,185.62 Date 06/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, CODY G Employer name Town of Massena Amount $31,185.54 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, MARY ANNE Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $31,185.46 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JANET C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,185.29 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, EDITHA K Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $31,185.20 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, BROCK W Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,185.16 Date 01/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGADIO, TERESITA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $31,185.09 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADWAN, DANIEL C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,184.41 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIFKA, JEFFREY M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $31,184.39 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHAR, LEAH E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,184.12 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, REBECCA F Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,184.10 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, SARAH A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,183.82 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $31,183.79 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LUIS E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $31,183.67 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, REBECCA L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $31,183.60 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, GAIL M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $31,183.60 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBOLI, WILLIAM E Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $31,183.57 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, ARTHUR S Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $31,183.37 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, ELIZABETH Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $31,183.05 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, JENNIFER E Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,182.79 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPEL, BETHANNE Employer name Town of Chatham Amount $31,182.78 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETSCHNER, AMANDA M Employer name Village of Barker Amount $31,182.73 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, SUSAN Employer name Town of Union Amount $31,182.31 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVUCCIO, GAIL E Employer name Crandall Library Amount $31,181.70 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESER, HOLLY-ANNE E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $31,180.88 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELASKO, SALLY J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $31,180.74 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSIGN, MELANIE S Employer name Homer CSD Amount $31,180.60 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIERIS, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,179.68 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASQUITH, MICHELLE D Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $31,179.54 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNOSKI, BERNARD J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $31,179.08 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, STEPHEN L Employer name Broome County Amount $31,179.01 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, MATTHEW D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,178.99 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System