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 PHILLIP, LAURIS A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $31,095.33 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAMORE, TRACY L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,095.30 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, KRISTY L Employer name Washington County Amount $31,095.30 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUM, AMY JO M Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $31,095.25 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKMAN, DONA M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $31,095.23 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, KATHERINE M Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $31,095.00 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SAGE, TODD A Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $31,093.75 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNUM, DEBORAH A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,093.46 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIB, BARIZA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,093.15 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZA, RONALD P Employer name Village of Fonda Amount $31,093.00 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERE, FLORENCE M Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $31,092.72 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, WILLIAM P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $31,092.65 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTLE, JANICE F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,092.43 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MITCHELL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $31,092.40 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $31,092.34 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, MAUREEN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,091.83 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, MADELINE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,091.33 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, TERESA J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,091.24 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIELLE A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $31,090.97 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, SHELLY E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $31,090.76 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KAREN F Employer name Warren County Amount $31,090.70 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, PATRICIA G Employer name Warren County Amount $31,090.68 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, DIANA E Employer name Warren County Amount $31,090.58 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSINO, LORRIE L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $31,090.46 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,090.35 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, DENILSON Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $31,090.27 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, CHERYL L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,089.59 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERESE, KIMBERLY ANN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,089.53 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, AARON T Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,089.34 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, ERIN E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $31,089.32 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MARK S Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,089.25 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KELLIE B Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $31,089.16 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, NANCY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $31,089.14 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MAGIONA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,088.53 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWELSKI, EVE L Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $31,088.28 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, CHARLENE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $31,087.62 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON DEESTEN, ANDREW P Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $31,087.57 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULARZ, DANIEL J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,087.11 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,086.95 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORES, DIANA M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $31,086.84 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, KRISTIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,086.60 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGIACOMO, ANTHONY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,086.40 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, JONATHAN D Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $31,086.34 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $31,085.97 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRANBUHL, DEBORAH K Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $31,085.96 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, ZACHARY H Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $31,085.69 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK-ANDERSON, HEATHER A Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,085.63 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, EDWARD J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,085.60 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CARL A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $31,085.22 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RAYMOND Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,084.90 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, GAIL A Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,084.33 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $31,084.22 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany County Amount $31,083.94 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISETTE, LAUREL E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,083.94 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NANCY M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $31,083.70 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KATHIE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $31,083.50 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, CALVIN M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,082.04 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUO, JIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,081.95 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCQUYT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $31,081.91 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, MICHELLE L Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $31,081.69 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, DANIEL J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $31,081.06 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWANICH, ELIZABETH K Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $31,080.95 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONLEA, MICHELLE R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $31,080.83 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGANIER, JOSEPH P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $31,080.81 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ALLYSON M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $31,080.40 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BRETT J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $31,080.20 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINSKI, DIANE Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $31,080.00 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVES, ALICIA M Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $31,079.92 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, MARCIA E Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $31,079.73 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCHILY, TAMMY L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $31,079.37 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, RONALD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $31,079.37 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSEN, BRIAN P Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $31,078.82 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, SUSAN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,078.82 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JEANNA E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $31,078.45 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHAUNA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $31,078.30 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, MARSHA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,078.16 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TRAVIS R Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $31,077.82 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARY F Employer name Corning Community College Amount $31,077.65 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORTY, DONALD N Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,077.57 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PRUDENCE A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $31,077.49 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, LISA M Employer name Warren County Amount $31,077.41 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ORLEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,077.37 Date 11/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $31,077.21 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JEANETTE Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $31,077.16 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTIN, JEAN D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $31,077.06 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFANO, ROBERT J Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $31,077.04 Date 07/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, GEORGE M, JR Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,076.92 Date 11/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, MATTHEW J Employer name Essex County Amount $31,076.40 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZAK, KIM M Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $31,075.62 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, RACHAEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,075.30 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCES, WENDY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,075.25 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, ELIZA A R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $31,075.18 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JILL N Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $31,075.09 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEZIULA, MARK J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $31,074.88 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, JOHN P Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,074.61 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $31,074.52 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNS, KIM M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $31,073.52 Date 02/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, JULIE M Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,073.49 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,073.34 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGHT, KIMBERLY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $31,073.24 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System