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 SHADE, GRACE M Employer name Town of Waterloo Amount $30,889.81 Date 07/10/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, STEPHANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,889.70 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVAZINSKI, MARY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,889.35 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, SARAH E Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,889.27 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECUYER, JASON W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,888.86 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYMAN, JACK P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $30,888.66 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLEGRAND, MARC M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $30,888.56 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINGA, RANDY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,888.55 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTE, ADRIENNE J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $30,888.15 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $30,888.15 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMERON, DINORA Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $30,887.48 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROPANI, YANYU Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,887.43 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, MARK A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,887.28 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCINI, JOSEPH Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,886.40 Date 04/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANHAKE, ROY A Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $30,886.14 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, JENNIFER K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,885.91 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTIN CHECCHI, NANCY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,885.51 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDWID, NICHOLAS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,884.74 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPIE, WILLIAM B Employer name City of Utica Amount $30,883.90 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEDORF, MARC A Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $30,883.72 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SUSAN C Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $30,883.72 Date 02/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LAURA J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $30,883.19 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JO-ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $30,882.88 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, DONNA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,882.66 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LAURIE A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,882.66 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, SHAWN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $30,882.60 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, MANETTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $30,882.29 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLBRENNER, NICOLE L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,881.87 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, SUKHJINDER Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $30,881.31 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BARBARA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,881.25 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCYCK, GERALD M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,880.93 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, PEIZHEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,880.80 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KIM Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,880.74 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCK, CYNTHIA J Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $30,880.30 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WALKINO N Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,879.94 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAJDOFER, LINDSAY M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $30,879.94 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMO, VICTORIA Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $30,879.26 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, MARGARET Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,879.02 Date 01/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAROWICZ, ALICJA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,878.59 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIES, LARAINE R Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $30,877.78 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DEBORAH C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,877.55 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARINCI, MARIA R Employer name Erie County Amount $30,877.43 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, MICHAEL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,877.20 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PHYLLIS L Employer name Essex County Amount $30,876.48 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILCHEY, ROBIN J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $30,876.30 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $30,876.26 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALT, ROSEMARY A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $30,875.59 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDON, BELEN A Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $30,875.57 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $30,875.53 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, CHELSI G Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,875.27 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,875.26 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,875.25 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLINKA, TANYA Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $30,875.22 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG-SAAVEDRA, GLORIA D Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,875.20 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MASCIO, JENNIFER Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,875.05 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH-MARTAK, TRACI A, MS Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,874.54 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, WILLIAM A Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,874.31 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JAMES D Employer name Morris CSD Amount $30,873.52 Date 01/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GLENN J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $30,873.50 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LUCILLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,873.50 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPRANO, KENNETH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $30,873.40 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, KAREN L Employer name Warren County Amount $30,873.13 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATELLE, BERNADETTE M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $30,873.10 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JOHANNA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $30,872.97 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, KARL R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,872.92 Date 07/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, KERI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,872.75 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Naples CSD Amount $30,872.71 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFIELD, SUSAN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,872.56 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, BERNARD R Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $30,872.53 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARGARET E Employer name City of Utica Amount $30,872.14 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZKIRAL, YAYRA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $30,871.97 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSE, SARAH L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $30,871.80 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, MARTHA J Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $30,870.56 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICOLA, AMY L Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $30,870.28 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHRBERG, JOANNE T Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $30,870.28 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, LAUREL A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,870.27 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, BAMBI L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,870.17 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, DINA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,869.60 Date 06/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, JANET E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,869.13 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOY, MICHAEL H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,868.59 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROG, BARBARA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,868.27 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUGHER, ANDREW S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,868.06 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, MELISSA C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $30,867.79 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, KEVIN J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,867.68 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JENNIFER J Employer name Broome County Amount $30,867.31 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MARY ELIZABETH F Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $30,866.97 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, THOMAS D Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,866.67 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHONDL S Employer name Erie County Amount $30,866.22 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRITT K Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,866.05 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TANYA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,866.05 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAUGH, ERIC J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,865.92 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRESTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $30,865.79 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFT, VICTORIA E Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,865.38 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANCK, BRIAN M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $30,865.03 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, AMANDA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,865.01 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, TINA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $30,864.80 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JAIMIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,864.76 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANKER, CHERRIL K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,864.50 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DEANNA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,864.40 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPKA, DENISE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,864.00 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System