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 KNOUT, MIKAL J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,840.80 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JACQUELYN J Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $30,840.61 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Greene County Amount $30,840.49 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, MARIA Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $30,839.99 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNICE, KATIE Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $30,839.70 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPING, LAURA C Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $30,838.85 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLYMORE, HENDERSON D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $30,838.84 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ELLSWORTH S Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $30,838.56 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMARK, KAREN L Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $30,838.37 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, MARIELLA Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $30,838.33 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNONE, ANNMARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,838.19 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAHAN, ELENA D Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,838.10 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MADELINE A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,838.10 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MILTON J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $30,837.95 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, THOMAS J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,837.92 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHE, CYNTHIA F Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $30,837.60 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, DONNA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,837.47 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, RONALD H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,837.44 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, INDIA J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $30,836.93 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, LEONARD D Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,836.44 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITTI, ELIZABETH M Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $30,836.40 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, AMANDA J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $30,835.80 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, STEVEN B Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $30,835.56 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARDINO, KATHY Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,835.49 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LISLE, SUMMER D Employer name Broome County Amount $30,835.43 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, LEI F Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $30,835.00 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $30,835.00 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, SHARON A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,834.93 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, KEVIN B Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $30,834.35 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVAO, PAMELA J Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $30,834.02 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZADA, HECTOR M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $30,833.96 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, MICHAEL R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,833.71 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,833.68 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPPATORE, LEANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $30,833.38 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, PAUL G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,832.80 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDEN, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,832.66 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHRISTINE L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,832.53 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KERANE D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $30,832.37 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $30,832.36 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOERELL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,831.47 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANIK, MARY ANN Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,831.40 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMFORT, JODY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,831.32 Date 10/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENAY, ERICA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,830.96 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,830.03 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZA, CINDY TERESA Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,830.01 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, TAMMY L Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $30,829.92 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JOAN M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $30,829.44 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYTHE, JOSEPH L Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $30,829.35 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMICK, KEVIN S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,828.86 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAUL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,828.49 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, DAMAR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,828.47 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, DONALD O Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $30,828.37 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BEAU, CHRISTINE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,828.18 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACIUSKA, SYNTHIA A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $30,828.16 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMZA, MARY ANN Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $30,827.30 Date 06/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, KATHRYN J Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $30,827.26 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, MIGUEL A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $30,827.15 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MEZZA, NICOLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,827.03 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, CARMELLA M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,826.60 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,825.80 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JACQUES L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,825.63 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $30,825.41 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, EUGENE P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,825.34 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARY, DAVID M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $30,825.07 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ELLEN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,824.82 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLASTRO, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,824.82 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMPIO, KATHERINE K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,824.61 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, DIKRA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,824.18 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, JOHN L Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $30,823.80 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, LYNNE A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $30,823.62 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, NICHOLAS R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $30,822.76 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JASON A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $30,822.61 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MAUREEN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $30,822.61 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, AARON B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,822.28 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, RICHARD N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $30,821.94 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Amount $30,821.68 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VER VALIN, TRACY D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $30,821.54 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, DEANNA KAI Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $30,821.50 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, GLORIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $30,821.44 Date 02/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAHAN, GREGORY M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $30,821.37 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEE, JOHN F, III Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,820.62 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, TSILA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,820.39 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CARRIE L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $30,820.26 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, REGINA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,820.20 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, JUDY A Employer name Town of Madrid Amount $30,820.10 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ROBERT B Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,819.92 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERE, TINA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,819.88 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTIC, SANDRA A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $30,819.79 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNAKA, CAROL Employer name Schuyler County Amount $30,818.23 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEL, KRISTINA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,818.19 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, ROHAN O Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,817.16 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, YVONNE D Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $30,817.00 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLIN, JUANITA Employer name Erie County Amount $30,815.93 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBRES, JOLINES Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,815.88 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLARD, TODD L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,815.01 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, JEREMY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,814.44 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DAVID L Employer name Erie County Amount $30,814.39 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TERRANCE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,814.33 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLINO, BONNIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,813.33 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSNO, CAROL A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $30,813.09 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System