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 FULLER, JOAN L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $30,750.15 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXNER, MARIE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,750.12 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, GEORGE A Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $30,750.12 Date 09/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROEGER, TARA L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $30,750.03 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, GREGORY C Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $30,749.77 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, ALISON K Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $30,749.26 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMON, MEGAN L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,748.78 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETJEN, KATHLEEN G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,747.98 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LESA L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $30,747.48 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, DEBRA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,747.44 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROCHELLE F Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $30,747.21 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, WILLIAM T Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $30,747.17 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, RACHEL M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $30,747.12 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MAXWELL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,746.84 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, JENNY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,746.75 Date 11/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, BERNADETTE E Employer name Albany County Amount $30,746.71 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,746.66 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SUSAN A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $30,746.16 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, JESSICA S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $30,746.02 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHRING-BLISS, DIANE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,745.98 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, VICKI L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $30,745.96 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CAROL V Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,745.85 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTO, VICTORIA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,745.70 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, TYRONE K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $30,745.01 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ANGELA D Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,744.86 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADORET, JILL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,744.65 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOZNIAK, LAURA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,744.56 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUSTIN E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,744.42 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHELE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,744.18 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $30,743.95 Date 10/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECAZE, JONAS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,743.66 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, ANNUNZIATA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,743.55 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINEY, JO ANN M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $30,742.90 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JOSHUA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $30,742.62 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,742.56 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, SHARON Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $30,742.55 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSLEY, BRETT J Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,742.45 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, DANEDRA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,742.44 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECZKO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,741.87 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, EILEEN H Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $30,741.58 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHER, GEORGE P Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $30,740.85 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, PAMELA R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,740.60 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARCY L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $30,740.27 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOH, SUZANNE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,740.23 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEID, WAYNE P Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,739.96 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PIERRE W Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $30,739.93 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDINGTON, WENDI A Employer name Broome County Amount $30,739.84 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PAULA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,739.50 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARY G Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $30,739.47 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, TERESA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,739.36 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCARCZYK, LYNN R Employer name Erie County Amount $30,739.30 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALL, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,739.01 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, SARA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,738.91 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, DARLENE M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $30,738.70 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECHT, NORA A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $30,738.54 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, RICHARD W Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $30,738.23 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KENT F Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $30,738.09 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, THOMAS H Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $30,737.97 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSANO, JOSEPHINE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,737.95 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DANIEL B Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $30,737.89 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JULIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,737.72 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRIA, SUZANNE F Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,737.72 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, LINDA D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,737.65 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KIM M Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,737.22 Date 10/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, HOPE L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,736.44 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, JOSEPH M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $30,736.35 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, JOSELIN D Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $30,736.26 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTI, RUTH M Employer name Albany County Amount $30,736.19 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY, MIRELLA N R Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,735.94 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINSDOERFER, DIANNE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,735.73 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, GIOVANNA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,735.51 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZRO, NICOLE A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,735.48 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, DARLENE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,734.78 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, LINDA J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $30,734.63 Date 10/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELL, DONNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,734.27 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMME, SANDRA D Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $30,734.22 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, DANIEL L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,734.19 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DEBRA A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $30,733.89 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, AMY E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $30,733.53 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARI, SALOOMEH Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $30,733.47 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, THOMAS J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $30,733.46 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, STEPHEN R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $30,733.28 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARO, NICOLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,733.26 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, KATHRYNN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $30,732.76 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTINGER, HANSJORG Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $30,732.63 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKINSON, JAMES Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,731.08 Date 12/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, JAMES W Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,730.77 Date 10/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPPEL, PATRICK D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $30,730.73 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, RONALD D Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $30,730.64 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, PAMELA L Employer name Broome County Amount $30,730.53 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARRY R Employer name Victor CSD Amount $30,730.51 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESCO, JAMES A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $30,730.20 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUVISI, PHILIP L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,729.45 Date 04/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LEONARD A Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $30,729.40 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTA, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $30,729.29 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, BRIAN D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $30,729.04 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MASI, BRAIDEN L Employer name Greene County Amount $30,728.66 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, MELISSA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $30,728.40 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, JULIANNE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,728.39 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZILVA, MAUREEN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,727.67 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System