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 FARNHAM, DORA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,662.81 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, ANTOINETTE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,662.43 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, JOSEPH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,662.19 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVAIA, NATALE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $30,662.19 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, VASHTI E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,661.86 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, AGNES Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,661.47 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, HEIDI E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $30,661.32 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, LORRAINE A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $30,661.29 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ARTHUR, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $30,661.10 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDYKE, JUSTIN K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $30,661.07 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, HONGFENG Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $30,660.98 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTRA, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,660.51 Date 07/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KRISTIN E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,659.92 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELADO, GRISELDA M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $30,659.90 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARBIA, JANICE M Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $30,659.65 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, JUDITH C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $30,659.25 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, GUANGHONG Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,659.24 Date 09/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, KATHRYN T Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $30,659.18 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDS, CHARISSE C Employer name Education Department Amount $30,659.00 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, DIANA M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,658.67 Date 10/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLNAT, NATALIE J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,658.34 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, BARBARA J Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $30,658.32 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, JULIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,657.92 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, CLAIRE V Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $30,657.44 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-PATTERSON, LYNNLIETH C Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $30,657.31 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKOVICS, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,657.28 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, KATHLEEN A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $30,657.17 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGO, MICHELE M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $30,657.13 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, STEVEN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,657.13 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,656.90 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, RHONDA M Employer name Department of State Amount $30,656.66 Date 11/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, LINDA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,656.50 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERLY, JASON Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,656.42 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, TODD M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $30,656.28 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURY, C DAVID Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $30,656.27 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SERINA M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $30,656.18 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, JIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,656.04 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATROWSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $30,655.78 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, TAINA L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $30,655.66 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUICON, MERCEDES Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,655.49 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXIME, EDEN Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $30,655.36 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBARELLI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $30,655.35 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, JACOB D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,655.24 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TAMMY L Employer name Education Department Amount $30,655.08 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, VALERIE J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $30,654.91 Date 02/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, JENNIFER L Employer name Albany County Amount $30,654.86 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILIBERTI, JESSICA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $30,654.70 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIDEL, LISA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,654.66 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, PAMELA S Employer name Town of Danby Amount $30,654.64 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY, BRIAN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,654.14 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, JOLYNN Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $30,654.12 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, TERRI Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,654.10 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAME, AMBER LEE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,653.98 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, KEVIN T Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $30,653.87 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBER, THOMAS C Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $30,653.86 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEDEMA, EVAN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,653.72 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RAUL M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,653.52 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, FRANKLIN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,653.50 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWITTY, DONNA Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,653.40 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONARAIN, NAITRAM Employer name Education Department Amount $30,653.30 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRECHSEL, DIANA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $30,653.29 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VICTORIA C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $30,653.27 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBST, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,652.98 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, HELENA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,652.95 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURRY, DULCIE A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $30,652.80 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SYDJEA S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $30,652.79 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, PATRICIA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $30,652.66 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, ARNOLD P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,652.50 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, TODD M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,652.49 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLILLI, SHEILA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,652.24 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, THERESA J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,652.22 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, REBECCA J Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $30,652.13 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC, ANDREW Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,651.97 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, CONGREN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,651.97 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHT, NILDA H Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,651.88 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELBY, JACOB C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,651.79 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, ANDREW O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,651.62 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELER, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,651.62 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKMAN, MEI L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,651.16 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, DEBRA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,651.12 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, JANET M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,651.12 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSON, TORIANO A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,650.95 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRZYNSKI, DAWN V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,650.36 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZAK, JAMES H T Employer name Education Department Amount $30,650.36 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, LARA M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $30,650.36 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, ANN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,650.36 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHAR, MARLENE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,650.36 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, NICOLE E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $30,650.36 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKESON, TRACI M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,650.36 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, KEYLEE R Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $30,650.03 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JOHN M Employer name Madison County Amount $30,650.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, MIA M Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $30,649.97 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AMANDA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,649.72 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROPELO, WILLIAM Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $30,649.66 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORER, JOHN M, IV Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,649.65 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEVINE, KIM M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $30,649.22 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, DEREK P Employer name Erie County Amount $30,649.20 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, PIA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $30,648.99 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, ANN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,648.98 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMUNNO, JOHN A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $30,648.67 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System