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 MADRIGAL, CARLOS A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,648.46 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENT, SUSAN T Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $30,648.39 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEARING, NOYVADA Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $30,648.34 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCIAGA, ELIZABETH Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,647.88 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, JASMINE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,647.88 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, DENISE A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,647.74 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGNI, DOMANIE A Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $30,647.08 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, JEAN E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,646.28 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JASON Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,646.25 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAINTENON, JESSICA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,646.17 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERICO, JENNIFER J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,645.87 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MARK W Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $30,645.85 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DYLAN M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,645.45 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BARBARA Employer name Eden CSD Amount $30,645.26 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, JAMES W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,645.08 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANCA, SUSAN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,644.72 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAGE, ALICE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,644.29 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, YANQING Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,643.83 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARCHETTA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,643.72 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOEL L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $30,643.51 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ESTHER M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,643.40 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIANO, CONNIE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $30,643.12 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOONE, RITA D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,642.88 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERS, ANNETTE M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,642.80 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, KEISHLA J Employer name Erie County Amount $30,642.14 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGAR, MICHELLE M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $30,641.95 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARIGA, IRENE N Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,641.86 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYSUK, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $30,641.52 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREDWAY, REBECCA J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $30,641.16 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, DENISE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,641.12 Date 07/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, GILDA G Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $30,641.05 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALL, BRENDA L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $30,640.94 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMONE, MICHAEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,640.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KEVIN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,640.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SHAMEEK M Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,640.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGUE, LEWIS B Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,639.97 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBO, ANN MARIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,639.65 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, MITCHELL R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $30,639.61 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTE, DENISE C Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,638.40 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $30,637.57 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGE, DEBRA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $30,637.25 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, MARIJANE Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $30,637.16 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICHILLI, LOUIS E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $30,636.71 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PAMELA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $30,636.30 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACLYN O Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $30,636.28 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GRACE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,636.07 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DONALD E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,635.41 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, DONNAJEAN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,635.08 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, ALLISON H Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $30,634.40 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELYSER, JODIE L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $30,634.36 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, CHARLES A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $30,634.10 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $30,633.72 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRINCE, TAMISHA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $30,633.45 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLING, CAROL S Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,633.36 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $30,633.35 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAUL M Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,633.06 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERIKA, BEANBAG Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $30,632.97 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALES, PENNY L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $30,632.96 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $30,632.41 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTEN, TONI M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,632.13 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MICHELLE K Employer name Barker CSD Amount $30,631.83 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARAMILLO, LIGIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,631.05 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, ERIN R Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $30,631.04 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMER, OLIVIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,631.03 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, WAYNE R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $30,630.65 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCHINO, RANDI Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,629.50 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, IVEY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,629.49 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, KELLY M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $30,628.40 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDZ, MARIA F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,628.39 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $30,627.92 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, MARGARET M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $30,627.82 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, JAMES W, JR Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $30,627.55 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, PARRISH L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $30,627.45 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANCEWICZ, BRENDA S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,626.87 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY ANN J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,626.68 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIN, STEVEN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $30,625.98 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMOND, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,625.88 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,625.40 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, JACQUELINE D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,625.20 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $30,624.74 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATELLI, KAROLINE M Employer name Broome County Amount $30,624.59 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, NADEGE Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,624.48 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSARDO, LINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,623.35 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURE, RHONDA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,622.92 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, LAWRENCE K Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,622.64 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, MICHAEL C Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $30,622.40 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, JEFFREY S Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $30,622.18 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMER, DOUGLAS K Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $30,621.01 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPFEL, CHRISTINE E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $30,620.82 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSWORTH, JAMES E Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $30,620.72 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEMAN, NANCY Y Employer name Orange County Amount $30,620.72 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,620.68 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, CORIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,620.53 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, TYRON R Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $30,620.46 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADEN, JAMES O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,620.38 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHNES, JUANITA Employer name Yates County Amount $30,620.32 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINDAR, JOYCE G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $30,620.12 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LEEMARIE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,619.93 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMERT, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,619.90 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWNIE, JACQUELINE C Employer name Erie County Amount $30,619.63 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System