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 DEANJOU, DEBERA M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,556.32 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHUT, SANDRA M Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $30,556.26 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKMON, TAMMY L Employer name Cortland Free Library Amount $30,556.26 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPOLILLO, BRIDGET M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,556.25 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, TAMMY Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $30,556.17 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,555.56 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINSTACK, GARY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,555.51 Date 05/31/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, FREDERICK J Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,555.41 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, JOEL E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $30,555.38 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLONS, SHARA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $30,555.18 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIS, HEATH M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,555.06 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, GEORGE Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,555.06 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUDO, CRISTINA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,555.00 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNER, KRISTINA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,554.73 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KIMBERLY L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $30,554.69 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNARINO, MOLLY M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $30,554.32 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYFUS, KENNETH W Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $30,554.22 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAANSEN, ROBERT I Employer name Marion CSD Amount $30,554.12 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JANET E Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $30,554.11 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTEDANAGIC, DZEJLANA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,554.01 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, TREVOR T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,553.60 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, LAURA S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,553.45 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, DAMIANA C Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $30,553.25 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMAN, MARSHALL W Employer name Broome County Amount $30,553.16 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, JEAN ALMONORD CHOUTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,553.13 Date 12/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHERRY L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $30,553.12 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULKERSON, DYLAN R Employer name Village of Adams Amount $30,552.89 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, EDWARD D, JR Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,552.40 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRACANE, JENNA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,552.07 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, CONNIE S Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $30,552.04 Date 03/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $30,552.00 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIVIO, EILEEN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,551.92 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBURY, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,551.58 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, JERILYN K, MRS Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $30,550.68 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JAMES L Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $30,550.25 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITHIER, ROSA A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $30,550.13 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $30,550.09 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINGARDNER, RANDY Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $30,550.00 Date 02/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAIFE, BETSY ANNE Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $30,549.69 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, WILLIAM C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $30,549.65 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, STEVEN A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,549.61 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARIANA C Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $30,549.32 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUPP, SCOTT D Employer name Village of Owego Amount $30,549.28 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HEATHER Employer name Broome County Amount $30,549.25 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSKE, NANCY Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,548.21 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SHEVOHN N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,548.14 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, KYLE C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,548.06 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, AUDREY V Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $30,548.05 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWSER, MICHELLE Employer name Washington County Amount $30,548.04 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, MARK A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,547.96 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS J Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $30,547.91 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOL, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $30,547.61 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZO, CAROLINE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $30,547.35 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLEMA, KAREN A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,547.10 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNQUE, GINA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $30,547.02 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, BRUCE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,546.79 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKLEY, SHANNON R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,546.71 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, SANDRA L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $30,546.54 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, THERESA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,546.24 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHDAN, SHAREEF K Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $30,546.11 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGRESITS, TAMARA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,546.05 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, PHILIP M Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $30,545.68 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHART, LAURIE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,545.40 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, COREY F Employer name Village of Forestville Amount $30,545.39 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LISA C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,544.74 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, HAROLD A Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,544.68 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, DONALD J, III Employer name Ulster County Amount $30,544.43 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAMETTRIA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,543.60 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, LISA M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $30,543.21 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CORINNE C Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,543.03 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, SANDRA I Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,542.95 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFLER, SARAH K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,542.89 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIERTO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,542.83 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS-THOMAS, LISA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,542.56 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELL, MEGAN E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $30,542.56 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENCE, JESSICA C Employer name Broome County Amount $30,542.47 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOS, MARILYN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,542.24 Date 08/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSLANDER, EDWARD D Employer name Erie County Amount $30,542.01 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIOTTO, GORDON M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,541.95 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETTERICH, MARY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,541.86 Date 03/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHENBACH, BRIAN Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $30,541.86 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBIGER, JODY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,541.82 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, SYDNEY Y Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $30,541.51 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, ANA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,541.22 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, SARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,541.14 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZUSZKIEWICZ, JOEL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,540.78 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ANGELA N Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $30,539.94 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, CAROLINE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $30,539.39 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERZEE, DUSTIN L Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $30,539.36 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, TERENCE G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $30,538.99 Date 11/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINKE, MAUREEN A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,538.94 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, ERIK P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $30,538.75 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BONNIE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $30,538.59 Date 10/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVINS, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $30,538.50 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVSEY, MICHAEL K Employer name Erie County Amount $30,538.37 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZELBERGER, DARLENE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $30,537.66 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LORI A Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $30,537.10 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHENY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,536.50 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, SUSAN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $30,536.05 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANICE E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,536.00 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System