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 BRETTHAUER, COURTNEY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,444.38 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, JAMES E Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $30,444.33 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DITZ, LORI A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $30,444.12 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZANO, JANIE K Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,443.61 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARA, PAULA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,443.40 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECEI, CORY R Employer name Erie County Amount $30,443.38 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, STEPHANIE A Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,443.38 Date 10/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANTERPOOL, RUDY Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,443.37 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREADWAY, CHRIS J Employer name Village of Bloomfield Amount $30,443.25 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ERIC S Employer name Canton CSD Amount $30,443.00 Date 06/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEISL, ELIZABETH L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $30,442.98 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JULIE E Employer name Oneida Housing Authority Amount $30,442.62 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, LARRY M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,442.57 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-MC NEAL, TONEA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,442.57 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLISTER, HEATHER M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $30,442.44 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPENA, GAIL E Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $30,442.35 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTERFIELD, NICHOLAS A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $30,442.19 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, REGINA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,442.12 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,442.11 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORD, VICKY A Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,441.89 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, DONNA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,441.88 Date 11/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERS, DEBRA E Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $30,441.60 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,441.51 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STEPHEN M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,441.51 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MEGHAN A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $30,441.22 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, AGNES S Employer name City of Norwich Amount $30,441.17 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, WANDA I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,441.06 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATE, MICHELE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $30,440.91 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCHE, RAYMOND Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,440.68 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDELL, DANE W Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $30,439.52 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RANADA L S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,439.24 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JANE R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,439.22 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, BRENDA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,438.79 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRENDA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $30,438.49 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, BRIAN L Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $30,438.47 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIER, THERESA L Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $30,437.98 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,437.98 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SALLY Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $30,437.62 Date 03/31/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, MIGUEL A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $30,437.62 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, LEEANNE R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $30,437.05 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANN, LINDSAY M Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $30,436.88 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACCIOTTI, RICHARD J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $30,436.09 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVACK, JOYCE E Employer name Akron CSD Amount $30,436.03 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, TANIA L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $30,436.03 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, RICHARD E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,436.00 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGUANNO, BETH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,435.98 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, KIM R Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $30,435.73 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, RICHARD C Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $30,435.72 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTORCIA, TRAVIS L Employer name Village of Deferiet Amount $30,435.62 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHANEKA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,435.45 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, SHEDONNA L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $30,435.40 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRILEY, BARBARA J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $30,435.31 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULANTO, KEVIN Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $30,434.79 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBROUCK, BRIAN SCOTT, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $30,434.74 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAEZ, AMILBIA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,434.60 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARIS, ANNETTE L Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $30,434.37 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, ALEJANDRO L Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $30,434.11 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONIS, JONI M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $30,434.05 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,433.92 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALITSOS, DIANE T Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $30,433.54 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, LINDA A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $30,433.53 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRITZ, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $30,433.52 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHM, LAURA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $30,433.16 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, LA DORIS Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,433.13 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, BARBARA G Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,433.10 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSBACH, WILLIAM A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $30,432.91 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, ELIZABETH L Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $30,432.56 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, ERIN J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $30,432.49 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, HELEN K Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $30,432.48 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $30,432.14 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JEROME Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,431.93 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SORRENTO, MARK Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,431.83 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, QIANA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,431.82 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMBO, STEPHEN J Employer name Keene CSD Amount $30,431.61 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, SARAH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,431.58 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, VICTORIA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,431.43 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $30,431.22 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, JAYNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $30,430.96 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADWELL, HAYWOOD P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,430.92 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DARNELL M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,430.75 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, JORDAN E Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $30,430.58 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, CHARLENE D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $30,430.26 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, TERRY J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $30,430.00 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JARED R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $30,429.90 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOROTHY L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $30,429.63 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MATTHEW S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,429.57 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBMANN, MARCIA L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,429.53 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, ANNE Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $30,429.45 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, BARRY D Employer name Department of State Amount $30,429.38 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCOWITZ, DOUGLAS P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,429.26 Date 11/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JARED M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,429.25 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAINE, SHAWNA K Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,428.93 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFTS, JOHN T Employer name Village of Round Lake Amount $30,428.75 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LYNN A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,428.62 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSIER, KELLY L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $30,428.35 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, ROBERT A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,427.66 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, AMBER R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,427.34 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEAU, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $30,427.29 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, LATASHA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,427.02 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORA, DEBORAH Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,427.01 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System