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 ADAMS, DEBRA A Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $30,405.47 Date 04/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BARBARA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $30,405.36 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPINE, JOHN E, JR Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $30,405.34 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINI, ROSEMARY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,404.98 Date 07/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICANTONIO, CYNTHIA R A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,404.57 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE POFI, ERIN N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,404.07 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, ROBERT A Employer name Oswego County Amount $30,403.95 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, WILLIAM J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $30,403.94 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JOAN L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $30,403.86 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOSEPH H Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $30,403.86 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGU, ELZA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,403.80 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RANDY S Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,403.31 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DOUGLAS R Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $30,402.97 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, KORIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,402.36 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, JEFFREY R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $30,402.33 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCI, LAURA E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,402.16 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NAZEREE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,402.07 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,402.04 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRAMER, ANDREA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,402.01 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, THOMAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,401.32 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAULEY, LEA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,400.87 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BARBARA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,400.51 Date 07/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, RENEE M Employer name Corning Community College Amount $30,400.18 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $30,400.18 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, MICHELE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,400.12 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, GERALD R Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $30,399.85 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEIN, NORMA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,399.33 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, MARY E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,399.06 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDRA, GRETCHEN A Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $30,398.82 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDENSKI, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,398.41 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, TINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,398.36 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DOMINIQUE K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,398.23 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, JESSICA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,397.90 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRENDA M Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $30,397.53 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNBLUM, TRACY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,397.52 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, JUDITH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,397.49 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CLAUDIA H Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,397.45 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, NANCY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,397.35 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTRINGER, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,396.69 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, HEATHER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,396.28 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO-BURGOS, MARLENE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,396.16 Date 04/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, KENNETH B Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $30,395.75 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTZ, COLLEEN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,395.71 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOCCHETTI, LINDA M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $30,395.65 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $30,395.48 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, BONNIE L Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $30,395.38 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLODARCZYK, SHELLEY A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,395.35 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMELA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $30,395.10 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGRNETTA, LORRAINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,394.93 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSCZYNSKI, PATRICIA E Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $30,394.89 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, KATHERINE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,393.90 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKEBISH, LUCY L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $30,393.67 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, REINA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,393.49 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGRAVE, RACHEL A Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $30,393.48 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, ROSWITA M Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $30,393.42 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SHANE M Employer name Washington County Amount $30,393.22 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, RICHARD A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,392.96 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HENRY M Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $30,392.83 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ALEXANDER Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,392.69 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUSKY, ELIA M Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $30,392.64 Date 03/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPER, COREY L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,392.40 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI-YOUNG, LYDIA Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,391.99 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DIANE E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $30,391.73 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEN, JAMES E, JR Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $30,391.43 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGANOWSKI, GINGER J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $30,391.40 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVITZ, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,391.02 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,390.37 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,390.24 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDRON, NICHOLE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $30,390.21 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $30,390.20 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, LINDA J Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $30,390.00 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, KATHERINE J Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $30,389.74 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, DOUGLAS A, JR Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,389.36 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,389.20 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JACQUELYN A Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,389.08 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOELLER, JAMIE Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $30,388.85 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, PEGGY L Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,388.81 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, STACEY M Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,388.77 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RONALD A Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $30,388.74 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORBELLO, FRANCES M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $30,388.61 Date 05/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, RICHARD A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,388.59 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RACHEL M Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,388.38 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOOD, MARLENE A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,388.05 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Greene County Amount $30,387.77 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, BRIDGET A, MS Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $30,387.53 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MARK R Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $30,387.51 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NIVEN, PAUL R Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $30,387.30 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, SARAH A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $30,387.12 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, NANCY K Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $30,387.10 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DARRELL J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $30,387.00 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, SABRINA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $30,386.97 Date 04/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVE, LYNN M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $30,386.77 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, NICOLE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,386.15 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSE, ERIN E Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,385.78 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ROSE M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $30,385.64 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, MARY M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $30,385.24 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSSON, IRENE F Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $30,385.21 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL B Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $30,384.77 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSLEY, DEANNA S Employer name Town of Ellery Amount $30,384.62 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, TERESITA Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $30,384.48 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System