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 WHITE-PHILLIPS, MANDY M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $30,338.79 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASACCO, DIANNE A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $30,338.30 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, DOUGLAS G Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,338.12 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC SWAN, JOANNE Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,338.08 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDO, VIRGINIA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,337.48 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $30,337.48 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRUISH, NICHOLE L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,336.93 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, JULIE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,336.67 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTINI, MELISSA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $30,336.18 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, TERRIE W Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $30,335.86 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, VENERINE O Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $30,335.65 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, SALLY Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $30,335.22 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, DANIEL T Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,335.15 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, DEBRA J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,334.52 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, CLARA E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,334.32 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ROBERT B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,333.96 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SHEILA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,333.45 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRENTINO, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,333.24 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANGELA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,333.08 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MAUREEN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,332.70 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMLEY, MELINDA T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,332.27 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WAYNE E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $30,332.04 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, JENNIFER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,330.88 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPO, MATTHEW K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,330.87 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, SARAH J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,330.71 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MICHAEL L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,330.70 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIOSA, MARIA A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $30,330.40 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, LESLEY L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $30,330.20 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPFERL, SHEENA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,329.89 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONIS, PAUL F Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $30,329.85 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSETO, VINCENZA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,329.70 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KALA U Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $30,328.61 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRUVENGADUM KRISHNASWANY, ARVI Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $30,328.20 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,327.61 Date 06/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROBA, CHELSEY M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,327.58 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DAWN M Employer name Washington County Amount $30,327.26 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, CARRIE L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $30,326.96 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LINDA B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,326.64 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGHTON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,326.52 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, SUSAN N Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,326.52 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIER, WILLIAM B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $30,326.25 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, RACHEL S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,326.18 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JESSIE L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $30,326.18 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRIO, JORDAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,326.01 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, MARIANNE T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,326.00 Date 11/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BENJAMIN W Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $30,325.95 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIM, NANCY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,325.71 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVO, TINA M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $30,325.54 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMMELL, SHAYLA P Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $30,325.49 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM H, IV Employer name Essex County Amount $30,325.20 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOULTS, SARAH E Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,325.13 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,325.00 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, ANTHONY R Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $30,324.71 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,324.68 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, MICHELLE N Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $30,324.58 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, DAVID M Employer name Town of Bradford Amount $30,324.00 Date 01/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, CASSANDRA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,323.66 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDA, BRUCE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.41 Date 01/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, LOUISE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.34 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.32 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BRENDA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.31 Date 04/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SHANNON E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.31 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCHKE, ANDREW T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.30 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERPOOL-JOHNSON, TALIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.30 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SARAH R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.29 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, VICKIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.28 Date 02/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, TAMMY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.28 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.28 Date 01/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.28 Date 01/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, SHARON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.26 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.26 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JAMES J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.26 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFRE, MAXIMILIAN V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.26 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, ROBERT D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.21 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATICE, TAMMY R Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $30,323.17 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIN, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,323.15 Date 03/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, IRIS Z Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,323.10 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, DAVID A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $30,322.65 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $30,322.46 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, MARIA C Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $30,321.92 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDRUPEL, MATTHEW R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,321.84 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMAN, STACEY B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $30,321.70 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, LINDA L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,321.13 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, CAROLYN M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $30,321.08 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKHAYLYUK, VOLODYMYR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,320.68 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, HEATHER R Employer name Village of Avon Amount $30,320.23 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, ANTHONY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,319.68 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, NARENDRA Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,319.67 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CARLA J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $30,319.65 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CARMELA K Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,319.29 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRO, ANTHONY M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $30,319.22 Date 10/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEAL, LYNETTE M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,319.21 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, TAMI R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,319.19 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALNERO, SHARI A Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $30,318.97 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, ALAN D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $30,318.83 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DANIELS, KATHRYN L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $30,318.76 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DAWN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,318.69 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAELY, JACQUELINE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $30,318.60 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CARMELA R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $30,318.53 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TRACY R Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $30,318.23 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System