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 HUSSEY, MARY D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,216.03 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANTHONY B Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $30,215.98 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, NANCY M Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $30,215.70 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARVIN, JONATHAN D Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $30,215.46 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, JOHN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,215.44 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINOPOLI, ANTHONY P Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $30,215.21 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPLON, MIRIAM L Employer name Education Department Amount $30,215.17 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANS, NAOMI Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,215.11 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, HAROLD F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,215.10 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORT, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,214.43 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, SUSAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,214.27 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOPELITIS, DIANE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $30,213.50 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLWORTH, LINDA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $30,213.31 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MARCELLA M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $30,213.07 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MARY A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $30,212.87 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $30,212.59 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIN, CHRISTINA Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,212.51 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LINDA S Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $30,212.12 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, LONI R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,211.74 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTSINADELIS, ROY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,211.59 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELL, NANCY B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,211.34 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELAN, RAJINDER L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,211.08 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $30,210.92 Date 01/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, MATTHEW L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $30,210.50 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,209.54 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JULIA A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,208.50 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, THERESA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,208.45 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LALLO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $30,208.33 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, AGNES E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $30,208.17 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, GAYLE W Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $30,208.10 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $30,208.05 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, BYRON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $30,208.04 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPACK, STACY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,207.80 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, MARK D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $30,207.44 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUZINSKI, GRACE G Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $30,207.38 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENZ, KAREN M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $30,207.30 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLTRETTER, GAYE I Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $30,206.93 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUPP, ERICA H Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,206.82 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, ANDREW L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,206.67 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ARELYS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,206.37 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTUOSO, MARIBEL Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,206.15 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, TINA M Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $30,205.70 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, CHRISTINE V Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $30,205.59 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWNIE, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $30,205.52 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGABAR, LYNNE S Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $30,205.41 Date 01/25/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAEDER, LORI A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $30,205.27 Date 03/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STACYANN N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,205.25 Date 09/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU RUSSEL, JO ANN Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,205.15 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANI, DONNA MARIE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,205.15 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECHA, JOANN Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,205.15 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIKOSKI, ERIK J Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,204.90 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, STACY L Employer name Crandall Library Amount $30,204.34 Date 02/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALON, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,203.96 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO, GEORGINA Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $30,203.81 Date 07/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, KATHERINE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,203.60 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDHORN, KAREN K Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $30,203.50 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUINICKY, CAROLINE D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,203.48 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $30,202.72 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SIXFREDO Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $30,202.50 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, KELLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,202.23 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAULA, JASMINE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,202.15 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI VECCHI, DAKOTA C Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $30,201.98 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROW, JOHANNA R Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $30,201.85 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $30,201.79 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JAQUAY Employer name Albany County Amount $30,200.84 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, MONICA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,200.66 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, STEPHANIE T Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $30,200.33 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, CASSANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,200.09 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTZER, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,199.90 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKIELNIAK, MARIANNE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,199.89 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, WILLIAM H Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,199.88 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, TONYE C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,199.53 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, KRISTIN A Employer name Town of Kortright Amount $30,199.46 Date 05/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBO, ANDREA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,199.22 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, ROBIN J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $30,198.81 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJDASZ, ROBIN A Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $30,198.76 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, SUSAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,198.71 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, BEVERLY E Employer name Erie County Amount $30,198.49 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCIK, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,198.12 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYEMBE, SHARON L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,197.82 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, MACKENZIE L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $30,197.76 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, KATIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,197.56 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWELL, TAVIA K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $30,197.27 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNEND, VICKI D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $30,196.57 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, CRISTIAN Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $30,196.32 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERLEY, GLENN A Employer name Town of Humphrey Amount $30,195.48 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CASSANDRA D Employer name Orleans County Amount $30,195.43 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOURI, BEVERLY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,195.02 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKER, CAROL A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,194.97 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRECHT, LISA C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $30,194.90 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOTHERS, ESTHER D Employer name Erie County Amount $30,194.26 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,194.23 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PENELOPE M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $30,194.06 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, SALLY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,193.98 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGIORNO, JILLIAN M Employer name Orleans County Amount $30,193.88 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, RUT N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,193.86 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $30,193.81 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, DEBORAH M Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $30,193.19 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, RASHAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,192.83 Date 05/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIER, MARA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,192.52 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System