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 CLELAND, CHAD M Employer name Steuben County Amount $30,171.04 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMZA, JANET M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,170.97 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKENDORF, SHELLY Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, BRENDA J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 03/30/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ELIZABETH J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARD, LINDA K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUE, DAWN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSE, LYNNETTE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BETTINA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHARON A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROSEMARY K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, JUDY B Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MELISSA S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.33 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JENELL S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,170.31 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOUCEUR, KAREN T Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $30,169.99 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICONE, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $30,169.90 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKMAN, KAREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,169.79 Date 11/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, GREGG F Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,169.19 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CANDICE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,169.12 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BRANDY N Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $30,168.89 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYTON, DARLENE Y Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $30,168.83 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JAMES M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $30,168.55 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURACE, JEAN M Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $30,168.39 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $30,168.31 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,168.03 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNBERG, DANIEL L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $30,167.86 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEBORAH Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $30,167.64 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORB, JO ANN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,167.61 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, LORAINE L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $30,167.50 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, ELOY, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,167.43 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, JOHN A, JR Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,167.33 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, STEPHEN P Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $30,167.32 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT-WEBB, KAREN E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $30,167.17 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, JENNIFER H Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,167.07 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COURT, JESSE Employer name Village of Richfield Springs Amount $30,167.04 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALASA, SARAH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,166.94 Date 11/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER-HILL, BARBARA Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,166.92 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, BILLEE A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,166.64 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DANIELLE Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $30,166.50 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KATHY Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $30,165.91 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALAY, JENNIFER E Employer name Orleans County Amount $30,165.60 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTS, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $30,165.23 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,165.13 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBERG, INNA Employer name Interstate Environmental Comis Amount $30,165.00 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALASZEWSKI, JACQUELINE J Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $30,164.81 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMAIN, PATRICIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $30,164.57 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, MICHAEL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,164.55 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JUSTAN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,164.55 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, GINA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,164.55 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAB, JAMES S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,164.55 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NANCY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,164.55 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAU, ELIZABETH H Employer name Department of State Amount $30,164.55 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TERRI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,164.55 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,164.55 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, JULIE A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $30,164.55 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ZACHARY C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,164.55 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, TONIA D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $30,164.55 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, ESTHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,164.55 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, TRACY V Employer name Education Department Amount $30,164.55 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, KELLY A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $30,164.55 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, NANCY R Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $30,164.55 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWERTINSKI, MICHAEL K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,164.55 Date 07/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, THOMAS L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,164.55 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, LAURA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,164.55 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHANA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,164.55 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIS, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,164.55 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, KARIN G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,164.55 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, RICHARD Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $30,164.55 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVARES DA SILVA, KELLY M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $30,164.55 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGESON, MICHELLE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $30,164.55 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASKELL, RICHARD T Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,164.35 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ERICA L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,164.04 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHAD A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $30,164.03 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKL, DON R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $30,163.89 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RACHELLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,163.83 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWAIN, REBECCA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,163.72 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, MARGARET A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,163.70 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DEBBIE A Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $30,163.68 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFER, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,163.19 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHELE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,163.15 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, BARBARA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,163.09 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMPLICIIS, MARIA I Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $30,163.08 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNAULT, WENDY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,162.79 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMERICK, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $30,162.55 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLER, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $30,162.50 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, GERALYN M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,162.45 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERINA, MAUREEN H Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $30,162.06 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, CARI Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $30,162.03 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGIALOSI, ANGELA Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $30,161.60 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, CANDACE M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,161.39 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DIANA C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,161.16 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $30,160.77 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVATA, NANCY B Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,160.64 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUJTABAH, ROKIATU O Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,160.21 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SHAWN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,159.93 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, BRYAN M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $30,159.60 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTON, RACHEL Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $30,159.58 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, ANITA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,158.50 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUO, XIAO QUN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,158.13 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DEBORA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,157.98 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System