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 ROSS, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,097.20 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, TIMOTHY Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,097.07 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, RAMONA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,097.04 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LORENA B Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,096.97 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUG, CYNTHIA A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $30,096.90 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DANIELLE Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $30,096.56 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKOTA, EMILY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,096.49 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, TYLER J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,096.25 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, DAVID P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,096.13 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA FERNANDEZ, YOELVIS Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,096.08 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, JANIS L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $30,096.04 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, DEBORAH M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,096.02 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, SHARON A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $30,096.01 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFERRIERE, DANNY W Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $30,095.73 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIANO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $30,095.69 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, TIFFANY A Employer name Education Department Amount $30,095.55 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, KATHERINE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,095.55 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SABRINA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,095.28 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, DONNA J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $30,094.73 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, TERRECE T Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $30,094.50 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGHT, KIMBERLY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,094.08 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLLIN, BARBARA J Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $30,093.73 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRON, NICOLE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,093.48 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYTER, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Amount $30,093.45 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, LORIE J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $30,093.40 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, CELESTE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $30,093.13 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFAVERO, PENNY L Employer name Broome County Amount $30,093.05 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ANDREW D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $30,092.61 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, THOMAS A Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,092.59 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TOMASSO, STEPHEN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $30,092.32 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLSMITH, DENISE M Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $30,091.74 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESZYNSKI, JACQULYN A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,091.64 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CONCHA, MARTHA I Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,091.64 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, JOYCE C Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,091.64 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHBAUM, BARRY R Employer name Town of North Norwich Amount $30,091.48 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMO, INA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,091.03 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGARIA, DAVID A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $30,090.90 Date 02/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURGESON, CONNIE S Employer name Greene CSD Amount $30,090.77 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLACARO, NICOLAS V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,090.70 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, SANDRA K Employer name Town of Malta Amount $30,090.15 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, PENNY H Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $30,089.78 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, DIANE C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,089.22 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, LEANNA L Employer name Washington County Amount $30,089.17 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAVECCA, LINDA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $30,088.24 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, KRISTIN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,087.48 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LORRAINE Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $30,087.26 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, SHELLY M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $30,087.20 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISLIN, JAY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,087.17 Date 10/23/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEANO, MITCHEL P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,087.03 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, TAMMY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $30,086.79 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, LARRY, JR Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $30,086.69 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, ALAN P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,086.68 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUL, ANNE MARIE K Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $30,086.51 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIOTO, ALFIA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $30,086.42 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BETHANY A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,086.41 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEGARELLI, NANCY J Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $30,086.18 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEHR, MARILYN E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $30,085.67 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, JASMINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,085.57 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARINIS, CAROLE M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,085.05 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDERS, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $30,085.00 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Somers Amount $30,084.70 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, KATHRYN M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,083.49 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTEE, SCOTT M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,083.44 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,083.20 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLIS, ELEANORE Employer name Erie County Amount $30,083.03 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, DONNA M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $30,083.01 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MELANIE K Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,082.40 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, APRIL M Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $30,082.38 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, NANCY S Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $30,082.00 Date 05/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, NORA D Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,081.78 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNE, TIMOTHY T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,081.66 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROBERT J, III Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $30,081.47 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, RALPH H Employer name Town of Union Amount $30,081.46 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, RICHARD L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,081.11 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIRGILIO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $30,081.01 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $30,080.88 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTIEN, LORI A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,080.57 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORPHET, KERRY A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $30,080.46 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, JUSTIN T Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $30,080.23 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, ANNMARIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,079.88 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, DARLENE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $30,079.51 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELVIS Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,079.38 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, CAROL D Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $30,078.98 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZESKI, ROBERTA L Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $30,078.17 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KATHRYN N Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,078.15 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, STEPHANIE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,077.74 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JOANN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,077.60 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GINGER M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $30,077.59 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETTY E Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $30,077.46 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, RENEE D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $30,077.33 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSORD, RUSSELL G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,077.20 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL RIOS, MARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,076.76 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LAURA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,076.48 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MICHELE L Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $30,076.33 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOELMEL, MARY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,075.74 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ARLENE F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,075.67 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABY, BRIAN M Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $30,075.60 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUBLEDAY, THOMAS D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $30,075.17 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALE, KRISTINA M Employer name Town of Caneadea Amount $30,075.14 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDLEWSKI, DEBRA G Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,075.00 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System