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 CASLER, VICKI G Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,074.72 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, VANESSA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,074.72 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,074.64 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,074.63 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGE, REGINA A Employer name Education Department Amount $30,074.50 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTO, ALFRED J Employer name Village of Chaumont Amount $30,074.50 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, ABIGAIL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,074.49 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, JENNY LEE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $30,074.49 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PATRICIA O Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $30,074.40 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNNELL, SUSANNE J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $30,074.39 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $30,074.31 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETKO, JOY M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,074.29 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLER, ERIC C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $30,074.09 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, JUDITH E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $30,073.00 Date 10/15/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, KATHLEEN T Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,072.15 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, MARGARET M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $30,072.01 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, SABRINA J Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $30,071.90 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CORINE E Employer name Broome County Amount $30,071.75 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, JILL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,071.73 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, MATTHEW L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,071.72 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLOW, ROSEMARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $30,071.68 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EDWIN R, JR Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $30,071.56 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,071.40 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESEL, DEBORAH A Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $30,071.22 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BRIAN J Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $30,071.13 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, COLLEEN Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,071.09 Date 12/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JAMES P Employer name Town of Alden Amount $30,071.04 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERLETSKYI, VOLODYMYR Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,070.99 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PETER S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $30,070.94 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DANIEL R Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $30,070.89 Date 02/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, KAREN L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $30,070.85 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNEHAN, TAMMI S Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,070.79 Date 08/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOAN E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,070.46 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,070.39 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSBAND, ANDREA L Employer name Broome County Amount $30,070.22 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MARGARITA Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $30,069.93 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JUSTIN W Employer name Town of Newfield Amount $30,069.86 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARRE, PHILIP R Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,069.72 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, HEATHER A Employer name Galway CSD Amount $30,069.23 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,069.17 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, KEVIN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,068.72 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $30,068.44 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FREDERICK B, JR Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $30,068.31 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ERIC R Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $30,068.23 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE THOMAS, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,067.99 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUCH, MARLENE J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,067.72 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSIK, ELAINE E Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $30,067.42 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, ANNA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $30,067.41 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEY, ERNEST H Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $30,067.25 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, AHREN H Employer name Homer CSD Amount $30,067.06 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, NICHOLAS G Employer name City of Fulton Amount $30,066.91 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLOPOTEK, KRISTA L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,066.86 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAGRANDE, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,066.79 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PAUL L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,066.66 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMESBURY, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Chili Amount $30,066.63 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, PENNY S Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $30,066.53 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRECHETTE, JACLYN G Employer name Department of State Amount $30,066.26 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, DARCY A Employer name Education Department Amount $30,066.01 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNICA, HEAVEN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,065.61 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, FAITH F Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $30,065.00 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORI L Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,064.75 Date 04/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, KAY E Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $30,064.39 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JANICE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,064.22 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MICHELE J Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $30,063.92 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOWELL, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,063.86 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, LISA A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $30,063.83 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, TONY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,062.66 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, RHONDA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,062.45 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEREMY T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,062.34 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFNER, DONNA L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $30,061.87 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DORINDA L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $30,061.85 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLI L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $30,061.33 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BARBARA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,060.94 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, JAMES R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,060.59 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTRESSOR, TYLER J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,060.40 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPELLO, KENNETH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,060.34 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTRAN, JAN J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,060.03 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTKA, JULIA A Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $30,059.67 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-VASQUEZ, DAISY L Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $30,059.66 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JOSEPH Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $30,059.08 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LOUISE R Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $30,058.66 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARGERY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,058.48 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMEY, KELLY D Employer name Oswego County Amount $30,058.10 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEN BLEYKER, REBECCA B Employer name Town of Schroeppel Amount $30,057.95 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLANGER, SUZANNE Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $30,057.67 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANEK, KARIN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $30,057.61 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, TIMOTHY A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $30,056.32 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, ELIZABETH C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $30,056.16 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABENE, MICHELLE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,055.77 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, THOMAS LEE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,055.30 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, NORMA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,054.97 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRIS J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $30,054.80 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, BAWI N Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,054.53 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CATHERINE S Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,054.50 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINNI, VAL J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $30,054.48 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, VANESA K Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $30,054.40 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, DIANE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $30,054.11 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, REBECCA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,053.73 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZEL, JOSHUA R Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $30,053.71 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELICHIO, KAREN Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,053.62 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System