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 SPENCER, PATRICIA Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,033.84 Date 05/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LOUISE T Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $30,033.61 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,033.50 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,033.07 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, RENAE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,032.75 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,032.72 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRIA, ALYSSA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,032.63 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBEL, CODY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,031.93 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CALAMITO, SUSAN A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,031.83 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANDREA M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $30,031.78 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYER, KRISTEN D Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $30,031.62 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVANTEZ, REBA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $30,031.36 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNOR, CHRISTINE E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $30,030.96 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRIAN A Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,030.83 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, AMY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,030.81 Date 01/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNISH, SHERRIN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,030.77 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, ALLICIA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,030.77 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSETTI, ANGELA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,030.77 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BEVERLY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,030.77 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURENNE, KATHLEEN GINA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,030.24 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CHAD Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,030.17 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, JANET L Employer name Town of Granby Amount $30,030.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $30,029.91 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, MARK J Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $30,029.87 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, LISA M Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $30,029.60 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZOK, LAURA A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $30,029.40 Date 06/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WARREN R, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $30,029.23 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELWASKI, JOAN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,028.92 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, BETHANN Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,028.80 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PAMELA S Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $30,027.96 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUITAN-TORRES, PHOEBE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,027.95 Date 08/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWIAK, DEBRA J Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $30,027.85 Date 12/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSE-COHEN, CHRISTIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $30,027.83 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTZ, DAVID J Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,027.61 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEEN, MELISSA M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $30,027.58 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRA, CLARENCE M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,027.47 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPANEGRO, CHRISTIE A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,027.45 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, DANI L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $30,027.18 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUDZINSKI, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Alden Amount $30,027.07 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, LA-KISHA S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $30,027.03 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCH, ALEXANDRA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,026.97 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUGER, BARI J Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,026.75 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, STEVEN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,026.75 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYER, MARIAN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $30,025.48 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCHI, PATTI ANN Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $30,025.33 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, MARGARET L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,024.91 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAO, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,024.81 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAN, ESTELLA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,024.70 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, BRANDY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,024.20 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, BRIANNE E, MS Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,024.13 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRA, JAMIE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,024.04 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, REBECCA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,024.01 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $30,024.00 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYBURN, WALTER W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,023.92 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KILLSON Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,023.81 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSELLA, KATHLEEN R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,023.65 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRILE, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,023.54 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSE, BARBARA D Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,023.31 Date 02/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GLORIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,022.88 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, JOSEPH P Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $30,022.70 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, MANISH K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $30,022.68 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, SUSAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,022.58 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON, JOSEPH T Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $30,022.19 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONNA M Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $30,022.18 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,022.17 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSADA, JOSE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,022.07 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JINES, RENEE D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,022.00 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADER, CHRISTINE E Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $30,021.93 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILEZ, JENNIE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $30,021.88 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, NATALY Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $30,021.62 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-CARABALLO, JOSE I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,021.48 Date 12/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, NATALIE N Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $30,021.45 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURATELLO, JAMES Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,021.37 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MEGAN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,020.72 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JILL M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $30,020.14 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEURRYS, EILEEN E Employer name Town of Marion Amount $30,020.10 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTHER, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $30,019.95 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Chili Amount $30,019.92 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LINDA A Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $30,019.78 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULFREE, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $30,019.53 Date 06/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DANIEL C Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $30,019.49 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURICK, BARBARA M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $30,019.34 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JOSHUA S Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $30,019.14 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNSTALL, KAREEM Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $30,018.94 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS-BATES, LAURA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,018.67 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRETTA, CAREY M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,018.67 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, LAURA M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $30,017.96 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TRACY A Employer name Broome County Amount $30,017.52 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOCKI, CHARLES L Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $30,017.18 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWIAZDOWSKI, SARAH B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,017.10 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, KERON W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,017.02 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JANICE K Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $30,016.88 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD-VAN VOORHIS, DONNA I Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $30,016.58 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONE, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,016.46 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, LUCINDA J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $30,015.76 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASOFSKY, LORI A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $30,015.32 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATANGELO, JUDITH A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $30,015.29 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, SEAN P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $30,014.77 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DANIELLE L, MS Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $30,014.46 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, SUSAN E Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $30,014.21 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System