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 BURGENSTOCK, JULIE C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,906.65 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEZ, KIM M Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,906.55 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, DAVID P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $29,906.44 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LORI A Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $29,906.34 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTKOWIAK, JANE E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $29,906.21 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSAVER, JANET L Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $29,905.83 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERL, MARLENE E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,905.38 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, LEVON Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $29,904.66 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,904.33 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, DARCIE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,904.20 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ZEBULON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $29,903.42 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMCOTT, CALEB R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,903.26 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLIN, RYAN H Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $29,903.25 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PAULA J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $29,903.18 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, KAREN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,902.63 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RACHEL S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,902.59 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADDY, SHANISE F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $29,902.46 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENITA T Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $29,902.02 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, REBECCA L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $29,901.60 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURCRAY, DAVID J Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $29,901.34 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATE, BETTY A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $29,901.25 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHANIQUA D Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,901.11 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, SARA J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $29,901.05 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNGE, SALLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,900.60 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, OLGA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,900.59 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONDEBARE, KIMBERLY L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,900.43 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, PHILIP C Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District 14 Amount $29,900.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JOEL R Employer name Town of Watertown Amount $29,900.00 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, GORDON L, II Employer name Hamilton County Amount $29,899.76 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURSE, ROXIE E Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $29,899.76 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, SABLE D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $29,899.71 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANTON, SHAYLA D Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $29,899.69 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, GINA M Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $29,899.60 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASH, TABITHA C Employer name Columbia County Amount $29,899.59 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KEVIN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $29,899.51 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, EARL D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $29,899.19 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTERIDGE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $29,899.11 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROZZI, DAWN M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $29,898.64 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEPHEN Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $29,898.41 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MICHELE L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $29,897.83 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNTUNEN, DEREK F Employer name Franklin County Amount $29,895.95 Date 02/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, REUBEN R Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $29,895.74 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, MICHELLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,894.84 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, CHRISTA L, MS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,894.80 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, NANCY M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,894.34 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BONA, BRYAN P Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $29,894.15 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO-NOLLI, MELISSA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $29,894.03 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SAMANTHA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,893.93 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, KAILEIGH E J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $29,893.82 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, HENRIETTA P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,893.69 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TAMARA S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,893.49 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RICHARD Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,893.18 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCHE, RUTH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $29,892.80 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ORBIN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,892.79 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CION, RAQUEL G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $29,892.76 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAPPETTA, JOHN M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $29,892.65 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, ANNETTE J Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $29,892.63 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JOSHUA A Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $29,892.49 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VO, SI Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $29,892.39 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, WILLIAM C Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $29,891.62 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, GRACE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,891.51 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEPOO, THAGEPAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,891.36 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, SANDRA L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $29,890.99 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLE, LISA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,890.98 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MAMADOU G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,890.89 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACZYK, MICHELLE R Employer name Chenango County Amount $29,890.55 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHAEL T Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $29,890.04 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MELISSA T Employer name Erie County Amount $29,890.03 Date 02/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCERA, SHANNON E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $29,889.98 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KOREY R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $29,889.82 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, MARYANNE G Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $29,889.76 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOCCO, GUY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,889.70 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTS, LASTENIA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,889.62 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, KATHLEEN T Employer name Warren County Amount $29,889.25 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PATRICIA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,888.93 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAS, ELDA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,888.86 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKERIAN, NICHOLAS S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,888.72 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUKEY, LORI J Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $29,888.50 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARITZA Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,888.27 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDER, SUSAN K Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $29,888.13 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDO, JOHN, III Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $29,888.04 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANET M Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,887.86 Date 11/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, MEGAN J Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $29,887.68 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $29,887.00 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, SHAUNA E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $29,887.00 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, RICHARD K Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,886.95 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, MERISSA E Employer name Education Department Amount $29,886.85 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JEROMIE J Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $29,886.75 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT OURS, JAMES L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,886.50 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFNER, FLORENCE M Employer name Victor CSD Amount $29,886.48 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEWART E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $29,885.03 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LISA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,885.01 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, VINCENT Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $29,884.94 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESE, AMERA SALEEM Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $29,884.48 Date 03/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRABLOW, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Macedon Amount $29,884.46 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLEY, JESSICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $29,884.37 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $29,883.85 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, ELIJAH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,883.58 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, RICHARD S Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $29,883.19 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, JILL M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $29,883.14 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System