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 PEARSON, DAVID D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $29,813.92 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Webb Amount $29,813.77 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SARAH L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $29,813.65 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADIAN, CAROLINE E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $29,813.64 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, EVAN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $29,813.48 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANETRINI, VICTORIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,813.24 Date 05/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BONNIE B Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $29,813.00 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLARS, CASSIE L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $29,812.28 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMICK, DANNYEL J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,812.09 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNOO, INDRANIE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,812.05 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JENNIFER L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $29,811.73 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESSAULT, JANET H Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $29,811.42 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZIERSKI, MICHAEL B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,811.42 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, YOLANDA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,811.30 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, HEIDI L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $29,811.00 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, KATIE L Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $29,810.19 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, FRAN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $29,810.09 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $29,809.94 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, MARY T Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $29,809.90 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VERGNE, DONNA L Employer name Warren County Amount $29,809.90 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $29,809.79 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, COLLEEN E Employer name Fulton Housing Authority Amount $29,809.77 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTURA, PEGGY M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $29,809.07 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DIANNE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $29,808.92 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAPODIS, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,808.48 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DENISE J Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $29,808.28 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY C Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,808.18 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $29,807.84 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, JAMES Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $29,807.67 Date 06/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGENTHALER, DANIEL H Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $29,807.55 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HELEN M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $29,807.44 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERECITANO, JAMES A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $29,807.41 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASKEY, VALERIE J Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $29,807.23 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTY, AMBER M Employer name Fulton County Amount $29,806.78 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETT, PAMELA L Employer name Putnam County Amount $29,806.32 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHOR, SHEILA M Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $29,806.25 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CYNTHIA A Employer name Department of State Amount $29,805.76 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TAMICA R Employer name Albany County Amount $29,805.71 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PAMELA F Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,805.68 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORYSEWICZ, DAVID M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $29,805.37 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDEKER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $29,805.21 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKER, MICHELE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,805.00 Date 06/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, JORDAN D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $29,804.32 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, BRUCE P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,803.89 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, ELIZABETH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,803.67 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DARRYL M, II Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $29,803.63 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZES, TARA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $29,803.49 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, VALERIE D Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $29,803.45 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, VIRGINIA M Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $29,803.19 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, MICHAEL E Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $29,803.17 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, GAYLE Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $29,803.09 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLNICK, KELLY M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $29,802.67 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOPA, TODD M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $29,802.66 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBAINE, DUSTY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $29,802.58 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTOLA, KATHLEEN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $29,802.42 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETTE, KALI J Employer name Fulton County Amount $29,802.14 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, LAURIE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,802.00 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUINN, BROOKS L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $29,801.99 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $29,801.67 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, CONNIE J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $29,801.44 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $29,801.43 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, KEVIN E Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $29,801.21 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JENNIFER L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $29,800.98 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC QUESTEN, JEANETTE C Employer name Washington County Amount $29,800.82 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, JOHN C Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $29,800.73 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, NANCY J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $29,800.58 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WILLIAM P Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $29,800.38 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCELZA, DERRICK M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $29,800.00 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, KARL L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,799.49 Date 11/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTLE, NADINE L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $29,799.35 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTONE, DONNA M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $29,798.80 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHARON M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $29,798.51 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOVER, SALLY L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,798.36 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, ALISON M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,798.03 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETELL, TERESA G Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $29,797.76 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, TAMI L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $29,796.89 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, AARON L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,796.68 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JARRETT B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,796.34 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-SAINT, FLORETTE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,795.68 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JESSICA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,795.15 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOROKA, LANA Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,794.99 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, TYHESSIA T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $29,794.91 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO-REIFORD, DENISE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $29,794.87 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, TAMI E Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $29,794.63 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, HOLLY M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $29,794.56 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CATHERINE R Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $29,794.20 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, EVELYN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,793.87 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINGERMAN, DENNIS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,793.70 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEY, KEVIN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $29,793.44 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENZER, SUZETTE M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $29,793.19 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, VICTORIA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $29,793.02 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDY N Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $29,792.56 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENATIEMPO, MARIA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,792.56 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, JEANETTE I Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $29,792.56 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $29,792.56 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFALDI, KIM A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,792.56 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERMIDAS, NICHOLAS G Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $29,792.56 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSY, ABIDA S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $29,792.56 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,792.56 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLAND, HEATHER L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $29,792.56 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System