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 CHIDESTER, DONNA M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $29,580.11 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ELIZABETH M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $29,579.99 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERBU, THEODORE P, JR Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $29,579.80 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, RAIZY Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $29,578.87 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTURANO, MATTHEW G Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $29,578.80 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, DANIEL E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,578.73 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBARINO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $29,578.56 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, RENEE C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $29,578.45 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, HARRY J Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $29,578.25 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOON, NICOLE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,578.18 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THONUS, HEIDI A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $29,578.06 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, GARY W Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $29,577.82 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, DEAN B Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $29,576.74 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, EDDIE W, JR Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $29,575.67 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, DAVID A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $29,575.64 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREIMILLER, JAMES G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,575.51 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLATKOWSKI, MICHAEL F Employer name Alden CSD Amount $29,575.23 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYWULSKI, SHARON L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,575.22 Date 03/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEONE, AMY P Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $29,574.63 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALREAD, BRYAN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,574.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JESSICA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,574.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, HEATHER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,574.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,574.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDELL, REBECCA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,574.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DAVID E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,574.60 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $29,574.46 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, ROBIN R Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $29,574.13 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTA, EVELYN M Employer name Naples CSD Amount $29,573.94 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COIT, LANCE K Employer name Village of Groton Amount $29,573.67 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $29,573.66 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEFICK, CORRINE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,573.53 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBELO, LISETA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,573.51 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMBREY, TAMEEKA T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $29,573.18 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUCA, CHERYL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,572.69 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HJORT, MEGAN M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $29,572.60 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, DENISE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,572.10 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, ROBERTA E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,572.00 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, TARA E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $29,571.36 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, AUBREY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,571.15 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRANEK, DANIEL F Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $29,570.44 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER LINDEN, JOHANNE A Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $29,570.36 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,570.19 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIN, TINA M Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $29,570.00 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TRAGLIA, BETHANY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,569.60 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, RODNEY H Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $29,569.45 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTELLI, CRISTINA MARIE Employer name Town of Arcadia Amount $29,569.38 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, KIMBERLY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,569.15 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, DIANE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,569.14 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, NICHOLAS H Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $29,569.09 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVE, HELEN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $29,568.93 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORACCI, RALPH V, IV Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $29,568.53 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $29,568.40 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DAWN Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $29,568.39 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, DEBRA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $29,568.24 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINEK, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $29,568.00 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, JOHN P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $29,567.43 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DONALD F, JR Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $29,567.13 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGINS, SEAN M Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $29,567.06 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $29,567.04 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIRATTI, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $29,567.02 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, PETER A Employer name Warren County Amount $29,566.88 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARA, ROBAYET Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,566.30 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAN, DIEU HIEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,566.16 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWACH, CHARLENE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,566.10 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ALISA L Employer name Department of State Amount $29,565.26 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSEY, MICHELE L Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $29,564.99 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, ASHLEY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,564.67 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKULSKI, DEBORAH J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,564.59 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, KRISTEN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $29,563.73 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSETTI, EILEEN E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $29,563.72 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLANA, NOELIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,563.64 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $29,563.56 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, JOHN E Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $29,563.42 Date 05/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, EDFORD Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,563.36 Date 01/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUB, DAVID G Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $29,562.80 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, TYLER J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,562.69 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, ALICIA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,562.18 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, HARRY Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $29,562.15 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SISTO, DESIREE M Employer name Albany County Amount $29,562.04 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, WILVER M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $29,561.63 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEDAY, LILIAN T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,561.51 Date 03/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, JILL A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $29,561.51 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JANETTE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $29,561.51 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, JOHN K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,561.50 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, LAURA J Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $29,561.39 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JAMES E Employer name City of Oswego Amount $29,561.22 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SANDRA L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $29,561.16 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, JAMIE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,560.76 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JULIA A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $29,560.53 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHEIM, VICTOR S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,560.45 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNER, DANIEL T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $29,559.92 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, MICHELLE M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $29,559.59 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENER, SARAH R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $29,559.55 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHAK, MARIAN M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $29,559.45 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARBY, MARK A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $29,558.45 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JESSICA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,558.37 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, LUIS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $29,558.34 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-WRIGHT, TREVOR J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,557.82 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNES, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,557.81 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMS, JENNIFER K Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $29,557.61 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System