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 KATURA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $29,534.58 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, COLBY L Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $29,533.73 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ALYESE A Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $29,533.62 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, CLAUDIA A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $29,533.52 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOX, BLAINE R Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $29,532.86 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, CAROL A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,532.86 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, ROBERTA S Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,532.84 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOTTOLI, BRYAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $29,532.31 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-THOMAS, TRACEY D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,532.18 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKEL, TARRY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,532.03 Date 03/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERZINGER-DOBOSZ, BARBARA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $29,531.47 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNAM, ROBIN A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $29,531.15 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEAZZI, JOAN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $29,531.10 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, ALAN J Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $29,531.05 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, JOANNA P Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $29,530.30 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINKI, DAVID A Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $29,529.21 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, CLIFFORD R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,529.13 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELOTTE, ANGELA C Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $29,529.11 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, MICHAEL Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $29,529.09 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEZAN, CAROLL Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,528.81 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,528.26 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINO, ROBIN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,527.86 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LORI J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,527.85 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSDOWNE, BOBETTE D Employer name Village of Homer Amount $29,527.83 Date 06/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, HEATHER B Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,527.37 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIGAN, SUSAN L Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $29,527.19 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, JAMES M, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $29,527.16 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,527.14 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRLING, ARIANA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,526.75 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITROWSKI, JULIE A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $29,526.37 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PATRICK C Employer name Fulton County Amount $29,526.35 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, CATHERINE M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $29,526.25 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DIANA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $29,526.21 Date 10/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, ELLEN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $29,526.15 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLIN, CASEY S Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $29,526.04 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, KENDALL B Employer name Warren County Amount $29,525.99 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACO, GREGORY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,525.90 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLWAGEN, MARY ELLEN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,525.57 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, JUDITH L Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $29,525.53 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSPENUSO, SHERRY Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $29,525.46 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, STEVEN M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,525.38 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICOB, BRENDA M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $29,524.87 Date 11/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JASON J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $29,524.30 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, FRANKLIN A Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $29,523.68 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER A Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $29,523.36 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENZO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,523.16 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, LEA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $29,523.12 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, LASHAWNDA K Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $29,522.93 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, PATRICIA Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $29,522.91 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONS, DANIEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,522.68 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZ, CHRISTI L Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $29,522.63 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTERMAN, HERBERT J Employer name City of Albany Amount $29,522.58 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTIMY, MARIE G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $29,522.32 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $29,522.16 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSAGE, PAUL D, SR Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $29,522.15 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, AMIE L Employer name Broome County Amount $29,521.97 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENHART, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $29,521.92 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, BETH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $29,521.70 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, MARCIE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $29,521.65 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKO, MARY ANN Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $29,521.44 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZADOVSKY, BETTY Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,521.16 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Albany County Amount $29,521.06 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, KEVIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,521.00 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TERRENCE V Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $29,520.89 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDOU, PETER M Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $29,520.81 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, ALEXIS C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $29,520.69 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTA, NICOLE J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $29,520.40 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,519.85 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTING, ETHAN B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $29,519.72 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, DANA R Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $29,519.23 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEZIALE, ALYCE E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,519.16 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JAMES P Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $29,518.55 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-BEHAN, EDMEE S Employer name Albany County Amount $29,518.51 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, MICHELLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $29,518.49 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, BARBARA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $29,518.49 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JENNIFER M Employer name Albany County Amount $29,518.47 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGELT, BRENDA S Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $29,518.24 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNDREW, SHELLEY L Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $29,518.23 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOMONE, CARMELA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $29,518.07 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, KEVIN P Employer name City of Troy Amount $29,518.05 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEE, SANDRA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,517.85 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, PAMELA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.64 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, DONNA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.62 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MAUREEN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAES, DANIELLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, KENNETH D Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOKNOVITCH, DONNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE, CHERYL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDOW, TARA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,517.60 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, AMBER E Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,517.33 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRON, KATHY S, MS Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $29,516.86 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MACKENZIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,516.86 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, KYLE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,516.83 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, TIFFANY R Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $29,516.67 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ASHELYN B Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $29,516.36 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $29,516.20 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALPHONSA, JR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,516.20 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDENBAKER, RONALD E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $29,515.96 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDENFROST, RENEE J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,515.49 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System