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 DE SIMONE, DIANA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,317.40 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKO, KATHY E Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $29,317.18 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BRANDE R Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $29,316.90 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KARIN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,316.74 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, RACHEL E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,316.74 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SANDRA J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $29,316.69 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIO, ROBERT A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $29,316.63 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKERIAN, DYLAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,316.02 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, PATRICIA M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $29,314.95 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTLEY, DAVID W Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $29,314.50 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, CHRIS A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $29,314.40 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKER, ADAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,313.99 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PATRICK A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,313.94 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, SAMANTHA Employer name Broome County Amount $29,313.83 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANUZZI, JOSEPH M Employer name Broome County Amount $29,313.76 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, DYISHA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $29,313.74 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, LORI A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,313.67 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMM, DARLENE J Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $29,313.20 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RYAN C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $29,312.45 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMOUR, RICHARD L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $29,312.29 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome County Amount $29,312.04 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIVIERE, VERONICA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,312.00 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, DARIN R Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $29,311.84 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LAURA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $29,311.80 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELLE, MICHELLE R Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $29,311.56 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWALL, KATALIN Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $29,311.50 Date 12/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, PEARL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,310.95 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, KIM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,310.50 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SUZANNE Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,309.96 Date 10/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARGE, VALERIE Employer name Washington County Amount $29,309.78 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JOHN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,309.51 Date 09/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEN, MELISSA J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $29,309.32 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JASON R Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $29,309.21 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINGTON, KEITH T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $29,309.20 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEBRA J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $29,309.17 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDE, KATHLEEN R A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,309.04 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, JOHN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,308.94 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ANNE M Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $29,308.45 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANN MARIE J Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $29,308.40 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTNER, CHRISTINE F Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $29,308.28 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,308.00 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRABASSI, JOHN A, JR Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,307.80 Date 01/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SHEILA M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $29,307.46 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIG, JAMES P, SR Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,307.43 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPELL, DEVON C Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,306.87 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, KASEY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,306.73 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDLEY, CHAREESE D Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,306.55 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, TERRANCE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,306.54 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTS, ELIZABETH H Employer name Groton CSD Amount $29,306.24 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVALLO, DEENA L Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $29,306.20 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $29,306.05 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, PETER J Employer name Broome County Amount $29,306.02 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RE, MAIA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,305.80 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, GERMAINE R Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $29,305.72 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, PHILIP T, JR Employer name Town of Union Amount $29,305.37 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, MICHAEL S Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $29,305.35 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $29,305.09 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANICK, PAUL S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,304.83 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $29,304.78 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATRO, RONI L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $29,304.22 Date 06/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, ANN MARIE Employer name Chemung County Amount $29,303.61 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, SHANNON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,302.98 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MATTHEW P Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,302.96 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKRABARTI, SNIGDHA Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $29,302.46 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, ALBERT A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $29,302.32 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULL, TAMARA E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,302.00 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BRANDON L Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,301.87 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LA TRICE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,301.27 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEJA, AMARJIT K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,301.20 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALMUTO, KRISTEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,301.20 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARD, ROBIN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,301.00 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MARIA C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,301.00 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, ROBERT J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,301.00 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, TAMMY J Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $29,300.77 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GENE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,300.45 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, JOHN J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $29,300.18 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, JANET M Employer name Broome County Amount $29,300.14 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, MARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,300.00 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOHNNY L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $29,299.89 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SEAN J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $29,299.53 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMAN, DIANE E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $29,299.35 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SANDRA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $29,299.32 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, KYLE W Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $29,298.91 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY-CERVANTES, DONNA C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $29,298.89 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNON, SHANNON R Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $29,298.57 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, SARRA E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,298.49 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LORRAINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,297.98 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, BEVERLY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,297.84 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBINSKI, GARY S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $29,297.58 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TIFFANY L Employer name Broome County Amount $29,297.44 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABARBIERA, CAROLYN M Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $29,296.71 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PERNA, SUSAN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,296.70 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPP, KATHLEEN M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $29,295.98 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, JULIANNE Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $29,295.93 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $29,295.82 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, TERESA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,295.76 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERTON, JASON Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $29,295.52 Date 11/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, CHRISTINE Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $29,295.32 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBAY, DARRELL W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $29,295.07 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, TERESA M Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $29,295.03 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System