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 SNELL, JULIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,294.99 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAND, KARINA N Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,294.84 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, PATRICIA F Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $29,294.79 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID W Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $29,294.79 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, RACHEL E Employer name Village of Newark Valley Amount $29,294.75 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE METRO, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $29,294.55 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILMI-SMITH, DONNA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $29,294.17 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, SALLY-ANN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $29,293.61 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, DONALD J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $29,293.42 Date 10/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MARK A Employer name Orleans County Amount $29,292.96 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, GREGORY J Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $29,292.09 Date 08/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NECHWEDOWICH, MELISSA A Employer name Broome County Amount $29,291.85 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JERMAR P Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $29,291.84 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIRIKSSON, STEPHEN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $29,291.81 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICIA M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $29,291.60 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, JODY L Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $29,291.38 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JEROME F Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $29,291.00 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, GAYLE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $29,290.84 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWAGENEN, TAMMY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $29,290.83 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEENA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,290.52 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, YVETTE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,290.16 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIB, TINA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $29,290.15 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, LISA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,290.09 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,289.96 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENTEIGNE, HELENA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,289.89 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, KIMBERLY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $29,289.86 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, TINA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,289.83 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $29,289.07 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Austerlitz Amount $29,288.70 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIL, LORETTA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $29,288.51 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODZIC, JASMINA Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,288.30 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSI, STACEY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,288.05 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $29,287.99 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CATHERINE Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $29,287.76 Date 10/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ALICIA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $29,287.69 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZAWA, REI Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $29,287.64 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, ANNMARIE Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $29,287.18 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $29,286.54 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ANA I Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $29,286.31 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVADA, NICHOLAS L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $29,286.15 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, KEVIN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,286.08 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DULCIE M Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $29,285.96 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVIRA, LINDA Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,285.54 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVECCHIA, NANCY Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $29,285.51 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYAN, RICHARD J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,285.47 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTOWN, THOMAS L Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $29,285.28 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOANNE I Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $29,285.03 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, ANNA K Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $29,284.93 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LUCRETIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,284.84 Date 11/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPPIN, PATRICK S Employer name Camden CSD Amount $29,284.76 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, MARY A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $29,284.65 Date 05/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTTE, STEPHEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,284.54 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKATHORN, ROSE M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,284.41 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, JOANNE M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $29,284.20 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, JACQUELINE G Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $29,284.16 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,283.71 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONET, RICARMEN Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $29,283.60 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATEK, KEITH E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $29,283.60 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIKE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $29,283.40 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGAY, JAMES R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $29,283.28 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOCA, NANCY L Employer name Somers CSD Amount $29,282.65 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, AKEEM G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOROBYEVA, ALBINA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TANISHA D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESARME, VICKY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVANIS, HELENA T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHA, ANUP Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHVANIA, ZAZA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,282.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPA, JOSEPH A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,282.52 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMANN, SHEILA M Employer name Delaware County Amount $29,282.47 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KEITH Employer name Broome County Amount $29,282.44 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYNT, MEREDITH E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,282.31 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSGRAVE, MARY JOANN Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $29,281.87 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUSEN, KRISTINA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,281.65 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RYAN L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $29,281.44 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JESSE J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $29,281.44 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLONE, ROBERT K Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $29,281.44 Date 09/27/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIGAN, CHARLENE C Employer name Village of Dexter Amount $29,281.04 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ALBINA A NUZZI Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $29,280.86 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, RONY R A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $29,280.58 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CHARLES B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,280.43 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SHAUNE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $29,280.17 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, DANIELLE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $29,279.64 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,279.60 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, COLLEEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $29,279.53 Date 02/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, MARY ANN T Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $29,279.20 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, LORI A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,279.13 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BETSY A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $29,278.98 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,278.93 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, JULIE A Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $29,278.65 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, BRIAN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,278.47 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDON, JOSEPH T Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $29,278.40 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHUT, ANDREW C Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,277.70 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEROME, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $29,277.31 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEJSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Orleans County Amount $29,277.24 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, CARMEN M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $29,276.89 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANTE, JONATHAN T Employer name City of Hudson Amount $29,276.55 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, WILLIAM P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,276.36 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System