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 SIERRA, LUZ M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $29,254.44 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKEN, DANNY R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,254.13 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNICKEL, JAN N Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $29,254.10 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOHEY, BRENDA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,253.85 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI-DEE, DEBORAH Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $29,253.75 Date 07/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDE, YVENSON Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $29,253.34 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUCKLES, DOMINIQUE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,253.03 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURST, JULIANNA Employer name East Islip Fire District Amount $29,252.88 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETERS, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Westford Amount $29,252.82 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, AMY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,252.71 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDE, LISA G Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $29,252.11 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, SHANNON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,251.87 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, DANIEL M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $29,251.07 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, JUDY A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $29,250.71 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINKLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,250.27 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINFELDER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $29,250.26 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISNEROS, MISTY T Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,250.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, SARA M Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $29,250.00 Date 09/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, DONALD J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,249.80 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $29,249.66 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, LYNN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,249.62 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELSON, CARL D, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,249.11 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAY, SCOTT D Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,248.94 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LISA M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $29,248.88 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRALEY, TERRY M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,248.81 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JOHN S Employer name Town of Westford Amount $29,248.49 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSH, KAREN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $29,247.61 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABILONIA, LELYS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,247.51 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,247.49 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, AMY F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,247.49 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, LAURIE A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $29,247.35 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAWN, PAMALA D Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $29,247.26 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LATOYHA T Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $29,247.22 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, AMY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,247.21 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, KENT M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,247.06 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,247.00 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, GERALD W, JR Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $29,246.91 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, MARIE L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $29,246.89 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $29,246.83 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBROOK, LESLIE R Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $29,246.37 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALBOUF, MICHELLE R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,246.26 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $29,246.12 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNDERBURK, LINDA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,246.11 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRA, JOHN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $29,245.98 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JESSICA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $29,245.97 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, RACHEL A Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $29,245.96 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL I Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $29,245.70 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOQUE, SHAMIMA Y Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $29,244.89 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, COLLEEN Employer name Town of Milan Amount $29,244.86 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELRATH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Saugerties Public Library Dist Amount $29,244.72 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSQUET, KYLE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,244.20 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABASLLARI, DRITAN D A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,243.79 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SHAMIYA M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $29,243.63 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, MICHELLE Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $29,243.09 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGRIS, JEANE S Employer name Erie County Amount $29,242.99 Date 08/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, MARGARET G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,242.93 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, RYAN E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,242.40 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALORZO, ELAINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,242.38 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, RITA J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $29,242.38 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, KELLY L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $29,242.24 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBONA, ANN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,242.24 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ASSUNTA Employer name Somers CSD Amount $29,242.15 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNO, BRITTANY F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $29,241.98 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, MATTHEW R Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,241.97 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, NANCY J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $29,241.77 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRITTANY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $29,241.71 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, HEIDI C Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,241.69 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CORESSA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,241.60 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DALE L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $29,241.40 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTZ, JENNIFER R Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,241.14 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREPS, LINDA J Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $29,240.26 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICUCCI, MARSHA C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $29,239.87 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, ANGELA Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $29,239.78 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, DENISE L Employer name Tioga County Amount $29,239.66 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, LISA R Employer name Steuben County Amount $29,239.60 Date 04/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHER, NORMAN A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $29,239.04 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CASTRO, TAMI Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $29,239.03 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJJAJ, YASSINE Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $29,238.44 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, REBECCA M Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $29,238.38 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEPLES, LISA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,238.22 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATTHEW E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $29,238.12 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $29,238.07 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITHAUPT, MATTHEW B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $29,238.03 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERTI, WENDY D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,238.01 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BARBARA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $29,236.45 Date 03/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, JOHN N, JR Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $29,236.20 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, MARA S Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $29,236.00 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGH, MICHAEL R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,235.89 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNER, ARTHUR S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $29,235.79 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARBARA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,235.37 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODE, JOSEPH A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,235.02 Date 10/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERON, CORSINI J Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $29,234.22 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA Employer name Albany County Amount $29,234.02 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGER, ELIZABETH J V Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,233.92 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, LYNNELL S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,233.70 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRUCE T Employer name Canton CSD Amount $29,233.34 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, LINDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,232.87 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, MERCEDES G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $29,232.65 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTERS, KELLY A Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $29,232.42 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEN, JOANNE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $29,232.21 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System