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 MAREK, GABRIELLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,192.93 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JEANENNE D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $29,192.93 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $29,192.93 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, BRIENNE N Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, EVAN C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, JORDAN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, KAREN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSON, GARLAND J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, JOSHUA C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, STANLEY P, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEGAR, ZACHARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, LOUANNE ALEXANDRA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, JUDITH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLEY, DONNA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MATHEW H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHYNEHART, JO ANN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARD, SAMANTHA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMCHYN, JOSHUA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATH, KAYLA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, JANET M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, NZINGHA Z Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT-FRANCIS, MARGARET A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,192.93 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, NAOMI L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,192.83 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODORO, ADA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,192.71 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, STEVEN W, JR Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $29,192.16 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ZACHARIA L Employer name Town of Barrington Amount $29,191.91 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STANLEY V Employer name Albany County Amount $29,191.74 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, GAIL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,191.16 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, HARRY A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $29,191.01 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CLEVELAND T Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $29,190.96 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARABELL, HEATH C Employer name Village of Macedon Amount $29,190.73 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC OMBER, ERIKA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,190.51 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, JAKUB Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $29,190.45 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTMAN, ESTEBAN G, II Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,190.31 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNK, PAUL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,189.17 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESHARD, JERRARD I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,188.97 Date 12/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, GABRIELLA L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $29,188.64 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, LESLIE R Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,188.25 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NOEL Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $29,188.12 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAN, DENISE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $29,188.06 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACLE, JACOB T Employer name Erie County Amount $29,187.78 Date 05/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GERALDINE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,187.28 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAKOWIAK, LYNN A Employer name Erie County Amount $29,187.24 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, LORI Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,187.12 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, THOMAS F Employer name Albany County Amount $29,186.53 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KRISTIN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,186.43 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASMIN, VIONA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,185.30 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, CAITLIN E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $29,185.00 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALGROVE, TRUDY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,184.98 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,184.82 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, MARGHERITA Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $29,184.52 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZUOLO, RYAN M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $29,184.51 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINYATI, MAURICE S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,184.38 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, AMBER N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,183.71 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPERSKI, KELLY E Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $29,183.56 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PAULA M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $29,182.77 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JOHN H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,181.93 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELINAS, DEBRA R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,181.35 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $29,181.35 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, RITA Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $29,181.28 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MICHAEL A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $29,180.69 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $29,180.05 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLI, MELISSA H Employer name Town of Mayfield Amount $29,180.00 Date 07/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, MARY KATHARINE Employer name City of Hudson Amount $29,179.68 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, JOYCE L Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $29,179.20 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENDY, NANCY C Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,179.01 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, ANGIOLINA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $29,178.96 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEANDIA, NICOLE W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $29,178.83 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALL, SEAN F Employer name Holley CSD Amount $29,178.61 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,178.58 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIO, VALERIE A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $29,178.32 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, MARY Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $29,178.17 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACORN, JACQUELINE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $29,177.79 Date 05/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGINS, CRISTIN M Employer name Department of State Amount $29,177.40 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, DANIEL W Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $29,176.73 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, AUDREY A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,176.61 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMYA, MOSES M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,176.40 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KEVIN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $29,176.24 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MATTHEW T Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $29,176.17 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,176.08 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, CONNIE L Employer name Warren County Amount $29,176.01 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERLINGER, KRISTI R Employer name Erie County Amount $29,175.42 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, KATHY J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $29,174.76 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LEONARD L, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,174.73 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, STEPHEN M, II Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,174.63 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUERMANN, ROBERT J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,174.57 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CHARLES S, II Employer name Erie County Amount $29,174.55 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TIMOTHY Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $29,174.34 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTILLA, PAUL E Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $29,174.08 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTE, LINDA J Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $29,173.66 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, IVAN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $29,173.65 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $29,173.56 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTBY, MARYBETH Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,172.92 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACOVSKY, DAWN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,172.50 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, DEBRA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,172.27 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, ROBERT K Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $29,172.14 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DAVID Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $29,172.08 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, DAVID I Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $29,172.00 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGHLIAN, GREGG Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $29,172.00 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System