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 MITCHELL, FRANCINE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.07 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCESCO, KATRINA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.06 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, ANGENETTA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.06 Date 09/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, LAURA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.04 Date 02/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, DORRIS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.04 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.04 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.04 Date 03/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, THERESA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.04 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BARBARA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.03 Date 03/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPA, CECILIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.03 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORDUE, DANIEL T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.01 Date 09/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, RITA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,089.01 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, KELLEY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,088.99 Date 09/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMETI, VINCENT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,088.59 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, MATTHEW E Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $29,088.38 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, ANDREW C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,088.36 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, LLOYD B Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $29,088.24 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CARLA A Employer name Education Department Amount $29,087.98 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, MICHELLE M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $29,087.38 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, MARSHA J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $29,087.28 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, DEBRA H Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,087.27 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHARON A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,087.10 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, BILLI D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $29,087.10 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY-DUNN, KOLLEEN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $29,087.05 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTINO, PETER J Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $29,086.29 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEL, VICKI L Employer name Ulster County Amount $29,086.19 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOSTER, JUDITH M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $29,085.85 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, LUCY Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,085.16 Date 09/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEAU, ANNE F Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $29,084.61 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLESE, DEBRA A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $29,084.43 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENKAL, KATHERINE M Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $29,083.99 Date 06/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $29,083.99 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFEL, JEFFERY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,083.47 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMMELL, CAROL L, MS Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $29,083.47 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHON, DARLENE M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,083.40 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GABRIEL J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $29,083.08 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAMBO, ROBERT S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $29,082.91 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $29,082.87 Date 07/16/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTY, DANIEL F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,082.52 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, MORGAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,082.29 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKES, JOSEPH Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $29,081.85 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEY, ERIC J Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,081.64 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEW, MATTHEW M Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $29,081.25 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACEY, LINDA G Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $29,080.90 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPOSKI, SUZANNE M Employer name Van Hornesville-O D Young CSD Amount $29,079.34 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYM, KATHLEEN J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $29,079.27 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, AVERY L Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $29,079.06 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOHN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,078.84 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,078.79 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, LATOYA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,078.65 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RUSSELL D B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $29,078.05 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, GWEN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,078.00 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, WILLIAM A Employer name Ulster County Amount $29,077.50 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LEROY J Employer name Village of Nunda Amount $29,077.50 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, ANNA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $29,077.47 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTHRIE, SUSAN Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $29,077.12 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, GREGORY H Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $29,077.00 Date 12/21/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LAURA M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $29,076.96 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CASEY E Employer name Steuben County Amount $29,076.91 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, MARY F Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $29,076.90 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFF, AMY D Employer name Howland Public Library Amount $29,076.87 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEITH K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,076.78 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILLIPPO, GEORGIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $29,076.50 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRADLEY J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $29,076.31 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, SAMUEL U Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $29,076.00 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, FREDERICK W Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $29,075.99 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKTELOW, CRYSTAL A Employer name Wayne County Amount $29,075.85 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SHEILA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $29,075.70 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOOS, CAROLE A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $29,075.49 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHARYL A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $29,075.40 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KERRI R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,075.35 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DANIELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,074.81 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIMAN, HOWARD E Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $29,074.73 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, LUIS A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $29,074.68 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, JOHN D Employer name Woodstock Fire District Amount $29,074.49 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, EDWARD J Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $29,074.31 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, AIMEE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,074.28 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, BRIAN Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $29,074.05 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENOVAC, MARINA Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,073.96 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BETTY Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,073.90 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, NATOSHIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,073.53 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLADIPO, CLEMENT O Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $29,073.19 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISE, CATHRYN J Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $29,073.13 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ZENAIDA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,072.89 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ADRIANA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,072.53 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ELLEN E Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $29,072.13 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZER, SUSAN F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,072.02 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOVIC, DRAGANA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,071.77 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARIELLA, LOUIS J, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,071.29 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, NICHOLAS S Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $29,071.13 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, KATHLEEN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,070.14 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ELIZABETH K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,070.08 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMIZZI, HELEN E Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,070.01 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KERRIN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,070.00 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DORIS Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $29,069.97 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, CONNIE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,069.84 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAU, SAMANTHA A Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $29,069.48 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPPE, LAURI M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $29,069.18 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, VERA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $29,069.14 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, THOMAS D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,069.03 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System