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 KEY, EMMA Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $29,007.61 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, MARTIN J Employer name Albany County Amount $29,007.39 Date 05/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEANNE Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $29,007.33 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, MARLA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,007.26 Date 12/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, AMANDA N Employer name Wayne County Amount $29,007.10 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, GINA M Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $29,006.71 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREDAY, REGINA A Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $29,006.46 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Town of Union Amount $29,006.39 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, AUDREI L Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $29,005.17 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTE, THOMAS M Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $29,004.84 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, EDWARD T Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $29,004.80 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, HELEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,004.20 Date 05/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, CHER Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,003.80 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOSO, LAURA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,003.80 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,003.80 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, CHRISTINA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $29,003.80 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAPORT, JAMES E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $29,003.80 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENGE, WILLIAM C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $29,003.80 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,003.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,003.00 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, RAPHAELLE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,002.64 Date 02/18/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENHOLM, ROBERT S Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $29,002.41 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREDLE, JOHNANN Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $29,001.80 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, BETH A Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,001.61 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DIANE V Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,000.92 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, SHAWN D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $29,000.08 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENNETH A Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $28,999.88 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,999.63 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, MICHAEL P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,999.52 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, KRISTEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,999.40 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, MEGAN L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $28,999.28 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-ORAVSKY, ALISON C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,999.00 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZANT, MARSHALL S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,998.55 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, KATIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,998.09 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANGELLA, DONNA Employer name Rockland County Amount $28,997.92 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, COLLEEN L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $28,997.90 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDE, DONNA L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $28,997.79 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICHIO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,997.28 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LAURA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,996.97 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAIRSTO, JEAN P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $28,996.96 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, RALPH B Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $28,996.93 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUGHER, JAMES N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,995.98 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBACO, LORI M Employer name Allegany County Amount $28,995.89 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, ROSEMARY Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,995.80 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATO, FRANK Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $28,994.60 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, JANICE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $28,994.53 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVER, CAROLINE I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,994.45 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SUSAN J Employer name Washington County Amount $28,994.31 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, LISA G Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,994.24 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEARNEY, ANTOINE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,994.20 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, JOHN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,993.90 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLESTON, DARRELL E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,993.65 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILIK, CHARLENE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $28,993.51 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGGETTS, SHELIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,993.44 Date 06/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, TRACEY L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,993.39 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, CHRISS A Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $28,993.20 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMAK, JESSICA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,992.88 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEICHERT, JENNIFER M Employer name Education Department Amount $28,992.68 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, COREY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,992.58 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EMIC A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,992.34 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BARBARA M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $28,991.85 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSETTE, DARCY Employer name Albany County Amount $28,991.75 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MARIFRANCES K Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,991.72 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPF, MEGAN E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,991.67 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, AUDREY C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $28,991.39 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETT, ALLEN M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $28,990.80 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, DEBRA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,990.63 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEY, TINA L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $28,990.31 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLER, STEPHEN J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $28,990.04 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAG, CAMILLE M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $28,989.96 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, KEVIN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $28,989.87 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, DEBORAH E Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $28,989.49 Date 01/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, JOSHUA R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,989.41 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTMAN, JOELLE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $28,989.33 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGELOSI, SUSAN E Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $28,989.21 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIARZ, COLLEEN R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $28,988.29 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPPA, CHRISTIE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $28,988.23 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIGO, ALISSA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $28,987.97 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, CRYSTAL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $28,987.89 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSOURI, JAMEIKA S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $28,987.18 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, KERILYN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $28,987.11 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, DAVID F Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $28,986.75 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGL, SONDRA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $28,986.64 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIULO, IDA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $28,986.30 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNTA, LORRAINE C Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,986.10 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZEL, KELLI L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $28,985.50 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVELL, JAMES W Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $28,985.35 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GLENDA F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,985.06 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, LUISA Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $28,985.00 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, LISANNE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,984.95 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUST, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,984.82 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, SHAWNA A Employer name Essex County Amount $28,984.73 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, TODD A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,984.15 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVIGNE, COLIN S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $28,983.98 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,983.22 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRELL, PATRICIA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,982.89 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, CAMRON F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $28,982.41 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBOLD, TATYANA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,982.38 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, SAVANNA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,982.32 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, SHERI L Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,982.12 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System