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 EPP, NANCY A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,965.24 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIKH, SHEREEN Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $28,964.64 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKER, SHARON L Employer name Portville CSD Amount $28,964.10 Date 05/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDETTI, GREGORY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,963.17 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRO, ANNA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,963.13 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPANI, SUSIE L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,962.97 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JOANNE Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $28,962.05 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, JOHN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,961.97 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,961.46 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, JESSE R Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,961.24 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATJUCHIN, GEORGE J Employer name Erie County Amount $28,960.93 Date 07/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMPP, STACEY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $28,960.50 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,960.47 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKUS, NEIL C Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $28,960.03 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGIEL, LISA L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $28,959.85 Date 06/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANICA, BARBARA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $28,959.55 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDIN-LANE, SABRINA S L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,959.53 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAORO, ANDREA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,959.52 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, DONNA L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $28,959.40 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DAYANA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,959.01 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, YVONNE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,958.54 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONACCHIO, JOHN M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $28,958.27 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLERT, DONALD D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $28,958.05 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARING, JEREMIAH J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,957.79 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,957.72 Date 01/03/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZAK, ANDRZEJ J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $28,957.68 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACA, JOYCE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $28,957.56 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, TONYA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,957.29 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSDON, MARY C Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $28,957.22 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, DANA M Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $28,956.85 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, WILLIAM D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $28,956.57 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAFFY, ELAINE Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $28,956.45 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARSIAK, ROSEANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,956.35 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGER, LAURA S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,956.07 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHT, ALISON T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $28,956.00 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, KRISTI J Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $28,955.91 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, DEANNA L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,955.26 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMER, DIANE L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $28,954.77 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $28,954.38 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ARTHUR J, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,954.01 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TYLER W Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $28,953.97 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, DARRIEL R Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $28,953.78 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, CRYSTAL A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $28,953.78 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, MARC A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $28,953.49 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, PETER J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,953.38 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ABAGAIL O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,952.89 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, CRAIG V Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $28,952.87 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALONA, ALBERT J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,952.28 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKALEE, ANDREW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,951.78 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, BRANDI M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $28,950.47 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ROBIN L Employer name Cortland County Amount $28,950.25 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,950.21 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARIE Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,950.21 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICARI, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $28,950.17 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GERI LYNN Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $28,949.58 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, CYNTHIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,949.49 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,949.42 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, MATTHEW J Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $28,949.34 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFREY, DONNA E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,948.82 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYBOTH, ASHLEY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,948.77 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKYNE, ELFREDA G Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $28,947.91 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, ELIZABETH J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,947.84 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISOTO, CARLIE J Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $28,947.55 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEDOS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,947.52 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, BRIAN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $28,947.28 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBERS, NATASHA E Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $28,947.24 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NYSE, DANIEL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,946.79 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGGLE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $28,946.55 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, DAVID A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,946.39 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMMON, STEPHANIE L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $28,946.26 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JAMI Employer name Warren County Amount $28,946.23 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMOT, EWA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,945.79 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, SANDRA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,945.58 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, LAURA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $28,945.29 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, HEATHER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,945.25 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, DOMINICK A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $28,945.10 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JOAN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $28,945.00 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MELISSA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,944.95 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANDREA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,944.86 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, MAURICE H Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $28,944.74 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKENHAINER, DONNA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,944.43 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELSKI, CALEB S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,944.06 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLATAS, LISA A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $28,944.00 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-ALMEIDA, SHARON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,943.88 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, KAREN J Employer name Franklin Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $28,943.84 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, COURTNEY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,943.72 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $28,943.56 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAMES W, I Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,943.47 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEKAN, KRYSTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,943.16 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,943.13 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, ROBIN S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $28,943.04 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPARD, NILA J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,943.02 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CHANDRA L Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $28,942.86 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOW, CYNTHIA S Y Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,942.86 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, KATHERINE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,942.58 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,942.50 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JO-ELLEN M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $28,942.40 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TANIA A Employer name Warren County Amount $28,942.16 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLA, ASHLEY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $28,941.81 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, MICHAEL B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,941.43 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System