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 DODGE, KATELYN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,915.81 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORDEN, CHELSEA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,915.81 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MARKIA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,915.80 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, SHARYN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,915.79 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, LINDSEY Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,915.78 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKIE, WILLIAM R Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $28,915.75 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATESCHI, FRANCES ANN Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,915.75 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, FRANK J Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $28,915.63 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOHNNY A Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $28,915.41 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, ROBERT L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,914.96 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ABRAHAM A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,914.83 Date 09/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAMER, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,914.67 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYARUKURU, TRESOR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,914.63 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $28,914.15 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, DAVID H Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,913.28 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, DEANNA L Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $28,913.25 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DEVAUN M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $28,913.16 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MADELLINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,913.05 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, THOMAS M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $28,912.99 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, NEWTANYA N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,912.97 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH-BINCZIK, SUSAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,912.90 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, DEBRA M Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $28,912.36 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, MARIA T Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,912.31 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, RICHARD C Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,912.30 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOSPE, RYAN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $28,912.29 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, DEBRA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,911.16 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, LINDA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,911.11 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, DANIELA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,910.33 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANOUE, JAMIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,910.33 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLINGSON, JERI-LEE H Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $28,910.03 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $28,909.82 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, KYLE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,909.78 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNA, LYNN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,909.10 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORD, BRIANNA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,908.51 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ELIZABETH N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,908.50 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, DARCIE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,908.43 Date 08/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, SAMUEL P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,908.41 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMOTHARAMPILLAI, SRITHARAN Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $28,908.16 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, RITAMARY Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $28,907.61 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEN-KING, SUSAN D Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $28,907.58 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BETH, JOHN F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,907.28 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SARAH E Employer name Albany County Amount $28,905.99 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, GINGER L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,905.78 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEFFENHOFER, PATRICIA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $28,905.35 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REGINALD L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $28,905.16 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDARTE, LUCY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,904.76 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUHAN, DILIPKUMAR K Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,904.69 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOLIZIO, DEBORAH A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $28,904.40 Date 01/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, JUSTIN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,904.35 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LINDA L Employer name Town of Owego Amount $28,904.24 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, DANIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,904.05 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, RONALD B Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,903.79 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TOSHOY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,903.66 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DOMINICK Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,903.54 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, TAMMY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,903.13 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MYRIAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,902.59 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, CAROL A Employer name Town of Day Amount $28,902.55 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYLOR, SOPHIA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,902.12 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPE, RUTH Employer name Albany County Amount $28,901.97 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOONES, JENNIFER R Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,901.94 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SANDRA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,901.89 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, VALERIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,901.41 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, ROXANNE M Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $28,901.41 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESIA, JOHN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $28,901.33 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LISA D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $28,901.26 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSETTE, ALICIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,901.22 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,901.21 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, HARRISON Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,901.06 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, SANDRA M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $28,900.79 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPTURA, MICHAEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $28,900.74 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZZARO, LYNN P Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,900.68 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KEVIN E Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $28,900.38 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JACQUELYN A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $28,899.93 Date 03/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,899.83 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, CODY M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,899.46 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERIDGE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $28,899.41 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, SHAWN P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,898.83 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEM, HEATHER P Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $28,898.67 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSA, MICHELE L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $28,898.29 Date 10/02/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELKOWSKI, LISA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,898.17 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, CARMELA Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $28,897.49 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEASAR, ASHLEY D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,897.29 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MONIKA Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $28,897.12 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMINA, MARIA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,897.02 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNLEY, LAUREN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,896.74 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHIDULLAH, SAZIB M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,896.71 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, TAMMY L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $28,896.52 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORFHAGE, RICHARD A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $28,896.38 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHI, RAMA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,896.35 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLF, TAMAR Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $28,896.22 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, BETH A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $28,895.92 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFNER, SARA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,895.76 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, TERESA J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $28,895.58 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, HELENA M Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $28,895.33 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RANDY M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $28,894.89 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, RANDALL J, JR Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $28,894.07 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, LINDA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,893.82 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEUNE, PIERRE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,893.68 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORM, LORI J Employer name Madison County Amount $28,893.43 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, KRISTEN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $28,893.40 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System