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 RARIG, JAN C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,893.28 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIOMBA, ROSALIA Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,893.27 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, VIRGINIA E Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $28,893.17 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, JILLIAN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $28,893.08 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, HEATHER L Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $28,893.00 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DEBRA E Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,892.97 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JUSTIN Y Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $28,892.82 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, HONOR G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,891.96 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODESCHINI, LINDSEY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,891.69 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSUMECI, JOHN J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,891.38 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKI, LOIS A Employer name Finger Lakes Library System Amount $28,891.20 Date 06/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,891.13 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,891.12 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, KRISTA L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $28,890.72 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, LINDA A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $28,890.67 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLY, MARGARET Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $28,890.01 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, DEBBIE A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,889.86 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIPINTI, DANIELE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,889.36 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, JAMES H Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $28,889.31 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMANN, SUSAN Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $28,889.11 Date 01/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BOBBIE L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $28,889.05 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRUM, JULIE A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,888.95 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DANIELLE L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $28,888.94 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAUT, KRISTY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,888.80 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, JOANNE Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,888.70 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURINICK, DENNIS M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $28,888.66 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGGE, NANCY A Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $28,888.64 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, RYAN S Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $28,888.63 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETSON, HEATHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,888.62 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHIRLEY M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $28,888.59 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELTHALER, HANS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $28,888.23 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ANN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $28,888.10 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, MARINA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $28,888.05 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EMILY A Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $28,888.00 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, WAYNE C Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,887.73 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, AMY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,887.46 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRIGGER, MICHAEL T Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $28,887.21 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELKER, IRMA Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $28,887.09 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLY, RITA J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,887.09 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAJLER, IWONA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,886.77 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MARY E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,886.64 Date 10/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOWICH, THOMAS J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,886.62 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, RAWNELL M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,886.21 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DAWN A Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $28,886.17 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, JAMIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $28,886.04 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WALTER P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $28,886.00 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BENJAMIN H Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $28,885.78 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISER, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,885.75 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADO, LANCE E Employer name Town of Union Amount $28,885.72 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEMKOW, EDWARD C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,885.61 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESENICH, ALEKSANDER Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $28,885.57 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, LYNDA J Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $28,885.51 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAS, BARBARA A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $28,885.11 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $28,884.79 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNER, KATHY M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,884.56 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEN, LINDA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $28,884.16 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, AMY S Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,884.15 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, LUIGIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,884.13 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCOVO, DEBRA L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $28,883.68 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASSEN, MARTIN E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $28,883.64 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NTABONA, HO'ALI R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,883.18 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERZIAN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,882.93 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, BRIAN H Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $28,882.79 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALL, SUSAN RAE Employer name Holley CSD Amount $28,882.69 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, J CRAIG Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $28,882.66 Date 04/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, WILLIAM W Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $28,882.66 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Troy Amount $28,882.63 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPALIN, BARBARA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,882.59 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHRISTINA M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $28,882.37 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROSE MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,881.89 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERTON, WILLIAM G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,881.85 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,881.84 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEE, MAHOGANY N Employer name Niagara County Amount $28,881.83 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, PATTI A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $28,881.35 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, JODY L N Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $28,881.32 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKOUS, SHIRLEY Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $28,881.08 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GINA Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $28,880.94 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSMAN, KATHERINE E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,880.84 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, EDWARD R Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,880.58 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASE, SUSAN P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $28,880.29 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, DINAH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,880.20 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,880.13 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, PATRICK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,880.09 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON E Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $28,880.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DANIEL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,879.84 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, ISRAEL L Employer name Warren County Amount $28,879.52 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREONZE, CATHRIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,879.22 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, KATHY A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $28,879.08 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, RACHELL M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,878.93 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $28,878.81 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEVILLE, MELISSA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,878.58 Date 05/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JANNELL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,878.37 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKULSKI, MARY Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $28,878.16 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ANTHONY M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $28,878.01 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIOLI, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Troy Amount $28,877.97 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, GABRIELLA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,876.22 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, BRENNA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,876.14 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKUS, JILL A Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,875.95 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, EUGENE J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $28,875.90 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, ROBERT L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,875.65 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System