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 MEALER, GEORGE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,751.22 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, SHARRAH L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $28,751.01 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONNEVYLLE, CHARLES E, IV Employer name City of Rome Amount $28,750.90 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, KAREN S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,750.75 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, EDWARD F Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,750.68 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOULTSIOS, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,750.40 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGITORE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $28,750.27 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, DEBRA A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $28,750.08 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, SHEILA J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $28,749.78 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, VASSLON J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $28,749.66 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMPFL, SHARON L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $28,749.54 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ODILIA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $28,749.51 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, ROSALIND M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $28,749.51 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MAY, RYAN T Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,749.44 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECHTER, ARIANA T Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $28,749.05 Date 01/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBRICK, STEPHEN H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,748.70 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHMORE, SHARAE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,748.67 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATHOUT, JO ANN Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,748.57 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAOPRICHA, NINA T Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,748.36 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, ELAINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,748.31 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO, TERESA Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,747.82 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, ARLENE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,747.72 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNETTEL, NINA A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $28,747.61 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SARAH C Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $28,746.77 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GUY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,746.41 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, ERIKA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,746.32 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, LIDIA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,746.22 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSHAAR, DANIEL N Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $28,746.11 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHRYN J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,745.50 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $28,745.40 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, COLLEEN Q Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,745.02 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, BRIDGET M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,745.00 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ISABEL Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $28,744.66 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHISEN, NICOLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $28,744.47 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, THOMAS F Employer name Walton CSD Amount $28,744.43 Date 02/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, STEPHEN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,744.36 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN K Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,744.27 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARK H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $28,744.19 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARENDZA, RAYMOND A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,743.65 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTO, KATHLEEN Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $28,743.36 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, ELIZABETH S Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,743.31 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, ALEXA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,743.26 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, JAMUS B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,743.26 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULUM, RENATA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,743.19 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, AMY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,742.86 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARLENE V Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $28,742.65 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABISTON, SUSAN G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $28,742.29 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, NED R Employer name Kenmore Housing Authority Amount $28,742.00 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $28,741.94 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDORFI, MONIQUE B Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $28,741.78 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICOINE, AMY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,741.74 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITLAND, MALLORY M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $28,741.72 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, MANDY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $28,741.07 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CHARLES D Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $28,740.92 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, REBECCA J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $28,740.84 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, FRANCINE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,740.84 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, SUSAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,740.84 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, KEVIN J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $28,740.78 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, GLORIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,740.48 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, STEVEN G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $28,739.97 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ROSALIE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,739.59 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOS, MOLLY Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,739.59 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATS, GLENN C Employer name Town of Catlin Amount $28,739.40 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,739.03 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DIANE F Employer name Town of Islip Amount $28,738.79 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, AMY L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $28,738.14 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULINGER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $28,738.11 Date 12/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORISI, CAROLYN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,737.19 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIA, MELISSA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $28,737.14 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBUTO, NANCY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $28,737.09 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ROBIN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,736.91 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $28,736.40 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDHAWK, MARY C Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $28,736.38 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SHERRY N Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,736.34 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, DAWN M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $28,736.30 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, NICHOLAS B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,736.27 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDOFF, CORINA J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $28,736.16 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VETTE, TERESA M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $28,736.05 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRESTER, JEFFREY B Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $28,735.96 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, LAUREL A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,735.14 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, CHAD S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $28,734.58 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, NORMAN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $28,734.18 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTA, SHERRY L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,734.18 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, TAMMY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,734.06 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, NICOLE T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $28,733.42 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEGRO, MICHAEL J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $28,732.40 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVLICEK, GREGORY J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $28,732.29 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDHEIM, EDWIN Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $28,731.90 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, KIM R Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,731.68 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DIANA J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,731.54 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDIENT, DEVON J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,731.48 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, BLAISE S Employer name Ulster County Amount $28,731.43 Date 03/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SEAN L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,731.41 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHEILA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,731.33 Date 09/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, MARGARET M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,731.20 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, ASHLEY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,730.70 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $28,730.70 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULKIS, BARBARA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,730.28 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, DOUGLAS J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,730.16 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN T Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,729.73 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System