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 DE PADUA, GILBERT JAMES P Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $28,567.87 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, PAUL E Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $28,567.85 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TRACY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,567.56 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, KELLY D Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $28,567.13 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $28,567.04 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREAND, EDWARD L Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $28,566.58 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, BELINDA J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $28,566.55 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVETTO, MIMI E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,566.42 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, FALIN Employer name Education Department Amount $28,566.14 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEA, SUSAN E Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $28,565.81 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,565.60 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGMAN, REBECCA L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $28,565.59 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNARS, KELLY Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,565.00 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLER, JAMIE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $28,564.57 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELL, MARK D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $28,564.49 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, DEBORAH M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $28,564.08 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICALORA, JANET E Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $28,563.64 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABER, EVELYN T Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $28,563.59 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, VICHELLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $28,563.27 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINDER, DAVID J Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,563.20 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARY, CORY M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,562.97 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENBERG, MARGARET A Employer name Crawford Library District Amount $28,562.92 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, TARA M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $28,562.83 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINA, MIGUEL A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $28,562.72 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, NOELLE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,562.62 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROSCOE A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $28,562.34 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, LINDA L Employer name Dolgeville Housing Authority Amount $28,562.30 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, SCOTT E Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $28,562.02 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAS, COLEEN Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $28,561.75 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, KELLY A Employer name Washington County Amount $28,561.64 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREALE, PAMELA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,561.43 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,561.43 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOHN D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $28,561.41 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERIES, ERICA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,560.95 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMENKO, ANNE E Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,560.60 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, MOHINI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,560.00 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DEANNE L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,559.89 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ERIC J Employer name Village of Harrisville Amount $28,559.35 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, MARY LOU P Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $28,558.97 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIA, PHILLIP A, JR Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,558.77 Date 02/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJDYLA, BROOKE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,558.58 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENESE, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $28,558.00 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCONTI, JOSEPH J Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,557.90 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULYER, MAGGIE E Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $28,557.73 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, DONNA M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $28,557.67 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, GIOVANNA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,557.58 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEN, BARBARA A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $28,557.38 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, LAURA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,557.29 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, KAUSAR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $28,557.17 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, KATHRYN A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $28,557.15 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, LISA R Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $28,557.07 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNER, MELISSA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,556.77 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ANN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,556.77 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEZEVICH, SHANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,556.67 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, MARIE L Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $28,556.40 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORIO, MERRY I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,555.89 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGIVERN, SANDRA Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,555.71 Date 01/15/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SUZANNE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $28,555.68 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISUCCI, SUSAN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $28,555.67 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHSMITH, SHAYLEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,555.61 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ALEX L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,555.61 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $28,555.39 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACH, DOROTHY E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,555.23 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JANINE L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $28,555.15 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, MARIA E, MS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,554.93 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSBACH, ROSALINA Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $28,554.91 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGUS, RONALD C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $28,554.69 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETO, BRENDA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,553.13 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, AMANDA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,553.11 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADGU, WEYNI F Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,553.11 Date 12/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNYARD, JOHN G, JR Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $28,553.07 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, PAMELA J Employer name Essex County Amount $28,553.00 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, BARBARA S Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $28,552.92 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,552.78 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, THERESA E Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $28,552.38 Date 05/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBMEIER, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,552.17 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIUK, MARIE Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $28,551.94 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHAN, DAWN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,551.80 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, AMY L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $28,551.71 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYSON, GARY A Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $28,551.58 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIGLIO, DIANE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,551.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOSEK, THERESA K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $28,551.37 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOVNIE, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,551.30 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DENISE C Employer name Village of Port Henry Amount $28,551.07 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,551.03 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GERARD E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,550.66 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSON, MICHELLE R Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $28,550.43 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZICONE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,550.22 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, GANG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,550.00 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, MARIA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,549.90 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, ANNE L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,549.80 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CAROL A Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $28,549.59 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, DARREN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,549.29 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKEL, MARCY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,549.08 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, BAMBI L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $28,548.90 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LAURIE F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,548.06 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, PEDRO C Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $28,547.92 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, MATTHEW W Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $28,547.91 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELZEL POKLEMBA, MICHAEL J Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $28,547.70 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLO, KAYLEE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,547.65 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System