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 HILLS, CRAIG M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,485.68 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, MARY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,485.68 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, TRINA S Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $28,484.92 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUZIN, JOANN Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $28,484.63 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, ANGELA T C Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,484.40 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHERRI L Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $28,484.22 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, DAVID Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $28,483.78 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLANDER, TRACY L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,483.65 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BAIN, JEREMY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,483.61 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREED, MICHAEL J, II Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $28,483.59 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, DIANE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,483.15 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARA, PAULA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,482.76 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLINSKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $28,482.14 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANUELE, JEFFREY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,482.03 Date 03/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDMAN, RICKY F Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $28,482.01 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, MADELINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,481.91 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYDE, ERICH M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,481.85 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, ERIC R Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $28,481.76 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVAK, GREGORY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,481.32 Date 01/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERO, NATHAN S Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $28,481.21 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVICK, RHONDA S Employer name Madison County Amount $28,481.15 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MINNIE J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,480.79 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, KELSIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,480.21 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIN, SUSAN A R Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $28,480.06 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GEORGE P Employer name Town of Rush Amount $28,480.03 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DARRIN J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $28,479.94 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBO, JAMES R Employer name Essex County Amount $28,479.92 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, NICOLE Employer name Clinton County Amount $28,479.89 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, GISELLA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,479.39 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CARLOS Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $28,479.38 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $28,479.20 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIBLE, ANNE E Employer name Broome County Amount $28,479.08 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $28,478.85 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, JOSIE A Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $28,478.77 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDEMAN, LISA L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $28,478.73 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MEGHAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.51 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTAL, KARLEY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.41 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASELLO, MICHELLE R Employer name Erie County Amount $28,478.41 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, KEIRRA O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.39 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MICHELE S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.39 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, SARA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.39 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEAD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.39 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, PAMELA A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $28,478.32 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, GITTY Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $28,478.29 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKO, DZIFA A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,478.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SUSAN N Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $28,477.99 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, LAURA I Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,477.55 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENCH, TREVOR J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $28,477.55 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKETT, LINDA S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,477.34 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PATRICK T Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $28,477.20 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SCOTT P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,477.05 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULZE, CONNIE M Employer name Town of Candor Amount $28,477.00 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, VICTORIA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $28,476.80 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MICHELLE L Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $28,476.71 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $28,476.71 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESTVINA, KAREN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,476.55 Date 03/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CHRISTY M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $28,476.32 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, CARISSA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,476.27 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, VERONICA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,475.98 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANN M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $28,475.84 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEANS, BRANDON R Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,475.46 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHUP, PETER J Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $28,475.37 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, PIERRE MARIE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $28,474.99 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLEN-HESS, ANN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,474.76 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINEE, CARMELA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,474.65 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, LORRAINE F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,474.43 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, JORDAN C Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $28,474.25 Date 05/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, PAULA M Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $28,474.15 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLLIS-BARNELL, MARY E Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $28,473.29 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYMUS, ROBERT W Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $28,473.21 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ALYSSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,472.95 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, TODD W Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $28,472.71 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, SUSAN J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,472.07 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASE, DAWN T Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $28,471.77 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, SAM P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,471.67 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, PAMELA N Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $28,471.51 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICIGNANO, PASQUALINA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,471.38 Date 02/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,471.34 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKES, ADAM C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,471.24 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, BRENDA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,471.14 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMY C Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $28,471.13 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, BRITTANY F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,471.10 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALTON, STEPHANIE E Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $28,471.08 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, LINDA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $28,470.91 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LINDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,470.82 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,470.79 Date 05/20/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, MARY ANN Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,470.34 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJDYLO, LUCAS P Employer name Orleans County Amount $28,470.22 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESIO, MARYANN Employer name Town of Greece Amount $28,469.70 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULL, MARSHA A M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $28,469.64 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADES, ISIAH D Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,469.57 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, BRYAN A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $28,469.42 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAFFETY, ROBERT A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $28,469.34 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXTON, RICHARD W Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $28,468.01 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JULIE M Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $28,467.95 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JOAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,467.85 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINEO, KRISTEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.46 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, JASON E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.26 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, IRIS C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,466.49 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASSO, JEFRY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,466.47 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System