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 BENSON, JAN C Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $28,466.44 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, LAURA L Employer name Education Department Amount $28,466.38 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICKLER, DONALD Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $28,466.33 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSI, LISA A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $28,466.13 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, PATRICIA A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $28,465.96 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, MIGUEL Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $28,465.91 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KACY-ANN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,465.49 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THWAITES, CHERYL R Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $28,465.26 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLICOLLI, MACLOVIA E Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $28,464.56 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, JESSE A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $28,464.49 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, BRIAN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,464.46 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, PETER N Employer name Broome County Amount $28,464.36 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, VICTORIA L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,463.94 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KEVIN M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,463.94 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, PATRICIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,463.83 Date 10/03/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTANO, ANDREW A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,463.83 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, KAREN S Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $28,463.78 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $28,463.59 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $28,463.59 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERRITT, MICHELE S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,463.50 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIVERO, LYNN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $28,463.34 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUDEL, SURYA P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $28,463.33 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, LINDA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $28,463.33 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, SANDRA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,462.58 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, RAYMOND J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $28,462.21 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLOTT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,461.97 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMBACK, GRACE P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $28,461.63 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERATKO, STEVEN R Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $28,461.58 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZANO, JOSEPH B Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $28,461.51 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $28,461.40 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, VICKY S Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $28,460.96 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, VIVIAN K Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $28,460.94 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, NANCY M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $28,460.72 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINY, CINDY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,460.32 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, PATRICIA M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $28,460.28 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAURIN, CRYSTAL C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,460.21 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, DOMINICK R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,460.18 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODBEE, ARNOLD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,460.18 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIFICO, DAVID P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,460.18 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOESER, JOSHUA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,460.16 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VALERIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,459.85 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CATHERINE R Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $28,459.84 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMIANO, PETE A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,459.61 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, DIANE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,459.32 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND BURROUGHS, DANIELLE E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $28,458.99 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,458.95 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTOK, IVAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,458.78 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMON, HEATHER C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,458.72 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, BETHANY A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $28,458.66 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDA, MICHAEL C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,458.45 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, MARY JO A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,458.39 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTE, WANDA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $28,458.33 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTERELL, BRIAN J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,458.27 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, MARYANNE Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $28,458.08 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARHIGH, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,457.84 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, PAMELA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $28,457.65 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, KATHERINE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,457.43 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMATAKIS, JOSEPH A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $28,457.34 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIL, TAMIKA N Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $28,456.95 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUND, CHRISTINE H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,456.92 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOK, EILEEN J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $28,456.87 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLOFF, LISA L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,456.84 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, FRANCINE A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $28,456.74 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CINDY L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $28,456.72 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASER, CAROL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,456.53 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,456.53 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEANNA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,456.53 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIRY, PATRICIA D Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,456.37 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CAFREDA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,456.14 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERCK, EDUARD K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $28,456.12 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $28,456.00 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, VINCENT, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $28,455.64 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKHART, ROBERT H Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $28,455.18 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHAERA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $28,454.76 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,454.57 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, JEANETTE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,454.50 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVER, AMBER L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $28,454.46 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $28,454.42 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, DEBORAH C Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,454.40 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, DEBORAH Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,454.04 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DEBRA A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,454.04 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERO, CAROLYN M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,454.04 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEIM, THOMAS C Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $28,454.03 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, SONDRA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $28,453.20 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, DALE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.89 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, JON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.89 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZONSKI, ROXANNE F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.87 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERZ, ADAM R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.87 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXIME, ANNE M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $28,452.85 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, EDGAR A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $28,452.77 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKARIS, GREGORY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.58 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILKA, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, KATHY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARGARET E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARKAR, GOURI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKMAN, MARINKA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, VICKIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIETLINSKI, BROOKS L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JAMES D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINE, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.56 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System