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 SWAN, BARBARA J Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,435.48 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANC, APRIL A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,435.22 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, LARRY C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $28,435.10 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRULLON, CARMEN L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $28,434.78 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-FERRAND, VICTORIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,434.65 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMUT, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,434.60 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDINK, GARRETT J Employer name Panama CSD Amount $28,434.44 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIGNANO, STEVEE KAYE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,434.31 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MATTHEW E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,434.05 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $28,433.81 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MICHAEL O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,433.74 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, DIANA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,433.57 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $28,433.53 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EVETTE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,433.41 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, FREDERICK Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,433.40 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, NEAL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $28,433.39 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONEAU, SHAWN P Employer name City of Fulton Amount $28,433.35 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH, KECIA M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $28,433.15 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS COLLUCCI, PAULETTE A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $28,432.84 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JASON A Employer name City of Albany Amount $28,432.77 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, GEORGE H, JR Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $28,432.65 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-WILLIAMS, HILARY P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $28,432.63 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, JOHN J, II Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,432.49 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSANDRO, MICHELE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,432.25 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JUANITA J Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $28,431.91 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTOFERO, DENISE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $28,431.90 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, FRANK D Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $28,431.89 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, AMY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.76 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, MARK J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $28,431.76 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, LUCY K Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $28,431.66 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRIDGET S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,431.36 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANWAR, AHMAD H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMER, ELLEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TESSA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, JAMELLE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, ANDREA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, MATHEW E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, LINDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOHN, ALESCIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIO, JAMES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, PETER T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRLEY, ALKEESHA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, BENJAMIN B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, SOHAIL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, TABITHA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, TODD M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, DIANE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, BRITTANY F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOSKI, COURTNEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GERALD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, NICHOLAS W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, STEPHANIE G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PATRICIA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, STEVEN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, ARIELL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, MARC A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSE, EMILY K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, MEGAN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENZIERO, ASHLEY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTKAR, SIDROOPA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURGEON, DAWN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOANNE H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRI, BENJAMIN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,431.00 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, FRANK S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $28,431.00 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, SYLVIA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,430.77 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CARLTON A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $28,430.64 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIT, RICKY, JR Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $28,430.59 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMOLE, ANNMARIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,430.34 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, SONIA R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $28,430.19 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONA, TARA A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $28,430.12 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWALYK, LAURI A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $28,430.02 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABINSKI, COLEEN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,429.82 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, DONALD G Employer name Village of Canton Amount $28,429.71 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, ALICIA DAWN Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,429.52 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, TERRELL L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $28,429.44 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALENSKI, GERALDINE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,429.04 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAINE, CONNIE D Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $28,428.85 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, THESA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $28,428.27 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, DIANE M Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $28,428.05 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHERYL A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,428.00 Date 12/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWROWICZ, TIMOTHY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,427.85 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, MARGARET Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $28,427.44 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LATESHA A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,427.21 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNEY, KEITH A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,427.09 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPROSSEL, WAYNE W Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $28,427.02 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMORY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $28,426.56 Date 10/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRALEY, RENE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $28,426.21 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, MATTHEW C Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $28,426.00 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, BARRY A, JR Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $28,425.60 Date 11/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSUF, IBRAHIM A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,425.59 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MARION Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $28,425.43 Date 04/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $28,425.43 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, WASCAR M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,425.15 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROCCO, JAMES J Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $28,425.05 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SYLVIA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $28,424.75 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, SCOTT L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,424.74 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System