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 PAPA, ANGELA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $28,314.85 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, ANTHONY H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,314.63 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $28,314.60 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUANDO, PETER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,314.39 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, AUDREY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,313.79 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTI-FAUVELL, JEANNINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,313.61 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARULA, NEETA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,313.56 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, MICHAEL M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $28,313.52 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, PENNY J Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $28,313.37 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESZCZ, STEPHANIE A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $28,313.25 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VASTA, JANINE A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $28,312.38 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, KIMBERLY S Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $28,311.86 Date 03/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, ROBERT M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $28,311.66 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERAMIAN, CHAGANE H Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $28,311.51 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, MATTHEW P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,311.19 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASARO, LINDA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,311.04 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,310.74 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, ALICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $28,310.46 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BONNIE Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,310.36 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, BRIAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,310.01 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMAINE, THOMAS R, II Employer name Madison County Amount $28,309.96 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHRS, CHRISSY D Employer name Town of Durham Amount $28,309.76 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, KRISTINA L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $28,309.75 Date 02/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGERICH, JARED L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $28,309.30 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPONTES, STEPHANIE N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,308.85 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCHER, JACKIE A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $28,308.06 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, BRANDON K Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $28,307.87 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEKAMP, CYNDRA L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $28,306.73 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACANOWSKI, JOY M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $28,306.37 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KYLE W Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $28,305.93 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCARD, CHARLES J, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,305.81 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNOCCO, SUZANNE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,305.50 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDY, SHEILA Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,305.46 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JAMES M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,305.46 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, SUSAN K Employer name Village of Brookville Amount $28,305.43 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENHORST, MANDY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,305.04 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, SHERYL A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,304.42 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, MARY PAT N Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $28,304.24 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOCELYNN Employer name Erie County Amount $28,304.08 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIR, ANNETTE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,304.03 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MELISSA Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $28,302.19 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, LISA Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,302.17 Date 02/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NANCY A Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $28,302.03 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZANA, YOMAR J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $28,302.00 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, DEBORAH A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $28,301.78 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SHELBY M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $28,301.75 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKO, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $28,301.63 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYMOWSKI, LORA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,301.15 Date 06/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,301.10 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALICS, DONNA J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,300.78 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, PATRICIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,300.31 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BERNADETTE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $28,300.13 Date 09/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, RYAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,299.80 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOITZ, MARY LOU Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,299.68 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTS, KIMBERLY N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,299.54 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, RENEE Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $28,298.89 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIELEWSKI, KAREN A Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $28,298.81 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LONNIE L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,298.53 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPA-MC CARDLE, RENEE B Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $28,298.50 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIABLICK, JOSEPH E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,298.46 Date 01/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PATRICIA S Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $28,297.96 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, CARLEE A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $28,297.82 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHELLE M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $28,297.62 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CYNTHIA JEAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $28,297.32 Date 04/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, ANNETTE D Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $28,297.16 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARIAN L Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $28,297.14 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DENISE E Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $28,297.02 Date 06/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, CHAO HUI Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,296.52 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRYVER, KATHERINE J Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $28,296.34 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARREN, JOSHUA L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,296.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, DREW Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $28,296.17 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, JACALYN A Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $28,295.60 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, JONNIE M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $28,295.17 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILARDI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $28,295.17 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARVER, DERMONYAL E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,294.46 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTERS, EBONY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,294.00 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, CAMILLE M Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $28,293.80 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RILEY L Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $28,293.67 Date 03/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAPA, MELISSA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $28,293.47 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATE, SCOTT P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,293.37 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JONATHAN S Employer name Essex County Amount $28,293.28 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHARIOS, KEVIN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,292.75 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSEY, WELDON S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,292.52 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON EGYPT, RUDIGER H Employer name Dutchess County Amount $28,292.28 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELK, HAROLD J Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,292.08 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMBERG, LEAH R Employer name Town of Jefferson Amount $28,292.04 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES DE OCA, JORGE R Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $28,291.89 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEREK A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,291.85 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JAMIE P Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $28,291.73 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI COE, GENA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,291.72 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $28,291.70 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COLLEEN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,291.16 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZI, ANN MARIE E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $28,290.61 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,290.28 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, DARRYL Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $28,290.22 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMLEY, CINDY LOU Employer name Andes CSD Amount $28,290.12 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, AARON Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,290.00 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, COURTNEY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,289.97 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, GARY M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,289.86 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, CHERYL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $28,289.83 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System