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 DOPIERALA, CARRIE A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $28,218.49 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLEY, MARGARET A Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $28,218.07 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOLA, BARBARA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $28,217.80 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICE, AZIZA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,217.80 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, DAWN M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $28,217.76 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALATISE, MUSIBAU A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $28,217.74 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPENBERG, JOSEPH R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,217.59 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, SARA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,217.27 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ALAN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,217.00 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Groton Amount $28,216.42 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $28,216.38 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,216.36 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS-SOCHIA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Camden CSD Amount $28,216.32 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, GARY M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,216.20 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, AARON A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $28,215.68 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARK E Employer name Town of Walton Amount $28,215.55 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRUK-SLAUSON, HEATHER J Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $28,215.54 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, JAMES A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $28,215.34 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNECZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $28,215.30 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, JODY P Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $28,214.91 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCA, AMIE L Employer name Seneca County Amount $28,214.87 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, KAREN M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,214.79 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SUSAN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,214.12 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTRIGHT, GARY J Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $28,214.08 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $28,213.62 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, LORIN Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $28,213.37 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLIWIEC, RANDY L Employer name Education Department Amount $28,213.13 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, JULIE K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $28,213.00 Date 06/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, RENEE F Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $28,212.75 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SUZANNE L Employer name Town of Leicester Amount $28,212.41 Date 06/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPOFFI, BRITTNEY V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,212.30 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, JAMIE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,211.89 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, COLIN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,211.72 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, LEAH R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,210.87 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRIDGETTE L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $28,210.23 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, JUDITH A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $28,209.76 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, SHERROD Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,209.62 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EELLS, JORDAN P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,209.53 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, KRISTEN A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $28,209.37 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUL, JAMES O Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $28,209.30 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, SUSAN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $28,208.84 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHELLE G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $28,208.69 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISSING, JOSEPH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,208.69 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEBLETT, LATOYA A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $28,207.95 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, KATHLEEN T Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,207.19 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA C Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,207.08 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, STEPHEN R Employer name Columbia County Amount $28,206.79 Date 05/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, KATHRYN L Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $28,206.55 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, VERONICA I Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,206.08 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, PEGGY S Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,205.99 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LINDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,205.59 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, REBECCA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,205.28 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, ROBIN L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $28,205.16 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, SABRINA R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,204.87 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAITO, MICHAEL H Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,204.76 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, DENIRA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,203.50 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, JEAN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,203.32 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, JESSICA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,203.14 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, RANDY W Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $28,203.01 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIUBA, JONATHON G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,202.84 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVIT, LYNN I Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,202.43 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LAUREN Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $28,202.38 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, NAUJOT P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,202.31 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, PATRICK T Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $28,202.17 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGER, CAROLINE E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $28,202.04 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, GARIJON C Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $28,201.79 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULMAN, CONNIE L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $28,201.45 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,201.39 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $28,201.11 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, DEBORAH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,200.95 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, WENDY E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,200.54 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDLONG, SUSAN E Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $28,200.46 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MALINDA R Employer name Broome County Amount $28,200.15 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, VICTORIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,199.64 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, KEVIN A Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $28,199.48 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,199.35 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICH, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,199.23 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, MEGAN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $28,198.89 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YALETCHKO, JESSICA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,198.36 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCHNER, CRAIG R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $28,198.19 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGLER, THERESA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,198.08 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, DAVID M Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $28,197.59 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGEL, KATHRYN M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $28,197.30 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Amount $28,197.14 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BARBARA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,196.82 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIC S Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $28,196.73 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTER, LAURA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $28,196.55 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREEN H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,196.04 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY A Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $28,195.71 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGIESTA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $28,195.52 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, TIFFANY A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $28,194.96 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZONE, DANIELLE N Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,194.93 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, SUSAN M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $28,194.85 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOELZER, JOYCE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,194.82 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, LOURDES Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,194.46 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, STEVEN D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,194.40 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTANIS, STEVEN G Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $28,194.15 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, ELIZABETH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,193.92 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDEMA, JOE R Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $28,193.78 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANEGAS, PEDRO P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,193.62 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System