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 GRAY, MARY M Employer name Addison CSD Amount $28,192.80 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVOR, KIMBERLY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,192.66 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KRISTINE D Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $28,192.59 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, MARIA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,191.82 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLINGER, HALEIGH M Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $28,191.35 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVCHUK, PETER Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,191.30 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $28,191.21 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICILLO, JODI A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,191.12 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURE, ROBERTA Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,191.08 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURO, ASHLEY J Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $28,190.92 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ADELAIDE M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $28,190.86 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENT, COLENE M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $28,190.76 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, GEORGE J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,190.64 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, ERICA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,190.58 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHNER, JEREMY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,190.43 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KYLE D Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $28,190.15 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, TAMMY J Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $28,190.14 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBILT, TAMMY S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,190.12 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, KIMBERLY J Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $28,189.97 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JOHN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,189.95 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NODZO, DEBRA E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,189.85 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CINDY L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $28,189.77 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNINO, MARY S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,189.45 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, LORIE S Employer name Warren County Amount $28,188.87 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYE, LOLA T Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,188.73 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RONALD E, JR Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $28,188.54 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCILLA, MARK S Employer name Town of Perth Amount $28,188.51 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALENDZIAK, DAVID F Employer name Town of Perth Amount $28,188.51 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHERYL L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $28,188.42 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHY E, MS Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,188.37 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZENRATER, DANIEL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,188.22 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORODIN, ELEANOR Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,188.06 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, LORA LYN Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $28,187.46 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZZO, MARGHERITA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,186.96 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULORA, WAYNE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,186.91 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOSKY, SHARON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $28,186.48 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTERGOOD, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $28,186.23 Date 01/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYEA, SUSAN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,185.86 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, FRANK J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,185.73 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERETTE, JAMES L, III Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,185.50 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, THERESA A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $28,185.47 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, NIKKI L Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $28,185.45 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, CARLTON J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $28,185.24 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANC, JACI J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,185.18 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, SHANNON M Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,185.10 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTS, STEVEN M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,184.99 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN E Employer name Broome County Amount $28,184.87 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, JAIME R Employer name Essex County Amount $28,184.49 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKEYE, GODWIN E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $28,184.38 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBRA ANN M Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $28,184.26 Date 05/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, STEVEN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $28,184.13 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, SEAN P Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $28,184.00 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODBOURN, K MICHAEL Employer name Bath CSD Amount $28,183.75 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, CINDY Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $28,183.72 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DENA Employer name Westchester County Amount $28,183.41 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIS, ROBERT W Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $28,183.39 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRINGTON, KAYLA J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,183.27 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, JIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,182.93 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, TYLER S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,182.13 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARO, JAMES J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $28,181.90 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOUNDAS, SARAH E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,181.85 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, BRENDA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,181.79 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, ARLENE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $28,181.57 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JOHN R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,181.43 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $28,181.40 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHERINE J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $28,181.28 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAS, EDOUARD M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,181.01 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIA, KIMBERLY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $28,180.75 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSBY, JUSTIN L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,180.60 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGLE, JUSTIN M Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $28,180.59 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSS, MARJORIE E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,180.50 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $28,180.25 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $28,179.47 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, DESIREE A Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $28,179.35 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUENSTLE, DAWN C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,179.34 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ANDREW M Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $28,179.24 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOCCHI, FRED J, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $28,178.60 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNEST, MARGALY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $28,178.48 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, PATRICIA E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $28,178.46 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, WILLIAM P Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $28,178.39 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JENNET Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,178.25 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMLEY, JANET M Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $28,177.89 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZEPKA, JOHN F Employer name City of Utica Amount $28,177.82 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BARBARA M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $28,177.81 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURNHERR, JUDITHANN Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $28,177.78 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, DANIEL M Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $28,177.68 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, LUCY M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $28,177.66 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIAN, ALICE L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,177.64 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, TOVE F Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,177.50 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, KARYN P Employer name Greene County Amount $28,177.17 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, SUSAN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $28,176.98 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, KATHRYN O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATCHER, CASSANDRA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, PATRICIA V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIFO, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, ANNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKERT, DANIELLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System