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 CERUL, CECILIA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,933.92 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIERONYMUS, JOHN P Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $27,933.78 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $27,933.75 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, JACQUELINE D Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,933.53 Date 11/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEGLE, DOROTHY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,933.42 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANZA, BIANCA C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $27,932.77 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, ISABEL L Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $27,932.76 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, KATHLEEN L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,931.90 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, KRIS R Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $27,931.79 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, CARMELA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,931.71 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MELISSA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,931.64 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, PETER F Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,931.42 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, CARLOS D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $27,931.18 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, PHILLIP J Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,931.16 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, NICHOLAS D Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $27,931.01 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESE, GIUSEPPINA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $27,930.96 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESETTE, CARRIE A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $27,930.87 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DARLENE S Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,930.82 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALETA, SANDRA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,930.72 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALUCCO, KENNETH A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $27,930.00 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARIE C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,929.89 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, MAUREEN P Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $27,929.83 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, LARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,929.82 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIONE-PARTAK, ERICA L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $27,929.56 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUTNER, LIZA M Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $27,929.38 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, SALVATORE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,929.02 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, SUSAN G Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $27,928.82 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, CYNTHIA Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $27,928.61 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, BETTI J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,928.39 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VERONICA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,928.32 Date 07/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PHILIP G Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $27,928.30 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KENNETH L Employer name Canton CSD Amount $27,928.19 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RENNIA L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $27,927.95 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMARK, KAREN J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $27,927.79 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERALE, STACIA A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $27,927.72 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, ROBERT E Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $27,927.49 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, ALEXANDER Employer name Village of Asharoken Amount $27,926.88 Date 05/31/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, GINA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $27,926.27 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHIEZ, EDITH R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,925.92 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $27,925.85 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCKOS, CLAIRE E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,925.44 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELUGA, JOAN C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,925.44 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISMILLER, LYNN F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,925.44 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, FANTASHA A S Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,925.38 Date 03/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, STEVEN C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $27,925.35 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,925.35 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC BRIDE, CAROL M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $27,925.06 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINO, MARGARET M Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $27,923.73 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ERLON K Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $27,923.72 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERROW, SETH M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $27,923.09 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, MARIA M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $27,923.06 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, FILIPPA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $27,922.54 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JACLYN Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $27,922.42 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, SAMUEL S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $27,921.71 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $27,921.54 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, MAXINE R Employer name Orleans County Amount $27,921.53 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADORE, PETER Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,921.14 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JOHN D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $27,920.90 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JASON M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $27,920.81 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDORUS, DENISE S Employer name Groton CSD Amount $27,920.79 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, AMY M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $27,920.63 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODOMS, HELEN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,920.61 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASBOTH, WILLIAM L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,920.41 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SHEILA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,920.37 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, STEPHEN V Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $27,920.33 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $27,920.29 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRELLA, VIVIAN M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $27,920.20 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, BERNADETTE A Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $27,920.13 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,919.95 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, KIM M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $27,919.89 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LOIS E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $27,919.80 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, SHEDONNA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $27,919.78 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,919.36 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,919.15 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNING, RICHARD F Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $27,918.97 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,918.89 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, CRAIG R Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $27,918.27 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, HUBERT F, JR Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $27,918.05 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDISON, JONATHAN W Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,917.69 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGLIO, GERALD P Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $27,917.64 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSI, KATHERINE E Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $27,917.55 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, ADAM J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,917.06 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOTS, MICHELLE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $27,916.99 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KARA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,916.46 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $27,916.36 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ROY G, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,916.35 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUELE, BENEDETTO F Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $27,916.29 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MAURICE M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $27,915.82 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDENAUER, DENNIS D Employer name Steuben County Amount $27,915.74 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLEN, VICTORIA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $27,914.83 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EALEY, MIKKI A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $27,914.70 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, ANGELA K Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $27,914.21 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLINS, JANET M Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $27,913.23 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLOWSKI, MITCHELL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,913.09 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, EWART ST A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $27,912.70 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, BOBBI S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,911.44 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER-BARRIGAR, HEATHER J, MS Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $27,910.70 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, LAURA C Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $27,910.64 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, BECKY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,910.12 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TIMOTHY D Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $27,910.11 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System