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 MARQUART, VALERIE J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $27,823.63 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, BRANDI L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,823.32 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CYNTHIA P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,823.32 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTERNAK, MARJORIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,823.28 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, PATRICIA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,822.32 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, TINA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,821.97 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, TERRIE L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $27,821.84 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CUFFA, ROBYN L Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $27,821.79 Date 08/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, KAREN Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $27,821.74 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, NECKY K A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,821.35 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISTEAD, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $27,821.21 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACEY-HASTINGS, MONICA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $27,820.81 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTHAY, BRYAN Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $27,820.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, TRACI R Employer name Town of Shelby Amount $27,820.52 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, JASON Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $27,820.14 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLOR, LACY J Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $27,820.00 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LINDA L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $27,819.89 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA-BARCA, REBEKAH A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,819.86 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERANTOZZI-WELCH, DONNA JEAN Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,819.82 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, CARL R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $27,819.65 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURSKY, JOSEPH W Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $27,819.40 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY ANNE Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $27,819.02 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RENEE S Employer name Essex County Amount $27,818.52 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANT, DEBBIE M Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $27,818.13 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, JOHN C Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $27,817.39 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHN, ALICIA L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,817.35 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADILETTA, STEPHEN A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $27,817.13 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBELLAN, DAVID W Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $27,816.71 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JONATHAN F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,814.95 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARISOL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,814.89 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIEN, SHIRLEYNE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $27,814.88 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGALE, CATHERINE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $27,814.83 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLTORAK, JOHN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $27,814.80 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT-RABEL, MIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,814.73 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILECKI, TANYA M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $27,814.49 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, BRENDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,814.47 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, FRANCINE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $27,814.15 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCARDI, GARY S Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,813.34 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, THERESA Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $27,813.10 Date 09/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOSEPH S Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $27,812.61 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, JACQUELINE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $27,812.58 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, MELISSA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $27,812.55 Date 01/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARDIER, REBECCA L Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $27,812.14 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, LAUREN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,811.36 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHARLENE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,811.35 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SURIYA L Employer name Albany County Amount $27,811.25 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $27,810.80 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAFFEY, MONICA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,810.60 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JOEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,810.04 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MARGARET E Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $27,809.92 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOEPFER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,809.85 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $27,809.07 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLMAN, KERRY L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $27,808.95 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTS, ANATOLIY Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,808.45 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KENNETH M Employer name Steuben County Amount $27,808.31 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMINSKY, CHRISTINA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $27,808.26 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $27,807.97 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, JANICE M Employer name City of Utica Amount $27,807.84 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DEA V Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $27,807.54 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDEL, KRISTIN L Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $27,806.22 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCCO, FRANCINE R Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $27,805.92 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOCH, ROBIN L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,805.78 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESSEY, MICHELLE C Employer name Franklin County Amount $27,805.50 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIZAR, YUSEF E Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,805.20 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, LISA M Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $27,804.57 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, TAMRA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $27,804.42 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JANEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,804.00 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CEGLIE, EDITH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,803.49 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, KATHLEEN K Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $27,803.17 Date 12/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIANDRA, ANDREW M Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $27,803.16 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEA, LINDA R Employer name Sidney Memorial Public Library Amount $27,802.61 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNEMANN, DOROTHY A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $27,802.52 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORKHILL, MARGARET G Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $27,802.48 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, RISE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $27,802.48 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROSSO, MICHELE A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $27,802.10 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUGOTT, PATRICIA B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,801.96 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, KELLY A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $27,801.85 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Town of North Norwich Amount $27,801.49 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCOPO, MARIA A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $27,801.45 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, LINDA A Employer name Hughsonville Fire District Amount $27,801.15 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAR, KEVIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,801.07 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARETTO, SUZANNE M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $27,800.05 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Hillsdale Amount $27,800.04 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, LINDA J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $27,799.73 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $27,799.32 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEDA, MARIELLA D Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $27,798.68 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMRICH, HEIDI L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,798.52 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, KATHERINE E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $27,798.36 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYSON, FINA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,798.33 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, LAURIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $27,797.87 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARIA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $27,797.82 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, TERESA M Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $27,797.08 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Centre Island Amount $27,797.00 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, PETER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,796.93 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERE, DONNA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,796.90 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKE, RONALD W Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,796.83 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, FRANCESCA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,796.78 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, ANTHONY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,796.72 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMON, LA TANYA RENEE Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $27,796.32 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, RYAN T Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $27,796.11 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System