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 RAVITA-CADY, TERESA M Employer name Albany County Amount $27,305.06 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS-CAMPBELL, HAKILA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,304.74 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, CLAIRE D Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $27,304.61 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JOYCE M Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $27,304.24 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, JOSEPH B Employer name Erie County Amount $27,303.90 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, PATRICK G Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $27,303.88 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, COLBY L Employer name Warren County Amount $27,303.79 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANO, NICOLE L Employer name Albany County Amount $27,303.51 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTENHOFF, KARA A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $27,302.22 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, LUCAS P Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $27,302.06 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $27,301.83 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTE, TRACY A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $27,301.80 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDOLIVA, THERESA MARIE Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $27,301.50 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROCCO, SUSAN A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $27,301.35 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, DEBBIE A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,300.99 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, MICHELE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,300.92 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTE, GILBERT N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,300.76 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABANGCURA, SHANNON Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,300.73 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TANIA E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,300.46 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOBERL, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $27,300.16 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, ARLENE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,299.94 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, LATOYA S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $27,299.84 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, ANDREW Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $27,299.65 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KENNETH S Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $27,299.41 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JORDAN B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $27,299.41 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, CATHY Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,299.38 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, HELEN L Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $27,299.31 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LAURA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,299.23 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMISTER, SHAUN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $27,298.66 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNEY, JACQUELYN S Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $27,298.42 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, DAVID W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,298.35 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATS, LOUIS N Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $27,297.99 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIERNO, ZACHARY S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $27,297.96 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $27,297.71 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMOVICH, TATYANA Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $27,297.56 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGLIOLA, MAUREEN A Employer name Washington County Amount $27,297.29 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, MARIE Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,297.05 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, EVELYN Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $27,296.67 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPESE, THERESA ANN Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $27,296.63 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,296.55 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSKOWSKI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,296.50 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFASTO, JUAN M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $27,296.38 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, LOUISA I Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,296.28 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, JILL S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,296.24 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAS, CAROL A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,296.22 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, ERIN M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $27,295.79 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAR, MARYBETH Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $27,295.57 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEISH, KATHRYN W Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $27,295.46 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURICH, BETH J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,295.17 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, SALLY A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,295.12 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYHOWSKI, PETER V Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,295.03 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-MULLER, ANNE M Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $27,293.93 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLTORE, LEAH R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,293.77 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ALTA R Employer name Greene CSD Amount $27,293.41 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, STEPHEN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,293.38 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNAZZONE, AIMEE L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $27,292.95 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, MARYANN Employer name Livingston County Amount $27,292.83 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBASI, KHAWLA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,292.43 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIORE, STEVEN J Employer name Albany County Amount $27,292.28 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIALE, JAMES R Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $27,292.23 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JODI B Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,291.95 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSSOM, CANDY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,291.87 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARADIAGA, RAUL A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $27,291.30 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BENJAMIN T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $27,291.16 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, KRISTINA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,290.97 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATHLEEN F Employer name Erie County Amount $27,290.44 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, LINDSEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,290.43 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBETTO, KATHERINE A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $27,289.98 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGIO, ANDREA Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $27,289.76 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KENNETH W, III Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $27,289.28 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENCAK, MARK F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,288.74 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAU, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $27,287.93 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INK, DAVID M Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $27,287.12 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JAMES R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $27,287.05 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAM, JOAN A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $27,287.00 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOS, TERESA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $27,286.85 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, KYLA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,286.48 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, SHANNON R Employer name Wayne County Amount $27,286.15 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAHUDEEN, SHIJU M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $27,286.14 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, GEORGETTE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,285.64 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EILEEN C Employer name Greene County Amount $27,285.33 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KEVIN E, JR Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $27,284.66 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONZO, ERIN C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,284.64 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $27,284.49 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIANSKY, DENISE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,284.24 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMESSER, SYLVIA Employer name Attica CSD Amount $27,283.18 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JACQUELYN Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,283.11 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDEL, REBECCA L Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $27,282.72 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDELLA, JAMES F Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,282.63 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKIEWICZ, MARLO L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $27,282.45 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, VERNA Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $27,282.36 Date 04/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTON, DELORES S Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $27,282.29 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDELAND, JO ELLEN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,281.49 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, VERONICA L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $27,280.83 Date 09/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, AIDA L Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $27,280.41 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTARI, RACHEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,279.91 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,279.80 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRUS, MITCHELL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,279.80 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTELMO, CHRISTINE Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $27,279.77 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, VONTRICE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,279.20 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System