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 RAMSEY, AMY S Employer name Town of Milan Amount $26,634.64 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, MARK E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,634.44 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, JEAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,634.26 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KATIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,633.89 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUSCH, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $26,632.36 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, ZACHARY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,632.15 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EBONY N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $26,632.12 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERKES, KERRI F Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $26,631.42 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, PAMELA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,630.93 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKOWSKI, ROMI Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,630.88 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUMAN, LARRY J Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $26,630.74 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNS, SONYA J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $26,630.58 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSINO, LINDA A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,630.42 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, JOAN M Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $26,630.07 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, MATTHEW P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,629.68 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, MELANIE J Employer name Otsego County Amount $26,629.36 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Albany County Amount $26,629.16 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUIS, RUSSELL T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $26,629.02 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TONY E Employer name Schuyler County Amount $26,628.82 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEITTINIS, HELEN A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $26,628.00 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARINI, JANAY M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $26,627.61 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERY, DERVIN P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,627.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULBERT, DAVID M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,627.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JINISH C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,627.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ISON J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,627.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOPHIA, MARILENA T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,627.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTE, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,627.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINIZIO, JOAN L Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $26,627.18 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DONNA M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $26,626.64 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DAWN R Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $26,626.25 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $26,626.22 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSON, BRANDII M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,626.14 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLBERT, JEANNE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $26,626.13 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, JUSTIN M Employer name Village of Fultonville Amount $26,625.82 Date 10/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTERGOOD, SHAWN B Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,625.67 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, TAMMY L Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $26,625.56 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, KATHLEEN R Employer name Seymour Public Library Dist Amount $26,625.37 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFANBURG, CYNTHIA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,625.20 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEULS, DEBRA A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $26,624.99 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNORR, MARK L Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $26,624.97 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCERA, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $26,624.90 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORO, ARNE L, III Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $26,624.22 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, EVA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $26,623.98 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, JUNETTE B Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $26,623.92 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KELLY L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $26,623.91 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY-DIX, JESSICA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,623.84 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON DAUBER, ELOINE J Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,623.24 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, MARGARET I Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $26,623.07 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUKITSCH, DAVID J Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $26,623.07 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADANZA, DIANNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,622.95 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEE, CINDY L Employer name Greene County Amount $26,621.50 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, SULMAN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $26,621.41 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, JANICE A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $26,621.39 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, PHYLLIS D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,620.91 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUD, MOHAMMED Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $26,620.50 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROHBERG, LESLIE G Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $26,620.50 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SARA E Employer name Erie County Amount $26,620.43 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEMOND, CHERYLIN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,620.10 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, DIANA L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $26,620.02 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, BRENDA E Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $26,619.07 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMAN, LAURA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $26,618.03 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,617.74 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, JORDIN R Employer name Newark CSD Amount $26,617.54 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, PAUL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,617.34 Date 03/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBERT, PAULA L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $26,616.73 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, RACQUEL Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $26,615.92 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, EUGENE J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $26,615.81 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, SUNDAY O Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $26,615.73 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, HARLEY R Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $26,615.23 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, DANIELE K, MS Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,614.86 Date 09/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, SUZANNE J Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $26,614.16 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBECK, MICHELLE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $26,613.94 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, JESSICA M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $26,613.87 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELBOE, ELAINE Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,613.78 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PAMELA L Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $26,613.71 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZLER, JAMES V, II Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $26,613.68 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JENNIFER M Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $26,613.16 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, JOHN P Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,612.95 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAS, TERESA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $26,612.65 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSNER, ANNETTE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,612.57 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKER, CLIFFORD M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $26,612.46 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JEANNE C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $26,612.19 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, DANIEL T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,612.12 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PEZO, ISABEL C Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $26,611.40 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MARIA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $26,611.40 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNASCH, STEPHEN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,611.20 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, ANNETTE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $26,610.97 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZARE, ANTONINA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $26,610.67 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, THOMAS G Employer name Broome County Amount $26,610.36 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELESKO, GEORGE D Employer name Department of Law Amount $26,609.79 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKOTSKY, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $26,609.61 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, DEBORAH P Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $26,609.31 Date 11/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDAY, JULIE A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $26,608.19 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKINS, RONALD E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $26,607.86 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETCHMER, SUANNE Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $26,606.69 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNORR, MARK L Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $26,606.66 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT M Employer name Franklin County Amount $26,606.60 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $26,606.30 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LORRIE ANN Employer name York CSD Amount $26,606.21 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACOMBER, JOANNE Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $26,606.16 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System