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 COLLADO, HIOMAIRA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $26,398.94 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DOLORES Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,398.77 Date 04/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROOBY, GREGORY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $26,398.71 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, MICHAEL M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,398.13 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRICOLA, MARIANNE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $26,397.72 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ROSANNE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,397.54 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIDZICK, BETH A Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $26,397.33 Date 07/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, KYLEE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,397.10 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ERIC J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,396.42 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUBE, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,396.40 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, MARC A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $26,396.23 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $26,396.13 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKINS, SUANN M Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $26,396.06 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYON, LORA J Employer name Seneca County Amount $26,395.71 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, FRANK Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $26,395.70 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENO, SUSAN D Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $26,395.51 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIER, JANICE Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $26,395.45 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS-SANCHEZ, KIFFANIE E Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $26,395.38 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STEPHEN S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $26,395.33 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHMAN, SANDRA R Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $26,395.10 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, BRIAN N Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $26,394.96 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LA SHONDA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,394.90 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, JAMES E Employer name Town of Middlefield Amount $26,394.65 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CAROLINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,394.53 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSTEN, BARBARA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $26,394.44 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINEAU, GAIL A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $26,393.93 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDGAR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,393.67 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLES, ELLEN R Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $26,393.63 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, LAURIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,393.60 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, AUDREY J Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $26,393.54 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAXTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,393.48 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINARD, JESSE R Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $26,392.71 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, JESSIE Y Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $26,392.69 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, SEAN C Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $26,392.55 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, CANDACE L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $26,392.32 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNISTON, KATHERINE H Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $26,392.14 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREE, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome County Amount $26,391.76 Date 02/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, ERIC M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,391.70 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, ARLENE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,391.54 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, MARIBEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $26,391.39 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANTIS-URQUIOLA, PANAGIOTA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $26,391.10 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSE, CANDACE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $26,391.05 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAS, PATTI L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,390.23 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, JAFAR A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $26,389.86 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETZ, ANDREW J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,389.81 Date 08/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, FLOYD A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $26,388.61 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUBINO, LUISA V Employer name Sullivan County Amount $26,388.41 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUBAKER, TERRI L Employer name Village of Mayfield Amount $26,388.23 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTZAK, ANGELA J Employer name Plattekill Public Library Amount $26,388.13 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, KAYANN Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,387.90 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $26,387.60 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOSTAK, JOSEPH S Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $26,387.03 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, HOLLIS A Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $26,386.91 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, JOHN C Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,386.89 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DONALD W Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $26,386.06 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER-STEWART, LESTER Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,385.95 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PHILLIP E Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $26,385.82 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDGREN, CARMELA Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $26,385.65 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, DORIS R Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $26,385.65 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, RICHARD Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $26,385.28 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, INDRIA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $26,384.95 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUAL, MARY A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $26,384.81 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, OMATEE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $26,384.79 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, BRYAN Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $26,384.67 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZLINGER, LINDA Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $26,384.62 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKOVITS, SIMON Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $26,384.44 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, MICHELLE D Employer name Warren County Amount $26,384.27 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRIE, STACEY E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $26,383.86 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, GALE L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $26,383.75 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ILEANA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $26,383.66 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, LYNN A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $26,383.25 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LAURA J Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $26,383.05 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, SERINA S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $26,383.04 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROETER, KAREN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $26,383.02 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MARANDA L Employer name Madison County Amount $26,382.37 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, PAMELA P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $26,382.11 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, WILLIAM G Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $26,381.89 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLETON, WHITNEY E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $26,381.22 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, SUZANNE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $26,381.11 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLINS, VIRGINIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,381.09 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, KRISTINA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $26,380.95 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCURLOCK, EDWARD T Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $26,380.80 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ANTHONY T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,379.96 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, JOANNE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $26,379.96 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ROBIN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,379.91 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, CHARLES E Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $26,379.47 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, DONNA A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $26,379.22 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFO, TOBIAS P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $26,379.07 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERIEN, JAYMIE J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $26,378.48 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDONE, DIANE M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $26,378.48 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $26,378.00 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LISA MARIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,377.35 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DEBORAH A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $26,376.90 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANG, PAUL B Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $26,376.83 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISEY, MICHELE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $26,376.34 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RAYMOND L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $26,376.23 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZACONE, DARLENE J Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $26,376.07 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ALICIA G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $26,376.01 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYAND, SUSAN J Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $26,375.43 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, VIRGINIA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $26,375.26 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System