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 LAYEDRA, JOSEPH Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $25,705.11 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TURRIS, GEROMA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,704.95 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, DANIEL E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $25,703.15 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, TIFFANY M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $25,702.70 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, PAUL W Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $25,702.29 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY-BLAKE, LAKESHA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,701.76 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, MATTHEW R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,701.56 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ROSEANNA F Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $25,701.35 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIPEAU, DIANE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,701.35 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLOUGHNEY, JOSEPH M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $25,700.82 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, GARY C, JR Employer name NYS Conference of Mayors Amount $25,700.52 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBUQUE, JOSHUA M Employer name Education Department Amount $25,700.36 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JENNIFER Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,699.97 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, DONNA S Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $25,699.72 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTEE, BRENDA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,699.55 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHNER, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $25,699.45 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIANO, TERESA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,699.39 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABER, HOPE A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,699.10 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, MICHELLE R Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $25,699.05 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, STEPHEN D Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $25,698.61 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, MELVINA L Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $25,698.38 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MICHELE L Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $25,698.34 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDA, DANIELLE R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,698.20 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCHERINO, LISA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $25,697.90 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKWEATHER, KELLY R Employer name Candor CSD Amount $25,697.58 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JESSICA T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,697.43 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, BRIGID F Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $25,697.43 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, RITA M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $25,697.09 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, REBECCA J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $25,696.80 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGOO, ANNA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,696.54 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GRETA Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $25,696.18 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPLY, FREDERICK E, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,696.00 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZELEWSKI, SANDRA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,695.84 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LANA J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $25,695.71 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,695.56 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, CHARLES D Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,694.04 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYHAGEN, WENDY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,693.97 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LEA R Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $25,693.88 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHRISTINE F Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $25,693.04 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDERSEE, BRANDEN M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $25,692.85 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES A Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $25,692.85 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, DERICK L Employer name Essex County Amount $25,692.80 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JULIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,692.66 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, ZACHARY T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $25,692.40 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, BONNIE L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $25,692.37 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,692.27 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, VIOLET I Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $25,692.10 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KRISTINE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,692.00 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIZO, JOSE Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $25,691.76 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, BETTY A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,691.24 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, TRACY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,691.04 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANELLE M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $25,690.74 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KEVIN M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,690.61 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, NANCY C Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $25,690.60 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JASON S Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,689.95 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERITT, RACHEL E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,689.90 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, RONALD A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $25,689.70 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGILL, JANICE K Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $25,689.63 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTRY, KEITH, JR Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,689.52 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEVERY, BETH A J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,689.44 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTY, WINIFRED M Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $25,689.35 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PHYLLIS A Employer name Barker CSD Amount $25,689.21 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHEY, KARLA JO Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $25,689.21 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, DAWN G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $25,689.06 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACOFF, RACHEL N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $25,688.95 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMP, LAURIE A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $25,688.48 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,688.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDITH A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $25,688.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPGOOD, PATRICK A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $25,687.58 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, CINDY M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $25,687.34 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-HUTCHINSON, TAMA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $25,686.96 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORFIDO, MARIA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $25,686.76 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARLOS L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,686.59 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, LORETTA M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $25,686.39 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KYLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,686.33 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRATELLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,686.29 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, GERALD R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $25,686.19 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEREL, ADAM C Employer name Albany County Amount $25,686.07 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, WILLIAM J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $25,685.90 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERVILLE, THOMAS P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,685.55 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,685.50 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYHILL, LORI L Employer name Town of Shelby Amount $25,685.30 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGA, JOZSEF M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,684.63 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANORE, ANN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,684.46 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, SCOTT Employer name Court of Claims Amount $25,684.00 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINI, PETER L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $25,684.00 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TAMMY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $25,683.76 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, VENUS M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,682.92 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, KENNETH Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $25,682.88 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSELL, THOMAS J Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $25,682.77 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSET, LAUREN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $25,682.58 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, JENNA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,682.31 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINI, ROSSANO Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $25,681.71 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHARINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,681.06 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, PATRICIA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $25,680.95 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHJEN, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $25,680.64 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANOVIC, TOMISLAV Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $25,680.45 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, GARY O Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $25,680.31 Date 11/15/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, LISA A Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $25,680.18 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIANCE, JOHN J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $25,679.99 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System