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 SORENDO, MICHAEL V Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $25,482.26 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, LEAH M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $25,482.09 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHER, BARBARA J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $25,482.00 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALL-SCHWAB, TOM R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,481.93 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BREANNA F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,481.48 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZI, DANIELLE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,481.47 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLDT, FLORA Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $25,480.76 Date 06/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $25,480.75 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORKIN, NOAH D Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $25,480.75 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYERLEIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $25,480.73 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, KATHRYN A Employer name Albany County Amount $25,480.45 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKES, ADAM C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $25,480.32 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASBY, SHAWN T Employer name Town of Mount Morris Amount $25,479.96 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HEATHER L Employer name Groton CSD Amount $25,479.84 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORE, OMAR F Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $25,479.30 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHED, MEGHAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,478.55 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, KISHA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $25,478.33 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, JOSHUA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $25,478.05 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, JOHN P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,478.00 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, DAVID K Employer name City of Albany Amount $25,477.98 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACUK, DONNA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,477.57 Date 12/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, LISA A Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $25,477.11 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVADOR, TARA M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $25,476.87 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, LAURA E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $25,476.64 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRISTINE K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,476.59 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAUER, KATHY S Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $25,476.31 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, CAROL A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $25,475.94 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, NICEMON Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,475.94 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, EILEEN T Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $25,475.85 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERT, RAYMOND L Employer name Albany County Amount $25,475.77 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, TRACY A Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $25,475.52 Date 11/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, LAUREN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,475.51 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, JAMES P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,475.31 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SHARON A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $25,474.77 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, CRISTINA G Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $25,473.89 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAMAHL J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,473.53 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKHAN, DIANA L Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,473.29 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBEE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $25,472.27 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, PAULA R Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $25,472.10 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VALERIE A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $25,471.62 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXFIELD, JESSICA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,471.60 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, JEANNE L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $25,471.12 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Galway Amount $25,471.04 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMATO, DONALD J Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $25,470.99 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRANTINO, ROBERT J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,470.83 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, ANTHONY F Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $25,470.50 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSOWICKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $25,470.37 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBONE, RICHARD S Employer name Medina CSD Amount $25,470.03 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ELLEN A Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $25,469.87 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBLE, NANCY L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $25,469.43 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, DONNA R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $25,469.21 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAMES R Employer name Schuyler County Amount $25,468.49 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURA, JUDITH Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $25,467.40 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOES, ROSE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $25,467.31 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOIA, STEPHANIE S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,467.20 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LEANNE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $25,466.88 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, BRIAN T Employer name Ulster County Amount $25,466.86 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGRINZ, JEAN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,466.71 Date 02/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAROPOLI, PATRICIA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $25,466.23 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNEY, MARK T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $25,466.23 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, ROSALIE M Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $25,465.90 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,465.73 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTE, ALEXANDRA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $25,465.24 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTINGER, ANNETTE V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $25,465.19 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, DEVERIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,464.89 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFFS, JONATHAN F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $25,463.88 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECONA, MICHAEL C Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $25,463.87 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, TRACY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $25,463.24 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWAMADSON, STEPHANIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,462.94 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, SONIA R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $25,462.55 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ALLISON P Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $25,462.30 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, RACHEL A Employer name Broome County Amount $25,462.13 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVONA, MAUREEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,462.10 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RACHEL E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $25,461.94 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, KANAK Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,461.93 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, LOIS Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $25,461.89 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTINE, ELIZABETH P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,461.56 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIA, KELLY L Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $25,461.48 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, KELLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,461.36 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JANICE H Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $25,460.62 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAK, FELICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,460.46 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, LORI A Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $25,460.40 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, ALISA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $25,458.81 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCZAK, EDWARD L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $25,458.60 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, PATRICIA E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $25,458.56 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MOLLY E Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,458.46 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIFORD, CYNTHIA E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $25,458.40 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNTEMAN, JULIE A Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $25,458.23 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, AMY J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $25,458.20 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, DENISE L Employer name Albany County Amount $25,458.10 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ALAN R Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $25,457.94 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $25,457.52 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SYLVIA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,457.22 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, PATRICIA Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $25,457.10 Date 01/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTFORT, SCOTT S Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $25,457.07 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, ANNIYEA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $25,456.87 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, DONNA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $25,456.51 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, BRIDGET A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $25,456.38 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, NICOLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,456.22 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHAYNE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,456.20 Date 12/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System