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 GMUER, PATRICIA A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $25,317.56 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, LINDA G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,317.49 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KRISTIN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,317.46 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JEFF F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $25,317.33 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREIS, JEFFREY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,316.81 Date 07/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,316.72 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYCETT, CHRISTINE A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,316.55 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, TONI R Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $25,316.30 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUFFARD, JUDITH A Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $25,316.06 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JENNIFER L Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,315.93 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $25,315.42 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, WILLIAM M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $25,315.30 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEMILLER, DAVINA M Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $25,315.26 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, SHEILA A Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $25,315.22 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JANELLE H Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $25,315.18 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, JOHN C Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $25,315.15 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, PATRICIA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $25,315.11 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYRLAND, TERESA H Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,315.10 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,315.03 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARISSA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $25,314.99 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISTRAND, DONNA M Employer name Panama CSD Amount $25,314.93 Date 12/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARELLI, DOMENICA Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $25,314.80 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Broome County Amount $25,314.02 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JARED P Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $25,313.92 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAILE, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $25,313.85 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BRYAN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,313.70 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBBLE, RONALD J, JR Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $25,313.62 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUHLE, LINDA M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $25,313.55 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, BRIAN T Employer name Orange County Amount $25,313.48 Date 06/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, ROY J Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $25,312.00 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPILATO, MARIE L Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $25,311.95 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVALLY, LAURIE A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $25,311.20 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTINA M, MS Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $25,310.86 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TEQUISHA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $25,310.83 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOREST, FRANCES J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $25,310.47 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, DANIELLE N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,310.29 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TRACY A Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $25,310.23 Date 06/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLESTON, TRACY A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $25,310.13 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARA, DONATO J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $25,310.13 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JOSEPH N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,309.93 Date 12/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, DIANE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,309.70 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ERICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $25,309.53 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSTEIN, SANDRA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $25,309.43 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHEILA A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $25,309.39 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHET Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $25,309.34 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CANDY K Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,309.21 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, BRYAN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,309.03 Date 11/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $25,308.58 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISKO, JANET C Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $25,308.00 Date 07/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MINNIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $25,307.97 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSIMATO, JUDITH K Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,307.80 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORCH, KELLY A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $25,307.80 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, VALERIE A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $25,307.34 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DREAMA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $25,307.34 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, ALI B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,307.13 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISH, NATHANIEL M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $25,306.97 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEACH, GEORGETTE R Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $25,306.35 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUCS, TINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $25,305.83 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKELS, DOROTHY L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $25,305.49 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXSON, JUSTINE Employer name Corning Community College Amount $25,305.14 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOMQUIST, ANITA H Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,305.00 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH WARPUS, MARI A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $25,305.00 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, PAUL V Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $25,304.96 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, JOHN H Employer name Town of Richland Amount $25,304.80 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, RALPH C, JR Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $25,304.53 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODA, MARIE ANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $25,304.39 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, COLLEEN J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $25,304.13 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, SHANE-MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $25,303.75 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,303.64 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBICKAS, ERIC D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $25,303.45 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, ETHAN P Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $25,303.30 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ALISSA B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,302.98 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, CHAWNTAVIA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,302.90 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHIER, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,302.61 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, JEREMY R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $25,302.32 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRUE, KATIE L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $25,302.21 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMENETZ, GREGG Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $25,301.95 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUSKAS, CHRISTINE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,301.92 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, SONYA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,301.59 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MICHELE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,301.45 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MEAGHAN A Employer name Warren County Amount $25,301.41 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICSEN, LYNN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,301.33 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, GWENDOLYN Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $25,301.19 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONITO, MARGARET M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,300.96 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, SHANIEKA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,300.71 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYEA, PHYLLIS D Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $25,300.55 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNER, KELLY B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,300.34 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDESI, JULIA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,300.34 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCHAK, MARYETT Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,300.34 Date 02/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, JANETTE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,300.34 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROWN, JANET M Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $25,299.61 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETTE, BENJAMIN C Employer name Village of Lyons Amount $25,299.58 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKEL, GEORGETTE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,299.43 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, DANIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,299.18 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, DONNA L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $25,298.27 Date 05/23/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, STEVEN G Employer name Granville CSD Amount $25,298.24 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLOTT, STANLEY J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,298.23 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELKY, SHARON M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $25,297.67 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOLASCON, CARMINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,297.32 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, KATE-LYN O Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $25,297.24 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System