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 PRESSLER, GARY L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $25,269.93 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, TARA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,269.71 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, ROSA Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,269.71 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, BRENDA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,269.20 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MELISSA M Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $25,269.06 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RANDY A Employer name Washington County Amount $25,269.02 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, KRIS T Employer name Orange County Amount $25,268.79 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,268.30 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RAFAEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,267.68 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, CAROLYN M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $25,267.55 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGARRIO, MICHELLE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,267.29 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOH, MOLLY C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $25,266.57 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MARIS S Employer name York CSD Amount $25,266.51 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORONDO, JENNIFER M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,266.33 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMUSO, CHERYL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,266.17 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BALSO, SUSANN K Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $25,266.13 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUITT, ARMETRIC T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,265.73 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSEL, RONALD E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,265.56 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTALOS, NILSA I Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $25,264.73 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICK, JUDITH ANNE Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $25,264.65 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $25,263.80 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHY M Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $25,263.58 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, BRITTANY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,263.53 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHLFELD, MARGARET Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $25,263.47 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MARIANNE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $25,263.36 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNETTI, DANA C Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $25,262.98 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBIT, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,262.86 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIER, WENDY A Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $25,262.80 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, NICOLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,262.26 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO, DESTINY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $25,262.22 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCTO, JOHN T Employer name Nioga Library System Amount $25,261.88 Date 11/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PEARL L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,261.82 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARZA, DAVID Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $25,261.18 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERCU, KRISTIN N Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $25,260.76 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI-QUINTANA, LORETTA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $25,260.67 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULL, SUSAN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,260.65 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNI, JENNY A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $25,260.60 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, JOSEPH P Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,260.30 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILIE, GINA A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $25,259.75 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUGH, JEREMY P Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $25,258.59 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,257.96 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINT, COURTNEY A Employer name Erie County Amount $25,257.82 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITKA, MEGHAN I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,257.03 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $25,256.84 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JANET L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,256.73 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JOEY Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $25,256.72 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORA, ISABEL I Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $25,256.46 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZAK, LOUISE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,255.44 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, RHONDA S Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $25,255.44 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JO ANN T Employer name Akron CSD Amount $25,255.40 Date 12/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAM, SUZETT L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $25,255.12 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, IAN A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $25,254.78 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, KELLY C Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $25,254.47 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,254.00 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, SHARI Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,253.31 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ZORAIDA Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,252.87 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUN, PAUL C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,252.64 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $25,252.32 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $25,252.30 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIN, JANET C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,251.35 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALMUTO, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $25,251.33 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATZ, HOWARD W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $25,251.33 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, KIMBERLY L Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,251.20 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, PAMELA H Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,251.20 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORATO, DIANE M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,251.20 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, EILEEN M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,251.20 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO-BURGESS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Milford CSD Amount $25,251.01 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, RHONDA R Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $25,250.64 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELD, ROBIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $25,250.06 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDANFFY, JUSTIN A Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $25,249.96 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, ALVA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $25,249.29 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTHAS, DOROTHY E Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $25,248.82 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TAMMY L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $25,248.75 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERICO-HICKEL, CICILY R Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $25,248.56 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRYSZAK, MARK A Employer name Erie County Amount $25,248.44 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, PETER Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,248.06 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTES, BARBARA A Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $25,247.56 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISHART, KATIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,247.49 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,246.70 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKMER, KAREN P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $25,246.49 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINE, DOMINIC S Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $25,246.47 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, DIANE R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $25,246.39 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETTNER, DANA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,246.30 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGANDE, SAMUEL C Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $25,246.06 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, WENDY A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $25,246.00 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, DAWN C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $25,245.72 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTAIRE, JEANNOT EMMANUEL Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $25,245.51 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHEGIANO, LAURA A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,245.20 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RAENA L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $25,244.68 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, KRISTIE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $25,244.07 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, CATHY A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $25,244.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, GARY P, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $25,243.81 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MIRELLA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,243.29 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL D Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,243.26 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, TODD J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,243.20 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, MAUREEN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,242.61 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, BRENDA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $25,242.15 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLBRYS, LISA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,242.05 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, NOELLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,241.63 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JAURDEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,241.63 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System