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 DI MARCO, SANDRA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,241.63 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POFF, ERIN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,241.38 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZYZ, DIANE M Employer name Town of Brant Amount $25,241.15 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTLING, TISTRYA G Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $25,241.15 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUZZA, YVONNE M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,240.87 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, PATRICK T Employer name Corning Community College Amount $25,240.86 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGSTADT, DEBORAH A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,240.79 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BERNADETTE A Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $25,240.51 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEBOIS, GILDA M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $25,240.42 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EDWARD R, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,240.00 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DAVID H Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $25,239.83 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, HEATHER R Employer name Oysterponds UFSD Amount $25,239.46 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ANNE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $25,239.38 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARATE, CINDY Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $25,239.10 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACAPPA, STEVEN J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,239.01 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIELLE T Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $25,238.10 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICIA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $25,238.00 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JENNIFER A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $25,237.55 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TAMMY D Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $25,237.09 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANE R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $25,236.85 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCIO, DOREEN A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $25,236.54 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LORI A Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $25,236.28 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODE, LAUREN S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $25,236.26 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, LEWIS D Employer name City of Albany Amount $25,236.13 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARSCH, LISA M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,235.89 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, THOMAS M Employer name Seneca County Amount $25,235.68 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTAGLIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Seneca County Amount $25,235.65 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JANACK R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,235.24 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTERS, WHITNEY CJ Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $25,235.23 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUKUP, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,235.05 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, MEREDITH A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $25,234.85 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTORIA, THERESA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,234.72 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTE-SACCO, TERESA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,234.57 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JEANETTE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,234.28 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARVEY, SHARON R Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $25,234.21 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BENSON J Employer name Town of Camden Amount $25,234.20 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, PAMELA J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,233.24 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GELDER, COLLEEN L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $25,233.08 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKEL, JAMES MARK Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,232.65 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KYLE J Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $25,232.51 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CHAD R A Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $25,232.15 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOPP, KIMBERLY M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $25,231.87 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, ANTHONY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,231.86 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, DAWN E Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $25,231.60 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZE, THERESA C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $25,231.37 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, AMY E Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $25,231.07 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNA, LINDA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,230.12 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, GWEN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $25,230.02 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBICHLER, SUSAN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $25,229.32 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SUZANNE M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,229.30 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CHASTITY M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $25,229.15 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZELL, CAROL A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $25,228.82 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIANO, PAUL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,228.00 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'HOMMEDIEU, PATRICIA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,227.72 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, MARIA T Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $25,227.56 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKEWICH, MARISA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $25,227.25 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELSA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,227.25 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, TIMOTHY N Employer name Granville CSD Amount $25,227.12 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KELLY L Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $25,226.93 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LISA A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $25,226.74 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINNEH, LAWRENCE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $25,225.36 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMACI, VERONICA J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $25,225.00 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DAVID C Employer name Walton CSD Amount $25,224.78 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGARD, SOLANGE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,224.77 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHRYSTAL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $25,224.70 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWBRAY, MAGGIE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,224.56 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMBE, JAMIE D Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $25,224.34 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASS, JENNY M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $25,223.95 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLIN, AMANDA S Employer name Broome County Amount $25,223.72 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, JENNIFER L Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $25,223.71 Date 12/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, KHARY K Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $25,223.41 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGG, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,223.32 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID W Employer name Webster CSD Amount $25,223.19 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, WENDY S Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $25,222.50 Date 11/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, PATRICK S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,222.34 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, JESSICA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $25,222.13 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, SUSAN M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $25,221.82 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, CHANTELLE E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $25,221.50 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAIT, DEBORAH ANN Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $25,221.44 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ALAN D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $25,221.44 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ANNALISA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $25,221.28 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, LUANN B Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $25,220.80 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYURO, BARBARA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $25,220.77 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENHARDT, ADAM C Employer name Education Department Amount $25,220.66 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RENEE M, MRS Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $25,220.62 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENGLEIN, HOLLIE A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $25,220.06 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTARD, AMANDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $25,219.99 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, NIAJAH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,219.95 Date 02/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, KEVIN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $25,219.83 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNIHAN, FRANCINE G Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $25,219.63 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, GARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,219.40 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, LAURIE A Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $25,219.36 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGBUTA, CHINAZA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $25,219.34 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, VICTORIA L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,218.10 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $25,218.09 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG-SALVAGGIO, MARGARET L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,218.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, SANDRA M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $25,217.84 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $25,217.64 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, CLIFFORD S Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,216.78 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ALPIN, KEITH W Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,216.78 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System