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 DOMAGALA, MICHELLE Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $25,216.45 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JESSE W Employer name Town of West Bloomfield Amount $25,216.37 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, MELISSA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $25,216.02 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, ANGELA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,216.00 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, AURORA M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $25,215.64 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSHENKO, JUDY L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $25,215.47 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, RICHARD B Employer name City of Elmira Amount $25,214.35 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, STANTON P, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,214.08 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYNA, MARILYN R Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,213.80 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTTER, ROBERT T Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,213.67 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLJAN, JANET Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $25,213.12 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JO A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $25,212.81 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSTEDT, SHARON M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,212.77 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, THOMAS Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $25,212.27 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, TERESA A Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $25,211.88 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SHARON L Employer name Albany County Amount $25,211.29 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $25,211.27 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZZOFFI, DAVIDE L Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $25,211.22 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, RICHARD K Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $25,210.95 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $25,210.95 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WARAND G, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $25,210.93 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFOSO, RICHARD M Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,210.44 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, MICHELLE J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $25,210.35 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLODGO, ZACHARY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $25,210.25 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBE, SALLY ANN Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $25,210.20 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTUE, PATIENCE J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,210.18 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KAREN L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $25,210.18 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, JAMES E Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $25,209.78 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, KATHLEEN Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $25,209.56 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, KAITLYN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,209.39 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGE, CAROLINA E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $25,208.81 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO-STOKES, DIANE L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,208.44 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ERIC Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,207.76 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ADRIANE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,207.67 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $25,207.30 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, KOKILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $25,206.55 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFFO-NOWICKI, ROSEMARIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,206.47 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, PATRICK M Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,205.96 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRIESEN, MARIANNE C Employer name Alden CSD Amount $25,205.77 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,205.35 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LINDA R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,205.23 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DEBORAH L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $25,205.13 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $25,205.09 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DEBRA J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,205.07 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DONNA M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $25,205.04 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMES E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $25,204.83 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTELLE, MICHELE R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $25,204.73 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, DAVID A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,204.72 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE, KAREN J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $25,204.58 Date 09/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIER, ERICA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,204.34 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JEANNETTE L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,204.05 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, JAMES L, JR Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $25,203.36 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, JOHN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,203.13 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCTER, ASHLEY L, MS Employer name Jefferson County Amount $25,203.08 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARVIA, MARLA J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,202.16 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, VALERIA D Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $25,201.93 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, JACQUELYN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,201.26 Date 03/06/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, LORETTA S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,201.26 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, FESCHON M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,201.14 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDEN, ANN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,201.12 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, SARAH C Employer name Broome County Amount $25,201.07 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ALICIA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $25,200.91 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSON, LINDA C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,200.90 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGES-ENGEL, NORINE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,200.85 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, JADA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,200.10 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, THERESA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,200.00 Date 10/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPES, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $25,200.00 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, ERIC S Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,199.68 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, ADAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $25,199.21 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELOCK, DONNA M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $25,199.21 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, DONNA L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $25,198.77 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKELS, PEGGIE A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $25,198.76 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANA B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,198.25 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRELL, SAMANTHA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,197.43 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DENEE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,197.20 Date 11/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, GEORGE R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $25,196.65 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DENICE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $25,196.26 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSARDI, JOANN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,195.80 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, JANNICA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $25,195.49 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,194.90 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALPA, JOHN Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,194.85 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, WILLIAM R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $25,194.79 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENE, GREGORY Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $25,194.75 Date 01/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACKMYER, MARY C Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $25,194.71 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEVEN M Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $25,194.50 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, DANALLE L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,194.37 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,193.65 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSCH, TANYA T Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,193.38 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, ELYSE K Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $25,193.01 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISOTELL, NOVA L Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,192.54 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEBAJO, ABIMBOLA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,192.34 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDIN, KIRSTEN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,192.28 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHELE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,192.16 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMER, KELLY A Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $25,192.13 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, MELINDA D Employer name Otsego County Amount $25,192.01 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZKA, JOHN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,191.93 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MALLIE, JUDITH A Employer name Barker CSD Amount $25,191.62 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMNUM, ROSA F Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,191.24 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTARS, HALEY B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,190.83 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, SHEEHU M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $25,190.83 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System