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 HUGHES, LORI J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,007.42 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CHARMAINE Employer name Ontario County Amount $25,007.35 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JOE D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $25,006.89 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, AMY L Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $25,006.84 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, NORA A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $25,006.71 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADELJAS, KENAN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $25,006.27 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, KIM C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,005.74 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPER, ERIN D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,005.19 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, MERILU Employer name Town of Holland Amount $25,004.72 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,004.64 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOARES, VIRGINIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,004.43 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALMAS, ZENITH N Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $25,004.38 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMAY, WILHELMINA G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,004.32 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, SUSAN L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,003.70 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, STACY L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $25,003.50 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, NANISHA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $25,003.33 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, LORI E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $25,003.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNIE HOLMES, JENNIFER L Employer name Education Department Amount $25,003.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, REGINA M Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $25,003.28 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, AARON J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,003.28 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENICO, MARY BETH Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $25,003.28 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALADI, SANDHYARANI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $25,003.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ANTONINA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,003.28 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNANGI, ESWARA SRAUANI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,003.27 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNIZZO, JOSEPH Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $25,002.52 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, CHRISTINA S Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $25,002.50 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILO, JASON E Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,002.34 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, NICOLE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,002.27 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, OSCAR O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,002.23 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, DANIEL W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,001.90 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $25,000.70 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, PETER A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,000.04 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOJOUHAROV, BOJIDAR M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,000.04 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKO, AIMEE J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,000.04 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, HEDY Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,000.04 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADOGAN, GLENDA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, EVAN B Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONVIL, VILAIR Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $25,000.04 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, ASHER Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $25,000.04 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZO, FELICIA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,000.01 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, JAMES L Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $25,000.00 Date 03/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $25,000.00 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACHIO, ANTHONY W Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $24,999.96 Date 10/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MARSHALL F Employer name Village of Wesley Hills Amount $24,999.96 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DANIELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,999.53 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGAN, DANIELLE M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $24,998.88 Date 01/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, JOHN E Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $24,998.25 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RANDI G Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $24,998.02 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSAW, LISA M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $24,997.99 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, DIANA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,997.45 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEVINIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,997.33 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, KEITH M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,997.24 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, CHARMAINE P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,997.02 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, PAUL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,996.85 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,996.76 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, RICHARD H Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $24,996.47 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, SCOTT P Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $24,996.41 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIELLO, DONNA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $24,995.77 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JARROD J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $24,995.39 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SELINA E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $24,995.36 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, KERRI A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $24,994.93 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKFORD, LAURIE P Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,994.89 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $24,994.62 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERCHIO, NICHOLAS P Employer name City of Oswego Amount $24,994.36 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALCIDE, MARIE N Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $24,993.92 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CLARISSA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,993.78 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, VICTORIA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,993.44 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $24,993.31 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGEER, JAMES W Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,993.19 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERMAN, SHEILA G Employer name Victor CSD Amount $24,992.97 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCONDOLA, GARY C Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $24,992.76 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEVEN, JAMES Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $24,992.63 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOWSKI, LYNN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,992.54 Date 03/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CASSANDRA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $24,992.33 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAAUSER, SALLY J Employer name Walton CSD Amount $24,992.16 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROCK, JERRY J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $24,992.09 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINCOTTA, SANDRA R Employer name Homer CSD Amount $24,991.59 Date 05/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $24,991.41 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DENNIS A Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $24,991.36 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUTT, TAMMIE A Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $24,991.08 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSWAMI, SREEDHAM C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $24,990.81 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LU ANN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,990.72 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, MARIA D Employer name Greene CSD Amount $24,990.01 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LYNN J Employer name Town of Murray Amount $24,990.00 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABINOWITZ, IRENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,989.88 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAISHA N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $24,989.77 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MICHAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,989.74 Date 12/20/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROBERT E Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $24,989.69 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGRAND, ALYSSA I Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $24,988.19 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ALEXXANDRIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,988.15 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, ANNETTE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,988.15 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, STEVE W Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $24,988.07 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSKOWSKI, MARIA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $24,988.06 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER LYNN Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $24,987.34 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, GINGER L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $24,987.20 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, THERESA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $24,986.85 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLT, MICHAEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,986.71 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, AUDREY J Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $24,986.38 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTERO, JOANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,986.21 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System