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 CICERO, JANA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $24,704.90 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCARRETO, KATHLEEN S Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $24,704.83 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULGARIN, GLORIA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $24,704.63 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANARA, ANTHONY C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,704.61 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOSE G Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $24,704.43 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $24,704.33 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TYLER D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,704.07 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARANO, JENNY M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $24,703.78 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIRAD, ROBERTA L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $24,703.69 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY-LEWIS, LYSTRA C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $24,703.46 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYCE, RACHEL M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $24,703.37 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, ZACHARY M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $24,703.07 Date 01/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAS, MARLENE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,702.79 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACI, JOHN G Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,702.13 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMI, MICHAEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,701.67 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, COLIN W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $24,700.89 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,700.79 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBIN M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $24,700.75 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Town of Oakfield Amount $24,700.48 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHELE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $24,700.47 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEANINE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,700.32 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARZELERE, MARY C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $24,700.09 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, DONNA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,700.06 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISCO, TAMARA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,699.37 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHELLE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,699.01 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHEEMINENI, ANURADHA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $24,698.88 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DAVID W Employer name Granville CSD Amount $24,698.33 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORO, KARA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $24,698.16 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARK A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $24,698.05 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, NANCY E Employer name Ontario County Amount $24,698.04 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, TODD M Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $24,697.72 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $24,697.49 Date 05/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, LINDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $24,697.16 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, TANISHA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $24,696.72 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, KIMBERLY C Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $24,696.61 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE-RAMIREZ, BARBARA JEAN Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $24,696.54 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JEAN R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $24,696.48 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LISA M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $24,696.47 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CHRISTOPHER M, JR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,696.43 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, AMANDA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $24,696.42 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, LUCILLE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,695.84 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, MARIA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,695.73 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALLONE, KIMBERLY R Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $24,695.60 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICETTA, KAREN R Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $24,695.40 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROARTY, DAWN L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,695.21 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTSOUPIS, PATRICIA Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $24,695.16 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, DARRAH L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,695.01 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARELLI, LUCY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,693.60 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, MARIA Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,693.60 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONHEIM, JULIANNA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,693.60 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JANE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,693.60 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, LOU ANN, MRS Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,693.60 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ANN E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $24,693.34 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URDA, FRANCINE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,693.31 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, C MICHELE Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,693.17 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROBERT J Employer name Naples CSD Amount $24,692.45 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJERCSIK, WILLIAM Employer name Columbia County Amount $24,692.33 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, KATHRYN F Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $24,692.21 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CARLA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,692.00 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JENNIFER D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,691.86 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $24,691.41 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, SARA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $24,691.36 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHERT-CRUZ, JOY A Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $24,691.30 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIMLINE, THOMAS P Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $24,691.02 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIERZAWIEC, ASTA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,690.23 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, KAREN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $24,690.10 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ANGELA R Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $24,690.07 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $24,690.00 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,689.81 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RYAN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24,689.74 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORTO, ESTHER I Employer name Broome County Amount $24,689.66 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICH, AMANDA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $24,689.48 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIASKOS, NICHOLAS Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,689.37 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELL, KATHERINE A Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $24,688.87 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANARELLA, JAMEY Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $24,688.60 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKS, DAVID Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $24,688.23 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, CATHERINE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,688.02 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CATHERINE A Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $24,687.94 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KIMLEE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,687.72 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, WARD H Employer name Westchester County Amount $24,687.66 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,687.45 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLE, RUTH M Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,686.92 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ERIN F Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $24,686.92 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIL, IANA A Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $24,686.85 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, KEVIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,686.41 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIRAND, BRENDAN P Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $24,686.29 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, GUADALUPE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,686.11 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JACQUELINE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $24,685.90 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIASSEN, LINDA A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $24,685.82 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, SUE A Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $24,685.74 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, PEGGY A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $24,685.65 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, KARINA D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,685.60 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, DANA B Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $24,685.58 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILSON, LLOYD G, JR Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $24,685.56 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANTHONY WJ Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,685.54 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, ALANA Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,685.05 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALCANTE, KRISTINA D Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $24,684.34 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, AMALIA J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,684.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, SYLVIA Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $24,683.78 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISNESKY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $24,683.33 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System