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 PUCHLERZ, MARCIA R Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $23,596.10 Date 02/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, LAURA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,595.36 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHE, KIM Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,595.28 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAERKL, KATIE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,595.21 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TILMAN A Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $23,595.14 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICICCHIA, SALVATORE Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $23,594.65 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENS, MATTHEW A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $23,594.40 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, KRISTIN M Employer name Town of La Fayette Amount $23,594.40 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, VERNA M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $23,594.15 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MARIE E Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $23,594.13 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, SUSAN M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $23,593.74 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPACHER, SEBASTIAN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,593.71 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, CAMERON C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,593.64 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, BRYAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,593.24 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CRYSTAL P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $23,593.23 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDIVANT, EDWARD C Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $23,592.81 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRUN, LIANNE C Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $23,592.53 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTELLI, JANINE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $23,592.00 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, MABEL D Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $23,591.78 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKLERODE, CAROL A Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $23,591.59 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, PAUL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,591.42 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJ, DEBORAH J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $23,591.40 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTSCHAEFER, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,591.15 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTLAR, ELVIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,591.12 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, AARON M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $23,590.43 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIADOS, SHERYL A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $23,590.34 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $23,588.95 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, DONNA M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $23,588.81 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADULSKI, CARLENE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,588.51 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKELL, BRYTTANY L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $23,588.50 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEANNE M Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $23,588.11 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENESHA, DIANE Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $23,587.56 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, MARIA Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $23,587.06 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JONATHAN R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $23,586.75 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LINDA A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $23,586.70 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, BETSY L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $23,586.45 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, DOUGLAS Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $23,586.26 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLGREN, DEBBIE D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $23,585.56 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLINO, HEATHER C Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $23,585.17 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANIE, SEAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,584.89 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHLENBRUCK, BRUCE S Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $23,584.68 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, JACQUELYN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,584.60 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHUNT, AMY K Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,584.48 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGLER, PATRICK C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $23,584.45 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, BRENT K Employer name Town of Benton Amount $23,584.40 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,584.21 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, LORI L Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $23,583.89 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ELAINE L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,583.29 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of Sardinia Amount $23,582.58 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Town of Wayland Amount $23,582.18 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACY A Employer name City of Cortland Amount $23,582.16 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, SUSANNAH M Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $23,581.96 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, SANDRA D Employer name Broome County Amount $23,581.91 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNG, MARY Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $23,581.60 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WDZIECZNY, DAVID A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $23,581.00 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARIA D Employer name Greene County Amount $23,580.99 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, SHARON M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,580.89 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFASCIANO, GRACE A, MS Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $23,580.62 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARD, JACK A Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $23,580.61 Date 06/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SHAWN P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,580.57 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, DARLENE J Employer name Erie County Amount $23,580.48 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSCHART, PATRICK B Employer name Broome County Amount $23,580.37 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, PEGGY E Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $23,580.29 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ONGE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,579.95 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PAMELA J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $23,579.94 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYWALT, JACQUELINE B Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,579.62 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, REGINA R Employer name Albany County Amount $23,579.59 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, JOHN Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,579.23 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, KURT W Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $23,578.76 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATSLEY, KIMMY A Employer name Addison CSD Amount $23,578.75 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESIDES, JESSICA H Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $23,578.74 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JEREMY L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $23,578.57 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, JAMES G, JR Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $23,578.26 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, ANDREA Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,577.71 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEICHMAN, LISA J Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $23,577.26 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARK, CHRYSTAL A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $23,577.20 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, DARLENE A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,576.72 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIN, LYNN M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $23,576.47 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, CAHAL Q Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $23,576.41 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOHN E Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $23,576.35 Date 06/05/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $23,576.06 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDETTI, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $23,576.00 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHMAN, CLAUDIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,575.86 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUBNER, JONI M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,575.34 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, DEBORAH R Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $23,574.57 Date 03/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, EMILIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,574.52 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, REBECCA C Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,574.35 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LYNDA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,574.15 Date 05/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, MARGARET Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $23,573.88 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARI, LORRAINE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,573.75 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS, DEBORAH E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $23,573.62 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, DEVIN E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,573.28 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, DEBRA M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $23,572.98 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTRELLO, MARIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,572.50 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDEN, SHARON D Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $23,572.04 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MARC D Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $23,572.03 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SUZANNE C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,571.97 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALES, RANDI P Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $23,571.73 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,571.50 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, LEOPOLD E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,571.38 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System