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 GAFF, PAUL W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,020.26 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, ERIC A Employer name City of Troy Amount $18,020.14 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, JAMES E Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $18,020.03 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMELLARO, JOSEPH B Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $18,019.77 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIJOWSKI, NANCY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $18,019.73 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, VICTORIA Y Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,019.73 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Greene County Amount $18,019.56 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADCLIFFE, CHELSIE T Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,019.53 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, LAURIE J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $18,018.70 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIACCA, BARBARA J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,018.43 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCICCHITANO, DAVID M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $18,018.05 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, COURTNEY B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,018.02 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT-BISHOP, KERRI D Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,018.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE-WARD, KIM D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $18,017.99 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSO, LAURIE J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $18,017.96 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALONACK, DENNIS J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $18,017.03 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ASHLEIGH M Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $18,016.77 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARILLO, KIM M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,016.64 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, ERNST Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $18,016.60 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATI, JAIME Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $18,016.26 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINO, PATRICIA M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $18,016.21 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSTING-SCHUMGEN, JASMINE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $18,015.39 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $18,015.35 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, HALEY L Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $18,014.82 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JUDITH L, MRS Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $18,014.70 Date 04/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAME, GEORGANA C Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $18,014.29 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, CAROLYN A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $18,014.25 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOJNAR, MICHELLE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $18,013.90 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEVILLE, CHELSEA S Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,013.67 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, STACEY A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,013.67 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, PATRICIA J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,013.67 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $18,013.62 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARDO, DONNA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $18,013.60 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, JESSICA M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $18,013.51 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, LARRY J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $18,012.57 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONE, KIMBERLEY Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,012.38 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, BARBARA W Employer name Village of Groton Amount $18,012.38 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENSEK, MARYANN S Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,012.30 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAKAKIS, JENNIFER N Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $18,011.62 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CANDIS S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $18,011.54 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBEL, CONSTANCE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,011.29 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $18,011.29 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILFORD, ROBERT Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $18,010.85 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSHUA J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $18,010.64 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, TANNER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $18,010.23 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTA, LISA R Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $18,009.85 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JOANNE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $18,009.75 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETTA, MATTHEW T Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $18,009.75 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ATRI, LISA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,009.64 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, LINDA L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $18,009.51 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-GRAVES, EDTHRAINEY E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $18,009.26 Date 08/21/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARKEMA, DAVID A Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $18,009.01 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCAIN, YADHIRA V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $18,009.00 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNIUS, BARRY D Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $18,008.61 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLINGHAM, CYNTHIA Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $18,008.24 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, NATHAN E Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $18,008.16 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL-AUSTIN, LIZA C Employer name Erie County Amount $18,008.09 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODATO, FIORELLA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,007.89 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMINI, KARLA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,007.78 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,007.69 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDELL, MICHELLE L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $18,005.97 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, OLIVIA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $18,005.88 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITTO, SUSANNE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,005.66 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, TAMIKA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,005.39 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, PAULA K Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $18,004.92 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, MARIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,004.91 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BAIN, JEREMY Employer name Education Department Amount $18,004.77 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $18,004.72 Date 11/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, BRENDA M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $18,004.65 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBAS, VIERA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $18,004.63 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRISS, MELINDA M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $18,004.62 Date 10/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, NAOMI C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,004.62 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSCHKI, MARIE E Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $18,003.88 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, SHERYL L Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $18,003.87 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JERRY L, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,003.84 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, OLIVIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,003.84 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULTANIS, BERNADETTE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $18,003.74 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, VERONICA A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $18,003.59 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, JASON G Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $18,003.37 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTRI, JENNIFER A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,003.36 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, CHERYL F Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $18,002.81 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KRISTINA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,002.77 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRO, DIANE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $18,002.73 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULOS, MARGOT L Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $18,002.44 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DENNIS R Employer name Education Department Amount $18,002.37 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURLEY, HEIDI A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $18,002.12 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JOSE Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,001.74 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PAM L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $18,001.72 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MICHAEL D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $18,001.55 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, CARLENE R Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,001.42 Date 06/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURKE, MARY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,001.34 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, FLORENCE S Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $18,000.98 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODWAY, MARY B Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $18,000.90 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, SHANE W Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $18,000.85 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, DEBRA L Employer name Panama CSD Amount $18,000.52 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUROTH, JOSHUA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,000.06 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLE, JOSEPH D, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,000.06 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDYJAK, PATRICK W Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,000.06 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JUSTIN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,000.06 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAURYSKI, JOSEPH J Employer name Steuben County Amount $18,000.06 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System