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 HOFFMAN, COLLEEN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,390.04 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, HEIDI E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,390.03 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, BENITA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,389.96 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, GEORGETTE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,389.83 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $36,389.50 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JAMES M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $36,389.47 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT P Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,389.41 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, HYACINTH Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $36,389.40 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMCZEWSKI, MARIA V Employer name Erie County Amount $36,389.03 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BRITTANY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,388.98 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,388.60 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Town of Tyre Amount $36,388.38 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, MARGARET A Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,388.28 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKAU, MARGARET M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $36,388.24 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, ROSANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,388.24 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRINO, LOUIS F Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,388.21 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, STEVEN R Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $36,388.19 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GREGORY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,388.17 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOLI, MICHAEL E, III Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,387.81 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,387.67 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, AMBER L Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $36,387.35 Date 08/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOCELLA, ELAINE M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $36,387.28 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT, ANDREW D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,387.14 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONNERTH, JANE N Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $36,386.77 Date 06/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBEL, KIRSTEN L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,386.55 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADETE, ROMAN A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $36,386.44 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETO, DORIANNE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,386.38 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLATTE, THERESA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,386.36 Date 08/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JACKELYNN L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,386.33 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DAVE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,386.32 Date 10/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, MICHAEL T Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,386.19 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JEFFREY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,386.16 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, CHARLES A L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,385.80 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, RAUL Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,385.18 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, LAWRENCE W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,384.98 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KIRK T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,384.81 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, DALE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,384.75 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PETER J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $36,384.54 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, JENNIFER R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $36,384.20 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, WALTER S Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $36,383.85 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOVAL, KARINA C Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,383.71 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUMBER, BERT G Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,383.62 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELINSKY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,383.59 Date 10/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, SUSAN HARRISON Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $36,383.51 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, SHERRY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,383.41 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,382.85 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LINDA L Employer name Madison County Amount $36,382.02 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, MARK A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $36,381.80 Date 12/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKS, KENNETH A Employer name Village of Mayfield Amount $36,381.61 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, JAMES A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,381.40 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIS, MINERVA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $36,381.18 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, JENNIFER L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,381.10 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKEVICZ, SANDRA J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $36,380.13 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $36,379.90 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUANITA G Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $36,379.32 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, CONNIE S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $36,379.08 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODES, PAUL Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,378.98 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, PAMELA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $36,378.72 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, DANIELLE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,378.57 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHOR, JOHN W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,378.54 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KELLY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,378.40 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, DENISE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,378.28 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOANNE M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $36,378.08 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Junius Amount $36,378.05 Date 12/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JENNY D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $36,378.01 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSSEN, BRET A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,377.72 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JANICE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,377.48 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KIMBERLY E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,377.45 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, LISA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,376.69 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,376.48 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, EWOLFF Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,376.45 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, MICHAEL V Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $36,376.37 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,376.24 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, ANGELA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,376.15 Date 04/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, KATHLEEN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $36,375.76 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SHANNON T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,375.52 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONEISER, RICHELLE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,375.20 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCA, DENISE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,375.12 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, REBECCA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,375.07 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, THOMAS C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $36,374.99 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $36,374.75 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNINGER, ERIC R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,374.03 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATER, JUDY F Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $36,373.89 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TAI J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,373.55 Date 02/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBUSH, KEVIN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,373.52 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LLOYD, WILLIAM E, III Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $36,373.29 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, SHAWNNA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,373.13 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKLE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,372.98 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DAVID G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,372.72 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, NEIL Y Employer name Somers CSD Amount $36,372.69 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNTI, BEATRICE B Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $36,372.65 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, ANTHONY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $36,372.63 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUYDAM, SUZANNE M Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $36,372.34 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMANN, ROBYN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $36,372.07 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, CATHERINE C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $36,372.07 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, SARA A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $36,372.02 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, VICTOR L Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,371.87 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, GINA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,371.71 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMBOR, KELLY A, MS Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $36,371.69 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLIMAN, CARL E Employer name Town of Montour Amount $36,371.28 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System