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 WEBB, ZINA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,838.10 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUAL, PETER T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,838.07 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, JACQUELINE F Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $35,837.95 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JENNIFER L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $35,837.77 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Brant Amount $35,837.74 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JANICE B Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,837.60 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, CHERISE J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $35,837.54 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JULIE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,837.51 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $35,837.45 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, KAREN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,837.37 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHENES-VAN CAMP, CHRISTINE L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $35,836.00 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUI, YIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,835.94 Date 08/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROBE, GRETCHAN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,835.83 Date 06/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, MICHAEL J Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $35,835.72 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, JOHN J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $35,835.62 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, BRENDA Employer name Broome County Amount $35,835.59 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOP, BRUCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $35,835.40 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFAT, LEANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,834.85 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEE, TARA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,834.73 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JAMES P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $35,834.63 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISSIGER, BARBARA A Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $35,834.29 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BAR, ENNEA Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $35,834.20 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKNIGHT, LISA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,834.13 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SONI L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $35,834.04 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, RANDI L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,832.40 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, TERESA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $35,832.25 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNES, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $35,832.15 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, AUDREY T Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $35,831.90 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, GABRIELLA M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,831.25 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBORSKI, ANDREA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,830.63 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SHANDA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,830.37 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWEN, AMOS E Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $35,830.18 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINOWSKI, LISSA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,830.16 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKIN, DARREN F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,830.12 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTVIN, DESIREE A Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $35,830.04 Date 02/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, WILLIAM B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $35,829.70 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LISA ANNE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,829.70 Date 08/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SUSAN L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,829.70 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLES, RAYMOND E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,829.60 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANA, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,829.53 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHYNSKI, KRISTINE F Employer name Erie County Amount $35,829.31 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LAWRENCE G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,829.24 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, MICHELLE E Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $35,828.96 Date 09/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ANDREW E, III Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,828.89 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, ASHLEY M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $35,828.79 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAM, JEFFREY T Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $35,828.57 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, BRENT B, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,828.45 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, VALERIE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,828.43 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, SHANE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $35,828.40 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMONT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $35,828.28 Date 11/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, DEBRA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,828.25 Date 02/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, VALERIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,828.15 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Harrisburg Amount $35,827.69 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, MARK J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $35,827.17 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPODANO, JESSICA M, MS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,826.94 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLERCK, IRENE D Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $35,826.44 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTS, TERONICA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,826.36 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, LINDA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,826.28 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,825.89 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCROFF, JASON J Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,825.64 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOTTO, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,825.64 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVER, DEBRA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,825.59 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELNIK, PEGGY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,825.52 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, SEAN D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,825.47 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, JACKIE R Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,825.44 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANGELA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $35,825.44 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUNE, MEGAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $35,824.52 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CONNOR J Employer name Town of Belfast Amount $35,824.52 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KEVIN M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $35,824.51 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEKNECHT, DIANE G Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $35,824.35 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MAUREEN J Employer name Greene County Amount $35,824.18 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, KATHA L Employer name Albany County Amount $35,823.94 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, ANYA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,823.36 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, TANYA E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $35,823.14 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFIQIE, WAIS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,822.99 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, STACEY A Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,822.49 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, RYAN W Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $35,822.46 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINICOLA, ANDREW P Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,822.08 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING-MAXWELL, CAROLINE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,821.65 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, E'LISA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,821.45 Date 10/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, QUIONE T Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,821.38 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPO, GINA M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $35,819.82 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH, DEONNA Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,819.64 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, TINKERBELLE D Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $35,819.58 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRUCE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,818.89 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, DONNA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,818.67 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, CHERYL L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $35,818.60 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, THERESA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,818.54 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAS, MAUREEN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,818.47 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, JANELLE L Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $35,818.43 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR-GOODWINE, LIDWIN Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $35,818.40 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, KRISTINA L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $35,818.20 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DIANE E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $35,817.99 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, DIANA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $35,817.97 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNCIL, VINCENT M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $35,817.96 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, MARY LOU Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $35,817.60 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $35,817.59 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, RUBY M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $35,817.57 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARIE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,817.29 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KAREN L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $35,817.16 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System