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 HORGAN, PADRAIC D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $33,575.94 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SCOTT M Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,575.76 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOPE, CHERYL A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $33,575.32 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, REBECCA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,575.28 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLE, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $33,575.26 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGGINO, LINDA D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $33,574.88 Date 09/05/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, RYAN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,574.82 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, LORETTA L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $33,574.68 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, PHILIP D Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,574.51 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ASHLEY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $33,574.43 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIANO, CATHERINE Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $33,574.13 Date 05/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, PETER A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $33,573.96 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, TARA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,573.88 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MEGHAN K Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,573.75 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL, LE ARTIS M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $33,573.72 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, JAMES F Employer name Westchester County Amount $33,573.35 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZELEY, FRANK P Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $33,573.32 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIENZO, BRENDA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,573.13 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, LYNETTE M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $33,572.66 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MINERVA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,572.64 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIEJA, LYNETTE M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,572.40 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKTENWALD-FOGLE, LAURIE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,572.36 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, ILENE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,572.15 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, DOROTHY B Employer name Columbia County Amount $33,571.99 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, TERESA S Employer name Columbia County Amount $33,571.98 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, ROSALIND M Employer name Town of Dover Amount $33,571.85 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, MICHELLE E Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,571.24 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZEMORE, KIM M Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,571.07 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASHAW, LORI A Employer name Columbia County Amount $33,571.03 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,571.01 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSONT, CHAD E Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $33,570.93 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AKEABA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,570.62 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $33,570.52 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREW, KAREN Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,570.50 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, KELLY O Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,570.03 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORPEY, RHIANNA N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,569.90 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, SHERRY L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $33,569.29 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOREST, JEREMY W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,569.00 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JASON F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,568.92 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, DEBBY S Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,568.90 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEGNA, JAMES G Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,568.20 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRONDA, INCORONATA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $33,568.03 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUAN RAUL I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,567.93 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, BRENDA K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,567.82 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,567.25 Date 09/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTLE, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Silver Creek Amount $33,566.68 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUS, KELLY S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $33,566.54 Date 03/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $33,566.30 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SHIRLEY M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $33,566.05 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, STACY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $33,566.00 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUME, NICHOLAS R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $33,565.87 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $33,565.67 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, LORRAINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $33,565.66 Date 10/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, AARON C Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $33,565.33 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ZACHARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $33,565.32 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JASON R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $33,565.24 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDS, THERESA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,564.98 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $33,564.84 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, DIANE M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $33,564.72 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCIANO, SANDRA D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,564.42 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,563.90 Date 04/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, ELIGIO Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,563.78 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINSKI, PATTIANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,563.41 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SEAN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,563.38 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, BRYAN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,562.93 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARUSSA, LORI J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,562.86 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY, SHEENA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,562.59 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LISA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,562.21 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STACEY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,562.12 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, SHERYL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,562.08 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DORA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $33,562.06 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTODIO, AIMEE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,561.99 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANDREA Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $33,561.97 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHERYL L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $33,561.93 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, LAURA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,561.74 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGE, JENNIFER L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,561.46 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, SARAH E Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,560.28 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,559.70 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMBOUGH, SARA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,559.22 Date 10/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTEN, ABIGAIL C Employer name Erie County Amount $33,559.17 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DONNA D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,558.98 Date 11/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, LINDA K Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,558.97 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLF, ROSE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $33,558.74 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLI, RICHARD D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,558.58 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUBALL, MICHELLE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $33,558.56 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTEE, NICOLE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,558.49 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, DAVID A Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,558.40 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUNTON, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,557.85 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, LAURA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,557.82 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, SUSAN M Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $33,557.53 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPPSEN, ARNOLD L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $33,557.38 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, KATHRYN A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $33,557.37 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKON, YOLANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,557.31 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTER, DONNA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,557.10 Date 02/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBERT, KAREN L Employer name Madison County Amount $33,557.08 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, BRYAN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,556.81 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIS, SEAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $33,556.48 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, ZORAIDA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $33,556.13 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, PAMELA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,555.69 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, ARIANNE D Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $33,555.64 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System