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 SHEEHAN, LORI A Employer name Washington Co Soil & Water Con Amount $33,165.62 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTO, JOHN H Employer name Addison CSD Amount $33,165.47 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENT, KATHLEEN D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,165.43 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ORAL A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $33,165.37 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, WALLACE J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $33,165.36 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILCA, ILUMINADA Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,165.12 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, NANCY A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $33,165.00 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, SHANNON M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $33,164.99 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MONTE, MARY M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $33,164.92 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERWIN R, JR Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $33,164.54 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOS, BARBARA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,164.45 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAKOWSKI, LINDA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,164.44 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, BERNADETTE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,164.37 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BERNIE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,164.37 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUSCH, JO ANN D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $33,163.88 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,163.88 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TA TANISHA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $33,163.68 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, VENUS A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $33,163.67 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JACQUELINE L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $33,163.51 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNY, CHELSEA A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $33,163.36 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, KEVIN J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $33,163.35 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCARILE, ANGELA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $33,163.16 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCUM, KELLEY J Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $33,163.12 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $33,163.12 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ADHO Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $33,162.78 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATOE, HENRY E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $33,162.52 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKE, KRISTIE L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $33,162.50 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES RAMOS, SALLIE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,162.25 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, TAKEO I Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $33,162.20 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPLANTE, MARCIE L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $33,162.14 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANN M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $33,161.89 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOHN B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $33,161.80 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, REBECCA L Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $33,161.52 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RONI M Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $33,161.32 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, NOEL C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $33,160.79 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORESE, REBECCA Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $33,160.74 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, WILLIE L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $33,160.59 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTON, BRYAN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $33,160.46 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWN, RASHAD M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,160.23 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMANN, LINDA M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $33,160.14 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOORNBEEK, LAURIE A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $33,159.51 Date 03/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHM, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $33,159.00 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, ALEJANDRO J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,158.99 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALUK, JAMES P Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $33,158.73 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ALLYSON D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,158.67 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, KURTIS N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,158.16 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERIAN, BIANCA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,156.79 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Pittsfield Amount $33,156.68 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTENMAIER, KENNETH Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $33,156.22 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, WENDIE L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $33,156.19 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, RAYMOND A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $33,156.17 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALMES, ALICE E Employer name Town of Darien Amount $33,155.60 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, MICHAEL G Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $33,155.46 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLL, DAWN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,155.43 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEAL, KENYON A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,155.34 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGULO, SERGIO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $33,155.19 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIAM D Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $33,155.18 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, LYNN M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $33,155.10 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCHIGNANO, ESMELINDA Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $33,154.70 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFISTER, WILLIAM E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $33,154.67 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODUR, JAMES D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,154.63 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOON, BARBARA J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $33,154.59 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERN, BETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,154.37 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ANGELA K Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $33,154.29 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, ANDREW Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,154.09 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOL, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $33,153.79 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ANGELIQUE D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $33,153.75 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Bangor Amount $33,153.39 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, DAVID C Employer name Niagara County Amount $33,153.11 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MELISSA Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $33,153.09 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVISS, CYNTHIA V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,152.77 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRIGAL, GABRIEL Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $33,152.36 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFF, LAURIE J Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $33,152.22 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNEW, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $33,152.00 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, LINDA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,151.74 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHEL, CRAIG C, SR Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $33,151.44 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, STEPHANIE R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $33,151.14 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMROCK, BETH ANN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $33,151.13 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JENNIFER M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $33,151.09 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $33,150.68 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $33,150.43 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBLEE, BARBARA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,150.37 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, JESSE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,150.26 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KIMBERLY LEE Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $33,150.13 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, LISA M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $33,150.09 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERPETUA, BETH ANNE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $33,149.88 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MELISSA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,149.01 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, MICHELE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,148.99 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVENDOSKI, SARA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,148.90 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, KAREN ANN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,148.70 Date 03/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISELO, DOROTHEA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $33,148.20 Date 05/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIATTINO, PATRICCIA J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $33,147.91 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, DAVID M Employer name Town of Union Amount $33,147.25 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CAROLYN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $33,147.18 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRIFF, JESSICA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $33,145.87 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, JANET C Employer name Bryant Library Amount $33,144.80 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, NATASHA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,144.68 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, DEBORAH A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $33,144.41 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RAYMOND L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $33,143.72 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, PATRICIA J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,143.40 Date 05/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System