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 SEELY, JESSICA F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,827.84 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARWICK, KAREN Employer name Broome County Amount $31,827.82 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, KARA J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $31,827.76 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSBREE, LAURA N Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,827.68 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBHUN, BARBARA SUE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,827.53 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSINGTON, SHAKIYA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $31,827.46 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, TIMOTHY J, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $31,827.38 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAMES C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,827.28 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROSEMARY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,827.04 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $31,826.86 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCONE, EMMA E, MS Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $31,826.70 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, LINDA A Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $31,826.51 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, JACQUELINE E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $31,826.28 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFFEO, JACOB M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,826.21 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBY, CAROL M Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $31,826.17 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHE, PATRICIA J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $31,826.01 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, PAMELA Employer name Orleans County Amount $31,825.44 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $31,825.18 Date 02/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, CARLA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,825.11 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PAMELA A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,825.04 Date 05/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THERESA M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $31,825.02 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSKY, AMY A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,824.85 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAWN E Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,824.56 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, COLLEEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,824.13 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KAREN M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $31,824.04 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, VINCENT A Employer name Town of Catharine Amount $31,823.80 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, SAMUEL L Employer name Broome County Amount $31,823.78 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Boston Amount $31,823.78 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, MARK E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $31,823.52 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JASON W Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $31,823.34 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, RACHEL M Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,822.95 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, DIONE N W Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,822.27 Date 06/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Franklinville Amount $31,822.12 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $31,822.11 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AIKEY, LINDA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,822.00 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILSDONK, MARY M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $31,821.86 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETUSIL, KELLY ANN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $31,821.77 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, BEATRICE A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $31,821.64 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS C Employer name Washington County Amount $31,821.49 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLGAN, GERALDINE L Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,821.31 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, DAWN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,821.30 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJDAS, KRISTINE M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $31,820.93 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, TONI-ANN Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $31,820.75 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDL-GIBSON, CHRISTINA A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $31,820.71 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, THERESA E Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,820.57 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DENNIS M, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,820.54 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM-SMITH, KRISTYN E Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $31,820.33 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYA, COURTNEY E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,820.21 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, KWANTIA M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,819.85 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, GREGORY A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $31,818.84 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOANNE E Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,818.48 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CINDY S Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,818.21 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHELLE M Employer name Department of State Amount $31,818.18 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTLE, MEGHAN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,818.15 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MEGAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,818.12 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALMBACH, C STEPHEN Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,817.66 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $31,817.58 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMONSKY, JENNIFER C Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $31,817.14 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, PATRICIA Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $31,816.48 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,816.40 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Rome Amount $31,816.15 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRESPO, LUZ M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,815.88 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANTHONY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,815.31 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, ANDREW J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $31,815.19 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHO, CHRISTINE MARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $31,815.09 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLANGELI, AMY J Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $31,814.94 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, DONALD D, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,814.84 Date 12/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGLE, SANDRA E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,814.80 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWIAT, SANDRA Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,814.65 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, KELLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,814.53 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DARRYL W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $31,813.94 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNES, PETER K Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $31,813.87 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, SHAWNAE H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,813.86 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, JUDY A Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $31,813.72 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNEBORN, DANIEL T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $31,813.65 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREES, JAMES W Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $31,813.57 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVASHIERE, PAMELA A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $31,813.50 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPFER, GREGORY E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,813.05 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DALE A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $31,812.90 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIARO, ERIC T Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $31,812.82 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIGNAN, RITA N Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $31,812.56 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ARAMIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,812.28 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JENNIFER D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,812.01 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, JENNIFER S Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,811.96 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, HOLLY M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $31,811.94 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPERSANT, JOSEPH Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $31,811.69 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOYCE A Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $31,811.55 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $31,811.53 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Jay Amount $31,811.39 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, SHANNON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,811.28 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, ERICKA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $31,811.17 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBEN, KEITH D, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,810.99 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, LISA H Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,810.95 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPLHAM, PAMELA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,810.71 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICO, MATTHEW A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,810.56 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVI, LINDA L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,810.48 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, SHAWN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,810.41 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, CAROL L Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,810.26 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARIA E Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $31,810.20 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKLOWSKI, LINDA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,810.08 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System