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 LONNSTROM, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,413.60 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEY, AMMON H Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,413.59 Date 12/08/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKER, JULIE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,413.46 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, TAMMI M Employer name Malone Housing Authority Amount $31,413.42 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHY D Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $31,413.35 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER-HUTCHINSON, TANISHA N Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $31,413.28 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPE, JASON W Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,413.21 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, MEAGHAN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,412.46 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTER, THERESA L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $31,411.80 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIE, MICHAELA S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $31,411.75 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, JOHN L, JR Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $31,411.55 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALLO, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $31,411.43 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDMAN, ALEKSANDR Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $31,411.41 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MURRAY, GARY R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $31,411.36 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BONNIE-JEAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $31,411.25 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BECKY S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $31,411.06 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEID, GREGORY M, JR Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $31,410.75 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, YADIRA Employer name Orange County Amount $31,410.62 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, LINDA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,410.61 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, KELLY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,410.46 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SEAN G Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,410.07 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, FREDERICK, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,409.65 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULACHOK, MYRON K Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $31,409.60 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, SHARON M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,409.50 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, ELISSA M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,408.53 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMANDA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,408.50 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, KRISTA E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $31,408.47 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, BARRY S Employer name Village of Celoron Amount $31,408.40 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, BETTY Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $31,408.35 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ELLEN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $31,408.21 Date 12/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARY, JOHN B Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $31,407.86 Date 12/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, THERESA K Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $31,407.75 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINESS, MARY M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $31,407.72 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, MARY B Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $31,407.63 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER-LYNCH, KARLENE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $31,407.62 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RHONDA M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $31,407.28 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, RYAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,407.16 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAS, DANIEL Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $31,406.85 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, DIANE Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,406.81 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, DANNY M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $31,406.78 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ANN R Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $31,406.25 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA A Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $31,406.08 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, PATRICE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,406.07 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MARISSA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,406.06 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLIS, JEFFREY A Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $31,405.68 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDON, LISA M Employer name Seneca County Amount $31,405.53 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DENISE A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $31,405.18 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, TINA M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $31,404.76 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIER, ZACHARY Employer name Village of Pittsford Amount $31,404.06 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CHRISTINE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $31,403.82 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINNS, SCOTT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $31,403.02 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, ANTHONY Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $31,402.95 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MARY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,402.81 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $31,402.55 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARION Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,402.31 Date 08/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFONI, KELLY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,402.24 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALTER, JESSE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,401.87 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPEN, JESSICA M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $31,401.85 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOU, CHOKOUNE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $31,401.83 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINIS, MICHELLE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,401.65 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCH, LINDA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,401.64 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBALATE, LUCILLE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,401.57 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, COLLEEN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,401.52 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEURO, CLAUDIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,401.51 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIERADKO, ANNA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,401.22 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MARY C Employer name Madison County Amount $31,400.81 Date 03/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENSBECK, BETH A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $31,400.60 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOS, CHERYL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,400.41 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SALLY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $31,400.19 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZEAN, AMY A Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $31,400.03 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZI, JASON L Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $31,399.84 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISLE, LINDA J Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $31,399.50 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CATHERINE J Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $31,399.43 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROBERT L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $31,399.36 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, JOANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,399.32 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALLANE, SHARON A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $31,398.85 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, LINDA L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $31,398.73 Date 10/22/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CHARLES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,398.56 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, CHRISTINE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,398.52 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CRYSTAL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,398.48 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KARIN A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $31,398.27 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KATHLEEN S Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,397.92 Date 05/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICO, MARY O Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,397.92 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, SHARON R Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $31,397.84 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,397.39 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURICELLA, SYDNEY R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,397.27 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, BEVERLY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,397.27 Date 06/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURZEWSKI, TRACEY J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $31,396.80 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGHAM, MIRABDUL W Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $31,396.03 Date 09/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, KATHLEEN M Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $31,395.86 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIER, DEBORAH A Employer name Finger Lakes Library System Amount $31,395.70 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, MATTHEW P Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $31,395.53 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, DIANE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $31,395.12 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, CORY J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,394.90 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, SAMI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,394.88 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, MARK R Employer name Broome County Amount $31,394.86 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, MELANIE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,394.14 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTRELL, MONICA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,393.90 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,393.60 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,393.32 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System