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 OHLEMAN, ERIC J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,072.99 Date 08/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BETH M Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,072.96 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MARY MELISSA Employer name Schuyler County Amount $31,072.53 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, BARBARA J Employer name Warren County Amount $31,072.46 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADER, ANDREW M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $31,072.31 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, EILEEN G Employer name Erie County Amount $31,072.25 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVILLE, CHRISTOPHER LEE Employer name Albany County Amount $31,072.19 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAMORE, WILLIAM C Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $31,071.99 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LAWRENCE W Employer name City of Rome Amount $31,071.63 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, JASON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $31,071.42 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLEC, ANNA M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $31,071.40 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAWAY, CLAUDIA LEE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,071.29 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDER, SHARON D Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $31,071.29 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUKARISHA, SEBATWARE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,071.23 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAFFO, PATRICIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $31,070.71 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,070.19 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, DAMION D Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $31,069.93 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BECKY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,069.90 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, THOMAS D Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $31,069.84 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAMELA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,069.80 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIATO, GEORGE E Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $31,069.61 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, STEPHEN D, JR Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $31,069.44 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDSTROM, HELEN T Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $31,069.34 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELL, MACKENZIE L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $31,069.32 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIGL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $31,069.20 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, HENRY L Employer name Town of Owego Amount $31,069.11 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, SUZANNE L Employer name Albany County Amount $31,069.02 Date 02/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, JENNIFER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,068.96 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JOANNE Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $31,068.90 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDGREN, SCOTT M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $31,068.88 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHEN, JAMES F, JR Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,068.36 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIN, KAYLA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,068.26 Date 11/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MARCIA D Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $31,068.22 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, JEFFERY L Employer name Town of Pittsfield Amount $31,068.10 Date 01/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMOKARO, UWAYEMWEN S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $31,067.77 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTWELL, ROHAN S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,067.63 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, AMANDA N Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $31,067.62 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCHER, MATTHEW R Employer name Orange County Amount $31,067.58 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANELLI, TRACEY A Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $31,066.97 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, RAYMOND F Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $31,066.78 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVER, NORA J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,066.16 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JAMES J Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $31,066.08 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON LASSITER, JUNE R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $31,066.05 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, SUSAN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $31,066.00 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITTO, SHIRLEY J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $31,065.93 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTINSKY, ALEX P Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $31,065.78 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, LUIS Employer name City of Utica Amount $31,065.26 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, ROBIN L Employer name Broome County Amount $31,065.09 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSE, LINDA L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,065.07 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, ROGER F Employer name Albany County Amount $31,065.01 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEMI, NINI Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,064.86 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, GERARDO Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $31,064.25 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNOSH, BRENDA L Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $31,064.24 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWORYTA, DENISE L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $31,063.94 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKERY, RYAN P Employer name Albany County Amount $31,063.93 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, JEAN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,063.74 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, JILL E Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $31,063.57 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMAK, MICHELLE A Employer name Broome County Amount $31,063.56 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, BRENDA L Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $31,063.37 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JOSHUA O Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,063.36 Date 01/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHELLE L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $31,062.91 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, LYNN A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $31,062.57 Date 03/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, GERALDINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,062.42 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKAR, CAITLIN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $31,062.41 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ETHAN T Employer name Town of Chili Amount $31,061.63 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOTSKY, NANCY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,061.58 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, MARGARET M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $31,061.50 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,061.26 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $31,060.50 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENSKI, ANNA M, MRS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,060.46 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, AMELIA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,060.20 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, JESSICA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,060.17 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, SUZANNE Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,060.02 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, MARY BETH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,060.00 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, MARY E Employer name Madison County Amount $31,059.92 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, WAYNE Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $31,059.77 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CAROL ANN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $31,059.68 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LAURA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $31,059.47 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIRMUTH, JACOB L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,059.27 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBASEK, GRACEANN J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,059.06 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAROU-EGNACZYK, KOREN C Employer name Education Department Amount $31,058.76 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, DOUGLAS C Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $31,057.89 Date 01/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, LISA GANGEMI Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $31,057.73 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WENDY L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $31,057.62 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, BRITTANY A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $31,057.54 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNAREK, RICHARD J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,057.44 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DAVID P Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $31,057.38 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHERYL L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $31,057.23 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, LYNN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,057.04 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, MONIQUE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $31,056.89 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, HALINA R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,056.82 Date 09/10/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $31,056.59 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AYERS, COLLEEN E B Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $31,056.22 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JOAN L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $31,056.01 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALONE, LAURIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,055.45 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, MARGUERITE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,055.39 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESE, DONNA Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $31,055.34 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, THOMAS G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,055.28 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, KRISTINA M Employer name Town of Wilna Housing Auth Amount $31,055.12 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHETTI, GAIL P Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $31,055.11 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System