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 WALKER, JEANESSA R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,035.02 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, TERRENCE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,034.85 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRENO-Z, NANCY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,034.61 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKELL, CYNTHIA E Employer name Erie County Amount $31,034.54 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, NEAL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,034.52 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ANNE P Employer name Erie County Amount $31,034.42 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SHANNON F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,034.25 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MELISSA J Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $31,034.25 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, LISA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $31,034.20 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTS, DIANE L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $31,034.02 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPACK, CODY C Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $31,033.67 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $31,033.66 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, COLLEEN L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $31,033.63 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORSUK, MARY E Employer name Greene County Amount $31,033.17 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, BEVERLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $31,032.98 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, CHINA Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $31,032.52 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPP, ROBERT F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,032.36 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, SHANNON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,032.20 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIMBERLY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,032.20 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, NANCY A Employer name Broome County Amount $31,032.10 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JAMES D Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $31,031.64 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $31,031.45 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, EILEEN G Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $31,031.32 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHIRLEY J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $31,030.95 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLNER, ALETHIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,030.78 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJADA, CARLOS A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $31,030.70 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHORCHAK, MARY R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $31,030.06 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JERRY S Employer name Corning Community College Amount $31,029.95 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, THOMAS E JR Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $31,029.74 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, ASHLEY D Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $31,029.62 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIR, BRIAN P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,029.20 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, LISA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,029.02 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, PAMELA J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $31,028.98 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINEN, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Troy Amount $31,028.97 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDELS, ANN MARIE Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $31,028.81 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, DONNA M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $31,028.77 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNEIGHT, KELLY A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,028.39 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE L Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $31,028.25 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSON, WESTLEY J Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $31,028.05 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, LORI-ANN M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $31,027.75 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, LEANNE B Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $31,027.74 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNDT, TYLER W Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $31,027.38 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES-ORLICH, PAMELA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,027.36 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, ELISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,027.20 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARCY, CHARMAINE B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $31,027.01 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHAN, USHER Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $31,026.88 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEILLEUX, DONNA I Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $31,026.84 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSATIS, THERESA J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $31,026.67 Date 07/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ELLEN R Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,026.29 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, EMILY A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,026.25 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, DIANNA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $31,026.08 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANESSA, SHARON Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,026.05 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBAS, DANUTA Z Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,025.99 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSDEN, TYRONE R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,025.88 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, TAMMY J Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $31,025.74 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SUSAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,025.48 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ELIZABETH R Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $31,025.22 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBRELL, KATHLEEN J Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $31,025.19 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, TAMEKA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,025.15 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MAURA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,025.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, ROBERT C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,024.95 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, ALICE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $31,024.62 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBIN L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $31,024.24 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, MELISSA M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $31,024.13 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATONE, JAMES J Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $31,023.95 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGURI, DEA-REY Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $31,023.61 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,023.48 Date 04/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANNETTE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,023.23 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $31,022.76 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON-CORNEBY, CAMILLE D Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,022.62 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENCHES, THOMAS A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,022.08 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, ALICIA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,021.60 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DARYN T Employer name Town of Fulton Amount $31,021.27 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, SEAN Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,020.69 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, MARK A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $31,020.68 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, FRED S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,020.48 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, DEANNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,020.43 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARBONE, REGINA R Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $31,020.15 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, LAURA A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,020.00 Date 04/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAXTON, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $31,019.93 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULRING, LAURA J Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $31,019.83 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAZIO, ANNE B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,019.53 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFOHMAN, ANDREW D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,019.45 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $31,019.44 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, DEBORAH K Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $31,018.86 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STEPHEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $31,018.78 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, BARBARA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $31,018.77 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUL, MATTHEW Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,017.88 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULL, DAWN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,017.74 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINIEC, GAIL E Employer name Erie County Amount $31,017.49 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, ROSLYN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,017.46 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKOSKI, BEVERLY Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $31,017.45 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GEORGE P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,017.08 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, CATHERINE B Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $31,017.00 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER S Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $31,017.00 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, ANDREW M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,016.87 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKENBACH, ALLISON M Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,016.82 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $31,016.79 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, PASQUALINO Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,016.77 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEPHEN, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $31,016.73 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System