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 GUYNUP, DEBRA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,727.63 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLO, WENDY A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $30,727.39 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, JEAN GARBY Employer name Village of Kaser Amount $30,727.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, ANGELA V Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $30,726.95 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COKLEY, ROSELYNE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,726.85 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIJAL, MUKTI N Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,725.96 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, ALBERTO T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $30,725.70 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACION, LINDA L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,725.69 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIBRANDI, ANDREA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,725.64 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, GINNA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,725.46 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMONACO, JOHN R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,725.21 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, MARLENA G Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,724.77 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MICHAEL G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,724.64 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBBLETT, JENNIFER A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,724.63 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, CHERENE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,724.56 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BREANNA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,724.39 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, BRANDON K Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $30,724.11 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, BETTY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,724.10 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCOVICH, RUBEN T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $30,723.92 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISMAN, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $30,723.46 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYCIA, THOMAS M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,723.42 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLARO, GRACE M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $30,723.32 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNAM, ANNE M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $30,723.26 Date 10/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKMAN, KEVIN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,723.14 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, CHATODD Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $30,723.12 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-GONZALEZ, JOSE J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,722.85 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, ASHLEY K Employer name Seneca County Amount $30,722.51 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, JILL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,722.44 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, NICHOLAS W Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $30,722.12 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTZ, CHRISTINE L Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $30,722.12 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,721.62 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, MISTY L Employer name Village of Walton Amount $30,721.60 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, DOMENICO J Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $30,721.48 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABUL, PAULA L Employer name Nyack Library Amount $30,721.16 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUIS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,720.96 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, CLOID V Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $30,720.92 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MELISSA L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $30,719.87 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZDA, RICHARD Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,719.65 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Broome County Amount $30,719.35 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGOLINI, EVELYN P Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $30,719.20 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRUZZI, ANNA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,719.00 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, FLORA T Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $30,719.00 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORIS-GONZALEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,718.88 Date 07/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, CHRIS C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,718.76 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEFFREY D Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $30,718.36 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEO, ROBERT E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,718.25 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, BETTY ANN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,717.95 Date 03/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TESSA R Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,717.80 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMALEY, KELLY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,717.61 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADWELL, SEAN R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,717.54 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIO, HELENA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $30,717.44 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-CALL, MAY-ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,716.92 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES DE MADERA, AGUSTINA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $30,716.83 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOHS, JEREMY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,716.83 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, JACLYN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,716.46 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHETT, WARREN H Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $30,716.22 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITLOCK, DARLA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $30,716.17 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ANDREA C Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $30,716.09 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, THOMAS A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $30,715.71 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, REBECCA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,715.30 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAMES D Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $30,715.06 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHSIN, MUNIR A Employer name Erie County Amount $30,714.97 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KEVIN C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,714.63 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RONALD J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,714.51 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDINS, JORDAN B Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,714.38 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, LORRI A Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $30,713.82 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLOW, MORGAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,713.80 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIMERI, LORI L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $30,713.65 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIELLO, MARILYN E Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $30,713.50 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARNS, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,713.07 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LEWIS J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,712.30 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, WILLIAM A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $30,712.28 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEFFLER, SUSAN R Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $30,711.86 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, REBECCA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,711.72 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, DONNA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,711.64 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, JOSH T Employer name City of Corning Amount $30,711.51 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINARES, ELIDA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,711.40 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, TIMOTHY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $30,711.31 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITNER, CRYSTAL L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $30,711.30 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, STEVEN Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,711.25 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, VICTORIA A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $30,710.75 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MELISSA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,710.64 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, AARON J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,710.21 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JAMES H Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $30,709.75 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTERS, DUANE S, SR Employer name Broome County Amount $30,709.56 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SAUNDRA M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,709.37 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DOUGLAS K Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $30,709.16 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MARTIN J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $30,708.70 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARKESE D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,708.43 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JANET M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $30,708.30 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, SHARON G Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $30,707.92 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKUM, STACIE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $30,707.87 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, PENNY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $30,707.83 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYBURN, BRENDA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $30,707.82 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINSEN, TORI L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $30,707.67 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, CAROL S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $30,707.46 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAGGERO, SUSAN Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $30,707.30 Date 02/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDEN, CRISTIE R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $30,707.03 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODGOOD, JANICE G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $30,706.90 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, MARTHA M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $30,706.72 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System