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 KLINKOWSKY, ANGEL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,448.93 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MEGHAN L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $29,448.76 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MONIKA C Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $29,447.97 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINS, ANNA D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,447.87 Date 05/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE M Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $29,447.85 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHARINE M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,447.51 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MARSHA A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $29,447.46 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBHUN, CHELSEA E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,447.43 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $29,447.06 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAZ, JENNIFER J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $29,446.30 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,446.09 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, LEON M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,445.94 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISSE, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $29,445.59 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, CHRISTINE J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,445.48 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, TRACY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,445.44 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACEWICZ, EDWARD W Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $29,445.20 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYIZIAN-DI NATALE, HEGHENE W Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,444.85 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVITT, DANIEL P Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $29,443.88 Date 01/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $29,443.80 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, DEBORAH R Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $29,443.44 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONSECA, JOSEPH J Employer name Putnam County Amount $29,443.35 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BARBARA J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,443.28 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, REBECCA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,443.28 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, PATRICIA S Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $29,443.22 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $29,443.10 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, ESTERINA R Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $29,442.94 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURQUIN, CHRISTINE F Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $29,442.59 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, MARISA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,442.33 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $29,442.33 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMBURG, STEVEN V Employer name Town of Evans Amount $29,442.21 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRATT, CHRISTINE E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $29,441.92 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, FINESSE S Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $29,441.83 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BELLIS, EDWARD C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $29,441.39 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISE, ADELLE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $29,441.25 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLF, TERENCE E Employer name Chenango County Amount $29,441.01 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECKI, ROBERT F Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $29,440.83 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKER, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,440.69 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, JULIE A Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $29,440.30 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBCZAK, AMANDA N Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $29,440.02 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ELIZABETH R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $29,439.96 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, SHAWN P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $29,439.41 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCHEFORD, ADAM W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,439.22 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAROS, MARCIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $29,439.12 Date 05/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, QUENTIN L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $29,439.01 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, WENDY K Employer name Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Lib Sys Amount $29,438.46 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, PAMELA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,438.04 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON-HONEY, NICOLE Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,437.60 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA M Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $29,437.12 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DAWN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,437.11 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, NATALIE Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $29,437.03 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, DEBRA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,436.22 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, SHARON A Employer name Town of Malone Amount $29,435.90 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PHILLIP W Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,435.66 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KELLY M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $29,435.65 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, GERTRUDE E Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $29,435.60 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, CORBY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $29,435.56 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, MAUREEN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $29,435.33 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEBOROUGH, DIANA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,434.86 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINDAL-BURGESS, JACQUILYN Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $29,434.67 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNI, ANNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,434.56 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGEAU, ALFRED J, IV Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $29,434.25 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERILL, DOUGLAS L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $29,433.69 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, ANDREA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $29,433.22 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKOWSKI, ALEX J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,433.22 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGHI, ERNEST J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $29,433.21 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, ALLEN R Employer name Franklin County Amount $29,433.06 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $29,432.94 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, MICHAEL S Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $29,432.91 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMARCO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,432.83 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGL, LYNNE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $29,432.80 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, LANA M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $29,432.52 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, STEPHEN W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,432.32 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, JESSICA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $29,432.19 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ABIGAEL UPTON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $29,432.03 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEANETTE M Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $29,432.00 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, ROSALIE Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $29,432.00 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, KYLE S Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $29,432.00 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMER, CHARLES Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,431.84 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, ALICE D Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $29,430.86 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAMPTON, FRANCES R Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $29,430.66 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCUE, AMANDA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,430.64 Date 07/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, CARLOS M Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,430.22 Date 06/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, STEVEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $29,430.00 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, HEIDI M Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,429.94 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, LORIANNE I Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $29,429.80 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, SHIRLEY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,429.78 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, CORTLANDT S Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $29,429.62 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO-PETTINATO, TRUDY H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,429.42 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESBOLD, CARA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,429.40 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, THERESA A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $29,429.39 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHE, DARLENE K Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $29,428.95 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGITANO, JUDITH A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $29,428.69 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, NATHAN A Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $29,428.55 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAYLOR, CLIFFORD E Employer name Town of Owego Amount $29,428.08 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, MARTIN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,427.97 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SHARON L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $29,427.90 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KAREN A Employer name Chenango County Amount $29,427.80 Date 06/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARICCHIUTA, JUSTINE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $29,427.37 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, ROBIN M Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $29,427.36 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCOE, ANNAMARIE D Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $29,426.69 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System