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 COSTABILE, EMILIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,130.80 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CASSANDRA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $29,130.53 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALWAY, RACHEL E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $29,130.42 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARROW, RENEE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,130.38 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, ROBERTA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,130.10 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHAUNTAY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,129.84 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY T Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,129.78 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRONEC, EMILY Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $29,129.76 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONI, DANIEL T Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,129.68 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACLYN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,129.07 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, PAULA B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,128.83 Date 08/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SARAH A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $29,128.78 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIFTI, ERJON Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,128.09 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGLONE, JUDY STEFANSKI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,128.02 Date 02/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERTFEGER, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,128.00 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIABBARRASI, DIANE C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,128.00 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREANEY, NANCY E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,127.58 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, JUNE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,127.58 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARABUS, NINA Y Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $29,126.45 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMER, ROBERT Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $29,126.43 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, MALCOLM P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,126.43 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMMER, JILLIAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,126.06 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, CHAD D Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,126.01 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNT, SARAH E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $29,125.96 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DESIREE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $29,124.40 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GUARDI, AMY S Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $29,124.26 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKELL, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,123.40 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKEY, MARY FRANCES Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $29,123.16 Date 01/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RICHARD H Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $29,123.02 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, CAROL ANN E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,122.64 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ROBERTA S Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,122.64 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, MARYLOU Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,122.64 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DEBRA J Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $29,122.52 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETZLE, JEANNE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,122.18 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, WILLIAM M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $29,121.99 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, FILOMENA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $29,121.88 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, JODY L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $29,121.88 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, PAUL D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $29,121.80 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JEANETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,121.75 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BLASI-STYKES, FRAN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,121.68 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, RHONDA U Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,121.64 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, RENEE N Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $29,121.62 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, SUZANNE F Employer name City of Albany Amount $29,121.33 Date 02/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, GAIL L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $29,121.30 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, STEVEN J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $29,120.92 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ROSA M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $29,120.85 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COLLEEN R Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $29,120.72 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, FAYE A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $29,120.65 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, STEPHANIE K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $29,120.58 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, DARCIE L Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $29,120.54 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERTS, JODI L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $29,120.14 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEBORAH D Employer name Erie County Amount $29,119.89 Date 01/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,119.89 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $29,119.69 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, CHARITY M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,119.69 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, ALICIA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,119.55 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFOLINO, MICHELE Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $29,119.08 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLGREN-BENSON, DEBRA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,118.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, KENNY B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,118.57 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ZHENGZHONG J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,118.32 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, COLLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,118.16 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, CHAD Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $29,118.13 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDNOR, MARCELLA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $29,118.10 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PERI, MEGHAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $29,117.58 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, KETORAH Employer name Albany County Amount $29,117.39 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, AMBER S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $29,117.35 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JULIAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,117.30 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, PATRICIA S Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $29,117.20 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOHN M Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $29,117.17 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICE, CATHERINE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $29,116.64 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESICK, RACHAEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,116.27 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CHRISTINA L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $29,116.27 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CHRISTINE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $29,116.11 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALONE, CHARLENE D Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,116.05 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JULIE M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $29,116.04 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, REBECCA A Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $29,115.95 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, GERALD Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $29,115.80 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, MICHELE Employer name Education Department Amount $29,115.65 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEALL, THOMAS N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $29,115.48 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,115.29 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, COLLEEN P Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $29,115.02 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDREDGE, DIANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,114.97 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $29,114.82 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, CHERYL A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $29,114.57 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, REBECCA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,114.50 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LAURA M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $29,113.91 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, KATHLEEN P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $29,113.54 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, RITA Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $29,113.50 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-EDWARDS, JACQUELINE P Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $29,112.84 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ABBIE G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,112.62 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, SHIRL M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $29,112.30 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SUSAN M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $29,112.12 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, RITA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,111.92 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, JOAN I Employer name Penn Yan Public Library Amount $29,111.25 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, ROXANNE M Employer name Penn Yan Public Library Amount $29,111.25 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RACHEL M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $29,111.19 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, VIKTORIYA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $29,111.16 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $29,111.11 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROPHY, ROBIN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $29,111.04 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESE, MARK A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,110.88 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System