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 ROSE, ALESHIA K Employer name Franklin County Amount $28,774.35 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, ORRISON D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $28,774.20 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATECKI, PAIGE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,773.74 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCISM, HOLLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,773.64 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, TRACEY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,773.17 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,773.16 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JOYCE M Employer name Broome County Amount $28,772.92 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STANLEY L Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $28,772.65 Date 02/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDARECIS, DOREEN G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,772.55 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPETTO, MARCELLA C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $28,772.46 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIN, SARAH Employer name Madison County Amount $28,772.41 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDTS, LORRAINE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,772.31 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, JENNIFER R Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $28,771.84 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMACK, PERRY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,771.82 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,771.82 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY-LEE, KELLY S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,771.60 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZONE, DENISE Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $28,771.54 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKLEROAD, SALLY J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,771.32 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUR, SAMANTHA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,771.11 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, GERALDINE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,770.37 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDWATER, SHARON A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,770.23 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,769.93 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, LAURIE A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $28,769.25 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, DEBORAH J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $28,769.23 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ASHLEY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $28,769.14 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSNER, NANCY Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $28,769.13 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACE, DERANE A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $28,768.83 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENZ, MARIA Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $28,768.39 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSLEBEN, JAMES Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,768.23 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINO, JOSHUA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,768.20 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIKE, KELSEY J S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,768.17 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBBS, DEBRA L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,768.15 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, NICHOLAS A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $28,767.98 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BARRINGTON A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,767.51 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, NORA K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,767.40 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MELVIN R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $28,766.89 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLGUIN, KAREN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,766.86 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTIMORE, LOVEY F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $28,766.70 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, LUIS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,766.68 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JENNIFER A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $28,766.63 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, EVAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,766.43 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALABA, DAVID G Employer name Granville CSD Amount $28,766.43 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,766.02 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBREAB, HIWOT Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,765.87 Date 01/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, RAYMOND Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,764.86 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, TOBY M Employer name Groton CSD Amount $28,763.78 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KATHY E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $28,763.53 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERNIGAN, MARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,763.53 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT B Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $28,763.40 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO STRAPPO, NOREEN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,763.34 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $28,763.32 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLS, REBECCA L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $28,762.89 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNES, GREGORY J Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $28,762.67 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKEFORD, CYNTHIA Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,762.39 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, MICHAEL P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,761.83 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOS SANTOS, DENNIS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,761.82 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $28,761.58 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, PAMELA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,760.78 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHENG, BINGXIN Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $28,760.73 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARIN, LIBERTAD Employer name Albany County Amount $28,760.23 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, ANN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $28,760.19 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, REGINA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $28,760.02 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RODNEY M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,759.70 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,759.58 Date 01/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSTEIN, SUSAN R Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $28,759.57 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLES, ANDREW Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,759.57 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $28,759.50 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL R Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,759.24 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, MELISSA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,759.04 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNSTBERGER, SEAN R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $28,758.85 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWIGHT, LEOLA Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $28,758.76 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,758.70 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIBBIN, COREY N Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $28,757.71 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, LISA K Employer name Greene CSD Amount $28,757.59 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, CONNOR M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,757.30 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,757.10 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKE, CATHY A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,756.83 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DONNA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $28,756.62 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERIA, SIGRIDUR Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $28,756.48 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKES, BOBBI J Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,755.97 Date 08/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Durham Amount $28,755.90 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSPINA, MARTHA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,755.47 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JOANN L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $28,755.37 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, HALEY N Employer name Broome County Amount $28,755.28 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDO, IRENE P Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $28,754.47 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $28,754.44 Date 09/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,754.10 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHAN, MARY R Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $28,753.91 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD-LUPI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,753.67 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICK, DAWN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,753.63 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBRY, JOYCE E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $28,753.61 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ASHLEN U Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,753.59 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ELLEN C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $28,753.23 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, GUSTAVUS O Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,752.89 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMEAU, HARRY Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $28,752.60 Date 05/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MILDRED Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $28,752.55 Date 08/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTER, WILLIAM R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $28,752.49 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, LORI L Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $28,752.06 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,751.96 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARY, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $28,751.32 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System