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 CHRISTIE, GEORGE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,611.43 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZEL, ALYCE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,611.05 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELECKI, KAREN L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,610.79 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, JAMIESON Employer name Village of Nassau Amount $28,610.56 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSON, MONA LISSA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,610.48 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $28,610.21 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, MARYANNE C Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $28,610.06 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOJNACKI, CHERYL A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $28,610.05 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, COURTNEY L Employer name City of Cortland Amount $28,609.94 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, ROBIN C Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $28,609.68 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, STEVEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,609.63 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, SAMUEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,609.61 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, BETH A Employer name Niagara County Amount $28,609.50 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JAMIE L Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $28,609.35 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGEVEEN, ELIZA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,609.18 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, CARMEL DENISE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,609.10 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PAULA J Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $28,609.00 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHACEK, KATHRYN G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,608.84 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, REBECCA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $28,608.58 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETO, MARGARIDA F Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,608.04 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MEGAN L Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $28,608.00 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, APRIL S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,607.80 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LIANN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,607.79 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, BERNADETTE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,607.21 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTZ, SHARON G Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,607.04 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYLAK, SHARON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,606.95 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVIO, MARTHA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $28,606.83 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBS, HEIDY I Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,606.60 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RICHARD V Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,606.00 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSERT, J MARK Employer name Portville CSD Amount $28,605.97 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARBO, PHILOMENA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,605.96 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLORA, SUZANNE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $28,605.93 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLER, MELISSA S Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $28,605.64 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, KATHY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,605.50 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, ROBERT M Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $28,605.48 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERMANN, HAYLEY E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $28,605.42 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DAVID G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,605.38 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERKOVITZ, TAMMY M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $28,605.29 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTERE, DAVID S Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $28,605.19 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FILIPPO, DEBRA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,604.87 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDFELDT, SUZANNE M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $28,604.23 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, JOSEPH A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,603.86 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETTO, DIANE J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,603.77 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $28,603.65 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGELSBERGER, LINDA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,603.46 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, GRANT W Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $28,603.38 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORS, VALERIE G Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,603.26 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PATRICIA G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,602.87 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKO, BRYAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,602.33 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIEHL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,601.85 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENISE E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $28,601.80 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LAQUA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,601.63 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JOHN M, II Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $28,601.37 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, SETH A J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,601.33 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDMONTE-SILVOY, AIMEE J Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $28,601.02 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, SHERI L Employer name Wells CSD Amount $28,600.84 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KRISTA P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,600.71 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGENEY, ANDREW R Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $28,600.00 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, RUTH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,598.72 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,598.67 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERLE, WILLIAM R Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,598.58 Date 10/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, REBECCA L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $28,598.15 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JEANNE D Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $28,598.12 Date 01/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, NICOLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,597.38 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $28,596.91 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,596.85 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, JESSICA R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $28,596.71 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBINGER, AMANDA C Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $28,596.71 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, LAWRENCE M Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $28,596.17 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWILOS, THOMAS B Employer name Town of Evans Amount $28,596.04 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, JUSTIN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,596.00 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKIEWICZ, FRANK A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $28,595.52 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTINA E Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,595.17 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARDNER, HOLLY J Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $28,595.00 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVINGTON, SHARON Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $28,594.94 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, NICOLE H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,594.80 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, COURTNEY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,593.35 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, ROBERT T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,593.26 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARO, AMY Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $28,593.20 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JAMES M Employer name Broome County Amount $28,593.14 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, DAWN E Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $28,592.76 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVIN, VALERIE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $28,592.69 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, DEBRA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,592.24 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, RORY P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,592.16 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLIK, DANIELLE M Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $28,592.14 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,592.05 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBORAH A Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $28,591.84 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTORAL, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $28,591.73 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, ELIZABETH Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $28,591.44 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, KATHRYN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,591.42 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, REBECCA E Employer name Warren County Amount $28,591.02 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELDON, ALAN R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $28,590.28 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOTT, SHAWN E Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $28,590.27 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUREK, RENEE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $28,590.26 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILETSKIY, OLGA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,590.08 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, EDWARD M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $28,589.68 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, MATHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,589.56 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENO, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $28,589.44 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, NANCY E Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $28,589.34 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASKULSKI, KATHY L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $28,589.18 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System