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 BEAUDOIN, PAMELA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,547.64 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KATHLEEN R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,547.16 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CRYSTAL A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $28,546.60 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDQUIST, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,546.21 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, MARGARET A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $28,545.90 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, JEAN T Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $28,545.77 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHYLENE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,545.67 Date 07/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULEY, TRACEY A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $28,545.18 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KIMBERLY M Employer name Scio CSD Amount $28,544.95 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRITTNEY P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $28,544.65 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,544.12 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, DIONNE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,544.00 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PAUL D Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $28,543.98 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DAISY X Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $28,543.86 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDELLO, ANTHONY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,543.77 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIE, LYNN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,543.56 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DENNIS S Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $28,543.46 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASZCAR, MARK Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $28,543.38 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $28,542.71 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORYS, NANCY R Employer name Erie County Amount $28,542.62 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ELIZABETH S Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $28,542.58 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, KATHY L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $28,542.32 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, RYAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,541.78 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADIYALA, RAMESH Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $28,541.51 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAY, ZINA B Employer name Seneca County Amount $28,541.24 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEPP, JOHN R Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $28,541.01 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPLE, STEPHANIE G Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $28,540.96 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORWARD, AIMEE L Employer name Cortland Free Library Amount $28,540.92 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RYAN O Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $28,540.77 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSEY, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $28,540.77 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DAVID Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $28,540.60 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, KIM A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,540.59 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, WILLIAM D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,540.44 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKS, LINDA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,540.40 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERSTONE, MICHAEL C Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $28,540.40 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESKE, CHARLES E Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $28,540.40 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, JASON P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,540.35 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DUNNE, JESSE E Employer name Catskill Public Library Amount $28,540.13 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, BELINDA S Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,539.57 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NICHOLAS A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $28,539.17 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIARELLI, SCOTT D Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $28,539.00 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWEE, DEBORAH A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $28,538.60 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEB, DANIEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,538.53 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, KARI A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,538.47 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, RITA A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $28,538.20 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOSH, BARBARA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,537.60 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KORI L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $28,537.60 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, BARBARA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $28,537.34 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, SUSAN H Employer name Department of Law Amount $28,537.25 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MEGHAN M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $28,537.25 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIANNI, NICOLAS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,536.75 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, JENNIFER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,536.75 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, CINDY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,536.71 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, JENNIFER N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,536.66 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,536.60 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JAMIE J Employer name Highland CSD Amount $28,536.55 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICCA, JACQUELYN M Employer name Orange County Amount $28,536.26 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KASAI C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $28,536.04 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SARA B Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $28,535.46 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, MARY E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $28,535.46 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALLO, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Hague Amount $28,535.04 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SHEILA A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $28,534.05 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, YKI J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,532.54 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARUBBI, AUDREY L Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $28,532.26 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, MOET E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,532.24 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, STEPHANIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,531.92 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, DAMON C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,531.73 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, CAMERON S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $28,531.62 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,531.45 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, AGATA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,531.25 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SHERRIE L Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,531.08 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RICHARD W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,531.06 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ESTRELLA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $28,530.73 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, IRVING L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,530.62 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DONALD J, SR Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $28,530.44 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JEANNE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,530.27 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO-MENSAH, KWAKU Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $28,530.26 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARINO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Warren County Amount $28,529.90 Date 10/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, ANNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,529.44 Date 08/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABIN, CORINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,529.08 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CATHERINE A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $28,528.96 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, ROCHELLE A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $28,528.57 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM K Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $28,528.50 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LAUREN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,528.42 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, DENISE K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,528.21 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, MARILYN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,528.03 Date 05/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, MARIA D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,527.44 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEBOLD, RITA M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $28,526.18 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, CYNTHIA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,525.53 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ALTHEA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $28,525.49 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELL, A LAWRENCE Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,525.33 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, BONNIE S Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $28,525.12 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, BECKY A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $28,525.10 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTECKY, DANA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,524.74 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEBER, DOROTHEA I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $28,524.55 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ABIGAIL L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $28,524.37 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCEK, JEAN C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,523.80 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, ANNETTE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $28,523.27 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, RUOXIAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,523.20 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, LAUREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,522.58 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System