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 PARKS, LINDA L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $28,357.39 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITSON, AMANDA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,357.27 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, WENDY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,357.10 Date 10/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,357.08 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, DONNA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,356.78 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, DEBRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,356.31 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AMANDA E Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,356.30 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $28,356.12 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RENEE M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $28,356.08 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JULIE A Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,355.61 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ELIZABETH E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $28,355.52 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, MINERVA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $28,355.28 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, ABBY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,355.22 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MOLLY K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,355.02 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATRES, OSCAR A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,354.50 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRANKWALTER, LOIS Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,354.48 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, AMPARO Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $28,354.33 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEY, TAMMY J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $28,353.98 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARAH, ISMAHAN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,353.75 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JAMES C Employer name Newark CSD Amount $28,353.75 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANICA, ERIC M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,352.31 Date 08/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,352.04 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,351.86 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JASON E Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,351.68 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAUCI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $28,351.51 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAEWEATHER, RICKY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,351.43 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZUYEN, GEORGIANA C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,351.36 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOREST, KIM S Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $28,351.20 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARK G Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,351.19 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DANIEL M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,350.62 Date 07/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSEAU, COLLIN R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $28,350.58 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERSKY, JENNA M Employer name Albany County Amount $28,350.38 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, PATRICK J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $28,350.19 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SUZAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,350.00 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, SHAWNA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,349.61 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAEGIN-FORCE, ELIJAH B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,349.01 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAYLOR, DIANA Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $28,348.61 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KAREN M Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $28,348.55 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITT, CAREN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,348.43 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRECHT, JASON A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,348.32 Date 08/27/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHAEL W Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $28,348.22 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIVELLI, TAMMY J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,348.21 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, STEVEN C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $28,348.11 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, BARBARA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $28,348.06 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUPE, MONICA Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $28,347.87 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JASON P Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $28,347.85 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTURO, MELISSA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,347.69 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, SASCHA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $28,347.66 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGENBURG, MARIA T Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $28,347.21 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, MELISSA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $28,347.21 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, VANNESSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,347.18 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, MARY ANN Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,347.14 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIKLICKAS, MERRY E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $28,345.62 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON-FORONDA, HOLLY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,345.60 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WIRT A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,345.48 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, ANNETTE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $28,345.41 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRANDON C Employer name Broome County Amount $28,345.29 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEM, STEPHEN W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $28,344.76 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENEHAN, JACLYN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,344.65 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLARA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,344.55 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, SALLY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,344.24 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, ANNMARIE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $28,344.13 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, JOAN I Employer name Village of Mcgraw Amount $28,343.91 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SIDNEY G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,343.77 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILLE, HEATHER N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,343.41 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, AMANDA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,343.31 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLEY, NANCY M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $28,342.99 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMO, DAPHNE L Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $28,342.93 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, KATHERINE Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,342.40 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES, JUAN C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $28,342.36 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KENNETH R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $28,342.19 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZEL, MARY V Employer name Avon CSD Amount $28,342.15 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENDA, AMY Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $28,341.78 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUNE R Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,341.67 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKS, MICHAEL S Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $28,341.54 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, CATHERINE A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $28,341.42 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MAUREEN P Employer name Greene County Amount $28,341.40 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SHARON L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,340.90 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, ANN P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,340.72 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, WAYNE G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $28,340.20 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RONALD A Employer name Columbia County Amount $28,339.92 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITALIA, LARRY P, II Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,339.85 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JUDY B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $28,339.60 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEET, LISA M Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $28,339.47 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMI, STEPHANIE B Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,338.85 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, KENNETH R Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $28,338.84 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, BRANDI N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,338.67 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ELIZABETH C Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $28,338.55 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBURZI, PATRICIA A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $28,338.31 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, JONATHAN R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,338.31 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VELDER, LOUIS E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,337.77 Date 03/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TERRI A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $28,337.73 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILDKRAUT, DAVID S Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $28,337.13 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSIELAK, KIM M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,336.96 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, DONNA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,336.79 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCISZEWSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Orleans County Amount $28,336.60 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOR, MARCIA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $28,336.54 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIN, SHAHARAZOD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,336.23 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SANDRA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $28,336.11 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILROY, MARISA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,335.99 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System