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 RECHIN, LOUANN Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $28,289.83 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PATRICIA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,288.91 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAINE, JOYCE A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $28,288.88 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $28,288.88 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AMANDA S Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $28,288.00 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCH, PAULETTE Employer name Monroe Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $28,287.91 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, TYLER D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,287.54 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHER, HOWARD J Employer name Albany County Amount $28,287.40 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, DEBORAH B Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,286.78 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, ANDREW J Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $28,286.71 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, EILEEN S Employer name Education Department Amount $28,285.64 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDIN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Education Department Amount $28,285.64 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEHOWSKI, NICOLE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,285.21 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINLOCH, JULIET M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $28,284.93 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, SUZANNE B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $28,284.93 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINS, KRISTA D Employer name Peru CSD Amount $28,284.82 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, MILAGROS M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $28,284.30 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, DAISY V Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $28,284.15 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, TERRY M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $28,283.91 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, PETER B Employer name City of Albany Amount $28,283.84 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOP, VISHNUE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $28,283.82 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, GERALDINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,283.40 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAYMOND E Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $28,283.03 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, MARY E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $28,282.87 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, RENEE L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,282.85 Date 04/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARCIA J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $28,282.76 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARETI, CAROLYN M Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $28,282.58 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAU, GREGORY G Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $28,282.36 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, LACEY A Employer name Greene County Amount $28,281.92 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, RENEE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,281.60 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICUCCI, ANTONIETTA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,281.45 Date 04/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELIZABETH K Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $28,281.44 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, SUZANNE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,281.26 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, RANDY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,281.26 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNA, SUSANNE M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $28,280.69 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILIO, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,280.33 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, MARCELLA A Employer name Town of Keene Amount $28,280.00 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MARIA Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $28,279.52 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLY, JOHN Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,279.30 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, RHONDA L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,278.78 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SHERRY G Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,278.75 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CATHERINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,277.83 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,277.40 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANITRA D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,276.82 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDYB, PATRICIA JO Employer name Erie County Amount $28,276.81 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, APRIL M Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $28,276.60 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KELLY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,276.30 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOBUSCHUTZ, ALISA J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,275.16 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETTON-BATTS, MISCHELLE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $28,274.98 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, PAT S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $28,274.81 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, MARGARET G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,274.73 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, JOSHUA G Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $28,274.58 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTLEY, ELIZABETH L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,274.41 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT L Employer name Broome County Amount $28,274.16 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYLER P Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,274.11 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WAYNE F Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $28,274.06 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEASHEAW, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $28,274.03 Date 11/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KELLY F Employer name Erie County Amount $28,273.84 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, MAUREEN M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $28,273.82 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, SUSAN L Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $28,273.80 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRANDY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $28,273.54 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, LAURIE A Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $28,273.00 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARGARET E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,272.95 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, GLADYS ANN Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $28,272.78 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURETTI, KATIE G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,272.68 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, KAREN A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $28,272.52 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBE, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $28,272.17 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAITI, JULIE A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $28,271.73 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, MARK Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $28,270.86 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, ERIC R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $28,270.74 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, MIOZOTE C Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $28,270.73 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, TRACY A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $28,270.22 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICK, RICHARD G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $28,269.82 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, TYLER R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $28,269.56 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, SANDRA A Employer name Village of Morristown Amount $28,269.40 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KATHY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $28,268.90 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, LISA J Employer name Town of Eden Amount $28,268.88 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MICHAEL K Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $28,268.84 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Orange County Amount $28,268.81 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, PEGGY A Employer name Broome County Amount $28,268.60 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, SHIRLEY A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $28,268.59 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, DONNA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $28,268.15 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, HOLLY K Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $28,267.60 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JOSEPH C Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $28,267.37 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTARO, COREEN S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $28,267.13 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,267.11 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FERNANDO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,267.09 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, QUINTON E Employer name City of Albany Amount $28,267.05 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, KAYLA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,267.02 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, SHANE M Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $28,267.00 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, FRANK R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,266.99 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ANDRAYA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,266.76 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELLS, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $28,266.68 Date 06/28/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUSAN N Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $28,266.55 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANTHONY T Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $28,266.38 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, EILEEN E Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $28,266.16 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTZ, CAROLYN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,265.92 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-LA TOUR, MARISSA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $28,265.76 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELL, AMANDA Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $28,265.65 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEISHA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,265.48 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System