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 O'REILLY, JILLIAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTSEN, NANCY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, VERONICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, MEGAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCHO, ROSEMARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,176.70 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS FROMETA, ALFREDO A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,176.67 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDEPHIE, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,176.52 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHN, MICHELLE K Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $28,176.43 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TRAVIS J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $28,175.73 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLEWSKI, BEATA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,175.73 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, ROBERT O Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $28,175.59 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDY S Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $28,175.50 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, THOMAS S Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,175.41 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO, ANGEL L Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $28,175.30 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMOWSKI, DEBRA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,175.27 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEAD, WALTER D Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $28,175.24 Date 01/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORST, JILL D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,175.14 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, JODI A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,175.08 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBIN R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,175.08 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPADONIA, KETURAH B Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $28,175.06 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRAYDON H Employer name Town of Massena Amount $28,174.69 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURLEY, NANCY H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,174.22 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE SOINE, COLLEEN C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $28,174.17 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, SANDRA J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,173.53 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZY, NATASHA B Employer name Delaware County Amount $28,172.20 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, LAURIE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,172.11 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIONE, JOHN, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $28,172.08 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MANDY L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $28,171.74 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Amount $28,171.64 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CRYSTAL A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,171.51 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Scipio Amount $28,171.28 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $28,171.16 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, WILLIAM L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,170.93 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLMAN, CINDY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,170.30 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, JENNA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,169.95 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, WILLIAM H Employer name Warren County Amount $28,169.91 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, ERICA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,169.84 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, CASSANDRA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $28,169.81 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MAXINE A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,169.64 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, THERESA B Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $28,169.57 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCO, BOBBI-JO M Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,169.27 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFFORD, MATT T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,169.25 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSNA, JESSICA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,169.09 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RUSSELL A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $28,168.87 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LYNNE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,168.68 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEVEN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,168.57 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, NICOLE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,168.44 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, MEGAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,168.15 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASS, NATHANIEL R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $28,168.01 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERMAN, CAROL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,168.00 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, ANDREW J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,167.63 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMA, BRENDA L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $28,167.57 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSO, DESIREE L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $28,167.52 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, SANDRA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $28,167.46 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERRY, GERALDINE E Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $28,167.28 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICK, JOHN A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $28,166.50 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUI, WEILI Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,165.96 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKS, KIMEKO Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,165.78 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTE, SHEILA M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $28,165.40 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,165.26 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, COLLEEN F Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $28,164.90 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, MARTHA E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $28,164.77 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGLES, SHIRLEY A Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $28,164.64 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRACUSE, LEONEL M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,164.44 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOMEK, JOSEPH A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $28,164.29 Date 02/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAUL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,164.10 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, JUSTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,163.86 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, MICHELLE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $28,163.49 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, IDALYNN Employer name Erie County Amount $28,163.48 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, SUZANNE H Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $28,163.20 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JAMES L Employer name Town of Canton Amount $28,163.06 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNELL, NICOLE D Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,162.92 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $28,162.60 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGNITO, LINDA M Employer name Broome County Amount $28,162.59 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, AMANDA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $28,162.38 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPAW, CHERY L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $28,162.27 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASKILL, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,162.26 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, BRIDGENA Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $28,162.17 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, CASSIE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,162.01 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MELANIE Employer name Erie County Amount $28,161.84 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, TIMOTHY C Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $28,161.56 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHANT, LISA Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $28,161.21 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,161.03 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, STANLEY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,160.93 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUSEN, BONNIE C Employer name Allegany County Amount $28,160.82 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRIANNE C Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $28,160.65 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, STACI J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,159.94 Date 05/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GENNARO, CARMELA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,159.82 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEICHS, RYAN D Employer name Orange County Amount $28,159.17 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LISA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,158.65 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, MILDRED D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,158.32 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MACK, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,158.25 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, CARL E Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $28,157.97 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODEN, BERTHA E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $28,157.54 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, MARIA L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $28,157.50 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, ANNETTE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,157.32 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIK, TYLER R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $28,156.61 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREY, MICHELLE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,156.09 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISON, TARA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,155.78 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERE, PHILIP C, JR Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $28,155.45 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System