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 LIBERATORE, VIRGINIA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,005.20 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, KATHLEEN O Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,004.66 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCOTE, MICHELE L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,004.64 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LUSHEEM D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,004.54 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ROSE M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,003.89 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, MARK P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,003.85 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,003.70 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUGANOV, VASILIY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $28,003.67 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, ANN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $28,003.67 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, BRIAN S Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,003.64 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMAROLA, DAVID G, SR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,003.64 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, ANNA MARIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,003.53 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY-CLARK, KELLY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,003.52 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, DEBORAH J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $28,002.75 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, MERRY L Employer name Avon CSD Amount $28,002.71 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYUEL, ANTHONY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,002.59 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, JACQUELYN Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $28,002.46 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, THERESA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,002.40 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBO, JERRY S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $28,002.35 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PENELOPE J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $28,002.26 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, TONI M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $28,002.08 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVRARD, MARGARETTE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $28,001.88 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, HEATHER M Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $28,001.60 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMPOL, CHRISTINE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $28,001.59 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, AMY L Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $28,001.45 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TIMOTHY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,001.36 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELINSKI, PAMELA S Employer name Granville CSD Amount $28,000.88 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARE, EDWIN A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $28,000.08 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,000.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, TIFFANY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,000.00 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREALE, MELA Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $27,999.92 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GORDON W Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $27,999.92 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONKE, PAUL Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $27,999.92 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASANZIO, SAMUEL Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $27,999.75 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKUM, ALISHA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $27,999.73 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLAW, RONALD A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $27,999.72 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARGARET C Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $27,999.55 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SIMONE I Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,999.13 Date 09/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTTER, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Caton Amount $27,999.00 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEANNE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $27,998.58 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANA, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $27,998.55 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDEN, TIMOTHY A, JR Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $27,998.49 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUSAN K Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $27,998.42 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, TABITHA L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $27,997.92 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-CABAN, MARIANNA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,997.84 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGNON, JASON M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $27,997.65 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRATT, SANDRA L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $27,997.47 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLTES, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $27,997.12 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRETTE, JOCELEINE Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,996.94 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZAM, ZAKIA N Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $27,996.74 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFALO, LINDA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,996.34 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, ELIZABETH I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,996.28 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELERT, TAMMY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $27,996.07 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKIEL, MARGARET Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,995.24 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, RYAN S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,995.13 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSSARD, CATHERINE M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $27,995.03 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, ARTHUR J Employer name Broome County Amount $27,994.15 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBERIO, ALAN R Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $27,993.35 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, LYNN W Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,993.30 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, VIRGINIA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $27,993.19 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARIA C Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $27,993.04 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, CHRISTINA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,992.83 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBERK, ANGEL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,991.87 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,991.81 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, CHERYL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,991.63 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY K Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $27,991.57 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MELISSA Y Employer name Otsego County Amount $27,991.15 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, LAUREN L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $27,990.76 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKINS, ROSE MARY Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $27,990.53 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANIELLO, LINDA C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $27,990.08 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISTED, LEE A Employer name Allegany County Amount $27,989.70 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSETTA, LINDA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $27,989.52 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, IRENE Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,989.32 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, THOMAS J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $27,988.90 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANORE, DAVID R Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $27,988.82 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JAY O Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $27,988.80 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, FREDERICK B Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,988.78 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FEX, JACOB A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $27,988.67 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, DEBORAH B Employer name Ulster County Amount $27,988.58 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, PETER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,988.38 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHIA, JULIE M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $27,988.35 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, TRICIA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $27,988.31 Date 10/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, ANNA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $27,988.31 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, BRYANT D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $27,988.22 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBATH, DOLORES T Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $27,987.94 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILINO, VALERIE J Employer name Bath CSD Amount $27,987.80 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, MARUF MITU Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,987.60 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPEL, ANN MARIE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $27,987.55 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, THADDIUS W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $27,987.50 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, TAMMERA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $27,987.32 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, AMANDA Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $27,986.79 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, ROSE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $27,986.56 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $27,986.38 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIEDEMANN, COLIN J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $27,986.38 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKMAN, SHANTEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,985.94 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, DANELLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,985.91 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNICE, DANIELLE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,985.48 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, LARRY D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,984.74 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DENNIS R Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $27,984.67 Date 01/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EVITA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,984.44 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System