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 WHITNEY, ROBERT C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $27,956.05 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWOOD, ANN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $27,955.90 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $27,955.03 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, STEVEN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $27,954.55 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, ROBERT L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $27,953.88 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JOHN S Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $27,953.43 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DAVID J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,953.29 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZ, NOREEN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,953.15 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOAD, THOMAS D Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $27,953.04 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBIAULT, KATHRYN A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $27,952.95 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINS, LORRAINE M Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $27,952.92 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, PAUL M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $27,952.73 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, MARIA G Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $27,952.68 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, STEPHEN E Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $27,952.38 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISLA, JOEL A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,952.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, NICOLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,952.06 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RHONDA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,952.03 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, KELLY J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,951.95 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREW, STEVEN M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $27,951.66 Date 05/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KATHLEEN L Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $27,951.14 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JUNE F Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $27,950.99 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LINDA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $27,950.57 Date 03/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIAS, JASON R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $27,950.35 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DARYL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,950.00 Date 04/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERICA-LECZINSKY, KAREN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $27,949.97 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $27,949.82 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, JORGE L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $27,949.70 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIL, TAMIKA N Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $27,949.66 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, LINDA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,949.53 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, GAIL M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,949.37 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, LAURIE A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,949.37 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, JOHN B Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $27,949.24 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIERNAN, FINIAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $27,948.78 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, LATASHA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,948.72 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURTRICE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $27,948.70 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, PAUL A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $27,948.54 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKINS, CASIE M Employer name Warren County Amount $27,948.17 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, MARGARET F Employer name Tully CSD Amount $27,948.16 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLAND, SHARON L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $27,948.12 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER, SHEILA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $27,948.02 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROLLA, VINCENT A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $27,947.93 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, CHRISTINE R Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $27,947.32 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, MANDY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,946.82 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, ROBERT A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,946.82 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARR, CONNIE M Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $27,946.80 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CYNTHIA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,946.76 Date 03/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, LARRY Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $27,946.70 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHARON J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,946.47 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, MIRYAM C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,946.14 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LYNN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,945.94 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMOLETTI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $27,945.89 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, SHARON M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $27,945.35 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANTINO, SONJA D Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $27,945.28 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, DENNIS P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,944.92 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ROBERT Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,944.55 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDFLEISCH, KATHLEEN A, MS Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,944.47 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, MICHELINA P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,944.39 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, CHERIL A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $27,943.96 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY, SELMA L Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $27,943.95 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $27,943.27 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHLIN, AMBER N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,943.15 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DAWN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,942.98 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAFLIN, MARGARET A Employer name Albany County Amount $27,942.92 Date 01/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROME, CORINNE O Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,942.53 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDSAY M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $27,942.43 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROMERHAUSER, KERRI M Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $27,941.95 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, MARGARET L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,941.95 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, SHERRIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,941.85 Date 09/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, JO-ANN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,941.16 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIT, VOLKAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $27,940.78 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNG, CHRISTINE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $27,940.78 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNER, JEFFREY C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $27,940.78 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELONEK, GARY J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $27,940.78 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIDOO, SHIVANA D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $27,940.78 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BLAKE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $27,940.78 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NIERNEY, ERIN M Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $27,940.68 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $27,940.53 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASPER, CHERYL A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $27,940.24 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CATHERINE Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $27,940.00 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFLER, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $27,939.94 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULBA, ERIC P Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,939.77 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, TIFFANY-JO Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,939.54 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, DINA M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $27,939.50 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIN, BRUCE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,939.21 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, CYNTHIA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,938.90 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KYLEN J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $27,938.52 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Wayne County Amount $27,938.47 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERICK, MICHELLE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,938.42 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, LUISA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,938.42 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,938.24 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JEAN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $27,936.98 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, JANE E Employer name Broome County Amount $27,936.91 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLAS, LORRAINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,936.03 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, DONNA K Employer name Clinton County Amount $27,935.28 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLERAN, MICHELLE D Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $27,935.09 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERING, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $27,934.78 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAFFEY, EKATERINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $27,934.59 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCASIO, LISA D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $27,934.26 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, JANICE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,934.10 Date 11/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, DAVID S Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $27,934.09 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System