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 DAVIS, CARRIE L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $27,885.15 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZON-GOON, STELLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,885.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTENPLAN, SHERRI L Employer name Orange County Amount $27,885.00 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GURN, DIANE J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,884.92 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELANSKY, LAURIE S Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,884.89 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, PAMELA A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $27,884.64 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTER, MARLIE BAKER Employer name Essex County Amount $27,884.64 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENERSON, JAMES B, SR Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,884.52 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSTEIN, DEBRA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $27,884.50 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, AMY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,884.44 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JOSHUAH R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,884.27 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTH, JASMAINE A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $27,884.23 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $27,884.22 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIN, STEVEN J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $27,884.04 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MEREDITH J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,883.80 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TYLER A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,883.70 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, TARA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $27,883.59 Date 08/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONS, SAMANTHA L Employer name Orleans County Amount $27,882.91 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMER, REGINA S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $27,882.44 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAWU, SAID Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,882.43 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEN-AIME, MAGGY C Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $27,882.11 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCILLO, HAILE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,881.64 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, DENNIS J Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $27,881.48 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSASSER, REBECCA B Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $27,881.13 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, ROBERT M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $27,880.95 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPOLI, JOYCE I Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $27,880.74 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LAURA-SUE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $27,880.31 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $27,880.16 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, DONALD F, JR Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $27,880.15 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCELLIERE, RITA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $27,880.14 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, EDDY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,879.82 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFE, STEPHANIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,879.76 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAPPAT, DOUGLAS A Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $27,879.25 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIE, MARK G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $27,879.03 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRALLO, JEANNE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,879.00 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBASCO, KAREN L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,878.88 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKINS, THERESA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,878.78 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,878.60 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BARBARA ANN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $27,878.54 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFERRAZZA, ANNA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $27,878.10 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERKES, ROBERT F, JR Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $27,878.08 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADY, BETH V Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $27,877.66 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANDT, DARLEEN M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $27,877.50 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GEORGE A Employer name Delaware County Amount $27,877.23 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOYCE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,877.15 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBERT, DAMIANA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,876.64 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,876.54 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHL, ALEXANDER T Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $27,876.50 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOSEPH W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $27,876.49 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLA, LORI A Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $27,876.43 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, VANESSA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,876.33 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKEY, CHARLES E Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $27,876.29 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZANA, LISA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,876.29 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,875.78 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, SANDY E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $27,875.74 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGASPERI, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $27,875.59 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, KWESI H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,875.10 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEFFLER, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,874.83 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, GARY D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $27,874.61 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, SANDRA Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $27,874.34 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, YOLANDA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $27,874.19 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, MACKENZIE B Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $27,873.93 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $27,873.82 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, JOHN P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $27,873.63 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ERICA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,873.63 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, BRITTNEY S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $27,873.33 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIHLE, AMANDA N Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $27,872.76 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LUCILLE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,872.48 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TIA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $27,871.75 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, NELSON, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,871.65 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, ROBERT W Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $27,871.52 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JEAN E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $27,871.42 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, BARBARA A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $27,871.38 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCK, BRIAN J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $27,871.16 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWATSWORTH, GRETCHEN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $27,870.87 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELLISH, KATHLEEN B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $27,870.84 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, CHRISTINE Employer name Highland CSD Amount $27,870.69 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $27,870.58 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, OSVALDO Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $27,870.34 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, KRISTY A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $27,870.08 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,869.90 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGIA, NICOLETTA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,869.85 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, STEVEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,869.68 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWK, CONNIE J Employer name Warren County Amount $27,869.61 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHIENG, JAMES Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,869.32 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, BRIAN Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $27,869.26 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, CAROLE S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,868.81 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHAM, BRITT E Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $27,868.48 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, SUSAN K Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $27,868.39 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHREY, SYLVIA E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $27,868.38 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, RONALD A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $27,868.14 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $27,867.73 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WARREN H Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $27,867.50 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCO, JEANNE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $27,867.43 Date 08/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWANCARLSON, ANNA T Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $27,866.52 Date 11/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCIO, MICHELLE Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $27,866.50 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUNAN, GEMINIANO F, JR Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $27,866.27 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, MARC T Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $27,865.92 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, SHARI A Employer name Town of Chatham Amount $27,865.90 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MARY E Employer name Akron CSD Amount $27,865.86 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System