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 LANG, JERI-ANN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,865.64 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSTEAD, DAVID J, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,865.32 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPFEL, EILEEN N Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,865.32 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINGASSER, PENNY R Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,865.32 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA, CONCETTA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,865.32 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, KELLIE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,865.32 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEO, JHOANNA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,865.28 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, RICHARD H, III Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $27,865.16 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, STACEY J Employer name Essex County Amount $27,865.15 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $27,864.81 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, AMY K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,864.76 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOIST, CINDY A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $27,864.61 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTZ, RANDALL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,863.83 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, HENRY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,863.83 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINSCHMIDT, KATHY Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $27,863.64 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHERCHIA, STEVEN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,863.46 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, APRIL E Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $27,862.76 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ROBERT F Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $27,862.41 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVAGLIA, ANTHONY G Employer name Broome County Amount $27,862.28 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTA, LISA Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $27,862.28 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROLLE, CONNIE S Employer name Broome County Amount $27,862.25 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONETTI, TRACY L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $27,861.87 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMAY, ANNE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $27,861.65 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, NANCY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,861.58 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, CAROL M Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,861.53 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKER, SAMANTHA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,861.51 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DENNIS F Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $27,861.44 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, RICHARD D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,861.04 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGG, JESSICA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $27,860.97 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, GAIL P Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $27,860.95 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIA, GINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,860.69 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKISON, SARAH E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,860.62 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCKSIDGE, GINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,860.57 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICK, JEFFREY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $27,860.25 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, PAMELA A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $27,860.13 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, RYAN D Employer name Village of Naples Amount $27,859.71 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, JONATHAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,859.57 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, RANDY L Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $27,859.36 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSOURCES, JOHANE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,859.06 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, LYNDA M Employer name Addison CSD Amount $27,859.00 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSSON, KAELEE C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,858.61 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, DAVID E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,858.52 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JULIE A Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $27,858.27 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CHARLES A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $27,858.04 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, SANDRA L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $27,857.94 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFER, TIFFANY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,857.59 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, JOYCE L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $27,857.52 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, DANIELLE M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $27,856.77 Date 03/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONETTA, DREW A Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $27,856.48 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENTA, CLEMENTINA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $27,856.30 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURGANIOUS, SHANTE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,856.02 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAM M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $27,855.52 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORNELLI, DOMINIC J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,855.52 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, ANTONIA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $27,855.39 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, CAROL A Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $27,855.33 Date 08/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, KARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,855.10 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTURE, YOLLANDE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $27,854.93 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, DAWN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $27,854.87 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LAURA A Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $27,854.86 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MARY E Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $27,854.42 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,853.85 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE-ECKARTZ, JAMIE A Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $27,853.09 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, MICHAEL S Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $27,852.83 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERS, WENDY Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $27,852.77 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUER, KATIE L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $27,852.77 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBER, CARRIE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,852.40 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, RAYMOND J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,852.35 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, JILL M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $27,852.10 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SHADON Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $27,852.00 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBOCK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $27,851.70 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WILLIAM V Employer name Broome County Amount $27,851.68 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LAUREEN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,851.51 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, RYAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,851.47 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, ELIZABETH Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,851.46 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, SUSAN C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $27,851.05 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLARK P Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $27,851.04 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCHMUTH, ANA B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,850.98 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOWICH, KAREN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,850.91 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, OLGA L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,850.57 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINO, LORI A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $27,850.51 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLIN, JUANITA R Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $27,849.97 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROCK, SUSAN L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $27,849.68 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETTE, DIANE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $27,849.45 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POURNARAS, MARIA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $27,849.43 Date 05/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, SANDRA K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,849.34 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRMIZI, ARTHER H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,849.24 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILERO, CHRISTINE V Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $27,848.95 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, ELI G Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $27,848.66 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALKON, THERESA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Ida Amount $27,848.38 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, SUSAN S Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,848.37 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, RUBEN Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,848.33 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JULIE E Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,848.25 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMESKEY, KELLY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,848.22 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTALATIN, NAYSHA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,848.22 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKILJO, SEJLA Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,848.22 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JENNIFER L Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,848.01 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHT, BRIANNA R Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $27,847.99 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LAURALEE A Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,847.97 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SUSAN H Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $27,847.90 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CRYSTAL M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $27,847.73 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System