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 KADIOGLU, IREM D Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,746.40 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMAND, GUIRLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,746.09 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JASON J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $27,746.07 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUST, EDGAR L, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,745.84 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISKER, SANDRA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,745.38 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDIKE, DOUGLAS E Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,745.16 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, MICHELLE L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,745.13 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KATY M Employer name Essex County Amount $27,744.80 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEO, BRANDY L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $27,744.71 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LESLIE K Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $27,744.31 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVELA, VITA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $27,744.30 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCOIN, N SUZANNE Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $27,744.18 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKENS, HEATHER M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $27,744.16 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, JUDITH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,743.97 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUEHLENBEIN, KIMBERLEY L Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $27,743.87 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JOSEPH R Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $27,743.86 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, VIVETTE LC Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,743.83 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATT, JEANNIE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $27,743.69 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, JOHN A Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $27,743.04 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, JAMESA A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $27,742.97 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $27,742.95 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, TRACY Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $27,742.64 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSH, DEBORAH Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $27,742.20 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, CAROLINA Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $27,742.14 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ORLANDO I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,742.13 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $27,741.68 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $27,741.09 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BRICE A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $27,740.84 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, MICHELE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,740.26 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUDMIRE, GANNIE G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $27,740.11 Date 12/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JULIET A Employer name Albany County Amount $27,740.00 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ALISA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $27,739.72 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LOIS S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $27,739.50 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARD, DIANE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,739.17 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, JESSICA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,738.87 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $27,738.51 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BRIAN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,738.26 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JENNIFER C Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $27,738.00 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWIZDRAL, JOHN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,736.64 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KATHY M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $27,736.57 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, JENNIFER L Employer name Clinton County Amount $27,736.50 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLON, MINERVA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,736.46 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NATHAN A Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $27,736.27 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XEDIS, JOSEPH T Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $27,736.01 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JANE S Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,733.92 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, SARAH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,733.86 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTMAN, GARY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,733.50 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $27,732.84 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, PATTI L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,732.38 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, LORRAINE C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $27,732.34 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, KEITH L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,731.94 Date 07/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, JOSEPH M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $27,731.60 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, RACHEL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,731.19 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASGOW, DEMETRICA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,730.78 Date 10/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, DOUGLAS D Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $27,730.77 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, VALERIE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,730.75 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,730.63 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, RICHARD L, III Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $27,730.61 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOS, RANEA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,730.39 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN F Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $27,729.96 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, MARGARET M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $27,729.70 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, TAUNA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,729.13 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,728.82 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, TERRI L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $27,728.56 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, WAYNE T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $27,728.46 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROWN, PATRICK Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $27,728.42 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARRY, ROXANNE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,728.18 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHAUNNA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,728.04 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, WENDY D Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,727.40 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TENNILLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,726.91 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, SHERI A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,726.45 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, H THOMAS Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $27,726.30 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KRISTIN L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $27,725.53 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHENBUHL, RHONDA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,725.14 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGHAZI, ALISSA M F Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $27,725.09 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMYN, SHANA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,725.09 Date 04/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZIE, SUSAN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,723.92 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, JODY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,723.92 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINO, DYLAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,723.87 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, JUDY G Employer name Akron CSD Amount $27,723.81 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVUSO, ALYSSA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $27,723.29 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRENDA A Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $27,723.25 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGELSTEIN, SONJA M Employer name Seneca County Amount $27,723.15 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, KAREN A Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $27,722.93 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, DEBRA J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $27,722.66 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, FRANCES A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $27,722.55 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, LAURIE L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $27,722.32 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, DONNA L Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $27,722.10 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCHRO, LISA M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $27,721.86 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, ALEX P Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $27,721.44 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, BRIAN J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,721.41 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, KEVIN E Employer name Addison CSD Amount $27,720.82 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDA G Employer name Washington County Amount $27,720.58 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, BRIDGET C Employer name Erie County Amount $27,720.53 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KAREN M Employer name Albion CSD Amount $27,720.24 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, TODD Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $27,720.18 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, DEBRA J Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $27,720.08 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEBORAH R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,719.93 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, PHYLLIS Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $27,719.92 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, TINA J Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $27,719.87 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System