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 BELL, ROSEMARY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $27,719.38 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, BRIAN L Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $27,719.27 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MELINDA R Employer name Broome County Amount $27,718.71 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ADAM L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $27,718.48 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, LINDA S Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $27,718.36 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVALOS, TIMOTHY D M Employer name Genesee County Amount $27,718.27 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIFAN, LORRIE M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $27,718.20 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, RICHARD G Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $27,718.13 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, SEAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,717.90 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, ELIZABETH T Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $27,717.80 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAILLET, EVELYN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $27,717.38 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, KATHRINE P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,716.85 Date 07/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL T Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,716.75 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, HAROLD R, JR Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $27,716.75 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LE'STARR B Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,716.74 Date 11/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT-MOHYLA, MAUREEN J Employer name Orange County Amount $27,715.68 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LIAM B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,715.66 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARI, ALLISON K Employer name City of Kingston Amount $27,715.51 Date 12/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYONS, CATHY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,715.44 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DONALD L Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $27,715.44 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAN, HELEN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $27,715.43 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KRISTA J Employer name Essex County Amount $27,715.34 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LOUIS V Employer name Albany County Amount $27,715.32 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROSALEE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,714.97 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAYSHAWN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,714.77 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, RAY H, III Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,714.41 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, DENNIS T Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $27,714.38 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTIG, BARBARA C Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,714.32 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLER, ADAM J Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,714.09 Date 04/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSON, REBECCA S Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $27,713.95 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ALLAN G Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,713.95 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, CATHLEEN D Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $27,712.97 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,712.86 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, KENNETH F Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $27,711.96 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLER, ANDREYA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,711.19 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIJMDHAN, NANDRANIE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,710.63 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, HARRY C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,710.27 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, MOLLY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,709.96 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROLETTI, KELLY-ANN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $27,709.69 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, MARGIE Employer name Erie County Amount $27,709.12 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYLEWSKI, REBECCA A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,708.78 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, DEBORAH J Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $27,708.60 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, MARGARET L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $27,707.20 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, REBECCA-JO A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $27,706.95 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FODERA, NANCY LEE T Employer name Town of Malta Amount $27,706.82 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, WILLIAM W Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,706.62 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ASHLEY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,706.57 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BRIAN J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,706.55 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URVALEK, ELLEN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,706.43 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERBLIN, CAROL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,706.33 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Preston Amount $27,706.20 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMSEN, JOAN M Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $27,705.68 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIUZZA, JESSICA Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,705.06 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEY, KATHERINE M Employer name Putnam County Amount $27,705.00 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT E Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $27,704.59 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, FRANKLIN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,704.35 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, PEDRO A Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $27,704.19 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, KYLIE E Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $27,704.16 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, COLLEEN R Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $27,704.13 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATS, PAUL H Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $27,703.94 Date 09/01/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, JULIE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $27,703.68 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAR, DIANE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,703.51 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LORI ANN, MS Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,703.36 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, ALEXIS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $27,703.11 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOU, JOHN L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $27,702.98 Date 11/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENALVER, MADELINE E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,702.94 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, LORI A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $27,702.54 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALUZNY, WALTER V Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,702.26 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROCHER, KATIE A Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $27,702.05 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, LISA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,702.01 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWELL, SHARYL L Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $27,702.00 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIANESE, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,701.50 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMFER, RICHARD A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $27,701.44 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, JAMES A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,701.30 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZWOOD-JACKSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $27,701.10 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KELLY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $27,700.95 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, SAUL Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $27,700.40 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALINI, NANCY A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $27,700.34 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NEROLD C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,700.08 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMPKA, DONALD E Employer name Broome County Amount $27,699.70 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, TERILEE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,699.67 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARK L Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,698.99 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUSTIN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,698.32 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANINCH, TERRY K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,697.89 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRAPESE, ANITA MARIE Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $27,697.82 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ ESPINO, ANA HILDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,697.79 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, MICHAEL T Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $27,697.37 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEBER, WILLIAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,697.14 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, THOMAS W Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $27,697.10 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMPER, PATRICIA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,697.05 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $27,696.86 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILE, MUSSIE ASMELASH Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,696.41 Date 10/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDASCINI, JOHN J Employer name Galway CSD Amount $27,696.08 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, ROBERTA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $27,695.92 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLMAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,694.90 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARCAMO, BLANCA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,694.72 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLUCKIE, LESLIE S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,694.62 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFONCE, MELISSA C Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $27,694.56 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, MARY-MARGARET Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $27,694.41 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLA, SUSAN C Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,694.34 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System