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 BUEB, TERESA O Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $27,672.78 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKIM, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Law Amount $27,672.55 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEPIEL, JOSEPH J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $27,672.55 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EDWARD M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $27,672.21 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, AMANDA L Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $27,671.93 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, NICOLE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,671.91 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEL, MICHAEL Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $27,671.65 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAVANA, MIRTA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $27,671.16 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, COURTNEY L Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $27,671.12 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $27,671.12 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPE, CHELSEY R Employer name Greene County Amount $27,671.11 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLA, CHRISTINE K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,670.72 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGALADO, EDWIN R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $27,670.64 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDING, ANDREA M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $27,670.12 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, NICOLE L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $27,669.79 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS, TRACEY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,669.69 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENHOLZ, PATRICIA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,669.69 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JASON J Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $27,669.33 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALLEE, JAMES M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $27,669.31 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, RYAN C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $27,669.22 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, BARBARA L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,668.89 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEY, DANETTE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,668.30 Date 03/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LAURA A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $27,667.90 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, CARL T Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $27,667.73 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, CHELSEY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,667.63 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKMAN, MOLLY Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $27,666.91 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEN, SARAH M Employer name Crandall Library Amount $27,666.51 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOKS, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,666.27 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVERT, NICOLE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,665.56 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SHAVONNE M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $27,665.03 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, SHEILA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $27,665.00 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIA, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $27,664.90 Date 10/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDA, RICHARD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,664.42 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONDECK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,664.41 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, HUGH J Employer name Erie County Amount $27,664.38 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURIANO, JEROME E Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $27,663.75 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ELLEN T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $27,663.31 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, MICHAEL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,663.10 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,663.08 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,662.91 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBERNUS, JOHN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $27,662.91 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, MARIBEL Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $27,662.63 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, JAMES A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $27,662.40 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, AARON M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $27,662.39 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN-ALLEL, GABRIELLE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,662.32 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANDRO, GERRI-ANN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,662.20 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, IOLA J, MS Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $27,662.17 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGOIA, KERRI A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $27,662.06 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $27,662.00 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAND, ROSALIE A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $27,661.97 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, KAREN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,661.20 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,660.99 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIMINEUR, DEAN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $27,660.99 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAELI, JEFFREY A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $27,660.00 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIK, KRISTY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $27,659.94 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $27,659.50 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, REESE T Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $27,659.28 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBRICK, KAREN R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $27,659.21 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKBAR, ZAINAB Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $27,658.43 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JUSTIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,658.27 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, JACLINE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,658.27 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SEON A Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,657.78 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSIA, ROSANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,657.67 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ ESPINAL, TERESA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,657.60 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, DIANE C Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $27,657.30 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, ALLISON C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $27,657.00 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, LYDIA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,656.88 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIOUS, RENAIYAH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,656.40 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DIANE L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $27,655.88 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $27,655.64 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHLER, RACHEL M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $27,655.61 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THEODORE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,655.42 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JESSE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,654.79 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMES, KENNETH W Employer name Afton CSD Amount $27,654.70 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSKI, AARON G Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $27,654.36 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, STEPHANIE L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,654.31 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DANIEL J, III Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $27,653.55 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEN, DOUGLAS R Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $27,653.31 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KATHLEEN C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $27,653.20 Date 07/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, RENEE M Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $27,652.90 Date 06/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $27,652.28 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, CARL S Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $27,652.28 Date 10/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDT, DEBRA A Employer name Akron CSD Amount $27,651.84 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, EDDIE K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,651.77 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAEGER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,651.74 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, CRYSTAL L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,651.41 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, NICHOLAS E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,651.14 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, MEKESHA J Employer name Erie County Amount $27,651.05 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, STEVEN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $27,651.05 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPIEN, WAYNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,650.98 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSOURMAS, DOLORES A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $27,650.71 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, LAURA A Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $27,650.18 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CRAIG W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $27,650.17 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE-HOLT, SIMONE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $27,649.59 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZO, WALTER H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,649.18 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CHERYL K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,649.07 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, PATTI ANN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,648.92 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFROCCO, LORRAINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,648.74 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSI, PAMELA J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,648.37 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLES, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,648.07 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System