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 SCHARF, BROOKE N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,619.57 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, AMBER V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,619.11 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, ROBERT D Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,618.75 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELDEN, ASHLI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,618.69 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, YENIO R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,618.44 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYNE, JENNIFER L Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $27,618.43 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRANDON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,618.19 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, MICHAEL F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,618.17 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DIANE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,617.89 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANERI, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $27,617.84 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHENBERGER, DIANE E Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $27,617.73 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, PHILIP C, SR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,617.67 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, DEANNA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $27,617.53 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHAN, NANCY M Employer name Albany County Amount $27,617.31 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, BRENDA L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,617.14 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLOSI, VINCENT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $27,616.50 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BIANCA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,616.35 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONADONNA, STEPHEN J Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $27,616.00 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAICK, CHRIS L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $27,615.66 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TERESA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $27,615.02 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, PETER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,614.78 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JOHN G Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $27,614.62 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, RYAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,614.55 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SOLOMON G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,614.54 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, SUSAN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,614.22 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, ALANDRA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,614.00 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMSER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $27,613.67 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, KENNETH E Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $27,613.52 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CRYSTAL J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $27,613.43 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, REBEKAH J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $27,613.23 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, MICHELLE B Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,612.72 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, BETH A Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $27,612.70 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, THOMAS A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $27,612.61 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLYKER, RICHARD J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $27,612.47 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, RICHARD D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,612.10 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RYAN G Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,611.67 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DOROTHY L Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $27,611.63 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELFE, TIMOTHY S Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $27,610.50 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETH, JOAQUIN E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $27,610.44 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNONE, ALEXANDER S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,610.43 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL E Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $27,609.41 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LINDA S Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $27,609.03 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, JAMES R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $27,608.94 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFIELD, KAREN T Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $27,608.87 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANOK, KATHY Z Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $27,608.68 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, MICHAEL L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $27,608.60 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSIER, DAVID P Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $27,608.44 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, LISA A Employer name Town of Portland Amount $27,608.29 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECHOWSKI, JASON R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $27,608.07 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, JOAN M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,607.93 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, MADELINE Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $27,607.92 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, SUSAN T Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $27,607.69 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMETER, TAMMY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,607.50 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTER, CATHERINE J Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $27,607.29 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILGO, SASHA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,607.28 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, RUEDELL R Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $27,607.25 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $27,607.01 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWSON, ERIKA S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,606.99 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLIN, BRENDA L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $27,606.80 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAL, CHERYL L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $27,606.25 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBECKI, NICHOLAS M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $27,605.51 Date 01/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUOTI, MICHELLE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $27,605.16 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVIRA, KAITLYN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,604.91 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLERT, SUSAN B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,604.54 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, SAMANTHA R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $27,604.15 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSZER, CYNTHIA J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $27,603.66 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGRASS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,603.59 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAGHEN, BRITTANY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,603.45 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $27,603.42 Date 10/24/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, TINA M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $27,603.01 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JESTINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,603.00 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ROBERT K Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $27,602.96 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTZER, DEENAH E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $27,602.70 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HEATHER R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,602.51 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PATRICK V Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,602.51 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, JENNIFER L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $27,602.30 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETE, LORI L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $27,602.30 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZYK, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $27,602.29 Date 08/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTING, JAMES W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $27,602.10 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABER, CORNELIUS Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $27,601.64 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEGAS, CHRISTINE M C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,601.52 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DARLENE A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $27,601.40 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTINO, PATRICIA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $27,601.24 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOYCE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,601.05 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, STACEY Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $27,600.93 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ASHLEY N Employer name Saratoga County Amount $27,600.56 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LYNDA L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,600.43 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, ARTHUR J Employer name Albany County Amount $27,600.39 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, RUTH E Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $27,600.31 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPPEL, ROBERT I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,600.00 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, CORRI M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,599.97 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATEAUNEUF, GEOFFREY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,599.96 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNET, COREY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,599.96 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIOTTI, JAMIE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,599.87 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRBUTOVIC, ADMIR Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $27,599.45 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNLOCK, RYAN Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $27,599.26 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BEVERLY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,599.14 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ANGELY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,598.62 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAQUEZ-SAMUELSON, ANTOINETTE Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $27,598.53 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KANIEL G Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $27,598.47 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System