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 MC QUADE, CHERYL A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,350.00 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERINK, GLENN I Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $27,349.80 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, RYAN W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,349.53 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIA, MARY A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,348.92 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LINDA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,348.88 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TANYA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,348.59 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATES, KACHINA N Employer name Albany County Amount $27,348.24 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, LINDA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $27,347.80 Date 03/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, TAJ A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $27,347.79 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNEY, ANDREA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,347.74 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCK, CASEY P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $27,347.61 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, JOSEPH T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,347.41 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCHEFF, LYLE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,346.70 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ERIN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,346.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KELLY R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,346.24 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MELISSA A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $27,346.14 Date 09/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, COURTNEY P Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,345.61 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, HIRAM Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $27,345.50 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHFORD, MARSHA A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $27,345.12 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, EILEEN M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $27,345.06 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, SHERRI M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $27,344.90 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILES, JEFFERY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,344.74 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDANZA, WENDY N Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,343.92 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROW, DIANE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,343.79 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIN, DAWN M Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $27,343.74 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DANIELLE M Employer name Greene County Amount $27,343.56 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ELIZABETH M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,342.71 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, GERALD R Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $27,342.48 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, INGRID M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $27,342.27 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, KATHLEEN M Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $27,342.09 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ALAYSHIA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,342.08 Date 12/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, ASHLEY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,341.85 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JASON J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,341.58 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKER, SARAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,341.15 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVETTE, JORDY B Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,340.44 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIX, JILL M Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $27,340.25 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURELIANO, MARIA C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,339.38 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, NANCY G Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $27,339.01 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, HEATHER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,338.82 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, CHERYL L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,338.73 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, CHERIE A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $27,338.72 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, SHARON Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $27,338.70 Date 02/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, JEAN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,338.63 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT E Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $27,338.54 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VISTA, DIANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,337.77 Date 03/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LELLO, DAVID M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,337.56 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,337.50 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMP, KELLY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,337.49 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, DAVID M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $27,337.43 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDE, DEBORAH H Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,337.42 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANESE, MARGARET M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,337.36 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, RISCHANDRA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,337.28 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, BARBARA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $27,337.06 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTAR, NAHEED Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $27,336.92 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, MARGARET R Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $27,336.38 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHABADI, KIANA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $27,336.16 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, KAREN A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $27,336.03 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $27,335.96 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIARO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $27,335.93 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, SHARON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $27,335.84 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNER, DANIEL T Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $27,335.81 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JEFFREY S Employer name Ontario County Amount $27,335.80 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOLINA, MELISSA H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,335.64 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENT, JOANY Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $27,335.51 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVANIC, MATTHEW D Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,335.35 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, JODY M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $27,335.25 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, BRENDA L Employer name Essex County Amount $27,335.09 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KYLE D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,335.00 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLA, HELEN Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,334.72 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, CATERINA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $27,334.00 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO, GUY C Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $27,334.00 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DIARRAH I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,333.87 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIN, SENG YAN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $27,333.84 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-DIAZ, ELIZABETH O Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $27,333.69 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, CAROL L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $27,333.63 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, RENEE M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,333.58 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, TROYCIE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $27,333.45 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALE, KAREN E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,333.38 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHL, SHEILA M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $27,333.32 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCCELLO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $27,333.25 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, BREANNA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,332.57 Date 01/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMES C, III Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,331.92 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $27,331.80 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, CHERYL A Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $27,330.59 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITACRE, JASON D Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $27,330.35 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARR, DARLA MAE Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $27,330.30 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSECA J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,330.06 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, NATHANIA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,330.06 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROGER L Employer name St Regis Falls CSD Amount $27,329.45 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREFFILETTI, JASON J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,329.37 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, PATRICIA A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $27,329.28 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, CYNTHIA J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $27,328.95 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGG, SUZANNE M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,328.92 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAMES, KEITH A Employer name Village of Deferiet Amount $27,328.80 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, LAURA J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $27,328.60 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BARBARA J Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $27,328.54 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DANIEL R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $27,328.50 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $27,328.26 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MATHEW S Employer name City of Norwich Amount $27,328.21 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAN, LINDA R Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $27,327.27 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System