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 HENRY, FABIAN M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $27,216.06 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWIRE, BRITTANY S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $27,215.20 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MC CALLION L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $27,215.20 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMINITZ, JARED F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $27,215.20 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, COURTNEY M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $27,214.97 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TASHA G Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $27,214.12 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARY ELLEN Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,214.01 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, PATTI S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,213.98 Date 03/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYANN Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,213.78 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, BETTY A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,213.34 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMENETZ, GREGG Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $27,213.15 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAISLE, JOEL C Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $27,212.60 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ANGEL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,212.37 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARON, NANCY C Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,212.08 Date 01/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSER, MARCIA A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,211.80 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIER, MARTIN C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $27,211.72 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JEANNE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,211.61 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, CHRISTINE E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $27,211.18 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONA, MATTHEW A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $27,211.03 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, MELISSA A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,210.35 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIFFA, DEBRA N Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $27,210.23 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, BRIAN H Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $27,210.13 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, LORI A Employer name Village of Mcgraw Amount $27,210.13 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTT, MARVA B Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $27,210.00 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUGARDT, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,209.45 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWE, TOBIN D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,209.13 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ANDREW Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $27,208.28 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, LORNA M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $27,208.05 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFER, ERICA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,207.90 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, ARLENE L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $27,207.86 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANTHONY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,207.76 Date 12/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, MELAINE A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $27,207.27 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHARLISE L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $27,207.07 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNIS, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $27,207.02 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, LORI B Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,206.86 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSHEIM, NICOLE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $27,206.70 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, STEVEN E Employer name Malone CSD Amount $27,206.32 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHETTI, AMY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,206.30 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'HOMMEDIEU, RUTHANNE Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $27,206.28 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIAM, KELLY A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,205.74 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, IRMA H Employer name Town of Gouverneur Amount $27,205.71 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIZENECKER, WILLIAM P Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $27,205.57 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, TRACEY L Employer name Avon CSD Amount $27,205.41 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAR, TOYA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,205.33 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SANDRA L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $27,205.07 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWL, SARA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,204.88 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, AMY E Employer name Columbia County Amount $27,203.92 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, JOSE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $27,203.92 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, ERICA G P Employer name Orange County Amount $27,203.68 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERO, NICOLE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,203.37 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KAREN L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,203.05 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, ROSA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,202.89 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSKI, LINDA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $27,202.79 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, BEVERLY L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,202.65 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHL, SHERRY Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $27,202.56 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, VICTOR R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $27,202.48 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, RWNELLE J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $27,202.44 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURTADO, CYNTHIA J Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $27,201.93 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGEMI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $27,201.93 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KRISTEN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $27,201.89 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LAUREN G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $27,201.67 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, TAMMY L Employer name Broome County Amount $27,201.61 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, KAREN L Employer name Tioga County Amount $27,201.04 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, CATHERINE J Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $27,201.00 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTERRE, WADE P Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $27,200.90 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, LINDA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,200.88 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOVELLI, ANGELO C Employer name City of Utica Amount $27,200.23 Date 10/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, DIANE B Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $27,200.23 Date 11/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTT, AMBER L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $27,200.08 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, KIANNA Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,199.23 Date 09/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBLIN, NIKITA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,199.03 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, SEAN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,198.95 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JIAN QIONG Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,198.42 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, ERIKA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,198.42 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMER, MICHAEL C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,198.21 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JOHN E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,197.83 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOLADE, ADEKEMI O Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,197.74 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, GARY E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $27,197.01 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SHELLY M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $27,196.84 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, CURTIS C Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,196.72 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUAY, ROSE M Employer name Village of Cattaraugus Amount $27,196.67 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AUDREY C Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $27,196.65 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEJKA, ANN M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $27,196.50 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHAUSSE, CRAIG S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,196.40 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, MICHELLE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,196.40 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JACQUELINE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,196.40 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JOHN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,196.40 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORE, PATRICIA A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $27,195.91 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILIC, MIRELA Employer name Erie County Amount $27,195.89 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIX, VICTOR C, JR Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $27,195.83 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, CATHERINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,195.82 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCIERI, JESSE T Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $27,195.70 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TINA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $27,195.48 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,195.38 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYATT, APRIL D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $27,195.20 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHORAT, NANCY R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,194.66 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADERL, JOAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,194.62 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGHN, THOMAS M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $27,194.33 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GIER, MATTHEW K Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $27,194.33 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, DIANE L Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $27,193.78 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System