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 JOHNSON, JULIE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $27,193.36 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, SHAWN M Employer name Albany County Amount $27,192.69 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBZIN, LINDA R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $27,192.60 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALMAS, DEREK M Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $27,192.49 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, JAMES F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,192.34 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNSFORD, LISA M Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $27,192.24 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, DAJON R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,191.97 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI-BARBER, STACEY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,191.96 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, RAYMOND J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,191.96 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JAMIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,191.24 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDZYNSKI, DANIELLE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,191.23 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, OSCAR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,191.09 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $27,190.82 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKE, MALCOLM D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $27,190.36 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISHART, JACLYN L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $27,190.30 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, MEREDITH E Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $27,190.00 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MARIS H Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $27,189.78 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHO, MARY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,189.68 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, BETSY M Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $27,189.52 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,189.51 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CYNTHIA JEAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,189.37 Date 04/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGIO, MARIE-ELENA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $27,189.01 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSBY, PAMELA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,188.90 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MEGAN E Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $27,188.63 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYD, DONALD L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,188.19 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, YULIN Employer name Albany County Amount $27,187.99 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTENHUBER, JUDY A Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $27,187.09 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, MARK R Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $27,186.70 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, ARLISA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $27,186.17 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, TUNISHIA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,186.09 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, PAULA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,185.87 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSHLESKI, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $27,185.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TAMMY A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $27,185.34 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, FELICIA R Employer name Genesee County Amount $27,185.24 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, MEGAN E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,184.77 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, KRISTIN L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $27,184.74 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LISA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,184.48 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAILAS, CHLOE B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,184.45 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,184.37 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, IRVING Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,183.52 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, EMANUELE, JR Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $27,183.23 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTALONE, TAMMIE J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $27,183.04 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODNEY A Employer name Albany County Amount $27,182.93 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAFA, APRIL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,182.18 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMRAU, CATHERINE D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $27,182.13 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBAUDO, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,181.65 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICKEY L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $27,181.09 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACZYK, MATTHEW A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,181.08 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX-SWANSON, ANN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,181.01 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMAITIS, DEON K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,180.81 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, ERIC R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $27,180.09 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Warren County Amount $27,179.97 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JULETT N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,179.65 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLO, KATHY Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $27,179.33 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ELLEN M Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $27,179.24 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAWN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,178.89 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEBRA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,178.86 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, CONNIE J Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $27,178.63 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, MARIA C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,178.59 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, JUSTIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,178.44 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIANA E Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $27,178.35 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARISH, KRYSTAL M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $27,177.96 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGAL, FREDERIC M Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $27,177.60 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, PAUL S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,177.35 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, MARK Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,177.28 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, CLYDE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,177.13 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, DARRELL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,176.96 Date 12/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCEUSA, JESSICA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,176.86 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LISA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,176.70 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGEL, MAUREEN J Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $27,176.39 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $27,175.56 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEASE, JUDITH C Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,174.81 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTTAGE-ROBER, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $27,174.41 Date 01/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESNEL, MIRGILE Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $27,174.24 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKINA, ANNA Employer name Albany County Amount $27,174.23 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDER, ALLISSA P Employer name Genesee County Amount $27,174.23 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNUNG, BEVERLY Employer name Erie County Amount $27,173.92 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHEMIN, COLLEEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $27,173.53 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, KRYSTAL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,173.49 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MONA L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $27,173.03 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIA, NORISFER Employer name Westchester County Amount $27,172.76 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, GINA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,172.71 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, VICKIE L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $27,172.70 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENSALE, MARIJO A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $27,172.58 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARASZEWSKI, JAMES P Employer name Town of Farmersville Amount $27,172.28 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, PATRICIA R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $27,171.99 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, RENEE L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $27,171.62 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, DARLENE M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $27,171.43 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACH, WILLIAM A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $27,171.42 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SUZANN L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,170.92 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, KATRINA L Employer name Broome County Amount $27,170.32 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMASZEWSKI, GERALDINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,169.92 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CALLAGHAN, NOREEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,169.92 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODESSKY, JARED H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,169.43 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOY, THERESA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $27,169.36 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTINIAN, JUANITA F Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $27,168.51 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $27,168.47 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, MARGARET E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,168.36 Date 10/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,168.33 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, DAVID L, JR Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $27,168.30 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System