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 STYERS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,167.93 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, CAPRICE N Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $27,167.93 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $27,167.64 Date 10/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SADE N M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,167.61 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGGESE, PATRICIA Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $27,167.52 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, AMANDA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,167.14 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSENBURG, JEFFREY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,166.43 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DARLENE L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $27,166.28 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JUSTIN C Employer name Morris CSD Amount $27,166.06 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, DEBRA E Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $27,165.72 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, MARY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,165.69 Date 02/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, KIMBERLY-ANNE Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $27,165.69 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIMALATHAS, SOMASUNTHARAM Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,165.34 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, EILEEN Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $27,164.82 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAH, PRINCE A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $27,164.49 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, KARA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $27,164.36 Date 08/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BRETT E Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,164.32 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KEVIN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $27,164.28 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, HOLLY S Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $27,163.89 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $27,163.73 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURN, MATTHEW E Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $27,163.58 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, KAREN M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,163.49 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHMAN, SHAWN F Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $27,163.46 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, BURTON C, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,162.90 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARRYL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,162.69 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, REBECCA G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,162.63 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOGGS, LISA B Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,162.00 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, SHERRI L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,161.97 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHAWN P Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $27,161.74 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LAUREL A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $27,161.74 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, PAULINA Employer name Galway CSD Amount $27,161.45 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAAL, KENNETH W Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $27,161.00 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSINGER, JEREMY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $27,160.90 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLES, BARRON E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $27,160.47 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, EDITH M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,160.14 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMBACH, SUSAN T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $27,160.13 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, HILDA M Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $27,159.95 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, LEONARD E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,159.90 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASACCO, BARBARA ANN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,159.51 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $27,159.51 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTIA, LAURA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $27,159.23 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, JEAN M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $27,159.19 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINSKY, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,158.90 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRYAN P Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $27,158.75 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGATE, DEBORAH A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,158.62 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BRENDA S Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $27,158.45 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, EMILY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,158.45 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ROBIN E Employer name Peru CSD Amount $27,157.85 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNO, MARLA J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $27,157.83 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMELLA, MARGARET M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $27,157.77 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, LETHA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $27,157.59 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGE, DIANE M Employer name Essex County Amount $27,157.20 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERY, TIFFANY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,157.11 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, KARA L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,156.86 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMAS-GENTHNER, ELIZABETH T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,155.24 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHME, EDRA M Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $27,155.08 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDOLINO, GINA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,154.98 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LAURA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,154.82 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, ELISE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $27,154.18 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, CARLA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $27,154.12 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, PATRICK R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,154.12 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, TOR S Employer name Education Department Amount $27,152.57 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROCCO, KELLI L Employer name Education Department Amount $27,152.57 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDINO, MICHELLE Employer name Village of Woodsburgh Amount $27,152.40 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DOUGLAS L Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $27,152.04 Date 02/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, GABRIEL H Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $27,151.95 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ANNA M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $27,151.82 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRASSI, ASHLEY Employer name Albany County Amount $27,151.56 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $27,151.54 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, KENNETH M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $27,151.22 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANCOTT, KERRI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,150.40 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $27,150.40 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANSONNE, DONNA F Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $27,150.14 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, JAMES O, JR Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $27,150.00 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCISCO, DEBRA L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,149.95 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUST, SUSAN A Employer name Broome County Amount $27,149.94 Date 04/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MEGAN B Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,149.93 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ETHEL E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $27,149.64 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCARIELLO, KENNETH Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $27,148.89 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, SANDRA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,148.60 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KAREN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,148.39 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, MELISSA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,148.21 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KREG C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,147.93 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, DONALD E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,147.80 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TAMIKA S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,147.69 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,147.66 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TAMARA D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $27,147.59 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, BONITA C Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $27,147.36 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, MAUREEN E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $27,147.11 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CAMILLE R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,146.77 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWERKER, BRUCE Employer name Town of Edinburg Amount $27,146.58 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JADE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,146.46 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, ANITA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,146.46 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, EDWARD A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,146.34 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, MICHAEL Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $27,146.17 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, JAMES A Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $27,146.09 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW K Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $27,146.05 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, JANICE M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,145.95 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TAMELA Y Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,145.86 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, ERIC M Employer name Town of Coventry Amount $27,145.83 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System