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 RAHEMBA, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $26,978.90 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIFIN, ANN B Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $26,978.47 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, BAHAR B Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,978.36 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JOANNE R Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $26,978.20 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINYARD, TAMIKA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $26,977.82 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEMAN, JOSHUA J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $26,977.82 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMEISTER, TERI L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $26,977.77 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ELLIOTT A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,977.72 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, SUSAN Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $26,977.65 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MARY C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,977.45 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PATRICK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $26,977.43 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, EDWARD S Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $26,977.12 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $26,976.72 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, HANNAH J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,976.39 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUESCHING, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,976.20 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCZ, WILLIAM J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $26,976.02 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEQUISTO, KATERI M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $26,976.00 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, DENISE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,975.61 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, ANNMARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $26,975.50 Date 09/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRITES, BARBARA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $26,975.34 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENING, KAITLIN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $26,974.92 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIXLEY, DERRIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,974.64 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENERY, KAREN C Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $26,973.82 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRAY, SHAUNA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,973.64 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY-GAYLE, JEDDA MARIE Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $26,973.58 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSOVA, YEVGENIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $26,973.50 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVIE, JESSE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $26,973.50 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SON, LING J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $26,973.25 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTY, KATHERIN R Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $26,972.58 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICHERS, KAREN L Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $26,971.90 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGOSIAN, NANOR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,971.59 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMES J Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $26,971.58 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, AMANDA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,971.14 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ALMA L Employer name Town of Chester Amount $26,971.12 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERRLE, THERESA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $26,970.70 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SUSAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $26,969.87 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, ALFRED D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,969.30 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKE, SUSAN A Employer name Washington County Amount $26,968.68 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TAMIKA T Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $26,968.51 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, AMY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,968.48 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, BRENDAN Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $26,968.48 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGLES, RICHARD M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $26,968.23 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENERONI, SANDRA A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $26,968.00 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODEN, DARNELL J. WHEELER Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,968.00 Date 02/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBYN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,967.07 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NICOLE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,966.93 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ASHLEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,965.60 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, BRETT A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $26,965.37 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELY, DENISE D Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $26,965.31 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Warren County Amount $26,965.12 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $26,964.91 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, MELANIE L Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $26,964.88 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MARCELLO H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,964.23 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTMAN, DANA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,964.09 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, DESTINY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,963.90 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, RONALD E Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $26,963.83 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGNER, KAREN L Employer name Highland CSD Amount $26,963.80 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADICE, DARLENE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $26,963.76 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DEBRA L Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $26,963.73 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, LIDA A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $26,963.65 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, ALYSON L Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $26,963.62 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ULANNIE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $26,963.57 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILMORE, MATTHEW R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,963.46 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBARK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $26,963.46 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, LORIANN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $26,963.18 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHO, SUN K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,962.57 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, BETH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,962.10 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JORDAN W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,962.01 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMNER, DALE L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $26,961.99 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFKIN, RANDI S Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $26,961.24 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, LINDA K Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $26,960.96 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, ELEANOR A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $26,960.83 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, THERESA C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $26,960.69 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, EDWARD R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $26,960.33 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, PHILECIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,959.98 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, BRIANNE L Employer name Essex County Amount $26,959.45 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, WILLIAM Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $26,959.29 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, HELEN Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $26,959.24 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEERE, BETTY J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $26,959.09 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWATLING, JENNIFER A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $26,958.78 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LORI L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $26,958.76 Date 04/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, REEZA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $26,958.68 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DIANE E Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $26,958.41 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, BARBARANN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,958.00 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GSCHLECHT, WILLIAM V, III Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,957.93 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFT, AMANDA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,957.03 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LARRINE Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $26,956.81 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, COURTNEY S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,956.60 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEIFER S Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $26,956.33 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDELL, ELIZABETH A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $26,956.27 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JEREMY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $26,955.91 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMMER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $26,955.90 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, ALFRED A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $26,955.40 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, TERRY L Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $26,954.96 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRICK, ANDREA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,954.38 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBINO, KRISTIN Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,953.20 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGACZEWSKI, DEBRA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,953.20 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, AVE Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $26,953.12 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, ALEXANDER G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,952.96 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,952.60 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System