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 TOEPPER, JEROME M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,952.24 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAN, LYNN M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $26,951.90 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, LAWANDA Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,951.65 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNEY, JAMES W Employer name Oswego Port Authority Amount $26,951.29 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, SEAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,951.27 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFTS, ANDREW A Employer name Genesee County Amount $26,951.27 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSCHAK, CECILIA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $26,951.13 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES E Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $26,950.48 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $26,950.14 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KENDRA R Employer name Wayne County Amount $26,950.00 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, BERNADETTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,949.76 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODREAU, KIM M Employer name Franklin County Amount $26,949.73 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSONG, TERRILL S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,949.72 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, LEWIS S Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $26,948.97 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEFFER, LAURIE L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $26,948.50 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTENARO, DEBORAH L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $26,948.32 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $26,948.00 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, ALINA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,947.61 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLES, HEIDI E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $26,947.25 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, MARIE A Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $26,947.20 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, SARA A Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $26,946.85 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENKLE, SUSAN C Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $26,946.68 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIVIDEN, JENNIFER M Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,946.53 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,946.51 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARANO-HALWACHS, NICOLE M Employer name Broome County Amount $26,946.49 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERNATHA, AMY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $26,946.37 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICOTT, LA TONIA L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $26,946.31 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, CHRISANN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,946.20 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DIANA P Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $26,945.82 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, VERA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $26,945.44 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PATRICIA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,945.43 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER-CLOOKEY, ELLEN P Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $26,945.26 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, MARYPATRICIA Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $26,945.15 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, KAREN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,944.98 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHS, CINDY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $26,944.70 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, ANA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $26,944.67 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, LINDA J Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $26,944.62 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JANET Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $26,944.36 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLINO, ROSEANN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,943.80 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, STEFANIE M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $26,943.49 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $26,943.40 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, CALEB J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $26,943.06 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, JOHN A, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,942.80 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDSLEY, SHELLY M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $26,942.76 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, LYNN C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $26,942.58 Date 09/06/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULKIN, JOSEPH E, II Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $26,942.29 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUFFRONT, JULIO Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $26,942.19 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, RICHARD Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $26,942.08 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JENNIFER L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,941.84 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, BRIAN R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,941.52 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DARLENE L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $26,941.46 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, PHILIPPE D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $26,940.94 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, MARY ANN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,940.87 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTAK, TEENA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $26,940.54 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ELIEN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,940.46 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARGARET M Employer name Hamilton County Amount $26,940.16 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRESMAN, LORRAINE F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,940.15 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LESLIE R Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $26,939.72 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANNA M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $26,939.70 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JILL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $26,939.05 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, ARTHUR C Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $26,938.82 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, RYAN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,938.45 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPA, ANGELA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $26,938.30 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBO, JENNIFER E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,938.26 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, PENNY D Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $26,938.10 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, LINDAJEAN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,937.23 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, MICHELLE A Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $26,937.14 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZER, HEIDI G Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $26,937.00 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, BARBARA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,936.84 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, SUSAN M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $26,936.68 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMER, WALTER Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,936.38 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVIC, VEDRANA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $26,936.15 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY-HAWATMEH, KELLY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $26,935.85 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, KELLY Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $26,935.01 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DAMIEN F L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $26,934.67 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER-LEWIS, JESSIE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,934.60 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, VICTORIA C Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $26,934.52 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KELLY J Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $26,934.28 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, MEAGHAN N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,934.26 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELL-PAZ, ANGELICA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $26,934.25 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE THOMASIS, DEBRA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $26,934.18 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, RUSSEL L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $26,933.50 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, MARGARET E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,933.41 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCY, NANCY L Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $26,933.12 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, VALERIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,932.93 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, JAYNE I Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $26,932.66 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, JOSEPH E, III Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $26,932.56 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, CHARITY S Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $26,932.55 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARN, ANDREW E Employer name Addison CSD Amount $26,932.35 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERTA L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $26,932.16 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, HEATHER L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,932.13 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CATHERINE M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $26,932.08 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MICHELLE Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $26,932.05 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, ANTHONY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $26,931.02 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUKATLY, TIFFANY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,930.75 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUJO, GILBERT Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,930.63 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, L SUSAN Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $26,929.88 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, DOLORES P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $26,929.56 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DANIEL J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $26,929.52 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORATI, ASHLEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,929.27 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System