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 MILLS, SUSAN P Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,929.26 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, ONEISI A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $26,928.61 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCO, MARGARET R Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,928.59 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARD, CATHY Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,928.58 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MATTHEW J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $26,928.36 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CAROL A Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $26,928.18 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTMAN, PHYLLIS A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $26,927.56 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, SUSAN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $26,927.17 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, NANCY J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $26,926.92 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, KODY S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $26,926.86 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JUSTIN P Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $26,926.76 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JODY L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $26,926.18 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADD, MEGAN P Employer name Seneca County Amount $26,925.64 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHYNEHART, JUDITH L Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $26,925.36 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, ANNE MARIE Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $26,924.99 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOEL D Employer name Town of Granville Amount $26,924.95 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENKOWSKI, RICHELLE L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $26,924.80 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THERESA A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $26,924.46 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, MARGO G Employer name Erie County Amount $26,924.43 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Essex County Amount $26,924.20 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATORA, LAUREEN A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $26,924.11 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULTZ, DARLENE C Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,923.65 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GENNARO, DAWN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,923.42 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELCZAK, LYNNE Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $26,923.33 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROW, ANNE C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $26,923.33 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, MARGARITA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $26,923.14 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TODD A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $26,923.12 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGLER, SHANNON L Employer name Westminster Comm Chart School Amount $26,923.10 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMBUNDU, MUHAMMED S Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $26,923.00 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, HEATHER A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,922.93 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIOLETTE, CAMILLE L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $26,922.76 Date 06/12/1961 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JOAN H Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $26,922.31 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, WILLIAM Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $26,922.12 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENTA, AMY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,922.00 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, NOEL R Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $26,921.74 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFIOTI, KIMBERLY D Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $26,921.57 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICIOR, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Genesee Finger Lks Reg Plan Bd Amount $26,921.52 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, MARK C Employer name Otsego County Amount $26,921.47 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, JOHNNY LEE Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $26,920.84 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPERKOSKI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,920.84 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, JERILEE Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,920.70 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, KYLE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $26,920.57 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DEANNE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,920.50 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, CHINDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,920.19 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERHOFF, DIANE L Employer name Erie County Amount $26,919.90 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, LISA M Employer name Washington County Amount $26,919.77 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, ALICIA B Employer name Warren County Amount $26,919.61 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAWN R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $26,918.96 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, DERRICK G Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $26,918.87 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LINDA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $26,918.75 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MARIA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,918.40 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, SHANNON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,918.37 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,918.36 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, QIU HUA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $26,918.26 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEVEN Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $26,917.91 Date 09/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, KENNETH J, SR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $26,917.80 Date 02/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHRMANN, JOANNE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $26,917.80 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RODERICK K Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $26,917.66 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEA, BABETTE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,917.45 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, JULIA L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $26,917.15 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, SAMUEL C Employer name Barker CSD Amount $26,917.13 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCHEY, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $26,916.72 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, CLAIRE M Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $26,916.31 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINANDES, MARIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $26,915.63 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADDOW, ROXANNE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,915.44 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JACQUELINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $26,915.22 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVAIS, CATHERINE J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,914.98 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, DAVID A Employer name Livingston County Amount $26,914.91 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATER, ZACHARY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,914.69 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRISON, KAREN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,914.62 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, TAMMY J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $26,913.69 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACA, HUMBERTO P Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $26,913.18 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFERMANN, REBECCA J Employer name Erie County Amount $26,913.01 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LAURIE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,912.57 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, DARLENYS Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $26,912.42 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFF, MARIANNE D Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $26,911.00 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, CHRISTINE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,910.63 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $26,910.60 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPROWSKI, SANDRA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $26,910.45 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYN, GERILYN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $26,910.23 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINE, SANDRA F Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,909.44 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, WHITNEY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,908.77 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORE, MARIA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $26,907.64 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JUSTIN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,907.54 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, CAITLIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,907.40 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DALE L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $26,907.36 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, PAULA J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $26,907.26 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLIHAN, LINDA L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $26,907.06 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CRUZ J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,906.92 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNACE, ROSEMARY Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $26,906.89 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, WHITNEY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,906.74 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSKANZER, SUSAN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $26,906.12 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WANDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,906.10 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINSON, SHARON L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,905.85 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPORTELLA, MARYANNE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $26,905.76 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELLE F Employer name Ontario County Amount $26,905.74 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGE, LISA A Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $26,905.43 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ELMER J Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $26,905.23 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK T Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $26,904.71 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMITESTA, DARREN Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,904.69 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System