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, JOANNE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,860.63 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, MONICA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $26,860.55 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, KENNETH H Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $26,860.41 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, CAMERON J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,860.06 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, ROSE M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $26,859.23 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGIO, ANNA Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $26,859.22 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, IAN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,859.19 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURMAN, SUZANNE V Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $26,859.12 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DARLENE D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $26,858.98 Date 03/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADDEN, COLIN A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $26,858.87 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, MICHELLE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $26,858.78 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $26,858.66 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANEK, SANA Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $26,858.63 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, MELISSA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,858.51 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARESE, CARRIE A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $26,858.48 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOTSKY, JOHN S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,858.39 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPONE, MARK Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,858.30 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKS, JESSICA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,858.27 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPEN, JOHN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,858.27 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPSICK, LYDIA G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,858.21 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, LANA M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $26,857.61 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, AMY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,857.60 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-WILSON, WANDA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $26,857.46 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, LORI R Employer name Orange County Amount $26,857.46 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BRIDGET M Employer name Erie County Amount $26,857.32 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNDO, VINCENT E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,857.10 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, JASON T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,855.87 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, NANCY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $26,855.72 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, VITA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,855.58 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ROSS A Employer name Niagara County Amount $26,855.30 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSBERG, PATRICIA L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $26,855.11 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINOLA, JENNIFER M Employer name Riverhead Charter School Amount $26,855.00 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWICK, CHARMAINE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,854.71 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDETTE, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $26,854.65 Date 12/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGE, MARIA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $26,854.63 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, KATHERINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,854.55 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEGARI, LEANNE M Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $26,853.87 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAURIN, DENNIS M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $26,853.77 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, KARI M Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $26,853.66 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARETTI, ANNA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $26,853.44 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKA, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $26,853.42 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCHIANO, DEBORAH L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $26,853.36 Date 10/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $26,853.28 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, CHRISTINE L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,852.88 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAJSZCZAK, SUNNY J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $26,852.70 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JULIA D Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $26,852.70 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLANSKY, KATHY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,852.04 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBESH, KENNETH D Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $26,851.69 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, FRANK Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $26,851.63 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSADA, THOMAS M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,851.44 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJKOSKI-MARENTES, LINDA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $26,851.40 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, TINA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $26,851.19 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, ROBIN E Employer name Roosevelt Public Library Amount $26,850.81 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, JENNIFER R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $26,850.38 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUP, MARGARET A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $26,850.30 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, SUSAN M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $26,850.16 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ANNETTE R Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,849.90 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASULO, ALEXANDRA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,849.20 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BARBARA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,849.07 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, JAMES E Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $26,848.90 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMAN, JEREMY L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $26,848.89 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIGE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $26,847.55 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, TRICIA A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,847.43 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUROWSKI, JODI M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,847.36 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINFOOT, JOHN P Employer name Broome County Amount $26,847.35 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANNON, KEVIN T Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $26,847.14 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDHARE, TERRI Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,847.00 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, AUGUSTA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,846.84 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, MARK V Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,846.28 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURSE, GINA L Employer name Town of Virgil Amount $26,846.20 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TODD M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,846.14 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZELL, JUDITH G Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $26,846.05 Date 02/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP-ERDFARB, KAREN D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $26,845.93 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABINSKI, PAUL R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $26,845.68 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, TAMMY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,845.03 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHLE, PHILIP G Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $26,845.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GROW, BRENTON P Employer name Town of Massena Amount $26,844.68 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANAHAN, SUZANNE C Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $26,844.61 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HENRY R Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $26,844.60 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WILLIAM S Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $26,844.58 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RACHEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,844.56 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRY L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $26,843.48 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHAN, LIZABETH A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $26,843.45 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPAUL, SEWDUTT MICHAEL Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $26,842.89 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SABRINA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,842.12 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,842.10 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, BESTMAN O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,842.04 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIFORD, MARISA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,842.00 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZEN, WRENAYE C Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $26,841.98 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MELANIE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,841.96 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAY, JODY A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $26,841.72 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANDRE D Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $26,841.69 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMLER, KELSEY E Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $26,841.69 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DWIGHT P Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $26,841.42 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, JANE E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,841.34 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSTER, JACQUELINE E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,841.34 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ERIC E Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $26,841.32 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, KIMBERLY A, MS Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $26,840.80 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ZACHARY R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,840.66 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMANN, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $26,840.59 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System