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 BURKE, BARBARA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $26,704.61 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DIVENCHY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $26,704.60 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, ANNE M Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $26,704.20 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, ROBERT P R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $26,704.19 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTISI, LAURA M Employer name Orange County Amount $26,704.18 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JASON D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,703.99 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, MADELINE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,703.60 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BELLO, JAMES F Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $26,703.52 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MICHAEL Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $26,703.40 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAKA, ALEX Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,703.34 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEHL, DONALD R Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $26,703.00 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEFELDT, LAURA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $26,702.94 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DANIELLE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,702.92 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRANCOIS, JOHN J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $26,702.90 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANE R Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $26,702.85 Date 10/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEY, MELISSA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $26,702.76 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, HELENA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $26,702.34 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, MEI YUK Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $26,702.17 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, SILVIA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,702.07 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTON, BRYAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,701.70 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SUSAN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $26,701.47 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVITY, LAURIE K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,700.65 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUDONS, NORA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,700.48 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERICH, ELISA Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $26,700.37 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PRAIRIE, BRITTNEY J Employer name Washington County Amount $26,700.34 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, SUZIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,700.10 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORATYN, BETH E Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,700.00 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, CATHLEEN M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $26,699.90 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREVELE, KENNETH A Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $26,699.81 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBREMESKEL, AKBERET Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,699.33 Date 11/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, ROBERTA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $26,699.27 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, JOSEPH M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,698.73 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINARD, CLEO Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $26,698.64 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUISE, GINA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,698.61 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, ISABEL Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $26,698.54 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFO, DONNA M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $26,696.90 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAREKFREATMAN, SUSAN Employer name Niagara County Amount $26,696.60 Date 03/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNATONES, MARY BETH Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $26,696.57 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, SARAH G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,696.24 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SHANNON Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $26,696.11 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CODY K Employer name Village of Groton Amount $26,695.71 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLARD, ALISIA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $26,695.67 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, DAVID J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $26,695.47 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, JENNIFER A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $26,695.29 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, MICHELLE A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $26,694.98 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS-BELANGER, STACEY Employer name Bath CSD Amount $26,694.72 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAWN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,694.06 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHELSEA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,694.04 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, TALISHA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $26,693.78 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IEMMA, NORINE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,693.67 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESANTO, MARIA Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $26,693.43 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINN, STEFANIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $26,693.26 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, JERMANE L Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $26,693.13 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JARID J Employer name Town of Portville Amount $26,693.09 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, MARK E Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $26,692.48 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAWI, JOHN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,692.35 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOSINIS, PATRICIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,691.94 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, BETTY JO Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $26,691.92 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MILES J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,691.91 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, JULIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,691.75 Date 04/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, LUDLOW G Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,691.74 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOREEN, ANDREW M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,691.62 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFF, TIMOTHY L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $26,691.62 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SUSAN H Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $26,691.31 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JUANITA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $26,691.26 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, CAILIN T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,691.02 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ERIC J Employer name Westchester County Amount $26,691.00 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVEDO, WILBERT O Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,690.93 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, JAMIE L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $26,690.86 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $26,690.76 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANDI, DOREEN E Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $26,690.69 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JEFFERY S Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $26,690.44 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, ALLISON Employer name Orleans County Amount $26,690.44 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, LATOYA S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $26,690.41 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, JOANNE G Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $26,690.38 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOS, RAGA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,690.36 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSIMATO, WENDY Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $26,690.35 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BONNIE J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $26,690.27 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, ANDREW J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $26,690.27 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, CYNTHIA K Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $26,689.71 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $26,689.68 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTORE, NICK Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,689.62 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $26,689.12 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ASHLEY SUSAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,688.79 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, MARY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,688.70 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BREONNA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,688.69 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ARLENE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $26,688.57 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LIONEL S Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,688.45 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHFORD, LOUISE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,688.37 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETERI, PATRICIA A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $26,688.21 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,688.20 Date 11/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JEREMY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,688.20 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, KATRINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,688.20 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETTER, SUSAN E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $26,687.92 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DIANNIE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,687.86 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, SHAWNTAY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,687.33 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, LAWTON L Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,687.33 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $26,687.07 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBADTS, MELANIE E Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $26,686.87 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, STEPHANIE E Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $26,686.39 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System