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 COONS, DAVID L Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $25,455.43 Date 08/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, BARBARA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,454.70 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NANCY J Employer name East Greenbush Fd #3 Amount $25,454.62 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $25,454.00 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TERRY P, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $25,453.30 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, CHRISTINE M Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $25,453.20 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, KRISTOPHER C Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $25,453.10 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, REBECCA M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $25,453.00 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKIN, TYRON B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $25,452.97 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, PENNY S Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $25,452.93 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURAHMED, SEMIRA S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $25,452.77 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, EVAN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $25,452.24 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON-KRUSE, THERESA E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $25,451.75 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, ANN M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $25,451.68 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST AMOUR-BRADLEY, JANE R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $25,451.21 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKELLAR, REBECCA L Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $25,451.06 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, KAREN K Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $25,451.02 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGE, DEBORAH E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $25,450.30 Date 08/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOLY, THIERRY W Employer name Authorities Budget Office Amount $25,450.02 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMEK, MARIE A Employer name New City Library Amount $25,450.02 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CLAUDINE R Employer name Erie County Amount $25,450.00 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMAL, CLARA R Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,449.88 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKERHOFF, BARBARA Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,449.88 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BEVERLY B Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,449.83 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCISE, ALLISON P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,449.73 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Perry Amount $25,449.65 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $25,449.55 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZILL, ALEXANDRIA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,449.41 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTFI, ALEX S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $25,449.37 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERITAGE, BRIANNE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,449.11 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, TENEESHIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,448.82 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MYRA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,448.42 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTYSON, SHANNON L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $25,448.37 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINSTROM, TARA L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $25,448.24 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONCE, KATHRYN J Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $25,448.14 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEVENS, ROBERT M Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $25,448.00 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIR, BARBARA S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $25,447.93 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, DANIEL L, II Employer name Steuben County Amount $25,447.68 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, ELISABETH A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $25,447.17 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIER, TERESA A Employer name Erie County Amount $25,446.81 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, RAYMOND R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $25,446.67 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, KELLY E Employer name Education Department Amount $25,446.47 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKIN, MICHAEL G Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $25,446.07 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,445.94 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, LORETTA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,445.39 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BETTY A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,444.86 Date 04/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, MADDALENA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,444.31 Date 11/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRPAK, EDWARD T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,444.08 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, HEATHER A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $25,444.06 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, GARY W Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $25,444.06 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTTS, TAMA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,443.85 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHALEK, STEPHEN J Employer name Broome County Amount $25,443.47 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, BRENDA R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $25,443.46 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURG, MELINDA F Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,443.45 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHRDEN, RYAN M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $25,443.12 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JAMES M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $25,443.00 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ARTHUR E Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $25,442.98 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TERRY L Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $25,442.98 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDELL, MICHELLE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,442.93 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILESCU, DIKRAN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,442.31 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHMANN, ELIZABETH R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $25,442.21 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, LILLIAN M Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $25,442.12 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, MARY E Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $25,441.47 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, MARIA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,440.65 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCENARO, ADA G Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,440.57 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, TAVONTAE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,439.73 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE, ANTHONY J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,439.35 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, ROSE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,438.71 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, KARRIE A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $25,438.68 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, JOSEPH C W Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $25,438.57 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLNER, DOUGLAS A Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $25,437.88 Date 04/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, MARK J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,437.73 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JENNIFER L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $25,437.49 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JAMES Employer name Cayuga County Amount $25,437.38 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOLFO, ROSEMARY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,437.12 Date 02/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, TAMMY C Employer name Lewis County Amount $25,436.91 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, COLETTE L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $25,436.49 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, LISA A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $25,436.15 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, KELLY J Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $25,435.82 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNER, CATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $25,435.82 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, REE ANNE Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $25,435.39 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAKIS, MARC A Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $25,435.05 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, JASON S Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $25,435.02 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, KEVIN H Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $25,434.86 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORISI, LAUREN A Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $25,434.82 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, MICHAEL J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,434.64 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, CATHY Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $25,434.27 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYGARD, JENNIFER A Employer name Putnam County Amount $25,434.00 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMANSKY, AUDREY I Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,433.15 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, MARIAN K Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $25,432.75 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, ARIELLE T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,432.73 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,431.75 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARCH A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $25,431.74 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLHFERT, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $25,431.59 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWITT, JACKSON I Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $25,431.43 Date 07/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBY, TROI L Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $25,431.00 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLESTON, LAURIE J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $25,430.99 Date 12/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSELENA, GARY C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $25,430.85 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESS, JUDY A Employer name Orleans County Amount $25,430.52 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAXANIAN, JAIMIE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,430.42 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System