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 KUNZ, MARSHALL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,363.24 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHARDT, MARIE F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,363.02 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, SUSAN M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,362.92 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, TINA M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $24,362.82 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ABRAHAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $24,360.71 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, SHAWNA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,360.42 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $24,359.95 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTARONE, SHARON K Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,359.92 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JEANINE C Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $24,359.90 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JOHN M, II Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $24,359.87 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTON, JAMES E Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,359.77 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADMAN, DONNA-MARIE Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,359.56 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, LAURA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $24,359.55 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTES, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Potter Amount $24,359.39 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN, JOANNE Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $24,358.89 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIO, MAUREEN B Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $24,358.72 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, CARMELA Employer name Town of Gates Amount $24,358.72 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, NANCY E Employer name Town of Gates Amount $24,358.72 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KAREN C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $24,358.40 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SUSAN K Employer name Columbia County Amount $24,358.13 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JO ANN D Employer name Village of Webster Amount $24,357.97 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ALISHA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,357.91 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PAMELA M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $24,357.89 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANGELENA VICTORIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,357.60 Date 09/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, KAREN Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $24,357.58 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIVIS, ELIZABETH T Employer name Erie County Amount $24,357.17 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISONETTE, CHELSEA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $24,357.10 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, JIMMY J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $24,357.10 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SARAH L Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $24,356.94 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,356.77 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMQUIST, GIOVANNI C Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $24,356.75 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, KATHRYN A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $24,356.57 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, JAMES J Employer name Chenango County Amount $24,356.55 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, OMAYRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,356.54 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,356.30 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, HENLEY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,356.30 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIS, RYAN A Employer name Panama CSD Amount $24,356.26 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERTON, CONNIE J Employer name Camden CSD Amount $24,355.87 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONENFELD, ALAN S Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $24,355.87 Date 07/12/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PAULETTE J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $24,355.67 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLOPS, JULIE A Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $24,354.60 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of State Amount $24,354.52 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBNER, REBECCA B Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $24,354.41 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JANICE J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,353.21 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPOLITO, CHERYL L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,353.03 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KRISTINE M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,353.00 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, FATIMA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,352.20 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, KATHERINE N Employer name Town of Corning Amount $24,351.96 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, CHERYL L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $24,351.60 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, GORDON L Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $24,351.51 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, SHANNON L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $24,351.46 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $24,351.02 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLAW, LILAH R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24,350.91 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LINDA S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $24,350.73 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ELIZABETH N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,350.50 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRIAN M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $24,350.10 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISI, SALVATORE S F Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $24,349.46 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MELISSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $24,348.98 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, DONNA L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $24,348.53 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, PAUL P Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $24,348.30 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSTER, CYNTHIA B Employer name Webster CSD Amount $24,347.75 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, SHARON D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $24,347.56 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIANO, DIANA Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $24,347.56 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, RICHARD M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $24,347.39 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TIMMECITA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,347.10 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PJETERI, JESSICA F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,347.02 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, MAIGAN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,346.78 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SANDRA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $24,346.43 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERIK-JON E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,346.26 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, COLIN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $24,345.93 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCHI, MARIA L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $24,345.79 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, ETIENNE F, II Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $24,345.63 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KIMBERLY R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,345.34 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEED, CHRISTINE A Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $24,345.00 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOT, ERIC L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $24,344.92 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROLANDA P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,344.24 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, JAROD D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,344.06 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERHALT-LEVESQUE, AMIEE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,343.92 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LARRY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,343.84 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSOWSKI, LAURI J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $24,343.68 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, SHANNON P Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $24,343.43 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALVOY, MARJORIE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,343.40 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KATHLEEN G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $24,343.19 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, DOUGLAS Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $24,342.85 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBONE, THOMAS E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,342.80 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, SCOTT A Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $24,342.50 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKOWSKI, NINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,342.30 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, SUZANNE L Employer name James Prendergast Library Amount $24,342.24 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $24,342.18 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARIA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,341.53 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, HEIDI M Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $24,341.46 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON-MARTINEZ, EMMANUEL Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $24,341.32 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENEAR, JENNA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24,341.09 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, AMELIA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,340.93 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DIANA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,340.75 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MARIE L R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $24,340.70 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, IAN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,340.62 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, SARAH Employer name Broome County Amount $24,340.22 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON-ROBINSON, ANGELA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $24,339.99 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MARGARET A Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $24,339.98 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System