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 FURMAN, BENJI R Employer name Albany County Amount $24,314.41 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SEAN T Employer name Delaware County Amount $24,314.21 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SHAWN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,314.19 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINA R Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $24,314.00 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSZ, PAMELA J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,313.69 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAURI, JARED E A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $24,313.47 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, KENNETH R Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $24,313.39 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, MEGAN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,313.30 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, JOSEPH J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $24,313.24 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRUCK, ROBERT T Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,312.63 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEECH, KIMBERLY K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,311.97 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, JOSEPH L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,311.74 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, MELISSA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,311.43 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERING, KAREN V Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,311.33 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANOFF, BOBBI-ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $24,311.13 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, RETA L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $24,311.03 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, JORDAN M Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $24,310.93 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCH, SANDRA S Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $24,310.86 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JAMES M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $24,310.79 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, ELIZABETH R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $24,310.74 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JEROME A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $24,310.47 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCI, CAMILLE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $24,309.93 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, MICHELLE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,309.74 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEEVA, ELENA Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $24,309.62 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, KEVIN R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $24,309.30 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,309.27 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CYNTHIA E Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $24,309.12 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAYNE L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $24,309.11 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITBACH, LISA A Employer name The Comm Libr of Cobleskill Amount $24,309.09 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GREG M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $24,309.01 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, KAITLIN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,308.65 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, RUMA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,308.38 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, LISA A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $24,307.97 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTSLEF, CECELIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,307.52 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN-HAYNES, JOANN Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $24,307.42 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,306.83 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, JACQUELINE E Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $24,306.78 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENTO, DAWN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,306.57 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMAR, DANA J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $24,306.50 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, JERRY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,306.40 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,305.95 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGREE, ALICIA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $24,305.64 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULP, KRISTA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,305.50 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERSPOON, PHILIP E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,305.18 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY-PORRETTA, JOY L Employer name Marion CSD Amount $24,305.16 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, ROBIN W Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $24,304.93 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MELANY D Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24,304.41 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGALL, MILTON L Employer name Chenango County Amount $24,303.98 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, ROGER J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24,303.81 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, HOLLY H Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,303.79 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIOLA, AMANDA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $24,303.79 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIT, JOLANTA E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $24,303.69 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAMELA Y Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $24,303.67 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, ERIC R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $24,303.64 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RICHARD J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $24,303.53 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, JOHNDA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,302.61 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDLOVE, DEMETRIUS R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,302.52 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANE, KATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $24,302.13 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEERY, KATHY A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $24,301.89 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROECKER, KARL B Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $24,301.68 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, LAURIE J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,301.61 Date 03/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNINGS, MARY B Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,301.58 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTA, ANGELINA B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,301.36 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREAGAN, DANIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,301.26 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, BARBARA Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $24,301.14 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTE, HEIDI J Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $24,300.28 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSON, STEVEN A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,299.77 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, ZACHARY A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $24,299.75 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, KIMBERLY K Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $24,299.68 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, DANIEL L Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $24,299.59 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-DE ROSA, DIANE Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,299.55 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAQUE, CHARLES A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,299.53 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,299.52 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESCHER, BARBARA K Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $24,298.96 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHENG, RENJIE Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $24,298.88 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSA, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,298.82 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHEAL, CHELSY L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $24,298.26 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, DAVID W Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $24,298.14 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETZER, MICHAEL R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,298.13 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL RIO, ALLISON M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,297.80 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBERT, AMY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $24,297.68 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJKOWSKI, KRISTINA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $24,296.62 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, JEAN M Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $24,296.23 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, JOYCE A Employer name Town of Maine Amount $24,296.08 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,296.02 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, SAMONIE C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,295.93 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, EDUARDO A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,295.37 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, KATHERINE D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,295.33 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORNDRAN, CHARLES B Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,294.94 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM A Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $24,294.93 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANNI, MARY B Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,294.69 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DEBORAH A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $24,294.59 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JACLYN S Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $24,294.57 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUHR, JARED M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $24,294.36 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONORAT, DORISE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,294.17 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, CATHY M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,294.00 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, SUSAN Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $24,293.66 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINERO, BENNY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $24,293.59 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DIANE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,293.25 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, OMAR Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,293.20 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System