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 ROONEY, BILLIE-JO Employer name Department of Health Amount $16,332.27 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSS, MICHELLE Y Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $16,332.10 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADIL, DEANNA L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $16,331.82 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZICAROLA, AMANDA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $16,331.70 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CHERYL L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $16,331.24 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, MICHELE S Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $16,331.17 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MEGHAN N Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $16,330.56 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORALES, GENOVEVA Employer name Somers CSD Amount $16,330.44 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $16,330.41 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $16,329.99 Date 03/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JAMES H Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $16,329.89 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, PREETHY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $16,329.75 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, DAWN M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $16,329.67 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, BRENDA Y C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $16,329.43 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIF, HUSNA Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $16,329.32 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, ROBIN E Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $16,329.30 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIGLER, MICHELLE L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $16,329.28 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRANO, ALBERTA Employer name Nassau County Amount $16,329.02 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, DONNABEL G Employer name Chemung County Amount $16,328.92 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEKPOUR, TRAVIS S Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $16,328.49 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNEY, LYNN M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $16,328.16 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $16,327.90 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, YAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $16,327.75 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JAY V Employer name City of Rochester Amount $16,327.31 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONWISARZ, KRISTIE A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $16,326.60 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIE, JING Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $16,326.35 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH C Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $16,326.30 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, JILL T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $16,326.24 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MARIE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $16,326.09 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JOHN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $16,326.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, KATHLEEN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $16,326.00 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, BEATE Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $16,325.63 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, JANIS G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $16,325.51 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNK, MICHAEL J Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $16,325.40 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOL, PAUL M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $16,325.15 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, LYNDA J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $16,325.06 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRT, ROXANNE M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $16,324.64 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGABYALI, OMAR M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $16,324.54 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIGPEN, JOANNE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $16,323.64 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTLEY, KIM C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $16,323.55 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $16,323.54 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENT, MARQUAIL R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $16,323.45 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER-CAREY, AMBER L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $16,323.45 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, ANTOINETTE Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $16,323.24 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SHERRI L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $16,323.22 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, LU ANA Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $16,322.81 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGER, BRENDA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $16,322.80 Date 05/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, IMEE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $16,322.55 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALEIGH, PATRICIA L, MS Employer name Columbia County Amount $16,322.36 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KRYSTAL C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $16,322.17 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZ, MARY F Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $16,321.83 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, BENJAMIN T Employer name Seneca County Amount $16,321.77 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCALE, KIMBERLY N Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $16,321.50 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, JENNIFER A Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $16,321.50 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANY-VELTZ, MARY Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $16,321.50 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISAFULLI, CORINE A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $16,320.96 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, CYNTHIA J Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $16,320.53 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, TYRECK A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $16,320.48 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWK, PHYLLIS J Employer name Warren County Amount $16,320.46 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO, GREGG, JR Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $16,320.43 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, TRISA L Employer name Naples CSD Amount $16,320.40 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ROBERTA LYNN Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $16,320.39 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, BRENDA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $16,320.35 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, KAILYN A Employer name Albany County Amount $16,320.33 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, NICOLE S Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $16,320.28 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAS, JENIFER M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $16,320.19 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACHMANN, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $16,320.12 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Morehouse Amount $16,320.00 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, WEISHENG Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $16,319.70 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JODI Employer name Tompkins County Amount $16,319.68 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBRA, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $16,319.64 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVONE, JULIE D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $16,319.47 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHARONDA E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $16,318.96 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, JOHN D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $16,318.81 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DENISE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $16,318.58 Date 09/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIZZER, KENNETH L Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $16,318.53 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DAHLINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $16,318.50 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Village of Cayuga Amount $16,318.13 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, ALICE V Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $16,317.90 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LORI J Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $16,317.76 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, AMY S Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $16,317.60 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACZEK, SIEARA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $16,317.32 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, EUN HA Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $16,317.10 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ RAMIREZ, HILMA D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $16,316.62 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEZZI, LORI M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $16,316.22 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, PATRICIA J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $16,316.00 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $16,316.00 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, DORIS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $16,315.84 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGACY, LINDSEY G Employer name Franklin County Amount $16,315.82 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARANDY, DENISE A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $16,315.61 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARIBEL Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $16,315.53 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUEN, MARGARET A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $16,314.95 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, AILEEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $16,314.68 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CHERYL E Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $16,314.56 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSCH, DEBORAH M Employer name Albany County Amount $16,313.94 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSE, PETER T Employer name Albany County Amount $16,313.94 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, JUSTIN O Employer name Albany County Amount $16,313.94 Date 03/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, RICHARD P Employer name Albany County Amount $16,313.94 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSCH, NOELLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $16,313.94 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Albany County Amount $16,313.94 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System