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 CARTER, MATTHEW J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $16,295.05 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCCHIARE, NICOLE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $16,295.00 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, NICOLE E Employer name Massena CSD Amount $16,294.16 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA I Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $16,293.10 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITESELL, AMY JO Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $16,292.44 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BARBARA A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $16,292.00 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLONE, MICHAEL C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $16,291.76 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTHOUT, RICHARD G Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $16,291.54 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRASH, LAWRENCE J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $16,291.54 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JACLYN L Employer name Orange County Amount $16,291.50 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLL, MARY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $16,291.49 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLANTI, KATHY M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $16,291.18 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVADENEIRA, THERESA Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $16,291.13 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMANN, PATRICIA G Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $16,290.95 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, DAVID S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $16,290.75 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, YVETTE M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $16,290.67 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $16,290.66 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, CLAUDIA M Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $16,290.64 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JANICE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $16,290.55 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DWAN V Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $16,289.00 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLINSON, KYLE W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $16,288.78 Date 06/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, MICHAEL C Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $16,288.75 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ARLENE C Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $16,288.74 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, LINDA J Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $16,288.60 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORNE, ANNE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $16,288.29 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, SCOTT H Employer name Town of Rutland Amount $16,288.25 Date 04/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, CARL J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $16,288.18 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMMY G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $16,288.04 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSUP, ELOISA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $16,287.78 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $16,287.26 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRUISE, IVETTE Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $16,287.11 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLIN, PATRICIA L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $16,286.93 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTINE, ROBBIN H Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $16,286.66 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURINAITIS, KAREN E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $16,286.63 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGITTO, LINDA S Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $16,286.63 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERINGER, KATHERINE L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $16,286.03 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARIE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $16,285.96 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, RALPH D Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $16,285.82 Date 09/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKEWICH, DONNA M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $16,285.60 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, HAYDEE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $16,285.38 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, RICHARD C Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $16,285.05 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESARNO, EDITH M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $16,285.05 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, KAREN P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $16,285.00 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, KELLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $16,284.78 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, CARRIE L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $16,284.18 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBER, JOHN F Employer name Albany County Amount $16,284.05 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEBETAR, STEVEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $16,283.98 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICO, ANNETTE M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $16,283.89 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTY M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $16,283.54 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $16,283.37 Date 01/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DONALD R, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $16,283.30 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, HOLLY S Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $16,283.17 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, CARLA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $16,282.70 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, CAROLYN A Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $16,282.56 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, SKYLER D Employer name Lewis County Amount $16,282.34 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIMAN, JESSICA C Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $16,282.30 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS-BEER, CONSTANCE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $16,281.72 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETELL, RICHARD P Employer name Franklin County Amount $16,281.31 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAMP, SANDRA J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $16,281.08 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANANDARAJAH, VALARMATHI Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $16,281.06 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENESIN, SVETLANA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $16,280.44 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLER, LYNN M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $16,280.36 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, DAVID W Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $16,280.31 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBIE, NUALA T Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $16,280.28 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, JAYNE G Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $16,280.00 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANUCCIO, JOANNE Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $16,279.89 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DOMINIC A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $16,279.81 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDEN, JOYCE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $16,278.88 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESAVENTO, BRUNO J Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $16,278.75 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, JAMES D Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $16,278.71 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CATHERINE A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $16,278.53 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNIONS, VICKI J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $16,278.25 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PAULETTE J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $16,278.15 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEGLIA, JENNIFER M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $16,278.11 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHERI L Employer name Broome County Amount $16,278.10 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUTEL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $16,277.97 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DARLENE A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $16,277.79 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDWITH, SARA E Employer name Clinton County Amount $16,277.58 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHEES, TERRY A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $16,277.44 Date 09/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOMAN, JULANNE N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $16,276.96 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, HUGUES M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $16,276.82 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKE, KATHLEEN P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $16,276.52 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, JOHN J Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $16,276.50 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, CINDY M Employer name Albany County Amount $16,276.04 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZOLI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $16,275.92 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, RHONDA U Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $16,275.87 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPUCCI, JOHN Employer name Rockland County Amount $16,275.74 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREK, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $16,275.69 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $16,275.63 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICH, NANCY L Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $16,275.50 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDD, BRYAN J Employer name Warren County Amount $16,275.30 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, PATRICIA E Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $16,275.28 Date 09/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE MON, KRISTEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $16,274.70 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE WALKER, JAMES E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $16,274.51 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, MELVIN R Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $16,274.41 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIAG, VASHISTH Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $16,274.06 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIVIERGE, NORMA L Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $16,274.01 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOPMANN, BEVERLY S Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $16,273.89 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSON, LISA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $16,272.75 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUST, ANNA M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $16,272.73 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System