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 STEVER, LYNN M Employer name Town of St Johnsville Amount $16,086.17 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, WENDY Z Employer name Webster CSD Amount $16,085.98 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWIL, MULUALEM T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $16,085.65 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLEM, KELLY H Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $16,084.85 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JACQUELINE J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $16,084.48 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIAN, RICHARD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $16,084.47 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, JORDAN M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $16,084.05 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINCHEN, KAITLIN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $16,083.94 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTER, LAURA A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $16,083.91 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, BETTYANN M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $16,083.86 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Dekalb Amount $16,083.30 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENSTERN, GERALDINE F Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $16,083.07 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGINS, JOSEPH B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $16,082.72 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTEN, CAROL L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $16,082.72 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, AILEEN J Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $16,082.12 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER-MISHKEL, DENISE Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $16,082.11 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, SHARON A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $16,082.10 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEMEYER, MARGARET L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $16,082.03 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, CAROL A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $16,081.74 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, LISA A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $16,081.09 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MARLO A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $16,080.71 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, BEULAH M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $16,080.27 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORD, CANDACE A Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $16,080.00 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $16,080.00 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, MARK A Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $16,079.80 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KIERSTEN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $16,079.37 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZYK, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $16,079.24 Date 12/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, VALERIE D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $16,078.97 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTENHOUWER, NANCY A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $16,077.88 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSWORTH, MARY M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $16,077.29 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, JENELL E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $16,077.09 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $16,077.00 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER-STENCLIK, ELIZABETH L Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $16,077.00 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, CHERYL A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $16,076.90 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREA, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $16,076.86 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARON, MARGO E Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $16,076.55 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Steuben County Amount $16,076.42 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, STACIE A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $16,076.40 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $16,076.25 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, ALICIA D Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $16,076.14 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZ, MAYA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $16,076.11 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOS, JAMES P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $16,076.08 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBIG, DEAN A Employer name Erie County Amount $16,076.05 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDILIO, DIANE L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $16,075.90 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACA, ALEXANDRIA R Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $16,075.39 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, THERESE A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $16,075.28 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JUDITH A Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $16,075.17 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENK, DIANE S Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $16,074.95 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CHARLOTTE D Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $16,074.56 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, MELINDA D Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $16,074.52 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $16,074.16 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERWARTH, RONNA A Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $16,074.10 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTER, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $16,074.04 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, AMY J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $16,073.19 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKNEY, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $16,072.90 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKLER, DIANE J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $16,072.87 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIERLAM, DORIS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $16,072.68 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DUBOIS H Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $16,072.66 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MARCIA A Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $16,072.56 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, AL-YERU Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $16,072.15 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $16,071.90 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, WILMARY A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $16,071.78 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, PATRICIA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $16,070.77 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, HEATHER N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $16,069.97 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, RICHARD F Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $16,069.84 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIGMANN, ANDREW J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $16,069.83 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCHIARA, ISABELLA D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $16,069.82 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, DEBRA A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $16,069.65 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTED, SHIRLEY C Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $16,069.45 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGERE, AMY E Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $16,068.53 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELKOWSKI, JUDITH M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $16,068.36 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $16,068.12 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, NANCY M Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $16,067.92 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, LYNDA B Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $16,066.56 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, WILLEMS Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $16,066.56 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, DEIRDRE A Employer name Milford CSD Amount $16,066.42 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIXTE, MARIE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $16,066.23 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEERS, MATTHEW D Employer name Ontario County Amount $16,066.12 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRANDY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $16,065.97 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, NICHOLE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $16,065.59 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JAMES R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $16,065.42 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SARAH G Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $16,065.42 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHAUNESSY A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $16,065.22 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BETH Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $16,065.03 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, AARON M Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $16,064.96 Date 11/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, LINDA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $16,064.94 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $16,064.91 Date 11/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKACHONIS, WILLIAM A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $16,064.41 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWILINSKI, ESTHER A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $16,064.19 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWUD, GHADA Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $16,063.86 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LYNDA L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $16,063.69 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURVILLE, MARLEY J Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $16,063.50 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, DEBORAH A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,062.88 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JASON S Employer name Town of Hopewell Amount $16,062.76 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JEANNIE C Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $16,062.66 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $16,062.55 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERSTON, JAMES W Employer name Islip Terrace Fire District Amount $16,062.46 Date 04/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINS, KARLIS, JR Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $16,061.84 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOOD, MAKITA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $16,061.82 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHERINE M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $16,061.70 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System