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 CREATER, HENRY C Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $16,020.61 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, TINA M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $16,020.57 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHEILA J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $16,020.03 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIATIS, SUZANNE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $16,019.46 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, ELIZABETH Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $16,019.36 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, VICTORIA S Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $16,019.32 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RENE' S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $16,019.12 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, JORDAN T Employer name Genesee County Amount $16,019.03 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JOYCE M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $16,018.97 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, LILLIAN M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $16,018.81 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $16,018.63 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, THERESA M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $16,018.57 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, RONALD D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $16,018.50 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRE, DONNA L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,018.40 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DEBORAH A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $16,018.27 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEERE, KATHERINE Employer name Department of Law Amount $16,018.23 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMATER, JEANNE S Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $16,018.06 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSLINGER, BOBBI JO Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $16,017.85 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINECK, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $16,017.50 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, SUE ANN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $16,017.07 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEK, CHRISTINE E Employer name Town of Huron Amount $16,016.71 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, ROBERT Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $16,016.64 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $16,016.37 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREELEY, KORRINA L Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $16,016.00 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIRA, JEROME F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $16,015.59 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIAL, BRIDGET Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $16,015.46 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $16,015.27 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOPPI, RAYMOND V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $16,015.00 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Ellington Amount $16,014.77 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZITZIRAS, STAVROS Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $16,014.69 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, CORIE L Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $16,014.24 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $16,013.98 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOAN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $16,013.90 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KATHRYN R Employer name Rcs Community Library Amount $16,013.43 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, NICOLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $16,013.35 Date 03/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, AMY K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $16,013.28 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDO, MARIA C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $16,013.27 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIN, PATRICIA R Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $16,013.22 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIRD, MICHELE A Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $16,013.14 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMANA, MARGARET M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $16,012.54 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, DIANNE J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $16,012.43 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHER, LISA J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $16,011.87 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEN BOSCH, SHELLEY E Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $16,011.77 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $16,011.22 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIN, TERESA L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $16,011.11 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMELLARO, JOSEPH B Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $16,011.00 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, JACQUELINE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $16,010.74 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDO, LUIS A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $16,010.20 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLWARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $16,010.12 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, PATRICIA E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $16,010.10 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, KELLY L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $16,010.03 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PAMELA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $16,009.98 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERA, MATTHEW C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $16,009.96 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, VALERIE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $16,009.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, HEATHER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $16,009.75 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $16,009.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, KAREN L Employer name Education Department Amount $16,009.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAREN M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $16,009.75 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, LAURA J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $16,009.75 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, AMANDA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $16,009.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, ELZBIETA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $16,009.61 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $16,009.55 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, JANETTE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $16,009.48 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARIK, SUSAN Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $16,009.27 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, ZAIQUON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $16,009.18 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODICA, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $16,008.90 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, GIL Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $16,008.81 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUITEAU, ANDRISE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $16,008.75 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRABLIC, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $16,008.66 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANO, MICHELLE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $16,008.55 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, SYLVIA A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $16,008.53 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ADAM J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Compt Amount $16,008.40 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KAREN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $16,008.04 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, TERRELL K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $16,007.86 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVER, JOHNNIECE M Employer name Erie County Amount $16,007.69 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ROGER R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $16,007.43 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKOWICZ, MELISSA G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $16,007.32 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANETTE, BARRY G Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $16,006.94 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KENNETH J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $16,006.32 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, VICTORIA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $16,006.16 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDHAUGH, JAMIE L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $16,006.09 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOTIN, BARBARA Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $16,006.06 Date 09/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Huron Amount $16,005.89 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, JESSICA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $16,005.05 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAROR, TERRI L Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $16,005.00 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, GLORIA J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $16,004.59 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, VERONICA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $16,003.65 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DUANE J Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $16,003.43 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, STEVE M Employer name City of Beacon Amount $16,003.42 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, ANNE L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $16,003.41 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CHERYL L Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $16,003.17 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, EMILY L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $16,002.98 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, CASADEY C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $16,002.93 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICK, KAREN E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $16,002.85 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFORD, BONITA C Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $16,002.77 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO, VICKI M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $16,002.75 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, CARIN L Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $16,002.66 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, ROBERT C Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $16,002.61 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $16,002.56 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THERESA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $16,002.48 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System