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 HAYES, ELLEN T Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $15,624.89 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, VALERIE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,624.80 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHARLOTTE D Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $15,624.39 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, AMY L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $15,624.36 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACEK, MAUREEN W Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $15,624.36 Date 11/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIVER, LARRY F Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $15,624.12 Date 04/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, STACIE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $15,624.00 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, KEITH B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $15,623.84 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILMAN, CHARLES C Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $15,623.72 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JENNIFER Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $15,623.34 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTGAM, BRIANA M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $15,623.25 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JACQUELINE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $15,623.24 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, CHENELLE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,623.02 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNETT, CINDY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $15,622.95 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, LEWIS Employer name Albany County Amount $15,622.69 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEPIA, ERIKA L Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $15,622.59 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, ELISE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $15,622.53 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $15,622.52 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $15,622.50 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, KEVIN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $15,622.48 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFELLOW, DEBRA L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $15,622.47 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JINKS, VERLENE N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $15,622.26 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, KELLY M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $15,621.59 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, TAMMY F Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $15,621.19 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOHN F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,620.73 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ANDEN, KATHERINE L Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $15,620.48 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CINDY L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $15,620.34 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, SALLY A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $15,619.74 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFEY, SHELLIE J Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $15,619.35 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALBOUF, KATHLEEN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $15,619.15 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOYTAS, LUCAS S Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $15,619.10 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELESKI, CATHLEEN Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $15,619.04 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $15,618.79 Date 02/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMACK, LAUREN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,618.65 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, BETH R Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $15,618.57 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGH, SHERYL L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,618.27 Date 09/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUP, HARI D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $15,618.24 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, DENNIS Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $15,617.50 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $15,617.36 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVA, SONIA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,617.23 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LAWRENCE Employer name North Merrick Fire District Amount $15,616.96 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, NICOLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $15,616.83 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTO, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,616.76 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEANNE M Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $15,616.36 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTRESS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $15,616.33 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $15,616.04 Date 05/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, KIWANA A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,615.95 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARKEENA S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,615.95 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJEAN, GINA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $15,615.85 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, JENNIFER L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $15,615.40 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHENBACH, BRIAN Employer name Warren County Amount $15,615.27 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELMAN, GEORGE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $15,615.24 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOHN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $15,615.00 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CAROLINE Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $15,614.43 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIER, KELLY S Employer name Afton CSD Amount $15,614.36 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUZANNE S Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $15,614.11 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, DION G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $15,613.82 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, ADAM J Employer name Seneca County Amount $15,613.68 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWERT, SHELLY J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $15,613.48 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ERIN S Employer name Victor CSD Amount $15,613.40 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, BRENDA L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $15,613.27 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, MELISSA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $15,613.18 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, AMANDA B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $15,613.17 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, NICOLE D Employer name Chemung County Amount $15,613.10 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFAHL, FLOYD D Employer name Village of Pittsford Amount $15,612.80 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWALK, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $15,612.64 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SUSAN L Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $15,612.58 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, TINA M Employer name Town of Hamden Amount $15,612.54 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANN, MICHELLE P Employer name Plattekill Public Library Amount $15,612.40 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, JOANNE M Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $15,612.37 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, MING T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,612.25 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, DIANN M Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $15,611.92 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, JESSICA J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $15,611.64 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHETT, DONALD F, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $15,611.43 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ALAN Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,611.36 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUNG, GENE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,611.30 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SARAH L Employer name Cortland County Amount $15,610.94 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MATTIE M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $15,610.42 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, MARGARET P Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $15,610.06 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JULIE A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $15,609.91 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, ANNE B Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $15,609.10 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINHA, PETER A J Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,609.03 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGFORD, BARBARA J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $15,608.82 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DEBORAH J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $15,608.67 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ANGELA G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $15,608.62 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LOUISE M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $15,608.43 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEMER, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $15,608.10 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, HOLLY L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $15,608.08 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, MARGARET Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,607.80 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHAN, DONNA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $15,607.75 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, LINDSAY E Employer name Broome County Amount $15,607.65 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, MARIE L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $15,607.51 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JO ANNE Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $15,607.00 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $15,606.92 Date 12/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEN, SHARON D Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $15,606.88 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DANIEL P Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $15,606.78 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ROBERT E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $15,606.54 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSON, ANITA F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $15,606.54 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCONE, EMILY Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $15,606.46 Date 03/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CONNOR D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $15,606.36 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System