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 BOVEE, HEATHER L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $15,452.65 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNETTLER, EILEEN Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $15,452.49 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LYNNE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,452.02 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, DIANA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $15,451.92 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, MARIAN E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,451.89 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JESSICA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $15,451.83 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ANDREW P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $15,451.33 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LORI Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $15,451.30 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEMOTE, KEVIN C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $15,450.88 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, KIARA A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,450.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, CANDICIA S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,450.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JASON E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,450.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JACQUELINE Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,450.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, TIANA F Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,450.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, TRAVIS J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,450.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSSEIN, LINDA S Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $15,450.64 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MARGARET J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, ELLEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, ANTHONY G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, KENNETH R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIANO, DONALD R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURMAN, ALAN V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMES, JOHN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER, JOEL C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,450.00 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALFRED C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,450.00 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROSE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $15,450.00 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGIELTO, LILLIAN C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $15,449.99 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, PENNY J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,449.89 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUEN, DAVID K Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $15,449.79 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, MALARETH E Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $15,449.58 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, SANDRA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $15,449.32 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEETHAM, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $15,449.31 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODINO, DAVID M Employer name Orange County Amount $15,449.00 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENIO-GARCIA, ESPERANZA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $15,448.38 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENCHACA, AMELIA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $15,448.20 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, FRANCISCO A Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $15,447.60 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $15,447.60 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, SHARON D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $15,447.47 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $15,447.28 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, GERALDINE Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $15,447.20 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, DAVID M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $15,447.04 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMMEL, SHAWN L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,446.84 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, MARGARET L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $15,446.80 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, WHITNEY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,446.74 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DONNA L Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $15,446.52 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, WENDY M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $15,446.41 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DONNA L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $15,446.39 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RONDA A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $15,446.32 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESS, DAWN M Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $15,446.20 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, CINDY A Employer name Bath CSD Amount $15,445.96 Date 09/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, CHERYL A Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $15,445.89 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $15,445.82 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, LUCILLE E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $15,445.26 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINO, LAURIE A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $15,445.14 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOOR, KARIMUN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $15,445.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JEFFREY S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $15,444.79 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENDLBECK, ROBIN R Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $15,444.57 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOD, STEPHEN R Employer name Village of Alden Amount $15,444.31 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZT, LISA M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $15,444.28 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS-MONTGOMERY, CAROLYN D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,444.03 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MICHELINA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $15,444.00 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMPEL, GARY D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $15,443.96 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, STACY Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $15,443.78 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARING, GARY B Employer name Town of Fleming Amount $15,443.34 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, PAT Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $15,443.16 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNA, ALLISON M Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $15,442.99 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZONI, JENNIFER M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $15,442.77 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERO, RICHARD A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $15,442.12 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALD-VITAL, LORRAINE P Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $15,442.08 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, CARLOS A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $15,442.03 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEL, JONATHAN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,441.81 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TABATHA L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $15,441.67 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROWSKI, ADELE A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $15,441.50 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, AMY J Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $15,441.15 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNER, DAWN M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $15,441.11 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDONE, DANA ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,441.07 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSINSKI, DAVID A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $15,441.05 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONEILLO, CHRISTIE L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $15,441.05 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANTZ, LAWRENCE M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $15,440.68 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, BETH A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $15,440.49 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $15,439.98 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, FRANK J Employer name Westchester County Amount $15,439.86 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNELLI, KATHLYN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $15,439.69 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASMINE C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,439.61 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHELLESE A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,439.49 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, PATRICIA A Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $15,439.31 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, RONALD L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $15,439.20 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, JOHN-RAPHAEL, II Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $15,438.85 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, BRENDA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,438.74 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, MARLENE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,438.58 Date 01/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERS, ROSEANNE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $15,438.54 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, LISA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $15,438.48 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLABAUGH, MELINDA A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $15,438.04 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, JENNA Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $15,437.96 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRUZZO, THOMAS A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $15,437.51 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ASHLEY E Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $15,437.36 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIKEL, LORI A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,437.28 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, LINDA S Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $15,437.21 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCZKIEWICZ, JANET Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $15,437.09 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, LA SHAWN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $15,436.88 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System