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 GOVERNANTI, DIANA K Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $15,417.14 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALNIS, DAWN R Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $15,416.71 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, JOHN D Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $15,416.01 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPACCIO, KATHLEEN L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $15,415.80 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GESU, GERARDINA Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $15,415.34 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLING, JOEY MARIE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $15,415.27 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOECHER, KAREN L Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $15,415.07 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, LISA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $15,414.78 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, NORMAN G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $15,414.36 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDLAND, DANE G Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $15,414.19 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, NICHOLAS D Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $15,413.88 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADELL, VIRGINIA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,413.78 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, MARY C Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $15,413.65 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, DIANN N Employer name Naples CSD Amount $15,413.50 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, POLLY A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $15,413.50 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVERS, CHEYENNE M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $15,413.42 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKMAN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Islip Amount $15,413.16 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CAROLE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,413.10 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDO, JAMES A Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $15,412.93 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUHLS, MARGARET M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,412.92 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, MATTHEW P Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $15,412.52 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, ANDREA H Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $15,412.09 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANICH, DIANE L Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $15,411.99 Date 11/09/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, MARK A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $15,411.89 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Morris CSD Amount $15,411.75 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWSKI, JULIE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,411.45 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, MARIA P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $15,411.40 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, LANCE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $15,411.39 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ANTHONY D Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $15,411.22 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BRITTENY A Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $15,411.15 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ-GALATI, MARA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $15,411.15 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPES, CARRIE E Employer name Allegany County Amount $15,409.80 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGACZ, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,409.41 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, ALICE V Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,409.38 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, NICHOLA T Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $15,409.06 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, KATHRINE J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $15,408.46 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREECH, ELIZABETH F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $15,407.76 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRUCE, SR Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $15,407.38 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLZIN, BETH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,407.34 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETER, STACEY A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $15,406.81 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, CECILIA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $15,406.76 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, GARY A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,406.66 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LILIAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $15,406.60 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, ANDREA C Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $15,406.45 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYA, KAREN M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $15,406.21 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSO, SALLE M Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $15,405.92 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, DENISE L Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $15,405.83 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, MELINDA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $15,405.50 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMINVILLE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $15,404.80 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARY B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $15,404.43 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAKUNNIL, ABRAHAM O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $15,403.94 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCOLO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $15,403.89 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, IRIS M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $15,403.72 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, NICHOLAS J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $15,403.08 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, JOAN H Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,402.58 Date 01/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BRENDA L Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $15,402.43 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ANGELA M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $15,402.42 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, BONNIE L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $15,402.11 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KRISTIN L Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $15,402.04 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, DENNIS J Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $15,401.98 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, CLAUDE J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $15,401.74 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANZMAN, SHEERA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $15,401.33 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLOTTO, CARLA M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $15,401.26 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, KYLE P Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $15,400.94 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, JADE E Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $15,400.77 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'EPLATTENIER, MAUREEN A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $15,400.62 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, MICHAEL D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $15,400.06 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, GARY F Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $15,400.00 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GOTTE, ANTHONY L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $15,400.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTROM, PAMELA S Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $15,399.54 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, MELISSA A Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $15,399.20 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, NICOLE G Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $15,398.82 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLEN, MATTHEW M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $15,398.78 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, AMADEO Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTJE, ERIC P Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, JOCELYN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARDI, MICHELLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGSWORTH, NATALLE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHR, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOEHNER, WILLIAM Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENREIRO, DENISE Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,398.66 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MICHELE M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $15,398.51 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEEN, BRIAN A Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $15,398.50 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE DE LEON, ELI J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,398.34 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHT, KELLEY M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $15,398.26 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOE, CHERYL A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $15,398.17 Date 08/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, ROBERT JOHN Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $15,398.03 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, MICHAEL T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $15,397.94 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, RANDALL C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $15,397.81 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DANIEL J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,397.55 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $15,397.54 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTCH, NANCY L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $15,397.41 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIKOWSKI, AMY Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $15,397.41 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, ROSEMARY K Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $15,397.41 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYLSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $15,397.41 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, SALLY J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $15,397.41 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, JACQUELINE N Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $15,397.38 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System