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 AMORESE, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $15,147.40 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, NANCY L Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $15,147.33 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALDONE, MARIA G, MRS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,147.01 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, RAYMOND R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $15,146.85 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN A Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $15,146.67 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERETTE, DREW A Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $15,146.60 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $15,146.59 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICOB, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $15,146.46 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHEY, CAROLE A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $15,146.46 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, DARLENE M Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $15,146.44 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, MAUREEN D Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $15,146.35 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, BRIAN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $15,145.90 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TODD M Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $15,145.90 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SCOTT A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $15,145.84 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, DIANE J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $15,145.75 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, THOMAS L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $15,145.39 Date 04/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVATEK, FRANKLIN W Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $15,145.25 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LORI Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $15,144.87 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKEMAN, FRANK R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,144.62 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELDT, JILL K Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $15,144.50 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, LYNDA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $15,144.43 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLES, MICHAEL V Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,144.22 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, TODD A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $15,144.17 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, KRISTEN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $15,144.00 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, JEANETTE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $15,143.97 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAK, CAROLYNNE A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $15,143.13 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, DARA L Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $15,142.92 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARUSZYNSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $15,142.72 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, LIZ E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,142.45 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOY, MARGARET K Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $15,142.36 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DOREEN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $15,142.24 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVAGNARO, PATRICIA A Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $15,141.93 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTEN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $15,141.80 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $15,141.26 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, JANET I Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $15,141.05 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JAY L Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $15,140.86 Date 07/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDGREN, REBECCA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $15,140.48 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBAUGH, BRITTA W Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $15,140.47 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOY E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,140.35 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON-RUSSELL, JULIA N Employer name Galway CSD Amount $15,139.86 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JEANMARIE Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $15,139.68 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, KRISTINA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,139.18 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESIN, ELIZABETH J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $15,138.99 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, EDITH U Employer name Greene County Amount $15,138.89 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, YANICK Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $15,138.50 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, SUSAN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $15,137.94 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLEWSKI, CONNIE Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $15,137.81 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIN, EMILY H Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $15,137.73 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,137.20 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABATE, TINA M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $15,137.03 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKRIDGE, LAWRENCE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $15,136.41 Date 08/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRICH, ABIGAIL M Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $15,136.00 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, RACHAEL L Employer name Town of Cambridge Amount $15,135.74 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARVA, ANATOLIY Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $15,135.68 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCADUTO-AUCCELLO, MARIA Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $15,135.61 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZA, JOSEPH N, JR Employer name Department of Law Amount $15,135.60 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRA, JAMES A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $15,135.03 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, PAMELA E Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $15,134.92 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $15,134.87 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMFORT, LEVI J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $15,134.70 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KTATZBERG, JOHN G Employer name Herkimer County Amount $15,134.68 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, COREY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $15,133.95 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KRISTIN L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $15,133.87 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, KARINA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,133.17 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUBIS, ASHLEY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $15,133.14 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, ERIC J Employer name Village of Massena Amount $15,133.14 Date 10/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEHUNT, DAVID A Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $15,132.96 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, LISA M Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $15,132.96 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, DIANNE Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,132.90 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLY, LAURA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $15,132.75 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMANTONIO, BRIGETTE J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $15,132.19 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAU, CAROLE Z Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $15,131.83 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULA, JOHN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,131.49 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLLAR, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $15,131.25 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, MARIE Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $15,131.21 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATUZZA, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $15,130.80 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERSLUIS, SHILO M Employer name Livingston County Amount $15,130.29 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEISENROTH, THOMAS A Employer name West Webster Fire District Amount $15,130.15 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ERICA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,129.73 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISMER, RICHARD P, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $15,128.94 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA L Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $15,128.61 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, DAVID N Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $15,128.35 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LEAH A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $15,128.20 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVELLI, DAMIAN L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $15,128.16 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALO, FRANCIS A Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $15,128.08 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTSAR, TAMARA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $15,127.56 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DENISE Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $15,127.51 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYNE, FREDRICKA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $15,127.34 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $15,126.90 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAC, BRADLEY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $15,126.83 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,126.66 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAW, JUDITH A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $15,126.60 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, KRISTIN Employer name Department of State Amount $15,126.45 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE MOREHOUSE, CHRISTIAN Employer name Department of State Amount $15,126.45 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, THOMAS A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $15,126.45 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, CASSIDY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $15,126.45 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, SARAH J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $15,126.45 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ALICIA R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $15,126.28 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, RHONDA M Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $15,126.21 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORONOWSKI, SHARON L Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $15,126.16 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System