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 ZOLL, SUSAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,818.35 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, JEANINE Y Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $14,818.28 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNACHE, MARIE M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $14,818.05 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, TRACY A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $14,818.04 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOS, PATRICIA N Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $14,817.47 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ARTHUR C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $14,817.46 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $14,817.37 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, BARBARA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $14,817.32 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, SUSAN F Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $14,817.20 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOX, AMY L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $14,817.10 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLES, JEANINE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $14,816.95 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $14,816.83 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, LOUIS J Employer name Yaphank Fire District Amount $14,816.44 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORISHNY, NANCY Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $14,815.84 Date 05/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMA, THOMAS A, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,815.84 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORRAINE, VICTORIA L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $14,815.44 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGURE, JESSICA P Employer name Seneca County Amount $14,815.19 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENZVELA, DANIA A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $14,814.73 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITKOWSKI, GLORIA J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $14,814.40 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JOHN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $14,814.32 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROWSKY, JAMES R Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $14,813.88 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TANIA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $14,813.07 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, RONNIE A, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $14,812.77 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ERIC T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $14,812.77 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LYNN Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $14,812.74 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTWICA, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $14,812.59 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHALL, DAWN E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $14,812.44 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, JUDY L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $14,812.44 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, CHERI L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $14,812.26 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABANO, ROBERT J Employer name Holtsville Fire District Amount $14,812.00 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, HEIDI L Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $14,811.81 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SUSAN B Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $14,811.33 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, LISA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $14,810.69 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICKWORT, PATRICIA F Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $14,809.72 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDALL, QUINN J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $14,809.69 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VERONICA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $14,809.60 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRENTS, ANDREW Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $14,809.39 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, AMANDA L Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $14,809.38 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, KAREN L, MS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $14,809.36 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, SONYA M Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $14,809.35 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $14,808.80 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $14,808.37 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, CURTIS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,808.34 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSAH, DORIS Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $14,808.13 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGLIO, SARAH A Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $14,808.02 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWHINEY, SUE A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $14,807.73 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATHER, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $14,807.72 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $14,807.70 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DALE A Employer name Town of Barre Amount $14,807.66 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, WILLIE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $14,807.60 Date 05/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATRO, E DANIEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $14,807.60 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, CAITLIN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $14,807.43 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSNER, SALINA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $14,807.26 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, PORZIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,806.98 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, MARLENE F Employer name Town of Esopus Library Amount $14,806.40 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MELINDA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $14,806.35 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, GWENDOLYN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $14,806.09 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TABATHA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $14,806.08 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, ELIZABETH J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $14,806.00 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGLESTON, JULIE M Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $14,805.92 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, REBECCA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $14,805.73 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBLASIO, BRITTANY N Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $14,805.53 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, SELINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $14,805.35 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, AGNES Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $14,805.24 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ANTOINETTE H Employer name Sullivan County Amount $14,805.04 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, ZARLASHTA Employer name Nassau County Amount $14,804.58 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDY, NOAH S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $14,803.91 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JODY P Employer name Rockland County Amount $14,802.65 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAU, DEVIN M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $14,802.64 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, FERNANDO M Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $14,802.59 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, VALERIE K Employer name Holley CSD Amount $14,802.50 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIS, AMANDA L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $14,802.39 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIZ, SARAH P Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $14,801.46 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, TIMOTHY W Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $14,801.06 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DINISE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $14,800.24 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROZCO, HEIDI L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $14,800.06 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ANDREW M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $14,800.00 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, DOUGLAS R Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $14,799.94 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOYCE E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $14,799.93 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PATRICIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $14,799.83 Date 06/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUG, CAROL Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $14,799.43 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY-KESEL, LESLEY A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $14,799.28 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, EVA L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $14,799.24 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, DEBRA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $14,799.15 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIN, KYLE J Employer name Village of Hunter Amount $14,799.08 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOT, AMY B Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $14,798.96 Date 09/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBAD, BELQEES Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $14,798.34 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTYS, STEPHANIE G Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $14,798.25 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPE, DIANE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $14,798.19 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, SHARISSE V Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $14,798.18 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, CECILIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $14,797.78 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRADITI, DENNIS J, JR Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $14,797.49 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BOBBI JO L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $14,797.43 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, RHIANNON M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $14,796.99 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, RYAN S Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $14,796.71 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLEY, MARY R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $14,796.50 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEGLER, LOUISE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $14,796.09 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA GINNIS, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $14,795.93 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUISOS, PAMELA J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $14,795.88 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, WILMA L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $14,795.83 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System