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 MC LEAN, SHARON A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $14,774.83 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MICHAEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,774.69 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DESIREE S Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $14,774.31 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, JOHN Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $14,774.19 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN-FINN, RENARD A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $14,773.48 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHDE, MICHAEL T Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $14,773.47 Date 11/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBERO, JASMIN J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $14,772.75 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYCYNA, JANINA Employer name Webster CSD Amount $14,772.72 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTEN, WAKEEM Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $14,772.51 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, MARY A Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $14,772.32 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSTLAW, CONNIE J Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $14,772.15 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLOW, JANET Employer name Court of Claims Amount $14,771.24 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUEFFERT, MELISSA A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $14,771.23 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALVANO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,771.15 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, EILEEN P Employer name Holley CSD Amount $14,771.08 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, GREGORY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $14,770.61 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKUZINSKI, RUDOLPH, III Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $14,770.59 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITANO, JOANN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $14,770.49 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, HOWARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $14,770.38 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, HOWARD A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $14,770.38 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, AMI L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $14,770.37 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELEWSKI, MARK P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $14,770.28 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDICK, GERALYN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $14,770.12 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELARDO, MERCEDES M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $14,769.47 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEANE, JESSICA M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $14,769.37 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, EVELYN Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $14,769.36 Date 01/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $14,769.20 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVAS, CHRISTIAN Employer name Orleans County Amount $14,769.12 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASS, JOHN E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $14,769.12 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYHOOD, GREGORY A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $14,768.81 Date 10/26/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, MEGHAN J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $14,768.57 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $14,768.54 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, RICHARD M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $14,768.52 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAKANJA, KAREN R Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $14,768.34 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGION, CARMEN L Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $14,768.25 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARITABLE, DAPHNEY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $14,768.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER-FLEMING, PATRICIA L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $14,767.90 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHELANGELO Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $14,767.62 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, MARGARET E Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $14,767.54 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUTIGAM, DANIELLE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $14,767.32 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, DOREEN D Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $14,767.26 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, LOREASE Employer name Orange County Amount $14,766.96 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACUSA, MARIA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $14,766.78 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, NANCY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $14,766.47 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, TERESA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $14,766.13 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, MARIA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,766.12 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACH, KRISTIN L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $14,765.58 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $14,765.52 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERI, ELIZABETH B Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $14,765.37 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE'GALL, KEVIN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $14,765.09 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, REBECCA M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $14,764.53 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEENO, KAREN L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $14,764.49 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ESTHER L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $14,764.33 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODKINSON, MELINDA I Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $14,764.20 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $14,764.15 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, HEIDI M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $14,763.58 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWORYTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $14,763.36 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCHINO, JENNIFER Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $14,762.59 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, VALERIE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $14,762.43 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKHILL, GEORGE S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,762.25 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELINIS, THERESE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $14,762.08 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JONATHAN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $14,762.00 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALPE, CHRISTINA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $14,762.00 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNELY, HELEN S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $14,762.00 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORICE, HELEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $14,761.97 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $14,761.94 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $14,761.80 Date 10/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, MICHAEL Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $14,761.51 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANSUE, ROBIN L Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $14,761.50 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $14,761.44 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWTRAW, DANETTE J Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $14,761.05 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOREEN M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $14,761.05 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEBBIE A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $14,761.05 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JOAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $14,760.50 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCA, ANDREW W Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $14,760.45 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY BETH Employer name Education Department Amount $14,760.35 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALMAS, ANNAMAE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $14,760.23 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIO, HANNAH M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $14,760.00 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $14,759.92 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBRASKI, TRISTA D Employer name Town of Milo Amount $14,759.89 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, LEANNA M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $14,759.78 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFILIPPO, PENNY J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $14,759.57 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIKIN, ELIZABETH R Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $14,759.19 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, JESSICA J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $14,759.02 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, LORRAINE A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $14,758.94 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KAREN L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $14,758.65 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, SHERRI A Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $14,758.47 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVASINA, ZYGMUNT P Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $14,758.39 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INLOW, KADENCE M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $14,757.73 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, AQUILES Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $14,757.71 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRISANI, GARETT J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $14,757.24 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS-BAKER, ALICE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $14,756.94 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IERARDI-YOUNG, KIM M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $14,756.47 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISOR, KARA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $14,756.39 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YINGLING, ELAINE F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $14,756.36 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UETZ, BAI T Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $14,756.05 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PHILIP K Employer name Victor CSD Amount $14,756.05 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ANGELA S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $14,755.99 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, MICHAEL CB Employer name Washington County Amount $14,755.50 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, CONCEPCION G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $14,755.13 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System