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 MORRISON, DEBORAH A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $14,754.97 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABANTA, CARLA R G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $14,754.80 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, KERRY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $14,754.80 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, SAMANTHA D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $14,754.59 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDGE-COLE, ELIZABETH Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $14,754.45 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO-THORSTENSEN, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,754.41 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINKLER, LATASHA R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $14,754.21 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUNEMAN, BRENDON V Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $14,753.74 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, MARIA M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $14,753.38 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COEN, MICHELE H Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $14,753.32 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, PAMELA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $14,753.05 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLET, DOLORES F Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $14,752.82 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTINO, ANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $14,752.69 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIPERTI, JANET A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $14,752.63 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENKOFF, JOANNE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $14,752.62 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ VIERA, SHERLY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $14,752.55 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, GUSTAVO Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $14,752.52 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ARMINE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $14,752.43 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOLS, JOHANNA F Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $14,751.91 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, WALTER L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $14,750.83 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, KENDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $14,750.66 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, ROBIN I Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $14,750.57 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCKIO, DAWN M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $14,750.36 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, SUSAN D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $14,750.23 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGAND, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $14,750.02 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, THOMAS J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $14,750.02 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFFLAND, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $14,749.96 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORHACZ-FELICE, JANE-MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $14,749.68 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVA, TRACY A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $14,749.44 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ESMERALDA Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $14,749.36 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUME, TRACY L Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $14,749.00 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZALSKI, LIZETTE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $14,748.99 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPASTRAT, GLORIA J Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $14,748.56 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JOSEPH J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $14,748.43 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICSKO, NATASHA P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $14,748.31 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CATHERINE F Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $14,748.31 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, SUSAN C Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $14,748.12 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENYETTA L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $14,748.07 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MEGHAN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $14,748.01 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, ELENA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $14,747.49 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, THERESA J Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $14,747.36 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAVAUGH, OWEN J Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $14,747.29 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGLAUB, VANESSA A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $14,747.26 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK, PATTI L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $14,747.05 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGE, MELANIE R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $14,746.84 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERE, STACY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $14,746.71 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KIMBERLY E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $14,746.55 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JACKLIN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $14,746.39 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLEN, RICHARD J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $14,746.31 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REX, DENNIS C Employer name Cornell University Amount $14,746.16 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVEGNA, LISA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,745.99 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPIG, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,745.99 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JEAN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,745.99 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUK, SUSAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,745.99 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARONE, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,745.99 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LORI J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $14,745.83 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRER, DEBRA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $14,745.16 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MELISSA A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $14,745.13 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, NANCY Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $14,744.48 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVITT, SHERI P Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $14,744.41 Date 07/14/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, DIANE S Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $14,743.89 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, ASSUNTA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $14,743.84 Date 04/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, MARY ANN Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $14,743.68 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGGMAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $14,743.57 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, STACY R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $14,743.50 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAHAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $14,743.46 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, MARY E Employer name Addison CSD Amount $14,743.02 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, AARON K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $14,742.89 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGIN, ANTONIO Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $14,742.84 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHIRLEY I Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $14,742.26 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMMIE L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $14,742.04 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETU, JOHN P Employer name Warren County Amount $14,742.00 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEGIELEWSKI, SAMANTHA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $14,741.96 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROL Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $14,741.78 Date 04/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEN DOOREN, JOHN W Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $14,741.73 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DROGE, JOSEPH G Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $14,741.58 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN-RAMOS, SHELLY M Employer name Village of Montebello Amount $14,740.92 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $14,740.50 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMI, CYNTHIA E L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $14,739.91 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASICKANIN, LISA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $14,739.84 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, KEITH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $14,739.75 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPITTA, ELLEN A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $14,739.74 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, AMY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $14,739.59 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, VANESSA F Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $14,738.78 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, BRIAN C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $14,738.66 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDEMANN, STEVEN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $14,738.24 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KELLEY L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $14,738.23 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, DANIEL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,738.02 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, THERESA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $14,737.93 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEKOYA, NIMOTA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $14,737.84 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHL, CHERIE K Employer name Livingston County Amount $14,737.78 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUSA, LIDIA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $14,737.67 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, GERALD M Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $14,737.30 Date 09/01/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBERGE, MATHEW W Employer name Village of Malone Amount $14,737.28 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHRISTEN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $14,737.06 Date 02/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $14,737.01 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, RHONDA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $14,736.83 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIOTTI, LORIANN Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $14,736.74 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, NORMA J Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $14,736.40 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, MARANDA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $14,736.23 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System