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 ROOT, MICHELLE R Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $14,695.45 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBRA A Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $14,694.91 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCARDI, LAUREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,694.90 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JESSICA K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $14,694.69 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHARNELL S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $14,694.27 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, NEIL R Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $14,694.16 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, BRANDY L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $14,693.80 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIANO, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,693.61 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPERONE, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $14,693.41 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCINELLA, CAROL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,693.38 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGANE, LAUREN A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $14,693.26 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JUDY A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $14,692.55 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, AMY E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $14,692.48 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $14,692.48 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XINAKES, LAWRENCE J Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $14,692.48 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, JOHN A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $14,691.35 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JOHN D, JR Employer name Town of Granby Amount $14,691.00 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYNE, BRETT M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $14,691.00 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHAAR, DIANE L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $14,690.88 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLIN, SHARON R Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $14,690.86 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $14,690.80 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENKLE, SUSAN C Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $14,690.28 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JARED L Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $14,689.88 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVON, JULIE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $14,689.58 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ALENA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $14,689.36 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, KAREN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $14,689.28 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, LUZ DEL ALBA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $14,688.99 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERSTONE, KEITH A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $14,688.77 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNACZYK, RONALD P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $14,688.71 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, TRACEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $14,688.62 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MARIA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $14,688.38 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, MARK E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $14,688.29 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DONALD G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,688.00 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, MICHAEL T Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $14,688.00 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILLA, LUCIA A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $14,687.81 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESANDRO, MAXINE R Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $14,687.54 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JAMES R Employer name City of Norwich Amount $14,687.19 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVENSON, JUDITH A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $14,687.17 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELLO, DAVID J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $14,687.12 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JUDITH Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $14,686.99 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, BRIAN L Employer name Steuben County Amount $14,686.88 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, FREDERICK N Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $14,686.62 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPER, JOHN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $14,686.47 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LELLAN, GRACE A Employer name Town of Malta Amount $14,685.91 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE-BAUMANN, TRACY Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $14,685.50 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERE, DONNA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $14,685.45 Date 03/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NKWANTABISA, KWAME Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $14,685.36 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, CYNTHIA F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $14,685.36 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISE, KAREN A Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $14,685.12 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORR, KAITLIN E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $14,685.00 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDRE M Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $14,685.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, ROBERT T Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $14,684.81 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MITCHELL R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $14,684.54 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LEE P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $14,684.39 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, KATHLEEN R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $14,684.36 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINBY, BARRETT C Employer name Erie County Amount $14,684.35 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRETTHOLD, JENNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $14,684.28 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Union Amount $14,684.01 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, BRITTANY R Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $14,683.55 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ADAM CW Employer name Schenectady County Amount $14,683.29 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, EDWIN S Employer name Mastic Fire District Amount $14,683.26 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, RALPH L Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $14,683.18 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERS, BRITALENA M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $14,682.75 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEKIEL, ASHLEY M Employer name Erie County Amount $14,682.75 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, CHARILY L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $14,682.51 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHER, KATE M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $14,682.42 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADIE, MOLLY K Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $14,682.33 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMANN, SUZANNE Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $14,681.88 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ANNETTE F Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $14,681.71 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, DARSHAN M Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $14,681.09 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MELINDA S Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $14,681.05 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAENECKE, MAUREEN G Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $14,681.04 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIROLA, JEAN Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $14,680.85 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULITO, MAGDALINE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $14,680.78 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, NICHOLAS S Employer name Washington County Amount $14,680.74 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, KELLY A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $14,680.45 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGER, DENISE Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $14,679.84 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILK, MICHAEL Employer name Camden CSD Amount $14,679.53 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMPIER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $14,679.51 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRI, DUSTIN J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $14,679.02 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMBELE, MARTHA J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $14,678.92 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, MARY V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,678.87 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAMAN, BARBARA J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $14,678.07 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, MOLLY Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $14,678.07 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, JUDY G Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $14,677.96 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANFARDINO, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $14,677.75 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC AVERY, ALISON E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $14,677.47 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SHIRLEY S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $14,677.46 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEKANICH, MARY M Employer name Broome County Amount $14,677.18 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, SALLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $14,676.73 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES MULLER, NANCY L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $14,676.70 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIER, PATRICIA E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $14,676.67 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOWSKY, JAY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $14,676.66 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, JASON H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $14,676.24 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENA, CHRISTINE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $14,675.86 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DONNA E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $14,675.46 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGLES, AMY J Employer name Salem CSD Amount $14,675.44 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMIINGWAY, ANDREW J, JR Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $14,675.38 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE-GAUTHIER, LISA A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $14,675.20 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-POYOTTE, ANGELA C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $14,675.07 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System