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 DI RESTA, CHARLENE R Employer name Warren County Amount $14,537.60 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, ROBERT E Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $14,537.21 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, HELEN G Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $14,536.89 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBAIZA, PAULA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $14,536.87 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAUNDRA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $14,536.36 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALAMANDRE, BERNARDO Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $14,536.06 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, LINDA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $14,535.52 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIGO, LEE R Employer name Malone CSD Amount $14,535.40 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, CONNIE Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $14,535.27 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLBAUGH, NODJA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $14,535.19 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, LISA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $14,535.00 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, KATHERINE E Employer name Department of Law Amount $14,534.60 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, PAUL T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $14,534.60 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANDRE, JEAN Employer name Oneida County Amount $14,534.34 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLETON, LAURENIA M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $14,534.10 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINN, JUDITH A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $14,534.06 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRISE, MARIA M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $14,534.04 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, MILAGROS G Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $14,533.23 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, PHYLLIS E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $14,533.15 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, MICHELE M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $14,532.58 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, LISA K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $14,532.50 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCHKE, SUZANNE M Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $14,532.34 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOM-SAND, LORRAINE C Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $14,532.27 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRANK, KAREN M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $14,532.25 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKOLAJEVIC, MILA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $14,532.12 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $14,532.00 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSHKOWSKI, LAUREN A Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $14,531.57 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, WALTER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $14,531.39 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, NICOLE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $14,531.15 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, KELLY KATHERINE MC Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $14,531.10 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZGIS, CATHERINE Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $14,530.77 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBAUM, WILLIAM A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $14,530.72 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGIUS, HELEN R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $14,530.64 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPOLI, DONNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $14,530.61 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, KRISTY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $14,530.42 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERILA, AMANDA L Employer name Broome County Amount $14,530.34 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, IVAN W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $14,530.15 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, MATTHEW J Employer name Delaware County Amount $14,529.79 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERVILLE, RHONDA M Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $14,529.13 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $14,528.92 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, KATHERINE G Employer name Erie County Amount $14,528.70 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, BRIANNA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $14,528.46 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREVELING, MARY L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $14,528.33 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHELLE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $14,527.84 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ROUSELYN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $14,527.64 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKARM, PHILIP J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $14,526.69 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAUREN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $14,526.00 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMISH, ERIC A Employer name Rockland County Amount $14,525.61 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, VANESSA Employer name Town of Vernon Amount $14,525.31 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULITSKY, ROMAN G Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $14,525.20 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, HILDEGARD Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $14,525.07 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, PAUL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $14,525.01 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSTAS, NANCY J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $14,524.61 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $14,524.54 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, METESSA S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $14,524.34 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, DEBORAH L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $14,523.73 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LEANN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $14,523.54 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRERO-GARCIA, LUIS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $14,523.23 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMNICK, RICHARD R Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $14,522.93 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHITTI, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $14,522.90 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIER, RONALD Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $14,522.78 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LUKE E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, HEATH L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROCCIA, DAVID J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEDON, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIBEL, JOHN R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENEKA, DANIEL M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDOM, KIMBERLY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRIGAN, TARA K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUDE, MICHAEL E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SETH H Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JOSHUA R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANZEN, BRADLEY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, ZACHARY D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCA, JACK J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, NATHANIEL T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, NORMAN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABENHORST, MICHAEL C Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SCOTT D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTO, VICTOR S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ZED K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, JASON J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, RITA J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $14,522.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, PENNI M Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $14,522.55 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, NEREIDA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $14,522.12 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, CANDACE K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $14,522.01 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, JACOB R Employer name Town of Fine Amount $14,521.99 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLES, MELANIE D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $14,521.95 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, KIM M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $14,521.76 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER-DESSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $14,521.63 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, BRIAN M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $14,521.60 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, FRANCINE L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $14,521.29 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, JAMES M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,521.06 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ELLEN J Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $14,520.90 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, CHRISTINE S Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $14,520.78 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLIE-GILBERT, TAMMY Employer name Town of Jackson Amount $14,520.76 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLING, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $14,520.58 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, SUSAN V Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $14,520.30 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAK, SHANON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $14,520.29 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SARIAN A Employer name Hempstead Community Dev Agcy Amount $14,520.00 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System