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 BARRES, JEFFREY M Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $14,520.00 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $14,520.00 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, JENNIFER K Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $14,519.96 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, AARON M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $14,519.92 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALWITZ, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $14,519.37 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDIONE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $14,519.21 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, KRISTINA M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $14,519.06 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JO ANN M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $14,518.95 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, SHAVAUN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $14,518.63 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, EDWARD W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,518.56 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGHN, GRETCHEN A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $14,518.30 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HAGE, JAN M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $14,518.29 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNATOWSKI, KIMBERLY M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $14,518.20 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETTA, JOAN C Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $14,517.84 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, ANTOINETTE L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $14,517.13 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASANO, MELISSA Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $14,517.08 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, NANCY M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $14,516.93 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, VALERIE R Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $14,516.78 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORI, RAFAEL, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $14,516.49 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMINO, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $14,516.30 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELSON, DAVID D Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $14,515.83 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LAURALEE Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $14,515.78 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNICO, BOBBI M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $14,515.45 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILLY, SANDRA E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $14,515.19 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABOT, DEBORAH Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $14,515.13 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, MICHELLE Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $14,514.96 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTHOUT, MARY K Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $14,514.68 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVE, CHRISTINA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $14,514.60 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRACE, VALERIE A Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $14,514.32 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATE, MICHAEL L Employer name Lewis County Amount $14,514.28 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, EMIL J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $14,513.72 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, ROBERT H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $14,513.55 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MANDY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $14,513.38 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, KIMBERLY S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $14,513.14 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIMAN, CAROLINA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $14,512.95 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MEHAN, STEPHEN R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $14,512.76 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEDICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $14,512.46 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CATHERINE M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $14,512.32 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, KEENAN L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $14,512.15 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, MARY F Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $14,512.13 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ANGELO Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $14,511.54 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEETZ, DEBORA L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $14,511.31 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGH, KEMSHIA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $14,510.69 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMMERMUTH, KIMBERLY J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $14,510.65 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CHRISTINE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $14,510.45 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANDRE T Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $14,509.80 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREA, STACEY A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $14,509.64 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, JAMES J Employer name Village of Huntington Bay Amount $14,509.50 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, AKEEM T Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $14,509.42 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIAFRENO, CATERINA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $14,509.37 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, SUSAN C Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $14,509.26 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANZERO, KAREN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $14,509.25 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, SAMUEL W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $14,509.10 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JOEL A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $14,508.53 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, BRANDON A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $14,508.48 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, FRANCIS X Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $14,508.38 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JOHN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,508.34 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFNER, TIMOTHY T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $14,508.25 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARA, JO ANN Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $14,508.14 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJDASZ, HOPE L Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $14,507.91 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, JASMINE R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $14,507.59 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, THOMAS J Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $14,507.59 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MARK A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $14,507.27 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, TINA J Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $14,507.13 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ANNA M Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $14,507.10 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHAKENA Employer name Albany County Amount $14,506.79 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRETT Employer name Town of Dover Amount $14,506.74 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMURA, ELIANE W Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $14,506.64 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOAKES, LORENA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $14,506.48 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMISH, KAREN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $14,506.45 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCOLO, JAMES A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $14,506.38 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, JOSEPH Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $14,506.17 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERTY, EMILY N Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $14,506.05 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, STEVEN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $14,505.64 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, DEBRA J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $14,505.19 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, CODY M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $14,505.10 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SARAH E Employer name Albion CSD Amount $14,505.05 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERITZ, EDITH M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $14,504.68 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARFANNO, MARK G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $14,504.59 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DAVID D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $14,504.36 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JERRY C Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $14,504.36 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, JOE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,504.09 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, LAURA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $14,503.86 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVIVA, PETER R Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $14,503.84 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAFEHN, BRIAN C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $14,503.83 Date 05/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, RICHARD L Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $14,503.82 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZECHOWSKI, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $14,503.71 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TINA M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $14,503.70 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROY, JAMIE L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $14,503.65 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $14,503.54 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARITY, KATHERINE K Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $14,503.41 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, HEATHER C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $14,503.22 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAN, DENISE M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $14,502.87 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHALL, ANNETTE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $14,502.77 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LANNETTE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $14,502.76 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYSACK, BRENDA M Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $14,502.73 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KAITLYN R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $14,502.61 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTALVO, BECSI M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $14,502.30 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ELISABETH A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $14,502.15 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHERN, LYNN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $14,501.90 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System