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 VENSEL, SUSAN F Employer name Malone CSD Amount $14,501.48 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, YUDELKA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $14,501.46 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, ERVIN L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $14,500.88 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, POLLY L Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $14,500.83 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $14,500.20 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, THOMAS P Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $14,500.00 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, NEIL D Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $14,500.00 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELL-THOMPSON, RUTH Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $14,500.00 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, VELMANETTE Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $14,500.00 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, JOSE R Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $14,500.00 Date 06/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVISKY, TOBY A Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $14,500.00 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, BRADLEY N Employer name Town of North Harmony Amount $14,500.00 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, LORI B Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $14,500.00 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, SALVATORE P Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $14,500.00 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, JOHN A Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $14,500.00 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DANIEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,499.86 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, AMBER L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $14,499.78 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, DONNA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $14,499.77 Date 02/24/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDNER, CRAIG A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $14,499.73 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLER, MARY H Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $14,499.56 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLO, COLLEEN A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $14,499.04 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MARY ANNE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $14,498.83 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAP, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $14,498.36 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, DIANE H Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $14,497.76 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTORGA, LILIAN R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $14,497.75 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, AMBER R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $14,497.58 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, STEVEN A Employer name Oyster Bay Water District Amount $14,497.50 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, MYRON J Employer name Town of Vernon Amount $14,497.47 Date 01/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,497.29 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, GABRIELLE A Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $14,497.16 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLUCCIO, MARY Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $14,497.00 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KATHERINE E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $14,496.64 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAETH, ANDREW Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $14,496.59 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, EUGENIO Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $14,496.59 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIM F Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $14,496.42 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELANI Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $14,496.36 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIZOS, STEPHEN F Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $14,496.00 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, MATTHEW A Employer name Franklin County Amount $14,496.00 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIN, AHMADZIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $14,495.80 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMETSIS, SUSAN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $14,495.69 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRTIKOVA, DANIELA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $14,495.69 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TERRI A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $14,495.65 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITE, NANETTE E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $14,495.61 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDUC, KIM M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,495.58 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, FRANCIS J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $14,495.52 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, LAWRENCE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $14,495.52 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $14,494.50 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREUTZBERGER, RICHARD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $14,494.49 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JAMIE E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $14,494.46 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, BONNIE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $14,494.42 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RINA F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $14,493.93 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLAN, MAURA T Employer name Village of Saddle Rock Amount $14,493.53 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROBIN E Employer name Broome County Amount $14,493.26 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VALLEY, CHERYL A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $14,493.16 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PATRICIA A Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $14,493.04 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PATRICK O Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $14,492.60 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARK R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $14,492.59 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWART, STEPHEN E Employer name Fulton County Amount $14,492.52 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, RASHIDA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $14,492.41 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, WILLIAM B Employer name Village of Camillus Amount $14,492.31 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, PETER J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $14,492.22 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARATO, MICHELE E Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $14,492.10 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, MATTHEW C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $14,492.03 Date 09/18/1961 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IONTA, SUSAN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $14,492.00 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, ANNABELLE L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $14,490.60 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CRISTINA A Employer name Broome County Amount $14,490.13 Date 01/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, COLETTE E Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $14,490.02 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, LA TASHA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $14,490.00 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHM, ERIC J Employer name Niagara County Amount $14,489.37 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, THELMA V Employer name Town of Somers Amount $14,489.01 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LORI J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $14,488.80 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, CLIFFORD R Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $14,488.74 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDOUX, DEBORAH A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $14,488.70 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JANET L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $14,488.68 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALEIGH, CASEY L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $14,488.62 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONG, ALISHA K Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $14,488.47 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, DEBBIE ANNE Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $14,488.20 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JESSICA M Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $14,488.02 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALTISCO, RAYMOND L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $14,487.97 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERNACKI, DIANE Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $14,487.89 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLI, ANDREA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $14,487.85 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JOHN J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $14,487.57 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONE-BURKE, MARGARET Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $14,487.28 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MATTHEW K Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $14,487.24 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHLIN, LISA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $14,487.23 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE DEO, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $14,486.42 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBATTISTA, SEAN M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $14,486.24 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBEY, TELIA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $14,486.06 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVANTEZ, REBA C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $14,486.04 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLONINKA, MAURYA D Employer name Broome County Amount $14,486.03 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $14,485.63 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMON, NEIL C Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $14,485.47 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, CHARLENE F Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $14,485.36 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, REGINA G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $14,485.25 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JOSEPH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $14,485.20 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, KIMBERLY A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $14,485.08 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LAIRON A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $14,484.94 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, NEIL L Employer name Otsego County Amount $14,484.87 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $14,484.84 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTOFF, NANCY Employer name East Quogue Fire District Amount $14,483.67 Date 10/17/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System