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 FISH, JACOB E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $13,490.77 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZYNA, MARZENA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $13,489.83 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, KATHY A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $13,489.77 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDOUS, SYEDA J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $13,489.45 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, PATRICIA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $13,489.40 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEROR, GEORGE A III Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $13,489.39 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $13,489.31 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, STACIE R Employer name Sayville Library Amount $13,489.29 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, LISA Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $13,489.04 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, STEVE D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $13,488.70 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, ELISABETH E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $13,488.51 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CASSANDRA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $13,488.48 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, JEANNINE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $13,488.43 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, NOREEN A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $13,488.36 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITANO, MARCUS J Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $13,488.32 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PADEN, RONALD K Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $13,487.37 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, STACY L Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $13,487.26 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LAURA K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $13,487.10 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIPE, JOSEPHINE I Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $13,486.81 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, ERICK L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $13,486.80 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDBUSH, WILLIAM A Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $13,486.50 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTI C Employer name Town of Wayland Amount $13,486.47 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONEMANI, ANN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $13,486.31 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERBAUER, NANCY A Employer name Fulton County Amount $13,486.29 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SHERRY L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $13,486.23 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERBAUER, MARY E Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $13,485.88 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, KANGNI Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $13,485.88 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCULLI, JOSEPHINE D Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $13,485.53 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, BRETT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $13,485.46 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BONNIE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $13,485.03 Date 04/19/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZONG, KEVIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $13,485.00 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $13,484.83 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $13,484.48 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGER, DENNIS H Employer name Town of Tully Amount $13,484.12 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEZALIA, BRIANNA P Employer name Essex County Amount $13,483.68 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, DRUSILLA R Employer name Afton CSD Amount $13,483.36 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FEO, CARMELINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $13,482.77 Date 04/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECK, JEANETTE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $13,482.43 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, LANI M Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $13,482.31 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL, MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $13,482.24 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, CYNTHIA C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $13,482.11 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNYP, THOMAS Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $13,482.02 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SONJA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $13,481.80 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERO, RONALD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $13,481.66 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, WILLIAM D Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,481.61 Date 10/23/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERGNE, MATTHEW R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $13,481.38 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, PATRICIA O Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $13,481.36 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNETT, STEVEN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $13,481.36 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB SLEEGER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $13,481.25 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, JO ANN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $13,481.20 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DALE L Employer name Town of Conewango Amount $13,481.00 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGER, JOHNNY Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $13,480.74 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, KENDALL J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $13,480.29 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $13,480.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, EUGENE A Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $13,479.96 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOCAJ, ELIDA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $13,479.64 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DOLORES M Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $13,479.59 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVINSKY, DAVID L Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $13,479.50 Date 07/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELLS, THEORA E Employer name Chemung County Amount $13,478.75 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, GEORGE E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $13,478.40 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTZ, MARIA Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $13,478.39 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTRY, DARLENE M Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $13,478.13 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBERS, NATASHA E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $13,478.08 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRI, MELINDA Employer name Cornell University Amount $13,478.00 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CARYN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $13,477.73 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVITELLI, ERIN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $13,477.67 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDEN, CINDY M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $13,477.27 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAMINACI, BARBARA A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $13,477.25 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGER, RAYMOND D Employer name Chemung County Amount $13,476.98 Date 05/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, LINDSAY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $13,476.85 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSLER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $13,476.80 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, ANA M Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $13,476.77 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANIS, WENDY M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $13,476.53 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, SUSAN P Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $13,476.31 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, MICHELE L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $13,476.23 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOUKENS, CAROL A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $13,476.11 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHNER, CAROL A Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $13,476.02 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, CAROL L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $13,475.57 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, YULANDA K Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $13,475.48 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDELL, JANET C Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $13,474.74 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RANDI Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $13,474.68 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINELLI, JAMES W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,474.48 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTENHUBER, SUSAN A Employer name Seneca County Amount $13,474.21 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLNOR, TRAVIS J Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $13,474.17 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, MELBA J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $13,473.23 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, ROBERT J Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $13,473.20 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANQUINTO, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,473.19 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BRIAN L Employer name Town of Ledyard Amount $13,473.07 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMAY, DEBRA L Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $13,473.00 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODEMA, MARY-BETH Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $13,473.00 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMMETH, JUDY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $13,472.86 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, LESLEY A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,472.65 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENADIER, ANDREA B Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $13,472.59 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTOBELLO, ELIZABETH L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $13,472.53 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARQUHARSON, WILFRED H, IV Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $13,472.45 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADSON, ZINETRA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $13,472.18 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, LAURA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,472.16 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDHAM, DUDLEY T, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,472.16 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAURA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $13,472.09 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $13,472.06 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System