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 PIESTER, DEBBIE L Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $12,817.58 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DIANE R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $12,817.39 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, DARNELL Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $12,817.19 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ROXANNE H Employer name Village of Speculator Amount $12,817.06 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETSY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,817.00 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTA, GREGORY, JR Employer name Herkimer County Amount $12,816.67 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, MARTHA J Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $12,816.31 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DONNA Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $12,816.14 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DESIREE L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $12,815.65 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDANA, MICHELLE A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $12,815.52 Date 04/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSHALLA, MARK S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $12,815.47 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KATHERINE L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $12,815.40 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, MAUREEN T Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $12,814.81 Date 11/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYARMIN, STEPHANIE L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $12,814.77 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, LORIE J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $12,814.74 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTICONE, JOHN Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $12,814.74 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, DAVID A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $12,814.74 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIKLAVA, JONATHAN J Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $12,814.51 Date 11/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, JOHN A Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $12,814.32 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, KAREN E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $12,814.30 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PAUL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,814.19 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, TERI L Employer name Broome County Amount $12,814.15 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARIE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $12,814.08 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADLEY, KIMBERLY D Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $12,813.90 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Romulus Amount $12,813.77 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZERT, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $12,813.67 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SEAN D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,813.65 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, STEPHANIE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,813.52 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ANTHONY W Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $12,813.50 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMUSA, PETER J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,812.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUSSA, MARYANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $12,812.46 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, PATRICIA K Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $12,812.43 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELVACHANDRAN, MAHENDRARANI Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,812.36 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLE, DARLENE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $12,812.32 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, REBECCA L Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $12,812.31 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, AMY J, MRS Employer name Town of Albion Amount $12,811.50 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, THERESA M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $12,811.40 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHARDT, MICHELE A Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $12,811.35 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT-EDELL, LILA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,811.33 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, LAUREN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,811.32 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGAN, KEVIN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,811.18 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILLING, LORRAINE J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $12,811.17 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, GAYLE L Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $12,811.03 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, JOANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $12,810.97 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $12,810.64 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $12,810.31 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, LORI L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $12,810.01 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, ERIC R, II Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $12,809.98 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DONNA K Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $12,809.81 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWIEC, REBECCA J Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $12,809.62 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LUCILLE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $12,809.60 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANELLA, THOMAS J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $12,809.26 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCONI, LOUIS E Employer name Erie County Amount $12,809.26 Date 02/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $12,809.25 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AMANDA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $12,808.96 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, VIRGINIA FOX Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $12,808.71 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, AYESHA M Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $12,808.67 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, MELINDA S Employer name Rockland County Amount $12,807.90 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, DIVINA T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,807.80 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, BRIAN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,807.80 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASNIK, AMY K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $12,807.80 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VRIES, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $12,807.57 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, APRIL L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $12,807.57 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRSZYLA, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $12,807.55 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP-GAYTON, DIANE M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $12,807.36 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANARO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $12,807.02 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRANSKI, ANGELA S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $12,807.01 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMCIK, MICHAEL J Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $12,806.91 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $12,806.85 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVER, JANET I Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $12,806.82 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWAN, THOMAS P, JR Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $12,806.65 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, W DALE Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $12,806.46 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,806.40 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERI, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $12,806.15 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNINGTON, RENEE MARY J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $12,806.02 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARS, JENNIFER L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $12,805.95 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSYTEK, ALLISON E Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $12,805.61 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JACLYN C Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $12,805.12 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLSTONE, PATRICIA F Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $12,804.90 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITRE, BETSY L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $12,804.72 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, KATLEEN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $12,804.62 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEULING, DONNA Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $12,804.54 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,804.40 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, THOMAS G Employer name Columbia County Amount $12,804.40 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPATA, JAKE E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $12,804.29 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $12,804.19 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, MIKE B Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $12,804.00 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, JACKIE L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $12,803.94 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, SEAN M Employer name Greene County Amount $12,803.84 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, THOMAS C , II Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $12,803.70 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORK, CHRISTIE A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $12,803.64 Date 05/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIRSTEN I Employer name Allegany County Amount $12,803.55 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, GARY R Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $12,803.34 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LEE ANN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $12,803.07 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LAURIE J Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $12,802.31 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, TAMMY L Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $12,802.25 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGUE, CAROLYN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $12,801.93 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, LAURIE A Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $12,801.77 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, SHAWN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $12,801.34 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORSCH, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,801.23 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System