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 KELLY, SUZANNE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,636.00 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCKEL, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,636.00 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JUDY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,635.87 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEE, MARY J Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $12,635.76 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTINERAS, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,635.64 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, DENISE J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $12,635.62 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLOFF, CHELSEA Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,635.60 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTS, WILLIAM N F Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $12,635.42 Date 12/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEETE, KATHY J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $12,635.37 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIATES, SHEILA M Employer name Broome County Amount $12,635.36 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, NATHAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $12,635.36 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDLEY, SEAN T Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $12,635.00 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUITY, JANINA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $12,634.98 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, JORDAN T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $12,634.72 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINE, TIFFANY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $12,634.49 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, PATRICIA F Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $12,634.22 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, DONNA L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $12,634.19 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, ROBERT R Employer name Massena CSD Amount $12,634.02 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEN, AARON N Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $12,633.28 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHAN, CATHY J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $12,633.03 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYE, BRITTANY J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $12,632.93 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHL, LAUREN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $12,632.88 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJDA, TYLER H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,632.26 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, ADRIL L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $12,632.21 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSWALD, BRETT A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,632.08 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, STEVEN K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $12,632.07 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, EVE M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $12,631.76 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCH, KAREN M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $12,631.42 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULMONE, MOLLIE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,631.23 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, MICHELE T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $12,630.90 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, HEATHER R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $12,630.77 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBROTHER, DEBRA A Employer name Bath CSD Amount $12,630.72 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTARDO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $12,630.24 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPELL, CAROLYN Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $12,630.07 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA MONICA, ANN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,630.00 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRE, STEVEN T Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $12,629.87 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINA, VIRGINIA S Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $12,629.87 Date 05/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIDT, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $12,629.86 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORANTE, GIUSEPPA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $12,629.71 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, KIM R Employer name Northville CSD Amount $12,629.55 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTEN, SOHIR A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,629.47 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOLOS, SHERI L Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $12,629.14 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, ASHLEY E Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,629.12 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DEIDRE L Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $12,628.96 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSIN, STEPHEN P Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $12,628.58 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCUS-JIGGETTS, CAROLYN Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $12,628.56 Date 03/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JOAN E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $12,628.50 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN-CLAPS, JENEANE M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $12,628.35 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZERI, JOHN T Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $12,628.28 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LEGER, MARTINE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $12,628.00 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDNER, ANNE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $12,627.96 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCIALE, BARBARA A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $12,627.69 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIVEY, TERRY A Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $12,627.28 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMUS-ROTH, THERESA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $12,627.24 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ASHLEY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $12,626.86 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MARGARET A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $12,626.73 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, SUSAN M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $12,626.34 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOUCH, SHUKRIA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $12,626.16 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, DORIS G Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $12,626.04 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, JESSICA C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $12,625.92 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GINA N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $12,625.83 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISKANT, DAVID W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $12,625.27 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JESSICA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,625.14 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, KEVIN L Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $12,625.00 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ANGELA E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $12,624.96 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LOREEN T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $12,624.87 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, EUGENE J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $12,624.57 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LORRAINE E M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,624.54 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ALBERT G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,624.27 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHL, GAYLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,624.23 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, PAUL J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $12,624.22 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERRY L Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $12,624.00 Date 01/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREMNY, PATRICIA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $12,623.99 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, VICTORIA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,623.90 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAVAC, CHRISTINA Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $12,623.48 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DIANA M Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $12,623.27 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CAROL A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $12,623.07 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY C Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $12,622.53 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, JONA H Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $12,622.38 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, JASON A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $12,621.64 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARTIN R Employer name Oswego County Amount $12,621.57 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KYLE R Employer name City of Elmira Amount $12,621.51 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCA, ERIC J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,621.00 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLANE, CHERYL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $12,620.63 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, MADALYN H Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $12,620.43 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIERO, DENNIS J Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $12,620.38 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEWNICZAK, DARYL Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $12,619.67 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ANABELL T Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $12,619.56 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $12,619.30 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODARO, JACQUELYN C Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $12,618.82 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ALYSSA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $12,618.72 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, RYANNE P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $12,618.40 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTOFF, KARENANN Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $12,618.04 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNIERI, CATHERINE J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $12,617.93 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, MICHELLE R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,617.90 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, CAROLYN A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $12,617.61 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR LANDI, TRICIA Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $12,617.49 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSEN, LAUREL S Employer name Town of Root Amount $12,617.04 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, JENNIFER L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $12,616.92 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, VICKY S Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $12,616.49 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System