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 WHATLEY, JOY Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $12,146.80 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, PEGGY S Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $12,146.15 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, BRIAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $12,145.76 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JOSEPH K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $12,145.39 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERT, SARA A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $12,145.33 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, ELIZABETH H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $12,145.32 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $12,145.27 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEIER, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $12,145.20 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, CAMEY L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $12,143.97 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENCER, KATHY L Employer name Town of Brownville Amount $12,143.80 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SUE A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $12,143.71 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDY, ASHLEY N Employer name Salamanca Public Library Amount $12,143.21 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ASHLEE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $12,143.14 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWADZKI, LISA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $12,142.68 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, ANDREW S Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $12,142.51 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALADA, BRANDY S Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $12,142.45 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $12,142.26 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $12,141.24 Date 12/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTO, EDWARD P Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $12,141.24 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELLE, STACIE J Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $12,140.25 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, STEPHANIE Employer name Newark CSD Amount $12,140.16 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, ABNER J Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $12,140.00 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTS, SARAH G Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $12,139.31 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JORDAN C Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $12,139.27 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, LINDA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $12,139.04 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIAVEZ, CINDY V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $12,138.85 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELLO, JOSEPH C Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $12,138.74 Date 10/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIEH, CHRISTINE Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $12,138.66 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGLEY, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $12,138.59 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELBURY, LORIE A Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $12,138.51 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORAK, OKSANA Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,138.50 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, STAZIA C Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $12,138.15 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCH, BARBARA J Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $12,138.00 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, CRAIG T Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $12,136.74 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORNELLI, ROGER L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $12,136.63 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, LYNNE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $12,136.58 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLA, MICHAEL N Employer name Hauppauge Fire District Amount $12,136.52 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHEN, NATALIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $12,136.33 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $12,136.32 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAY, MATTHEW S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $12,136.15 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, AMY L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $12,135.68 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICO, CRYSTAL L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $12,135.40 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIECHTI, LAURA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $12,134.99 Date 04/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KATHY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $12,134.78 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY K Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $12,134.72 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAPEVINE, SUSAN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $12,134.68 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BARBARA Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $12,134.53 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGONOWSKI, SEAN C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $12,134.34 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZILIANO, LAURA A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $12,134.26 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICK, TAMNESIA L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $12,134.13 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLISON, JUDITH M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,134.12 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, THOMAS F Employer name Greene County Amount $12,133.69 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, DIANA Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $12,133.61 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GARY T Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $12,133.37 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $12,133.07 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DEBRA S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $12,132.73 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, BARBARA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $12,132.64 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DONNA E Employer name Morris CSD Amount $12,132.42 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, TARA MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $12,132.26 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODEK, LYNN A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $12,132.04 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZL, MARY E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $12,132.02 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, JONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,132.00 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERWALD, SUZANNE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $12,131.83 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LYNETTE M Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $12,131.33 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKS, ZACHARY T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $12,131.29 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, MICHAEL C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $12,131.29 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, RYAN N Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $12,131.29 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNIN, DALE R Employer name Town of Bovina Amount $12,131.28 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANTZ, LISA L Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $12,131.22 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MANDY M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,130.78 Date 06/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DEBORAH Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $12,130.72 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, RAFAEL A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $12,130.57 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZAC, CORINNE E Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $12,130.46 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $12,130.43 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIT, LORAYNE Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $12,130.35 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATLUKAL, AMY C Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $12,129.88 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSLEDER, MAURA Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $12,129.84 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY K Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $12,129.74 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDENDISTEL, LISA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $12,129.68 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, STEVE M Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $12,129.63 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROESCHL, DEBORAH M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $12,129.59 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, TERRI L Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $12,129.57 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITHEL, SUSAN E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $12,129.41 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $12,129.26 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKUSKI, LYNN D Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $12,128.96 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, MICHAEL J Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $12,128.92 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, JENNIFER M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $12,128.44 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ PAULINO, EVA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $12,128.31 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, BECKY L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $12,127.69 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSANA, MELISSA B Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $12,127.65 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, ELLEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,127.50 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DARCY M Employer name Tioga County Amount $12,126.19 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, MOLLY K Employer name Niagara County Amount $12,126.17 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMONACO, MARVIN A, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,125.83 Date 12/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUGLIA-SMITH, JOANN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,125.82 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,125.82 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RACHAEL L Employer name Cortland County Amount $12,125.63 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKICKE, CAROL E Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $12,125.22 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSCHAN, KENNETH E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $12,125.03 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCIGUERRA, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,124.50 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System