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 URBONOWICZ, ALEXANDRA A Employer name Warren County Amount $12,000.51 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DANNY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $12,000.31 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADLO, JOHN Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $12,000.31 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMES J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $12,000.31 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARY A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $12,000.29 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETHERS-SHAW, CHRISTEN L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $12,000.24 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DIANE R Employer name Akron CSD Amount $12,000.23 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCANO, CYNTHIA R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $12,000.11 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZOIGWE, CHIEBU A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $12,000.05 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOWNEY, KEVIN J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,000.04 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KENNETH A Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $12,000.04 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $12,000.04 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARITY, VICTORIA P Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $12,000.04 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBITT HENRY, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $12,000.03 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHEANY, JODIE A Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $12,000.00 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, JAMES W Employer name Clinton County Amount $12,000.00 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPPERNELL, JILL A Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIQUE, JEAN RONALD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $12,000.00 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHEL, DEIRDRE R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,000.00 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, KEVIN T Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,000.00 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MATTHEW T Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, GREGORY D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,000.00 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCITO, REBECCA J L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,000.00 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVIN, THOMAS W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Campbell Amount $12,000.00 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATREMORE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of Champlain Amount $12,000.00 Date 07/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTIDGE, ALAN R Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, BRENDA B Employer name Town of Conesus Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JOHN R Employer name Town of Homer Amount $12,000.00 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANEY, JOHN J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, JEFFERY T Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, HOLLEY L Employer name Town of West Sparta Amount $12,000.00 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACKMAN, ROBERT T Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $12,000.00 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $12,000.00 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $12,000.00 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, CHERYL L Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $12,000.00 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CARL S Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $12,000.00 Date 10/20/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARTHUR B Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $12,000.00 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, ROBERT Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $12,000.00 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTERO FERNANDEZ, IVAN Employer name White Plains Urban Renew Agcy Amount $12,000.00 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, KARL R, JR Employer name Town of Camden Amount $11,999.97 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, AMANDA E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $11,999.40 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, THOMAS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $11,999.23 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERIN, ROBERT Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $11,999.23 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZARELLA, SHIOW-SHYA Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,999.18 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Minden Amount $11,999.00 Date 05/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFENBERG, SUSAN H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,998.76 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKER, DANIEL A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,998.75 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, BERNADETTE J Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $11,998.59 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $11,997.85 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, AMANDA E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $11,997.77 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBBS, MAXCINE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,997.67 Date 06/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MEGHAN F Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $11,997.37 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCKER, KHOBI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $11,997.17 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVIEZZO, MICHAEL X Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $11,997.06 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRERO, SCOTT V Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $11,996.76 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, GRAIG G Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $11,996.50 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DANIELLE L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,996.22 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, LINDA M Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $11,995.97 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSI, TRACY M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $11,995.95 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, ROBIN E Employer name Oswego County Amount $11,995.28 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTON, DEBRA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $11,994.84 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, ELIDIA K Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $11,994.80 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOPP, JOAN T Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $11,994.64 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAESSER, ANNA M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $11,994.46 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, ANN R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $11,994.01 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, RAFAEL Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $11,994.00 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, DIANE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,993.58 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSIMANO, JASMINE A Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $11,992.94 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVONA, ANDREW J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $11,992.54 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, LAWRENCE E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $11,992.39 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, THERESA A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $11,992.36 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DANIEL A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,992.34 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELSON, TAMARA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $11,991.96 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, MICHELE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $11,991.08 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, BARBARA L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,991.00 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNOOSE, ABHILASH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,990.72 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAINCI, EILEEN M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $11,990.59 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBAWEE, REHAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,990.51 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, AARON M Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $11,990.07 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, LARRY J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $11,990.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $11,989.96 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANESHIKI, STEVE E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $11,989.96 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAULER, STEPHANIE A Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $11,989.65 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RENEE M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $11,989.61 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELAINE M Employer name Broome County Amount $11,989.52 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIGLIA, DEBRA A Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $11,989.46 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMP, LORRAINE Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $11,989.42 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KAREN A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $11,989.09 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT-LYONS, JULIE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $11,988.79 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHERYL E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,988.79 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, TINA E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,988.79 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, ERIN M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $11,988.24 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, KRISTA R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,988.09 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KATHERINE L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $11,987.51 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, IRAIDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $11,987.48 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, MARY J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,987.33 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, TERRANCE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $11,987.14 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, BETTY A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $11,987.04 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System