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 OLSEN, LEANN M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $11,945.59 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, AMANDA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $11,945.08 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLON, VALERIE Employer name Galway CSD Amount $11,944.79 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, TA SHAWNA R Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $11,944.70 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, SONYA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,944.37 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHTOWER, MICHELLE Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $11,944.37 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BONNIE D Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $11,944.33 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, JAMES R Employer name Westchester County Amount $11,944.08 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, SUSAN A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $11,944.00 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWISLOSKY, YVONNE A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $11,943.97 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICO, ANNA MARIE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $11,943.96 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHASTANY, JESSICA E Employer name Greene County Amount $11,943.94 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARWAL, MAXI B Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $11,943.71 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, SANDRA J Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $11,943.28 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, ELIZABETH R Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $11,942.92 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, KEVIN P Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $11,942.64 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPENHEIMER, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $11,942.64 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, NANCY Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $11,942.38 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $11,942.38 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, WENDY J Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $11,942.37 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, KITTINA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $11,942.27 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KAYLA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,941.65 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, NANCY Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $11,940.74 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, ERIN N Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $11,940.60 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANAHAN, JILLIAN R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $11,940.34 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRELL, AMBER D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,939.87 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACER, KAREN N Employer name Erie County Amount $11,939.81 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, BRENDA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $11,939.72 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, KEVIN N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $11,938.98 Date 06/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, TAMMIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,938.79 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, SANDRA J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $11,938.76 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICK S, SR Employer name Albany County Amount $11,938.41 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,938.33 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, SOTIRIA T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $11,938.32 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ANGELINA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $11,938.04 Date 10/11/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JAMES J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,937.75 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELISE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $11,937.22 Date 08/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, KAYLA C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $11,937.08 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZAZ, JOELLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $11,937.00 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,936.84 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, DONALD W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $11,936.54 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANE, JULIE L Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $11,936.38 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, GRETCHEN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $11,936.13 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, ZAIDIRELIS Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,935.55 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, FRANCES M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $11,935.42 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, AMY S Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $11,935.38 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRIA, JAMES R Employer name Erie County Amount $11,935.29 Date 07/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARO, AGATA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,935.16 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, DEBORAH L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $11,934.72 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, DAVID V Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $11,934.40 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEATHERS, DEVON D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,934.28 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DAVID P Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $11,934.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOW-A-CHEE, JEFFREY M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $11,933.90 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, TASHA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,933.79 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARINCI, DENISE A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $11,933.64 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, NICOLE L Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $11,932.89 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALINA, JAMES P Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $11,932.87 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JOHENE A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $11,932.85 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, MARGERY J Employer name Camden CSD Amount $11,932.85 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, ANDREA B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $11,932.81 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBURG, ERIC I Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $11,932.81 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, BRIAN G Employer name Chemung County Amount $11,932.80 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGER, LACOLE I Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $11,932.79 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, ANDREW M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,932.71 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRER, JAMES M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $11,932.40 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILKS, ERIC M Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $11,932.39 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Health Amount $11,932.02 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRADLEY W Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $11,931.77 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTETA-JOHNSON, GENECEA C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $11,931.73 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCICERO, JENNIFER L Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $11,931.68 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PAMELA S Employer name Erie County Amount $11,931.66 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, MEGAN K Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $11,931.16 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, GAIL K Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $11,930.86 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Albany County Amount $11,930.77 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICHENOR, GALE E Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $11,930.72 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, SHANNON M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $11,930.46 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, KAREN L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $11,930.46 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDY, LINDA F Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $11,930.27 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREHLINGER, LAURI L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $11,929.74 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFLETT, JOAN L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $11,929.58 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, THERESA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $11,929.49 Date 04/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, KARIN A Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $11,929.37 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCCISANO, ELVIRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,929.29 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, BRIAN K Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $11,929.19 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY-SIMS, MAUREEN E Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $11,928.98 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, TIFFANY L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $11,928.91 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CATHERINE M Employer name Otsego County Amount $11,928.82 Date 10/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JENNIFER L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $11,928.81 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONEO, ANTHONY N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $11,928.68 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,928.56 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULTAGGIO, NICHOLE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $11,928.55 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFER, MARIA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $11,928.49 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENZA, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $11,928.18 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRETT A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $11,927.92 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARTINO, JANINE A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $11,927.77 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLER, GAIL J Employer name Ontario County Amount $11,927.50 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DAVID J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $11,927.48 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEALLY, JEREMIAH F Employer name Rockland County Amount $11,927.26 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADO, JANICE B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,927.13 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, DANLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,927.11 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System