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 WISE, CATHY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $11,825.08 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SHAWN P Employer name Oswego County Amount $11,824.74 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARASEK, JAMES L Employer name Oswego County Amount $11,824.74 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTLER, MARGARET Employer name Oswego County Amount $11,824.74 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $11,824.73 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARY B Employer name Erie County Amount $11,824.38 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, BRIN H Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $11,824.34 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, JODY L Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $11,824.27 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $11,823.89 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, BRANDON J Employer name Erie County Amount $11,823.65 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BUSK, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $11,823.62 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY J, JR Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $11,823.40 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, SHERRY L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $11,822.82 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, MANUEL P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $11,822.79 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ELAINE M Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $11,822.77 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIVO, LORI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,822.62 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZAWA, M PAULA Employer name Erie County Amount $11,822.43 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDRICK, SHIRLEY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $11,822.11 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKEEL, SHAUN O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,822.01 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILLON, CLAUDIA I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $11,821.97 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CYNTHIA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $11,821.94 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, CARMEN M Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $11,821.93 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENDZIAN, CATHLEEN E Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $11,821.45 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, KEVIN H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $11,821.41 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, DANIEL J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $11,821.10 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPPA, JOSEPH F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $11,820.96 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, LAWRENCE E Employer name Town of Webb Amount $11,820.87 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALICE, FRANK L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $11,820.75 Date 01/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VEA, HEATHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,820.51 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLUM, LEETTE R Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $11,820.50 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERLINE, NANCY L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $11,820.45 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, NICOLE I Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $11,819.90 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRANGER, EDWARD J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,819.77 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANSANTE, ANTHONY J Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $11,819.14 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, LAURA E Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $11,819.08 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, NINA E Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $11,819.08 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSCHIGNANO, ANDREA C Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $11,818.98 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, HILDA F Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $11,818.90 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, MARY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $11,818.85 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, THERESA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,818.77 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTIK, GINA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $11,818.49 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAGATO, MAGDALY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $11,818.41 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, ISABEL H Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,817.82 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY BAPTISTE, TIFFANY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $11,817.41 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, JONATHAN M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $11,817.32 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CANDICE A Employer name Poland CSD Amount $11,817.10 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, THERESA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $11,816.91 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DARCIE L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $11,816.81 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESELAK, BONNIE Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $11,816.78 Date 05/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VOORHIS, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $11,816.64 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, TINA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $11,816.34 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMATA, COLIN C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $11,816.18 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, LUZ ANGELA Employer name Ulster County Amount $11,815.72 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CHARLINE O Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $11,815.44 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, KYLE J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $11,815.32 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO-BRENNAN, DENISE M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,815.29 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZICA, SHARON A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $11,815.12 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, DIANE H Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $11,814.92 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLOA, DORA A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $11,814.00 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, ROBERT P Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,814.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADDEN, DANIELLE L Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $11,813.72 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, AMANDA S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $11,813.19 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, CARLA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $11,812.47 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTHORP, JAMIE L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $11,812.02 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, CAROLINE E Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $11,811.99 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDO, BARBARA A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $11,811.88 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, ROBERT A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $11,811.86 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDITA, JANNINE M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $11,811.75 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLON BUSTILLO, WILLY R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $11,811.71 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KELLY S Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $11,811.20 Date 08/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICCIARDELLO, LYNNE M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $11,811.13 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, RAYMOND Employer name Albany County Amount $11,810.90 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $11,810.58 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRENDON J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $11,810.17 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JAMES D, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,810.10 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKOWSKI, LESLIE G Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $11,809.87 Date 04/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CHERYL L Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $11,809.84 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIEL H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $11,809.54 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, AMI P Employer name Franklin County Amount $11,809.40 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $11,809.18 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARE, AMY J Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $11,809.08 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, TAWSHAY M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,808.96 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEMORE, COLE C Employer name Allegany County Amount $11,808.52 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIG, CARLIE C Employer name Village of Oriskany Amount $11,808.50 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISH, ALLAN L Employer name Village of Franklinville Amount $11,808.46 Date 11/17/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSAN, RANDY N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,808.43 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, ANGEL K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,808.42 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COY, RUTH Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $11,808.23 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, MEGAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,808.09 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMONTANA, MARIE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $11,807.90 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMELL, CLARISSA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,807.19 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARRO, KEVIN C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $11,806.91 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KADIAN T Employer name Victor CSD Amount $11,806.62 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $11,806.50 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, DANA C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $11,806.27 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, LUZ C Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $11,806.16 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, MONIQUE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,805.85 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, VIRGINIA M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,805.84 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERI, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $11,805.70 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KELLY M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $11,805.69 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System