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 LATHAM, CHRISTINE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $11,804.95 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, GREGG H Employer name Town of York Amount $11,804.58 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENNAME, COURTNEY E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,804.55 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $11,803.87 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, GHEZAL S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $11,803.80 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIEL, WARREN W, JR Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $11,803.02 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DAMARIS E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $11,803.00 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, JASON M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $11,802.60 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $11,802.49 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKLEMAN, RORY E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $11,802.19 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIA, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $11,802.17 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, KATHLEEN N Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $11,802.07 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDWALL, ALLISON L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $11,802.00 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPEE, DAVID R Employer name Town of Somers Amount $11,801.50 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERWEG, EMMA R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $11,801.25 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Oneida County Amount $11,801.23 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNKENHEIMER, JAMES E Employer name Town of Ira Amount $11,801.12 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHING, JESSICA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $11,801.11 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, XENDARA D Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $11,801.01 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEK, RYAN C Employer name Warren County Amount $11,800.82 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, ANNA R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,800.72 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, JOEL R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,800.67 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, EVELYN C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,800.64 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, LORRIE ANN, MRS Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $11,800.32 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATHERINE, JENNIFER M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $11,800.31 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, BENJAMIN P Employer name Village of Millerton Amount $11,800.23 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JEREMY J Employer name Town of Essex Amount $11,800.20 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARHAVER, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Little Falls Amount $11,799.96 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWOTNIAK, STEPHEN J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $11,799.89 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTH, BRYAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $11,799.26 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, WILLIAM J Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $11,799.19 Date 10/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, SUSAN R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $11,798.78 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTZKY, KARAINA A Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $11,798.00 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, MARIA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,797.91 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANOWSKI, THOMAS A, II Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $11,797.66 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHIN, JOHN G Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $11,797.04 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, TAKEO I Employer name Schenectady County Amount $11,797.03 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRA, GAETANA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $11,797.00 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNES, ANGELA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $11,796.74 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMALFITANO, THERESA A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $11,796.27 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, MARIA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $11,796.25 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHANEL B Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,795.69 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $11,795.39 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GENEVA Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,795.27 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, EDWARD R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,795.22 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAMARA S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $11,795.06 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTER, JOANNE M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $11,794.77 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKI, JAMES L Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,794.63 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SANDRA L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $11,794.59 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, JESSE T Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $11,794.56 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, MARY E Employer name Town of Rathbone Amount $11,794.08 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, RAYMOND F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $11,793.97 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, EDEN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,793.60 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTIMO, CAROL J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $11,793.58 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL I Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $11,793.49 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDYNSKI, RAYMOND J Employer name Fulton County Amount $11,793.19 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDER, CINDY M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $11,792.60 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, ZACHARY S Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $11,792.50 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CAROLINA Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $11,792.43 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORINO, JEANINE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $11,792.29 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCE, LISA Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $11,792.07 Date 07/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBIE, JOANN I Employer name City of Hudson Amount $11,791.94 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTIS, JAIME D Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $11,791.90 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KARA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $11,791.62 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSON, BARBARA J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $11,791.10 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACUNTO, DANTE Employer name Town of Greene Amount $11,791.04 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVALDO, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Gates Amount $11,790.99 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLANTI, LOUIS P Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $11,790.87 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZELEK, MARY LOU Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $11,790.62 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBER, COLIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,790.50 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILDES, CYNTHIA M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $11,790.50 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISON, NICOLE M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $11,790.39 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINI, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $11,790.35 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, TRACY H Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $11,790.35 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, CHARLENE F Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $11,790.33 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEURSTEIN, RAYMOND A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $11,790.23 Date 11/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, DAVID Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $11,790.20 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $11,790.15 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, DAWN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $11,789.90 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, LILIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $11,789.75 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTARINO, LISA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $11,789.75 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORER, CELIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $11,789.70 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JO ANNE M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $11,789.11 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYER, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of State Amount $11,788.89 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASO, LYNNE C Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $11,788.69 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ROBIN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $11,788.60 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, THOMAS F Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $11,788.39 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, GAIL B Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $11,788.32 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAG, CATHERINE A Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $11,787.29 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, NANCY L Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $11,786.53 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CHERYL A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $11,785.82 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTH, IRENE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,785.75 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIT, KERRY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,785.75 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, WENDY L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $11,785.63 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,785.55 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGENFUS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,785.26 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYLE, MARY E Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $11,785.23 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISSORA, ALISON P Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $11,784.85 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LISA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $11,784.80 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTES, JANNETTE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $11,784.55 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System