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 HEPLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $15,003.86 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, TEREN S Employer name Oneida County Amount $15,003.56 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODMAYERSKY, AMANDA S Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $15,003.51 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZAK, THERESA L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $15,003.43 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, MECHIELLE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $15,002.82 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIDT, JAKOB Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $15,002.63 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JEAN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,002.51 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEY-DOWLING, JANE R Employer name Washington County Amount $15,002.39 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, CINDY M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $15,002.38 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINOW, MARLENE J Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $15,002.25 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, TENIKKA P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,002.23 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, MARICELIS Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $15,002.09 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, JULIA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $15,001.92 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, RACHEL Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $15,001.80 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, LINA Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $15,001.45 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTBERG, MARIE Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $15,001.15 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGGETT, SERELLA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $15,001.10 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,000.88 Date 09/01/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEWELL, NATASHA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $15,000.80 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRANGER, EDWARD J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,000.58 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, JAMES F Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $15,000.18 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, OLGA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $15,000.18 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, PALMIRA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $15,000.18 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, DANIEL L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $15,000.18 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSEFINA C Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $15,000.18 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTELLO, CELIA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $15,000.11 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUFF, CONNIE M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $15,000.07 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, SIMCHA Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $15,000.00 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANZENHOFER, MICHAEL H Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $15,000.00 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDY, ROSALYN Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,000.00 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSON, CINDY S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $15,000.00 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCOSKY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Savannah Amount $15,000.00 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, SUZANNE E Employer name Town of Portville Amount $15,000.00 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $15,000.00 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, AMANDA L Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $15,000.00 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $15,000.00 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CYNTHIA E Employer name Town of Ashland Amount $15,000.00 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Martinsburg Amount $15,000.00 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, FREDERICK H Employer name Town of Salamanca Amount $15,000.00 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHAS, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Champion Amount $15,000.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASBY, SHAWN T Employer name Town of Dansville Amount $15,000.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, LORI B Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $15,000.00 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, SALVATORE P Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $15,000.00 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKE BRINKMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $15,000.00 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, JOHN A Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $15,000.00 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, PATRICIA K Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $15,000.00 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDINO, RALPH A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $15,000.00 Date 06/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $15,000.00 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, KENT R Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $15,000.00 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, KEITH J Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $15,000.00 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOEBEL, ROBERT S, JR Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $15,000.00 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOAN I Employer name Village of Woodridge Amount $15,000.00 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JEFFREY Employer name Village of Woodridge Amount $15,000.00 Date 04/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, DANIELLE M Employer name Village of Alexander Amount $15,000.00 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROPRESO, DOMINICK Employer name Village of Hunter Amount $15,000.00 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, IRA M Employer name Village of Montebello Amount $15,000.00 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, CHANG Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $15,000.00 Date 12/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PONTE, LORI J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Ida Amount $15,000.00 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, SARAH E Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $15,000.00 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, RICHARD G Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $15,000.00 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLUBSKI, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Afton Amount $14,999.98 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, WILLIAM Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $14,999.98 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, COLLEEN P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABIEW, DONALD R Employer name Franklin County Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROUN, PAUL A Employer name Franklin County Amount $14,999.92 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, CARL P Employer name Franklin County Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LARRY F Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 12/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, EUGENE J Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBART, THOMAS M Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGER, PATRICK S Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUVERA, MATTHEW F Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, AIDAN S, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORGERSEN, LORI J Employer name Greene County Amount $14,999.92 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, KAREN L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $14,999.92 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNAVA, LESLIE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MARILYN G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 11/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANESS, JEFFREY N Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNETTA, DAVID Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, EDWIN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINGO, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSDORF, DAVID L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $14,999.92 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARICO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $14,999.92 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTRICK, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $14,999.92 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, JONATHAN W Employer name Oneida County Amount $14,999.67 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVONE, STEPHAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,999.60 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COREY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,999.45 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHUM, SHANYN G Employer name Chemung County Amount $14,999.24 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, DENISE E Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $14,999.13 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, CYNTHIA Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $14,998.88 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, SUZANNE F Employer name City of Albany Amount $14,998.84 Date 02/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, JEAN M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $14,998.69 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULDENSCHUH, ROCHELLE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $14,998.08 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEID, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $14,997.20 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JEFFERY J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $14,997.00 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, JOSEPH S Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $14,996.67 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLATO, LOUIS E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $14,996.25 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPARDO, JOSEPH R Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $14,995.89 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARI, DAWN MARIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $14,995.77 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANA, ERICA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $14,995.75 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System