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 SHIMAZU, MICHAEL H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,398.48 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,398.09 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, THELMA JEAN Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $28,398.06 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, SHARON L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $28,397.32 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILLY, SUSAN C Employer name Essex County Amount $28,397.20 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUGOPALAN, ROOPA Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,396.80 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTER, SELINA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,396.75 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, LISSETTE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,396.56 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, PAULENE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,396.41 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, ALEXIS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,396.31 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERO, JOAN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,396.10 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RENFORD Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,395.96 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CECILIA H Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,395.95 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, STEVEN R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,395.68 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLONE, COLLEEN J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,395.44 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, CLIFFORD J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,395.40 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DEEPA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $28,395.26 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ISREAL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $28,395.26 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSHI, JULIA Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $28,395.26 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, GRETCHEN A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $28,395.25 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BARBARA J Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $28,395.05 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, LINDA M, MRS Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $28,395.02 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, RYAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,395.00 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, DEBORAH M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,394.57 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, TINA M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $28,394.51 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER PLOEG, CHRISTY J Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $28,394.46 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARVA, ALEX V Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $28,394.44 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSPELMYER, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of Florida Amount $28,394.25 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI, JOSEPH M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,393.52 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, SANDRA L Employer name Warren County Amount $28,393.50 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, THOMAS A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $28,393.42 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAVID C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $28,393.32 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, VICTORIA M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $28,393.28 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEL, COLLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,393.20 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MARY LOU Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,393.11 Date 05/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, CORNELIO Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $28,392.99 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACVICZ, BETH A Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $28,392.80 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSOWSKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,392.36 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PAMELA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,392.36 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LA KESHA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,391.28 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, WILLIAM B Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,391.13 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SHARON A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $28,391.04 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, HONGLI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,390.82 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, CHERYL E Employer name Alden CSD Amount $28,390.64 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, DIANE M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $28,390.61 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANDREA C Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $28,390.26 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTEE, MICHAEL A Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $28,390.19 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, IVANA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $28,389.91 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHALANE, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $28,389.72 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $28,389.71 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, TARA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,389.50 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $28,389.43 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAROU, ELIZABETH L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,389.27 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, DAVID W Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $28,388.64 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, KENNETH G, III Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $28,388.00 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISE, KATHERINE M Employer name Village of Cohocton Amount $28,387.54 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, NINA M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $28,387.48 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, REGINA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,387.05 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PATRICIA A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $28,386.96 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, ROBERT W Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $28,386.67 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, ROBERT P Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $28,386.54 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIA, DEBBIE A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,386.45 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZELL, AMBER W Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $28,386.37 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, DONNA L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,386.10 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASTAIN, MARISELA D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,386.10 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMENG, EDITH Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,386.10 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLBERG, SUSAN J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,386.10 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZATENTA, CATERINA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,386.10 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KAREN S Employer name Holley CSD Amount $28,385.92 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, LISA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $28,384.70 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGSEN, TOM L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $28,384.63 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPSEY, DAVID G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,384.59 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGIEL, BRENDA D Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $28,384.55 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNELL, MARK R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,383.93 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBITSKY, JEREMY J Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $28,383.70 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIKUS, AMANDA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,383.70 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, ALEXANDER T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,383.66 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, PATRICIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,383.66 Date 08/28/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLINGTON, SHERI L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $28,383.44 Date 04/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SUSAN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,383.25 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MONROE M K, II Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,382.66 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CHELSEA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,382.61 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSAIN, MAHMUDA A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $28,382.40 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PETER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,382.27 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACCHIOLO, FELICETTA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,382.25 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, DORA M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,382.16 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADINOLFI, KRISTINE I Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,381.84 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, PENNY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $28,381.49 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWARDZIK, KRISTEN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,381.34 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNELLI, CHRYSTAL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,380.93 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLONE, PASQUALINA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,380.21 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTERCZYK, MICHAEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,380.05 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAITO, ERICA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $28,379.86 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTUS, PERRY M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $28,379.79 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHA, SUSAN Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,379.67 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, CHRISTINE P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,379.10 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, DELORES S Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $28,378.92 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, ANNA M Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $28,378.77 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDADO, MARIA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $28,378.28 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEMANN, LOUISE A Employer name Broome County Amount $28,378.05 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System