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 REIGLE-MEUSE, EILEEN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,436.07 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGALOS, EFTIHIA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $27,435.90 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, MARLLYN M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $27,435.66 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRIAN J Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $27,435.43 Date 02/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, LINDA M Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $27,434.98 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, MICHELE M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $27,434.85 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIDT, JOAN L Employer name Highland CSD Amount $27,434.77 Date 01/02/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSKY, RAYMOND D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $27,434.53 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAWDY, IRENE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,434.46 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, SHIRLEY L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,434.11 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCORN, LATASHA N Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $27,434.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, LAURA P Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $27,433.84 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ISAIAH A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $27,433.60 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $27,433.01 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENCH, TREVOR J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $27,432.91 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALSKI, TRACY M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,432.83 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINBRUNNER, KYLE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,432.71 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LAURA A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $27,432.48 Date 04/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GAMBA, STEPHEN Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $27,432.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASI, PATRICIA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $27,431.92 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, MARTIN P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,431.88 Date 09/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, CHELLI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,430.21 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TARA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $27,430.15 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CLELLAN, JOANN I Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $27,429.92 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,429.76 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERN-SMITH, CATHRYN F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $27,429.47 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, LYNNE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $27,429.42 Date 11/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MELISSA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $27,429.28 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANI, SUSAN E Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,429.09 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, LINDA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,429.01 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, TERRI A Employer name Town of Groveland Amount $27,428.65 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, KIM D Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $27,428.59 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZAN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $27,428.52 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DANA C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $27,428.36 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MARY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $27,428.28 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASARIK, JOSEPH R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $27,428.07 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOZZI, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,428.01 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, CAROL E Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,427.62 Date 01/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SUZANNE V Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,427.50 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, AMBER N Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,427.48 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMARA S Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,427.46 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, KIMBERLY A Employer name Warren County Amount $27,425.65 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSCHWINDER, JEFFREY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,425.03 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CATERINO, VERONICA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,425.02 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT-CONNOLLY, LINDA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,425.02 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, MARY C Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $27,424.95 Date 03/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJO, BETTE-JO Employer name Delaware County Amount $27,424.82 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATAFORA, FRANCES M Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $27,424.54 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHEILA M Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $27,424.54 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, TODD G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $27,424.40 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, LORI A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,424.05 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, VICKIE E Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $27,423.60 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DIANE H Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,423.07 Date 07/18/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, KIMBERLY D Employer name Rockland County Amount $27,422.83 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGET, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $27,422.80 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVERE, MICHELLE M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $27,422.50 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZLE, ALFRED T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,421.85 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROSS, ZOFIA K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,421.64 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMIER, KARIN P Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $27,421.58 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITROVATO, SHANNON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,421.35 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITHOGIANNIS, MICHELLE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,421.31 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY, SHAMEEKA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,421.25 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, JAMIE L Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $27,420.69 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGON, MARGARET C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $27,420.42 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY-SPIEGL, SHARON Employer name Town of Chester Amount $27,420.19 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, PAUL Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $27,419.99 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $27,419.99 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ROGER S, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $27,419.72 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, DAVID A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $27,419.36 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JULIE V Employer name Seneca County Amount $27,419.27 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERA, CHRYSTAL S Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,419.15 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LORRAINE J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,418.99 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINTRAUB, KARYN P Employer name Bryant Library Amount $27,418.57 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, NANCY J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $27,418.40 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKASH, LAURA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,418.40 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEFER, BARBARA A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $27,418.06 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTI, RENEE B Employer name Albion CSD Amount $27,418.03 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, THEODORE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $27,417.82 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,417.71 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, SUET MEI Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $27,417.67 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRUCE W Employer name City of Albany Amount $27,417.66 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JOANNE M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $27,417.56 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYNE-PALMER, KAREN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,417.25 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, MICHAEL E Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $27,417.10 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, CHERYL E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $27,416.43 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLESON, JACOB L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $27,416.30 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HUBERT R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,415.99 Date 01/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, ANTHONY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,415.88 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZIN, ENOSH Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,415.41 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDBLOOM, NANCY K Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $27,415.22 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEBNER, DOREEN L Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $27,415.12 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TANYA R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $27,415.08 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, LORRAINE F Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $27,415.05 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $27,415.01 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JULIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,414.91 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, KATIE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $27,414.66 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELMASZYK, KAREN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,414.16 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHARLOTTE L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $27,414.00 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, AMY C Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,413.94 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEMARK, VALERIE M Employer name Tioga County Amount $27,413.77 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System