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 FORZANO, JANE M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $27,279.00 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, CHRISTINE B Employer name Town of Greece Amount $27,278.71 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIADIS, GEORGE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $27,278.67 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHY L Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $27,278.22 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGILL, ALISA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,278.21 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIK, MAUREEN L Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $27,277.98 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, MARTHA C Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $27,277.91 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MICHELLE L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $27,277.83 Date 08/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOHS, BRANDON WH Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $27,277.81 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, JENNIFER L Employer name Nioga Library System Amount $27,276.67 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, TAMMY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $27,276.39 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARELLI, BARBARA Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $27,276.22 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIGINO, APRIL L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,276.13 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ALLISON C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $27,275.98 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KEITH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $27,275.55 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, DONNA Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $27,275.07 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, VALERIE P Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $27,275.02 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CATHLEEN Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $27,274.96 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN, TAMMY S Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,274.88 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPAMYAN, LARISSA G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,274.35 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEBEL, ELOISE B Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $27,274.30 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TIMOTHY A, SR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $27,274.02 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, NATALIE C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $27,273.69 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, THELMA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,273.36 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGLEY, TAMMY L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,272.71 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $27,272.64 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONK, EUGENE W Employer name Village of Margaretville Amount $27,271.98 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANK, AMANDA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,271.96 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SHONIQUE A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $27,271.92 Date 04/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMEL, MARIA T Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $27,271.65 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $27,271.26 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, BETHANY O Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $27,271.13 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, EDWARD A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,271.02 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, LAURIE B Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $27,270.73 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, DWANA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,270.64 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, DENNIS T, JR Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $27,270.54 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHELE ANN Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $27,270.20 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, WAYNE P Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $27,270.12 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, ERIC D Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $27,270.00 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, AMBERLYN R Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,269.88 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, MICHELE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,268.89 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $27,268.73 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $27,268.69 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, MAUREEN C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,268.60 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, JOHN F Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $27,268.28 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAO, QI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,268.15 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILLIE, CATHERINE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,268.08 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, LISA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $27,267.89 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, LYNDA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $27,267.84 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, JUDY H Employer name Genesee County Amount $27,267.72 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RITAMARY Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $27,267.27 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCZYK, NATALIE C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $27,266.65 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RAMONA V Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $27,266.62 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHERYL A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $27,266.45 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, PEGGY A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,265.93 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINE, MICHELE A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $27,265.92 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DWYER, JODI D Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $27,265.70 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTHYN, KAREN K Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $27,265.60 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, OLA M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $27,265.59 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIN, AILEEN C Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $27,265.37 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, EUGENE B, III Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $27,265.14 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALOIA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Bath Amount $27,265.07 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERG, JOANNE R Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $27,264.91 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEILS, ALEX Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $27,264.87 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, SONIA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,264.62 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOCE, MARGARET A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $27,264.55 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, LEE ANN Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $27,264.42 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGG, ZACHARY T Employer name Corning Community College Amount $27,264.41 Date 01/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,264.31 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBERT, SARAH J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,264.31 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, NICHOLAS E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,264.31 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOVER, AARON P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,264.31 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLINGER, TRACEY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $27,264.17 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, AMY S Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $27,264.00 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, KATHRYN A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $27,264.00 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, ARLENE C Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $27,264.00 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUB, FREDERICK N Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,263.98 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, WILLIAM G Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $27,263.73 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCAR, KELLY L, MRS Employer name Town of Hopewell Amount $27,263.10 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIVRE, RUTH E Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,262.16 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFSCHILD, LANI J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,261.40 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, KIM M Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,260.88 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, CARMEN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,260.58 Date 02/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINORE, NEIL J Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $27,260.52 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNNO, CHRISTY K Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $27,260.44 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISE, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $27,260.20 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, HORACIO V Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $27,260.07 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTINE, DARREN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $27,260.00 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, MICHELLE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,259.80 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, HELEN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,259.58 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANNE B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,259.37 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JORDAN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,259.17 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTINE, BRANDON D Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $27,258.96 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, THELMA V Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $27,258.88 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPAWANA, MICHELLE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,258.74 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERE, DAVID J Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,258.46 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, MICHELE M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $27,258.40 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TY, SABRINA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,258.25 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DONNA Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $27,258.21 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHLING, SHELLEY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,258.01 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System