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 CALETZ, DANIEL A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,749.50 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, COLLEEN A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $26,749.21 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACKENHEIM, SCOTT T Employer name Genesee County Amount $26,749.13 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINEVRA, DEBORAH Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,748.98 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, ADAM T Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $26,748.87 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MARY ANN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $26,748.75 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, ARLENE M Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $26,748.59 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, VIRGINIA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $26,748.51 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPIVKER, ZOYA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,748.40 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, MICHELE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,748.25 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, DENISE J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,748.00 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, D DEAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,747.93 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRASATE, MARYANN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $26,747.42 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT, BENJAMIN K Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $26,747.42 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGBODUDU, ANDREW O Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,747.14 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANATRA, DIANE M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $26,746.73 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, KRISTIN M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $26,746.65 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JEFFREY T Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $26,746.46 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RALPH Employer name Franklin Sq Munson Fire Dist Amount $26,746.20 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MARTIN T Employer name Franklin Sq Munson Fire Dist Amount $26,746.20 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, ASHLEIGH C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,745.95 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LORI A Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $26,745.61 Date 05/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBARA, NOREEN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $26,744.84 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY-PLAISTED, KAREN L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $26,744.37 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DIANE M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $26,744.31 Date 09/03/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, QUINN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $26,743.71 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFNER, BARBARA D Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $26,743.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ALBERT J Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $26,743.49 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASKIEWICH, LISA K Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,743.48 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAS, HASSAN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,743.44 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCET, AARON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,743.40 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZA, ANTONIETTA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $26,743.33 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDINGTON, KIM L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $26,743.06 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAKSTONE, JANINE Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $26,743.03 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, DONNA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,743.03 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANAR, DALE R Employer name Eden CSD Amount $26,742.72 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTIN, NITORCHE R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $26,742.68 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, REBECCA A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $26,742.54 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BERTREM L Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $26,742.28 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, LOUISE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $26,742.07 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ DE URIBE, FLORIPINA Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $26,741.93 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KENDALL H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,741.62 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ROSAURA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,741.14 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, LORI A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $26,740.51 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLI, FRANCIS A, III Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $26,739.87 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, STACEY A, MS Employer name Livingston County Amount $26,739.37 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMTON, ETHAN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,739.24 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVICH, SUZANNE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,739.01 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORNEBY, PETER E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $26,738.38 Date 04/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, DONALD M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $26,738.27 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JENNIFER S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $26,737.96 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, VERONICA G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,737.75 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JERRY W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,737.61 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAWN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,737.58 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, CECILIA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $26,737.52 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCORMACK, SANDRA E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,737.50 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, RITA S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $26,737.23 Date 07/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SANDRA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,736.20 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, JASON H Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $26,736.15 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWIE, MICHELE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,735.80 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREND, TINA K Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $26,735.71 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, JENNIFER E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $26,735.65 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, DANIEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,735.51 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, JASON J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,735.48 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROMAZOS, PATRICE E Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $26,735.45 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, CARMEN M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $26,735.08 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, PATRICIA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,734.76 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNG, DUSTIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,734.35 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCHA, JOHN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $26,734.35 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAYGIAN, PAMELA A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $26,734.24 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, RYAN J Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $26,734.06 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, LAURA L Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $26,733.94 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIMONE, DIANNE M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $26,733.71 Date 07/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, LUCIE J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $26,733.41 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, VANESSA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $26,732.60 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, SHAHANARA B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $26,732.50 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMPTON, THOMAS W Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $26,732.41 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GRACE A Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $26,732.33 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MEREDITH A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $26,732.20 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $26,731.79 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, RICHARD Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $26,731.73 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, LORRAINE, MRS Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $26,731.50 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, MARK A Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $26,731.06 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINZ, ADAM M Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $26,731.04 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, JULIE M Employer name Delaware County Amount $26,730.56 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JAMES W Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,730.23 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWELL, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $26,729.90 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $26,729.86 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTLEY, THOMAS V Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $26,729.49 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KIRSTEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,728.72 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, KEVIN B, JR Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $26,728.44 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, VALERIE A Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $26,726.19 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, LISA C Employer name Tioga County Amount $26,726.01 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZAK, WENDY N Employer name Erie County Amount $26,725.80 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAYFORD, TIMOTHY R Employer name Albany County Amount $26,725.51 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, DOUGLAS S Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $26,725.31 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TYRONE G Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $26,725.29 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, RICHARD G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,725.17 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, STEVEN R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $26,725.04 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, BRION L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,724.82 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System