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 ANGLIN, DAWN M Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $26,179.39 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENPAS, EUGENE B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,178.77 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWXHURST, MELISSA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $26,178.35 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAUL S Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $26,178.27 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNAU, EDWARD A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $26,177.82 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMBER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,177.56 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, FRANCIS M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,177.44 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DANIELLE F Employer name Education Department Amount $26,177.37 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, CINDY S Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $26,177.19 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $26,177.03 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONES, MARVIN, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,176.86 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACH, TINA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,176.54 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENEE R Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $26,176.04 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, CONSTANCE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,175.98 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGER, DARLENE S Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $26,175.55 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDARELLI, CHRISTINE Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $26,175.04 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KIM L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $26,175.00 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALSKI, PATRICIA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $26,174.21 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHMOR, JASON C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,173.92 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, ROLANDO Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $26,173.53 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, JULIE A Employer name Town of Brant Amount $26,173.50 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOREY, CARRIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,172.60 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOPIETRO, MARIA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,172.15 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, LINDA D Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $26,171.47 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KEVIN D Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $26,171.27 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SAMANTHA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,171.25 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARCO, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,170.95 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHASIN, ROBITA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $26,170.88 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARON, DOREEN L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $26,170.72 Date 09/14/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIGLER, DIANNA L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $26,170.61 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAY, EMMANUEL P Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $26,170.50 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, JOHN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,170.33 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, YOLANDA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,170.17 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORRIANE W Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $26,169.95 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BRENDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,169.38 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFMAN, JON L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $26,169.22 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIA, PASQUALE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $26,169.04 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSCOTT, DAVID W, JR Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $26,168.94 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNOSTER, MEGAN M, MRS Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,168.81 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EID, JERALDINE E Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $26,168.20 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIHEW, SAMANTHA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,168.17 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENHAVE, BRADLEY S Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $26,167.83 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAR, AMAL K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $26,167.80 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KELLAR, AMANDA D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,167.65 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAEBEL, HEATHER S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $26,167.54 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLSLEY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,167.31 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE MAXWELL, TANA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $26,167.28 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENZ, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $26,167.20 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, ROBERT Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $26,166.92 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLA, ELIZABETH P Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $26,166.69 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, KATHY M Employer name Town of Groton Amount $26,166.45 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, JOSEPH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,166.43 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, LINDSAY M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $26,165.80 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, CAROL A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $26,165.80 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, WILLIAM A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,165.76 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, DEBORAH M Employer name City of Troy Amount $26,165.36 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHNEN, STEPHEN T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,165.35 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, PAOLO Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $26,165.20 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, LISA M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $26,165.20 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TROY D Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $26,165.18 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIKIN, GEORGE H, IV Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $26,165.13 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, JANICE M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $26,165.00 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZVER, ELLEN M Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $26,164.93 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, JUDITH A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $26,164.92 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBS, ASHAKII K Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $26,164.71 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JO ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,163.55 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABAL, TISHIA A Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $26,163.50 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFERTZ, MARY Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $26,163.50 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, GABRIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,163.21 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, GWENDOLYN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $26,162.81 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, FLOYD M, JR Employer name Town of Conquest Amount $26,162.50 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNISI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $26,162.50 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, JOHN D Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $26,162.46 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, BONNIE A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $26,162.12 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SUSAN E Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $26,161.69 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, ENKENYELESH Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,161.65 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINI, RITA A Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $26,161.55 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMMER, HELEN A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $26,161.52 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTIS, DONNA M Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $26,160.25 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, KATHLEEN M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $26,160.09 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDONE, ELIZABETH J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $26,159.83 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, JAMES F Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $26,159.35 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, MARTHA B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $26,158.68 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERA, CHARLENE M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $26,158.39 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KATHLEEN I Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $26,157.41 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, CHINEE Y Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $26,157.04 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, CYNTHIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $26,156.73 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHARECE N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,155.83 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, CONSTANCE M Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $26,155.70 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, TRUDY T Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $26,155.54 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, GWEN M Employer name Washington County Amount $26,155.40 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, HELEN J Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $26,155.26 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHAW, STEPHEN E, JR Employer name Afton CSD Amount $26,155.23 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLOFF, RENEE L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $26,155.11 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZANAREZ, IDENIA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $26,155.03 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRIEST, VICKIE Employer name Town of Southold Amount $26,155.02 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CARRIE L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $26,154.74 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Islip Amount $26,154.39 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, KAREN D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $26,154.24 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, NANCY A Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $26,153.92 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System