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 BULINSKI, ALEXIS M, MS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,893.53 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREINER, MELISSA A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,892.73 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $25,892.69 Date 11/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOOT, PATRICIA H Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $25,891.70 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,890.85 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOYCE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $25,890.74 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, CARMEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,890.46 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, CLAUDIA E Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,890.41 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLINGER, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $25,890.30 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLI, CHRISTINE MARY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,889.64 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, RAFAEL Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $25,889.06 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, CHARLES P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,889.02 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, CONSTANT B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,889.00 Date 01/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAHUSH, DEBORAH J Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $25,888.69 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, DENNIS Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $25,888.34 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,887.70 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, JASON A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $25,887.50 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKEMEIER, DEBORAH L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $25,887.20 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSIOS, ERIN C Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $25,887.03 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, AMANDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $25,886.80 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOHA, MD ZIAUL ALAM Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,886.74 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,886.35 Date 10/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON-DELLEA, TINA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $25,885.96 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASS, SUSAN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $25,885.69 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DONSEL, BRIAN K Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $25,885.24 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TANISHA N Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $25,884.92 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBADO, CHERYL J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,884.25 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, KRISTINE A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $25,884.03 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, MYRENE E Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,883.67 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EDNA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,883.54 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESHEIWAT, HISAM F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,882.34 Date 08/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LUIS E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $25,882.07 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, LESTER B Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $25,881.73 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MORRIS B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $25,881.50 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RENA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $25,881.38 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JOSIE Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $25,881.20 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCKEL, SCOTT D Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $25,880.60 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMANS, KRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,880.35 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, JAMES J Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $25,880.26 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, AARON E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,880.11 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, SUSAN Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $25,879.58 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGALEE, HEERAN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,879.43 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADINO, JENNIFER A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $25,878.79 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $25,878.72 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPP, CAROL L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,878.45 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERMONT, MANDY M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $25,878.44 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVEY, AMANDA D Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $25,878.23 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLLEY, CYNTHIA J W Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $25,877.88 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, KATHLEEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,877.82 Date 02/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, LYNSEY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,877.80 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, VALERIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,877.73 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, RODNEY F Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $25,877.72 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FELIPE Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $25,877.64 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, JOHN C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,877.47 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANAM, CODY R Employer name Albany County Amount $25,877.31 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFERT, ELIZABETH H Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,877.22 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, KIMBERLY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,876.79 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, ANN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $25,876.77 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA S Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $25,876.59 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, MARYANNE F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,876.17 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, MICHELANGELA Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,876.16 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLAN, LAURA L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $25,876.16 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, LAYNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,876.11 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, JOSINE Y Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,875.95 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, ANTONIO M Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $25,875.90 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMONA, PETER M Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $25,875.20 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDAN, RUSSELL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,874.82 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSEL-MC CABE, ERYNNE J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $25,874.31 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURASSE, ALLENDA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $25,873.97 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVACQUA, MICHELINE Y Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $25,873.09 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $25,872.32 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERASIMOU, TIMOTHY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,872.31 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELC, ASHLEY T Employer name Jefferson County Amount $25,872.09 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PATRICIA C Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $25,871.94 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SUSAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $25,871.82 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $25,871.47 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GIOVANNA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $25,871.36 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, THERESA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $25,871.32 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, MARY V Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $25,870.96 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, MARK L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,870.95 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONZ, DANA A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,870.82 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLIER, MARTY R Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $25,870.61 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LORENZO Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,870.11 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONESI, CONNOR J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,870.00 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PATRICIA A Employer name North Country Library System Amount $25,869.91 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DE BORAH A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,869.22 Date 11/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DARNELL L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $25,869.19 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, CARL A Employer name York CSD Amount $25,869.17 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, NICHOLE L, MS Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,868.80 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTEAU, LISA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $25,868.71 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ADAM B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,868.02 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, RYAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $25,867.48 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $25,867.37 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, RALPH G Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $25,867.24 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, BONNIE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,866.84 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEHERN, CONSTANCE M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $25,866.81 Date 12/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENZINNA, LOU ANN Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $25,866.18 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCICA, CLARE T Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,865.89 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLO, BARBARA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $25,865.33 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINSON, JODI L Employer name Madison CSD Amount $25,865.28 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System