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 LUDLAM, PATRICIA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,865.22 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, CARRIE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $25,865.20 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHENKO, VICTOR T Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,865.07 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, BERNADETTE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,864.57 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, HEATHER L Employer name Green Island Power Authority Amount $25,864.34 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $25,864.28 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, MICHAEL T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,864.00 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, DEBRA D Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $25,863.81 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALOSH, DEBORAH Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $25,863.78 Date 11/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WINTON, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $25,863.16 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KATALIN Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $25,863.00 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEREPANOV, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $25,862.95 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, LISA M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $25,862.61 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, COLLEEN Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $25,862.50 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, STEVEN A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $25,862.34 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CINDY L Employer name Crandall Library Amount $25,862.25 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASNOW, IRWIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,862.22 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, AMANDA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,861.90 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MAYRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,861.32 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VANESSA M Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $25,861.20 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SHONDAR N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,861.13 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPER, MARIA G Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,861.13 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ROSALYN B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,860.98 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAM, SOKUNA Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $25,860.91 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECHTMAN, SCOTT B Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,859.99 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MARIE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $25,859.71 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, ASHLEY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,859.57 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, JANICE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,859.29 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, KAITLIN M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $25,858.80 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, SHARON E Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,858.72 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKOO, EMERSON Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $25,858.64 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENORIO, NORMAN A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $25,858.19 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAAUSER, TAYLOR M Employer name Delaware County Amount $25,858.03 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, JAMIE S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,858.00 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, ANDY M Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $25,857.93 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLES, DORA M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $25,857.39 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $25,857.00 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDE, MARGARET M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $25,856.84 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JULIET A Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $25,856.53 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CATHERINE Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $25,856.44 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKS, JONATHAN M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $25,856.29 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MARYANN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,856.26 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSTROM, KATHRYN Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,856.26 Date 11/03/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TIANA N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,856.24 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, JAMES H Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,856.09 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PAUL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $25,856.07 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOLALLEVI, STEPHEN D Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $25,854.99 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVICH, JOANN Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,854.95 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, LILLIAN D Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $25,854.93 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, MICHAEL A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,854.80 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, CHARLES C Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,854.61 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSANIO, MELISSA R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $25,854.51 Date 01/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, JANET L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25,854.42 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSCHOW, JENNIFER R Employer name Village of Rushville Amount $25,854.30 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPTON, GRACE E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,853.84 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JACQUELINE E Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $25,853.79 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, CRAIG G Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,853.76 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, KAREN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,853.70 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,853.62 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNESS, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,853.37 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, ANTHONY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $25,853.37 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRADLEY, CHRISTINA D Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $25,853.09 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCKEY, JASON K, JR Employer name Tioga County Amount $25,852.50 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKI, DEBRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,851.89 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $25,851.60 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, AMELIA H Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,851.17 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, REBECCA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,851.06 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDAIN, GUILEINE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $25,851.04 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, MARY H Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $25,850.84 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUWERKERK, RODGER K Employer name Village of Mill Neck Amount $25,850.64 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, TRAMALE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,850.18 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, JEFFREY L Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $25,849.33 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNONE, JOSEPH I Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $25,849.29 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JASON R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $25,849.18 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, SANDRA L Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $25,848.82 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,847.69 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $25,847.60 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, WILLIAM E, IV Employer name Columbia County Amount $25,847.54 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MICHELE M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $25,847.10 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, REBECCA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $25,847.08 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINIAK, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $25,847.07 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREELAND, WENDY M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $25,847.04 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEXTER G Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $25,846.90 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARA, NINA Employer name Albany County Amount $25,846.73 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLPH, COLLEEN J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $25,846.56 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKINGHAUSEN, SEAN M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $25,846.46 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KIERAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,846.27 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTWICA, THOMAS M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $25,846.20 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKINGER, JOHN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,846.14 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, BARBARA E Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $25,846.12 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIGGS, KAITLYN B Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $25,846.10 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETANI, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $25,846.08 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGGREN, KAREN L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,845.93 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARIO, MATTHEW S Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $25,845.39 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHIRLEY Employer name Walton CSD Amount $25,845.30 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEUTE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $25,845.13 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, BRIAN T Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $25,844.85 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, GERALD L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $25,844.80 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVERIO, PAULA Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $25,844.60 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTA, SARI A Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,844.00 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System