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 HARRICK, LISA A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $25,843.62 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,843.60 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, ELIZABETH C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $25,842.95 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANNA M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $25,842.67 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, CAROLYN W Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $25,842.61 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, JAMES A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $25,842.22 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRO, KELLY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,841.86 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, CRAIG S Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $25,841.03 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KATHERINE S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $25,840.40 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, TANYA M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $25,840.03 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, KAREN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $25,840.00 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTHILL, DAVID E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $25,839.86 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, AMBER S Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $25,839.62 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATINALE, PAMELA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,839.50 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, CRAIG D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $25,839.01 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BARBARA B Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $25,837.56 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, BRIAN K Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $25,837.32 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHEEN, PEGGY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $25,837.03 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, GAIL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,836.42 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONERI, JEAN C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,836.20 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $25,836.00 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ANDREA R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $25,835.59 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARGUERITE A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,835.56 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, STEPHEN F Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,835.17 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAILLANT, WILLEM Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $25,835.08 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTZ, ANNETTE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,835.05 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, GLORIA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $25,835.03 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, PAIGE K Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $25,834.99 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, JAEMIE Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $25,834.98 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOANNE M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $25,834.50 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $25,834.43 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,834.28 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ELLEN D Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $25,834.18 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRA, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,834.06 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI-FLYNN, CHERYL E Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,833.90 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CATHY J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,833.82 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, SHELLY ANN T Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $25,833.78 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Greene CSD Amount $25,833.73 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMISSIE, DAWIT H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $25,833.72 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDICURTI, CAMERON T Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $25,833.70 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, COLLEEN E B Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $25,833.38 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, TERRI L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $25,833.36 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENIGHETTI, DAWN E Employer name Education Department Amount $25,833.34 Date 01/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LEAH D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $25,833.14 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPELLI, CHRISTINE S Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,833.00 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, AARON J Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $25,832.80 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, BOBBIE JO Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $25,832.57 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAMELA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,831.73 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, MICHAEL S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,831.38 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TRACY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,831.19 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHEEN, LISA V Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,831.16 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNES, LINDA C Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $25,830.82 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, BEVERLY A Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $25,830.74 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SANDRA J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,830.40 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDELA, KATIE F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $25,830.00 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, BRETT P Employer name City of Troy Amount $25,830.00 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, FRANCISCO Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $25,830.00 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,829.73 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUVIER, LOIS A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $25,829.55 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKAR, DAVID A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $25,829.40 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOX, ELAINE L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $25,829.17 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCKS, STEPHEN M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $25,829.16 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KAREN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $25,828.27 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY S Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $25,828.26 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICARRO, JUDITH A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $25,828.08 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, NANCY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $25,827.96 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER-MAYNARD, DESIREE V Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $25,827.93 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDBALL, ROGER D Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $25,827.86 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, LORRAINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,827.42 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MAYA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,827.06 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, JOANNE L Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $25,826.94 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIWODA, TRACI B Employer name Schoharie County Amount $25,826.70 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLMORE, TERESA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $25,826.63 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAHILL-MEYER, JUDITH D Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,826.40 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,826.32 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, MARY P Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $25,826.16 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MARIA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $25,825.60 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $25,825.44 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ERICH J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,825.05 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, JODIE S Employer name Franklin County Amount $25,825.04 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, DOROTHEA J Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $25,824.93 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, CHERI A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $25,824.75 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMER, KATARZYNA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,824.47 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTSCH, SCOTT R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $25,824.42 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, MELISSA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,824.27 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DENISE Z Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,824.11 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MELINDA R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $25,823.90 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AJA S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $25,823.84 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLINSON, TINA M Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $25,823.80 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, DIANA E Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $25,823.45 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, TRISHA A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $25,823.39 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKEY, RHEA M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $25,823.36 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAPEVINE, SUSAN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $25,822.92 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOSZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $25,822.91 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAESE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $25,822.86 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUDLEWSKI, MARGARET A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,822.65 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, MICHELLE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,822.60 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,822.55 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THERESA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,822.11 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUPP, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,822.11 Date 10/22/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System