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 SANTORO, ASHLEY C Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $25,728.08 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, LINDA E Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $25,727.98 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGEL, MARY J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $25,727.50 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLANI, ROSARY Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $25,727.36 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLE, SHAUNA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,727.30 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTERE, JILL M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $25,727.25 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEA, JAMIL R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $25,726.98 Date 04/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LISA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,726.90 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, ROSEMARY M Employer name Greene CSD Amount $25,726.88 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNEBAKER, KELLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,726.64 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,726.57 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, JOHN S Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $25,726.55 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA-MARTINEZ, DANIEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $25,726.31 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKBERG, LORI S Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $25,726.26 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEY, NATASHA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $25,726.00 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOL, GERALD W Employer name Ulster County Amount $25,725.68 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADORE, NORMAND A, JR Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $25,725.66 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIGAN, JEANNE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,725.61 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADJADI, STACY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $25,725.35 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDIELLO, MARIA Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $25,725.26 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLIJAS, LORI L Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $25,725.09 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVY, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,725.08 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $25,725.00 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LOREEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,724.90 Date 05/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOANNE E Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,724.50 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOHN W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,724.28 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JUNIOR O Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $25,724.27 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JORDAN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,724.11 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROZYNSKI, TAMMY L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $25,723.93 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, SAMUEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $25,723.78 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, ESTHER M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $25,723.65 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, STEPHEN M Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $25,723.44 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMON, MICHAEL H Employer name Perry CSD Amount $25,723.26 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, EMILY A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,723.06 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BRADLEY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,722.79 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RAQUEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,722.72 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, MICHELLE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $25,722.20 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, KELLEY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,722.02 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWEIFEL, MARY M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $25,721.55 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, RUDOLPH C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,721.48 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWABY, PARISH A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,720.92 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLO, YVONNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,720.73 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANOV-VAGHELA, MARY Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $25,720.32 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, KRISTINA A Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $25,720.13 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVELOCK, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,719.54 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNAPY, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $25,719.42 Date 09/10/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, HEATHER L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,719.05 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, AUDREY A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,719.00 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPEL, THERESA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,718.38 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAROS, CHRISTA Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $25,717.97 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, DONALD R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $25,717.96 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMALE, ISRAEL Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,717.87 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOGLIA, JO-ANN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,717.80 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, TRINIDAD Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,717.50 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDNER, JOANNE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,717.48 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIACCA, SHARON K Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $25,717.47 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, MELISSA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,717.42 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LISA H Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $25,717.13 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,716.66 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, SAMANTHA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,716.60 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLINSKI, LINDA A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $25,715.97 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JILL M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $25,715.70 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEVINS, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $25,715.66 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, JEANNETTE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,715.10 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORIA, KEITHA A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $25,714.20 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPEZZUTO, CECILIA V Employer name Victor CSD Amount $25,714.03 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, FRANCIS T Employer name Erie County Amount $25,713.80 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,713.79 Date 08/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEBLER, JESSICA A, MS Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,712.81 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, ALEXANDER Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $25,712.64 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, LAURA L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $25,712.49 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CAROL A Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $25,712.46 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, KATHERINE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,712.41 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JILL Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $25,712.32 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVA, LYNDA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $25,712.04 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, ROSETTA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,712.02 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTEFANO, VINCENT M Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,711.81 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,711.74 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, AMY L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $25,711.69 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, NICOLINA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,711.66 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ALEXANDER J Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $25,711.50 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUM, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $25,710.80 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOY, JAMES H Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $25,710.54 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUSOLF, MAUREEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,709.32 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, KAREN Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $25,709.32 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, PRISCILLA Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $25,709.14 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DEBORAH S Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $25,708.93 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ERIC M Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $25,708.65 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, LORETTA Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $25,708.60 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHMANSKI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,708.07 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKES, BONNIE J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,708.02 Date 09/25/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,707.06 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, CARRIE L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $25,706.82 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $25,706.80 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LYNETTE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,706.70 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, HOPE Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $25,706.38 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZMITSKY, VERONICA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $25,706.08 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, DAWN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $25,706.01 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTARA, CRAIG C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $25,706.01 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, PATTY J, MS Employer name Genesee County Amount $25,705.65 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System