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 HARVEY, REGINA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,679.87 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, VERNON D Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $25,679.61 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGNER, ROBERT Q Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $25,679.43 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, VICTORIA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $25,679.42 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLATORO, SANTOS L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,679.32 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, GINA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,678.92 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CATHERINE L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,678.76 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ANTHONY R Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $25,678.48 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,678.47 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, THERESA M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $25,677.64 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RITA A Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $25,677.59 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, BRANDON K Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $25,677.04 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, TAMMY M Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $25,676.79 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIER, MICHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,676.76 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRESCH, ANA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,676.53 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAERZ, LORIANN M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $25,676.53 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, ANTHONY F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,675.65 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, EILEEN M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,675.54 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSAH, MERCY Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,674.77 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHEN, HOWARD C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $25,674.68 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, KATHLEEN A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $25,674.62 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARING, RANDEEP K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $25,674.22 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DONNA C Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $25,673.76 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, JENNIFER M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $25,673.76 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, MARIA A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $25,673.74 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSEN, CHRISTINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,673.69 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DOROTHY A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $25,673.34 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $25,673.11 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, VASILIKY Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,673.00 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTA, LINDSAY I Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $25,672.85 Date 09/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGER, DOUGLAS E Employer name Milford CSD Amount $25,672.79 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, ARTHUR A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $25,672.34 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, AGNES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,672.28 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MARTIN Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $25,672.23 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTI, LIANA J Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $25,672.04 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, SUSAN Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $25,671.78 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBERT M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $25,671.68 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ELIZABETH ANN Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $25,671.59 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, CIARA L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $25,671.19 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERS, MARIA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,671.03 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CHRISTINE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $25,671.00 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHAQULIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,670.79 Date 04/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERGURI, KARMELINA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $25,670.42 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JANET J Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $25,670.32 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JAMES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,670.28 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEBIANCO, HOLLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,670.16 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENDRY, EVA B Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,669.12 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JENNIFER J Employer name Erie County Amount $25,668.85 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMMEL, KRISTINA E Employer name Poland CSD Amount $25,668.85 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JOHN J Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $25,668.69 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, KAREN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,668.35 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYJOO, RAJCOMARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $25,668.15 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDERSON, GAHIJI C Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $25,668.02 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, DAWN M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $25,667.97 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBINS, KAREN L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,667.82 Date 11/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, KATHLEEN R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $25,667.61 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, MARISA F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,667.55 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EMILIA M Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $25,667.44 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISO, DONNA J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $25,667.25 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZMAN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,667.00 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, PHILIP D Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $25,666.92 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMO, SARAH M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,666.62 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, VICKI L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,666.44 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL J Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $25,666.43 Date 01/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALARIC, JENNIFER M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $25,665.97 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, MELISSA E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,665.90 Date 06/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ-BLACKWOOD, SUANNY E Employer name City of Albany Amount $25,665.85 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, CHRISTY R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $25,665.46 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, VICKI L Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $25,665.42 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-POINDEXTER, LOLITA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $25,665.35 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWEH, KATHY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,665.25 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-TUO, MARSHA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,665.10 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, DAVID A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $25,664.85 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLESTON, COLLEEN A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $25,664.83 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, JOANNE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,664.81 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AFFREY, DEBORAH L Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,664.29 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOCIO, MARY E Employer name Town of Southport Amount $25,664.26 Date 02/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, FRANCISCA ISABEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,664.25 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,664.00 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIAMMETTA, JAMES K Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $25,663.97 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON-NOEL, PATSY L Employer name Warren County Amount $25,663.91 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, TIMOTHY T Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $25,663.28 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRELLER, EARL R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $25,663.22 Date 10/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SHERYL M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,663.11 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, KRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $25,663.06 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMPTER, ROBERTA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $25,662.93 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINEGAN, MELODY C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,662.76 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $25,662.10 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, PAUL W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,662.08 Date 03/05/1960 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, ROBERT J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,662.07 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,662.06 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LORRAINE M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $25,661.90 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHAWNTE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $25,661.56 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISENZAHL, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $25,661.04 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGLUND, VALERIE K Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,660.25 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ANASTASIA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $25,660.06 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAFTON, SHAIRE Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,659.24 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, SCOTT R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,659.22 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BARBARA E Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $25,658.55 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARIA E Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $25,657.80 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System