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 LAPP, NADINE CANDACE Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $25,632.91 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODWAY, NICOLE J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $25,632.71 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, WAYNE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,632.65 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, MICHELLE A Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $25,632.60 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHL, TRACY H Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $25,632.49 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, RUTH L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $25,631.57 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADEN, JASMINE J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,631.34 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGE, LESLIE K Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,630.87 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, JOEL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,630.81 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMELLARO, PETER JOSEPH Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $25,630.80 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,630.60 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEUNIER, NANCY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $25,630.56 Date 02/21/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METTROCK, JAMES R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,629.46 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, CAROL H Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $25,629.10 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, THERESE S Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $25,628.81 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, PAMELA J Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,628.50 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JORDAN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $25,628.47 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, ERIC F Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $25,628.42 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LORRIE L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $25,627.96 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBAN, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,626.52 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, CAROLYN J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,626.52 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, AMY E Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,626.27 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, TAMMY L Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $25,625.96 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, ZHE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $25,625.85 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $25,625.76 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONEHOUSE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $25,625.55 Date 07/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIC, SANELA Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,625.42 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, CHENIA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,625.42 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, CHRISTINE B Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $25,625.35 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINCZAR, TRACY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,625.28 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDELMANN, CARLENE R Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $25,624.94 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CRYSTAL S Employer name Malone CSD Amount $25,624.80 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, LAUREN T Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $25,624.76 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DAESHRON Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $25,624.38 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MARK D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,624.17 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYAN, MARY A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $25,624.14 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, RUTH I, MS Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,624.00 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMO, CARL P Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,623.96 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, RUDY C Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $25,623.78 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HECTOR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,622.53 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANTIRSON R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $25,621.82 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, SHERRY L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $25,621.76 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEAGER, MARK E Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,621.75 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINALD, DIANE T Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $25,621.72 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANBASI, DERYA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $25,621.34 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JENNIFER H Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $25,621.23 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZELEY, TERESSA A Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $25,620.84 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNE, EILEEN G Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,620.79 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICASTRO, MARISA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $25,620.45 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, GREGG Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $25,620.45 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, SHERRY M Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $25,620.44 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, KANNETH S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,620.43 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, VINCENT P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $25,620.22 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,620.00 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN-FORNEY, TINA M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $25,619.83 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RUTH C Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $25,619.68 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ALBINA A NUZZI Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,618.80 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAS, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $25,618.67 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, MICHELE L Employer name Albany County Amount $25,618.65 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDSELL, MARY JO Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,618.45 Date 04/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALDER, LISA F Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,618.45 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, MARY LOUISE Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $25,618.44 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAHAR, MARY E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $25,618.25 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, CATHERINE A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,618.25 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TAMMY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $25,617.86 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, PATRICIA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,617.79 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NICHOLAS C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $25,617.79 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOFF, JODY Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $25,617.74 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JONNIE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $25,617.66 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $25,617.50 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOOM, HOWARD A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $25,617.48 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $25,617.23 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KIERRA C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $25,617.20 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES V Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,617.00 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, DYLAN J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $25,616.81 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPERSMITH, HEATHER P Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $25,616.24 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, JUDY S Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $25,616.07 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTE, RALPH F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $25,615.95 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANEY-LEVENSON, SHANNON K Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $25,615.70 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, WILLIAM R Employer name Madison CSD Amount $25,615.53 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $25,615.20 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILENKIN, HELENE Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $25,615.16 Date 11/07/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, JOHN W Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $25,614.40 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, WANDA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $25,614.34 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BRIDGET M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $25,614.12 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, NANCY L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $25,613.90 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARLY I Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $25,613.87 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RONDA L Employer name Town of StoNY Creek Amount $25,613.70 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFONE, CHERYL A Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $25,613.35 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, SHARON F Employer name York CSD Amount $25,613.28 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $25,613.12 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERATO, BETH A Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $25,612.62 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, STEVEN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $25,612.08 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAULEY, ERIC J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $25,611.72 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, CATHY M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,611.55 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, DEBRA R Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,611.55 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, JESSE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,611.32 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWAY MOORE, BARBARA ANN Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $25,611.22 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, ELIZABETH Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,610.91 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, ROGER Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $25,610.89 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System