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 HOULE, JOHN A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $25,568.19 Date 09/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PHYLLIS R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,567.73 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, THERESA L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $25,567.60 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERTFAGER, DONALD W Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $25,567.17 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, AMY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,567.11 Date 12/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAESSER, DAWN L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $25,566.89 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHUR, GABRIELLE J Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $25,566.57 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENENAM, KHAM Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $25,566.01 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANNA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,565.86 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, WENDY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,565.34 Date 06/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, KEVIN R, SR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,565.10 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JODIE A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $25,564.88 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGE, ANNE M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $25,564.86 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,564.80 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEENK, CAROL J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $25,564.65 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGINO, BETH A Employer name Education Department Amount $25,564.56 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH M Employer name Garden City Pk Fire & Water Dist Amount $25,564.50 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, JOHN P Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $25,564.49 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEMER, CORINNE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $25,564.32 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SHAMEEKA M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $25,564.21 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ESTEBAN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,564.12 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERK, HENRY J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,564.00 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KVARTEK, MARY ANN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $25,563.98 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAVALLAS, DONNA M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $25,562.97 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHRISTINA L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $25,562.94 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS W Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $25,562.81 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SALVATORE, LARRY H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,562.48 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MARYELLEN T Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $25,562.26 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, BETTY G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,562.09 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, MARLANE E Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $25,561.93 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DEBRA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $25,561.72 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $25,561.37 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, MARIAN J Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,561.29 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOHN H Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,561.01 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, DARYL L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,560.62 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, WENDY M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $25,560.47 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, EDWIN Employer name City of Troy Amount $25,560.36 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, CHARMAINE B Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $25,559.83 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRALES, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $25,559.78 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, DARRYL Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $25,559.71 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, BRENDA R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $25,559.70 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SEAN E Employer name Albany County Amount $25,559.43 Date 06/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, LYNDA J Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $25,558.64 Date 02/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALACE, GILLIAN K Employer name Washington County Amount $25,558.26 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDALE, WENDY A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $25,558.00 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, JEFFREY L Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $25,557.69 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SHANNON L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,557.46 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MONIQUE N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,557.32 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, ASHLEY T Employer name Saratoga County Amount $25,557.25 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKEL, LORETTA J Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,557.08 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JENNIFER L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $25,556.92 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, SHEVONNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,556.86 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ERIN J Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $25,556.76 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, TAISHA Y Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $25,556.58 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, ALISON K Employer name Clinton County Amount $25,556.44 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, CHERYL L Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,556.05 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TYLER L Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,555.85 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGNI, LORI L Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $25,555.80 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KARI L Employer name Steuben County Amount $25,555.77 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARREIO, RYAN C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $25,555.69 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BEVERLY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,555.43 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIZZI, BEVERLY A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $25,555.38 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANELLA, THOMAS J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $25,555.36 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODHEAD, JERELL W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,555.22 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTINGER, ADRIANNE S Employer name Erie County Amount $25,554.79 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, SUZZANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,554.38 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVIA, RYAN M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $25,554.06 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOOF, DIANA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,553.63 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, PHYLLIS H Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,553.14 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JEFFREY T Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $25,553.04 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROASS, SHERRI L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $25,552.65 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, RHONDA S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $25,552.65 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICI, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $25,552.65 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, KAL D Employer name Broome County Amount $25,552.32 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, LAURIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,552.21 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, MARGARET M Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $25,552.08 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, PATRINA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $25,551.86 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, JEANNETT C Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $25,551.63 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZULIS, SVETLANA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,551.61 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORZKA, SUZANNE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $25,551.13 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADELEN, STEPHANIE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $25,551.04 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, CLAUDIA Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $25,550.95 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSDORF, BONNIE D Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $25,550.11 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, SHANEENA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $25,550.06 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TOWANDA Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $25,549.97 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CARRIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,549.80 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, LESLIE H Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,549.53 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALICI, VICTORIA J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $25,549.49 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURANELLI, MATTHEW J Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $25,549.20 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, THERESA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,549.06 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AUDREY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,548.57 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZONE, CHARITY E Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,548.52 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ANGELINA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,547.84 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MATTHEW J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $25,547.70 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, JACQUELINE E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $25,547.15 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERKOWSKI, JESSICA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,547.05 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, LAVINIA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $25,546.91 Date 02/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, DONNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,546.06 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENITH, ANALISHA-JAY L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $25,545.61 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOREST, NANCY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $25,545.56 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System