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 RIOS, MILAGROS Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,528.25 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHEAL, KIRK J Employer name Erie County Amount $25,528.23 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JENNY Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,528.19 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, CHRISTINA N Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $25,528.06 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,527.79 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNICK, JOAN D Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,527.22 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSO, BRETT M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,527.09 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERETTE, KAREN M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $25,526.75 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JILL S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $25,526.71 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, BRUCE E Employer name Erie County Amount $25,526.58 Date 08/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERING, NANCY E Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $25,526.19 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SHAVONNE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $25,525.36 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISTOWSKI, MARSHA E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $25,525.34 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARJORIE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,524.98 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, WENDY F Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,524.36 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, TRAVIS A Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $25,524.29 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, DAVID R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,524.02 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRILLO, HEATHER J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $25,524.00 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDOLARE, CHARLENE A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $25,523.87 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, VIRGINIA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,523.80 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVAUD, KAMELEA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $25,523.75 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANASZAK, STEPHANIE L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $25,523.25 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, GEORGE W Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $25,523.22 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHAEL C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,523.19 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEYAS, SAJIVE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,523.14 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, KAYLA Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $25,523.10 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, PAULA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,522.94 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, TIMOTHY Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $25,522.53 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,522.46 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, SILVIO Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,522.06 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JORDANA C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,521.81 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, MATTHEW Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $25,521.50 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDELL, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,521.08 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, HENRY O Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $25,520.80 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASNOFF, FRAN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,520.03 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, DENNIS J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $25,519.47 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LINDA D Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $25,519.40 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTON, DEBORAH L Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $25,519.40 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $25,518.90 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLET, PETER D Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $25,518.73 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANGELO, NANCY B Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $25,518.73 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOZOIS, ANNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,518.67 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICE, ALESSANDRO Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $25,518.36 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, CHRISTINE F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,518.14 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, BETTYE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $25,518.14 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGEL, ALEXANDER R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,518.01 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPANO, GIUSEPPINA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $25,518.00 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULL, JOEL H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,517.61 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $25,517.51 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, EVAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,517.34 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $25,517.34 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, HERBERT Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $25,517.15 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, EMI Employer name Herkimer County Amount $25,517.01 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, HEATHER Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,516.67 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, JESSICA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $25,516.61 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, MELISSA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,516.31 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFCA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $25,515.78 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MARIA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $25,515.46 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOANNE Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $25,515.20 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITCER, MICHELLE A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $25,515.05 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MONICA E Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $25,515.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOCKALINGAM, MEENA Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $25,514.70 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTHOYS, LAURIE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $25,514.40 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, DIANA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,514.36 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, KEVIN C Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $25,514.25 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, KATHRYN E Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $25,514.03 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, JOSE U Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $25,513.90 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DEBRA A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $25,513.73 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URSO, ANNA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,513.73 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, IVAN A H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $25,513.73 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARD, CORRINE Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $25,513.53 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVAZANJIAN, GREG J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $25,512.46 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARGARET Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,512.12 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, DOLORES D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $25,512.02 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, TIESHA C Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $25,511.92 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JANICE Employer name Village of Hewlett Bay Park Amount $25,511.75 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, JESSICA K Employer name Department of Law Amount $25,511.70 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TIGUE, KEVIN P Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $25,511.57 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUKE, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $25,511.41 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, SEAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,511.39 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIELECHA, KAREN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $25,511.27 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, ROBERT C Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $25,511.11 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, PAUL C Employer name Erie County Amount $25,509.96 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABLEWSKI, WILLIAM W Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $25,509.79 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JENNIFER A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $25,509.76 Date 09/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIER, REGINA A Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $25,509.74 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIC, CHARLES W Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $25,509.68 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,509.65 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, DEBORAH M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $25,509.49 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEY, KAREN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,509.32 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NANCY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,508.93 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, ELAINE A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $25,508.56 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,508.50 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, PEGGY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,508.43 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, WILLIEMAE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,507.75 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HOPETON S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,507.55 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELROSE, LISA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $25,507.46 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CANDIS J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,507.21 Date 06/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDRASEK, HEATHER L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $25,507.20 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAVINO, WENDY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,507.06 Date 04/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System