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 SMITH, JO-ELLEN A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $25,297.03 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLIET, ANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,296.89 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, KAREN J Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $25,296.30 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, JUDITH M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $25,295.51 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, JAMES L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $25,295.43 Date 07/25/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZI, MICHELLE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $25,295.40 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, STACEY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,294.41 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, GORDON R Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $25,294.30 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HOWARD T Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $25,294.01 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREED, BRENDA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $25,293.88 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, LISA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,293.69 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, HELENA R Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $25,293.61 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUDT, ALEXANDER V Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $25,293.48 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARQUHARSON, BEVERLY A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $25,293.17 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIEL W Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,292.92 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONCHIE, WILLIAM E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,292.31 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEDEKER, CARA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $25,291.83 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, FATIMA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,291.80 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, MARIA L Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $25,291.27 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER-CROSS, TARA M Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $25,291.15 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSEN, FRANKLIN P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,291.11 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEWUNMI, AYODELE K Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $25,291.01 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DANNY J Employer name Holley CSD Amount $25,290.56 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, JAMES C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,290.29 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMACK, LASHAWN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,290.24 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALLOS, GEORGE E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $25,289.94 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABSON, SANDRA B Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $25,289.76 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEBLEIN, LYNNE M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $25,288.76 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEZICH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $25,288.51 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, JAMES S Employer name Tully CSD Amount $25,288.28 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, ASHLEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,288.14 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIRGILIO, DANIEL J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $25,288.14 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $25,287.99 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTNER, MERI A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $25,287.94 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHING HO Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $25,287.76 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXHA, BESIM Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $25,287.38 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, NAYO O Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $25,287.25 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $25,287.17 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LINDA J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $25,286.68 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISINGER, VICTORIA H Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $25,286.18 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, FLORENCE I Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $25,286.12 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, PHILLIP C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $25,285.92 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, JOHN J, JR Employer name Webster CSD Amount $25,285.58 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSARZ, LAURA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,285.32 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUS, MARGARET E Employer name Northville CSD Amount $25,285.20 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, SARAH N Employer name Jefferson County Amount $25,284.59 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, MARY T Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $25,284.28 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, HELEN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,284.23 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $25,284.22 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, CHRISTINE P Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,284.10 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, HOLGER Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,283.79 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,283.56 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATEK, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,283.17 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARY ANN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $25,282.98 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRONE, STEVEN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,282.82 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACON, MISHA T Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $25,281.85 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SALLY L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $25,281.79 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOVAN C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $25,281.22 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITRE, RINA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,280.96 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ABBRACCI, NICHOLAS M Employer name Broome County Amount $25,280.60 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER, DIANE M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $25,280.44 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, MARIETTA M Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $25,280.27 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, KEVIN J Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $25,279.44 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLGENDE, DONNA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,279.33 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXENA, SURAJ P Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $25,279.13 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, ELVIS, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $25,278.70 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, JENNIFER M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $25,278.60 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, FRANCIS A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $25,278.55 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORACI, JOSEPHINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,278.46 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, BETH A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,277.94 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MARIE T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25,277.61 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, MEGHAN A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $25,277.59 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, MICHELE H Employer name Steuben County Amount $25,277.55 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, RODNEY A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $25,277.35 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PATRICIA J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $25,277.12 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTELLO, KELLY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,276.91 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, SHANNA LEE Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,276.89 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, LAURA Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $25,276.37 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHIR, SCHARLENE T Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $25,276.29 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, MARSDEN T Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $25,276.06 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISER, JUDITH M Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $25,275.85 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACFARLANE, JEPTHA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $25,275.79 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENJAR, DIJAZ Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $25,275.34 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, SAMANTHA F Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $25,275.04 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REN, XIAO ANG Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $25,274.95 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINOS, JODY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,274.91 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, ROBERT N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,274.43 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELLS, JOHN S Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $25,274.25 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHANIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,273.95 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZAFAME, ELVIRA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $25,273.63 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JULIE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $25,273.60 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID J Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,272.79 Date 07/19/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINSEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $25,272.56 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, REED J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $25,272.13 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, PAUL E Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $25,271.94 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNIS, GEORGE C Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $25,271.86 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, JAMES J, SR Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $25,270.66 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, AMY L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,270.61 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JODI A Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,270.54 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, LUCIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,269.99 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System