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 KEIDA, DIANE M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $25,190.71 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, CAITLIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,190.64 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, JESSE Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,190.50 Date 12/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAN, SUZETTE R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,190.32 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOL, ANNETTE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $25,190.24 Date 07/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, AMY SUE Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $25,189.88 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CLARICE J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $25,189.50 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOY ANN R Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $25,189.40 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMIGIO, ESMELDYN Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $25,189.11 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJI, LAILA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,188.88 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDELL, EILEEN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, LEI Y Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,188.68 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, MARTHA A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $25,188.50 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTANI, LINDA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $25,188.15 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMER, PAMELA M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $25,187.99 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDISON, JAMES W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,187.54 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ERIK K Employer name Village of West Winfield Amount $25,187.50 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, LISA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $25,187.34 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THERESA L Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $25,187.03 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROSEANNE Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $25,186.73 Date 04/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, STEPHEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $25,186.72 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATTY H Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $25,186.42 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULETT, BRIAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,184.88 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUSTNER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Fallsburg Library Amount $25,184.80 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TACHERICA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,184.77 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROES, DANA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,184.60 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODHA, NATE Employer name No Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $25,184.51 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUDEL, KORBIN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,184.38 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNOTTA, MICHELLE M Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $25,184.29 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, JERRI LYNN M Employer name Broome County Amount $25,184.14 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGLEN, SUSAN H Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $25,183.91 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, WESLEY S Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $25,183.64 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVY, PATRICIA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,183.51 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, SUE Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,183.39 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, NORMA E Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $25,183.39 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITHNER, LARS M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,182.67 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, BRIAN Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $25,182.52 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMOTHY L Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $25,182.12 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, PAUL W, JR Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $25,181.93 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, BARBARA K Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $25,181.46 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOSEPH M Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $25,181.12 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPURANO, LAURENE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,181.02 Date 11/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, CORBY J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $25,180.89 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, ZAKIYA N Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $25,180.85 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, SAMANTHA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,180.70 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANKWAA, DAWN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,180.31 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, ANTHONY M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $25,180.23 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, MATTHEW W Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $25,179.68 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKOPEK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $25,179.68 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESSINA, RITA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,179.19 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, CHRISTINA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,179.04 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, BRITTNIE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,178.81 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, YSA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $25,178.49 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, NATASHA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $25,178.28 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKLANKA, PETER J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $25,177.86 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CATHERINE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $25,177.72 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUYANDA, AILEEN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $25,177.61 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, SUSAN N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $25,177.13 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUEHLIG, TERRI A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $25,177.00 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, JULIE L Employer name Peru CSD Amount $25,176.27 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAL, ALISON R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,176.00 Date 11/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JANICE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,174.80 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDNER, MARTINA Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $25,174.78 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADRIAN J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $25,174.66 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, TODD A Employer name Orange County Amount $25,174.60 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, ROBERT J, III Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $25,173.94 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIUK, STACEY A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,173.19 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $25,172.93 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SHAUN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,172.86 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFORST, YVONNE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $25,172.83 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFLIN, BRENDA J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $25,172.69 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, JOSHUA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,171.21 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, TRACEY L Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $25,170.90 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, MARIE J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,170.06 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, LAURA J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $25,169.68 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILFILIAN, KIM E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,169.40 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTESILE, ABIMBOLA O Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,168.78 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRO, ANDREW R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $25,168.69 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, DEBORAH L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $25,168.48 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, COREY R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,167.97 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, KATHLEEN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,167.59 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSHANE, STANLEY R, JR Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $25,167.56 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, CARL M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,167.48 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECONY, MARTHA E Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $25,167.20 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANA V Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $25,167.07 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, FORREST Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $25,166.63 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, ERICA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,166.58 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CAROLANN M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $25,166.32 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALE, EVELYN A Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $25,166.04 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, KATHERINE M Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $25,165.98 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, MARK C Employer name Albany County Amount $25,165.68 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GERARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,165.68 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCORELLA, ERICA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $25,165.53 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO, JANET G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,165.44 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEK, JUDE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,165.09 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, JOE Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $25,164.77 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, NANCY E Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $25,164.68 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUKADA, HIROKO Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $25,164.54 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMORELAND, SHANNON M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $25,164.49 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KATHLEEN A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $25,164.29 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System