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 DE LISLE, DARCI L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $24,878.67 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENEZIANI, PAULA B Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,878.47 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BONNIE L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $24,878.42 Date 12/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOHANNES, NANCY W Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $24,878.42 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, SHANNON D Employer name Erie County Amount $24,878.18 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, BRENDA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,878.04 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENWERTH, LYNN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,877.91 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISLER, DANIEL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,877.82 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURA P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,877.82 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TAUREAN D Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,877.80 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RAFAEL Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $24,877.80 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, GERALD Employer name Sullivan County Amount $24,877.79 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEK, TANYA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,877.77 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, BARBARA J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $24,877.69 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TERRI A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $24,877.63 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXMI, NELAM Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,877.54 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, BONNIE L Employer name Elba CSD Amount $24,877.34 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHOLTZ, ANGELA M Employer name Broome County Amount $24,876.97 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, NANCY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,876.59 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARMONTE, JEFFREY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $24,876.39 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, DENISE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $24,876.10 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECI, NINA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $24,875.25 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, ERICKA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $24,874.90 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JUDY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,874.40 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGENBERGER, KAREN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,874.29 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BARBARA E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $24,873.99 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, JOHN A Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $24,873.78 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,873.28 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KISHAWANA S Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $24,873.27 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, GABRIELE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $24,872.96 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VENERE, ANGELA Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $24,872.91 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $24,872.86 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMAN, HOLLY R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,872.70 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EALY, TERRENCE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,872.24 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, JAMES E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $24,872.20 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, HOWARD J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $24,872.17 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDSTEIN, ELIZABETH Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,871.94 Date 05/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ANNMARIE I Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $24,871.93 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NATHANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,871.51 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, JEFFREY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,871.31 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, RONALD B Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $24,871.13 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, JAMEEL N Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $24,870.84 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,870.75 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LILLIAN R Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $24,870.59 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCRAY, FRANCIS R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,870.08 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, CLARA V Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,869.69 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPERA, DEBRA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,869.59 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNGRABER, HELEN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $24,869.22 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTA, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,869.02 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAXMAN, CONNIE R Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $24,868.70 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHARIE D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $24,868.61 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYTHERS, PAMELA J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,868.58 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMANN, JOHN J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $24,868.48 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,868.45 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORANZY, ERIN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,868.20 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZLER, FRANCINE D Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $24,867.88 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, BRITTANY L Employer name Welfare Inspector General Amount $24,867.75 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, KAREN A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $24,867.74 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIBBEN, ANITA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $24,867.07 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEW, MARK S Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $24,867.01 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, DAVID T Employer name Otsego County Amount $24,866.84 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MAUREEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,866.61 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ELIZA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,866.60 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIEWICZ, LISA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $24,866.55 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPCZYK, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,866.42 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEMA, ZANIB Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,866.23 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIS, KATHLEEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSKIN, ADENA W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBRIGHT, LAUREL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPI, SETH A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WALTER J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, EMILY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETTENSTEIN, RACHEL B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,866.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DAVID T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $24,865.81 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVILLE, KARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,865.45 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, ANGELA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,865.43 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RUTH J Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $24,865.07 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, EDWIN G, JR Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $24,864.98 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DAVID D Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $24,864.95 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGNELLI, RAYMOND O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,864.62 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, TARA S Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $24,864.50 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, JOHN C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,864.35 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSSA, ROBERT C Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $24,863.76 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL PRENTICE, HEIDI L Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $24,863.15 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDOMIZIO, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $24,863.15 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, GORDON T Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $24,863.14 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMESTRO, CAROL A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,862.71 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFORTE, JOY ANN Employer name Town of Denning Amount $24,862.44 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MARGARET G Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $24,862.37 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREVOLA, MARY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,861.93 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEREEN, AUGUSTINE J Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $24,861.77 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STACIE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,861.74 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, FRANK P Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $24,861.60 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, DARLENE D Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $24,861.42 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOGIN, JOEL T Employer name Tompkins County Amount $24,861.27 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, ENYOTA H Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $24,861.12 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, GRACE E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,861.01 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JAMES D Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,860.73 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROXANNE E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $24,860.52 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, TODD Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $24,860.38 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System