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 REID, CHERYL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,581.29 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENIER, SUSAN F Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,580.78 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIMBENI, MARTA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $24,580.72 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MATTHEW M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $24,580.56 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERK, JOHN E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $24,579.99 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Concord Amount $24,579.74 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, THOMAS M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $24,579.34 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOUMOUSIS, MARTHA P Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,579.01 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, CRYSTAL V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,579.00 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASZAK, STEPHANIE C Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $24,578.94 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, ROBERT Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $24,578.83 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, MARY E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $24,578.29 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,578.28 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,578.11 Date 11/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONGO, ZONABO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,577.91 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISOLM, NICOLE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $24,577.70 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,577.26 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, SUSAN C Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $24,577.25 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, MARCIA A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $24,577.22 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, AMANDA N Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $24,576.93 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RHONDA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,576.91 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, JENNIFER E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $24,576.78 Date 01/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, BEVERLY A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $24,576.56 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUZANNE L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,576.55 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, BILLIE JO Employer name Massena CSD Amount $24,576.40 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ADRIAN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $24,576.27 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Webster CSD Amount $24,576.09 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVELAND, SARAH T Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $24,576.01 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, MICHAEL T Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $24,575.85 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, MARY A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $24,575.13 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCIOLEK, PETER R Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,574.91 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, ISABEL M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $24,574.59 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, RICHARD A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $24,573.96 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUILLEN, TINA M Employer name Town of Perry Amount $24,573.92 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, HENDERSON R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $24,573.80 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITT, MICHELLE R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,573.71 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, NATALIE M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $24,573.52 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SHAWN I Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $24,573.32 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBB, RAYMOND C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $24,572.96 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEVIN J Employer name City of Beacon Amount $24,572.23 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHANSEN, ROSA A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $24,571.93 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TIFFANY S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $24,571.27 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANDERHAN, DONALD A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $24,571.15 Date 11/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJEDA, YALITZA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,570.98 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABALLERO, MARIO R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,570.88 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEACHOUT, LEE E Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $24,570.41 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEBELBECK, LENORE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,570.41 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORSTRAND, KAYLA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,570.31 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIGNER, EVELYN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,570.02 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, BRANDON M Employer name Washington County Amount $24,569.72 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $24,569.18 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, JULIE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,568.44 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GLORIA E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $24,568.38 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, NANCY D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $24,568.37 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, WINONA C Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $24,568.23 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAASE, DANIEL J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,567.85 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACHUTA, ELLEN M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $24,567.85 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY-DURKIN, KRISTEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,567.59 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHARON L Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $24,567.56 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZAILKO, CONNIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $24,567.50 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SARAH C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $24,567.36 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANGELA SUE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,567.24 Date 08/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELOTTI, TAMMY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,567.15 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KELLY M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $24,566.70 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VRANKEN, DIANE Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $24,566.69 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, JUDY E Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,566.55 Date 03/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, DEBRA J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $24,566.13 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLONKA, JESSICA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $24,565.88 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LISA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $24,565.66 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, LYNDA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $24,565.60 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCH, PATRICIA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,565.50 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEILMANN, SUSAN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,565.40 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARGOT M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $24,565.27 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE-SIANO, COLEEN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,565.21 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DENISE M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $24,565.08 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DAVID A Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $24,564.69 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DONNA E Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $24,564.58 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TOMASO, ROSEANNE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $24,564.06 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, SUSAN G Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $24,563.89 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELTI, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $24,563.60 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPOO, SAYWACK Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $24,563.59 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFE, MICHAEL F Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $24,563.20 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFFLARD, CAROL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $24,562.97 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER PLOEG, PAULA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,562.79 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYOLA, CARMEN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $24,562.44 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERZELLA, PHYLLIS M Employer name Broome County Amount $24,562.28 Date 06/23/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIK, DANIEL G Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $24,561.71 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FARR, STEPHEN Z Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $24,561.08 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MELISSA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $24,561.04 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACCONE, ANDREW C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $24,561.00 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACEK, DAWN S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,560.79 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUS, AMY J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $24,560.76 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAMP, CATHERINE A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $24,560.48 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, MARGARET T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $24,560.00 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, HOLLY J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $24,559.91 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, SCOTT R Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $24,559.10 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, KHANG A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,558.85 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEMSKI, PATRICIA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,558.73 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERTE, CATHLEEN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $24,558.55 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EDWARD J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $24,558.37 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System