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 BOYEA, DANIEL J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,536.61 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JEAN F Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $24,536.60 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, RONALD G, JR Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $24,536.22 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, KAREN S Employer name Holley CSD Amount $24,535.49 Date 09/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, GISSELLE J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,535.18 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, VALERIE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $24,535.00 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ANNE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,534.94 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RHONDA J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $24,534.72 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITA, DONNA L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $24,534.63 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KAITLYNN E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,534.25 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIAN, JEANETTE M Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $24,534.10 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOD, MECHICO L, JR Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $24,534.08 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAOUZINET, ABDERRAHMANE Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $24,533.68 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, ASHLEY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $24,533.64 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, MARY A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $24,533.61 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, ROBERT J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $24,533.45 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, MARY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,532.90 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CARLO T Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,532.63 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAI, BAO X Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,532.15 Date 08/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, KELLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,531.93 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINCHAK, NANCY J Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $24,531.78 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KIM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,531.59 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLINGTON, JOHNATHAN M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $24,531.47 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, KENNETH B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $24,530.04 Date 04/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, PRESTON A, SR Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,529.80 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CAROLYN A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $24,529.70 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, KURT W Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $24,529.31 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, KIM M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $24,529.28 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, JOHN G Employer name Peru CSD Amount $24,529.03 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGERSTROM, MICHAEL D Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $24,528.76 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRUCE C Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $24,528.61 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHE, DAPHNEE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $24,528.28 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINAK, SANDRA L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $24,528.27 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, ROSEMARY Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $24,528.22 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERN, DIANE C Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $24,527.98 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BEAU, BRUCE E Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $24,527.92 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $24,527.75 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Fulton Amount $24,527.68 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAUJO, FABRICIO E Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $24,527.52 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JOSEPH Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,527.45 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, VINCENT L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $24,527.01 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCOVI, CHRISTINE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,526.50 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBLING, LYNDA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,526.05 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, SARAH G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $24,525.86 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAGLIA, DAVID C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $24,525.71 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK N Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $24,525.03 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JESSICA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $24,524.92 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, FREDERIC G Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $24,524.90 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZOLINA, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $24,524.41 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, CHRISTIANE E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $24,524.26 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREWICZ, DENISE L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,524.23 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, PATRICIA A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $24,523.99 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, IRENE R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,523.90 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JADE L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $24,523.66 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,523.19 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OELGESCHLAGER, KAY Employer name Highland CSD Amount $24,523.15 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDAW, RICHARD A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,522.50 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENT, MICHAEL R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,522.40 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLE, JONNA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,522.30 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHINA, GERALD L Employer name Albany County Amount $24,522.18 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, YOLANDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $24,522.15 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGOUIN, RYAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $24,521.88 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Rye Amount $24,521.08 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRONVOVO, KELLI-ANN Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $24,520.79 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEJEUNE, JILLIAN M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $24,520.13 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, COLETTE C Employer name Schuyler County Amount $24,519.92 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAVENY, MARGARET Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $24,519.69 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, KEVIN J Employer name Education Department Amount $24,519.42 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, VICKI C Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,519.25 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, MICHELE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,519.25 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTALVANOS, KYRIAKOULA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $24,519.13 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, NICOLE A Employer name Town of Tusten Amount $24,518.66 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LAURA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,518.39 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ASHLEY A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $24,518.14 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, ROSA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,517.86 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, JOSEPH C Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $24,517.81 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINO, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $24,517.79 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, AMY C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $24,517.63 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, RENEE J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $24,517.09 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ELIZABETH Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24,516.72 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULPA, BEVERLY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,516.10 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SHARON A Employer name Franklin County Amount $24,515.91 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, HAROLD J Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $24,515.40 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, JOSHUA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,515.26 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, CATHERINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $24,515.18 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRUCCI, SEBASTIAN Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $24,515.10 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, SARA Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $24,514.66 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHORTER, FAYE CINDY Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,514.60 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGIDIO, MARIA D Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $24,514.13 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, TRICIA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $24,514.06 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KARYN M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $24,514.06 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, MARY E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,513.47 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, PAUL M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $24,513.35 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ALISON C Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $24,513.18 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, BILL Q Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $24,512.65 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ANDREW Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,512.55 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRIS W, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,512.47 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESMITH, EMMANUEL L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,512.40 Date 11/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MARIA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,512.40 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $24,511.80 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System