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 STEVENS, SUSAN E Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $24,492.35 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASRAT, LAKSHMI DEVI Employer name Schenectady County Amount $24,492.29 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MICHAEL D Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $24,492.24 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, HARRIET M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $24,492.06 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTKE, DOMENICA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,492.03 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, LISA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $24,491.48 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DONALD E, JR Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,491.47 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEBY, JESSICA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $24,490.57 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBIRD, PETER R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $24,490.52 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDBERG, HELEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,490.41 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYMERS, ROBIN L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $24,490.25 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDEO, DANIEL C Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $24,490.00 Date 03/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, CESAR A Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $24,489.68 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FABIAN J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $24,489.40 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, LINDA Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $24,488.79 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, NAOMI Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $24,488.37 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, KIM M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $24,487.94 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, TRYNA L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $24,487.89 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, SHARON A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,487.73 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDBERRY, ROBIN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,487.66 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMS, BETHANY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,487.63 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, BERNADETTE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,487.42 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, BARBARA E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $24,486.94 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, AMY M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $24,486.01 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, ALICIA D Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $24,484.76 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAS, TYRITA S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,484.46 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, M KATHALEEN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,484.12 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, LINDA G Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $24,484.02 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DEREK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,483.71 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LINDA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,483.57 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIBERGER, KRISTEN Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $24,482.56 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMUDA, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Amount $24,482.23 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, NICOLE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,482.14 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARDAVOYNE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,481.99 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, LESLIE M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,481.54 Date 11/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, RENEE M B Employer name Clinton County Amount $24,481.05 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, BRANDON S Employer name Warren County Amount $24,481.04 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Malone Amount $24,480.79 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBEL, SAMANTHA P Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $24,480.64 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESCOTT, JANE A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $24,480.50 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, UNA J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $24,479.92 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVIS, PARAKO R Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $24,479.40 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHALEY GUNDERSEN, JENNIFER D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,479.32 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSTROM, SUSAN B Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $24,479.31 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYBURGH, JAMES R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,479.07 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, JOANNE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,479.04 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, JUDITH L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,478.82 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CATHERINE A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $24,478.80 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, CHERIAN P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $24,478.59 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVENWORTH, DIANNE C Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $24,478.47 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERY, MICHELLE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $24,478.27 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JUSTIN W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,478.02 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, TAMMY A Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $24,477.76 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDL, ELISA J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $24,477.74 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, KYLE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,477.58 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLENEY, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $24,477.36 Date 12/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUYEMI, OLUWASEGUN O Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $24,476.90 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TERRY M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $24,476.89 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULA, EATHAN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $24,476.41 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LYNWOOD Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $24,476.11 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JOSEPHINE J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,475.58 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGLE, ERIC L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,475.54 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, ALLIE W Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,474.76 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, PATRICK R Employer name Westchester County Amount $24,474.18 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, PEGGY J Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $24,474.10 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINO, HAYDEE B Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,473.39 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWETEN, VALERIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,473.27 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KERRY L Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $24,473.19 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERSEN, MAYA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24,472.65 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLERAN, BETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $24,472.50 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSAFIUME, TAMMY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $24,472.44 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, MONIKA A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $24,472.43 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, ANGELA M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $24,472.05 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, ELAINE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,472.00 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIGHES, STEPHAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $24,471.58 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGOWSKI, MARK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,471.51 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, SANDRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,471.06 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, VENESSA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,470.98 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHYAP, RUBY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,470.95 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLA, KATIE Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $24,470.88 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELBER, MARY BETH Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $24,470.78 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, JOANNE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $24,470.47 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, WENDY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,470.19 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTY, KRISTI R Employer name Granville CSD Amount $24,470.01 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, NIDIA E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,469.72 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CAROL E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $24,468.98 Date 05/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, BRANDY L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $24,468.91 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMIE L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $24,468.88 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBREROS, GUSTAVO A Employer name Education Department Amount $24,468.75 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYAVE, DUNIA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,468.11 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, CODY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,467.89 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $24,467.78 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, PAMELA D Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $24,467.61 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELTHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $24,467.35 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARSKI, KEVIN P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $24,466.74 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINLAW, ANGEL L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,466.10 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $24,465.96 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, STEPHEN C Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $24,465.42 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, VERNADETTE L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $24,465.11 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KIMBERLY D Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $24,465.10 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System