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 GINETT, NANCY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $24,387.30 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALLS, EMILY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,386.88 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DEBRA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $24,386.69 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CANDI L Employer name Franklin County Amount $24,386.44 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, TIA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,386.43 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $24,386.30 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANE, SHIRLEY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,386.07 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHAN, NANCY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,385.54 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHLER, RUSSELL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,385.52 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSEY, AIDAN A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $24,385.18 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDHAUSEN, LAURA A Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $24,384.78 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CARLA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $24,384.70 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWIL, ASHLEY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $24,384.58 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, NATASHA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,384.21 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHARLES W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,383.35 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUTEL, TIMOTHY W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $24,382.96 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JAMES T Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $24,382.62 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, TELICIA S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $24,382.02 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, NAKIA T Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $24,381.97 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, SHELLEY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,381.88 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JOYCE E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $24,381.84 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, M CHRISTINE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $24,381.78 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCAMP, ASHLEY M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $24,381.77 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNIG, COLLEEN M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $24,381.58 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IASEVOLI, ANNIBALE Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $24,381.51 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, THERESA C Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $24,381.48 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, CONSTANCE M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $24,381.37 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, LARANDIA Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $24,381.35 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIENZA, WILLIAM C Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $24,381.14 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHL, LAUREN T Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $24,381.06 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, THOMAS B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,380.80 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONIEWSKI, NANCY H Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $24,380.37 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TARISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,380.24 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, PAMELA A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,379.70 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYZAK, KEVIN J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $24,379.28 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, ARTHUR J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,378.61 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENJAMIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,378.43 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, JENNIFER N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,377.86 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ANDREW D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $24,377.80 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDAUGH, TERRI L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $24,377.50 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, CAROLYN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $24,377.25 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, FRANKLIN J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $24,376.96 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERSON, LAURA M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $24,376.82 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAYNY, JUDITH A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,376.73 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, TARA E Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $24,376.49 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, ELLEN A Employer name Albany County Amount $24,376.46 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, KENNETH P Employer name Town of Livingston Amount $24,376.26 Date 09/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOHN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,376.15 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, CHERYL A Employer name Tully CSD Amount $24,376.00 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, CAROL B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $24,375.94 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, DEBORAH J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $24,375.93 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBERRY, STEPHEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $24,375.52 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, MELISSA D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,375.46 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTRAND, NICOLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,375.25 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFO, CHRISTA L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $24,374.82 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, PATRICIA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,373.99 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTENE, AMY R Employer name Marion CSD Amount $24,373.45 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRONE, MARGARET A Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $24,373.20 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MICHAEL D Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $24,372.75 Date 11/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, JANINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,371.97 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, ALAN D Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $24,371.36 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Canaan Amount $24,370.68 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, KRISTEN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,370.51 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSZKA, DONNA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $24,370.47 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, CRAIG A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $24,370.42 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, ALEXANDER J Employer name Franklin County Amount $24,370.28 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, JOSEPH V Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $24,370.13 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, THERESE C Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $24,370.02 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODKOWSKI-LABARTINO, JOY K Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,370.00 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREGE, MARY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,369.84 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHBURG, CAYLYN E Employer name Education Department Amount $24,369.75 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, KATHY L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $24,369.52 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIKOWSKI, KATHRYN Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,369.51 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $24,369.28 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REBHUN, RACHAEL E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,368.64 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, BEETA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $24,368.44 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZEBIEN, DANUTA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $24,367.97 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, LISA M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,367.96 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVARTS, KRISTINA W Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $24,367.65 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, CYNTHIA Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $24,367.56 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGOIA, TINA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,367.28 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIBS-STANKAITIS, JESSICA Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $24,366.96 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, EMILY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,366.79 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORCE, MICHAEL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24,366.35 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIR, VIRGINIA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $24,366.34 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, PAULA J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,366.27 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLNIER, MARYBETH Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,366.15 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVEN, CORY J Employer name Albany County Amount $24,365.84 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, IDA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,365.61 Date 11/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AMIE L Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $24,365.40 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RITA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $24,365.34 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, JOHN MICHAEL Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $24,364.98 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, JOHN H, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $24,364.86 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MONA M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $24,364.40 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONNER, MATTHEW J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $24,364.39 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $24,364.37 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, JAMES F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,364.30 Date 07/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSEPH, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,363.93 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, STACEY E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,363.80 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, MARIE L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $24,363.26 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System