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 VELZIS, AMANDA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,339.85 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DENISE E Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $24,339.47 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABIE, JOCELYN L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $24,339.44 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DOROTHY H Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,339.32 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, OLIVIA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24,339.02 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ELSA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,339.01 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DENISE J Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,339.00 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBY, ROBERT L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $24,338.96 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, JAMAL Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $24,338.66 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAINZBAUER, NICOLE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,338.31 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $24,338.30 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, SHARON Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $24,338.27 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, TIMOTHY E Employer name Medina CSD Amount $24,338.26 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL ISOLA, ISABEL Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $24,337.71 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARUFY, SARAH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24,337.57 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, JONATHAN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,337.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, CHARLEAN A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $24,337.37 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ROMA, MICHAEL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24,337.00 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ERIN A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $24,336.80 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MANFRED Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $24,336.80 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVIA-FINK, JACQUELINE Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,336.31 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, BERNICE A Employer name Greene County Amount $24,336.10 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, KRISTIN M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $24,335.85 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, VIRGINIA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $24,335.54 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, DENISE M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $24,335.33 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESINE, VANESSA Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $24,334.88 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, WENDY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $24,334.79 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO-PENA, MARIA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $24,334.18 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MAZHARUL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $24,334.12 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $24,333.96 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, BARBARA H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,333.85 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASS, DIANA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,333.60 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKO, CARLIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,333.50 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOLI, NICHOLAS R Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $24,333.44 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, DEBRA K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,333.22 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, RICHARD I Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $24,333.00 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, DEBORAH W Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $24,332.87 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, MARIA T Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $24,332.63 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEANDER, SHIRLEY J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $24,332.61 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FUOCO, CRISTINE S Employer name Town of Tully Amount $24,332.49 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VICTOR L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $24,332.39 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, GAYLE A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,331.78 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, LOUISE A Employer name Perry CSD Amount $24,331.78 Date 01/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANETTI, MELANIE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,330.70 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, GORDON J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,330.59 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, EARLEEN D Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $24,330.34 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONTANEO, SHIRLEY I Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $24,330.34 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, BETTY A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $24,330.34 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACK, LAURIE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,330.31 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWALL, LORI A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $24,330.26 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, DONNA Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $24,329.98 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD T Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $24,329.76 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUAWAD, KIFAH F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,329.74 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MONICA A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $24,329.28 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, DOLORES Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $24,329.01 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MINN, ELLEN V Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $24,328.31 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, GREGORY J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $24,328.21 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHARONE C Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $24,327.77 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEMAKER, DONALD W Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $24,327.67 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, LISA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,327.58 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, PATRICK C Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,327.50 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RICHARD K, JR Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $24,327.14 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, LAUREN E Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $24,327.03 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, DESMOND A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $24,326.85 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, MICHAEL G Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $24,326.72 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, LOREDANA P Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $24,326.45 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, LUCINDA A Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $24,326.02 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SHERRY L Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $24,325.47 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEF, HELEN A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $24,325.41 Date 06/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, KATIE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $24,325.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, CHERIE J Employer name Education Department Amount $24,324.79 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, SANA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $24,324.00 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAQI, SHEFQET Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,323.68 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, JOANNE L Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $24,323.40 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUETER, LISA Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $24,323.22 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SUSAN B Employer name Cayuga County Amount $24,322.85 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHJEN, JANIE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,322.49 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGIOVANE, ROSANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,322.06 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, JANETTE M Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $24,321.66 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICCO, HARRIET Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $24,321.66 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, TRIMATHIE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $24,321.39 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DEIRDRE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,320.89 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, CONSTANCE F Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $24,320.06 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGNER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $24,319.34 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNEY, CICELY D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,319.20 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BONNIE S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $24,319.09 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTO, SAMUEL B Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $24,318.93 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,318.13 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, WILLIAM J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,317.84 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLI, GREGG A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,317.55 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, JULIANNA L Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $24,317.51 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJACZKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $24,317.29 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, LUA T Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $24,317.26 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DIANE M Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $24,317.22 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKTER, MARIE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,316.94 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRZYPEK, DENISE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,316.29 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $24,316.01 Date 06/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALZO, KIM A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,315.48 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, CHRISTIAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,315.00 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLE, MARY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,314.87 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System