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 THOMPSON, KATHERINE V Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $24,292.96 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JACQUELYNN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $24,292.58 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, CHARLENE M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $24,292.52 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MADELYN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $24,292.50 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, DEIRDRE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $24,292.35 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURJU, DEOCHAN Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $24,292.08 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYGALL, JOANNE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,292.05 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTROFELD, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $24,291.91 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARY KAY Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $24,291.82 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, CHARLENE S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,291.82 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, MEGAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $24,291.70 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMSTEAD, HOWARD S Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,291.15 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,290.65 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSATS, GINA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $24,290.65 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALKON, PATRICIA L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $24,290.24 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, RICHARD L Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $24,290.21 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SHANA-KAY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $24,290.10 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMLAGE, JOSHUA F Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $24,289.75 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNELL, AARON L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $24,289.62 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, JOSEPH M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,289.39 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODONIS, MARIE Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $24,289.27 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, PATRICIA G Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $24,288.89 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABAD, AMBER M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $24,288.65 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRIAULT, JOURDAN J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $24,288.49 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, VINCENT J Employer name Albany County Amount $24,288.46 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $24,288.45 Date 06/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZA, MARIA C Employer name Erie County Amount $24,288.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, JOSHUA P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,287.94 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEL, DANIEL P Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,287.20 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, GAMALIER Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,286.85 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, MELISSA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $24,286.51 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, MARY ANN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,286.46 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, MICHELE C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,285.60 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWLER, DOUGLAS G Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $24,285.46 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, DEBORAH L Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $24,285.31 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAL, MARIDHULA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,285.04 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, KELLY L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $24,284.01 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNYON, DELMUS E Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,283.90 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, CHAD E Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,283.90 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKJER, DERRICK M, SR Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,283.82 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCH, ERIC J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,283.80 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWARKER, DAVID S Employer name Town of Chester Amount $24,283.53 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, THERESA L Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $24,283.29 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, LA TONYA R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,283.28 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TYRONE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $24,282.91 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, JASON R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $24,282.67 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, SHELLEY A Employer name Warren County Amount $24,282.34 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TAWANA R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $24,281.78 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BILLY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,281.72 Date 10/18/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MARGARET M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,281.32 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MOLLY T Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,280.49 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONNA B Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,280.47 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZE, JOANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $24,280.18 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBRANO, MATTHEW P Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,279.77 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIFO, JOSEPH V Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $24,279.56 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DALTON E Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $24,279.56 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PAUL N, II Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $24,279.18 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, STEPHANIE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $24,279.08 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, YESIKA Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $24,278.95 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, HILLARY G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,278.81 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAMAN, MISHELE L Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $24,278.79 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, MELISSA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $24,278.55 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JESSICA H Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,278.21 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASCONI, LINDA J Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $24,277.87 Date 04/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, SHELLY ANN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,277.83 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTI, CAROL J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,277.82 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNATA, GRAZIA Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $24,277.69 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMHARDT, MELISSA K Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,277.59 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRISON, KATHRYN A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,277.04 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALOBOS, XAVIER U Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,276.67 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL E, II Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,276.60 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KIMBERLY Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,276.59 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLE, GARY C Employer name Albany County Amount $24,276.48 Date 05/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, EUGENE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,276.34 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, JEFFREY M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $24,276.20 Date 01/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULA, NEIL R Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $24,275.89 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI, MELISSA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,275.75 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLI, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,275.70 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNOT, PATRICIA J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,275.27 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, SUSAN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,274.63 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, LORALI A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $24,274.63 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, THOMAS J Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $24,274.57 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBER, PAUL E Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $24,274.45 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $24,274.19 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMULA, MEGAN E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $24,274.17 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACKOSKI, THOMAS H Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $24,274.02 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCO, FRANCINE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $24,273.79 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKO, YULIYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,273.08 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JANET K Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,272.95 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRELL, MARGARET M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $24,272.95 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $24,272.90 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUCALE, SUSAN M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $24,272.08 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLMOTT, JENNIFER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $24,271.67 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, ROBERT N Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,271.62 Date 11/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, AARON T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $24,271.62 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DANIELLE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,271.36 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDAN, ANITA L Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $24,271.34 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, LUCIA F Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $24,271.31 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, KERRY A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $24,271.06 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROFMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $24,270.56 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System