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 SHELTON, LLOYD B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,065.44 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHR, JOSHUA D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,065.05 Date 12/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS-ROBINSON, TIFFANY L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $24,064.81 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESWICK, MARIE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $24,064.25 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHEL, MARLENE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $24,064.00 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, CINDY J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,063.48 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAPFER, JULIE F Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $24,062.88 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUKES, DASHAWN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $24,062.68 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEDEN, SUBRINA K Employer name Montgomery County Amount $24,062.66 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, TRICIA L Employer name Madison CSD Amount $24,062.55 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYN, CARRIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,062.46 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZBY, JAMES D Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $24,061.83 Date 12/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMM, AMELIA D Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $24,061.80 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DANIEL L Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $24,061.59 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAUTZ, PETER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILARDA, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWOK, RICHARD Y Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RAYMOND L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMENTO, CLAUDIA A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,061.14 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.05 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, STEVEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.05 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ALEXANDER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,061.05 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, DEBRA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,060.74 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANSTON, BETTY J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,060.45 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, ALLEN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,060.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEREMY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,060.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KEVIN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,060.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, STEPHANIE Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,059.71 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Albany County Amount $24,059.67 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, LAURA C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $24,059.39 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, KRISTY S Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $24,058.89 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SON, HAEIN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $24,058.39 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCIDE, MARIE N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $24,058.10 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALENGO, JUSTIN E C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,058.06 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WADE P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,057.87 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, GREGORY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,057.76 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMETANKA, BRITTANY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $24,057.21 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMACHE, BRYAN D Employer name Allegany County Amount $24,057.06 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNPHY, KELLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,056.63 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DEBORAH Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $24,056.12 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKETT, THEODORE Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $24,056.03 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ROBERTO Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,055.86 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIEHL, KATHLEEN T Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $24,055.39 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, SHANTIA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,054.92 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, KYLE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $24,054.90 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, MILISSA J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $24,054.72 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ASMAR I Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,054.46 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, MELISA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24,054.43 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANGUS Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $24,054.36 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, BRENDAN X Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,054.00 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MARGARET E Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,053.60 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JOHN H Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $24,053.57 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, BARBARA L Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $24,053.44 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODNICK, DEBRA M Employer name Warren County Amount $24,053.40 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CECILIA Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $24,052.95 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, VICKIE L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $24,052.91 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICKER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $24,052.62 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PAULA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $24,052.53 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNER, MARCY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,052.25 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEANNE K Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $24,052.01 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOHN E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $24,051.97 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PATRICK C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,051.90 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSFORD, RICHARD C Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $24,051.69 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFENDERFER, JOHN C Employer name Education Department Amount $24,051.25 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTORIA E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $24,051.16 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISER, JESSE J Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $24,050.54 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, KENNETH M Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $24,050.50 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROBE, RANDY C Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $24,050.34 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARWAR, ADIB A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,050.29 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CATHY A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $24,049.68 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWIBELL, EVAN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $24,049.62 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, SCOTT A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $24,049.49 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DAWN C Employer name Niagara County Amount $24,048.36 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEO, AMEDEO F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,048.13 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWELL, SEAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,048.13 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, SCOTT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,048.13 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POCCA, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,048.13 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESAURO, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,048.13 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDIS, THERESA L Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $24,047.92 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACUK, STACY J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $24,047.64 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIR, CARL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $24,047.61 Date 11/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNENBERG, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,046.98 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAPLES, JUDITH ANN Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $24,046.86 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSA, BARBARA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $24,046.86 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLI, MARQUERITE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $24,046.72 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, RALPH J Employer name Erie County Amount $24,046.49 Date 03/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, JACQUELYN M Employer name Albany County Amount $24,045.92 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, CHERYL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,045.76 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTRY, SAQUAIA Q Employer name Orange County Amount $24,045.70 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCO, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,045.18 Date 04/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADZINSKI, VICKY Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $24,045.10 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, PAULETTE F Employer name Orleans County Amount $24,045.06 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, FLOYD C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $24,045.00 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMETTE, JESSICA L Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $24,044.69 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFINATI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,044.25 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELHINNY, SEAN S Employer name Village of Clyde Amount $24,043.76 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TEANNA Y Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $24,043.04 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, CAROL K Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $24,042.47 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESMER, CARRIE L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,042.41 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System