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 TARBELL-NEU, BETSY L Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $24,018.59 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, DENNIS R Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,017.55 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSTER, LEONA C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $24,017.55 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DANA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,017.39 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGNEY, DENISE P Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,017.31 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNORINO, JOSEPH K Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $24,017.30 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, SCOTT E Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $24,017.24 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Red Jacket Library Amount $24,017.14 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEBRA J Employer name Attica CSD Amount $24,017.10 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENGEL, CHARLENE B Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $24,017.01 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, TERILEE M Employer name Albany County Amount $24,016.92 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEIRO, FRANK Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $24,016.42 Date 08/16/1956 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, SUSAN D Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $24,016.24 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CRAIG D, SR Employer name Malone CSD Amount $24,016.16 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHOUD, LISA M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $24,016.05 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, MONA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,016.04 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARUE, JUDITH M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $24,014.69 Date 12/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, JONATHAN W Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $24,014.51 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LORRAINE D Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $24,014.48 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLA, MARY ANN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,013.30 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBADEAU, DEREK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $24,013.13 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, RICARDO K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,013.08 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, CARMEN I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,012.95 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, PATRICE LYNN Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $24,012.84 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIADINA, PETER J Employer name Erie County Amount $24,012.31 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, KEVIN J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,011.95 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JOANNE Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,011.64 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DEBRA H Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,011.64 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, DEBRA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,011.53 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, DONNELL J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $24,011.25 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, PATRICK W Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $24,011.25 Date 05/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIS, YOSHABELLE LOVE, MS Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $24,011.05 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEAN M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $24,010.77 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLOCHA, ANNE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,010.41 Date 03/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ELIZABETH Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $24,010.35 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DARLENE L Employer name Broome County Amount $24,010.28 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,010.08 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, JULI S Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,009.93 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, DAVID L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,009.66 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, JUDITH A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $24,009.63 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, LAVINA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24,009.55 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, RUTHIE M Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $24,009.53 Date 12/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Laurens Amount $24,009.51 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNIELLO, DEBORAH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,009.40 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, THOMAS R Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $24,009.36 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTAKE, AMY F Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $24,009.28 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, ARLETTE F Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,009.01 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TIMOTHY J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $24,008.79 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DESARAE N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,008.52 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JEFFREY R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $24,008.51 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, COLLEEN S, MRS Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,008.44 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SHERRI L Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $24,008.33 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKMAN, KIM E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $24,008.28 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSONE, GINA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $24,008.02 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONAN, GRETCHEN Employer name Education Department Amount $24,007.61 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBICKI, WALTER W, II Employer name Greene County Amount $24,007.54 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, TOVAH S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,007.45 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, KIERA D Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $24,007.34 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEICHNER, EILEEN T Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $24,007.25 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, RALPH H Employer name Town of Hartford Amount $24,007.18 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWICKI, KIM A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $24,007.02 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SEAN K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,006.75 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, SCOTT P Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,006.68 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, SHARON M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,006.62 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, ROBERTA G Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,006.43 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, BRENDAN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,006.22 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGUSIAK, TERESA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,005.91 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LINA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $24,005.82 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, ROBIN E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $24,005.62 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSQUADRO, PAMELA C Employer name Bohemia Fire District Amount $24,005.54 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIMON, JACQUELINE Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $24,005.54 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, LINDA J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $24,005.53 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, DEBORAH A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $24,005.53 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JASON J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,005.50 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRIONE, JOAN A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,005.40 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLENEUVE, JAMES E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,005.12 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DARRELL S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $24,005.00 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNICOLA, KAERN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $24,004.93 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, HEATHER E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $24,004.77 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON-CAREY, CHRISTINA L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $24,004.63 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLICK, CATHLEEN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $24,004.63 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROTANO, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,004.15 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $24,004.01 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEITH P Employer name Lewis County Amount $24,004.00 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Town of Crown Point Amount $24,003.53 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, JOHN T Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $24,003.40 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNLEY, LAUREN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,003.12 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUGOPAL, SARASWATHI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $24,003.12 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCA, GREGORY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,003.12 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JOSHUA F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,003.12 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOUR, HARRY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,003.12 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-FLOWERS, ROBIN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,003.12 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, AMBER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,003.12 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEISCH, THERESA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,003.10 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALM, JARZETTE P Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $24,002.74 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, CHRISTIANA G Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $24,002.18 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULOK, MARY E Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $24,002.08 Date 01/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPANOS, ELENI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,002.08 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, LAURA Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $24,002.07 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCA, SILVIA C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $24,001.80 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System