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 SMITH, CHARLES S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $23,884.93 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, MAGEN N Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $23,884.75 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDEY, KYLE P Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $23,884.74 Date 04/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTO, HUMBERTO Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $23,884.66 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINCKEL, SHARON R Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $23,884.57 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, SCOTT R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $23,884.51 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ASHLEY N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,884.25 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULANAJ, ZENEL S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $23,883.74 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIL, MARIE Y Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $23,882.98 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLEY, CLAIRE E Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $23,882.51 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, BONNIE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $23,882.21 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBOAT, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,882.02 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SICKLE, DOROTHEA D Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $23,881.95 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEL, GEORGE J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,881.78 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZETTO, HEATHER L Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $23,881.74 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, BRIDGETT LYNN Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $23,881.71 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIEN, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $23,881.42 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM-WILLIAMS, CHARMAINE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,881.36 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKETT, SHERRY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,881.09 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, ELAINE J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $23,880.88 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, ANDREA E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $23,880.48 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCK, SHEILA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,880.02 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENCIK, BETTY J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $23,880.00 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ALISON S Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $23,879.82 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTACH, ROSA A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $23,879.30 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, TETRIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23,879.11 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, LORI A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,879.10 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, RENEE S Employer name Highland CSD Amount $23,879.02 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, WENDY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,878.98 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, JANET J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,878.98 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JULIET R Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $23,878.62 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,878.54 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISZEWSKI, MELISSA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,878.28 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TRACY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,877.65 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, BRANDY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,877.64 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, BRITTNEY T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,877.10 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, TREVOR J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $23,877.10 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERMEHL, BARBARA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,876.64 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSKA, ANDREA M Employer name Erie County Amount $23,876.38 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHLOMO, JODY E Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $23,876.34 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRONARDI, DANIEL D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,876.31 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, MAUREEN A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $23,876.31 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, ARIANNA N Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,875.47 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JOHN J Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $23,875.00 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, MICHAEL T Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $23,874.94 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAR, THERESA Employer name West Hempstead Water District Amount $23,874.20 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAMELA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $23,873.92 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, ANITA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,873.65 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDROFF-PLAISTED, ANGELA C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $23,873.46 Date 06/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NETT, JASON R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,873.07 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, MARY SUE Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $23,872.91 Date 10/14/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, TIMOTHY I Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $23,872.85 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, MARGIT Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,872.70 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERACRE, BRADLEY S Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $23,872.01 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, KIA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,871.89 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEORE, JEANNE Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $23,871.62 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, ANN L Employer name Portville CSD Amount $23,871.55 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NIERNEY, ROSARIA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $23,871.44 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, BONNIE L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $23,871.28 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCHI, MARY KAY Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,870.67 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JASON Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $23,870.57 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, KIM C Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,870.24 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JOSEPHINE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $23,870.12 Date 09/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SHERMAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,869.82 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGAUDIO-DOLLE, MARIA D Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $23,869.70 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, JOHN E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,868.56 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, MARIA E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,868.47 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHUARAA S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $23,868.23 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUL, SHEENA L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $23,868.04 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, DEBORAH A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $23,867.94 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, JANE L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,867.28 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, PAMELA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,867.28 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, RAHSAAN K Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,867.27 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRORY, DINA R Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $23,867.25 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, HILLARY L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $23,867.04 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEYGEL, DONNA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,866.90 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKA, AMY W Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $23,866.87 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, KRISTIN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,866.40 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $23,866.24 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUDIBAUGH, DEBORAH E Employer name Otsego County Amount $23,866.16 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILSTRO, TAMARA A Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $23,866.12 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIENDO, KARLA Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $23,866.11 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, JOSEPH J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,865.30 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTIN, SHAWN P Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,865.23 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, DONALD C Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $23,865.23 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASLEY, TRACIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,865.13 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, TINA L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $23,865.00 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TATIYANA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,864.96 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, LINDA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,864.86 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, TESS E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $23,864.30 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZ, THERESA L Employer name Albany County Amount $23,863.68 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, JACQUELINE F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $23,863.63 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, AMBER A Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,863.24 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONES, ROGER D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $23,862.82 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, KATHY L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $23,862.58 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANDSEN, CASEY V Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,862.56 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDWARD J, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,862.20 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, ALLISON W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $23,861.57 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MARCUS R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $23,861.54 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, AKILI-ABDUL H Employer name City of Albany Amount $23,861.42 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System