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 MOYE, VALERIE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,751.32 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, WILLIAM M, III Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $23,751.27 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DONNA L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $23,751.11 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, AMY L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,751.03 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBERT, PAULA A Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $23,751.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIPFERT, JOYCE L Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $23,750.47 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIERZYNSKI, DENISE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,750.34 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMOLIS, VICTOR V Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $23,750.20 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, TERRY A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $23,750.18 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Granby Amount $23,750.07 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CONCETTAMARIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $23,750.00 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, DOMINGA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,750.00 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMKIN, SANDRA P Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $23,749.84 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPEK, PERIHAN Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $23,749.67 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOLL, MARILYN L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $23,748.71 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLACZYK, KRISTIN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $23,748.71 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUIDA, JOAN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $23,748.71 Date 03/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, NICOLE R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $23,748.63 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTILLETTA, LOIS K Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURINO, ADELE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGUANTA, AMY Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAN, MARGARET Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTULLIO, FILOMENA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, STACEY M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LUZ E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVRINOS, DESPINA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UCHIYAMA, ALICE Y Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,748.50 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOSEPH P Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $23,748.39 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELB, THOMAS F Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $23,748.38 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, LYNN Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $23,748.15 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSON, DONNA R Employer name Warren County Amount $23,748.15 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, REBECCA S Employer name Essex County Amount $23,747.85 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BRENDA J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $23,747.76 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, SUZANNE M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,747.64 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIZESKI, JOSEPH W Employer name Village of Grandview On Hudson Amount $23,746.50 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LISA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,746.48 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEPERT, JOYCE A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $23,746.38 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $23,746.20 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LATOYA C Employer name Broome County Amount $23,746.16 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, COCHISE P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $23,745.76 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEISER, JUDY S Employer name Ontario County Amount $23,745.63 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, PATRICIA A Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $23,744.24 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALD, BARBARA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,744.02 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SUZANNE B Employer name Madison County Amount $23,744.00 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, AMY L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,743.94 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, JANE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,743.75 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOS REYES, CYNTHIA S Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,743.70 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLOPOULOS, SUSAN L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,743.58 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, THOMAS R Employer name Village of Clyde Amount $23,742.97 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, ANN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,741.85 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTUS, JEFFERY L Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $23,740.95 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,740.71 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, GEORGE E, III Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $23,740.44 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELEPZUCK, DEBRA L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $23,740.36 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARBIN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,740.06 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TEONIE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,739.63 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,738.85 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNE, MICHAEL L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $23,738.74 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MADELINE D Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,738.69 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASZEWSKI, JENNIFER J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,738.59 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBAS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $23,738.59 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEETHAM, HOLLY C Employer name Education Department Amount $23,738.59 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAN, TODD P Employer name Education Department Amount $23,738.59 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSETT, ANDREW R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $23,738.59 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, ALLISON N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $23,738.59 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGARY, TINA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $23,738.50 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDET, AARON M Employer name Washington County Amount $23,738.30 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUE, CHERISE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,738.17 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JANET S Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $23,738.15 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $23,737.88 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIORIO, DENISE L Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $23,737.25 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, EVELYN P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,737.20 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNELL, MARY B Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $23,736.68 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, SHARON G Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $23,736.26 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINEMANN, GINA S Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $23,736.01 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, DEBRA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $23,736.00 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNUM, LOWELL A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $23,736.00 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, JAMES J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $23,735.20 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MELINDA J Employer name Broome County Amount $23,735.16 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JACOB M Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $23,735.00 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARIAS, MICHELLE D Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $23,734.92 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRI, CLARK D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,734.86 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,734.76 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, MARISA ROSE Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $23,734.49 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTMYER, LENA T Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $23,734.45 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARY T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,734.22 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERYCH, CANDACE L Employer name Village of Bath Amount $23,734.13 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, BERNARD J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $23,733.91 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, CHERYL L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $23,733.83 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, SUSETTE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,733.54 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, RONALD C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,733.36 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABEL, INGRID H H Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,733.23 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, TERESA L Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $23,733.00 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, SCOTT E Employer name Authorities Budget Office Amount $23,732.82 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUANGSANITH, SAM S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,732.75 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIATI, JEANNIE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $23,731.93 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, STEPHANIE I Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $23,731.27 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCAL, CARRIE A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $23,731.23 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, SHERRY D Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $23,731.07 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROSANTI, LUCIANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,731.00 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System