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 POSILLICO, MICHAEL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,624.50 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PULASKI, RICHARD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,624.50 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, RYAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,624.50 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DELFINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,624.50 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMMON, JENNA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,623.05 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CHARLEEN N Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $23,621.69 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCIO, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $23,621.59 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUS, PATRICIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,621.49 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTTEN, ARTHUR J, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,621.10 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, MARIA Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $23,620.77 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, TINA M, MS Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,620.65 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, THERESA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $23,620.55 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MARIO R Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $23,620.33 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $23,619.86 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MAHELIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $23,619.19 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANELLI-ANDERSEN, LISA L Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $23,618.99 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTORIO, ANNE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,618.57 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANNE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $23,618.38 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKOVICH, DONNA E Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $23,618.38 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCHESE, KAREN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,618.19 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIA, IRENE G Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,617.52 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, NICOLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,617.44 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO RUSSO, JENNIFER P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,617.26 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUISSERETH, JEAN G Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $23,617.00 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDER, THOMAS M Employer name Broome County Amount $23,616.61 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $23,615.17 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, TRASA J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $23,614.80 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOSCAK, GERALDINE A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,614.79 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,614.43 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, PATRICIA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,614.11 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSBURG, GABRIELLE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,613.59 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, MAUREEN T Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $23,613.54 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, NICOLE J Employer name Village of Perry Amount $23,613.32 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROXANNE E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,613.04 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER-CUASCUT, BETTY Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,612.94 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, ROBERTA J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,612.90 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, NANCY Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $23,612.85 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZON, WENDY S Employer name Town of Parma Amount $23,612.57 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, MARIA R Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $23,612.52 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, DEBORAH J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,612.39 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, AMY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,612.21 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MIGUEL A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,611.88 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $23,611.74 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ELLEN M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $23,611.09 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, VALARIE J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $23,611.01 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, RACHEL H Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $23,610.94 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MARK W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,610.92 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, DAVID P Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $23,610.84 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDIAN, FATOU B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,609.38 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSA, SEMAKO A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $23,608.97 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL-AVENT, DENISE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,608.50 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATT, LAWRENCE R Employer name Elba CSD Amount $23,608.04 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, MARIA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $23,608.00 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUICK, CAROL L Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $23,607.99 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANK, ALISON I Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,607.24 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $23,607.07 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAW, JACQUELINE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,606.78 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIELLO, GERALDINE Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $23,606.55 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUTSATSOS, JAMES M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,605.93 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, THOMAS M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $23,605.83 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGH, DANA L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $23,605.71 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ANGIE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,605.52 Date 08/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEA, NANCY D Employer name Village of Stamford Amount $23,605.38 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIL, THOMAS C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,605.37 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NUTT, TIMOTHY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,605.32 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ELLEN L Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $23,605.16 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, YOLANDA Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $23,604.95 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICH, KONGKEA Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $23,604.95 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ-OVERTON, RENA Employer name Rockland County Amount $23,604.62 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHUT, SALLY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,604.24 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASIE, KAREN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,604.15 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JEAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,603.59 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DIANA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,603.08 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAITLYN T Employer name Department of State Amount $23,603.08 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIH, SHABANA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $23,603.08 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGROSSER, AMANDA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,603.07 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, LYNN N Employer name Town of Massena Amount $23,602.46 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, JASON L B Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $23,602.36 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, VICKIE K Employer name Galway CSD Amount $23,601.27 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, GINGER G Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $23,601.22 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPA, TATYANA L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,600.80 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, RANDAH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,600.66 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, MONIQUE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,600.60 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOSSELA, MARY ANN Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $23,600.41 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTURANO, MARY J Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $23,599.99 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BONNIE J Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $23,599.87 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MICHAEL D Employer name Eden CSD Amount $23,599.70 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABONTE, RENATA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $23,599.00 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, CAROLYN Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $23,598.94 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, SANDRA M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $23,598.83 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RENE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $23,598.26 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, ALBERT J Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,598.12 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLA, PAMELA M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $23,597.90 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, DAVID M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,597.89 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KELLY A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,597.78 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DORIE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,597.42 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLYMPIA, MARY A Employer name Newburgh Housing Authority Amount $23,597.34 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPLICKI, JACKIE L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $23,596.81 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DEBORAH A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $23,596.63 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAA, CLAUDIA K Employer name Orange County Amount $23,596.27 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System