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 MINER, BRANDON W Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,501.64 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARQUITA Employer name Albany County Amount $23,501.45 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BARRY JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,501.00 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, LORETTA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $23,500.92 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELA, THERESA A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $23,500.74 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOHANNA B Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $23,500.25 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, JOSE J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $23,500.25 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CRISTO, DEBRA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $23,500.23 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JERIKA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,499.97 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SARAH J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,499.95 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, AMY E Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $23,499.47 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, GERALDINE D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $23,499.26 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, SARAH A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $23,499.05 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, TAWNETT R Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,499.03 Date 08/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES-BERNARD, JOANNE M Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $23,498.59 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MAGEN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,498.30 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISSICHELLI, DAWN A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $23,497.88 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, ROGER C Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $23,497.87 Date 06/29/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, ANN M Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $23,497.72 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MADONNA S Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $23,497.60 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAHAI D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $23,497.60 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTZA, MARIA G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,497.55 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPI, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $23,497.47 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANE, AMBER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,497.23 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULEY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $23,497.23 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRIS, KEITH W Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $23,497.18 Date 02/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, RYAN T Employer name Rockland County Amount $23,496.72 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MAUREEN C Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $23,496.63 Date 02/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, DEBRA B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,496.07 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORVEY, DIANE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,496.05 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, WARREN F, JR Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $23,495.77 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, DONNA L Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $23,495.54 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, URANIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,495.49 Date 08/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKEEL, ANNE M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $23,495.25 Date 11/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, JOAN M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $23,495.02 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAENKEL, DEBORAH Z Employer name Town of Milan Amount $23,494.51 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLAN, MEGHAN E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $23,494.39 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ROBERT T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,494.29 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRESING, DIANE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $23,494.04 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CINTIO, CINDY L Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $23,493.22 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, GINA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $23,493.06 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AMBER D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,492.73 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, JOHANNA S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $23,492.71 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELLE, DAMIEN F Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $23,492.42 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN K Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $23,492.09 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIWKA, NICOLE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,491.73 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFIERO, MARY ALICE Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $23,491.56 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, DENISE A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,491.12 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, LYNN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,490.92 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JENNIFER R Employer name Eden CSD Amount $23,490.68 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, ANGELA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $23,490.65 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBERTIS, LINDA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $23,489.25 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHETTI, ANNA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $23,488.81 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SEJAL Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $23,488.63 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURADO, DOUGLAS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,488.29 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, EZEKIEL J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $23,488.02 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERA, WILLIAM J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,487.80 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRANDON W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $23,487.59 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, LISA D Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,487.37 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CYNTHIA M Employer name Warren County Amount $23,487.20 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, DINELIA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $23,487.08 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSING, LAURA A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $23,487.06 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAIKH, SALMA N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,487.02 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURZYNSKI, ELAINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,486.97 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PHILIP S Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $23,486.79 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIAN, CODY P Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,486.09 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDE, NIKKIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,485.93 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, MATTHEW P Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $23,485.56 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOSHUA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,485.25 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $23,485.24 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, LOIS J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,485.11 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA MATER, TAMMY L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $23,484.88 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEPKEN, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,484.64 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, LIANA P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $23,484.46 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, ROSE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,483.92 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTO, DANIEL Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $23,483.92 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, TAWNNEE V Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $23,483.78 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, THERESA L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $23,483.54 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, FRANCIS E Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $23,482.97 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEHR, TANYA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,482.51 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIMBERLY C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $23,482.40 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, AGATHA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,482.15 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARE, MARGARET M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $23,481.66 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINE, CATHLEEN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,481.56 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JAY C Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,481.36 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, GAIL A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $23,481.29 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAMP, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,481.15 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, KATRINA A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $23,480.50 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMOLARIS, ERIKA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,479.66 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAME, ANN M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $23,479.54 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWELL, TYLER S G Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $23,479.23 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, DIANE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,478.56 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, BILLIE JO Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,478.56 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CRUZ Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $23,478.00 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, SUSAN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $23,477.95 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARALUNAS, SAMANTHA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,477.89 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BARBARA D Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $23,477.84 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, SUZANNE R Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $23,477.56 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, ANIKA C Employer name Orange County Amount $23,477.53 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, SANDY J Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $23,477.39 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System