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 SERFILIPPI, ROBERTA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $23,406.65 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS-AVADAN, SHERRY L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $23,406.59 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, RONNA M Employer name Milford CSD Amount $23,406.34 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MILDRED R Employer name Erie County Amount $23,406.30 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $23,406.00 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER, RONALD J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,405.93 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBESTA, CATHERINE Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $23,405.70 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $23,405.21 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, NANCY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,404.87 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $23,404.85 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, AMY C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,404.72 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBEN, ISRAEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,404.44 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADBURY, JANE Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $23,404.17 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDEK, LORRAINE A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $23,404.09 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINSON, ELAINE H Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,403.91 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURANIA, ANNA F Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,403.82 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO-RIANO, CLAUDIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,403.43 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, CHUORAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,403.06 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLURI, UPADA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,403.06 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAREEM, NAMITA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,402.98 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, JAMES J Employer name Ontario County Amount $23,402.97 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, LESLEY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $23,402.83 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, GINNA M Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $23,402.55 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, BRYAN A Employer name Town of Union Amount $23,402.34 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNER, RAYMOND D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $23,401.59 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABBAGESTALK, JUDITH Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,401.38 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADERMAN, AMY M Employer name Red Jacket Library Amount $23,400.10 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TASHAWNA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $23,399.97 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADKY, EDWARD J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,399.81 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, THOMAS E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $23,399.81 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOLFO, JANET A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $23,399.81 Date 05/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, MAYRA P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,399.74 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, VIRGINIA F Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $23,399.60 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, THERESA Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $23,399.48 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LORRAINE M Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $23,399.22 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JACK D Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $23,399.16 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYGMUNT, LORA M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $23,399.04 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORI, CONSTANCE C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,398.92 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DANIEL Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $23,398.72 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTARO, MAE C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,398.53 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI, PATRICIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,398.50 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $23,398.38 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLEY, MICHELE L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $23,398.21 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICHARD G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,398.10 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, EILEEN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,398.01 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, JENNIE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,397.52 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, THOMAS J Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,397.33 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, SHEILA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,397.23 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEPHANIE L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $23,396.36 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DANIEL Employer name City of Olean Amount $23,396.12 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORINA, AMY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,395.94 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, KIMBERLY M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,395.91 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, LORI L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $23,395.82 Date 02/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, OPAL D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,395.53 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADDELL, NANCY A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $23,395.52 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, CHARLENE M Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $23,395.30 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,394.65 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETSKY, TRACY A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $23,394.55 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, BERT M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $23,394.51 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRIONE, DEBORAH Y Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $23,394.36 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROSIO, JEFF P Employer name Village of Ravena Amount $23,394.20 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, SHARON L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $23,394.04 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREK, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,394.00 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, JAMES Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $23,393.93 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, JORDAN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,393.07 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TYLOR M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $23,392.87 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNEBERG, LAUREN B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $23,392.77 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, COLLEEN Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $23,392.75 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BRIAN P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $23,392.51 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, DEBORAH S Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $23,392.17 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKINEN, CATHERINE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,391.62 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCE, JANET R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,391.31 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAROSSI, JO ANNE Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $23,390.97 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINT, RONALD L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $23,390.56 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEHR, RICHARD Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $23,390.41 Date 04/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, ORTENSIA N Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $23,390.06 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PAUL E Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $23,390.00 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, PETER F Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $23,389.80 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, JEANNE B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $23,389.42 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILER, DONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $23,389.41 Date 07/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,389.24 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUZA, NORMAN F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $23,388.54 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, BRIAN E Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $23,388.41 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOSKI, DAPHNE A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $23,388.39 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INESON, ROBYN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,387.80 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, MARY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $23,387.77 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $23,387.32 Date 12/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, GREGG A Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $23,387.16 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JOYCE H Employer name Holland CSD Amount $23,387.04 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, KIM A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,386.90 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGUETA, NANCY L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $23,386.60 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ROBERT J Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $23,386.32 Date 03/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, MARTA A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $23,386.22 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, FRANCES A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,385.64 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADER, CRYSTAL A Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $23,385.48 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITED, MARIA M Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $23,384.92 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, ALEK J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $23,384.84 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HOPE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $23,384.74 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, TOMARA S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $23,384.65 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ROLAND D Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $23,384.61 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System