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 NELSON, NANCY L Employer name Town of Windham Amount $23,339.92 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHELLE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,339.89 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAGLIOTTA, YU-CHUNG Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,339.89 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, GLORIA, MRS Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $23,339.27 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMALA G Employer name Addison CSD Amount $23,339.13 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $23,339.03 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, JOSEPH J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $23,338.40 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLTON, PATRICIA F Employer name Crandall Library Amount $23,338.25 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, GIUSEPPINA R Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $23,338.20 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONE, TAYLOR R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $23,338.05 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN-WOLFER, MARGY E Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $23,337.86 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, ARLENE B Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $23,337.83 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTINA Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $23,337.66 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAOLO, MARY L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,337.43 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, RANDI L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $23,336.81 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JORDAN W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,336.42 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, BRENDA A Employer name Town of Riga Amount $23,336.34 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, PATRICIA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $23,335.73 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, ALAN W Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,335.71 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $23,335.38 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,335.21 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $23,335.03 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, ISAAC Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,334.84 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JAYME A Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $23,333.90 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, AMBER R Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $23,333.38 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPANI, LOUIS J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,333.36 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRWOOD, JOANNA Employer name Delaware County Amount $23,333.16 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, JANINE A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $23,333.05 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $23,332.92 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTLER, DIANE L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $23,332.67 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FRANKLYN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $23,332.57 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, MARIANNE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $23,332.24 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, SHIRLEY H Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $23,331.99 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARI, PATRICIA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $23,331.57 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GARY H, JR Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $23,331.53 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KEVIN C Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $23,331.36 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUKES, ANDRE Employer name N Tarrytown Housing Authority Amount $23,331.20 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CORTE, LYNN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,331.00 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, WILLIAM E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $23,330.88 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, BRIAN C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,330.87 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ERIN M Employer name Sidney Memorial Public Library Amount $23,330.75 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JAMIE B Employer name Schuyler County Amount $23,330.34 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, RUSTY L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,330.21 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, MERRY S Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $23,329.63 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LISA MARY Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $23,329.40 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, MAREN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $23,329.25 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, T DEWITT Employer name Town of Taghkanic Amount $23,329.10 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINDL, MATTHEW J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $23,328.73 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERAMO, DIANE L Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $23,328.65 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, MITZA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $23,328.51 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, CARMEN V Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,328.49 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, ALYSSA N Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $23,328.10 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULA, WENDY L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,328.09 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, MORGAN Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $23,327.92 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, ELLYN E Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $23,327.75 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCIO, GINA M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $23,327.55 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKELMAN, ROXANNE N Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,327.49 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, PAMELA Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,327.32 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKIN, WILLIAM R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $23,326.80 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VICTOR M Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $23,326.72 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROSE, ERNEST Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,326.55 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, KEVIN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,326.07 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, LENNY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,325.43 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZ-GIBBON, JANE P Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $23,324.88 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, LORETTA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $23,324.87 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIKER, DENNIS R Employer name Albany County Amount $23,324.65 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, ELIZABETH Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,324.56 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCINO, PAUL A Employer name Albany County Amount $23,324.43 Date 07/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNASZAK, DENISE A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,324.08 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAICO, MICHAEL T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,324.01 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, GERON O Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,323.71 Date 03/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANIORSKI, EDWARD A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $23,323.64 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REAGEN-WILLIAMS, CLAUDIA M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $23,323.60 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCKER, CATHY L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,323.57 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JEFFREY C Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $23,323.43 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, DONNA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,323.31 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZANO, YAN CARLOS Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $23,322.81 Date 04/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARI, ANITA R Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23,322.07 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TARMATTIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,321.68 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPERT, DONNA M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $23,321.25 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DORIS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,321.12 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTIK, JEFFREY R Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $23,320.80 Date 01/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARILLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,320.27 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, RYAN C Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $23,320.14 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, PAULA J Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $23,319.96 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUGH, PATRICK H Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $23,319.35 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROS, PAMELA C Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $23,318.92 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, LUZ M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $23,318.22 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDORAK, PATRICIA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,318.11 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCENZA, AMY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,317.99 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAL, KENNETH I Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,317.50 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAWLEY, DAWN S Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $23,317.27 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKWEATHER, MARY P Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $23,317.15 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BRINDETTA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,317.07 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRI, AMAURI A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,317.05 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, FLORADELL W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,316.88 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, ROBIN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,316.59 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JARRED D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,316.46 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHSHIELD, SARAH V Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $23,316.27 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANI, DOMENICA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,316.20 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System