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 O'BRIEN, MARY S Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $23,228.20 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, VICKIE A Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $23,228.19 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ASHLEY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,228.13 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ERIC A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $23,227.95 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, DENA M Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $23,226.91 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERROD, KELLY M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $23,226.84 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBRICKY, ANDREW J Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $23,226.82 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRYDNIO, ELAINE W Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,226.59 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, JONATHAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,226.44 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,226.31 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAN, YINGYING Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $23,226.14 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTZER, MICHAEL S Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $23,225.99 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ANNE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $23,225.98 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, LISA M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,225.95 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANONE, VERONICA D Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $23,225.87 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MICHAEL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $23,225.82 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, JASON A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,225.54 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH-SHERRILL, BRIANA I Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $23,224.95 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ELAINE C Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $23,224.68 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRI, MARIA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $23,224.56 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEYSTER, DANELLE Employer name City of Utica Amount $23,224.52 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $23,224.42 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KELLY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,224.28 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTIER, LEILA Y Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $23,224.03 Date 07/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLWITZER, BRADLEY J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,223.87 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CATHERINE R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,223.73 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISE, ROBERTA Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $23,223.57 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGARO, PATRICIA L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,223.30 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, BRIAN E, II Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $23,222.71 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNN, KEVIN J Employer name Broome County Amount $23,222.35 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,222.27 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLUCCI, DIANE K Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $23,222.17 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRUCE H Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $23,222.11 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, CLENNEL Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,221.99 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, MARY THERESA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,221.53 Date 11/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUE, SAMANTHA G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,221.26 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MARGARET Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $23,221.18 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABOUIN, MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $23,220.52 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, MICHAEL R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $23,220.44 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHENY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,220.23 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOSEPH K Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $23,220.20 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ANN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,220.20 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAESSIG, JILL M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $23,220.20 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, DONNA A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $23,220.19 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALESH, DAVID M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $23,219.76 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUIE, SHAWN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,219.44 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESFORD, MELISSA A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $23,219.26 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RUFINA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,219.26 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DORA M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $23,219.00 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAKING, PAUL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $23,218.71 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, MARY E, MS Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,218.69 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, ALICIA M Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $23,218.65 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSON, RHONDA L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $23,218.48 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, SHARON L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,218.14 Date 03/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICHTNER, KYLE C Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $23,218.01 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZIGLIANO, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,218.00 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,217.78 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, OMI Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $23,217.68 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TONI A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $23,217.11 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADISH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Massena CSD Amount $23,216.78 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHON, MICHAEL T Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,216.57 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYTEBUST, LYNN K Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,216.56 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, KAREN M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $23,216.50 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARLENE M Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $23,216.12 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, ROBERT C Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $23,216.05 Date 08/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, PEGGY L Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $23,215.04 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, STACIE L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $23,214.96 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGLER, GLENN A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $23,214.73 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, LIDIA N Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,214.32 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCO, ASHLEY R Employer name Germantown CSD Amount $23,214.29 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $23,214.14 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,213.44 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTSCHKE, SASHA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,213.13 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZDRIN, CHARO Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $23,212.92 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $23,212.85 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DIRK A Employer name Rockland County Amount $23,212.85 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MARK A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $23,212.43 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, CASSANDRA C Employer name Columbia County Amount $23,211.69 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSTLIN, THOMAS H Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $23,211.44 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASH, JOHN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,211.25 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, VIVECA J Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $23,210.83 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, JEDEDIAH S Employer name Salem CSD Amount $23,210.81 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, SHARON A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,210.66 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ERIC A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,210.26 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, JACQUELINE P Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $23,209.50 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, SHAQUANA Y Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,209.44 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, ANGELA M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,209.04 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TEMIR A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $23,208.79 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $23,208.69 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $23,208.69 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ERIN B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $23,208.52 Date 02/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CAROL L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $23,208.36 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $23,208.23 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, REXANN R Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $23,208.21 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM H, III Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,208.11 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MELVA T Employer name Erie County Amount $23,207.71 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNEAULT, CAROLYN M Employer name Education Department Amount $23,207.70 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEYL, TRESHA Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,207.24 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JULIE A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $23,207.21 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ELI Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,207.17 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System