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 MURRAY, JAN M Employer name Candor CSD Amount $23,206.05 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKHAUSER, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $23,206.04 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESDEOCA, MARIA E Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $23,205.63 Date 02/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, WALTER J, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,205.54 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARY C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,205.53 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, JOANNE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,205.38 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, STELLA E Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $23,205.01 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, PETER Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $23,205.00 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCH, RICHARD B Employer name Village of Huntington Bay Amount $23,205.00 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSEL, AUDREY E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,204.77 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMANICO, SHARON J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $23,204.69 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, THERESA L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $23,204.31 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TYIER, GRANT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $23,204.24 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELONI, JOHN A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,204.02 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, ROBERTA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,203.85 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, GRETCHEN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,203.79 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TAMMY L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,203.70 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM-TAREQUE, NARY Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $23,203.57 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSE L Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $23,203.45 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASINI, RONNI R Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $23,203.44 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARCZEWSKI, BRANDY J Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,202.59 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ROBERTO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,201.96 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, DORENE A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,200.92 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANARO, CHRISTY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,200.91 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MILES A Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $23,200.57 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIDY, PETER J, JR Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $23,200.21 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $23,200.06 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOHN W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,199.97 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMER, LAURA J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $23,199.60 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, JOHN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,199.37 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-DU BOIS, GEORGIA Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $23,199.09 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MEGAN A Employer name Broome County Amount $23,198.86 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, RENEE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $23,198.47 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHETTE, DANIEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $23,198.34 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MADELIA F Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $23,197.96 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, STIFFANY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,197.38 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEWRA, JAYNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,196.76 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, GWEN E Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $23,196.62 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, PAMELA J Employer name Albion CSD Amount $23,196.54 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, ARMIN A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $23,195.53 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSHELUK, OLGA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,195.15 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, WAYNE M Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $23,194.88 Date 07/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, AMANDA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $23,194.82 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, ROBIN S Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $23,194.74 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROPSHIRE, JESSICA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $23,194.70 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERT, LOU ANN E Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $23,194.32 Date 10/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANMARIE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $23,194.21 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PHYLISUE K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,194.20 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOVINO, ANN MARIE Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $23,193.81 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZIO-ANDREWS, AMY T Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $23,193.64 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, RALPH J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,193.04 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, ELISABETH A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $23,192.66 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON LEE, MARY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,192.50 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JOAN L Employer name Barker CSD Amount $23,192.28 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $23,192.26 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, MARIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,191.66 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELONI, ELIZABETH Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,191.56 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLOWSKY, KELSEY W Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $23,191.18 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINPELU, SORITA Y Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $23,191.17 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, SHARON L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,190.81 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDIT, SAMANTHA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,190.78 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARY T Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $23,190.77 Date 10/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, DANIELLE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,190.63 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMINA, BENJAMIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,190.62 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, JANICE M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $23,190.32 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,190.30 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRO, VALERIE Employer name Bryant Library Amount $23,190.23 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANTE, DEBORA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $23,190.19 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKAS, STEPHEN Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $23,190.16 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATT, PAMELA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,190.04 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPA, SHAWN M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $23,189.94 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $23,189.29 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANES, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,189.24 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, LAURA J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,188.60 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, KYLE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $23,188.60 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, VICTORIA Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $23,188.30 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, SHERYL A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $23,188.24 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, MARISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,188.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FRANK A Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $23,187.92 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACKI, JUDITH E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,187.73 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEBORAH M Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $23,187.44 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELA, LISA J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $23,187.28 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHORN, SANDEE L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $23,186.83 Date 04/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SLOAN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,186.64 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMZA, NORA L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $23,186.54 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR-DE CARLO, LISA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $23,186.54 Date 07/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICAK BELLEMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,186.53 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, APRIL J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,186.11 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, JUSTIN P Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $23,185.80 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, BEATRICE D Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $23,185.75 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REASTER, LAWRENCE D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,185.66 Date 05/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHELLESE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,185.16 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHAS, JAMIE L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,185.08 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATZER, MARK A Employer name Scio CSD Amount $23,184.82 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATESTA, HILLARY G Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $23,184.73 Date 11/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFA, PATRICIA M A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $23,184.60 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, COREY R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $23,184.14 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, APRIL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $23,183.90 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $23,183.89 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, KENNETH F Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $23,183.82 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System