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 LYNCH, ERIKA K Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,164.17 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERCARA, FRANK, JR Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $23,164.15 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLD, GREGORY Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $23,164.14 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINSEY, KASEY I Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,164.03 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, DALE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $23,163.92 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TRACEY L Employer name Madison CSD Amount $23,163.04 Date 07/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIS, MELISSA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,162.80 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LANE, MARY E Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $23,162.66 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LEANNE N Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $23,162.35 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DEAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $23,162.17 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, DENISE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $23,162.06 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, COLIN C Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,162.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, REBECCA I Employer name Town of Kent Amount $23,161.79 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER-BURNS, JOSEPHINE K Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $23,161.78 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, RITA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,161.28 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, SHAWN A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $23,161.19 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, TRACEY E Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $23,161.15 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANBOISE, EVELIA G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,160.20 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SUSAN D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,160.17 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, ELETHA A Employer name Department of State Amount $23,159.80 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, THOMAS J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $23,159.50 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENN, DEBRA E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,159.48 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, KATHLEEN H Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $23,159.08 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARELLA, MARIE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,159.00 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHRISTOPHER Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $23,158.48 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, STACIE Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $23,158.46 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, VICTOR M Employer name Town of Palermo Amount $23,158.41 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, LEZLIANNE Employer name Town of Victory Amount $23,158.20 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBEL, CAROL A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $23,158.17 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, TAMMY M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,157.18 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, ASHLEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,156.72 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, CYNTHIA Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $23,155.36 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HEATHER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,155.29 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENA, NOREEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,154.77 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, GARY F Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $23,154.53 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, MAUREEN E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,154.30 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, MARY F Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $23,154.19 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSS, MICHAEL J Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $23,154.03 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBUZZETTA, JUDITH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,153.75 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, VICKI A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $23,153.35 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSON, DARLENE P Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,152.92 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, KAREN T Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $23,152.48 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARRS, MAUREEN Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,152.41 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIACCIO, RUTH H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,152.29 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, STACEY E Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $23,151.96 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, CLAUDIA Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $23,151.74 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, NENA A Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,151.49 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, YVONNE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,151.11 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, VALERIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,150.95 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, DAVID R Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $23,150.92 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACO, SHERRI S Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $23,150.90 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, MICHAEL J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $23,150.84 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNNOTT, JAMES E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,150.84 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGPAL, INGRID K Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $23,149.78 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIAK, JOY M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,149.75 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $23,149.68 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WETHY, DONALD D Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $23,148.82 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KYLE M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $23,148.12 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, KATHERINE A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $23,147.77 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LISA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,147.75 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, KATHLEEN M, MRS Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $23,147.60 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANDRE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $23,147.25 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, SUSAN D Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $23,146.73 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, TONYA L Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $23,146.70 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, MARSHA G Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $23,146.47 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAMARCO, NORMA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,146.47 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, MONICA I Employer name Warren County Amount $23,146.46 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREST, SHEILA M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $23,145.96 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, JAMIE L Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $23,145.95 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHNATHAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $23,145.32 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DUANE R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,145.04 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERICA A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $23,144.99 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMICH, ROBIN L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $23,144.84 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADDEN, COLEEN P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $23,144.70 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LORRAINE J Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,144.65 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDECOR, KIMBERLY R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $23,144.56 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI BRITZ, RENEE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,144.35 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, BRENDA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,144.35 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,143.89 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANTONIO C Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $23,143.63 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABLOCKI, EDMUND J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,142.77 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLONKIEWICZ, KAREN A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $23,142.16 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $23,142.16 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, OMAR Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $23,142.07 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, VERA J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $23,142.01 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RYAN S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $23,141.91 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKS, JANICE A Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $23,141.04 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,140.96 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, MARK D Employer name Erie County Amount $23,140.87 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOURY, MIRNA I Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,140.62 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, SUZANNE M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $23,140.48 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CAROLE S Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $23,140.06 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SYLVIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,139.77 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,139.77 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, MELANIELEE M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $23,139.45 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNIA, RAYMOND T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $23,139.37 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NANCY M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $23,139.34 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHETY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $23,139.33 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZOLS, AMY S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,139.22 Date 05/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, LYNDA L Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,139.07 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System