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 LAWSON, JULIE A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $22,747.18 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DE'CHON C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,746.88 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JOSELYNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,746.42 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMELFI, DARREN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $22,746.03 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEA, KIMBERLEY H Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $22,745.87 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JONATHAN M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,745.66 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LEOLA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,745.60 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE R Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $22,745.53 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, RENEE J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,745.52 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, MARK E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,745.32 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, PENNY D Employer name City of Troy Amount $22,745.19 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBURGH, ALISON P Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $22,745.16 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLEC, MEGAN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $22,744.88 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDREDGE, BARBARA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,744.72 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LEONARD F Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $22,744.38 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, SUSAN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $22,743.90 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANNEY, JENNIFER C Employer name Naples CSD Amount $22,743.87 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARY Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $22,743.63 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CAROL Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $22,742.84 Date 05/27/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, GARRETT M Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,742.61 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, KAREN J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,742.12 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, BRYAN P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,741.95 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPPO, DONNA M Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $22,741.58 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLECTMAN, MARNI D Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,741.56 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, KELLY S Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $22,741.36 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JANE M Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $22,741.16 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAW, MARCIA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $22,740.99 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, CYDNEY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $22,740.92 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, MARY A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $22,740.81 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVAS, NEKTARIOS I Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $22,740.75 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $22,740.65 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, JANET K Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $22,740.00 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $22,739.98 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRADINE, KAYLI D Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $22,738.76 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, BELINDA J Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $22,738.72 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,738.63 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, LEEANN C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,738.35 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYCH, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $22,738.32 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $22,738.02 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS, DEBORAH E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,737.93 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARD-WIERSCHEM, DEBORAH Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $22,737.84 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PATRICIA C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $22,737.80 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSAJLO, BARBARA A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,737.79 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPROMOLLA, DENISE R Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $22,737.74 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTRELL, DELILAH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,737.39 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEED, KIMBERLY A Employer name Broome County Amount $22,736.79 Date 08/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, RANDI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,736.51 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, CARY J Employer name Poland CSD Amount $22,736.26 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOFORTE, MARY L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,736.14 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, ELLEN B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,736.13 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLCKMANN, MARY J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,735.86 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, KAREN E Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $22,735.85 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JESSE D Employer name Marion CSD Amount $22,735.68 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, ELIZABETH S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,735.54 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WILLIAM D Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $22,735.05 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANSOSCH, NICOLE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $22,734.99 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARY C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $22,734.64 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINARD, RICHARD I Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $22,734.05 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, DEBRA S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,733.97 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $22,733.85 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOVO, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $22,733.83 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, SERIN Y Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $22,733.81 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $22,733.52 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TERENCE W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $22,732.79 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, NANCY A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $22,732.58 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAT, JEFFREY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,732.05 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADSELL, JOHN F Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $22,731.84 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERT, JOANNE E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $22,731.81 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, MICHAEL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,731.80 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBYN E Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $22,731.25 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TAWANA R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $22,731.18 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, LINDA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,730.61 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $22,730.51 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, SUSAN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,730.50 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROCCHI, JAMIE L Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $22,730.40 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENKE, JENNIFER Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $22,730.24 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZEN, KARLA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,730.20 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROSEANN Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $22,729.87 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JAZZMIN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,729.62 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANELLI, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,729.30 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, KAREN M Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $22,728.57 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LEIGH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,728.45 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, TOMMIE L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,728.00 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHAMS, CARRIE M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,727.93 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CAMILLE P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,727.83 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, JENNIFER L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,727.63 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZANOUSKY, JAMES Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $22,727.55 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, REBECCA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $22,726.77 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDELL, DARLEEN E Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $22,726.09 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LLOYD Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $22,726.06 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, LAURA L Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $22,726.01 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, TIONA-MECHE J Employer name Erie County Amount $22,725.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ARDATH A Employer name Otsego County Amount $22,725.48 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, KRISTINA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,725.12 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, NAEEMAH M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $22,724.94 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $22,724.02 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOCAT, LISA A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $22,724.00 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, PATRICIA C Employer name Lewis County Amount $22,723.53 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, YOSHIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,723.51 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, JONATHAN Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $22,723.49 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System