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 COLIN, HEIDI J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $22,545.09 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHAD M Employer name Ontario County Amount $22,545.04 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MARY ANN Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $22,545.00 Date 08/20/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, HOWARD R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $22,544.98 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, FREDERICK A, JR Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $22,544.97 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $22,544.71 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, TERRY A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $22,544.23 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, SUZANNE N Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $22,544.01 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, KATHY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,543.80 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENLOW, KIMBERLY A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $22,543.42 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHARYN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $22,543.28 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARMEN L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $22,543.07 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENEGHAN, ROSE MARIE O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,542.89 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALP, LISA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,542.00 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUPPO, NANCY A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $22,541.67 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DAVID J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $22,541.18 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, NICOLE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $22,541.08 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KRISTINA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,540.80 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $22,540.60 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JOHN K Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $22,540.57 Date 06/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACKAY, DOUGLAS K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $22,540.16 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, DAWN M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $22,539.91 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONIUS, PAULA L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,539.58 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFF, KEVIN R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $22,539.57 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RONALD A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $22,539.37 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FODORA, AARON C Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,538.98 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TAMARA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $22,538.73 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, GENFFREY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CAMILE K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, TERRESA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZARI, BEATA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIAN, SOKHNA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, EMELDA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $22,538.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLI V Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $22,538.70 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STACEY A Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $22,538.66 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTBILL, TIMOTHY R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,538.60 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DIANE L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $22,538.50 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLING, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Kent Amount $22,538.48 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, ABBY F Employer name Washington County Amount $22,538.28 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ROSANN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $22,538.27 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAST, BEVERLY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $22,537.98 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKETTA-TORTORICE, DEBORAH A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $22,537.85 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, RAYMOND S, JR Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $22,537.62 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, PATRICIA A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $22,537.45 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELZUBAIR, TAMARA Employer name Albany County Amount $22,537.36 Date 10/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERE, NELLENE A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $22,537.33 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, PATRICIA A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $22,537.20 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, PATRICIA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,537.06 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEELE, DEBORA A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $22,536.88 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALWAY, AMY C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $22,536.39 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KELLEY M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $22,536.32 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, COREY T Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,535.99 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOVICH, FRANKLIN S Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $22,535.83 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, THERESA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $22,535.70 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANUSCH, GREGORY J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,535.03 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, FAIZA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,534.91 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, APRIL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,534.87 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSS, THEA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $22,534.71 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZLER, STEPHEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $22,534.33 Date 03/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, LAURA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,534.22 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUAL, CHRISTINE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,534.20 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARCY, DIANE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,534.20 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKLUND, RUTH ANNE Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,534.18 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICIA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,534.00 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, KELLY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,533.81 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $22,533.67 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,533.46 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,533.13 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTA, BARBARA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,533.09 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNIER, CYNTHIA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,532.93 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, ROBERTA A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $22,532.90 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SAMUEL O, JR Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $22,532.49 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SUSAN M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $22,531.90 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, JANETTE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $22,531.08 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, JANE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $22,530.82 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, KASEY J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $22,530.77 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNETT, KAREN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $22,530.72 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, JOEL E Employer name Town of Dover Amount $22,530.70 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECKELBERG, JACQUELINE L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $22,530.58 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERODAL, ASHMINI G Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $22,530.47 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, MELISSA B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,530.42 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CLEEF, MORGAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $22,530.36 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, REBECCA D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,530.19 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMINGDALE, JAMES P Employer name Village of Stillwater Amount $22,530.18 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGATO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $22,529.80 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLI, MELISSA H Employer name Town of Northampton Amount $22,529.72 Date 07/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JENNIFER J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $22,529.46 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALOISIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $22,529.46 Date 12/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABINGER, MICHAEL P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,529.45 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALMA V Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,528.99 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS-LEWICKA, SYLWIA M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $22,528.80 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CINDY L Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $22,528.55 Date 08/25/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHYNE, KEVIN N Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $22,528.55 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RAYMOND P Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $22,528.35 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KATHLEEN J Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $22,528.25 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, LAURA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $22,528.12 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, HEATHER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,527.95 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ANN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $22,527.94 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASCO, LUCILLE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $22,527.70 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System