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 GRIMM, STEVEN W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $22,488.18 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, A MARIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,488.12 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHARON L Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $22,487.82 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DYLAN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,487.78 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADSALL, LAURA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $22,487.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDU, DANIELA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $22,486.73 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAIME L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,486.52 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUTH, JOAN E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $22,486.03 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUYEUNG, LAICHING Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,486.00 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ROSEMARY A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $22,485.75 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, BONNIE J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $22,485.65 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KAY G Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $22,485.51 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, WILLIAM J Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $22,485.50 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHARJAN, URMILA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $22,484.49 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MALLORY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $22,483.98 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LAURI A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,483.87 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASCIO, JANET L Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $22,483.72 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, CHRISTINE A Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $22,483.24 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHRISTINE Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $22,482.86 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, BETH I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,482.48 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLAHY, CATHERINE J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,482.34 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, SHEILA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $22,482.22 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, KYLE R Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $22,482.03 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATA, DOMINIC M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $22,481.67 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LISA C Employer name Bath CSD Amount $22,481.38 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, THERESA A Employer name Crawford Library District Amount $22,481.20 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, TRACY Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $22,481.18 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, FRANK J Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $22,480.90 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERBUSH, MATTHEW D Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $22,480.67 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PATRICIA J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $22,480.41 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARYJEAN Employer name Somers CSD Amount $22,480.02 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARO, VIRGINIA L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $22,479.80 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JOSEPH D Employer name Department of State Amount $22,479.69 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBORN, JOSEPH N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,479.52 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEHAN, LAURA R Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,479.20 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUG, STACY E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $22,478.66 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $22,478.47 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDOCK, ERIC J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,478.31 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, DENNIS J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $22,478.14 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, KERRIE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $22,478.06 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JULIE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $22,477.90 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONCONE, SIGRID E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,477.50 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECCLES, JEROME Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $22,477.32 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MARY T Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $22,476.89 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, MAUREEN Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $22,476.79 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERENZ, PAMELA M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $22,476.69 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, TYLER G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $22,476.22 Date 08/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VOLDRE, JOHN G Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $22,475.80 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONELL, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $22,475.33 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERLEIN, MARIE G Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $22,474.48 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELZITI, RICHARD R Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $22,474.40 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, BETSY L Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,474.17 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, MARIE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,474.16 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERCHOWITZ, HENRY V, JR Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $22,474.12 Date 11/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPANELLI, ROSEANN M Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $22,474.10 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA E Employer name Newark CSD Amount $22,473.88 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, COLLEEN L Employer name Education Department Amount $22,473.08 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BARBARA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $22,473.01 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYAL, NEERA Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $22,472.88 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, AMANDA G Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $22,472.86 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, AARON R Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $22,472.55 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANUSZEWSKI, STACY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,472.30 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTULA, REBECCA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,472.26 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DORICE A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $22,472.18 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSLOW, KRISTAL L Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $22,471.84 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDZYNSKI, DEBORAH B Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $22,471.22 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSA, EDITH Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $22,471.02 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, LINDA E Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $22,470.59 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, XAVIER M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $22,470.50 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWVINE, SANDRA T Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $22,470.23 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, RAE SHANDA C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $22,470.08 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENODIN, DEBRA L Employer name Poland CSD Amount $22,469.84 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERSON, NANCY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,469.45 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MALAYKA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $22,468.97 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEMSEN, MARIA E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,468.92 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JAMES D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $22,467.76 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, KATHERINE A Employer name York CSD Amount $22,467.65 Date 12/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LORRAINE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,466.65 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KRISTINE L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $22,466.28 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-RAHMAN, SALIMAH Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $22,465.88 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECHT, MARION K Employer name Highland CSD Amount $22,465.65 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SABLE J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $22,465.42 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CAROL L Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $22,465.07 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARY M Employer name Town of Owego Amount $22,464.92 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAR, CARRIE J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $22,464.25 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONDECK, JACQUELINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,464.00 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, LARYSSA N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,463.94 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLONINGER, SUSAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $22,463.48 Date 11/08/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLSOP, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $22,463.10 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO RYAN, MILDRED A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,463.02 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKLOWSKI, STACEY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $22,462.98 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERLE, TINA C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $22,462.47 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, KENNETH W Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $22,462.30 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, MARY J Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $22,461.84 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, CARLA A Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $22,461.75 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, COLLEEN S Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $22,461.69 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, DONNA A Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $22,460.41 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEADOM, RUSSELL C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $22,459.51 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFALINO, VITO Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $22,459.02 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, PETER J Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $22,459.00 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System