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 CLEVELAND, CHRISTINE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $22,417.18 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, JANET Employer name Addison CSD Amount $22,417.02 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, EDWARD F Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $22,416.95 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHEY, COURTNEY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,416.75 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, BETH E Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,416.18 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, DEBRA J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,416.08 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTINA L R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,415.95 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTOIS, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,415.87 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, JOY M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,415.35 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, HELLINE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,415.13 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Hague Amount $22,415.00 Date 01/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOW, DARLENE A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $22,414.86 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ALICIA M Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $22,414.67 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, DONNA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $22,414.60 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MOORE, MARVIN B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $22,413.78 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, JUNE Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,413.75 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORELLA, JEAN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,413.75 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, TRISHA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $22,413.72 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, ALEXANDER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,413.71 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKEY, CHERYL A Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $22,413.45 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOETKE, CATHERINE N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,413.29 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYMENT, GLENN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,412.69 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, JULIE Employer name Delaware County Amount $22,412.49 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, MAE M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $22,412.40 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, CANDACE A Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $22,412.19 Date 12/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, MARY JO I Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,411.90 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LISA J Employer name Office of Indigent Legal Serv Amount $22,411.24 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DOREEN J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $22,411.22 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ANGELA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $22,411.20 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CONNIE A Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $22,410.90 Date 09/11/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURPURA, DONNA Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $22,410.83 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, JABRAIL M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $22,410.77 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, WENDY Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $22,410.48 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAULIN, TRACEY E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $22,410.41 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARELLO, JORDAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $22,410.32 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, JO-ANN Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $22,410.26 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $22,410.05 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAONA, YELITZA J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,409.91 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUDAK, ZACKERY W Employer name Genesee County Amount $22,409.82 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OSTRAND, TRUDY K Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $22,409.80 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, SHERRY K Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $22,409.68 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOLALLEVI, LINDA ANN Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $22,409.45 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRENDAN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $22,409.01 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MARY E Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $22,408.70 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SHANNON C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $22,408.22 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, DENISE M Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $22,408.18 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LOUIS H Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $22,408.04 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, ALYSON K Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,407.89 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, EILEEN T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,407.47 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $22,407.43 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, NICOLE L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $22,407.37 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEAU, JOHN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $22,407.36 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOERLINS, PAUL T Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $22,406.95 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOERNER, ELINOR A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,406.91 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, NIKEISHA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,406.74 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARITIS, MARY Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,405.77 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, JANET K Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $22,405.52 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILE, STACEY A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $22,405.35 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTURRO, ELLEN M Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $22,405.26 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMI, CAROLYN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $22,404.75 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, HELENE R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $22,404.16 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOIA, LEAH M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $22,404.16 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERBRANDT, CAROL A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,404.08 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD-TUTTLE, JOSHUA C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $22,404.08 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SETH H Employer name Erie County Amount $22,404.08 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, QUINCY S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $22,403.84 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CORY J Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $22,403.05 Date 08/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNDY, JILL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,402.94 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABINGTON, ANITA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $22,402.75 Date 01/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSE, JENNIFER A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $22,402.70 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URRUTIA, GONZALO E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,402.58 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, KARI A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $22,402.48 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, SHARAN M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $22,402.41 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, AMANDA D Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $22,402.16 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, TODD M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $22,401.89 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICI, JORDANA A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $22,401.67 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $22,401.45 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, ELLEN S Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $22,400.84 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCHOWSKI, DEBORA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,400.81 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZGAJ, LINDA L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $22,399.94 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDROWSKI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $22,399.83 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJDA, SHARLYNE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $22,399.71 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIOLINO, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $22,399.67 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARIES, PATRICIA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,399.65 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, JENNIFER A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $22,399.54 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GREG J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $22,399.12 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLA, MARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,398.77 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFER, CYNTHIA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,398.68 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, MARY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,398.65 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $22,398.47 Date 12/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $22,398.31 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,398.19 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMKE, HEIDI J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $22,397.99 Date 08/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, FRANK T Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $22,397.96 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, THOMAS J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,397.93 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKIN, MICHAEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,397.78 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFF, DOUGLAS S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,397.70 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELTWANGER, ANN M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $22,397.32 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHARD, ESTHER Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $22,397.27 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, THADDEUS J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $22,397.22 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System