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 BORDEAUX, NICOLE L Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $22,396.98 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SUSAN L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $22,396.79 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $22,396.43 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WEZEMAAL, LAMONT E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $22,396.31 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBROTKA, JAMES J, JR Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $22,396.14 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, NATALEE T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $22,396.13 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-DELGADO, ISHIMARA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,396.07 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESE, PATRICIA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $22,395.96 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $22,395.82 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $22,395.36 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, RICHARD C Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $22,395.31 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, SUSAN M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $22,395.07 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBERLY, DEMIKA J Employer name Broome County Amount $22,395.06 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, JESSICA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $22,395.03 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATZ, DONNA L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $22,394.59 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTI, MABEL M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,394.43 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $22,394.41 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, SHEILA F Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $22,394.40 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MAURA E Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $22,394.37 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOSEPH, LAURA J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,394.22 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, WENDY E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $22,394.08 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, NOEL A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $22,393.67 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCHO, WENDY S Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $22,393.61 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DIANE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,393.54 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINER, SHEILA L Employer name Erie County Amount $22,393.39 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, CHRISTINE T Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $22,393.26 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $22,392.52 Date 09/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BONNIE M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $22,392.48 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNER, SUSAN P Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $22,392.12 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, LYNNE M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $22,392.06 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCK, THERESA M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $22,391.92 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,391.43 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, KYLE C Employer name Albany County Amount $22,391.41 Date 06/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, PATRICIA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,391.40 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, CATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $22,391.38 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, WENDY L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $22,391.37 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OETTINGER, JOANNE R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $22,391.35 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, GAIL A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $22,391.33 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNETT, JULIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,391.26 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, ASHLEY E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $22,391.17 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, RITA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,391.10 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAJCZAK, LINDA A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $22,390.40 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $22,390.22 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, ROSEMARY C Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $22,389.89 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, JACQUELYN D Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $22,389.83 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ANN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,389.72 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MIRIAM Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $22,389.62 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RICHARD G Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $22,389.62 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDAN, LUCILLE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $22,389.50 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SUSAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,389.39 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANC, MARIE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $22,389.30 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MELINDA T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,389.04 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, TIMOTHY M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $22,388.92 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, ELISABETH S Employer name Broome County Amount $22,388.85 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, RONALD E, JR Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $22,388.62 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPE, MARIA E Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,388.58 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTORI, LOUIS F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $22,388.55 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, LINDA J, MRS Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $22,388.55 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $22,388.43 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALANICK, RENA M Employer name Fallsburg Library Amount $22,388.00 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, BETTY P Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $22,387.75 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GRAZIA, YVONNE R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,387.30 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHISON-PORTER, HILARY L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $22,387.30 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, DIANA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,387.26 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMINS, ARTHUR C Employer name Cortland County Amount $22,387.22 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS-JEAN, SANDRA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $22,387.17 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOYCE M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $22,387.03 Date 09/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAIGE D Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $22,386.75 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNE, SHARON P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $22,386.75 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYERLY, MAXINE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,386.54 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,386.46 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERVOULIAS, DONNA M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $22,386.31 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSEMAN, MARY JANE Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $22,386.28 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEICHTY, CRYSTAL A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $22,386.19 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DAVID E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $22,386.06 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIMER, LISA M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $22,385.99 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOZA, EDUARDO Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $22,385.79 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTILLO, DONNA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,385.77 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, KRISTIN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,385.70 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ELSIE M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $22,385.18 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, LINDA M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $22,385.08 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, NANCY J Employer name Albion CSD Amount $22,384.76 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLMAN, LISA B Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $22,384.72 Date 05/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMBERG, PHYLLIS M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $22,384.53 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRADLEY E Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $22,384.51 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, NICOLE C Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $22,384.34 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSE, KATIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $22,384.30 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDO, CHARLES A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $22,384.28 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URIARTE, MARIO E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $22,384.10 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY-YOUNG, KEISHA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,383.96 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PONZIO, JASON S Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $22,383.92 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVROS, LOUISE Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $22,383.92 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JAMES R Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $22,383.92 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $22,383.92 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, ERIK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,383.56 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PATRICIA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,383.44 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES E Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $22,383.00 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $22,382.41 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $22,382.32 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNITZ, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $22,382.08 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System