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 GRIFFITH, MICHELE M Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $22,315.02 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURGAL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $22,314.98 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANT, PAULA L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $22,314.29 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, LAURA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $22,314.27 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRO, KAREN E Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $22,314.12 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DENISE A Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $22,313.96 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGH, ERIC J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $22,313.76 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINTON, EMBER L Employer name Franklin County Amount $22,313.66 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEGARI, LEANNE M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $22,312.80 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASTOR, GENESIS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,312.78 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMERLE, DOREEN A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,312.64 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, ANN M Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $22,312.62 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUZZI, JAMES A Employer name Town of Volney Amount $22,312.50 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERFIEN, PATRICIA D Employer name Town of Volney Amount $22,312.50 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, MARIA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $22,312.38 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, ZHE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $22,312.24 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKSON, MARSHA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,311.78 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, JEAN M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,311.41 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTO, STEVEN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $22,311.36 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINO, PATRIC JAMES Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $22,311.24 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, LACY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,311.07 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DARWIN T Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $22,310.98 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTINE V Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,310.72 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KATHY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,310.63 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYZESKI, THERESA-JO Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $22,310.36 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DEBRA L Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $22,310.36 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, KURT D Employer name Town of Union Amount $22,310.08 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, DENISE A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $22,310.01 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COUR, LAURA M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $22,309.54 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMIOTEK, BONNIE M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $22,309.52 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, PAUL F Employer name Warren County Amount $22,309.51 Date 04/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, JEFFREY S Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $22,309.41 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, JILL P Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $22,309.40 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAWIL, JACKLEENE Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $22,309.37 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGLE, LISA S Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $22,308.66 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEFER, MELISSA A Employer name Hornell Housing Authority Amount $22,308.61 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATANGELO, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $22,308.42 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, TIMOTHY H Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $22,308.09 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ASHLEY U Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,307.91 Date 02/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHALA, JANE Z Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $22,307.80 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $22,307.54 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, TAMI J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $22,307.12 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, BRENNON J Employer name Delaware County Amount $22,306.84 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, PATRICK P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $22,306.51 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JOHN C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $22,306.32 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGER, WILLARD F Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $22,305.63 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, TERESA Employer name Erie County Amount $22,305.50 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, JESSICA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $22,305.13 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAMINGA M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $22,305.00 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONZENE, GINO Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $22,304.97 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, KATHLEEN P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,304.91 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHERRI J Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $22,304.44 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, KATHLEEN A Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $22,304.12 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, BRANDY A Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $22,304.07 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MICHAEL W Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,304.01 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABITA, MARYANN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,303.91 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $22,302.91 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMAURICE, LISA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,302.65 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, ELIZABETH B Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $22,302.61 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBS, KAREN M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $22,302.52 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, MARY LOU K Employer name Department of Health Amount $22,302.23 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENON, HILLARY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,302.20 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, JOANN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $22,302.00 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINO, JO ANNE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $22,301.72 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, WALTER K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,301.63 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LEE S Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,301.50 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, SUSANNA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,301.34 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,301.11 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, PAMELA MARY Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $22,300.94 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TIFFINIE J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $22,300.45 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, TAMMIE J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $22,299.70 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, EMERSON R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $22,299.46 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SARAH I Employer name Lewis County Amount $22,299.20 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRUISE, ROBERTA A Employer name Panama CSD Amount $22,298.88 Date 10/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $22,298.43 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEN, SHADELLA S Employer name Albany County Amount $22,298.29 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYIBOTSA, FAITH REBECCA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $22,298.05 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, MARY ANN Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $22,297.97 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKSON, CAREY V Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $22,297.50 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGBIE, PAMELA J Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $22,297.49 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DIANNE E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $22,297.48 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELMAN, MONICA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,297.05 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICHT, THOMAS J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $22,296.98 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, PATRICIA L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $22,296.83 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, THOMAS M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $22,296.58 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, JOEL E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $22,296.25 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, AUDREY S H Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,295.42 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, AMANDA G Employer name Erie County Amount $22,295.33 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYAN, MARK A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $22,295.23 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARS, TERRANCE F Employer name Erie County Amount $22,295.08 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOCCI, KRISTINA A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $22,294.86 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICERA, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $22,294.57 Date 04/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, FRANCISCO Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $22,294.43 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LOIS A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,294.34 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, SUSAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,294.19 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, TAMMY L Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $22,294.06 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, CAROL C Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $22,293.97 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERNOIS, RYAN D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $22,293.36 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, WENDY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,293.08 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, PAUL D, SR Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $22,292.99 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System