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 RICHARDS, CHERYL Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $22,142.38 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANATRIELLO, MARGARET S Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $22,142.32 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNA A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $22,142.09 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, ZEYANNA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,141.59 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SARA S Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $22,141.45 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SCOTT R, JR Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $22,141.45 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHIER, MELISSA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $22,141.39 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURQUE, JEANNE M Employer name Broome County Amount $22,141.31 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUOLO, ROCCO J Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $22,141.20 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, LINDA M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $22,140.77 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, MARGARET M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $22,140.77 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMATH, JOAN Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $22,140.77 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, MARGARET A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,140.57 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSIERO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $22,140.52 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELMAN, SHARON A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,140.39 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAIN, ROBIN L Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $22,140.38 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUFF, ERIN E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,140.30 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KIERA A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $22,139.70 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETELSEN, DAVID W Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,139.52 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINK, DEBORAH E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,138.94 Date 02/08/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, CHARLES N, JR Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $22,138.86 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, STEVEN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $22,138.85 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINSTEIN, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $22,138.74 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, LINNETH Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,138.63 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DEBORAH D Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $22,138.56 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPEK, ERIN E Employer name Albany County Amount $22,138.47 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, ADAM D Employer name Livingston County Amount $22,138.43 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, JOHN J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $22,138.41 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-ALVES, CORINNE E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $22,138.24 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGER, KRISTINA B Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $22,138.01 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSEMANN, STACEY S Employer name Lewis County Amount $22,137.98 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLING, MICHAEL S, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $22,137.70 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPCZYNSKI, STANLEY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,137.65 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS BURGOS, REBECCA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,137.53 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINI, SUZANNE L Employer name Erie County Amount $22,137.37 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCO, DAVID G Employer name Greece CSD Amount $22,137.31 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, MICHELLE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,136.90 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAITRAM, CHANDROUTI Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,136.43 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,136.07 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, TIFFANY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $22,135.91 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAD, TINA M Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $22,135.54 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, JOADIE ANN Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $22,135.12 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCHIODI, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $22,135.11 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAR, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,135.02 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZILLA, VERDA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $22,134.91 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKOWER, TZIPPY Employer name Rockland County Amount $22,134.75 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNLE, BRITTANY L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $22,134.20 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOSEK, LAWRENCE E Employer name Town of Plainfield Amount $22,134.14 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHY L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $22,133.81 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHANAL, GOVINDA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $22,133.64 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, SHARON Employer name Broome County Amount $22,133.56 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODIGKEIT, DIANE M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $22,133.54 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNIOWSKI, VALERIE A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $22,133.47 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACETO, VALERI R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,133.24 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIT, ADAM T Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,133.05 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, GABRIEL J, II Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $22,132.68 Date 03/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENSEL, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $22,132.41 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERGOSITS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,132.25 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CANDACE M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $22,132.10 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, ANN E Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $22,132.10 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SANDRA J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $22,132.08 Date 03/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, SABRINA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,131.87 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARIA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $22,130.73 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, BERTY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $22,130.55 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, NICHOLAS J Employer name Ulster County Amount $22,130.09 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHETTI, ROSE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,129.89 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ANNE W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,129.79 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, TARA L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $22,129.59 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNY, ASHLEY R Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,129.23 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPA, ROSEMARY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $22,128.65 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, PATRICIA L Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $22,128.35 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, YOLANDA I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $22,128.33 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAUGHTON, JESSICA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,127.97 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRECHTA, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $22,127.92 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, LORI-ANNE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,127.51 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, RICHARD M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,127.40 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RHONDA K Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $22,127.19 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,126.66 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDNANSKY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome County Amount $22,126.58 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RYAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,126.55 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEAMON, NANCY A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $22,126.40 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, STEPHANIE E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,126.15 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JEAN N Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $22,125.98 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, SUSAN J Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $22,125.71 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXLEY, DAVID E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $22,124.90 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, CATHY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,124.89 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JEANETTE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $22,124.76 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIXEIRA, KIM S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $22,124.76 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, WARREN C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $22,124.42 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINSTER, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,124.05 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, HEIDI A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $22,124.00 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LILLIE T N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,123.74 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JOSHUA E Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $22,123.31 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASLING, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $22,122.87 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS-FLORA, BONNIE C Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $22,122.75 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTLE, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $22,122.67 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDGE, JOANNE P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,122.62 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONE, BRUCE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $22,122.60 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGIOVANNI, JUSCELANIA V Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $22,122.18 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PATRICIA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $22,122.12 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System