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 MESSINA, VICTORIA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $22,076.11 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DONNA M Employer name Barker CSD Amount $22,076.07 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUESSLER, KELLI A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $22,075.83 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, SARA A Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $22,075.70 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYADIRAN, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $22,075.16 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,075.09 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALIA, KATHERINE M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $22,074.90 Date 11/02/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AARON T Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $22,074.41 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $22,074.10 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADER, MARGARET A Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $22,074.00 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERLANEK, PATRICK K Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $22,073.79 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, EDWARD J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $22,073.59 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, DEBRA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,072.98 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLIO, ANTHONY E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $22,072.96 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANEC, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $22,072.62 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DIANE G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,072.61 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMENET, CATHERINE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $22,072.52 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISTICO, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $22,072.52 Date 08/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, CHASE W J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $22,072.01 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA M Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $22,071.74 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANI, ANDREA Employer name Education Department Amount $22,071.70 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZENDY, LORI A Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $22,071.44 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ALYSHA M Employer name Education Department Amount $22,071.39 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPSHAW, CASSANDRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,071.23 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, KRISTIE A Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $22,071.23 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAGNE, LENORE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,071.13 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCELLO, SUZANNE B Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $22,071.04 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, BRIAN L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $22,070.92 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNLEY, KERRI L Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,070.51 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPROSTON, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $22,070.37 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, PAUL E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,070.09 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBIK, JOAN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,069.95 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, LOUANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $22,069.94 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, JENNIFER R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $22,069.94 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELL, SANDRA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,069.89 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, WANDA M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $22,069.82 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVICCHIA, JOHN L Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $22,069.60 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EDWARD Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $22,069.50 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, KYLE J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $22,069.40 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANO, RENEE A Employer name Village of Middleville Amount $22,069.23 Date 02/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUB, MICHAEL Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $22,069.20 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $22,068.57 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, LAURA L Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $22,068.14 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TOMASO, MARY Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $22,067.75 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,067.22 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICK, KARI M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,066.96 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORAR, JUNE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,066.81 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, KELLY L Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $22,066.54 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHONGO, HEATHER C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $22,066.53 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNELL Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $22,066.25 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, KEVIN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $22,066.16 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, JAMIE L Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $22,065.83 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, SHUPING Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,065.67 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFIERO, ALICE Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $22,065.45 Date 08/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, JEAN E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $22,064.69 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIW, KATHERINE N Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,064.48 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTAVUTURO, KATHLEEN C Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $22,064.48 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, ERIC M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,064.01 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, JESSICA L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $22,063.46 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBY-DAVISON, JOAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,063.40 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANES, KELLY B Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $22,062.79 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTS, SHAQUANDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,061.94 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURD, KATHLEEN E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,061.09 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DOROTHY J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,061.04 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, TAMMY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,060.84 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, GRACE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,060.34 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, SALLIE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,060.14 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COY, KAREN A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $22,059.96 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSER, LISA M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $22,059.67 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSANKO, MARGARET M Employer name Authorities Budget Office Amount $22,059.36 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLPERT, ELIZABETH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,059.10 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNNE M Employer name Town of Ridgeway Amount $22,058.90 Date 12/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $22,058.65 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, COURTNEY E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,058.58 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, LINDA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,058.58 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGO, ADAM R Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $22,058.50 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,058.48 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, LISA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $22,058.34 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYALL, TANISHA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $22,058.20 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CHRISTAL L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,058.10 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARANCA, GREGORY L Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $22,057.29 Date 06/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, KARLA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $22,055.84 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRIFF, CHARMAINE E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $22,055.76 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, BARBARA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,055.42 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, MARIANNE R Employer name Massena CSD Amount $22,055.01 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETERSQUE, SUZANNE M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $22,054.99 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENDANO-RUIZ, LUZ ANGELA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $22,054.80 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, SHARON L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $22,054.51 Date 08/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLUM, WENDY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,054.18 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERGOOD, JOSHUA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $22,054.06 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECCARELLI, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $22,053.95 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, FRANK Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,053.63 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISING, STARR A Employer name Wayne County Amount $22,053.36 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, ROBIN J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $22,053.13 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAITOR, ANN A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $22,052.67 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CYNTHIA H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,052.52 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESCH, MAUREEN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $22,052.45 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAND, MARGARET M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $22,052.33 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFONELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $22,052.11 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, ELIZABETH Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $22,052.04 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System