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 HIGGINS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JOSEPH B Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, RAYMOND F Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKART, PATRICE S Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 09/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, L MICHAEL Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, ALISON C Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDICK, RICHARD W Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MERTON D Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 08/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TRAVIS D Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNNY, PETER B Employer name Albany County Amount $21,860.70 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRITHARAN, THANALAKSHMI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $21,860.46 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC VITTIE, BRITTANY A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $21,860.35 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENHAGEN, NANCY L Employer name Andover CSD Amount $21,860.02 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASPER, MARY C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $21,860.02 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSER, KAREN L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $21,859.92 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROA, AURA E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $21,859.82 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BEONNIA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $21,859.81 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, ERICA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,859.56 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, ELIZABETH M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $21,859.52 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GANGI, DIANE S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,859.51 Date 06/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTANEK, SAMANTHA L, MS Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,859.51 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, STEVEN V Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,859.51 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDEL, NATHANIEL M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $21,859.04 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, BRITTANY L Employer name Warren County Amount $21,858.85 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, AMIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,858.77 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GRIGOLI, SUSAN M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $21,858.77 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLES, DAVID M Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $21,858.52 Date 12/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, HOLLY LEWIS Employer name Sullivan County Amount $21,858.31 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, GABRIELLE A P Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,858.30 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, KEVIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,858.27 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,858.25 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JALENA R Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $21,858.21 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGLIA, KELLIE G Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $21,858.15 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, KAREN W Employer name Oswego School Dist Pub Library Amount $21,858.00 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, STEPHANIE N Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $21,857.87 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, HELEN R Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $21,857.84 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESBACK, ROSANNE M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $21,857.80 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, DAYNA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,857.24 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFER, FISHEL Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $21,857.00 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ASHLEY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,856.40 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERMAN, STEVEN A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $21,856.14 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDA, ALLEN L Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $21,856.00 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, HAZEL A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,855.98 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDA, CATHERINE R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $21,855.76 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGANO-LUPO, JEANNE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $21,855.68 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRENDA J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $21,855.04 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, EMANUELE J, JR Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $21,854.74 Date 04/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $21,854.73 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, ANGELA C Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $21,854.40 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTICK, SHANNON M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $21,853.82 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ADAM B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $21,853.36 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CALVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $21,853.29 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, STEVE H Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $21,853.26 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDORE, PATRICIA A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $21,853.21 Date 11/02/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIDE, CAROLE A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $21,852.86 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RASHON M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $21,852.86 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, SHEILA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,852.73 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELMAN, ANDREA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $21,852.65 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $21,852.13 Date 07/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SARAH P Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,852.12 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JASMINE N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,851.96 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SUSAN L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $21,851.36 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, BETHANY H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $21,851.36 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, AARON M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $21,851.31 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANIO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $21,851.29 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, FIRIAL M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,851.04 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBORA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,850.11 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KORTNEY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $21,849.94 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, KYLE R Employer name Town of Union Amount $21,849.64 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, BARBARA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $21,849.35 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, ANNE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $21,849.26 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, JAMES E Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $21,849.23 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, VALERIE S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $21,848.40 Date 11/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEP, LORI A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $21,848.16 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, TERESA M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $21,848.02 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICKOLAS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,847.82 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPP, THEODORE H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $21,847.81 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Essex Amount $21,847.30 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MAUREEN E Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $21,846.72 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DAWN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $21,846.40 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, THOMAS Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $21,846.02 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, THOMAS W Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $21,846.00 Date 06/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS-SOTO, DIANA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $21,845.68 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, LISA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $21,845.42 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDEN, TERENCE R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,844.83 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARULLO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $21,844.24 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTINO, GRACE E Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $21,844.15 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, PAMELA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,844.03 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSOM, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $21,843.63 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MAGEN R Employer name Department of Law Amount $21,843.40 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $21,842.46 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAULA L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $21,842.33 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, HAROLD D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,842.30 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITER, CHRIS A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $21,842.25 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBACH, JOHN K Employer name Delaware County Amount $21,842.15 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, CAROL J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $21,842.13 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, DAVID E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,842.09 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGYESI, CHARLES S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $21,841.76 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, KRISTA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $21,841.71 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ALENA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $21,841.67 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System