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 VAKILI, YASMIN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $21,700.55 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERTO, SHAYNE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $21,700.22 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYDECKER, SARAH J Employer name Avon CSD Amount $21,700.21 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, MATTHEW B Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,700.00 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RHODINA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $21,699.42 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KENNETH M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $21,698.82 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBER, PATRICIA R Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $21,698.80 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANI, DIANE L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $21,698.79 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ALICE F Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $21,698.25 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLON, JEAN YVES Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $21,698.10 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLMUTTER, BRUCE Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $21,698.04 Date 03/03/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ROBERT E Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $21,697.82 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, BARBARA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $21,697.40 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ELIZABETH B Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $21,697.25 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, LISA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $21,697.11 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, JESSE J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $21,697.05 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBERT, DIANE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $21,697.03 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICCARDI, BETH A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $21,696.92 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMINIAN, SHIRLEY T Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $21,696.90 Date 02/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINI, ELENA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $21,696.75 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUCHOWSKI, KAREN J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $21,696.73 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, PATRICIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,696.70 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, BONNIE J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,696.70 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLER, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,696.69 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, REBECCA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,696.60 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, EMILY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $21,696.52 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALOTTO, EILEEN M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $21,696.48 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUM, AMY C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,696.45 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, JACQUELINE K Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,696.16 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, VALERIE B Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,696.16 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, ELIZABETH A Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,696.16 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, DIANE F Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,696.16 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSNOT, ELEANOR R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $21,695.44 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNIS, KATIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,695.42 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOUNEK, FRANCES Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $21,695.21 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, ARON C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,695.13 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CHESNEY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Homer CSD Amount $21,694.95 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEAN, KELLY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,694.62 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, DEBORAH A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $21,694.47 Date 10/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINARDO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $21,694.28 Date 08/27/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENA, LISA A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, JACQUELINE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, MARY J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JENNIFER Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DONNA E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, BETTY A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISKIN, ALLYSON D Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIELE, KATHLEEN H Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTKA, ELISA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,694.00 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMRILL, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $21,693.94 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFFER, DONNA L Employer name Bath CSD Amount $21,693.62 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, PAULA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,693.50 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIBALLI, VICTORIA I Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $21,693.40 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, ROSALIND K Employer name Erie County Amount $21,693.05 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LISA G Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $21,692.55 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ROBERT J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $21,692.30 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, NATHAN A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $21,691.89 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $21,691.38 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, NORA M Employer name Field Library Amount $21,691.11 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, SIXTO J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,690.43 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANG, LV Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $21,690.31 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, JASON F Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $21,690.25 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, CARIME L Employer name Steuben County Amount $21,690.23 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DEVLIN A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $21,690.20 Date 05/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $21,690.13 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERLY, LISA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,689.95 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERINO, ANDREA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $21,689.91 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXNER, THERESA M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $21,689.91 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, JULIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,689.59 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, SUSAN E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $21,689.55 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLAS, JAMES Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $21,689.50 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLAND, KELLY A Employer name Broome County Amount $21,689.27 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $21,689.26 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, LINDA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $21,689.10 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASI, JASON P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $21,688.80 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHONDT-CAMPBELL, PATRICIA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $21,688.73 Date 04/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES L Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $21,688.67 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARINGEN, KATHERINE L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $21,688.60 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ROBERT V, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $21,688.58 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, VICKI Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $21,688.42 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITO, LINDA Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $21,688.39 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, COURTNEY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,688.31 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKOSKI, MICAH P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $21,688.23 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, LYNN Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $21,688.17 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLERAN, JO-ANN S Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $21,688.15 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZELL, CURTIS Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $21,688.14 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, HEATHER M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $21,687.68 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIEI, MARIA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $21,687.48 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH Y Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,687.40 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ANDREW R Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $21,687.12 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERACI, JOSEPH J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $21,686.01 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SUSAN J Employer name Town of Jay Amount $21,685.94 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CARLA A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $21,685.93 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, ROXANNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,685.80 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, SAMANTHA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $21,685.26 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALUPCA, MICHELLE A Employer name Lansing Community Library Amount $21,685.13 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JESSIE J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $21,684.94 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, JACQUELINE A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $21,684.72 Date 01/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERRY E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $21,684.68 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROZELLER, SHANNON Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,684.60 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System