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 SPRING, JUSTIN R Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $21,618.40 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCENTI, MAUREEN E Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $21,617.94 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOVAL, HILDA Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $21,617.80 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THILKEY, LISA A Employer name Barker CSD Amount $21,617.08 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LAURIE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $21,617.06 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JANEL E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $21,616.88 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, LEEANNE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,616.60 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHELDON A, III Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $21,616.55 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, WARREN A P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $21,616.28 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $21,615.85 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACH, MICHAELANN S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,615.37 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINACCI, LINDA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $21,615.02 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMISANO, KIMBERLY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $21,615.01 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, NANCY A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $21,614.69 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCANELLI, DOMINIC A, JR Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $21,614.48 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINDL, ALICIA Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $21,614.37 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTLES, ASHLEY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $21,614.33 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $21,614.13 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, DEDRA J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $21,614.00 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLINO, ROSE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $21,613.79 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGATTA, LESLIE E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $21,613.05 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNUM, JON R Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $21,612.80 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTEN A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $21,612.57 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTZLER, ANDREW B Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $21,611.90 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JACQUELINE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $21,611.87 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEWLEY, BRIAN T Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $21,611.54 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHAEL A, SR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,611.50 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, WILLIAM G Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $21,611.15 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JACQUELYN B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $21,611.08 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMER, TASHIRA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,610.97 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BERNARDIS, NICOLE Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,610.57 Date 04/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, JENNIFER R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $21,609.74 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGMAN, HEIDI S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,609.30 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, RALPHEAL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $21,609.00 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOSKI, JEAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $21,609.00 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, SONDRA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $21,608.65 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGPAUL, KIRAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,608.58 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN M Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $21,608.52 Date 11/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANYAL, ASHU Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,608.07 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LYNN A Employer name Broome County Amount $21,607.82 Date 06/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, PAMELA J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,607.10 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, ANGELO A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $21,606.87 Date 09/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, LOUIS A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $21,606.82 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, TENA Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $21,606.75 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, BOBBIE JEAN Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $21,605.44 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, DENISE N Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $21,605.07 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, LEOTA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $21,604.82 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOHN B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $21,604.65 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DENISE G Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $21,604.60 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, NICOLE A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $21,604.25 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORIELLO, PAUL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,604.14 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, WILLIAM S Employer name Naples CSD Amount $21,603.10 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, LI Employer name Department of Health Amount $21,602.82 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEN, PATRICIA E Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $21,602.41 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEJ, CATHERINE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,601.90 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEANNIE L Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $21,601.86 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATENBY, ANGELA M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $21,601.59 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUKOS, BARBARA J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $21,601.52 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $21,601.38 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABILES, OLIVER D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $21,601.29 Date 09/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $21,600.98 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTUORI, THOMAS Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $21,600.59 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPITUMMINO, ANNE C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,600.56 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHIOCCHI, SHARON K Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $21,600.54 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, KRISTA A Employer name Orange County Amount $21,600.10 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THERESA A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $21,600.05 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, LATOYA S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $21,600.00 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSCLES, JANSEN D Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $21,600.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERN, JOHN E Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $21,600.00 Date 06/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORTORA, MICHELLE L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $21,599.97 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRAFATO, JOAN J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $21,599.57 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKENS, JANET P Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $21,599.55 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOCO, LAURA J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $21,599.52 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ROSE M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $21,599.18 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOSEPHINE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $21,599.04 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, ANTHONY J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,598.68 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RESTO SANDERSON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $21,598.63 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORF, KAREN M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $21,598.39 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONER, CHRISTINE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,598.36 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTH, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $21,598.04 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, NANCY L Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $21,597.62 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, MICHELE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,597.49 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMISTON, MAUREEN A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $21,596.69 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIKE, TREVOR O Employer name Columbia County Amount $21,596.69 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $21,596.68 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVERS, COREY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $21,596.54 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, ROBERT M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $21,595.83 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, DENNIS D Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $21,595.56 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINES, JESSE B Employer name Erie County Amount $21,595.50 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SCOTT D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $21,595.39 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, GRACE-MARIE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $21,595.29 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOUR, HARRY E, JR Employer name Village of Menands Amount $21,595.00 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIERINGER, RHODNEY D Employer name Oneida County Amount $21,594.90 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKAS, STEPHEN Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $21,594.61 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANITA J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $21,594.11 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, THERESA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $21,593.90 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, WANDA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $21,593.74 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ANGELA D Employer name Chemung County Amount $21,593.08 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKOS, JULIA Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $21,592.81 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCHUK, ANGIE L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $21,592.80 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System