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 BRAZEE, NICOLE M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $21,570.83 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKSIT, ANASUA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,570.20 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHTER, CRYSTAL L Employer name Ulster County Amount $21,570.00 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANGELA K Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $21,569.60 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, RICHARD G Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $21,569.28 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, JILL C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $21,568.75 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, AMANDA A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $21,568.72 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATOURELLE, JO ANN E Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $21,568.17 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGENDAHL, AMELIA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $21,568.06 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, JANNETTE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $21,567.71 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, BOBBIE JO Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $21,567.16 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, FREDRINA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $21,566.74 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, LETICIA A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $21,566.24 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, MARY A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $21,565.62 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKEY, TERRY J Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $21,565.43 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLIFKA, GALE Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $21,565.08 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDNEY, IVAN J Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $21,564.98 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ANDREW J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $21,564.63 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JANE VALENTINE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $21,564.60 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIMBERLY N Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $21,564.58 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUG, MARIE C Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $21,564.40 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, SYLVIA Employer name Albany County Amount $21,564.32 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, CHERYL Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $21,564.08 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRELOCK, RICHARD J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $21,564.05 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAX, GARNIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $21,563.79 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JAMIE E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $21,563.70 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIOSO, JOANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,563.53 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUE, MARY E Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $21,563.47 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHANNON M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,563.30 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARATO, PAMELA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,562.22 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRING, JACLYN E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $21,562.19 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, CHRISTEL M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $21,562.00 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFKO, REGINA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $21,561.84 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, ROBERT J Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $21,561.67 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, JAMES A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $21,561.14 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, NILA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $21,560.79 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTAKOURIS, TRACY A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $21,560.25 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KAREN Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $21,559.98 Date 12/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BARBARA E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $21,559.31 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENISE R Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $21,558.86 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, CHARMAINE A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $21,558.57 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORRICO, FRANK J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,558.42 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, RONALD J Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $21,558.20 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, NANCY L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $21,558.10 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVY, SUZANNE L Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $21,557.90 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNICK, LISA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $21,557.85 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAUER, MARY P Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $21,557.83 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, SANDRA B Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $21,557.82 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINNEDGE, RUSSELL J Employer name Tully CSD Amount $21,557.60 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, BENJAMIN D Employer name Franklin County Amount $21,557.51 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, ALICIA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $21,557.12 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, CRYSTAL G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $21,557.08 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, NICOLE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,557.04 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, RYAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,556.36 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, DAWN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $21,556.28 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, KEVIN L Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $21,556.15 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZ SIMMONS, ALICIA J Employer name Elba CSD Amount $21,555.79 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,555.61 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JANE A Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $21,555.61 Date 09/08/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $21,555.10 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, SHARON L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $21,555.10 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARLO, HELEN D Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $21,555.10 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIO, STEPHEN R Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $21,554.63 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, CLARE L Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $21,554.37 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMANN, KAREN A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $21,553.91 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, AYESHA S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $21,553.80 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILNER, FRANCIS J Employer name Orange County Amount $21,553.74 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTINGER, ANNETTE V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $21,553.51 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECHSLER, CLOTILDA Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $21,553.26 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ZAIDA E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $21,553.02 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTES, DONNA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,552.98 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIBA, DONNA M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $21,552.70 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, VALERIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,552.55 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMANSKI, BRENDA L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $21,552.45 Date 08/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, MONE'T Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $21,552.22 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEL, GARY R, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $21,551.91 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CLARENCE L Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $21,550.92 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,550.82 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANUSSI, JOSEPH A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $21,550.26 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDNEY, CHAD D Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $21,550.15 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIELAK-WOJTKOWC , C A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $21,550.10 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, KAREN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $21,550.08 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI, MAC S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,550.06 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSINA, MARIE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,549.46 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, COLLEEN M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $21,549.18 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARSHALL E Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $21,549.18 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $21,548.56 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ZURI D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $21,548.45 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERMEIER, KELLY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,548.40 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-ROMEO, SIMONE S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $21,548.36 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VONDA L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $21,548.05 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHHORN, BRENDA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $21,547.95 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY, BEVERLEY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,547.77 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPELLA, GERALD D, JR Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $21,547.70 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, AMY R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $21,547.66 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCIPIERI, MICHAEL A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $21,547.39 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRELLER, MILISA H Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $21,547.36 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTINI, LINDA A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $21,547.20 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLFE, JEANNEE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,547.11 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS-MC BRIDE, KEITH M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,546.34 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System