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 RABIDEAU, TRACY L Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $21,455.06 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, HARVEY N Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $21,454.89 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE-BRADY, WENDY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,454.48 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, TATIANA Employer name City of Albany Amount $21,454.07 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIGHTENBURGH, JUDITH A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $21,454.02 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, MICHOL M Employer name Galway Public Library Amount $21,453.82 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, IVETTE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $21,453.40 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, KATHY R Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $21,453.00 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KATHY A Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $21,452.89 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWELCZAK, NORA Employer name Rockland County Amount $21,452.83 Date 10/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKEL, JENNIFER M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,452.80 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMORE, KYLE P Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $21,452.12 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, COLETTE C Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $21,452.08 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, ANTJUAN M, SR Employer name Westminster Comm Chart School Amount $21,451.84 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANTRA, ROBERT D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,451.65 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,451.50 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KELSEY M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $21,451.41 Date 05/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTELADE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,451.30 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA Employer name Broome County Amount $21,450.90 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGGUTH, ELIAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $21,450.09 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROY, ROBERT J Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $21,449.76 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, KYLE J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $21,449.73 Date 06/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, THEODORE, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $21,449.67 Date 10/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JOSHUA S Employer name Town of Massena Amount $21,449.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELSTEIN, KARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,449.12 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, ANGELA Employer name Albany County Amount $21,449.09 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LISA L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $21,449.03 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVIELLO, GERALDINA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $21,448.99 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, NICOLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,448.89 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, JACOB L Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $21,448.86 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKO, JOSHUA A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $21,448.60 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, CYNTHIA C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,448.36 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, ERIN A Employer name Albany County Amount $21,448.07 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, LESLIE J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $21,448.00 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, LYNN M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $21,447.98 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, ELIZABETH J Employer name Glens Falls Common Sd Amount $21,447.73 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, KIMBERLY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,447.49 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $21,447.20 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, PATRICIA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $21,447.14 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, GEORGINA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $21,447.09 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, JACEN A Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $21,446.93 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBE, KIRSTIN R Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $21,446.73 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBERT, JANET M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,446.60 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, JOHN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,446.58 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, ALYSSA Employer name Orange County Amount $21,446.47 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICK, ANDREW C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $21,446.31 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, SUSAN E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,446.25 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMOLI, PETER J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,445.99 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLKES, KISHA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,445.92 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, BRYANT D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,445.63 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, LINDA M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $21,445.28 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFENDERFER, JOHN C Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $21,445.24 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, DAWN M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $21,445.04 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, DANAE M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $21,444.80 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURSTEN, STACY C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $21,444.37 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SHELLY L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $21,443.99 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, JEANETTE M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $21,443.61 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, AIDA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,443.49 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $21,443.25 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, LINDA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,443.24 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOINAZ, FEDERICO A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $21,443.22 Date 12/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, MARIANNE Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $21,443.20 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVO, NORA Y Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $21,442.91 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBONE, HEATHER A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $21,442.51 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULKLEY, BARBARA J Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $21,442.50 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTARITA, CAROL Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,442.41 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUNTIN, MALLA Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $21,442.32 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $21,442.20 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DON VITO, JENNA D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $21,442.01 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADY, KATHERINE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,441.95 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODEIT, ROSELLEN R Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $21,441.75 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CYNTHIA F Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $21,441.75 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, MARIE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $21,441.51 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, TIMARA S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $21,441.45 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTI, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,441.41 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULANAJ, ZENEL S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $21,441.29 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, LORI A Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $21,441.20 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, MARY L Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $21,441.19 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $21,441.12 Date 10/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $21,440.80 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNS-BAKER, MICHELLE R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $21,440.71 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN H Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $21,440.63 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITSATOS, VASILIKI Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,440.57 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCI, DAVID C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,439.88 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, THOMAS M Employer name Department of State Amount $21,439.73 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, BONNIE P Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $21,439.52 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELL, JOHN F Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $21,439.41 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEY, JOSHUA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,438.91 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NADINE J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $21,438.90 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, EILEEN M Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $21,438.80 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, BRIAN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,438.78 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, PATRICK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $21,438.69 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, ANN MARIE Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $21,438.55 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, HELEN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $21,438.55 Date 07/28/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLINO, YVONNE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $21,438.22 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNO, LAURIE J Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $21,437.86 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, FREDERICK J Employer name Town of Junius Amount $21,437.86 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIAS, DANIEL R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $21,437.60 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, KRISTEN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,437.33 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDICK, KIMBERLY R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $21,437.03 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System