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 KOWALSKI, JANIS S Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $21,370.89 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, DOMONIQUE C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $21,370.76 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, SURESH Employer name Rockland County Amount $21,370.45 Date 08/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MAUREEN M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $21,370.37 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ADAM A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $21,370.10 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZERIAN, SUSAN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $21,370.00 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARDI, SUSAN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $21,370.00 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SHAVONNE M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $21,369.68 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASCIOTTI, JOQUINA P Employer name Webster CSD Amount $21,369.55 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DIANE L Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $21,369.20 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPICK, JOYCE M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $21,369.16 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, LINDA M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $21,369.16 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAILOR, ROSEALEE L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $21,369.09 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYEA, ANITA M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $21,369.02 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN E Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $21,368.69 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDLEY, SEAN T, II Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $21,368.61 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONOCORE, MARY A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $21,368.34 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMSEN, MARGARET A Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $21,368.20 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, SALLY J Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $21,368.05 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, JANET M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $21,367.85 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNESON, LORALYN Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $21,367.63 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, CAROLE L Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $21,367.20 Date 06/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEDDO, LARRY J, JR Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $21,366.82 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, AMANDA H Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $21,366.77 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, SANDRA L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $21,366.77 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NICOLE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $21,366.67 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $21,366.30 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JUDITH A Employer name Washington County Amount $21,366.28 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSKI, PATRICK M Employer name Village of Manorhaven Amount $21,366.23 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, PATRICE Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $21,366.20 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MANUEL J Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $21,366.07 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, GERARD W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $21,366.02 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROETSCH, RAYMOND E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $21,365.43 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, SEAMUS R Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $21,365.14 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $21,364.59 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, LISA ANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $21,364.40 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, PHIONA T Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $21,364.14 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES M Employer name Town of Parma Amount $21,364.05 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DEBRA A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $21,363.96 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, DARLENE Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $21,363.93 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIRCHY, RICHARD S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $21,363.83 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, NICHOLAS A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $21,363.30 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGS, JARED C Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $21,363.00 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, CARMELLA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,362.99 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMSLEY, DANA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,362.99 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREED, RODNEY R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $21,362.51 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, DENISE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,362.49 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDE, REGINA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $21,362.34 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIL, MUHAMMAD Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $21,361.60 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, JANET C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,361.45 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEN BOUT, DONALD J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $21,360.78 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, MERANDA J Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $21,360.22 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNZO, KIMBERLY R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $21,360.18 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, THOMAS R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $21,360.03 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEFF, PATRICIA Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $21,359.80 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, DONNA A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $21,359.76 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MARIBEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,359.70 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, CIARAN T Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $21,359.11 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, MARGARET S Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $21,359.11 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAY, JOSEPH H Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $21,359.11 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VREEDE, STEPHEN C Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $21,359.11 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEGARD, JENEEN M Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $21,358.98 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHEGAN, GERALD Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $21,358.94 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUNKER, BENJAMIN D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $21,358.64 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEREK M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,358.57 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUBON, TERRY M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $21,358.31 Date 12/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHARD, ALANNA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $21,358.17 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,358.10 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, MICHELE B Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,358.08 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINO, CANDACE A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $21,358.00 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISSINGER RATZLAFF, JEWEL S Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $21,357.39 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'EMIC, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,357.36 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, LISA M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $21,357.16 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, TROY N Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $21,357.02 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, JENNIFER L Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $21,356.89 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, MICHELLE T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $21,356.31 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDMAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,356.25 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, LORI E Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $21,356.06 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJSZKY, CASEY R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $21,356.00 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, DIANE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $21,355.95 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONI, MICHELE Employer name Wells CSD Amount $21,355.34 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, PAULA J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,355.27 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, REBECCA L Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $21,354.92 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIOLETTE, JOHN M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $21,354.68 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BEVERLY A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $21,354.44 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLBERG, KATHY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,354.38 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KENNETH S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $21,354.22 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIRT D, SR Employer name Bath CSD Amount $21,353.82 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, GWENDOLYN S Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $21,353.73 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURIO, PATTI A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $21,352.47 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, BERNADETTE Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $21,352.30 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTKA, JANET E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $21,352.19 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWBAKER, KEVIN P Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $21,351.54 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANARO, SAMANTHA C Employer name Oneida County Amount $21,351.19 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, SANDRA K Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $21,351.01 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,350.57 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSMAN, SARAH S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $21,350.44 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRENDA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $21,349.93 Date 08/27/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICK, PATSY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $21,349.43 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, NAVITA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $21,349.12 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System