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 CHADWICK, WENDY L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $21,349.10 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIEPY, DAWN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,349.07 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERLY, GENEVIEVE H Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $21,349.05 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Village of Greene Amount $21,348.88 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,347.79 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, SONJA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $21,346.60 Date 10/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMBERG, LAURA C Employer name Panama CSD Amount $21,346.20 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARMELS, MELISSA M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $21,346.12 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SUZANNE T Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $21,345.94 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSION, JOHN Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,345.85 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, MICHELLE Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $21,345.81 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SUSAN ELLEN Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,345.14 Date 11/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTARES, CHARLES J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,345.02 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, CHARLES A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $21,344.88 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORAM, AMY L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $21,344.67 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, SHEILA M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $21,344.65 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, BRITTNEY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,344.16 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FEVER, DARCIE S Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $21,343.98 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTEY, CHARLES Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $21,343.86 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGE, REGINA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $21,343.82 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, COLLEEN A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $21,343.17 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, KIMBERLY B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $21,342.92 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITAN, DANIEL I Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $21,342.90 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITWER, SUSAN E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,342.13 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, JESSIE K Employer name Newark CSD Amount $21,341.86 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TERESA A Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $21,341.62 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MICHELLE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $21,340.61 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC OMBER, KIMBERLY Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,340.47 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MARGUERITE E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $21,339.90 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, CRISTINA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $21,339.90 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, KRISTA Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $21,339.21 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, HANSEL M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $21,338.67 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, HENRY L Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $21,338.53 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERAMO, ANTHONY Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $21,338.26 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGIN, EILEEN J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $21,338.26 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, SCOTT J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $21,338.26 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, ROBERT T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $21,337.91 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHTINGALE-BUCKLEY, BONNIE J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $21,337.47 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDIG, TERESE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,336.92 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, MARIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $21,336.60 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Albany County Amount $21,336.00 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, JOHN G Employer name Albany County Amount $21,336.00 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, PETER J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $21,336.00 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, JOSHUA E Employer name Livingston County Amount $21,335.66 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, SHARON L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $21,335.56 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ELLEN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,335.13 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFURNO, EUGENE Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $21,334.93 Date 05/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONACK, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $21,334.37 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, DEBORAH M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $21,334.18 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $21,333.95 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHAUSER, SHARON A Employer name Bath CSD Amount $21,333.31 Date 01/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTFIELD, HEATHER E Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $21,332.14 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, LOUISE G Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $21,331.99 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANACO, SUSAN A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $21,331.32 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGLER, GARY K Employer name Canton CSD Amount $21,331.01 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDD, ELIZABETH J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,330.80 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANAHAN, JOHN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $21,330.41 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, SAMANTHA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,330.00 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLPHY, JENNIFER A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $21,330.00 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, KAREN L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $21,329.88 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARIA D Employer name Broome County Amount $21,328.93 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, KATHLEEN B Employer name Afton CSD Amount $21,328.89 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUPP, LAINA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $21,328.78 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, FREDERICK D Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $21,328.73 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SAMANTHA S Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $21,328.28 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHTAR AHMAD, YASSMIN B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $21,328.01 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, GARY P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $21,327.99 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERO, KRISTEN J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $21,327.90 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, YASMIRA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $21,327.83 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCONZO, KRYSTINA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $21,327.72 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PAMELA J Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $21,327.68 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, CATHLEEN A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $21,327.60 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRALHEIRO, GRACE Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $21,327.32 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMELAS, KALLIOPE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,326.93 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMBAL, PATRICIA L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $21,326.75 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETZ, DIANE E Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $21,326.52 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINSKI, NICHOLAS E Employer name Avon CSD Amount $21,326.38 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, GEORGE L Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $21,325.65 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCUDERO, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $21,325.56 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, LOUIS P Employer name Village of Menands Amount $21,325.22 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELLIS, KENNETH V, III Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $21,325.17 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, GAIL A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $21,324.45 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,324.40 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAROWICZ, DEBORAH A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $21,324.30 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKA, JESSICA A Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $21,324.06 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, ALICE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,323.88 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSHIMER, SCOTT E Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $21,323.84 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LLOYD, LISA Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,323.64 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNIBELLI, JAMES M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $21,323.06 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, OSCAR E Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,322.66 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, DESIREE Y Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $21,322.44 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, DAVID S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,322.32 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, HOPE S Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $21,322.30 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERSKY, RENA S Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $21,322.00 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DAWN G Employer name Town of Van Etten Amount $21,321.78 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, PATRICIA A Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $21,321.52 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, GILLIAN S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,321.39 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMATO, DEANNA L Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $21,320.93 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, PAMELA B Employer name Perry CSD Amount $21,320.25 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKOWSKI, GISELA E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,319.91 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System