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 HUEY, NIKWE O Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $21,254.64 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, JOSHUA L Employer name Hamilton County Amount $21,253.80 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ADRIANA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $21,253.56 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWREY, ROBERT Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $21,253.54 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LAURA M Employer name Education Department Amount $21,253.44 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, SAMANTHA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $21,252.82 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEOCHAN, SHARMATEE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $21,252.80 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, MATTHEW B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $21,252.72 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOSEPH W Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $21,252.54 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTCHANSKI, BORIS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $21,252.54 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHAEL R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $21,252.54 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, EDWARD A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $21,252.53 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MARIA A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $21,251.93 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOUDIS, STACEY Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $21,251.51 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTEE, HENRY A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $21,251.43 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICOLA, KATHY M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $21,251.24 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KAYCI L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $21,251.14 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, ANDREW W Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $21,250.97 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, MAUREEN D Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $21,250.92 Date 06/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VRANKEN, JOHN A, JR Employer name Town of Edmeston Amount $21,250.56 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLA, SCOTT A Employer name Department of State Amount $21,250.39 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, BRENDA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $21,250.39 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DOUGLAS O Employer name Village of Wilson Amount $21,250.06 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,250.00 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPAS, JONATHAN S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,250.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, TONY Employer name Albany County Amount $21,249.82 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JOHN J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $21,249.81 Date 10/04/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONA, SOFIKA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $21,249.44 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEKSIEJ, TERESA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,249.00 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KARA B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $21,249.00 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JACQUELYN Y Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $21,248.97 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARYANNE Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $21,247.80 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHING, LISA J Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $21,247.79 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAUL J Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $21,247.74 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKE, REBECCA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,247.53 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINVILLE, DEBRA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,247.53 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, SANDRA W Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,247.52 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALONEK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $21,246.86 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, PEGGY A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $21,246.81 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, PRISCILLA A Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $21,246.65 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLE, GAYLE H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $21,246.47 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MICHELLE H Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $21,246.10 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, KAROLINE H Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $21,245.56 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALISTA, KALEY E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $21,245.53 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, MICHELE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $21,245.37 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDIK, RAHIM Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $21,245.31 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, NATHANIEL J R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,245.28 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECULA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $21,245.25 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJA, ANILA G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $21,245.24 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,244.95 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, PATRICK J Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $21,244.75 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDER, CHANELLE M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $21,244.74 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANZA, PATRICIA M Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $21,244.66 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, NATALIE G Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $21,244.38 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAWENDER, PAMELA T Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,243.54 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIAR, STEPHEN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $21,243.28 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, CHARLOTTE H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,243.24 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMAN, STUART J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $21,243.08 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, ANTONIA Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $21,242.95 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIESE, ELMER W, JR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,242.94 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMER, FLORENCE A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $21,241.82 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMAN, KIM M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $21,241.73 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMIS, AUDREY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,241.29 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLOCH, JOHN R Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $21,240.58 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLAND, CHRISTINE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,240.50 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELMENT, DEBORAH J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $21,240.47 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, DEBBY Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $21,240.39 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KENNETH D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,240.29 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, MINDY M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $21,240.14 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDES, STEVEN W Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $21,239.98 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, JESSIE L Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $21,239.95 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, JAN Employer name Orleans County Amount $21,239.77 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPT, ZACHARY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $21,239.67 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITSCH, DORRAINE F Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $21,239.57 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTONE, ELISSA E Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $21,239.40 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDDEN, RACHEL M Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $21,239.31 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDMARK, JAMES D Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $21,239.07 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TYREE J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $21,238.87 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JOANNE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $21,238.33 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINOS, ZOILA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $21,238.02 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNEIRI, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Chester Amount $21,237.87 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUDET, LORRAINE Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $21,237.82 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURDI, NICHOLAS B Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $21,237.59 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, MELODY J Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $21,237.55 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCIELI, GLENN L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $21,237.53 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINO, ANN MARIE Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $21,237.20 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYSOR, BENJAMIN C Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $21,237.15 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, JULIANN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,236.98 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVENTI, CAREN M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $21,236.77 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOANNE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,236.56 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $21,236.07 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LISA M Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $21,235.56 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABIN, ERIC F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $21,235.39 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HREHOR, JEAN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $21,235.33 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBESI, ROSEMARY R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $21,235.15 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JORDAN L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $21,234.61 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, TERESA M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $21,234.11 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAKEMA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $21,234.08 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, ANA M Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $21,233.69 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $21,233.08 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System