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 DECKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $21,182.15 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, ETHEL M Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $21,182.04 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBOWICZ, JOLEEN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $21,181.75 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $21,181.62 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROTTA, KATHLEEN Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $21,181.60 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, SUZANN L Employer name Warren County Amount $21,181.60 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-STEINER, TERRENCE C Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $21,181.52 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTY, SHEILA A Employer name Granville CSD Amount $21,181.51 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKI, ROBERTA J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $21,181.41 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBANKS, LANDIE R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $21,181.33 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHMAN, HINA N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,180.90 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, MICHELLE A Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $21,180.90 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, SANDRA P Employer name Town of Victor Amount $21,180.85 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, LORRAINE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $21,180.73 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREZENSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $21,180.62 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERSONE, MARY JO E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,180.48 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGTE, JANE M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $21,180.39 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, EILEEN Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $21,180.17 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAQUAN A Employer name Columbia County Amount $21,180.05 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MARY G Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $21,179.93 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, JANET I Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $21,179.87 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICOLE I Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $21,179.84 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DAWN M Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $21,179.20 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNINGER, DEBRA S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $21,178.40 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CINDY L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $21,177.90 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, TODD W Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $21,177.52 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, MARITZA Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $21,177.10 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, JOHN A, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,176.94 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KAREN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $21,176.82 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, SUSAN C Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $21,176.46 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOIE, KAREN A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,176.40 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, SEOKKOON Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $21,176.21 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, TAMMY R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,176.19 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SCOTT C Employer name City of Albany Amount $21,176.16 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIUS-VEGA, JASMINE C Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $21,175.91 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, DEBRA A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $21,175.27 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVERS, MIRTHA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $21,175.26 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, KATHRYN E Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,175.17 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ARTHUR M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $21,175.14 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, PAUL M, JR Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $21,175.00 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGG, GAIL A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,174.94 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEFER, MARY ELLEN T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $21,174.79 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, PAMELA S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $21,174.41 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARBERO, THOMAS Employer name Putnam County Amount $21,174.34 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $21,174.28 Date 04/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKI, JOHN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $21,174.15 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, CRAIG S Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $21,174.12 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, ANNISSA N Employer name Broome County Amount $21,172.87 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, JEFFREY J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $21,172.54 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, ALICEA V Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $21,172.43 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, JAYDA M Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $21,172.34 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, LAURA J Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $21,172.07 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARODY, LAURA H Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $21,171.85 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICORA, ALEC Employer name Steuben County Amount $21,171.63 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JEANNINE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $21,171.03 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, ISAIAH J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $21,171.00 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STACHIA M Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $21,170.86 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $21,170.86 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, DANIELLE L Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $21,170.65 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, CARLOS Employer name Rockland County Amount $21,170.50 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSATI, NICOLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $21,170.13 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, LAWRENCE P, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,170.00 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JASMINE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $21,169.85 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, PENNY L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $21,169.48 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $21,169.42 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUST, JOHN P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,169.29 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANGELA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,169.08 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $21,168.86 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLAZZO, CLARE C Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $21,168.54 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDELL, ANNE B Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $21,168.37 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, KATHERINE L Employer name Town of Sheldon Amount $21,168.34 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, ERYKA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,167.77 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS-JONES, ANN J Employer name Erie County Amount $21,167.33 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEAKIS, KELSEY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $21,167.13 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, ERCILIA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $21,167.07 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, HEIDI M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $21,166.83 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KEVIN G Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $21,166.76 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDROWSKI, CRYSTAL L Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $21,166.61 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUERCH, DIANNE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,166.31 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TERRY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,166.10 Date 12/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, RONNA L Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $21,165.87 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, ALFONSINA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $21,165.37 Date 11/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCHIOLI, DONALD A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $21,165.05 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEDECKER, MICHELLE L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $21,164.69 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOANNA C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $21,164.39 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, PRECIOUS Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $21,164.37 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EVAN D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $21,164.30 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, CHRISTINE A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $21,164.09 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBAUGH, MARK C Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $21,164.04 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, RIGO A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $21,163.27 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, SUSAN E Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $21,163.26 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, DEBRA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $21,163.20 Date 11/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ANTOINETTE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,162.14 Date 10/16/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOLA, CYNTHIA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $21,161.97 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIONETTI, MARY E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,161.67 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, MARISOL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,161.54 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, JACLYN M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $21,161.39 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHR, CHRISTINA L Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $21,161.03 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, MAHLENE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $21,160.75 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIARKA-GRZELAK, ANNA B Employer name Schenectady County Amount $21,160.30 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System