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 BESTER, PIERRA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,936.12 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINER, LISA M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $20,935.95 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASS, JENNY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $20,935.88 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JADA X Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,935.47 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, RENDY D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,935.14 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIPP, KAREN L Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $20,934.60 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARGARET A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,933.98 Date 04/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAEMER, MARIANNE W Employer name Montgomery County Amount $20,933.65 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MYRA J Employer name Addison CSD Amount $20,933.60 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFIGLIO, RICHARD J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $20,933.22 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, DUANE L, II Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,933.16 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, ROBERT J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $20,932.96 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $20,932.84 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, JOSEPH E Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $20,932.47 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, LISA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,932.34 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANY, SHARLA Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $20,932.20 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,932.02 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, ROBIN L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,931.82 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $20,931.77 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAKOS, MICHELLE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,931.04 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $20,930.82 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, FRANCES Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $20,930.58 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGLIORE, PATRICIA D Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $20,930.34 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, CRISTIN R Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $20,930.29 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, ALEXANDRIA M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $20,930.07 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, JOSHUA M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $20,930.07 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJERUS, TINA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $20,929.58 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJURI, KELLY Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $20,929.51 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ANNE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,929.49 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, CARL D Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $20,928.47 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCAINE, SAMUEL D Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,928.06 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-LOFFLER, MATTHEW D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $20,928.04 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, LINDA J Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $20,928.00 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, THOMAS E Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $20,927.99 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,927.96 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, LISA K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,927.75 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAO, ROWENA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,927.75 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,927.36 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JAMES J, JR Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $20,927.08 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECE, ROBIN M Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $20,926.82 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, TARA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $20,926.75 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKMAN, SYDNEY P Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $20,926.47 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARHAD, MD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,926.14 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JENNIFER S Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $20,925.68 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALEXA C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $20,925.08 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, IRA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $20,925.00 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, EMILY C Employer name Amagansett Fire District Amount $20,924.76 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIBERT, JEAN A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,924.74 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, GERI L Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $20,924.68 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, DIANE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,924.43 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURNOW, SHANNON M Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $20,924.34 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $20,924.33 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNASH, NICHOLAS C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $20,924.28 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SHEILA M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,924.18 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, ROSEANN F Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $20,924.09 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, DIANE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,923.72 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALBERT, GARY A Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $20,923.63 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMEC, SUSAN B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,923.12 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,923.09 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RICHELLE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,922.83 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPOCCIO, ROBERTA L Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,922.42 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KERRI ANNE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,922.25 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, NICOLETTE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,922.02 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICK, STEVEN H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $20,922.00 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, SUSAN D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,921.70 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CHRISTINE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $20,921.61 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JEFFREY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,921.56 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIRO, JAMES Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $20,921.16 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,920.38 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ANNETTE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $20,919.93 Date 07/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGA, ROSA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,919.58 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASHOUER, ABIGAIL E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $20,919.52 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WAYNE Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $20,919.45 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, BEATRIZ A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $20,919.28 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LINDA M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $20,919.27 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,918.76 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, GWEN T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $20,918.10 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JEUEL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,918.09 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, ROXANNE L Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $20,917.70 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLPH, BRUCE E Employer name Delaware County Amount $20,917.56 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, GARY D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,917.52 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLNER, WILLIAM D, SR Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,917.29 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIN, DEBORAH L Employer name Avon CSD Amount $20,916.61 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIRY, SHARON E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,916.50 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, PATRICIA E Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $20,915.66 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JENNIFER N Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $20,915.62 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, MAUREEN G Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $20,915.11 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOANNE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,914.95 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURIVAL, EDITH Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $20,914.73 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, JOYCE A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $20,914.48 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSER, JANET E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,913.97 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, ALLISON M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $20,913.81 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALD, STACEY M Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $20,913.46 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, BRADLEY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,913.30 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINEMANN, TYLER J Employer name Albany County Amount $20,913.21 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MELINDA H Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $20,913.12 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JEANNE M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $20,913.08 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSME, ZULMA I Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,912.79 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DAWN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,912.75 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JEFFREY Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $20,912.69 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System