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 GIFFORD, LYNN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,912.58 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, GLENDA A Employer name Granville CSD Amount $20,912.57 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANDREA N Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $20,912.53 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRONCK, MATTHEW P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $20,912.47 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORER, REBECCA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,912.32 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, LAUREN E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,912.24 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIA PAUL, JACLYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,912.12 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ANDREA Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $20,911.80 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, KIM R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $20,911.76 Date 11/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERWINSKI, TERRI L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,911.74 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, DEBORAH D Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $20,911.35 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROSS, NANCY S Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $20,911.31 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBBY-MCANULTY, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,911.07 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, MEGAN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,910.77 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, J MARSHALL Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $20,910.46 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DOROTHY M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $20,910.11 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUJARSKI, WILLIAM C Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $20,910.00 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTINO, ROBERT F Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,909.90 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JOHN P Employer name Niagara County Amount $20,909.44 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, ANNE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $20,909.43 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LORI L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $20,909.15 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, CHRISTINA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $20,909.07 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, ARDYCE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,908.22 Date 12/20/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, SARAH W Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $20,907.98 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CHELSEY A Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $20,907.96 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, LINDSAY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,907.75 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHARI A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,906.90 Date 09/07/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEART, NATALIE N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $20,906.42 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TAWNYA D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $20,905.97 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLSCHLEGEL, ANGELA R Employer name Ontario County Amount $20,905.65 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBECK, ELLEN L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,905.60 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTINGS, TINA M Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $20,905.49 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CHERYL L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,904.57 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, LYNDA A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,904.50 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, ANN M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $20,904.14 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BOYLE, MICHAEL A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,904.04 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMLAGE, JOSHUA F Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $20,904.00 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELANEY, SCOTT A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $20,903.87 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICHS, CELINE P Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,903.80 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PAMELA W Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,903.80 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, CHERYL Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $20,903.71 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHON, SHELLEY B Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,903.14 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLE, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,903.10 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUSZ, KATHRYN M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,902.93 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, DAWN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,902.85 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEM, JAMES R Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,902.65 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LIBY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $20,902.64 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CLEVELAND Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,902.62 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, THOMAS H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,902.04 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, JUDY A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $20,901.06 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, JUSTIN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,899.69 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKES, JOHN K Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $20,899.44 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROERE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $20,899.10 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CAROL A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $20,898.93 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $20,898.78 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, JOHN J, IV Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $20,898.40 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTRAS, CATHERINE L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $20,897.94 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, MARY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $20,897.60 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, STELLA L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $20,897.34 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,897.05 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, LANETTE Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $20,896.88 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGARLATA, PATRICIA L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,896.82 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISNER, WILLIAM C Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $20,896.74 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $20,896.60 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,896.50 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKLEY, ROBERT Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $20,896.27 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, VALERIE R Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,896.11 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIANNE N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,896.11 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, GINA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $20,896.05 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEW, JENNIFER A Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $20,895.48 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, BRIANA N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,895.28 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JONATHAN M Employer name Perry CSD Amount $20,895.01 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGUEL, DONALD A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,894.91 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEN, JOHN S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $20,894.87 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, TAMMY Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,894.33 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, VICKI J Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,894.20 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JAYCOB L Employer name Village of Perry Amount $20,894.08 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, LISA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $20,893.97 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JAMES G Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,893.96 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $20,893.79 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, BETH A Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $20,893.39 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JENNIFER L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,893.35 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, TODD A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $20,893.26 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADAM C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,893.17 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RAFAEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,893.10 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, SALLY A Employer name Gloversville Public Library Amount $20,892.94 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESANTO, SARAH C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,892.22 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, MARIELA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,892.01 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O DONNELL, LYNNE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $20,892.01 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCO, DONNA J Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,891.84 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JENNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,891.79 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, OLIVER S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $20,891.79 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, AMBAR M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $20,891.51 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, LISA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,890.91 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKINSON, JOHN J, JR Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,890.91 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, TINA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $20,890.85 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TIM G Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $20,890.47 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $20,890.05 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DONNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,889.81 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GERALD R Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $20,889.67 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System