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 DOBOSZ, ROBERT T Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,889.24 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LAUREEN Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $20,889.23 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, TRACY A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $20,888.56 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, REBECCA A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $20,888.44 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIG, DAVID J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $20,888.20 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOPERA, NANCY R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,888.14 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARR, PAMELA F Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,888.11 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JIMELLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,888.05 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,888.00 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTEN, HAROLD D Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $20,887.64 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, WILLIAM L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $20,886.91 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, FRANK G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,886.59 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CRYSTAL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,885.77 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAROOQ, AZHAR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,885.58 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOADLEY, PETER J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $20,885.35 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JOAN M Employer name Warren County Amount $20,885.16 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, KIM A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,885.12 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $20,885.09 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ESTHER Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $20,884.80 Date 03/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D' AMATO, DEBORAH Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $20,884.20 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERFETTI, LOUIS A, III Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $20,883.92 Date 07/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSWALD, SHIRLEY A Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $20,883.73 Date 09/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, JUAN B Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $20,883.73 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TONYA Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $20,883.20 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, JAKE D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,883.13 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, DAVID W Employer name Candor CSD Amount $20,882.82 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENBERG, SOGDIANA Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $20,882.42 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, WENDY R Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $20,882.31 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAUGH, THOMAS Employer name Orange County Amount $20,882.15 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, LORI D Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $20,882.06 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOMENICO, NICOLE M Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $20,882.05 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, WENSHENG Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,881.92 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JACQUELINE B Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $20,881.75 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARISOL Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $20,881.66 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LYNN A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,881.45 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAULER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,881.14 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS-HILL, TENISHA L Employer name Broome County Amount $20,880.91 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $20,880.83 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKERMANN, CARL W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,880.64 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETZAK, COLETTE R Employer name Afton CSD Amount $20,880.54 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,880.21 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVETSKIE, BRITTANY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,879.96 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ASHLEE D Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $20,879.72 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REXINGER, JENNIFER L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,879.58 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIALANELLA, LISA M Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $20,879.31 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLO, ERIKA D Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $20,878.68 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, ALLISON S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,878.51 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,878.25 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JOHN T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $20,878.22 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBA, DENISE Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $20,878.13 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, KORY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,877.76 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRIST J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,877.70 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, GARY E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $20,877.29 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIES, JELISSA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $20,877.22 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, CHERYL E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,877.16 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JACKEE E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $20,876.86 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKINS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,876.63 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEG, HENRY W Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $20,876.53 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALAN C Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $20,876.40 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,875.21 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ARLENE S Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,875.10 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHN, LEE A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $20,874.97 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JUSTIN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $20,874.94 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GREGORY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,874.92 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,874.91 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, LOUISE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,874.70 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYSTER, MATTHEW A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,874.64 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BILLIE J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,874.41 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DORENE J Employer name Town of North East Amount $20,874.31 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCELLIGOTT, THOMAS M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $20,873.98 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUM, EDWIN W Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $20,873.72 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, CATHERINE H Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $20,873.59 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $20,873.50 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ-LOUCKS, EDITH J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,872.54 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ALESIA D Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $20,872.51 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, JANINE L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,871.99 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMINGHAM, JAMES M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $20,871.78 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALSTIAN, VAGHRAM S Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $20,871.68 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANABURGH, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $20,871.39 Date 12/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WESLEY, SANDRA L Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $20,870.98 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JEAN Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $20,870.97 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSMAN, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $20,870.77 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, BARBARA I Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $20,870.64 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, VIRGINIA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,869.61 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EILEEN A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $20,869.49 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, DENISE D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $20,869.31 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYBURN, KEVIN L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,869.04 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, COLLEEN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $20,868.76 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, DIANE M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $20,868.38 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNYK, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $20,868.28 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, GAYLE S Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $20,867.98 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KAREN C Employer name Erie County Amount $20,867.72 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIQUE, DWAYNE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $20,867.11 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECKON, MICHAEL E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $20,867.07 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUM, PAMELA B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,866.76 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, SONDRA J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $20,866.48 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, DAISY Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $20,866.41 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKNESE, MICHELE Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $20,866.34 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SHELLY A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $20,866.32 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTOWN, LESLIE J, JR Employer name Town of Brasher Amount $20,866.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System