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 FELDMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $20,843.53 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ANDREW W Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $20,843.36 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BEVERLY G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,842.79 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, JOAN E Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,842.75 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMIRE, ANNETTE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,842.19 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, ANTHONY F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $20,842.14 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIELTHY, CAROLANN E Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $20,841.66 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROCHER, JANICE M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,841.50 Date 11/28/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKOW, SUSAN R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,841.49 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICIELI, ROSARIA Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,841.47 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ALAN R Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $20,840.85 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIVICA, GAIL Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $20,840.76 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARTA Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,840.71 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPEL, DARRYL Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $20,840.65 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODESTRO, SONYA A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $20,840.63 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, IMMANUEL Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,840.38 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CILLIS, BEVERLY J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,840.28 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BARBARA A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,840.26 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, JODI L Employer name Clinton County Amount $20,839.72 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPER, MARK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $20,839.34 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, KIM M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,839.33 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLARD, JACQUELINE E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $20,839.02 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $20,838.64 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAETH, VIRGINIA E Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,838.63 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOANNE K Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $20,838.59 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SUZANNE E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,837.99 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,837.72 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFEY, LUDMILA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,837.63 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, RAIONE B Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,837.60 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, CAROLYN F Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $20,837.46 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACCIONE, MATTHEW F Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $20,837.44 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, THOMAS J, II Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $20,837.43 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISCLAIR, TERESA M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $20,837.42 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTI, DARCY A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $20,837.31 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMILAR, WILLIAM T Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,837.26 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWITZ, LINDA E Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,836.68 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, JENNIFER A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $20,836.58 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LESLIE A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $20,836.52 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, LISA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,836.42 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZOMBEK, MAUREEN A Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $20,836.22 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISE, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $20,835.99 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, PAUL L Employer name Albany County Amount $20,835.89 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOOT, CHARLES M Employer name Albany County Amount $20,835.89 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MICHELLE L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $20,835.45 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, SHERRIE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,835.36 Date 06/27/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERTI, AMY L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $20,835.06 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, RHONDA L Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $20,834.97 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATER, DONNA L Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $20,834.70 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KELLY L Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,834.64 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASDEN, STACY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,834.36 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIERMUTH, JUDY S Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,834.19 Date 03/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, HEATHER N Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $20,833.96 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, CARMELA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,833.88 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, ALEXANDER C Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,833.40 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, DENISE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $20,833.17 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, LANAMARIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,833.14 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARN, MARK E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $20,833.08 Date 04/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNCAL, LEDIS M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,832.75 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CHARLES R Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $20,832.64 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, KARA E Employer name Madison County Amount $20,831.95 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, MARIAN A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $20,831.91 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSHNICK, CARMEN E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,831.31 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACINO, MARIA T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $20,830.71 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FESENGER, FELICIA A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $20,830.58 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIOLINO, PAUL J Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $20,830.39 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVICCARO, ANTHONY E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $20,830.16 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEZZA, JANET L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,829.65 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, KRYSTAL K Employer name Livingston County Amount $20,829.60 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEY, MARGUERITE M Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $20,829.41 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LUIS F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,829.15 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPANZANO, MARIA S Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,828.67 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $20,828.42 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PIETRA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $20,828.06 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, JANICE F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,827.56 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIONE, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,827.34 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVEY, DAPHNE E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $20,827.11 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH-PERSAD, NEELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,826.85 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUE, KAREN M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $20,826.81 Date 11/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, SCOTT A Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $20,826.50 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASNO, CAROLYN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $20,826.30 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, GRETCHEN A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $20,826.22 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,825.90 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TINE, KRYSTAL M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,825.90 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUME, PATRICK A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,825.87 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLING, CHERYL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,825.68 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADDELL, TARA C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,825.55 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDBAUER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,825.39 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYLEWSKI, VICKY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $20,825.37 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMPER, NICOLE C Employer name Orange County Amount $20,825.31 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $20,825.28 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHALE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,824.98 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZEWSKI, CATHERINE D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,824.57 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KELLYANNE Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $20,824.35 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHANE T Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $20,824.32 Date 10/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, WAYNE E Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $20,824.12 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTENE, FRANCIS W Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $20,823.73 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANGELA M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $20,823.39 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINAL, JODI J Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $20,823.20 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, JOANNE D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $20,822.80 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMANS, ROGER W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,822.58 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System