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 FITTING, NATALIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $20,774.43 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, TIMOTHY C Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $20,774.32 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADWICK, LISA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $20,773.69 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, REBECCA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,773.38 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDI, MARK B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $20,773.21 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDS, JENNIFER M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $20,773.18 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBURN, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,772.87 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDELL, ERICA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,772.67 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, CLIFFORD H Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,772.65 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUPHOMMA-INH, KONGCHACK S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,772.63 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MORE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $20,772.04 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CODY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,772.00 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEY, DEBBIE L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $20,771.59 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTYS, AMY S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,771.54 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELACE, KEFFION K Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $20,771.29 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILIO, ROSETTA Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $20,771.24 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROES, SANDRA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,770.71 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, ANTONETTE N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $20,770.36 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, SUSAN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,770.24 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANBERG, JOYCE D Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $20,770.20 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, TINA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,769.95 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AUDREY Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,769.77 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTED, ELIZABETH J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,769.77 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TOMIKA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,769.73 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RAMDULARI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $20,769.67 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MAUREEN Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $20,769.65 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, JOHN P Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $20,769.43 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, MELISSA M Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $20,769.24 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS-AVNI, LYNN S Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $20,769.21 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SHAWN J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $20,769.07 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIELLO, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $20,769.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEZ, CHARLIE Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $20,768.98 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDIER, DEANNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,768.74 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, TYISHYA D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $20,768.71 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, GLENN M Employer name Town of Owego Amount $20,768.56 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONOUGH, PATRICK C Employer name Ulster County Amount $20,768.39 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, PAMELA T Employer name Town of Hammond Amount $20,768.01 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, RONALD E Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,767.99 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, FRANK J Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,767.99 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,767.99 Date 07/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBY, LEAH S Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,767.99 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, TAMMY M Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $20,767.62 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, SUZANNE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $20,767.16 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GLORIANN C Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,766.91 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, KELLY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,766.50 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTLER, VIRGINIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,766.11 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SEAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,765.93 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVIS, JESSICA K B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,765.67 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHERYLANN Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,765.52 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTEAU, KAREN G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,765.49 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $20,765.35 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,765.04 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIDALA, RACHEL A Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $20,764.94 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPS, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,764.75 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $20,764.74 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEFFER, MICHELLE E Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $20,764.65 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, RUSSELL R Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $20,764.34 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, MARCELLA C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $20,764.24 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADHEAD, SANDRA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,763.73 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN P Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $20,763.62 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARSDALE, LISA A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,763.53 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, LUCAS P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $20,763.34 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOSKY, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,763.29 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULES, LINDA L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $20,763.14 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, KENNETH B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $20,763.12 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANDREW J Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $20,763.05 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, PATRICIA Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $20,762.96 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, DAVINA E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $20,762.60 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKOWSKI, MARY L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $20,762.26 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, STEPHEN A Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $20,762.11 Date 12/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSUE, ANGEL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $20,762.09 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KACEY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $20,761.63 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RYAN T Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $20,761.29 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, LUC J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $20,761.10 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER-LOWE, PAMELA J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $20,760.71 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, YULIA Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $20,760.70 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, DAWN E Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $20,760.46 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBIDINI, TULLIO Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $20,760.41 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAR-CROFT, HELEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,759.74 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $20,759.70 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEATON, BONNIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $20,759.68 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREW, PATRICIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,759.57 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GORDON W Employer name Town of New Baltimore Amount $20,759.44 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTINI, JAMES P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,759.32 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLEJNEK, LAWRENCE J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $20,758.52 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, SCOTT C Employer name Town of Evans Amount $20,758.40 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MARK D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $20,758.31 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOAN P Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $20,758.08 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LISA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $20,758.03 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONALD H Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $20,757.91 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WENDY Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,757.30 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, DUSHAWN D Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,757.15 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHER, PRESTON R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,756.48 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, BRENDA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,756.40 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, LORRAINE G Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $20,756.22 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, CARRIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,755.00 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, TERRY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,754.95 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,754.95 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDA, MAUREEN P Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,754.95 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOXENBERG, JUDY A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $20,754.18 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System