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 HENDERSON, BELINDA S Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $20,708.71 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, MELISSA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $20,708.67 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TAMMY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,708.41 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, LORI J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $20,708.38 Date 04/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKHRAM, SUBHASH D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,708.36 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROBIN L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $20,708.29 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CHERYL D Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $20,708.07 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of East Bloomfield Amount $20,707.80 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDE, MARIA Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $20,707.65 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCENSKI, LORIE M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,707.20 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMANS, MARY J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,706.58 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MARLENE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,706.52 Date 07/06/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEW, WILLIAM F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,706.44 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, TAMMY L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $20,706.21 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHLER, SHERRI D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,706.10 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ISAIAH F Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $20,706.10 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNA, SARA D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,706.06 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOU, LIN Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $20,705.73 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSER, MARY C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,705.69 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLAS, MARITZA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $20,704.93 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBUS, REUBEN R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $20,704.80 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGUFA, KATHRYN GAIL L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,704.20 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLORY, JUDY L Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $20,703.67 Date 07/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLO, JOHNNA G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,703.34 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, DANIEL R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,703.29 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,702.42 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, HEATHER M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $20,702.41 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPACKI, SUSAN M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,702.40 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATH, BRITTANY E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,702.32 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SUSAN A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $20,702.28 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENCE, ALICE F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,702.18 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, MEEKA A Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $20,702.15 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ELAINE Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $20,702.12 Date 08/16/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEBERGER, AMY L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $20,701.92 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKEL, ALISA M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $20,701.77 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOY Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $20,701.66 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DONTURA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $20,701.62 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVLAND, MERRITT R Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $20,701.56 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARFOH, EUGENE N Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $20,701.46 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, VERNELL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $20,701.28 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKESHOFER, KAREN S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $20,700.70 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULKIFL, ANTILLA K Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $20,700.67 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CHRISTINA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,700.47 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LYNNETTE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,700.42 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERNINGAN, KOYIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,700.01 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHELON, DENNIS W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $20,700.00 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, DONALD J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $20,699.64 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNER, GLENN R Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $20,699.60 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVARES-ALFARO, ROSALIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $20,699.28 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,699.21 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARANDA, JAMES A Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $20,699.16 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PAUL R Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,699.01 Date 05/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLING, MARK W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,699.00 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONE, EDWARD F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,698.87 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANTI, ROBIN A Employer name Cortland County Amount $20,698.86 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AENLLE, MARIA F Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $20,698.85 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARIA A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $20,698.65 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINEAUX, STEPHEN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,698.61 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $20,697.90 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALE, GREG Employer name Waterford Water Commission Amount $20,697.25 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHOK, TRAVIS J Employer name Albany County Amount $20,697.21 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, RENE J, MRS Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $20,697.07 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MELISSA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,697.03 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUCK, LENA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,696.42 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, GORDON C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,696.37 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTRUPCAK, CYNTHIA K Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $20,696.25 Date 09/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, SYLVIA D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,696.15 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOATENG-ATAKORA, GEORGINA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $20,696.13 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODHEAD, SHANIKWA I Employer name Albany County Amount $20,695.92 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, JOHN E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $20,695.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, NICHOLAS H Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,695.42 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,695.40 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAIN, DANIELLE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,695.12 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODICAN, PATRICIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,694.24 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMACK, JEFFREY N Employer name Broome County Amount $20,693.80 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KEVIN L Employer name Erie County Amount $20,693.54 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCIK, KIM M Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $20,693.36 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIFIN, VALERIE L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $20,692.90 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MICHAEL F Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,692.66 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILER, SYLVIA J Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $20,692.34 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, LINDA A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,692.18 Date 01/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURPIEWSKI, JOANNA Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $20,691.72 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, COLLEEN M Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $20,691.60 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENCIO, RAMONA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,691.19 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COURSEY, MONICA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,691.08 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSI, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $20,691.04 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, KAREN A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $20,690.77 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGODA, SARA L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $20,690.75 Date 08/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROVETTO, RUSSELL B Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $20,690.69 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $20,690.62 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, MELISSA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $20,690.39 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JULIA M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $20,690.26 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATOR, MAGDALENA T Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $20,690.21 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIZZARD-MC GRATH, PENELOPE J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $20,689.71 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASURDO, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,689.65 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, KELLY A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,689.60 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, BRENDA R Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,689.60 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, SHERRI B Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,689.60 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOOP, ALLISON E Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,689.59 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, GARY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,689.56 Date 03/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System