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 LIVINGSTON, GARRETT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,667.15 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBLE, COLLEEN T Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $20,667.03 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFF, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $20,666.91 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCHAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Union Amount $20,666.83 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, DONALD H Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $20,666.75 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SCOTT D Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $20,666.69 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, DEANNA M Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $20,665.80 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ELSA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $20,665.75 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, ANGEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,665.40 Date 09/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGART, DAWN T Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,665.29 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACHS, LESLIE M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $20,665.26 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JAMES M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $20,665.19 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KELLY A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $20,664.98 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TAMMARA Employer name Education Department Amount $20,664.80 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, AMBER Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,664.58 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYER, ANN M Employer name Albany County Amount $20,664.40 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ALYSE N Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $20,664.10 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTA, ANTHONY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $20,663.93 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, STACEY L Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,663.72 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, HEIDI J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $20,662.07 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOANN R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,661.90 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIFF, DAVID W Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $20,661.75 Date 12/21/1961 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, ERIC S Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $20,661.70 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIPATH, JAIANTRI S Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,661.13 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, BARBARA Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $20,660.60 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHELLE A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $20,660.20 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, ALICE M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $20,660.15 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIGAN-HUTEN, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $20,659.79 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, IRVINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,659.73 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLETTE-VOLOY, ANITA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,659.57 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSI, ANDREA S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,659.34 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJANOVSKI, LAURA D Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,659.34 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, TONY Z Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,659.24 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARGARET A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,659.18 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARK D Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $20,658.13 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, LORI L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $20,657.92 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMANN, DAVID R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,656.90 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $20,656.83 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERENZETTI, TONYA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,656.23 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDOL, MICHAEL J Employer name Madison County Amount $20,655.97 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, MARY JO Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,655.60 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MAXINE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $20,655.54 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, NICHOLAS R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,655.50 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KAREN M Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $20,655.20 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,654.74 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, FRANK P Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,654.62 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, VICTORIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,654.44 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MICHELE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,654.12 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, NANETTE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,653.84 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFARTH, SANDRA L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,653.78 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZZESE, ALESSANDRAR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,653.77 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, MATTHEW J, SR Employer name Town of Northampton Amount $20,653.65 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORK, PATRICIA A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $20,653.48 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREDERSON, J D Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,653.14 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, LINDA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $20,653.14 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $20,653.06 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, MILDRED Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,652.97 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENEKA, AMY M Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $20,652.71 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGNA, MICHAEL R Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $20,652.49 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENOFF, LORRAINE E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,652.41 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, JOSEPH E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $20,652.30 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, FRANKIE L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,652.20 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, SHERRYL L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $20,652.18 Date 10/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, HERMINA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $20,651.96 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWOB, WILLIAM L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,651.37 Date 04/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, LYNNE L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $20,651.10 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUELE, KAREN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $20,650.86 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEELMAN, DENISE M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $20,650.78 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACUMBER, DOROTHY L Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $20,650.73 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, KATHY M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,650.35 Date 02/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $20,650.31 Date 08/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, HEATHER Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,650.17 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAWK-JENSEN, MARY Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $20,649.84 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENKES, SUSAN J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,649.44 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBEER, WAYNE E Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $20,648.90 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRARO, FRANCIS W Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $20,648.79 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, DAVID J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,648.63 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVENGA, DEBRA J Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,648.60 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTEY, ROBIN M Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $20,648.59 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, RAYMOND C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $20,648.53 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTAIA, MARIE D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,648.49 Date 12/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMM, DEBRA Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,648.44 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHAEL P Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $20,648.00 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, MARY L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $20,647.68 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGEN, MARLENE A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $20,647.54 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, AIMEE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,647.05 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIANO, JEANINE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $20,646.92 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMERLE, DENISE L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $20,646.91 Date 02/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, HEATHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $20,646.12 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUNA, BETTY E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $20,645.90 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $20,645.26 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, LYNETTE M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $20,644.58 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEIS, GEORGETTE T Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,644.40 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, SHEILA A Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $20,644.02 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MELISSA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $20,643.74 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MAXINE B Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $20,643.44 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOTENS, JEAN M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $20,643.19 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CORBIN A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $20,643.16 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, AVERY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $20,642.98 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, HILARY F Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $20,642.58 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System