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 KENNEY, CHRISTINE J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,620.71 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWER, CHRISTINA E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $20,620.37 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUISTO, MARYKATE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,620.15 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERO, LESLEE C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $20,620.00 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRO, PAMELA J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $20,619.81 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSCELYN, WARREN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,619.75 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, MARY ANN Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $20,619.73 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNA, PATRICIA R Employer name Erie County Amount $20,619.39 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MATTHEW B Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,619.32 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIPERTI, MICHAEL Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,619.22 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHELLE Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,619.15 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,619.09 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINANO, YVAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $20,619.04 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELLE, KIM M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $20,619.03 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN H Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $20,619.00 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBLEY, DAVID Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,618.70 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, WILLIAM N, JR Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,618.52 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALUKJIAN, GREGORY A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,617.85 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELILE, DENISE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,617.85 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LINE, BARBARA K Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,617.85 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LORI A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,617.85 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, ELEONORA E Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,617.85 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, SHARI L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,617.85 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $20,617.76 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOGGETT, MARY C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,617.42 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,616.94 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLIK, LORI M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $20,616.94 Date 06/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, THOMAS M Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $20,616.90 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGELLI, MELISSA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $20,616.82 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MICHAEL J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $20,616.63 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BROOM, MARISA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $20,616.21 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITO, KIM M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,615.84 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSHLAR, KATRINA L Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $20,615.76 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $20,615.62 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLET, JASMIN M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,615.18 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFTKA, NANCY A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $20,615.07 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIERCIO, FRANCINE M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $20,614.95 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMOWICZ, VIRGINIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,614.85 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, DORIS A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,614.85 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLMS, MARIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,614.85 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, LINDA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,614.78 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MELONY D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $20,614.57 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER BLASKO, CATHRYN J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $20,614.48 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RACHEL G Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $20,614.20 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, EMILIA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,613.16 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, SUSANNE E Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $20,612.72 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCKLER, CATHY R Employer name Newark CSD Amount $20,612.19 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUDING, NANCY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $20,611.84 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CLIFFORD W Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,611.65 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASEWICZ, STEPHAN L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $20,611.47 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGLE, JAMIE L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $20,611.37 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CARRIE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,611.27 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFF, AMY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,610.42 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, JOHN A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,610.17 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPSON, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $20,610.05 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACA, NOREEN B Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,609.43 Date 04/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LEON D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,609.26 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGUEZ, MEGAN O Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,609.12 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TAMMY L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $20,608.63 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLI, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,608.59 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, SANDRA J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,608.26 Date 11/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MELVIN T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,608.17 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETERS, JEFFERY T Employer name Newark CSD Amount $20,607.79 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, TERESA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,607.68 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLICELLI, LOUISE M Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $20,607.36 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, JULIANNE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,607.05 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMACHE, JACQUELYN A Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,605.42 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, DAWN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,605.19 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, MEGAN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,604.78 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BILLIE J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $20,604.51 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WILLIAM A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,604.23 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, YAMILA O Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $20,604.01 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDENFELD, SHANE J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $20,603.42 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAAH, JULIA F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $20,603.16 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN GEORGE, CAROL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,602.90 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWFOE, DEBORAH H Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $20,602.68 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,602.56 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGACS, LIDIA M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $20,602.53 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, GEORGE W, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,601.91 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHABOUR, NABILA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,601.43 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMIE L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,601.40 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJEC, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $20,601.32 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULKINS, LAURALIE ANN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,601.31 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, NELSON J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $20,601.06 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDO, DONNA M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,600.94 Date 02/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGOLD, KRISTIE F Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $20,600.80 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODEUR, LYNN E Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $20,600.66 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, GARY J Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $20,600.63 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $20,600.39 Date 05/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, ANNA M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $20,600.38 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, JODY G Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,600.16 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSEY, MEGAN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $20,599.95 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISOLO, PATRICK A Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $20,599.90 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFORTI, ROSE MARIE Employer name Town of Ledyard Amount $20,599.34 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, NATHANIEL Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $20,599.06 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,598.91 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTACCIO, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,598.84 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, YASMINE N Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $20,598.61 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCAK, DAWN M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $20,598.58 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, MATTHEW S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $20,598.47 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System