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 CARDINAL, RAYMOND L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,552.50 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, CATHY A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,552.38 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KAREEM I Employer name Village of Celoron Amount $20,552.25 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, TAMMY L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,551.88 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDYK, KRISTINE M Employer name Naples CSD Amount $20,551.43 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $20,550.97 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JOSEPH C Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $20,550.54 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, ROXANNE M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $20,550.36 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGGS, REGINALD Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,550.07 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, KATHERINE N Employer name Town of Prattsburg Amount $20,550.00 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEMILLER, SCOTT E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $20,549.63 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, THERESE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,549.47 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO, LINDA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,549.43 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYSKAL, DEBORAH M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,549.34 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARRITY, SHAUN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,549.28 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JODI A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,549.17 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, KEITH W Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $20,548.92 Date 06/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JADE M Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $20,548.84 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAURY, EILEEN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,548.71 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MARY JO Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,548.51 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOTA, KAYLYNN Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $20,548.49 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, SHANNON L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $20,548.19 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, AMANDA K Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,548.00 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENDORF, SELENA A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $20,547.69 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEET, KENNETH A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $20,547.37 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LAWRENCE F Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $20,547.34 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, TIFFANY S Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $20,546.86 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SUSAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $20,546.82 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACE, SHAVONNE K Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $20,546.68 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JONI M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,546.54 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MICHELLE A Employer name Broome County Amount $20,545.84 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHAEL C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $20,545.64 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABUDA, SHARON F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,545.55 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, HOWARD L Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $20,545.05 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAINER, CINDY M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $20,544.71 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUYSSE, NATALIE B Employer name Keene CSD Amount $20,544.68 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, ALAINA P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $20,544.57 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RICHARD C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $20,544.05 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARK T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $20,544.00 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, BRIGIDA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $20,543.72 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,543.39 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, TENA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,543.39 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS-ZAAMI, MAHDI J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,543.04 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIER, DONNA A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $20,542.84 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, SARAH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,542.60 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KEVIN T Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $20,542.25 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, COLLEEN D Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $20,542.23 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIOLE, PAUL J Employer name Albany County Amount $20,541.71 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROZOR, JEANINE M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $20,541.57 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALATA, ELIZABETH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,540.99 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, DIANE J Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,540.98 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENIS, PHILIPPE P Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,540.82 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, LISA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,540.82 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGIN, ANDREW J Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $20,540.80 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERINO, SONYA E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,540.59 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSENBECK, JEANNE M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $20,540.49 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, LAURIE S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,540.31 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA-VAUGHN, JO-ANN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,540.14 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VLIEGER, HAROLD G Employer name Panama CSD Amount $20,539.53 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZATHMARY, SUZANNE I Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $20,539.42 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSEK, CAROL L Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $20,539.18 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, LISA S Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $20,538.99 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYLOWICZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $20,538.57 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, ANN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,538.50 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, MORGANA O Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $20,538.05 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDIGE, MARLENE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $20,538.04 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, ANNE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,537.88 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, MELISZA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,537.33 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, EVELYN D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,537.07 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNTADO, MARY CLAIRE Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $20,536.95 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAORMINO, JOHN E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $20,536.74 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIESOWICZ, AMANDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,536.64 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGENDORPH, SAMUEL L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,536.64 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, THOMAS E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,536.64 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASOWSKI, MARY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,536.50 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, JAMES S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,536.50 Date 02/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,536.44 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMOSCH, JEANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,536.32 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MELISSA G Employer name Greene CSD Amount $20,536.23 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, STEPHEN E Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $20,536.10 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRBUS, JANELLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,536.06 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZ, PAULA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,535.85 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARCHUK, PIPER-LORI B Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $20,535.67 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAS, CRAIG J Employer name Village of Walden Amount $20,535.52 Date 07/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORREGO, DORIS A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $20,535.27 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLO, CATHERINE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,535.20 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKE, RORY M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $20,535.10 Date 12/04/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGEN, DIANE M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $20,534.72 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHUNG PING Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $20,534.34 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, KIRSYS L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,533.99 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDBERG, SHANE P Employer name Village of Bainbridge Amount $20,533.80 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJDARI, YEISA A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $20,533.70 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, AANAL H Employer name Orange County Amount $20,533.63 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVASTANO, KARA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,533.49 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAB, KATHLEEN E Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $20,533.27 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULAR, KELLY A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,533.27 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JULIUS M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,533.22 Date 05/31/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, KEVIN L Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $20,533.14 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,533.14 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISMORE, LISA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,533.13 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System