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 KEMISON, DOREEN G Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCA, MONICA W Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GOY, ANNETTE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, CARRYE A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, JO-ANN L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LYNDA L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JENNIFER L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, MARCIE J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARD, SHERI-LYN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,514.38 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,514.30 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIONE, MARINA Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $20,513.69 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BRENDA K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,513.21 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, FRANCES A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $20,513.10 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINTALA, SREENIVASULU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,512.81 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOSLYN A Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $20,512.80 Date 12/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, AMY H Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,512.06 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESICKI, VICTORIA J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,511.61 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JASON G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,511.51 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDPHERE, CARL T, II Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $20,511.32 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES-RUSSO, GRACE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $20,511.21 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORICA, MARIA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,510.84 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, GARY W Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,510.66 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $20,510.32 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, GEORGIA A Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $20,510.20 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCLOUGH, LUCY T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $20,509.51 Date 06/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $20,509.48 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, MICHELE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $20,509.46 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTER, CHRISTY M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $20,509.09 Date 11/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, TAMMY D Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $20,508.46 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, HELEN C Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $20,508.43 Date 02/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, SARAH L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $20,508.40 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, SUSAN C Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,508.31 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHILLIPS, BRIAN A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,508.21 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBTI, ELIAS B Employer name Erie County Amount $20,507.67 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTI, HANNAH E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,507.65 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, LINDA K Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $20,507.61 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,507.50 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIA, TRACY Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $20,507.42 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, KAITLIN C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $20,507.34 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLEY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $20,507.21 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, JAMES R Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $20,506.81 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MEGHAN O Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $20,506.20 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BETH S Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $20,505.93 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDAMAN, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,505.89 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $20,505.64 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MEGHAN R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $20,505.46 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCYK, HENRY L, III Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $20,505.43 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHTER, ERIN J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $20,505.42 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, LUCIA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $20,505.28 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURENDA, CHARLES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $20,505.00 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $20,504.81 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, SUSAN N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,504.74 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, MONICA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,504.72 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TULLIO, ELISA M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $20,504.53 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $20,504.36 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARN, JEAN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $20,503.94 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULRISS, CRYSTAL A Employer name Town of Mooers Amount $20,503.92 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MICHAEL F Employer name Albany County Amount $20,503.59 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, FLOREESE R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $20,503.15 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNACK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,502.47 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGDALE, LAURA R Employer name Tioga County Amount $20,502.24 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, LISA Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $20,501.92 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, VENEE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,501.90 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SKYELAR M Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $20,501.75 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, DONNA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,501.56 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MYRIAM Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $20,501.52 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOW, BARBARA Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $20,501.39 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Parishville Amount $20,501.38 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOOF, EBAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,501.08 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHERYL C Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,500.85 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, LORRAINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $20,500.37 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, CAROL A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $20,500.36 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, SEAN M Employer name Village of Camden Amount $20,500.25 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REOHR, DANIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,500.22 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANARIS, MICHAEL N Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $20,500.00 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, ELIZABETH Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $20,500.00 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, ELIZABETH O C Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $20,500.00 Date 10/01/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBACH, JOSEPH E Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $20,500.00 Date 12/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZAITE, INESA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $20,500.00 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEE, WILLINDA M Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $20,499.93 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLO, ANGEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,499.72 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAMIE R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $20,499.20 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, ANTHONY Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $20,499.05 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNNE M Employer name Town of Gaines Amount $20,498.64 Date 12/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVATHAS, MARIA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $20,497.94 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTACRUZ NANCY, P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,497.49 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH I Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,497.47 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CAROLYN J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $20,497.39 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, YOLANDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,497.36 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KAREN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,497.34 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, PHILIP M Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,496.75 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, LINDA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,496.66 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIANTI, EVA D Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $20,496.62 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, CARLA E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,496.24 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZHAR, MOHAMMAD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,496.17 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, ZORANA Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $20,496.04 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKSTROM, TRACY L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $20,495.81 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, AMBROSE C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $20,495.46 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILATICH, SARAH K Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $20,494.90 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System