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 OLIVERI, LISA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $20,451.51 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSTO, GLORIA G Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $20,451.25 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSTEIN, JUDITH S Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $20,451.12 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRENDA A Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $20,451.07 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,451.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLENBECK, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Ulster County Amount $20,450.97 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTER, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Byron Amount $20,450.90 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $20,450.83 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLENA, NIRAJA Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,450.82 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JACK S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,450.71 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, MADELEINE W Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,450.56 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, FAYE E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,450.45 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, NANCY Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $20,450.43 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIR, MILTON Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $20,450.42 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDONE, MICHELLE D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $20,450.38 Date 10/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTES, JONATHAN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,449.81 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISCLAIR, RICHARD G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $20,449.44 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTACH, DOUGLAS C Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $20,449.30 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LEE ANN Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $20,449.27 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $20,449.21 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ALYSSA M Employer name Cortland Free Library Amount $20,449.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLERTON, TERRI S Employer name Broome County Amount $20,448.97 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, JOSEPH P Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $20,448.93 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOYCE E Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $20,448.58 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOPP, LORI A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $20,448.18 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ELBA D, MS Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $20,448.04 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETKO, ASHLEY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,447.98 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, JEBREE B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,447.84 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRUS, RAYMOND C, III Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,447.84 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLES, ROLAND Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,447.80 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, CATHLEEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $20,447.36 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, MARK C Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $20,447.05 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TERREN T Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,446.79 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEECHOW, ROWENA B Employer name Highland CSD Amount $20,446.74 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIPANI, FRANK B Employer name Orange County Amount $20,445.46 Date 07/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICOLE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,444.99 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,444.44 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, MARY L Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $20,444.29 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENDSEN, JULIE R Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $20,444.05 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTVED, JEREMY D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,443.83 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, RAFAEL Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,443.48 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, AMANDA E Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $20,443.41 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JESSE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,443.36 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NICHOLAS D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,442.81 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGNESI, JOHN A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $20,442.77 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTRICK, DAVID H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,442.59 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZER, GRACE M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $20,442.54 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, ROBERTA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $20,442.49 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACE, TINA M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $20,442.24 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $20,442.11 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALANDER, MARGARET Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $20,441.85 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, NICHOLAS D Employer name Seneca County Amount $20,440.89 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, AMY P Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $20,440.64 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBI, ADELINDA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $20,440.24 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, PAMELA J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $20,440.22 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SHERRY A Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $20,440.09 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, PATRICIA K Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $20,439.33 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSANT, THOMAS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $20,439.10 Date 11/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTOLD, KAREN R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,439.04 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASHAK, CATHERINE Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $20,438.96 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONETTI, MARYROSE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,438.93 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCA, DAVID C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,438.87 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, MICHELLE K Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,438.85 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOSHUA L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $20,438.81 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, MAUREEN Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,438.67 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, RENEE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $20,438.65 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, LAURA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $20,438.62 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, RAYMOND E Employer name Granville CSD Amount $20,438.16 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $20,438.08 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAJEK, MARCELLA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,437.87 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, TARAH A Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $20,436.96 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KAITLYN J Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $20,436.62 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZIVANIS, SHARON Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $20,436.46 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, LYNN J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,435.98 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKE, LOGAN T Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $20,435.84 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Homer Amount $20,435.63 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MAYA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $20,435.57 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DEBORAH M Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $20,435.43 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, VIRETA V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,435.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIENTOS, BRYAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,435.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, QURAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,435.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIDLOW-LEWIS, DEBRA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,435.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOUROVA, SVETLANA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,435.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, LAURIE Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,434.74 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, STEPHANIE T Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $20,434.58 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBOS, KERRY-ANN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $20,433.72 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANISKIEWICZ, JOSEPH Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20,433.68 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL W Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $20,433.55 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, ARTIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,433.53 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, CAROL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $20,433.48 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, GAIL J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,433.22 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINKRAUS, ATHENA H Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,433.17 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, CHRISTINE N Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,432.63 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, THELMA B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,432.52 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, DONALD H, III Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $20,432.42 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIECO, EVE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,432.20 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSA, MARY ANNE Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $20,431.88 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLAND, REGINALD Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,431.74 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLESING-OSEGUERA, WENDY C Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,431.73 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLO, CAITLIN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,431.67 Date 04/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System