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 FARMER, NANCY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,261.72 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, MARY Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $20,261.30 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUDIO, MARY M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $20,261.25 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, URSULA H Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,260.38 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, BARBARA A Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $20,259.82 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, SARAH K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,259.77 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, DAWN M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $20,259.71 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, STEPHANIE N Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,259.51 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLAZLO, JAMIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,259.31 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORL, JILL D Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,259.24 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,258.08 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARD, BARBARA A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,258.01 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTE, KIM M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,257.28 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, GORETT V Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,257.28 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, MARCY L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,257.28 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTON, DONA M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,257.28 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESECK, DARLENE A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,257.28 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUM, THERESA M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $20,257.16 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEASMIN, DAISY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,257.12 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPONE, WENDY L Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,256.98 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, DOLLY C Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,256.83 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, THERESA A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,256.50 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOY, KRISTEN L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $20,256.39 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, LISA M Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $20,256.26 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ROBERT S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,256.10 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACALONE, LINDA Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $20,255.44 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, WAYNE L Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $20,255.36 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTZ, LOREN Employer name Malone CSD Amount $20,255.27 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MADONNA M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $20,255.22 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZEK, VIVEIAN N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,255.20 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKUS, CHRISTINA P Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $20,255.07 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, JOHN J, JR Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,255.02 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, KANDACE S Employer name Town of Marilla Amount $20,255.01 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $20,254.98 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDESE, MARGE D Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $20,254.60 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, FAITH A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $20,254.60 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOR, PATRICIA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,254.10 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, EVELYN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,253.96 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, DIANE J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $20,253.77 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, JANET L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $20,253.63 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATELLE, JOSEPH E Employer name Clinton County Amount $20,253.58 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO, LISA J Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $20,253.55 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICI, DIANE M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,253.17 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, WILBUR L Employer name Portville CSD Amount $20,252.41 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHTAYYEH, TAGRID T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,252.09 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EDWIN C Employer name Groton CSD Amount $20,252.02 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ALAN K Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $20,251.96 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MISTY S Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $20,251.93 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SUSAN S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,251.93 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, NANCY M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,251.08 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPALSKY, SALLY L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $20,250.91 Date 07/31/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,250.85 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISER, GAIL M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $20,250.57 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SANFORD, BARBARA J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $20,250.21 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWQUIST, VICTORIA L M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $20,250.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, TECKEA R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGUSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKER, TYLER P Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODKIN, AMANDA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDI, DIANA M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSABENE, CHARLES P Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABINOW, LAURA E Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, CRISELDA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,250.00 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEASKERN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Union Springs Amount $20,250.00 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LEONARD DEAN Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $20,249.97 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,249.70 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, SAMANTHA M Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $20,249.70 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASMIN, BRADLEY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $20,249.62 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLGREN, SUSAN J Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $20,249.60 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DONNA G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,249.36 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTOLAN, JAIME L Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $20,249.34 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHEMER, KENNETH D Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,249.26 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DEBRA B Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $20,249.00 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOVIS, SHAINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,248.74 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMELTZER, PHYLLIS Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,248.72 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZEO, BETH A Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $20,248.49 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADINO, ROSANNA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,248.40 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CRAIG E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $20,248.22 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAZWSKI, DARYL L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20,248.12 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUGINI, KAREN A Employer name Genesee County Amount $20,247.87 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, DAVID J Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $20,247.78 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBACH, KENNETH H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $20,247.75 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRAK, DAWN W O Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $20,247.75 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGHELLS, DAVID E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,247.72 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOHNATHAN D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $20,247.50 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GRACE S Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $20,247.12 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MADISON N Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $20,247.10 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATO, MAXINE S Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,246.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, LAURA L Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $20,245.81 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JENRIE G Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,245.66 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, HELEN J Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $20,245.49 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,245.42 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURDLE, PHILIP D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $20,245.07 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQEEL, SAMEERA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,244.94 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULA, CAROL A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $20,244.84 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARY A Employer name Madison County Amount $20,244.55 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, JEANE M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $20,244.49 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZARD, CARRIE I Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20,244.25 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGIBBON, WENDY L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,244.20 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System