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 CORTWRIGHT, MELLANY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $20,182.60 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, SOREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,182.48 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESON, BRAD S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $20,182.41 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIDICHIMO, KELLY A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,182.14 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJMAN, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $20,181.95 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, JAIME Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $20,181.83 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, MARYANNE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,181.63 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONE, CARLA L Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,181.61 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JUSTIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $20,181.48 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANAPA, JOSHUA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $20,181.45 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, ALLISON K Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $20,181.39 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMES, THOMAS R Employer name Village of Bainbridge Amount $20,181.13 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, JAMES C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,181.00 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPELER, SUZANNE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,180.78 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAREK, BERNARD J Employer name Town of Westmoreland Amount $20,180.75 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASAVICH, BRIAN A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $20,180.49 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, MARCIA Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,180.12 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKORSKI, PHILIP J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $20,180.06 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, CARMEN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,180.02 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ROBERT J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,179.28 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CAMISHA Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $20,179.06 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINSON, SHONDELL C Employer name Genesee County Amount $20,178.94 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETKY, KEITH R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $20,178.41 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, PAULIXENY Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,178.16 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, THERESA J Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $20,178.08 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KELLY A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $20,177.87 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, JENNIFER M Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,177.73 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLF, SANDRA L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,177.58 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAPACH, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $20,177.27 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDINGER, PATRICIA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $20,176.87 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GIGI A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,176.77 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $20,176.71 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTELSTAEDT, LORI J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,176.14 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON, JOSEPHINE F Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $20,176.10 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDO, CORRINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,175.89 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAKLEY, ANGELA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,175.30 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYAU, SARAH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,175.27 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMANN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $20,175.01 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,174.93 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRAVA, BARBARA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $20,174.06 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, MELANIE M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $20,173.68 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGENBAUGH, JENNIFER A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,173.55 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, TAMMY L Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $20,173.30 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, ALBA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,172.98 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILLA, JOHN Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $20,172.84 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, GIOVANNA Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $20,172.76 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, JANE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,172.71 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAT, CHRISTINA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,172.67 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIEJKA, KRISTIN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,171.95 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, TABETHA A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $20,171.94 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $20,171.56 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, ANGELA M Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $20,171.53 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTERIA, MARIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,171.52 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, RYAN L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $20,171.30 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, NANCY A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,171.24 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZENAR, COLLEEN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,170.96 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DIANE R Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $20,170.96 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, JOANN B Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $20,170.84 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, MAUREEN R Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,170.67 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRILLON, VANESSA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,170.63 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLARCZYK, VINCENT W Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $20,170.36 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, WILLIAM C Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $20,170.32 Date 01/11/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,170.13 Date 08/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, MICHAEL C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $20,170.05 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, BETH Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $20,169.59 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, GRACIELA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,169.56 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZOL, MAUREEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,169.12 Date 09/25/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBER, VERONICA L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $20,168.70 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $20,168.46 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAAIYAH L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,167.80 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCHINI, CRISTINA M Employer name Orange County Amount $20,167.79 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, STEPHEN P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $20,167.47 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, STEPHEN C Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $20,166.83 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARACO, HOLLY M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,166.24 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPNICK, LAUREN K Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $20,166.23 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUNTNER, AMANDA J Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $20,166.00 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDMAN, COLLEEN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,165.94 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARLENA, KATHLEEN Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $20,165.76 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGO, JAMES S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $20,165.35 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONWUEMENE, SAINT MICHAEL N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $20,165.23 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUPIANO, ALEX J Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $20,164.75 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANAKER, DIANE L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $20,164.50 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESETH, BARBARA L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,163.74 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERSTINE-THOMPSON, DEBORAH Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,163.74 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOWS, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Addison CSD Amount $20,163.52 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMEL, DEE A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $20,163.48 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, BONNIE K Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $20,163.27 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, WENDY J Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,163.03 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, SUZETTE M Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $20,163.03 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, JEANEEN A Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $20,163.00 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAWLY, MARIA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,162.87 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $20,162.49 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONZO, BRIDGET M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,162.23 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, TERESA K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,162.04 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDDA, ROSANA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $20,161.53 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, JUDITH A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,161.34 Date 05/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, NANCY L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,160.46 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNNER, JO ANN L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,160.28 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNEAU, CHARLES G Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $20,160.12 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, RACHEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,160.00 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System