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 LEWIS, VERONICA S Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $20,137.28 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SUZANNE C Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,137.26 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIELLO, BERNADETTE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $20,137.14 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUROMETTO, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $20,136.87 Date 09/25/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20,136.74 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARZ, ALEX M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $20,136.61 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, DONNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,136.30 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLECHIA, CHERYL L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $20,136.27 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CATHERINE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,136.11 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYPKEMA, KEVIN Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,135.63 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,135.00 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA-BAEZ, GISELLE, MS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,134.90 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANDREW J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,134.84 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNKOPF, CRISTIANA Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $20,134.82 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SHANNON K Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $20,134.77 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEININGER, MARK A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $20,134.54 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKLING, DIANE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,134.37 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREW, LAUREN E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $20,134.19 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, GINA R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,133.85 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEAUME, LINDA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,133.57 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENSTEIN, CHELSEA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $20,133.40 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, MARTIN H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,133.30 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIER, PAMELA J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $20,133.19 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, JACOB A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $20,132.88 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PRADE, MEGAN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,132.68 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAS, ANTOINE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,132.32 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $20,132.18 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, CATALINA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,132.06 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, CONSTANCE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,132.00 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOVINE, RAYMOND Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $20,131.97 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLOW, JILL E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $20,130.79 Date 08/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONEL, LEONOR A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,130.76 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETTA, FILOMENA Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $20,130.10 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, MATTHEW R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $20,130.05 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARCUS A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $20,129.25 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JOSEPH Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $20,129.18 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, MARIA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,129.07 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANKIVELL, PEGGY S Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $20,129.00 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALANO, KRISTEN C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,128.58 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAM, KATHLEEN A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $20,128.18 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, TERRY Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $20,128.17 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOWFEEK, MOHAMED I Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,127.47 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, MARYBETH Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $20,127.31 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, FRED W Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $20,126.53 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,126.37 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHENBERGER, ANNA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $20,126.32 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ROSARIO S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $20,125.93 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNER, PATRICIA M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $20,125.63 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LEAH M Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,125.19 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHARDY, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $20,125.01 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUK, JESSICA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,125.00 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCZYK, THOMAS P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,125.00 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, CAROL A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,124.94 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, DEBRA J Employer name Naples CSD Amount $20,124.25 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONATY, SARI ANN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,124.00 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORREBACH, ELISABETH S Employer name Orange County Amount $20,123.42 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, LINDA L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,123.16 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRAGUSA, GINA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $20,123.15 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELUGA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $20,122.82 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MARLYN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,122.63 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, GEORGE M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $20,122.31 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEVAER, DENISE R Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,121.92 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, DANIEL C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $20,121.77 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAS, TARA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,121.50 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKES, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,120.70 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, JOSHUA H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $20,120.35 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATELLO, AMANDA N Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,119.76 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CALEB R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,119.46 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LAURA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,119.09 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEDONIS, ROBIN L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $20,119.05 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,118.47 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVERN, LYNN M Employer name Green Island Power Authority Amount $20,118.38 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, JUDY L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $20,117.94 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONTKUSH, LINDA C Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $20,117.63 Date 07/17/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, CORY A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $20,117.51 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, TAMMY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,117.40 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, DAWN M Employer name Orange County Amount $20,117.38 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, CAROL J Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $20,117.18 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, LYNNE T Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $20,116.70 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, SHARON L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $20,116.67 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, VIRGINIA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $20,116.59 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, NATASHA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,116.10 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAYME M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,116.08 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JOYCE L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $20,115.91 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGRO, CHRISTINA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,115.60 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEH, CYNTHIA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,115.32 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPOGE, SIMAY Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,114.94 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLIE, W KENNETH Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $20,114.49 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNOF, JOHN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,114.47 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMES R Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $20,114.47 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENBECK, PAULA A Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $20,114.44 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORYS, JENNIFER H Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $20,114.34 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUISI, MARIA E Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $20,114.23 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISLER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,113.95 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANO, VIRGINIA L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $20,113.86 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, DAVID M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,113.78 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLE, ANGELA J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $20,113.20 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTERMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $20,112.99 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODICI, LAURA F Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $20,112.92 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTOR, RUTH ANN Employer name Town of Webster Amount $20,112.72 Date 09/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System