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 RAIA, HEIDI W Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $20,096.17 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, BILLIE J Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,095.46 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Milan Amount $20,095.26 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILGER, JOANNE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,095.13 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHTMYER, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $20,095.08 Date 02/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, KAYLA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,094.99 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHRISTOPHER F, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $20,094.97 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, JOHN S Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $20,094.62 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCAK, JOANNE H Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,094.42 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNBERG, TINA M Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $20,094.37 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, JOHN B Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $20,094.23 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSAROS, LAUREN F Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $20,094.20 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ANNA M Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $20,094.11 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, LOIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,093.65 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWIAK, SANDRA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,093.52 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDONI, KAREN A Employer name Homer CSD Amount $20,093.32 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, JEREMY R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $20,093.24 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, STEPHANIE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,093.13 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS TUORI, KAREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,093.08 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIER, JUN XI Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,093.08 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, KARLA D Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $20,092.97 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, DEBRA H Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $20,092.91 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTES, ROSE M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $20,092.84 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSHAD, RUBEENA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,092.76 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCANNON, ANNETTE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,092.76 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEMANN, DENISE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,092.76 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ELIZABETH L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,092.76 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,092.76 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMINGHAM, FRANCES J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,092.76 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOCH, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $20,092.48 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCH, DEREK W Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $20,092.33 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, AURORA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,091.95 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOM, LUANN A Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $20,091.90 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, SCOT P Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,091.50 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, ROBIN L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,091.48 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, ERIN T Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,091.06 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SHAWN N Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,090.81 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, KATE B Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,090.51 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, JUSTINE L Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $20,090.47 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINDEL, MICHELLE I Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,090.41 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYWAK, KRISTIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,089.64 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCHKA, LAURA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $20,089.29 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DENISE A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $20,088.65 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, LISA A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $20,088.60 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, LINDA B Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $20,087.96 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGAS, MARIA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $20,087.62 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BARBARA J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,087.57 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETZER, KAREN LINDNER Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,087.54 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGA, BRENDA Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $20,087.50 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANI, NICHOLAS A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,087.40 Date 06/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JO-ANNE Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $20,087.27 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, CATHERINE J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,086.98 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, ELLEN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,086.95 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, MELISSA A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $20,086.93 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,086.50 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, ALAN J Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $20,086.14 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SEAN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,086.05 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $20,086.04 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY-PALMER, LINDA M Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $20,085.83 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, CHERYL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,085.64 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MATTHEW D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,085.12 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, JONATHAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $20,085.03 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVO, JULES J Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $20,085.01 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AJA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,084.89 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMENTT, DEBORAH J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,084.56 Date 01/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADDONA, LORI A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $20,084.40 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIREMARK, PAMELA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,084.38 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTING, JEANMARIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,084.38 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOVER, TREVOR R Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $20,084.27 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, MARY E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $20,083.79 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULING, ELIJAH, JR Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $20,083.37 Date 04/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, SUZANNE J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,083.11 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIK, JAIMIE L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,083.11 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MARIE C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,083.11 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHUNAS, RANDALL W Employer name Cohoes Housing Authority Amount $20,082.96 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFIN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $20,082.90 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOU, JULIE A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $20,082.86 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMP, CHERYL Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $20,082.84 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JOSEPH V Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $20,082.84 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JO, SOON H Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $20,082.76 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JAMES R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,081.81 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, JOANNE M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $20,081.16 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, HARRIET A Employer name Andover CSD Amount $20,081.08 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, TAMMY R Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $20,080.83 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACESTE, ADRIANNA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $20,080.74 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROSEANNE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,080.59 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADESON, JEANINE G Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $20,080.48 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DEIRDRE T Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $20,080.38 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, MARINA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,080.15 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEYMAN, RUTH A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $20,080.06 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ROBERTA A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,079.51 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, BONNIE F Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $20,079.49 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUGIA, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,079.00 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOSEPH D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $20,078.98 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IATROU, KATINA Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $20,078.95 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSUUCHI, CAROL N Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $20,078.90 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $20,078.88 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRARO, DESIREE M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $20,078.58 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLEIN, ELIZABETH H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,078.41 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, BONNIE J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $20,078.30 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System