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 WHITMAN, JORDAN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,877.29 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, MARTHA E Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $19,877.05 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, KENNETH H Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $19,877.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $19,877.00 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, WANDA K Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $19,876.67 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAIRES, DESIREE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $19,876.48 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, DEBRA L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $19,876.32 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLING, DIANE Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $19,875.92 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDOCK, KATIE N Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $19,875.84 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSEN, DONNA M Employer name Town of Varick Amount $19,875.81 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TODD D Employer name Town of West Bloomfield Amount $19,875.78 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNEY, SEAN N Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,875.65 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERIALE-LEROUX, CAROL ANN Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $19,875.05 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGASKI, JASON Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $19,875.00 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, KIMBERLY S Employer name City of Middletown Amount $19,874.88 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, LEAH P Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,874.75 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIONETTI, MARGARET M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,874.75 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, TIANA V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $19,874.26 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILLS, SHARON A Employer name Department of Health Amount $19,874.16 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERSTONE, WENDY A Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $19,873.93 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNER, MARCY L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $19,873.75 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, FRANK W Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $19,873.53 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, DEBRA A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $19,873.36 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,873.33 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, FLOYD, III Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,873.27 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, STEVEN A Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $19,873.03 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, DAVID A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $19,872.99 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, ANNE J Employer name Bryant Library Amount $19,872.85 Date 11/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLIS, DEBRA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $19,872.56 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VRIES, ARTHUR R, JR Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,872.53 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELENDA-CALI, LUCY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,872.24 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MITCHELL J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $19,872.17 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DONALD P, JR Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $19,871.47 Date 01/25/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGES, KATHLEEN E Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $19,871.35 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, RYAN M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $19,871.14 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZIGLIANO, ANTOINETTE L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $19,871.06 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIMBERLY B Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $19,871.04 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, KATHLEEN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $19,870.63 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAREOL, ERIC W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $19,870.59 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PAULA R Employer name Portville CSD Amount $19,870.49 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, EUSONA M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $19,870.12 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARMELA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,870.00 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULETTE, JAMES M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $19,869.99 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARILYN A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $19,869.95 Date 07/22/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, ROBERT Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,869.76 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASSON, LAURA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $19,869.65 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIERRE, DANIEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,869.18 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, MARIE Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $19,869.08 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CAMILLE Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $19,869.02 Date 08/17/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, KELLY J Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $19,868.94 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, ROBERT B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,868.12 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,868.05 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, MATTHEW T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $19,867.15 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, TAMMY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $19,867.06 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, DEBORAH D Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $19,866.16 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, JUDITH Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,865.85 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CINDY L Employer name Village of Richfield Springs Amount $19,865.54 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIN, BARBARA L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $19,864.90 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, TOM A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $19,864.82 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, SANTA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $19,864.57 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADDO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $19,864.16 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARZ, CAROL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,864.08 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, CHRISTINE Employer name Scio CSD Amount $19,863.91 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOL, CHELSEA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,863.85 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRILLE, NICHOLAS K Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $19,863.26 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $19,863.14 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSEK, LAURIE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $19,862.31 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUSHAK, MYROSLAVA Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $19,861.87 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, PAUL K, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $19,861.83 Date 04/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, TRACY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,861.47 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, LISA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,860.84 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTS, MICHAEL S Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $19,860.70 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TELICIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,860.56 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, LE ANNE M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $19,860.48 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVORSE, KEVIN J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $19,860.05 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHELLEY V Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $19,859.99 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, MAUREEN H Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $19,859.79 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SARAH A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $19,859.72 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIPFLER, KATIE E Employer name Genesee County Amount $19,859.57 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHLON D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,859.40 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLIANO, TARA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,859.27 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, CAROL Y Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $19,859.27 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MANUEL N Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $19,859.06 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUX-LAW, EVELINE, MRS Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $19,858.76 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAKIR, FIRDOUS JAMILA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,858.62 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIES, BRIAN A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $19,858.09 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PEGGY J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $19,856.99 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MIGUELINA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $19,856.90 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, KISHA D Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $19,856.18 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, SHELLEY A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $19,856.04 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, SHERYL A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $19,855.81 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, BIANCA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,855.79 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, SHANE R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $19,855.72 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDY, ERICK F Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $19,855.63 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLERA, CAROLYN Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $19,855.43 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, CHRISTINE Z Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,855.33 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANCEY, CHERIE L Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $19,855.04 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPA, TERESA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,854.88 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAIANNI, EUGENIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,854.77 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, SHELBY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,854.25 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System