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 HESLAR, JOSHUA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,834.43 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLEY, REGINA P Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $19,834.24 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASARELLA, MIKE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $19,834.16 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KATHLEEN Employer name Otsego County Amount $19,833.96 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINYER, SHERIDAN C Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $19,833.76 Date 09/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, AMY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $19,833.68 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHARDT, ROBIN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $19,832.99 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, WILLIAM E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $19,832.93 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JILLIAN K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $19,832.81 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADZIK, JOHN C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,832.61 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, STEPHEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,832.37 Date 11/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ETHAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $19,832.16 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIVAN, JUDITH O Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $19,831.84 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIS, VICKI J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $19,831.20 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THEODORE A Employer name Portville CSD Amount $19,831.15 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, SHARON E Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $19,831.06 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMAN, ROBERTA L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $19,830.83 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITELLO, LAUREN E Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $19,830.78 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPATO, MARGARET V Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $19,830.68 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, RAYMOND GRATH Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,830.38 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, CHRISTINE M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $19,830.31 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOURT, SUZANNE M Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $19,829.84 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDFORD, DEBORAH J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $19,829.79 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASQUE, JANICE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $19,829.66 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, BERNADETTE G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $19,828.84 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, SEAN E Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $19,828.66 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, NATALIE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,828.31 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWALKER, RHONDA L Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $19,828.13 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELZINGER, DIAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,828.01 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, LUIS Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,827.75 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO, CHEYNE T Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $19,827.50 Date 12/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, JOHN H Employer name Town of Sandy Creek Amount $19,827.48 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, JUDY Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,827.45 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATACALE, WENDY L Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $19,827.43 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, GINGER E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $19,827.08 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFARB, SARA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,826.49 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KEITH J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARTT, MARGARET R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR-MEAD, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIFF, MAURA E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, LYNN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE-CORWIN, MARGARET E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSIAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDTE, JANICE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,826.41 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LUCINA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $19,826.26 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAK, DIANE Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $19,825.23 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHART, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $19,825.11 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEVEN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,824.94 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JONATHAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,824.51 Date 10/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KEVIN M Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $19,823.97 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDALL D Employer name Town of Verona Amount $19,823.67 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMANN, DANA G Employer name Erie County Amount $19,823.54 Date 09/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMONS, LAURA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $19,823.37 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, BRITTANY L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $19,823.14 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, ANN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,823.04 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARISOL Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $19,822.22 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARINO, CAROL A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $19,822.08 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPER, JACQUELINE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,821.73 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNY, BRENDA J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $19,821.63 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTER, MARY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,821.12 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KATHERINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,820.51 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLAMS, BONITA S Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $19,820.23 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYER, BETH A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $19,819.92 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, JANET L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $19,819.86 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRANTE, HEIDI C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $19,819.68 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CALEB D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,819.59 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS-FLINT, DEBRA R Employer name Galway Public Library Amount $19,819.51 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, NICHOLAS R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,819.02 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ALBERT C Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $19,818.94 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MELISSA S Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $19,818.84 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, JOANNE T Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $19,818.46 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS, JACQUES P Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $19,818.46 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, PAUL J Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $19,818.09 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, DAVID W Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,817.94 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUIETT, ASHLEY Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $19,817.67 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTH, MEGAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $19,817.63 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZANSKI, JEREL A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,817.60 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ANN M Employer name Town of Machias Amount $19,816.86 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TRACY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,816.76 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDES, CHERYL P Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $19,816.42 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, NORBERT A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $19,816.25 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIA, CLAUDIA M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $19,815.81 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, EDWARD C Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $19,815.43 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILIA, RAMON S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,815.20 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EVELYN KAY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,815.06 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSTON, NANCY E Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $19,815.04 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, HELEN M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $19,814.66 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, COURTNEY R Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $19,814.37 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NABB, WILLIAM T Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $19,814.09 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, HILARY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $19,814.08 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DYLON E Employer name Orange County Amount $19,813.50 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBLER, DAWN E Employer name Erie County Amount $19,813.37 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANULAVICH, DANIEL T Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $19,812.06 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMIE J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $19,811.55 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SAMANTHA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $19,811.25 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVENGA, MICHELE R Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $19,810.89 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRAMO, THOMAS A Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $19,810.55 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DIANE C Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $19,809.78 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOMANCZUK, ANASTASIA K Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $19,809.71 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System