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 GUTTMAN, NOEL M Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $19,694.51 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRINE, BRANDON P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $19,694.41 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTZIG, DELORES J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,694.18 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHM, RIAN A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,694.16 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JAMES N Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $19,693.85 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, DALE S Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $19,693.69 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LUIS A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $19,693.53 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CORY S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,693.50 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN R Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $19,693.41 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MARYSSA S Employer name Tully CSD Amount $19,692.95 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, MICHELLE C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $19,692.54 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSE, JEANNE A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $19,692.51 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT, JUSTIN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,692.02 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENIRY, JUNE L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $19,691.83 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNIFF, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Law Amount $19,691.60 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIS, STACEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $19,691.17 Date 02/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATH, CHARLENE M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $19,691.08 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARSOW-DEYO, DEBRA A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $19,690.89 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, PAMELA DENISE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $19,690.88 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, PHILIP C, SR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $19,690.75 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRY, PATRICIA L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $19,690.41 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VANESSA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $19,690.32 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CAROLINE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,690.18 Date 10/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, BRYN R Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $19,690.04 Date 06/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONTARSKI, SHERRY B Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,689.92 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEHU, RYAN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $19,689.81 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUST, SHARI L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $19,689.63 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SAMUEL S Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $19,689.61 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, JENNIFER J Employer name Town of Riga Amount $19,689.49 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, RITA C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,689.19 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, FARHANA Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $19,689.01 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ-ELLIS, MARISOL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,688.76 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, LISA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,688.73 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLUCHAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $19,688.41 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, DAVID H Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $19,688.08 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZRAMKOWSKI, KATHRYN J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $19,687.81 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, EILEEN H Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $19,687.79 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIANO, ROY P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $19,687.71 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARMAN, THERESE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $19,687.39 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DOREN, ASHLIE N Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $19,687.29 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEALL, ROBIN E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $19,687.20 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, NATALIE A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $19,686.93 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECKEN, CHRISTINE E Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $19,686.71 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, BRADLEY D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $19,686.53 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDELL, LAURA A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $19,686.48 Date 02/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PINTO, DANIELLE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $19,686.00 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, BETH A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $19,685.83 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $19,685.57 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GEORGE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,685.25 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MICHELE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,685.06 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, AMBER M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $19,684.80 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, COLLEEN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,684.50 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, PATRICK E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $19,684.37 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODROW, TINA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $19,684.29 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTUNIS, STEPHEN V Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $19,684.08 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DEBRA I Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $19,683.50 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHR, CHRISTINE Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $19,683.36 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, TRICIA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $19,682.93 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, DENISE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $19,682.59 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNELLY, NORMA J Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $19,682.10 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUESS, ELINOR J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $19,682.07 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHLEEN M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $19,681.81 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Education Department Amount $19,681.80 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA, ROSA Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $19,681.64 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, DEBRA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $19,681.12 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ANNAMMA Employer name Rockland County Amount $19,680.91 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACK, RYAN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,680.81 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $19,680.74 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, SHIRLEY J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $19,680.51 Date 11/30/1960 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIER, JAMIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,680.17 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES-SHUTTS, WILDA Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $19,680.11 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, NICKOLAS C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,679.53 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $19,679.25 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINI, MELISSA M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,678.48 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIANO, DONNA M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $19,678.46 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSKO, DEBORAH A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $19,678.24 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASKO, MICHAEL J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $19,677.64 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, GLADIS E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,677.63 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $19,677.25 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NESTOR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,677.23 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, AMANDA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $19,677.07 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KIMBERLY S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $19,676.88 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KOREN I Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $19,676.85 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, MARY C Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $19,676.76 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, JORDAN A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $19,676.70 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, JACOB L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,676.37 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, SONIA J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $19,675.84 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLINSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,675.80 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYETTE, VICKI L Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $19,675.60 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, DEBORAH L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $19,675.46 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANPRINCE, STACY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $19,675.39 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, PAMELA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $19,675.18 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, BONNIE M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $19,675.02 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DONALD H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,675.00 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNA-DAVID, ELIZABETH A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $19,674.82 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARANAS, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $19,674.74 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JORDAN T Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $19,674.42 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $19,674.38 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, LEVI Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $19,674.09 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMARTER, DAVID T Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,673.63 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System