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 ELSHAZLY, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,673.47 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, DANIEL S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $19,673.21 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHAS, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $19,673.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HENRIETTA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,672.18 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEL, JAMES S Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $19,671.92 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHAMONDE, FRANK, II Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $19,671.13 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATERCANGELO, LISA N Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $19,671.00 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SAGE, BRANDON D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,670.76 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TYLER C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,670.76 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHEMUS, DIANE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $19,670.71 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERTY, MARY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,670.53 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, TRACEY L Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $19,670.47 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRIERI, ANGELA Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $19,670.47 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, KAROLYN A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $19,669.53 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, DIANE C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $19,668.71 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCA, VERONICA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $19,668.32 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHR, JOANN M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $19,667.90 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRUNEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $19,667.59 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALIK, DAVID W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $19,667.22 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACILOWSKI, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $19,666.95 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEGEL, CHERYL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,666.94 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATALAVAGE, ELISA R Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $19,666.84 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KATHLEEN E Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $19,666.81 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUIAGA, ELIANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,666.67 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMAIN, JAMIE Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $19,666.44 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, JANINE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $19,666.28 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLO, MARIO Employer name Cayuga County Amount $19,665.96 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, SUSAN R Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $19,665.93 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPET, AMANDA Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $19,665.86 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TRAVIS M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,665.44 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACHEE, JESSE J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,665.43 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED-OMAR, YASIR A Employer name Oneida County Amount $19,665.27 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, JODY F Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $19,665.25 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RYAN W Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $19,664.65 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERBONE, RAYMOND A Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $19,663.71 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CODY M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $19,663.20 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHAN, GLORIA J Employer name Highland CSD Amount $19,663.18 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,662.92 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, CINDY S Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $19,662.26 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, ERIC M Employer name Candor CSD Amount $19,662.14 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLI, CLAIRE G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $19,661.81 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAERCHER, LESA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,661.79 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDERMUTH, GERALD L, SR Employer name Northville CSD Amount $19,661.66 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, TREVOR L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $19,661.25 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCEPPAQUERCIA, CHRISTINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,660.89 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, MICHAEL G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $19,660.84 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHELE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,660.76 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $19,660.23 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, DIANE C Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $19,659.78 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, SUSAN H Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,659.73 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $19,659.69 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, PAMELA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $19,659.50 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTIER, DAWN M Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $19,659.43 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MAURICE J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $19,659.28 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, PRITESH Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $19,659.24 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JAMES Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,659.18 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKELL, NORDEEN A Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $19,659.05 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LEONARD F, III Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $19,658.47 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, LAURIE A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $19,658.45 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, CINDI A Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,658.36 Date 09/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALEX Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $19,657.98 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDE, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,657.58 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPKA, CARRIE W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,657.57 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TANYA RENEE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,657.55 Date 12/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAFTALY, TAMAR R Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $19,657.33 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLASOKAN, ROSALINE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $19,657.11 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, BENJAMIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,656.21 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, DENISE A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $19,656.16 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALET, DAWN M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $19,655.89 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASTROCKY, PAMELA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $19,655.85 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, EDMUND D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,655.75 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAIJJO, ALEX Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $19,655.24 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, LINDA B Employer name Gloversville Public Library Amount $19,655.10 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, JASON A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $19,654.73 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUZICKE, ROGER N Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $19,654.52 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELMER, BRIAN J Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $19,654.47 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LINDA J Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $19,654.43 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LISA A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $19,654.02 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOSEPH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,653.74 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, ANTOINETTE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,653.70 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHRIS T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,653.34 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JAMES R Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $19,653.21 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, CASEY M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $19,652.93 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, KELLY S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $19,652.43 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDELL, STACIA L Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $19,652.08 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, NANCY J Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $19,651.96 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, MARY F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,651.82 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTOS, TAMARA K Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $19,651.72 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOADO, DEIDRA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,651.56 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JANICE L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,651.49 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MARIA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,651.05 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIDENBACH, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,650.90 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARTHA A Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $19,650.72 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, RICHARD K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $19,650.38 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MATTHEW E Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $19,650.00 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARY E Employer name Town of Martinsburg Amount $19,650.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,649.28 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, GEROLD M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $19,648.53 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMERT, MICHELE M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $19,648.51 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MALFA, CASSANDRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $19,648.39 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System