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 SLIWA, STANLEY J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $19,628.18 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DENISE C Employer name Erie County Amount $19,627.92 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALK, THERESA A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $19,627.84 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, EMILY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $19,627.61 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, PATRICIA A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $19,627.57 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, COURTNEY N Employer name Jefferson County Amount $19,627.54 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHLMANN, KATINA Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $19,627.44 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONSE, BENJAMIN B Employer name Newark CSD Amount $19,627.43 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, NANCY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,627.28 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUARD, LORI S Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $19,627.10 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERTA A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $19,626.79 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,626.50 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, RICHARD M Employer name Erie County Amount $19,626.41 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANDERSON L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $19,626.07 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTWAS, DENISE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,625.85 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, BARBARA J Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $19,625.84 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANER, DEBRA J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $19,625.46 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUOWN, DEBRA A Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $19,624.92 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMARAIS, SUSAN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,624.74 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, WENDY J Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $19,624.47 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JUNE P Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $19,624.18 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRONE, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,624.15 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, DAVID S Employer name Clinton County Amount $19,623.99 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLVRAY, DELORES R Employer name Lewis County Amount $19,623.05 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, MARGARET K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $19,623.04 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPERT, NATHANIEL Employer name City of Middletown Amount $19,622.79 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, CHERIE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,622.14 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZER, DIANA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,622.14 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINI, JOHN W Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,622.14 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, MANDA K Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,622.14 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAREK, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,622.14 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRIE, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $19,622.01 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,621.95 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIZZI, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $19,621.82 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYHEL, THOMAS K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $19,621.74 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, RUSSELL C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $19,621.35 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $19,620.43 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTRE, ARAMIS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,620.21 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, ROBIN M Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $19,620.21 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKI, JORDAN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $19,619.95 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINES, KAY E Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $19,619.87 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHIUSA, THOMAS A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,619.84 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, DONNA J Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $19,619.34 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOGNAMILLO, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $19,618.89 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-CUDDIHY, LISA K Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $19,618.66 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, DOMINIC J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,618.50 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESN, NICHOLE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $19,617.97 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERRY, DARIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,617.73 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, DAVID E Employer name Livingston County Amount $19,617.45 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, MAYRA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $19,616.84 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORSMAN, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,616.64 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, AIYSHA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,616.35 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCO, GIAN M, JR Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,616.34 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILHENNY, ZACHARY P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $19,615.90 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, JOHN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $19,615.64 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMA, DIANE R Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $19,615.45 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, CURT C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $19,615.35 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, KATHLEEN S Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $19,614.75 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTLE, DONNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,614.73 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, IRIS Y Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $19,614.64 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HILDA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,614.14 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMAN, BILLIE JO Employer name Perry CSD Amount $19,614.07 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, EILENE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $19,614.03 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLA, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,614.02 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILLON, SHANE E Employer name Greene County Amount $19,613.89 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, MARLON C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $19,613.69 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, CHARLES J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $19,613.47 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTECZKO, KIM A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $19,613.36 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, KYLE P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $19,613.33 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCHUM, RHONDA M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $19,613.25 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECK, JOHNATHAN Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $19,613.01 Date 10/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, RHODA L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $19,612.96 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DAVID A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,612.82 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, HEATHER D Employer name Town of Massena Amount $19,612.48 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECK, GREGORY T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $19,612.28 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, DEWI Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $19,611.50 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJCZEWSKI, SANDRA G Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $19,611.42 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, RONALD G Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $19,611.38 Date 07/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, FOREST D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $19,610.63 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MELISSA L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $19,610.20 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOY, ASHLEY M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,610.10 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, ANNIE ROSE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,609.80 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SAMUAL L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $19,609.72 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, DAWN M Employer name Walton CSD Amount $19,609.47 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHAN, OBED DAVID Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $19,609.35 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIA, CINDY M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $19,607.62 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TYEISHA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,607.50 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBECK, GORDON R Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $19,607.17 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFINO, ANA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,607.06 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLIA, MARIA R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $19,606.29 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHANI, JAMEEL A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $19,606.22 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SAM M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $19,606.02 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DAVID W Employer name Greene CSD Amount $19,605.95 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, WAI LING Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $19,605.48 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JULIE S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,605.41 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, TRISHA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,605.16 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, MARLENE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $19,604.99 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PHILIP C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $19,604.97 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWILL, KATE E Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $19,604.88 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLISEN, KEVIN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $19,604.71 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System