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 SANDS, SARAH C Employer name Oswego County Amount $19,456.49 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBALD, MILA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,456.42 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KENDRA J Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $19,456.35 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, ELLEN C Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $19,455.45 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LILLIAN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $19,455.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLE, XANDRA S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $19,454.97 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JOHN W Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $19,454.65 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVOSEH, OLABISI R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $19,454.61 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSTERUD, JACQUELINE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,454.30 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLIE A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $19,454.00 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARGARET A Employer name Marion CSD Amount $19,453.69 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QIAN, BEI F Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $19,453.69 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, NANCY W Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $19,453.20 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, JANET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,452.98 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $19,452.89 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, GEORGIA K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,452.89 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJIGAS, GLADYS Employer name Erie County Amount $19,452.83 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TAMMY J Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $19,452.50 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUDO, ANA EVELYN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,452.49 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KARLI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,452.20 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LAURIE W Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $19,452.10 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURI, VICTORIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,452.08 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARKESSA R Employer name Steuben County Amount $19,452.00 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, LYNDON D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $19,451.65 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KAREN E Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $19,451.43 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KIM Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $19,451.14 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, JULIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,451.05 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PATRICIA J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,450.95 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIE, KATHYANN L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $19,450.47 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, SALLY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $19,450.23 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, SUSAN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $19,450.08 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZAK, MICHAEL J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $19,449.97 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATT, CATHERINE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,448.87 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JANET M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,448.87 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CALCANO, ADELFA G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,448.87 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVAROLI, PATRICIA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,448.87 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,448.87 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, RONIQUE S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,448.87 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBAY, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,448.76 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, EUGENE J, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,448.35 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLO, AISSATA Employer name Chemung County Amount $19,448.03 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVERLY, KAREN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,447.90 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $19,447.44 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $19,447.17 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGES, CAROLE L Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $19,447.15 Date 06/03/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, CHELSEA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,446.74 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROXANNE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $19,446.49 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $19,446.43 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARR, JEAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $19,446.39 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHETT, HENRY LEE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $19,446.11 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, DEBRA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $19,446.05 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, KENNETH E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $19,446.02 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTAIN, SAMANTHA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,445.99 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLICK, REBECCA H Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,445.14 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHAN, JANICE M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $19,443.37 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEFING, JOAN B Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $19,442.57 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSKI, JOYCE E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $19,442.48 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LYDIA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $19,442.08 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, SUSAN L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,441.28 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSAINVIL, RONY Employer name Rockland County Amount $19,441.07 Date 09/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, KIPPLEY H Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $19,441.02 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDALE, JANET E Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $19,440.97 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $19,440.36 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINE, DARLA J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $19,440.14 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLITOR, KIMBERLY M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,439.74 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLER, MORGAN E Employer name City of Elmira Amount $19,439.66 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAIO, ROSEANN K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,439.65 Date 06/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRMSCHER, EILEEN Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $19,439.36 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, SEAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,439.07 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $19,438.96 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREARY, MARY E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,438.67 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, DEBRA L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $19,438.51 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, TIFFANY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,438.31 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, SCOTT K Employer name Greene CSD Amount $19,438.00 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, PATRICK J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $19,437.69 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, INGER M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $19,437.60 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLIERES, DANIEL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,437.38 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, SANDRA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $19,436.74 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DERRICK T Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $19,436.71 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JAMES O Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,436.28 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, SANDRA I Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,436.20 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CASSANDRA Employer name Department of Health Amount $19,436.15 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACQUELYN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $19,436.02 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ ORTIZ, ROBERTO J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,435.95 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $19,435.68 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $19,435.68 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAULER, PAMELA C Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $19,435.59 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, JUSTINA L Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $19,435.47 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERS, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $19,435.34 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURLIN, CARL T Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $19,434.83 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, ANTONELLA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $19,434.64 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $19,434.61 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LUANNE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $19,434.61 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZHAUER, LORI A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $19,434.61 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $19,434.39 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTUSO, ELISA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $19,434.01 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEILINGER, RONALD K Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $19,433.96 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERBEL, DEBRA L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $19,433.92 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENIAMINO, URSULA R Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $19,433.81 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY V Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $19,433.54 Date 12/24/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System