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 BAIER, PATRICIA S Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,433.49 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, SEAN L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,433.47 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, PATRICK N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $19,433.08 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KRISTEN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $19,432.73 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFOST, JONATHAN T Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $19,432.66 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, MICHAEL R Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $19,432.55 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCINSKI, JACQUELINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $19,432.52 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, DORENE H Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $19,432.52 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MOSES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,432.37 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTLER, IRENE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $19,432.26 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BRIAN I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,431.93 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LISA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $19,431.77 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABAS, PATRICIA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $19,431.60 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABUNSKI, AMANDA V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $19,431.52 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGDEO, SHALINE Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $19,431.50 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRENDA J Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $19,431.40 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.ANN BROWN, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $19,431.33 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LIBRADA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $19,431.06 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOBER, JASON M Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $19,430.80 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLE, ANNE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $19,430.69 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, MAX L Employer name Department of Law Amount $19,430.50 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KARLA C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,430.41 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGGLE, GINA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $19,430.37 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, DAVID C Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $19,430.18 Date 01/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JUDITH A Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $19,430.16 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHER, LINDA R Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $19,430.15 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, CARLA N Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $19,429.86 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, DIANE E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,429.85 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLLING, KELLIANN E Employer name Orleans County Amount $19,429.34 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLING, MARY JO Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $19,428.79 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, MITCHELL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $19,428.75 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, POLLY H Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $19,428.64 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, MAYROSE S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,428.52 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, KEASIA Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $19,428.00 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,427.91 Date 12/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, DARLA J Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $19,427.08 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JUSTIN D Employer name Town of Columbia Amount $19,426.87 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, COLLEEN S Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $19,426.78 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $19,426.68 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT Employer name Livingston County Amount $19,426.33 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, WENDY M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $19,426.32 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOURY, DONNA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $19,426.21 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ ALCARAZ, VICTOR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $19,425.96 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZER, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $19,425.41 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $19,425.22 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATHLEEN L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $19,425.20 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROYLE, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $19,424.50 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, JAMES W Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $19,424.43 Date 11/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, DEBORAH L Employer name Genesee County Amount $19,423.90 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAHN, LYNN A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $19,423.44 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ZACHARY A Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $19,423.13 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONCOSKY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Savannah Amount $19,423.06 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSO, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $19,422.99 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGEN, TONI A Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $19,422.84 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENDORF, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $19,422.83 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVULLO, BRENDAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $19,422.76 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, TIMOTHY S Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $19,422.13 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEY, SUSAN H Employer name Fairport Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $19,421.78 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, TONI M Employer name Milford CSD Amount $19,421.39 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, JILL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,421.32 Date 08/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITCH, HELEN Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,421.14 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, DEBRA J Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $19,421.07 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, JUDITH L Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $19,420.85 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, GEORGIA L Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $19,420.85 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCH, VALERIE A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $19,420.62 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENATO, KAREN A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $19,420.19 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, DONNA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,419.89 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LEILA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $19,419.49 Date 05/22/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, MELISSA L Employer name Bryant Library Amount $19,419.40 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $19,419.04 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGLAS, GEORGIA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,419.02 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, MANUEL, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $19,418.94 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PATRICIA M Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $19,418.92 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KIM M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $19,418.76 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, LISA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $19,418.28 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA-ORTEGA, WANDA Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $19,418.08 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, ELAINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $19,418.00 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, NIKITA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,417.95 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SEAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,417.75 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHARD, DARLA J Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $19,417.61 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, PATRICK R Employer name Town of Union Amount $19,417.38 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKEE, CHRIS M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $19,417.25 Date 08/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, SARAH D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,415.99 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, THOMAS L Employer name Ulster County Amount $19,415.17 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNAN, MEGAN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $19,415.12 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, VANESSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,415.12 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZLER, AMY R Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $19,415.10 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, SHAWN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,415.00 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JENNA R, MS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $19,414.85 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KEVIN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $19,413.36 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRANO, MARCELLA F Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $19,413.00 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CINDY Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $19,412.78 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, CONNIE M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $19,412.50 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGIERE, SANDRA A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $19,412.39 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, AMY J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $19,412.24 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, SHELLY R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $19,412.16 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBER, DAVID L Employer name Livingston County Amount $19,411.58 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARK L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $19,411.48 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBIETA, TONIANN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $19,410.80 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRABTREE, CHRISIE A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $19,410.68 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System