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 GERSHOFF, CATHY Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $19,277.30 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTELLAR, MAE FRAN Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $19,276.91 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANO, AURA L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $19,276.46 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $19,276.44 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLAGE, BENJAMIN J, III Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $19,276.24 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, KIMBERLY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,276.17 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, THOMAS D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $19,275.86 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DELORES D S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,275.72 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, SUSAN A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $19,275.57 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARELLA, JOANNE M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $19,275.49 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBARRA SIGUEIROS, ABRIL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $19,275.28 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADSALL, LAURA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $19,275.24 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, MICHELLE A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $19,274.86 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLO, MICHELE P Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $19,274.80 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACILOWSKI, JAMIE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,274.61 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGE, LYNN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $19,274.40 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $19,274.24 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ASHLEY E Employer name Homer CSD Amount $19,274.18 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CORINNE A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $19,274.10 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLAR, GREGORY E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $19,273.46 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLER, INGRID Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,273.45 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, KRISTEN M Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $19,273.11 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, ERIC O Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $19,272.82 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID P Employer name Village of Naples Amount $19,271.75 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BARBARA I Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $19,271.73 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILLIAM N Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $19,271.71 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHETT, ANISSA E Employer name Erie County Amount $19,271.27 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, WALTER I Employer name Columbia County Amount $19,270.94 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPER, ALYSE Y Employer name New City Library Amount $19,270.93 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPP, KELLY C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $19,270.71 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCORMACK, SANDRA E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $19,270.71 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOS, HELEN D Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $19,270.10 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, SANDRA J Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $19,269.97 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, ANGELA Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $19,269.83 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, CASEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $19,269.68 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, SANDRA M Employer name Essex County Amount $19,269.52 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,269.36 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, PATRICIA C Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,269.36 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, TINA M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $19,268.86 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARCZEWSKI, MARIA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,268.40 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LAMEIK A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $19,268.14 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, MICHELE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,268.04 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MILLARD A, III Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $19,267.85 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, LUCY N Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $19,267.81 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINO, JEFFREY B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,267.73 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, NICOLE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $19,267.65 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, EDWARD C Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $19,267.50 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKIW, CATHERINE E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $19,267.37 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VIRGINIA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $19,266.36 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, NICOLE C Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $19,266.28 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KEVIN R Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,265.76 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAN, ANGELA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,265.74 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODONNELL, AYLA Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $19,265.46 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, TONI A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $19,265.21 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, RONNI Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $19,265.10 Date 03/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLL, IRIS S Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $19,264.84 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, ROBERT L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,264.45 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPKE, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Richland Amount $19,263.69 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $19,263.13 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIDGWAY, STACEY R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $19,262.18 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, GENEVA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,261.85 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, STEPHEN P Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $19,261.66 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, NYTASHIA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $19,261.41 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, LAURA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $19,261.05 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYER, DANIEL T Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $19,260.86 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, DIANE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $19,260.84 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, TERESA E Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $19,260.74 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $19,260.46 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, BONNIE E Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $19,260.13 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLER, DONNA L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $19,260.05 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, NORMA C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,259.69 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JANICE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $19,259.53 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SHERYL L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $19,259.52 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PETER J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $19,259.43 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JOANNE T Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $19,258.87 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBUSKI, DIANE Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,258.75 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAO, SONIA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,258.59 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ANTHONY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $19,257.69 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $19,257.50 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCHAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Broome County Amount $19,257.34 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNICK, KRISTINE T Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $19,257.21 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $19,257.13 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, GINA A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $19,257.10 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, VIRGINIA A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $19,256.95 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRILLO, REBECCA L Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $19,256.39 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYVELD OSNATO, CHARISSE M Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $19,256.30 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, KELLY Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $19,256.20 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNES, STUART D Employer name Perry CSD Amount $19,255.92 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, REGINALD, II Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $19,255.88 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, RICHARD A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $19,255.50 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO-ERB, SUSAN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $19,255.28 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, CATHLEEN Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $19,255.27 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDBERG, AUSTIN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $19,255.15 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGE, SHERRY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $19,255.09 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIMERI, ANTONINO C Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $19,255.03 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIEDE, MADELINE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $19,254.87 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, VALERIE N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,254.84 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, JANEANN Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $19,253.59 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,253.53 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GMEREK, MARGARET M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $19,253.45 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System