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 LIZOTTE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $19,146.92 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JOHN R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $19,146.12 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, SUSAN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $19,146.11 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, JAIME, III Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $19,145.96 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, RICHARD T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $19,145.59 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, KRISTIN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,145.51 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DEBORAH J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $19,145.40 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, CATHY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,143.78 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, JENNIFER L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $19,143.75 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNER, KEVIN W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,143.73 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DOUG W Employer name Homer CSD Amount $19,143.20 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLER, MICHELLE L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $19,142.91 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, BRENDA M Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $19,142.47 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEARY, TIFFANY M Employer name Village of West Carthage Amount $19,142.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, SETH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,141.96 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, JOHN L Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $19,141.90 Date 04/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIAR, LOUISE M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $19,141.59 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCOIN, ROGER F Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $19,140.99 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISIEL, DAWN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,140.58 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KAMIKA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $19,140.51 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, DONNA S Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $19,139.84 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIAM W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,139.75 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTY, MEGAN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,139.61 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, ROBERT A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $19,139.44 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERHOFF, ZACHARY B Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $19,139.43 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREA T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $19,139.41 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, DONALD F, III Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $19,139.41 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BARBARA J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $19,138.80 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRO, CASEY M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $19,138.78 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZLER, BENJAMIN D Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $19,137.84 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, CAROL J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $19,137.71 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Groveland Amount $19,137.23 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEISINGER, PENNY J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $19,137.03 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, JO A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $19,136.95 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, WENDY L Employer name Peru CSD Amount $19,136.89 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, KAREN A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $19,136.69 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLADYKA, RICHARD C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $19,136.36 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, SHELLY T Employer name Chenango County Amount $19,136.32 Date 03/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKMIRE, DONNA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,136.01 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, ALYSHA V L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,135.80 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMISA, ANTOINETTE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $19,135.63 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJDAK, CYNTHIA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $19,135.48 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHIRLEY A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $19,135.47 Date 10/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLINO, VICKY L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $19,135.47 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PAMELA A Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $19,135.30 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, PATRICIA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,135.03 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, HEATHER F Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $19,134.54 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, ALYSSA R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,134.47 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARGARITA Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $19,134.11 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, KAREN D Employer name Peru CSD Amount $19,133.88 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINOHU, SBAH N Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $19,133.62 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZDA, JENNIFER M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,133.56 Date 07/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, ELENA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,133.44 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGA, STEVEN W Employer name Akron CSD Amount $19,133.36 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, MICHAEL L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,133.35 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYEMCHEK, KAREN A Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $19,133.26 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, JESSICA P Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,133.24 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, ABU-JIHAD Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,133.17 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, RONALD G Employer name Town of Southold Amount $19,133.07 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANDI, DOREEN E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $19,132.63 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JESSE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $19,132.61 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZA, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $19,132.55 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DONNA M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $19,132.38 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANIO, CHARLES A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $19,132.35 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, LORI J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,132.29 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDEA, DIANA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,132.10 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, SAMUEL R Employer name Clinton County Amount $19,131.74 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLAY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,131.34 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, JENNIFER M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $19,131.33 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTA, CATHERINE T Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $19,130.57 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, STACY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,130.28 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, LUIS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,129.75 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAZZARO, JOANNE L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $19,129.66 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, DEBORAH G Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $19,129.53 Date 04/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, SYLVIE P Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $19,129.25 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, HEIDI A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $19,129.03 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, CHERYL C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,128.94 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITO, JUDY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,128.94 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOULIS, STEPHANIE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,128.94 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCININNI, LOREN P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,128.94 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, TINA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,128.94 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, KELLY L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,128.94 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, GERALD D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,128.78 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIFFIN, LAILA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $19,128.36 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIRY, SHEILA B Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $19,127.86 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABETOY, REBECCA L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $19,127.82 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, VIRGINIA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,127.76 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVINGTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,127.70 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JORDAN K L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,127.70 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLACONO, GRACE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,127.70 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, CRISTINA C Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $19,127.58 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, CARRIE A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,127.55 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANEK, TEMPE R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $19,127.53 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $19,127.52 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, KEYLA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,127.36 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NATASHA C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $19,127.28 Date 04/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN G Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $19,127.18 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIDWOOD-FERRY, LISA M Employer name Town of Kent Amount $19,127.06 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.LOUIS, ALEX J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $19,126.93 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DELORES S Employer name Erie County Amount $19,126.86 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System