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 THIELEMANN, MONICA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $18,958.44 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLE, ELIZABETH S Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $18,958.10 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, AMANDA J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $18,957.87 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YANG Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $18,957.68 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, KEITH P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $18,957.65 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $18,957.58 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERIGHI, CHERYL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $18,957.57 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTISON, JAMES L Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $18,957.21 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, ELAINE M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $18,957.07 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, KAREN E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $18,956.63 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBY, DONNA M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $18,956.41 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, VICTORIA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,956.41 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, SAMANTHA A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $18,956.21 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTI, JONATHAN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,956.19 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SUE ANN Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $18,956.17 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, TERESA M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $18,956.08 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCIO, GINA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $18,956.06 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAYZE, LISA A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $18,955.90 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DIANE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $18,955.83 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGRO, ROBIN F Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $18,955.70 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTROM, THOMAS E Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $18,955.67 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,955.38 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, DEBORAH E Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $18,955.35 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOWYCH, RICHARD Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,955.34 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,955.27 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INOA, ANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,955.25 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, DARIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,954.43 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, MICHELE L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $18,954.02 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORDAN, APRIL M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $18,953.75 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDO, MINDY C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $18,953.74 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, THALIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $18,953.50 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, APRIL M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $18,953.43 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DANA L Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $18,952.92 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMELFI, DARREN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $18,952.78 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHERRIE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,952.75 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, WILLIAM, II Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $18,952.50 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRYMAN, TYTEONA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,952.36 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, GEORGE M Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $18,952.30 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATH, JILL L Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $18,952.24 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOMON, RUTH A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $18,951.76 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JAMES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,951.70 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJESKI, ELLEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $18,951.63 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, DAVID G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,951.45 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, LOURDES Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $18,951.35 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOSMANN, LINNEA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $18,950.86 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, CHERI S Employer name Homer CSD Amount $18,950.84 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, KARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,950.66 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, TERRI L Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $18,950.65 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNICEK, COREY J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $18,950.57 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, TAMMY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $18,950.52 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLITON, KATHARINE H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $18,950.32 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHES, CHALLIS J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $18,950.24 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, NISHELLE D Employer name Chemung County Amount $18,949.82 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, ALINA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,949.68 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, MARLYS E, MRS Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $18,949.66 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JOHN W Employer name Rockland County Amount $18,949.09 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROLESKI, DEBORAH S Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $18,948.56 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CHRISTINA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $18,948.25 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGNOLI, MARGARET A Employer name Naples CSD Amount $18,948.15 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULIO, MARY B Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $18,947.84 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $18,947.58 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCEY, LINDA M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $18,947.56 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIOTTA, MARGARET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,947.51 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, EDWARD G Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $18,947.29 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE-VALONE, ANNE C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,947.23 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTHAM, DARCY J Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $18,947.22 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, SUSAN A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $18,947.06 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, MARGARET J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $18,946.98 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, SHENIQUA N Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $18,946.84 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALASKA, STEVEN A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $18,946.65 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, MARIA C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $18,946.52 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMAN, CYNTHIA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $18,946.34 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC REYNOLDS, MONICA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $18,946.34 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAM, JILL Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $18,946.03 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIDIA, DONNA C Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,945.58 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINETT, JEFF W Employer name Department of Law Amount $18,945.47 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, DAGMAR H Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $18,945.40 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, TRACY Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,945.20 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERPHEY, SHAWN L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $18,945.04 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DENNIS L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,944.74 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, MIRIAM Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $18,944.44 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ROSELIN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $18,944.43 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SUSAN A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $18,943.97 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, PATRICIA B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $18,943.97 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, CARMEN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $18,942.96 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIN, NAW FAUSTINA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,942.85 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, EMILIE L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,942.80 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDINGTON, ELLIOT C Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $18,942.78 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTO, SANDRA J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $18,942.48 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, JEAN Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $18,942.22 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, KARA E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $18,941.48 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, NANCY A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,940.96 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, THAW Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,940.95 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LOUISE Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $18,940.43 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, CANDACE R Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $18,939.60 Date 07/06/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUOIO, LAWRENCE E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $18,939.06 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, OLIVIA Employer name Department of State Amount $18,939.02 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, CATHERINE S Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $18,938.84 Date 06/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, BARBARA A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $18,938.80 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUWALDA, DANIEL M Employer name Victor CSD Amount $18,938.41 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System