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 BENSON, SCOTT L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $18,919.96 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, ROBERT W Employer name Education Department Amount $18,919.52 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUCAULT, CAROL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,919.52 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, CANDACE S Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $18,919.47 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, SUSAN J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $18,919.07 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, CHERYL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $18,918.94 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENDT, DEBRA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,918.81 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNINGTON, TRACY J Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $18,918.74 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JULIE Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $18,918.64 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARREN, LISA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $18,918.39 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKERMAN, MELISSA M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $18,918.22 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, STEPHAN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $18,917.98 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLEY, BRITTNEY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,917.25 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, LISA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,916.57 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, CAROL J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $18,916.35 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONNEVILLE, EDWARD J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $18,916.19 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUE, TERESA L Employer name Homer CSD Amount $18,916.11 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYZ GORNIA, JENNIFER T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,916.01 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, BRIAN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,915.85 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAQUEL Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $18,915.19 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, CAMILLE Y Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $18,915.18 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELEMAN, JENNINE N Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $18,915.16 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,915.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPECK, JOAN B Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $18,914.61 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, BETHZAIDA R Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $18,914.57 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALON, JULIE Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $18,914.44 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, SABINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRSNER, DONNA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, JOAN N Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, JOANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHEDICK, RITA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, ANGELA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, VALERIE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRIONE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KELLY A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORBAN, DIANNE H Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATARO, YOLANDA T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECIO, JO ANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BARABARA L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, VIRGINIA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINRICH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,914.37 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC EWAN, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $18,914.04 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JERI L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $18,914.03 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, AMANDA D Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $18,914.02 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYEA, EDWARD R Employer name Granville CSD Amount $18,913.97 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, AMBERLYNN C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $18,913.86 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPEN, ANN M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $18,913.49 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMASINA, SONIA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $18,913.04 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, GEOFFREY A Employer name Education Department Amount $18,912.70 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHERINE C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $18,912.69 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANBERG, MARIE E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,912.50 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, BREILLE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $18,912.43 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, CAROLYN M Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $18,912.02 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGL, ALLISON L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $18,911.65 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DEAN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,911.47 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, RODNEY J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $18,911.46 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAND, AMANDA L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $18,911.24 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $18,911.00 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYCZ, LISA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $18,910.94 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $18,910.69 Date 09/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BETH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,910.36 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTHE, ROBERT H Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $18,910.35 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, FLOR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $18,910.19 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, CLEA Y Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $18,910.10 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $18,909.92 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALKE, MICHELLE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,908.78 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, DAVID B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,908.76 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENDA, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,908.68 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $18,908.11 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACOCK MC LEAN, MARTISHA T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,908.02 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $18,908.01 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHARLENE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,907.36 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RUTHIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,907.27 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, STEVEN C Employer name Village of Black River Amount $18,907.22 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, DANIEL M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $18,906.86 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMIGIANI, ROBIN L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $18,906.68 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRANDT, ROSA E Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $18,906.48 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRON, ASHLEIGH P Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $18,906.08 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEB, KATHLEEN A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $18,905.41 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CHRISTIAN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,904.91 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, TERRY L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $18,904.66 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPS, DORIS E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $18,904.62 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHN, MICHELE Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $18,904.37 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANITA, DAWN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $18,904.37 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLIN, KATHLEEN V Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $18,904.12 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOSKE, KAREN M Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $18,904.02 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, RYAN E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $18,903.44 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, SAMUEL L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $18,903.33 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, ELISABETH A Employer name City of Albany Amount $18,903.20 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERTA M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $18,903.20 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, DANIELLE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $18,902.81 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, REYNA I Employer name Highland CSD Amount $18,902.44 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTON, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,902.37 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSCHER, TAMMY L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $18,902.23 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, SAMARIA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $18,902.02 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILUK, ANDREA G Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,901.90 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BENTHUYSEN, JULIE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,901.90 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATCH, RONALD E Employer name Village of Adams Amount $18,901.18 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUNAR, SANTA A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $18,900.78 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SHERYL A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $18,900.78 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System