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 KING, SAMANTHA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,900.48 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATH, MARION E Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,900.38 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUNCE, KATHRYN L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $18,900.30 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CINDY S Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $18,900.05 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEETON, TRACY L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $18,900.02 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, LAURA B Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $18,900.00 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, MATTHEW D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $18,899.91 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, LUIS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,898.63 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRITER, VANESSA M Employer name Albany County Amount $18,898.15 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTYKA, TINA M Employer name Town of Volney Amount $18,897.99 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JODY M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $18,897.59 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARRINGTON, PATTI A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $18,897.18 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARNET E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $18,897.11 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LY, ALICE G Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $18,897.10 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNG, JOYCE W Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $18,896.97 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $18,896.57 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITTEL, CAROL A Employer name Town of Sheldon Amount $18,896.37 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, MILIANA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $18,896.13 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBIE, KRISTA A Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $18,896.02 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ANNMARIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $18,895.80 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LYNNETTE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,895.79 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, MARYANN Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $18,895.71 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESNESKE, WILLIAM D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $18,895.58 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, ERICA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,895.35 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, CINDY L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $18,895.24 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, LINDA K Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $18,895.03 Date 12/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCETT, SUSAN L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $18,894.74 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NORMAND, ELLEN R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $18,894.74 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSILLA, THOMAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,894.74 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,894.15 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISA, LIZA C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $18,893.98 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, DAVID P Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $18,893.40 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $18,892.95 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, DEBORAH A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $18,892.29 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MICHAEL F Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $18,890.81 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHRYN E Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $18,890.24 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, BARBARA Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $18,890.11 Date 02/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, NOREEN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,889.16 Date 06/11/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINO, JEAN M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $18,889.08 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, KATHLEEN L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $18,889.05 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEALY, JAMES M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $18,888.52 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRANDY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,888.45 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, KATHLEEN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $18,888.44 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNEY, ELAINE M Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $18,888.30 Date 09/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITANO, THOMAS R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $18,888.30 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDONI, PAULA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,888.00 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZIK, MARIA Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $18,887.44 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, DOREEN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,887.38 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICHTHORN, SHAUN T Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $18,887.19 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCTOR, SAMANTHA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $18,887.04 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMANI, MASOOD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $18,887.03 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAN, DARREN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,886.80 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, SUSAN D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $18,886.25 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALEN, DEBORA J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $18,886.17 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JO ANNE S Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,886.11 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADFORD, MARY P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,885.82 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, KATHRYN L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $18,885.55 Date 08/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $18,885.30 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MEGHAN O Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $18,885.19 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DENICIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,885.14 Date 09/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANN, DAVID E Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $18,884.93 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADASH, MINDY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,884.89 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $18,884.42 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CURTIS L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,884.32 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIES, AARON T Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $18,883.71 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BENJAMIN W Employer name Genesee County Amount $18,883.26 Date 09/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPHOLZ, BARBARA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $18,883.21 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALE, THORA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $18,882.88 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, GLORIA L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,882.72 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATEAU, DAVID M Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $18,882.59 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYEN, KRISTINA L Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $18,882.35 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUS, BONNIE J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,881.67 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOANNA P Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $18,881.48 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, COLEEN A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $18,881.18 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, CORRINE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,880.73 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BRIAN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,880.71 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, SUZANNE A Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $18,880.56 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATRICIA E Employer name Education Department Amount $18,880.41 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTI, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,880.23 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBALO, PAUL T Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $18,880.06 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $18,880.00 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, ESTHER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $18,880.00 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, THOMAS P Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $18,880.00 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LENICE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,879.86 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, JOANNE C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $18,879.78 Date 04/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,879.75 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, SILVIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,879.75 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRION, SUSAN M Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $18,879.67 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLI, DEBORAH L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,879.61 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JESSICA L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $18,879.23 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, ALEXIS R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,878.58 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLESTON, JULIE A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $18,878.51 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIA, PAULA Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $18,878.31 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DEREK C Employer name Town of Andes Amount $18,877.88 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SARA Y Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,877.87 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAWN, PATRICIA Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $18,877.71 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLINGER, TAMMY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,877.28 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRNADY, RACHEL L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $18,877.25 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVILLE, LORELEI L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $18,876.82 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOXON, TARA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $18,876.55 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System