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 ARTHUR, STEPHEN D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $18,787.87 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, SANDRA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,787.87 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHELLE M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $18,787.80 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, ARYN W Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $18,787.79 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, ROVINA D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $18,787.70 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, BRADLEY A Employer name Fulton County Amount $18,787.66 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, JAMES L Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,787.64 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIS, MICHAEL Y Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $18,787.27 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, APRIL H Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,787.24 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMAN, KARA Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $18,786.86 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, ANNEMARIE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,786.78 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ASTER, MIRANDA B Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $18,786.74 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY F Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,786.37 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISON, ELLEN L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $18,785.74 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRENDA S Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $18,785.73 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, CATHERINE M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $18,785.25 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSLER, LOIS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,784.85 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLORAN, TERRIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,784.85 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTABILE, DENISE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $18,784.31 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYER, BARBARA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $18,784.02 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARK D Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $18,783.51 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DEREK H Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $18,783.01 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, KAREN L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,782.17 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, TARA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,782.17 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAGINE, KERRI A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,782.17 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,782.17 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, PETER E, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $18,782.17 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADELMEYER, KRISTEN E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,781.94 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Chester Amount $18,781.89 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUTEAU, PAULA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $18,781.76 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JACLYN Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $18,781.70 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEHLMANN, JULIA E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $18,781.56 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, KATELYN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $18,781.44 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAFFORD, CAROL R Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $18,781.05 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, TYLER A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $18,781.04 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, CHARLES A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $18,780.98 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $18,780.71 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMOUR, RICHARD L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $18,780.68 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUET, MANON Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,780.52 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JUDITH A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $18,780.48 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, CHARMAINE L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $18,780.18 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNOSKI, JEAN T Employer name Town of Southold Amount $18,780.13 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, LINDA Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,780.09 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $18,780.06 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, LEANN M Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $18,780.01 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, KAREN A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,779.60 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEN, CHINETTE D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $18,779.56 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, KATHLEEN E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $18,779.06 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $18,778.96 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, VANESSA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,778.86 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LINDA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $18,778.68 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKY, GARY N Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $18,778.66 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAZER, LAKEYSHA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,778.35 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREATHOUSE, ANTHONY T Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $18,778.08 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, RENEE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,777.90 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTED, BRAD J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $18,777.89 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROL R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $18,777.87 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, DIANE E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,777.58 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLETTINI, OLINTO Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $18,777.42 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKER, ASHLEY S Employer name Erie County Amount $18,777.15 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TIFFANY J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $18,777.02 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JEAN B Employer name Walton CSD Amount $18,776.96 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METRITIKAS, MARYFRANCES L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,776.76 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,776.63 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGODA, KATRINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $18,776.40 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACONIA, LISA A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $18,776.26 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEGAR, THERESA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $18,775.71 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPCHICK, CHRISTINE E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,775.27 Date 03/29/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, MAUREEN W Employer name Holley CSD Amount $18,774.88 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDENBERG, RHONDA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $18,774.60 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, MILADYS Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $18,774.39 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTORE, NICHOLAS M Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $18,774.32 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLETTLINGER, SHARON L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $18,774.29 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGUE, SHARMANE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $18,774.17 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $18,773.35 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, JAMELLA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,773.18 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LILLIAN T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $18,773.17 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, TYRONE Employer name Erie County Amount $18,773.09 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATI, BRITTANY L Employer name Albany County Amount $18,773.08 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, DANIEL G Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,772.85 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, JULIE A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $18,772.80 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARTHUR B Employer name Village of Lyons Amount $18,772.50 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, PAMELA L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $18,772.48 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECHRIST, DEBORAH J Employer name Broome County Amount $18,772.43 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZYNSKI, MARK A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,772.19 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHRKE, DEBORAH B Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $18,771.54 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JULIE A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $18,771.46 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $18,771.00 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KEROSA R Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $18,770.80 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGULA, GREGORY G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $18,770.37 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, GERIE L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $18,770.31 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $18,770.22 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHEA A Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $18,770.13 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ANITA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $18,770.10 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROCHO, FABIAN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $18,770.04 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, LAUREN K Employer name Department of Law Amount $18,770.04 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, JACQUELINE N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $18,769.96 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCHILO, DONNA M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $18,769.83 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTICELLO, LISA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,769.74 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VARGHESE M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $18,769.55 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System