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 BARISANO, MATTHEW Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $18,654.50 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, LISA J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $18,654.31 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAPE, DIANE C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,654.07 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPRON, KATHRYN D Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $18,653.97 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, PATRICIA A Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $18,653.95 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTURO, IVY M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $18,653.69 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, KELLY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $18,653.59 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, VERONICA P Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $18,653.03 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXANTUS, CLAIRE MARYSE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $18,652.50 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUCHNOWSKI, SHERRY L Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $18,652.47 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, JANICE I Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $18,652.39 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITCH, GAYLE M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $18,652.38 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALYSA, JOHN M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $18,651.86 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRICE, CAROLYN C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,651.62 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, NANCY J Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $18,651.55 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KARA ANNE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $18,651.40 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $18,651.34 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, JENNIFER M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $18,651.04 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,650.90 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKAL, CATHY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $18,650.35 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECKENSTEIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $18,650.10 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, SUSAN L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $18,649.37 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MARK B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $18,649.22 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MERICIANA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $18,648.22 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, HOLLY N Employer name Village of Perry Amount $18,648.14 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BESHLIAN, MATTHEW F Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $18,647.79 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLEY, GERARD F Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $18,647.68 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,647.64 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBLATT, MARY E Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $18,647.21 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASE, VERONICA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $18,646.81 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LORENZA G Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,646.52 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, CHARLOTTE D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $18,646.24 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Middlesex Amount $18,646.24 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, GORDON W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,646.20 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JEAN M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $18,645.62 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILAIRE, KATHRYN M Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $18,645.46 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMEL C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $18,645.29 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIF, TERIZA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,645.25 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMAR, LISA ANN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $18,644.56 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOGAN, WILLIAM L Employer name Merrick Library Amount $18,644.38 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JAMES T Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $18,644.09 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, KATHERINE J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $18,643.81 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMATO, ANNE-CATHERINE S Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $18,643.78 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, JENNIFER L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,643.74 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKEBU, ABIGAIL L, MS Employer name Clinton County Amount $18,643.73 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AARON A Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $18,643.49 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCHS, PATRICIA R Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $18,643.42 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAVAS, MELISSA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $18,643.34 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, KEVIN R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,643.19 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALDAFERRI, CAROL J Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $18,642.95 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PATRICIA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $18,642.86 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, MARK A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $18,642.71 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DARLENE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,642.55 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HELEN C Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $18,642.21 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHN, SHERI L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $18,642.01 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORELLA, DONNA M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,641.89 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTI, LISA J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $18,641.85 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINDLER, SUELLEN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $18,641.85 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANSART, JODY J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $18,641.69 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, JILL M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,641.41 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUE, JANICE Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $18,641.39 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JEANETTE F Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $18,641.28 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHING, LAURIE A Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $18,641.13 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, BARBARA A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $18,641.11 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TIMOTHY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,640.51 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, LISA M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $18,640.18 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOLEJOS, MARICEL Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $18,640.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ROBIN J Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $18,639.80 Date 11/24/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, SARAH E Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $18,639.80 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, JOHN H Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $18,639.49 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MATTHEW B Employer name Village of Owego Amount $18,639.00 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, HELEN Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,638.44 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDKA, SUSAN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $18,638.34 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELL, SUSAN E Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $18,638.28 Date 08/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, BRIAN D Employer name Franklin County Amount $18,638.09 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALLA, CAROLE R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $18,637.00 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOU, FRANK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,636.80 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, BARRY D Employer name Town of Byron Amount $18,636.76 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KYLE E Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $18,636.75 Date 12/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEDONICK, VICKY L Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $18,636.60 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Riga Amount $18,636.04 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTOVA, JOANN A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $18,635.94 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, NATALIE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $18,635.94 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, BRIAN M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $18,635.37 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MANTO, SARAH M Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $18,634.48 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DIANA M Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $18,634.42 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVEY, NANCY L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $18,634.28 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABEL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $18,634.24 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIL, BRENDA M Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $18,634.22 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, ABBEGAIL R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,634.07 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, CATHERINE S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $18,633.75 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, MICHAEL E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $18,633.72 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDICINA, PATRICIA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $18,633.53 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, VIRGINIA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,633.52 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $18,633.40 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHAY, ALLISON M Employer name Essex County Amount $18,632.62 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, MARK C Employer name Essex County Amount $18,632.62 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTONE, VINCENT M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $18,632.43 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHIMI, THELMA Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $18,631.96 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, MYRA O Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,631.54 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System