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 BENDER, DONNA M Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $18,525.85 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLIMAN, FADIA Z Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,525.46 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $18,525.42 Date 01/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, IRWIN E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $18,525.34 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, EKTA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,525.18 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, CHRISTINE Employer name Albany County Amount $18,525.02 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, DONALD J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $18,525.02 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPELL, SHERRI L Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $18,524.96 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIFFANY S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,524.66 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZEOS, ALEXANDRIA L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,524.37 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, LORI A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $18,524.08 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTY, THOMAS J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $18,524.02 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSCHIGANO, RICHARD P Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $18,523.84 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALABACAS, LAUREN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $18,523.79 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, DEBRA L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $18,523.77 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SHANNON M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $18,523.28 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANFIL, PAMELA Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,523.27 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JO ANNE Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $18,523.13 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JEANNE N Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,522.61 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISAK, LORI A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,522.48 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, LISA K Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $18,522.42 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTZ, MARY M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $18,522.35 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $18,522.06 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEFFER, DEBORAH D Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $18,521.91 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYHRE, DAVID A Employer name Albany County Amount $18,521.67 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, REUBEN L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $18,521.48 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, CHAD M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,521.39 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAURA F Employer name North Country Library System Amount $18,521.37 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, STEPHEN D Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $18,520.99 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LINDA J Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $18,520.29 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONK, CAROL W Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $18,520.20 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, VITA L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,520.20 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, GAIL L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $18,520.19 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILSINGER, ROBERTA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,519.85 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLAZZO, KIMBERLY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $18,519.30 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JANELLE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $18,519.01 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSKE, KAREN J Employer name Oswego Port Authority Amount $18,519.00 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEGA, PATRICIA A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $18,518.38 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHITELL, PAULA F Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $18,518.19 Date 03/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ROBERT V Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $18,518.08 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYEN, JARRIN R Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $18,518.07 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AIRO, VICTOR L Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $18,518.00 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, JANIS M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,517.78 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CONNIE L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,517.66 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, BOBBIE M Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $18,517.60 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, DIANE R Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $18,517.29 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONOPOULOS, PAUL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $18,517.02 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKERMONT, TIMOTHY F, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $18,516.78 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAULINE P Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $18,516.40 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, DOREEN Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $18,516.19 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JEFFREY C Employer name Town of Richland Amount $18,516.09 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTROM, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $18,516.05 Date 02/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, TRACEY I Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,515.89 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCENASEK, CHRISTINE R Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $18,515.71 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLINAN, JAMES P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $18,515.50 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRANTON, GLORIA C Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $18,515.50 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, AMY L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $18,515.25 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHM, WILLIAM J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $18,515.15 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, LOUISE R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $18,515.06 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CLARA IVES Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $18,515.00 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, JAMES P Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,514.32 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, LISA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $18,514.29 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVATA, RHONDA J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $18,514.26 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, CAROL M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,514.23 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, ANNE M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $18,513.93 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMER, BETH E Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $18,513.88 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, BRUCE M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $18,513.87 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBEL, MARY D Employer name Camden CSD Amount $18,513.83 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, HOMER F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,513.35 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIMIAN, KEVIN R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $18,513.32 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, MARIANN Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $18,513.04 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSON, MICHELE A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $18,512.87 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, STEPHANIE M Employer name Milford CSD Amount $18,512.76 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, SANTA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,512.21 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACHDELL, MARIANNA C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $18,512.18 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGORE, MAUREEN A Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $18,511.83 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKI, DYLAN P Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $18,511.68 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KIMBERLY C Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $18,511.08 Date 08/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, JOSEPH E Employer name Orange County Amount $18,510.98 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $18,510.92 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, RONALD A Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $18,510.87 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHAN, GERARD T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $18,510.80 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOY Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,510.78 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, GINA M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $18,510.38 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROZCO, WILLIAM Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $18,510.33 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIPO, CHRISTINE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $18,509.76 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAN, TRACY Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $18,509.65 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTERER, ESTHER Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $18,509.40 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVORMINA, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,509.26 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DONALD J Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $18,509.00 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESMITH, GRETCHEN C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,508.22 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, TARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,508.22 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTLOVICS-HECEI, VICKY J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $18,508.08 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALKIN, DIANE L Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $18,507.95 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, SUSANN R Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $18,507.65 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, DANIELLE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $18,507.62 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, BETSEY M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $18,507.31 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSA, CAROL Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $18,507.24 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVGEROS, BEVERLY N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,506.74 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, BRIAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $18,506.63 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System