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 ZWECK, OWEN R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $18,454.32 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, RED ZR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $18,454.00 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEN, LARISSA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $18,453.93 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVA, EDUARDO M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $18,453.75 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, KAREN E Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $18,453.61 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, TERESA A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $18,453.49 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVESE, MARYANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $18,453.27 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEL, DEBORAH S Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $18,453.08 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKLE, CYNTHIA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,452.97 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ANDRE R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $18,452.85 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, PETER L Employer name Erie County Amount $18,452.72 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREW, DAWN M Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $18,452.51 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUE, ROCHELLE A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $18,452.46 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GEORGIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $18,452.39 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, CARMEN L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $18,452.13 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MELANIE R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,452.11 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLIN, ASHLEY B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,452.00 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JEFFREY Employer name Department of State Amount $18,451.96 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BONNIE M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $18,451.77 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGNER, TERESA A Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $18,451.74 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTH, CYNTHIA F Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $18,451.36 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOMO, KATHY M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $18,450.87 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, LINDA G Employer name Orangeburg Library District Amount $18,450.25 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JASON P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,450.25 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCIONE, DEBRA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $18,450.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $18,449.96 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANGEL, PAMELA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $18,449.82 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, LYNNETTE M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $18,449.48 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVARD, JENNIFER J Employer name Columbia County Amount $18,449.41 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, KARI J Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $18,449.09 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, KAREN A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $18,448.80 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLINGHAM, LISA Y Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $18,448.64 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAWAY, MISTY M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,448.16 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, JUNIOR A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $18,448.12 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGIELEWSKI, MARCIN Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $18,448.11 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKERMAN, MELISSA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $18,448.08 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNELLI, MARISA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $18,447.92 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMM, STEVEN A Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $18,447.83 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGAR, CAROLE A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $18,447.80 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENJIVAR, ROSA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,447.73 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVETTE, LYNNETTE M Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $18,447.70 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSALACQUA, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $18,447.04 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINE, ALICE L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,446.59 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFORTE, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,446.58 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, JILL A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $18,446.56 Date 04/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ANGELA Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $18,446.56 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, REBECCA E Employer name Tioga County Amount $18,446.06 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TERESA A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $18,445.99 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $18,445.67 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTMAN, TERRY E, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,445.54 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, NICOLE R Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $18,445.50 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, NATHAN L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $18,445.38 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, KARL H Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $18,445.12 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LISA A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $18,445.00 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, JEREMEY S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,444.76 Date 07/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHILA, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,444.76 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEAN O Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $18,444.66 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOHN W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,444.65 Date 10/27/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERSON, JOSEPH P Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $18,444.65 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, KAREN J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $18,444.19 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOW, JASON A Employer name Chemung County Amount $18,444.18 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, ROSARIO Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $18,444.00 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTZ, LORETTA Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $18,443.82 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, CHERYL A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $18,443.72 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, TIMOTHY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,443.55 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, BRIAN M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,443.40 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, JENNIFER N Employer name Warren County Amount $18,443.28 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, LINDA A Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $18,443.04 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, PAULA C Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $18,443.04 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANDREW G Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $18,443.04 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROBERT H, III Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $18,443.04 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ELIZABETH S Employer name Westchester County Amount $18,442.84 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LINDA K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,442.81 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKELL, DLO M Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $18,442.73 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, ANGELA J Employer name Erie County Amount $18,442.55 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMCHUK, RACHELLE L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $18,442.07 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, JANICE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,442.01 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,441.82 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, BRENDAN G Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $18,441.78 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORADY, KAREN QUINN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $18,441.60 Date 03/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, LYNN M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,441.38 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGRILLO, EDWARD L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,440.75 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOE, SHARON LEE Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,440.57 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, MARTHA J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $18,440.55 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELNE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $18,440.15 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBURG, SUSAN L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,439.93 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEONARDO, HOLLY ANN Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $18,439.01 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, PAUL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,438.99 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCHI, RHONDA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,438.81 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICARIO, RACHEL M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $18,438.81 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SAFIYA S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $18,438.46 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSAUER-HIGGINS, HOLLY C Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,438.28 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKOWSKI, THERESA Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $18,438.10 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLES, BRENDA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,437.80 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND-DENNIS, SANDRA M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $18,437.37 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NORBERT J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $18,437.30 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER, HOLLIE M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $18,437.15 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASSER, CASSIDY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,436.66 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIOGROSSO, KAREN A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $18,436.50 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGI-WELGE, FRANCES M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $18,435.75 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System