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 EMERLE, DENNIS F Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $18,435.64 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTAS, ATHENA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $18,435.58 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JOHN C Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $18,435.55 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, THOMAS Employer name Washington County Amount $18,435.34 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBER, GILLIAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,435.09 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, LYNNE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $18,434.88 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KELLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,434.41 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JENNIFER R Employer name Portville CSD Amount $18,433.90 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE-BRYANT, JANET M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,433.84 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, DEBORAH A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,433.65 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $18,433.65 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NATHANIEL P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $18,433.12 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, MARGARET D Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $18,432.65 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJOHN, CORRINA J Employer name Newark CSD Amount $18,432.49 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE-ROBERTSON, JILL D Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $18,432.38 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SHELINA M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $18,432.28 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBLOCKI, MARYANN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,432.23 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPPERI, HENRY J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $18,432.12 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, LYNN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,432.11 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLODFELTER, KRISTEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,431.98 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, SHELLEY C Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $18,431.69 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, ANGELENE C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $18,431.23 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MISTY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,431.15 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, DUANE Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $18,430.97 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EBONY M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $18,430.18 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, PATRICIA Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $18,430.14 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADER, HOSNEARA Employer name Columbia County Amount $18,429.99 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KIRA L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,429.73 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, KIMBERLY L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $18,429.59 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGILL, RICHARD W Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $18,429.42 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLER, DEBORAH P Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $18,429.32 Date 10/23/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLACKEY, KAREN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $18,429.27 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, THERESA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $18,429.16 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSTLAW, CYNTHIA Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $18,429.03 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, KELLY S Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $18,428.88 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,428.61 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRYSHAK, GENA R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,428.55 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPICELLA, SHEILA F Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $18,428.38 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPELLO, DANA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $18,428.22 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORI, DONNA T Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $18,427.88 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEFELEIN, WASAYLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,427.80 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, CHRISTINE C Employer name Malone CSD Amount $18,427.72 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, JEFFREY J Employer name Village of Wyoming Amount $18,427.38 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNES, STEVEN A Employer name Perry CSD Amount $18,427.00 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, MELISSA K Employer name Erie County Amount $18,426.39 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIS, MELISSA A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $18,425.80 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, NANCY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,425.32 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, GRACE N Employer name Oneida County Amount $18,425.25 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHLER, BRIAN S Employer name Department of Law Amount $18,425.21 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIAMBATTISTA, DONNA L Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $18,425.12 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTS, KEIVA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,424.90 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLAND-KEENE, REBECCA L D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,424.74 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMANN, DIANE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $18,424.68 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, SANDRA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,424.50 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASS-HUTZEL, KAREN D Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $18,424.46 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEMME, LORI B Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $18,424.37 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCHINI, NICOLE E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,423.40 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, BARBARA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $18,423.05 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADEN, KELVIN Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $18,423.04 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, LAURA L Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $18,422.94 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, MARGARET M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $18,422.06 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, CAROL A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,421.22 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJKO, ROSEMARIE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $18,421.15 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, EDWARD J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $18,420.70 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIOSA, DAVID M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,420.41 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUETHER, MAUREEN A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $18,420.00 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, LINDA D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $18,419.96 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSAUER, LAURIE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $18,419.88 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELL, NIKI LYNNE Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,419.69 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSAK, DEBRA J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $18,419.19 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBATE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $18,419.04 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, MORGAN E Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $18,418.98 Date 05/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DENISE A Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $18,418.90 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DONNA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $18,418.44 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRELL, DEBORAH R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,418.36 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, SAMUEL A Employer name Town of Brant Amount $18,417.83 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSE, SASE K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $18,416.54 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, CRISTINA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,416.54 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINERO, ALICIA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,416.54 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OH, JEONG Employer name Office For Technology Amount $18,416.46 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVEGLIA, LISA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $18,416.43 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMS, EVAN T Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,416.17 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, JOHN W Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $18,416.01 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKING, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $18,416.01 Date 02/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, LISA M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $18,415.38 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWATER, YVONNE T Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,415.29 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIFFANY J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,414.26 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, HEATHER M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $18,414.22 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYKOWSKI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $18,414.04 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, NICOLE J Employer name Glen Cove Community Dev Agcy Amount $18,414.00 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, THOMAS L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $18,413.98 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SHARON L Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $18,413.97 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, HOLLY M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $18,413.97 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Berne Amount $18,413.93 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYBLE, MARSHA M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $18,413.23 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TERRY A Employer name Erie County Amount $18,413.16 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERICK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $18,413.10 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZZY, ROBERTA L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $18,412.90 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALAGAN, VALERIE J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $18,412.78 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ADRIANA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,412.47 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System