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 HOUSWORTH, LINDA Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $18,280.69 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCERALDO, NATASHA L Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $18,280.48 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, GRACIELA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,280.11 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,279.94 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, MARSHA L Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $18,279.37 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTON, KAREN Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $18,278.87 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAKKANATTU, IYBI Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $18,278.87 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KIMBERLY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $18,278.73 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, NIKKO D Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $18,278.54 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KAREN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,278.53 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, CRAIG R Employer name Clinton County Amount $18,277.82 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDDERT, TARA L Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $18,277.82 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, JENNIFER L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $18,277.55 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, ROBERT S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $18,277.54 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ALAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $18,277.52 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDELSON, MELISSA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $18,277.39 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIX, APRIL L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,277.04 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JULIA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,277.04 Date 07/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ASHLEY E Employer name Seneca County Amount $18,276.63 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTADO, PAMELA R Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $18,276.26 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $18,276.06 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENESCH, JAMIE N Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $18,276.04 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MANDISA N Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $18,276.00 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORN, DANTE M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $18,275.90 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, ANTHONY Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $18,275.75 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIAM, WALTER W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $18,275.60 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDELL, FLORENCE M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $18,275.59 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, EMPERATRIZ, MS Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $18,275.51 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA-WELLS, WANDA I Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,275.35 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGG, PATRICIA A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $18,275.28 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, SHARON C Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $18,275.03 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, MARYANN J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $18,275.02 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $18,274.95 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TORRE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $18,274.72 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, RICHARD A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,274.62 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KIM M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $18,274.25 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, DEBRA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,274.21 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASZUK, ANNE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,273.97 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $18,273.85 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, JOSEPH P Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $18,273.76 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC EWAN, ROBERT G Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $18,273.54 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JULIA A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $18,273.03 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINNEY, LENNISHA L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $18,272.77 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZESKOWIAK, TARA Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $18,272.57 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JOSEPH P Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $18,272.50 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, LAURI A Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $18,272.46 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHAYE N Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $18,272.37 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDLER, CATHERINE H Employer name Washington County Amount $18,272.19 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFF, DANA E Employer name Washington County Amount $18,272.19 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAVID K Employer name Washington County Amount $18,272.19 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, SETH M Employer name Washington County Amount $18,272.19 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DANIEL B Employer name Washington County Amount $18,272.19 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, ROBERT E Employer name Washington County Amount $18,272.19 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, DAVID G Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $18,272.13 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICK, AMY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $18,272.09 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERO, MARK E Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $18,271.60 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUER, THOMAS G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,270.97 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROUX, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $18,270.69 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ANNA MARIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $18,270.57 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHANTEL L Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $18,270.52 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $18,270.50 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $18,270.35 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ANGELA C Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $18,270.06 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHAIR, JOHN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,270.00 Date 04/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JAMES H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $18,270.00 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ZACHARY J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $18,270.00 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISYK, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $18,269.90 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONCELLA, ROSEMARY A Employer name City of Rome Amount $18,269.77 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICUCCI, DONNA L Employer name Orange County Amount $18,269.54 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, JONATHAN C Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $18,269.16 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKAZYIK, JOHN C Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $18,269.07 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, GINA M Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $18,268.96 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, ANNE B Employer name Victor CSD Amount $18,267.91 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIDIO, RICHARD H Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,267.90 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERLEIN, MARGARETE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $18,267.73 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, DENISE E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $18,267.72 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRA, MARGARITA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,267.08 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, MELODY G Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $18,267.06 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVAGLINI, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,266.35 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, REYAN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,265.89 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITOR, DAVID, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,265.56 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LISA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $18,265.51 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEAN M Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $18,265.31 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, PENNY SUE Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $18,265.31 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, SYARRA L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $18,265.16 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, MICHELE C Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $18,265.05 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, JANET D Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $18,265.04 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERIGAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $18,264.11 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SHANNON E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,263.99 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JANELLE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,263.72 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, MATTHEW R Employer name Wayne County Amount $18,263.66 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $18,263.29 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, DENNIS L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $18,263.25 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $18,262.68 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, BRIDGET L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,262.56 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, JANEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,262.50 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, AMY B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $18,262.14 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, JAMES F Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $18,262.13 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSDA, MARYLOU A Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $18,262.00 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, KRISTIN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,261.76 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System