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 YERDON, MARY L Employer name Town of Richland Amount $18,174.20 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, JORDEN D Employer name Newark CSD Amount $18,174.07 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASIER, JACKIE S Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $18,173.87 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVEZ, LILIANO A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $18,173.62 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICIA M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $18,173.59 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BRANGO, FRANK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $18,173.10 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, NATASHA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $18,173.06 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JULIE A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $18,173.05 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SARAH F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $18,173.00 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ANNETTE R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $18,172.69 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, KEVIN L Employer name Orleans County Amount $18,172.55 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JERAMEY J Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $18,172.16 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,171.96 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULTER, JOSHUA L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $18,171.54 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KRYSTAL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,171.46 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, RACHEL L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $18,171.46 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, PEGGY L Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $18,171.02 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $18,170.76 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, THIREN D Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $18,170.73 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,170.16 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, ROBERT J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $18,169.98 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, ERICA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $18,169.91 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBENS, HEATHER A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,169.82 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISEY, AMELIA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,169.40 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, STEVEN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $18,169.35 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, KATHRYN S Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $18,169.10 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWETT, SHERYL A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $18,168.90 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, TIMOTHY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,168.75 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CHARLES F Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $18,168.59 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, RUTH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MARK R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEBERRY, JOSHUA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SUSAN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERRY, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELUP, ALICIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULIER, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDWARY, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,168.28 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIODO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $18,167.69 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTEN, OLGA A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $18,167.66 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, KATHLEEN J Employer name City of Olean Amount $18,167.63 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTZ, DANA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,167.60 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDITS-MAHAN, MEGAN E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,167.19 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $18,166.82 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MEGAN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $18,166.75 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIER, JAMES P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,166.61 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $18,166.44 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVITZKY, KEITH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $18,166.19 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMIS, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $18,166.09 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACITELLI, JOYCE ANN Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $18,165.72 Date 07/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINA, CHANDRA T Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,165.62 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKLEY, SUSAN H Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $18,165.60 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROBUONO, SUN OK Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,164.25 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, KESHA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,164.16 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, REBECCA S Employer name Cortland County Amount $18,164.03 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHOLLAND, MARK J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $18,163.90 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMM, WILLIAM J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $18,163.66 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPASERGE, LORRI J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,163.41 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES T Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $18,163.32 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLTEK, LINDA J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,162.77 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHERYL L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,162.22 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, KATIE L Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $18,161.91 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWELL, JENNIFER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,161.68 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MOLLY M Employer name Broome County Amount $18,161.64 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, ANA C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,161.25 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANIS, SHEILA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $18,160.85 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, WENDY L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $18,160.80 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, FRANCINE R Employer name Naples CSD Amount $18,160.52 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SHAIQUIDA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,159.96 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, ASHIYA T Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,159.88 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYROPOULOS, STELLA Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $18,159.79 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, AMANDA M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $18,159.79 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCHYK, MAUREEN C Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,159.56 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAMPINATO, BENNIE Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $18,159.43 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADE, ANGELA F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,158.99 Date 02/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, LIN M Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $18,158.79 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, WILLIAM E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $18,158.75 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, DONALD R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $18,158.58 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $18,158.31 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEHLER, CAROL A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $18,158.25 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JESUS A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $18,158.13 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINA, AMELIA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,158.01 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, ERIN E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $18,157.86 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLBECK, KEITH A Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $18,157.74 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, JAMES F Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $18,157.74 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, DEVON L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,157.65 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, TRUDY A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $18,157.10 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, KYLE F Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $18,157.00 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULMAN, ANTHEA J Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $18,156.42 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, CHERYL A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $18,156.42 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, BONNIE J Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $18,156.32 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, MARGARET M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $18,156.23 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELVEEN, SHADEAN S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $18,156.05 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, KRIS H Employer name Medina CSD Amount $18,155.77 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JONATHAN T Employer name Department of State Amount $18,155.62 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $18,155.43 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWAROZEK, MARY A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $18,155.23 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, JUNE P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $18,155.10 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, DANA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,154.80 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, JEFFREY D Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $18,154.64 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENEQUE, ANGEL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,154.59 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System