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 LUCK, MARGARET E Employer name Fulton County Amount $18,000.00 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOW, DONALD W Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, DOUGLAS K Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, BRIAN R Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $18,000.00 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, PETER R Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/17/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITERI, LOLI C Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $17,999.96 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO-MC DUFFY, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,999.60 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, GERALDINE S Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $17,999.58 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MARYJEAN L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $17,999.48 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINERE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $17,999.36 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-BREA, REBECCA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $17,999.25 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, TANECIA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,998.89 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, ALYSA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,998.83 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITTEL, DEANNA L Employer name Erie County Amount $17,998.79 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ERIK M Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,998.60 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOCKI, LINDA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $17,998.50 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERT, KELLY M Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $17,998.18 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RICHARD A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $17,997.94 Date 12/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHWOJDAK, CORY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,997.86 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIORVAS, TEANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,997.04 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $17,997.02 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGA, JAMIE M Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $17,996.23 Date 12/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARILYN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,996.14 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNESE, STEPHANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,994.86 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, MICHELE A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $17,994.19 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGAR, DONNA M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $17,994.19 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUETHER, KAYLA L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $17,993.93 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SUSAN M Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $17,992.70 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOLL, JOAN S Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $17,992.65 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, GAIL M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $17,992.50 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, SHIRLEY A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $17,992.30 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, STEPHANIE L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $17,992.20 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYTH, PAMELA J Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $17,991.91 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, JAMES L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $17,991.78 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEO, DONNA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $17,991.28 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZOLEK, MICHELE R Employer name Town of Galway Amount $17,991.24 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ROBERT J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $17,991.20 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADDING, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $17,991.00 Date 05/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOVICH, SARAH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $17,990.51 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, JAMES R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,990.25 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOLT, EMILY M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $17,990.22 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARPINO, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $17,989.83 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DONALD W Employer name Erie County Amount $17,989.50 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, JOANNE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,989.46 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASCOE, MIRANDA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,989.46 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABTOW, MADHEY U Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,989.46 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISLE, PATTY A Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $17,989.35 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGNO, JANET A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,989.34 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODIAS, ROSEANN Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $17,989.29 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JENNY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,989.21 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JANET S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $17,989.17 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRZEJEWSKA, BEATA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,989.05 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTEN, MARY T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,988.55 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTIDGE, CHARLOTTE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $17,988.39 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, F ELIZABETH Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $17,988.10 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, JAMES D Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $17,987.95 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, RALPH C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,987.91 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDEMA, JAMES D Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $17,987.48 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, SANDRA M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $17,986.98 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADONE, KATHRYN M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $17,986.33 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARGAESPADA, RIGOBERTO Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $17,985.90 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARI, ANDRES H Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $17,985.50 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRANCE, DAVID A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,985.18 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, MELISSA S Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $17,984.96 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JEANETTE M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $17,984.58 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LEAH M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $17,983.87 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBBS, RICHARD D, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $17,983.86 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CELIA C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $17,983.25 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, ANNE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,983.01 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPEY, DENISE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $17,982.79 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASEERUDDIN, NOVEEN Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $17,982.73 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, VICTORIA L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $17,982.49 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIAN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,982.45 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MICHELE L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,982.32 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KATHY J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $17,982.24 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, EDWARD J Employer name Essex County Amount $17,982.22 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, STEPHEN R Employer name Essex County Amount $17,982.22 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITI, ROBERT T Employer name Essex County Amount $17,982.22 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RANDY S Employer name Essex County Amount $17,982.22 Date 05/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEWELL, DESIREE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $17,982.08 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORI, ELLARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $17,981.78 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPRON, DEBORAH M Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $17,981.78 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDONE, RYAN S Employer name Village of Granville Amount $17,981.77 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANYE, BARLUE Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,981.40 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIJAH G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,981.24 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPA, JOSEPH A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $17,980.57 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCHI, LAURIE K Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $17,980.25 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, PAUL K Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $17,980.01 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHCUSKEY, THOMAS V Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $17,980.00 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, GEORGE W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,979.59 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERINGTON, MINDY B Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,979.32 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONROD, BRADFORD Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $17,979.21 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT LAURENT, RACHELE O Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,978.91 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, MARGARETH Employer name Rockland County Amount $17,978.70 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAI, NISHA Employer name Department of Law Amount $17,978.64 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, JEANNIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $17,978.59 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, JOSEPH F Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $17,978.47 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALTSMAN, DONNA J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $17,978.10 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, BRITTANY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,978.06 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System