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 SHORT, SHERRY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,955.41 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $17,954.95 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLUCE, STEPHEN M, JR Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $17,954.90 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, MEGAN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,954.62 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, LISA S Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $17,954.50 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DYLAN M Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $17,954.02 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $17,953.66 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JUANITA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $17,953.49 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MARY M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $17,953.40 Date 12/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLOUGH, MARJORIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,953.26 Date 03/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENDZO, PHILIP M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $17,952.87 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JANE F Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $17,952.70 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PRESTON A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $17,952.65 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $17,952.61 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWINE, ASHLEE R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,952.59 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, LINDA M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $17,952.46 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BONNIE M Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $17,952.11 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, CASEY M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $17,952.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAGATA, SHERI K Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $17,952.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHY L Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $17,952.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSIE, SARA E Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $17,952.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, REILLY E Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $17,951.86 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, ANNE M Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $17,951.77 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-RILEY, AMANDA L Employer name Galway CSD Amount $17,950.61 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONISON, LAURA Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $17,950.25 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEC, ELAINE R Employer name Galway CSD Amount $17,949.96 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMUNDSEN, LESLIE P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,949.95 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHERSON, DOMINIQUE S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,949.64 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TYNESHA N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $17,949.10 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, DENNIS J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $17,948.99 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIECK, KATHRYN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,948.70 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, WAYNE R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $17,948.56 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, WILLIAM J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $17,948.54 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, CAROLYN J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $17,948.38 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, DORA-LEE Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $17,948.00 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISNER, BRIDGETT M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $17,947.56 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $17,947.28 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPSHIRE, BARBARA L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $17,947.16 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $17,946.29 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, MARIANNE E Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $17,946.15 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTE, LESTER J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,946.05 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, MARK A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,945.58 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHENFORST, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $17,945.34 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTI, MARIA J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $17,945.12 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,944.87 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOETH, JAMES T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $17,944.81 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, STEPHANIE-JO Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $17,944.70 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, LAURIE A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,944.58 Date 02/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZADCA, MARY JO Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $17,944.39 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, DENISE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,944.35 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELDOWNEY, SUSAN L Employer name Tonawanda Housing Authority Amount $17,944.17 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DANIELLE Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $17,944.07 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, MARLENE G Employer name Afton CSD Amount $17,943.95 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASMINOFF, APRIL R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $17,943.31 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSIER, GARY T Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $17,943.26 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, JEAN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $17,943.22 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THILBOURG, CHRISTINA M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $17,942.39 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAKIEWICZ, MELINA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,941.80 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LUANNE J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $17,941.69 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGERT, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $17,941.50 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGAN, AMER Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,941.49 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZINARO, MICHAEL R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $17,941.48 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JAMES R Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $17,941.22 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINA, ANGELO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,941.15 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHERTON, DENISE Y Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $17,940.89 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORELLI, PAMELA L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $17,940.85 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICKI L Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $17,940.57 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, RENEE L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $17,940.56 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDLE, TERESA A Employer name Bath CSD Amount $17,940.39 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUGARS, LAUREN R Employer name Bath CSD Amount $17,940.39 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, NICOLE L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $17,940.12 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN, RHONDA L Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $17,940.06 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHER, ANDREW V Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $17,940.00 Date 05/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATALANO, DIANE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $17,939.87 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIERO, TAMI M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $17,939.73 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIOSO, YOSELINE A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $17,939.21 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JACLYN E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,939.10 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, JENNIFER J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,939.10 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, OLIVIA N Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,939.10 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNKER, AMANDA B Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,939.10 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, ROY E Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $17,938.88 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERFIELD, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $17,938.82 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALUTSKA, LYUBOV Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,938.67 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABURA, LEONARD Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $17,938.53 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATCHER, CRAIG A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,938.03 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ELIZABETH A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,937.93 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, COURTNEY J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,937.88 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JO ANNE M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $17,937.74 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, TIMOTHY R Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $17,937.40 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, YVONNE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,937.21 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,937.15 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, KATHLEEN F Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $17,937.15 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOSEPHINE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $17,937.08 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMON, TERI A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $17,937.02 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, JOHN J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $17,936.98 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTKA, MARY A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $17,936.44 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSLEY, RICHARD N Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $17,936.42 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, TRACEY ANNE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $17,936.10 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, MICHELLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $17,936.05 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JAVIER Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,936.01 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System