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 SHERMAN, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $17,895.38 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, GARY F Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $17,895.37 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHOMB, BRANDON M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $17,895.36 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JACQUELYN A Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $17,895.31 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANGELIN, JODI M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $17,895.29 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPIZZANO, FERDINANDO Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $17,895.06 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSON, MAUREEN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,894.72 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, GARY L Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $17,894.52 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, B DOUGLAS Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $17,894.16 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSA, DIANE R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $17,894.06 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTON, SHAIINA K K Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $17,893.56 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OOYEN, NANCY G Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $17,893.50 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CRAIG T Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $17,893.49 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, WAYNE Employer name Village of Woodridge Amount $17,893.48 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CONSTANTINA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $17,893.29 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANEY, KARYN C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,893.05 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, VICKIE A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $17,892.89 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOLEN, MARSHA E Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $17,892.88 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARE, MELISSA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $17,892.62 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNABEAU, PATRICIA Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,892.28 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPF, LORELEI C Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $17,892.23 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, ROSEANNE L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $17,892.00 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MARY ANN Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $17,892.00 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, BRANDI J Employer name Seneca County Amount $17,891.77 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, ELIESA P Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $17,891.46 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSKY, MAUREEN E Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $17,891.43 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, NANCY A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $17,891.41 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIABO, JESSICA Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,891.13 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARNA, CHERYL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,891.08 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PENNY A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $17,890.72 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKI, CLAUDIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,890.53 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DAVID M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $17,890.37 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, JOANN Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $17,890.02 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNESS, JORDAN T Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $17,889.84 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHELLE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $17,889.66 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNS, JEFFREY A Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $17,889.47 Date 10/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRUCE M Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $17,888.91 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JEREMY C Employer name Oneida County Amount $17,888.84 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBLE-SAGE, CAROL A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $17,888.34 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DIANE J Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $17,888.26 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, PATRICIA A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $17,888.20 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, ALEX P Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $17,888.07 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, LARRY Q Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $17,888.00 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, AMAR S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $17,887.88 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $17,887.56 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLAND, MEGAN R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,887.39 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ERIKA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $17,887.21 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, LARRY A Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $17,887.17 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, BILLY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $17,886.65 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, JEFFREY M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $17,886.58 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, SCOTT D Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $17,886.33 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANNA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $17,886.16 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGATELLA, JOHN A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $17,886.12 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERINGER, LISA L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $17,886.11 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTONE, DEBBIE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $17,885.74 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, JOANN E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $17,885.03 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JOHN A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $17,884.91 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, LISA Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $17,884.87 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANO, RENEE J Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $17,884.70 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID L Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $17,884.65 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, EDDIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,884.60 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTESANO, ROBERT J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $17,884.33 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, LORRAINE M Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $17,883.33 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, SHANE P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,883.19 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $17,882.99 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, DESARAY Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $17,882.85 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VALERIE D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $17,882.64 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, KELLEY L Employer name Groton CSD Amount $17,882.32 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, TERESA A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $17,882.16 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $17,882.16 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MELVIN D Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $17,882.15 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KATIE J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,881.99 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCADUTO, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $17,881.96 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MICHELE LEA Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $17,881.40 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ANDREW Employer name Erie County Amount $17,880.98 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, CHARLES A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $17,880.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMQUIST, DAWN M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $17,880.55 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DO VIDIO, BARBARA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,880.40 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNOWIEC, MARIA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $17,880.03 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGO, DEZMOND F Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $17,879.98 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPTON, CHERYL A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $17,879.79 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINA, EILEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,879.24 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, SARAH B Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $17,878.44 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACHETTI, GARY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $17,878.20 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKEN, SUSAN M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $17,877.93 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MICHELLE I Employer name Erie County Amount $17,877.71 Date 07/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRYSHAK, ELAINE L Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $17,877.22 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,877.19 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SUSAN D Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $17,876.98 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $17,876.88 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIEGEL, JILL M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $17,876.74 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $17,876.60 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZ, SAMANTHA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,876.30 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTTER, DARLENE G Employer name Webster CSD Amount $17,876.24 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAPPIER, BEVERLY A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $17,876.12 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDDEN-VAN LOAN, DIEDRE A Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $17,876.06 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMON, CHARLES C Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $17,876.04 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRYTEK, ROBIN R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,875.98 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNIN, MARVIN A, JR Employer name Victor CSD Amount $17,875.79 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORA, FERIDE Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $17,875.73 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System