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 CROSS, KAREN S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $17,679.25 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, MAXIMINO, III Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,679.14 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMELTZER, CHARLES J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $17,679.11 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CORY L Employer name Town of Waverly Amount $17,678.42 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, CAROLINE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $17,678.19 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, A PATRICIA Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $17,678.13 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, GABRIELA M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $17,677.95 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLA, AIDA G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $17,677.78 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD-PLASS, KATHRYN A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $17,677.75 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,677.48 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFALDI, JEFFREY A Employer name Orleans County Amount $17,677.34 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIBERT, LINDA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $17,677.25 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALISHAUSKAS, MAJEL L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $17,676.97 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENAU, AMANDA I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,676.63 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LYNETTE M Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $17,676.09 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABEL, JEAN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $17,675.99 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, KRISTY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $17,675.77 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULUCCI, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,675.73 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZORN, MARCIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,675.66 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KATRINA A Employer name Homer CSD Amount $17,675.58 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JESSICA L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $17,675.45 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABB-HUNT, KAREN A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,675.38 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, SHARI A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,675.38 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREPPO, JUDITH ANNE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,675.38 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOTE, GERALDINE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,675.38 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFFLARD, ERIN Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,675.38 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCY, ESTELLE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,675.38 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISERTO, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $17,675.14 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ-GUTOWSKI, NYDIA Employer name Erie County Amount $17,675.00 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, WILLIAM J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $17,674.81 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, HEATHER A Employer name Oswego County Amount $17,674.80 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALITICO, IAN-ANTHONY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,674.67 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABEK, MARGARET D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,674.20 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROWDER, TIMOTHENS K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,673.78 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOREST, CARRIE Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $17,673.67 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, TAMMY L Employer name Milford CSD Amount $17,673.67 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, LORENDA Employer name Chenango County Amount $17,673.60 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMS, ETHAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $17,673.10 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, DAVID D Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $17,672.97 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGICH, JOHN J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $17,672.75 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, THOMAS E Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $17,672.72 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSHE, ALYSIA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,672.68 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,672.65 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAXL, KURT W Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $17,672.49 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDA, DIANE L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,672.12 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POITEVIEN, DELIA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,672.12 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMM, ROBERT W Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $17,672.10 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, KRISTINA E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,672.05 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, TREVOR J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,671.97 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANCE, MIRLANDE Employer name Broome County Amount $17,671.84 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, JOHN A, II Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $17,671.53 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ROXANNE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,671.41 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELBASA, LAURIE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $17,671.24 Date 11/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAINAUSKAS, DOLORES Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $17,671.24 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARD, SCOTT M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $17,671.23 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, MEGAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $17,671.14 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARTHA C Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $17,671.01 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MICHAEL A F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $17,670.99 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, DENNIS R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $17,670.95 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Northville CSD Amount $17,670.29 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DOMINICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,670.19 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, LAURA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,670.13 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ANNE L Employer name Nyack Library Amount $17,669.56 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, MONICA J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $17,669.42 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, DEBORAH J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $17,669.14 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MELISSA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $17,669.01 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, JOAN Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $17,668.89 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERDIERE, KATHRYN L Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $17,668.88 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPPENBECK, AMY L Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $17,668.68 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, CHRISTINE L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $17,668.62 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMO, JEREMY R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,668.56 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROW, DALE K Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $17,668.38 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, SANDRA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $17,667.56 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNE, JO-ANN Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $17,667.15 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUETA, REYNA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $17,667.12 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DANAH M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $17,666.99 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, RYAN M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $17,666.95 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLEN, EMILY KAY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,666.91 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, MICHAEL A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $17,666.76 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEURER, NANCY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $17,666.66 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DEBBIE L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $17,666.57 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGBIENY, JOHN A, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $17,666.12 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WILLIAM J Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $17,666.07 Date 10/26/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLETT, VALERIE I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,665.92 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRUS, PAULA E Employer name Holley CSD Amount $17,665.69 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, WINNIFRED E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $17,665.40 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMANDE, BENEDETTA Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $17,664.79 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELWIG, LARRY L Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $17,664.75 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOANETTE, TINA A Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $17,664.68 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMELIS, CHERYL L P Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $17,664.62 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, ELIZABETH B Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $17,664.62 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MORRITT H, II Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,664.60 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEREK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $17,664.12 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZEL, MICHELE M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $17,663.90 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBNAM, YASMINE G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,663.29 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUINA, DANIELLE D Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,662.85 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTER, ADRIAN J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,662.45 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, RICHARD T Employer name Salem CSD Amount $17,662.35 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, NATASHA N Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $17,662.15 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDJEAN, BRIAN N Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $17,662.15 Date 07/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System