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 MALONE, GARY R Employer name Town of Tully Amount $17,349.99 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SAMUEL W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,349.95 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, KESHIA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,349.90 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER-BROWNELL, ROBERTA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,349.90 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, ALICE R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $17,349.74 Date 08/17/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY-BECKFORD, DAWN M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $17,349.68 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $17,349.16 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTA, CARLOS E Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $17,349.12 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,348.77 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, SHAYNA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $17,348.74 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, KIMBERLY Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $17,348.57 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLING, MICHELE, MS Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $17,348.57 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATRCHI, BRYAN J Employer name Orange County Amount $17,348.56 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY-ELLEN E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $17,348.52 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLMANN, MARY E Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $17,347.96 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, SIDRA J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $17,347.76 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN, NITA E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $17,347.48 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $17,347.43 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, BRYAN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $17,346.86 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, LISA M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $17,346.64 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKLE, VICTORIA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,346.34 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, HILARY D Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $17,345.95 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHERIE M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $17,345.74 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SHAUN T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,345.45 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRTH, JOSEPH Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $17,345.05 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRGENTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $17,344.50 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREB, STACEY L Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $17,344.39 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, DANIELLE N, MS Employer name Erie County Amount $17,344.24 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, JENNY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,343.89 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON SULLIVAN, MARIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,343.85 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, JEANNE A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $17,342.81 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO-RUGGIERO, JENNIFER R Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,342.52 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, VICTORIA Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $17,342.30 Date 09/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEWERTS, DIANE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $17,341.96 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIOLA, CATHERINE J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $17,341.82 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, JENNIFER R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $17,341.78 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTRY, COLLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,341.10 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,340.96 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BETTY J Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $17,340.93 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, DONNA W Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $17,340.89 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEAT, VICTORIA X Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,340.71 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON-KNIGHT, AUDREY E Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $17,340.50 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, AMANDA T Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $17,340.40 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCO, YVONNE C Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $17,340.18 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, ANGIE M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $17,340.11 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTES, ZEN A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,339.61 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEFIELD, TOY R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,339.54 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDENBERY, ANA C Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $17,339.50 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDIG, DIANA L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $17,338.97 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, LASHAUNA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,338.94 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DENISE L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $17,338.33 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, GARY F Employer name Town of Malone Amount $17,338.06 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BERNARD F Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $17,338.03 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CARLA N Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $17,337.47 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, LINDA J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $17,337.41 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, REMEIKA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,337.30 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HENRY, JR Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $17,337.06 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, NOEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,336.84 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTANOVA, DONNA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $17,336.73 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNING, SAUNDRA L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $17,336.71 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, KRISTA L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,336.70 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, CAROLYN F Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $17,336.42 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, VAUGHN L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $17,336.30 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAULTERS, TERRI L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $17,336.18 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, HEATHER P Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $17,336.00 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBRECHT, PENNY E B Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $17,335.95 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ETHAN M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $17,335.90 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACCHILLE, EMILSE Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $17,335.68 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIDGE, MARGARETA Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $17,335.38 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELSERT, NANCY L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $17,335.09 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROBNJAK, DRAGANA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $17,335.00 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $17,334.86 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GEMMA D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $17,334.76 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARUNASALAM, ELIZABETH S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $17,334.69 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IELFIELD, MELANIE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $17,334.61 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTROVILLA, GERALDINE F Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $17,334.20 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,334.00 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, BRIAN K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,333.47 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, THEODORE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,333.36 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, LORI A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $17,333.29 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPP, SHEILA R Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $17,333.28 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE H Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $17,333.19 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JACOB A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $17,333.00 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KRISTINE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,332.94 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, CAROLYN C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $17,332.85 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORHUMMEL, KARA J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $17,332.20 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHRLE, CINDY L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $17,331.86 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JACQUELINE JW Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,331.83 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAGGS, GEORGE D Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $17,331.73 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALPE, PENNY L Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $17,331.71 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTER, MARLEY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,331.54 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACE, ADAM S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $17,331.37 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, SANDRA D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,330.94 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ELAINE M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $17,330.16 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, TTANYA L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $17,330.14 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISS, SARAH A Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $17,330.08 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNAN, ELOISE Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $17,330.04 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUDHRY, SULTAN Q Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $17,330.04 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, DARREN O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,330.00 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, SHAYLIN S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $17,329.95 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System