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 HILLS, PAULA A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $17,251.23 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, TIFFANY A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $17,251.15 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBERG-WHEELER, ELESHA C Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $17,251.08 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAARUP, KENNETH J Employer name City of Troy Amount $17,250.73 Date 12/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, BARRI C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $17,250.55 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WART, WALTER E Employer name Otsego County Amount $17,250.29 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TONY K Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $17,250.00 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DIANA J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,249.80 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, JANET E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $17,249.63 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSEY, COURTNEY E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $17,249.62 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROULLON, MARGARET Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,249.55 Date 10/30/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHN, JOLIE D Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $17,249.14 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNES, HEATHER L Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $17,248.87 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JEREMY S Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $17,248.17 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELA, DENNIS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,248.00 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFANO, PAMELA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,247.94 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, CAROLYN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,247.36 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZOWSKI, RENEE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,247.08 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, JAMES E Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $17,247.00 Date 11/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, PAUL Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $17,247.00 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $17,246.72 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, LORI A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $17,246.37 Date 12/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, JORDAN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,245.97 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHAR, MOLLY E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $17,245.82 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MICHELE M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $17,245.64 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMOND, SARAH B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $17,245.18 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGHAN, JULIE E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $17,245.11 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, LINDA D Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $17,245.03 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, VICKIE L Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $17,244.97 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, THOMAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,244.97 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CALVAN L Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $17,244.78 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ERIC L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $17,244.66 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DONNA F Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $17,244.30 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTICK, GREGORY P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,244.27 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMES J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $17,244.21 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHANTANIQUE J D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,243.57 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, ERIN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,243.54 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $17,242.81 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLESBY, SHERYL R Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $17,242.61 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITAGLIANO, LISA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,242.22 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGAS, PETER J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $17,242.18 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEIDI M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $17,242.08 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DONALD T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,241.86 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, JULIE A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $17,241.70 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASONE, CHERI R Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $17,241.63 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORECHAK, FRANK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,241.52 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, JONATHAN C Employer name Clinton County Amount $17,241.48 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ROBERT E Employer name Clinton County Amount $17,241.48 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, PATRICIA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $17,241.48 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, HEATHER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,241.40 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEHL, MARY ELLEN Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $17,241.36 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EILEEN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $17,241.27 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, YVONNE R Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $17,241.10 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSA, PHYLLIS M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $17,241.02 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, TAMMY M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $17,240.90 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, MARY B Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $17,240.81 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, LORINE S Employer name Newark CSD Amount $17,240.47 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, MEGHAN A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $17,240.28 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOSHUA L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $17,240.16 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAROL A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $17,239.71 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSEAU, JEAN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $17,239.60 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ADELE M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $17,239.32 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFUS, RUTHIE C Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $17,239.21 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, LIZA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $17,239.01 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE-SOUVENIR, RODNEY L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $17,238.66 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $17,238.33 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUPIL, GARY A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,238.33 Date 05/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENTZ, SHANNON M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $17,238.32 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, KEVIN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,238.27 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, KATERINA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,238.25 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDUNO, RICARDO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $17,238.20 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSON, CARA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $17,238.14 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,238.09 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIBACH, BRETT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,238.09 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, FRANKLIN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,238.09 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, CASEY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,238.09 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLLENNE, KEVIN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,238.09 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBUTO, BARBARA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $17,237.93 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, NORDIA N Employer name Chemung County Amount $17,237.79 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KORTNEY C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $17,237.05 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, BARBARA H Employer name Victor CSD Amount $17,237.03 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MARIANNE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $17,236.97 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOISE, SOPHONIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,236.37 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, DENISE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $17,236.09 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRICELLI, KRISTINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,236.01 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DARYL A Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $17,235.80 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, AMY J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $17,235.55 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LINDA K Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $17,235.25 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, XIANG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $17,235.05 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, SANDRA J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $17,234.75 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCHUM, KYLE M Employer name Town of Corning Amount $17,234.53 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CASSANDRA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,234.51 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINKAS, CAROLYN R Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $17,233.54 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPIA, LESLI Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,233.44 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, INGRID M Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $17,233.43 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, YAA Y Employer name Oneida County Amount $17,233.40 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICK, DONNA M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $17,233.17 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $17,232.83 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, DENISE A Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $17,232.43 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORINSHEK, JOHN W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $17,231.92 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System