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 CASWELL, NOLAN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,198.42 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, ANA J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $17,198.39 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERLING, DIANE L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $17,198.39 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUNYLEROY, ANITRA T Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $17,197.98 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUMESSER, MARILYN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,197.45 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISS, RENEE A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $17,197.33 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILO, JEFFREY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $17,197.27 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDI, NOUFEL M Employer name Education Department Amount $17,197.09 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MELISSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $17,196.77 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIZHPI, MAYRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,196.66 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARENA, DIANE L Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $17,196.51 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSS, JAMIE L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $17,196.02 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALE, JANICE L Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $17,195.81 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS FELIZ, JUAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHAN, SEAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUJARSKI, CONNOR M Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUDGE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, CHARLES H Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METZGER, TIMOTHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERGESEN, TRAVIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JACLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASON L Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,195.78 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERBERGER, MARLY R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,195.55 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, MEGAN E Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $17,195.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORP, ALYSSA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,194.84 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, THOMAS Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,194.15 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVACK, PAUL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,194.10 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, WISLENE Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,194.06 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, VANITY V Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $17,193.61 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ANGELICA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,193.50 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEBALA, MARTHA G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,192.63 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, FAITH L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,192.28 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIE, CHAD G Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $17,192.25 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MARGARET C Employer name Department of Law Amount $17,192.06 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, SAMANTHA A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $17,191.52 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSINK, DEBORAH S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,191.33 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALK, KEVIN J Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $17,190.93 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, DENESE M Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $17,190.35 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLON, JOHN C, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,190.28 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRET, DOREEN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,190.07 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMER, KEITH M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,190.05 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, STEPHEN F, JR Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $17,189.86 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLINO, NICOLE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $17,189.79 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISKANDER, ELISABETH G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $17,189.71 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, MICHELLE L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,189.69 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RENEE M Employer name Morris CSD Amount $17,189.56 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGIO, DARA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $17,189.43 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WENDY L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $17,188.86 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDI, DOROTHY M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $17,188.70 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, PETER L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $17,188.04 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, BETTY I Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $17,187.87 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLY-HENSHAW, NICOLE Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $17,187.62 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTEER, HAROLD H, JR Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $17,187.62 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO-MARTIN, JULIA L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $17,187.55 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEO, DEBBIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,186.81 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBEY, ADIA L Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $17,186.76 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, RICHARD G Employer name Genesee County Amount $17,186.70 Date 10/02/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, DAVID F Employer name Erie County Amount $17,186.65 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLE, DAWN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,186.54 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PHYLLIS M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,186.48 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNE, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $17,186.47 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERN, CLEVELAND M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,186.46 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KATELYN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $17,186.35 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, LISA V Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $17,185.77 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, LOIS B Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,185.49 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINEYARD, GREGORY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,185.20 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, AMY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,185.18 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, RYAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $17,184.98 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTER, RUTH A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $17,184.86 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DANIELA M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $17,184.80 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTVILLE, HELDI V Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $17,184.74 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, TALEENA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,184.68 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, CAITLIN O Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $17,184.60 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANICK, JOHN J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $17,184.49 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECKART, CYNTHIA A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $17,184.29 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZEE, CATHERINE A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $17,184.11 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTOMA, FAITH A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $17,184.05 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATAL, MICHELE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,183.79 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, MATTHEW T Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $17,183.00 Date 04/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCHER, SARAH K Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $17,182.96 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS-WILLIAMS, DOROTHY Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $17,182.50 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPENHEIMER, JOEL M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $17,182.32 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAME, MARK P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $17,182.22 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVELLS, MICHAEL L Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $17,182.17 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NODZO, CHRISTINE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,182.14 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $17,182.07 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER-VARGAS, GUILAINE T Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $17,182.06 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, MARYBETH Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,181.90 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAES, MALINDA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $17,181.90 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASANAJ, FAKETE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $17,181.60 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATEL, JO-SHEREEN Employer name Highland CSD Amount $17,181.43 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE-MERRELL, GLORIA L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $17,181.33 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KEROSA R Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $17,181.28 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,181.24 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZYNSKI, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $17,181.02 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINEN, LORI A Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $17,180.00 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JOHN J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $17,179.91 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,179.73 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARINGEN, LYNN A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $17,179.18 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSER, SHANNON M Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $17,178.98 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System