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 CARLSEN, CAROL L Employer name Columbia County Amount $17,119.36 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JESSICA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $17,119.24 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHALLOW, TIMOTHY R Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $17,119.20 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEFLER, LAUREL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $17,118.61 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, CHERYL Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $17,118.52 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DALE C Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $17,118.49 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINS, EMILY I Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,117.56 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, STEVEN E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $17,116.44 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, LEE P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $17,116.32 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, DONNA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,116.27 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, JEAN M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $17,116.06 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JESSICA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,115.85 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KIA-RAE B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $17,115.43 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, KENNETH P Employer name Town of Ancram Amount $17,115.40 Date 09/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, JOHN W Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $17,115.38 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUCET, THOMAS Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $17,115.26 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TREVOR G Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $17,115.04 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, MICHAEL A Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $17,114.76 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, BETTY L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $17,114.70 Date 11/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, ROBERT P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,114.47 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTE, JOANNE M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $17,114.44 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZBERG, SAMIRA A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $17,114.17 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANITES, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,113.87 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, TODD W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,113.87 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEOSARAN, HEATHER J Employer name Department of State Amount $17,113.87 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOUIN, EMILY J Employer name Education Department Amount $17,113.87 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKINGTON, DOREEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $17,113.87 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONMILLER, CAETLIN A Employer name Education Department Amount $17,113.87 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANZA, GINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,113.87 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURIA, DIANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $17,113.41 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, BARRY J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $17,113.00 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $17,113.00 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DUSTIN L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,112.86 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ANNE E Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $17,112.84 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFUNOVIC, ALEXIS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,112.59 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, ELIZABETH J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $17,112.43 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, TIFFANIE J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $17,111.61 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LYNN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,111.60 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSBERG, SHANE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $17,111.46 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, MICHAEL E Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $17,111.34 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,110.51 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, KATHRYN L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $17,110.21 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES A Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $17,110.09 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, MARK W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,109.99 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MATTHEW D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $17,109.51 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, DAWN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $17,109.00 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, DEBORAH B Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $17,109.00 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, JESSICA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,108.92 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, TYLER S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,107.63 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIE, GINA MARIE Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $17,106.34 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, DANIEL Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $17,106.31 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, HEATHER L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $17,106.08 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, SHARLENE F Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,106.00 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, PARIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,106.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JACLYN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,105.94 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNEO, ANTONIO P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $17,105.64 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMMELT, CRISSY L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,105.58 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, JAMES A Employer name Rockland County Amount $17,104.82 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, DONNA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,104.54 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, JOLENE R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,104.01 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFOD, REBECCA C Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $17,103.85 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, RUTH E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,103.72 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERMAN, EMMA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,103.66 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, SHERIKA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,103.60 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARKAS, JOHN R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $17,103.58 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $17,103.25 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNOJEK, JENNIE A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $17,103.06 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, ZARLEE C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,102.89 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, JESSICA R Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $17,102.44 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, KRISTEN L Employer name Broome County Amount $17,102.42 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, DEBORAH L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,102.07 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, KEITH Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $17,102.00 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, LEIGH A Employer name Town of Palatine Amount $17,101.84 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNO, BETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,101.72 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERTH, ROSA LINDA Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $17,101.65 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKER, MEREDITH T Employer name Walton CSD Amount $17,101.63 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTS, BENJAMIN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,101.28 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIAN, TODD S Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $17,100.88 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JASON E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,100.08 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCONTI, SUSAN Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $17,099.87 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE-CULLEN, DESIREE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $17,099.81 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LAUREN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,099.79 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLIWIEC, LYNN R Employer name Albany County Amount $17,099.73 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUTY, TAMMIE LYNN Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $17,099.51 Date 07/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, DAWN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $17,099.50 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MC KENZIE S Employer name Chemung County Amount $17,099.11 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, ANNA A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $17,098.22 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEZ, ALYSON M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $17,097.80 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $17,097.50 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITNER, SIGAL Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $17,097.41 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, CHRISTI A Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $17,096.94 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLANO, JENNIFER L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $17,095.94 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, WILLIAM F Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $17,095.62 Date 05/20/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, TINA M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $17,095.24 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCHADO, KATHERINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,094.18 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, TRE ANN E Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $17,094.07 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ANDREA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $17,094.00 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, EILEEN Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $17,093.82 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEE, EVE LYNE D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $17,093.77 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MARY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $17,093.62 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System