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 WOODFORD, JO ANNA Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $17,056.09 Date 07/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTI, STEVEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $17,056.08 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, SANDRA J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $17,055.16 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERMAS, RITA E Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $17,055.04 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, ALLEN B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $17,055.00 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, KIM M Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $17,054.93 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHAWN S Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $17,054.75 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ALEXANDER D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $17,054.44 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, ANDRE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $17,054.35 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLGETTA, DANIELA C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,054.34 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHANE R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $17,054.08 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTO, CAROL A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $17,053.95 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CINDY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $17,053.66 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY-JACOME, MARY F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $17,053.65 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLIFF, JENNIFER B Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $17,053.44 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CYNTHIA C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,053.25 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOIA, MARYANN Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $17,052.90 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, CARRIE ANN Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $17,052.87 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PEGGY J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,052.76 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CATHERINE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $17,052.50 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINERD, COURTNEY E Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $17,052.28 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, MARY Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $17,052.20 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, CHARLES J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,051.83 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAN, KATHY L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $17,051.81 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPINELLA, MARK Employer name Highland CSD Amount $17,051.70 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ERLINDA B Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $17,050.90 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD-HARDER, TODD M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $17,050.82 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLAVER, SUSAN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,050.79 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, SHANNY Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $17,049.95 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, CLAUDIA R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,049.79 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, JOHN S Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $17,049.74 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGLEY, SARAH A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $17,049.06 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBINSKI, CYNTHIA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,048.95 Date 06/10/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP-BAKER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $17,048.87 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVALL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Education Department Amount $17,047.61 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, ROBERT J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $17,047.61 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, LEON Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,047.60 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, CESAR A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $17,047.50 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBUDA, SUE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,047.17 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSAW, LESTER D Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $17,046.84 Date 05/07/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, IVELISSE Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $17,046.63 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLIN, DANIEL W Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,046.10 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, DAVID S Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $17,046.03 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCARELLI, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $17,046.00 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZO, PASQUALE G Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $17,045.84 Date 03/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCINITI, MARTIN J Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $17,045.52 Date 05/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAMON, SHANTELLE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,045.40 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, VICTORIA A Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $17,045.39 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI-POMERANCE, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,045.29 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, SALLY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $17,045.28 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARDLEY, MARY E Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $17,045.22 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JOHN W Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $17,045.22 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, LAURENE N Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $17,045.10 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO, MONICA G Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $17,044.53 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-DOMBERT, NANCY RUTH Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $17,044.44 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ALEXIS C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,044.14 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, SANDRA D Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $17,044.11 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUCIA Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $17,043.64 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVER, LAURA A Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $17,043.38 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTRICH, LINDA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $17,043.03 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIA, DOROTHY F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,043.00 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RANDY R Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $17,042.40 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, SARAH L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,042.37 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, KENNETH M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $17,042.12 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $17,041.50 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGOE, DAWN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $17,041.34 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $17,041.27 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIAL, ROOPMANIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $17,041.16 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTER, HOLLY T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,041.07 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MARY E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,041.05 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, AARON W Employer name Clinton County Amount $17,040.57 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBECK, SUSAN L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $17,040.50 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, DEBORA Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $17,040.30 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWOROWICZ, DEBORAH D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,040.03 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPOROWSKI, DAVID P Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $17,040.01 Date 03/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISSNER, VANESSA E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $17,039.91 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, STEVEN S Employer name Village of Savona Amount $17,039.73 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWELL, KAREN M Employer name Village of Bath Amount $17,039.65 Date 06/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHANICK, DESIREE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,039.33 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PATRICIA J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $17,039.31 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CARLA M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $17,039.22 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMMINS, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,038.87 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, LINDA G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,038.80 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KYLE Employer name Village of Albion Amount $17,038.79 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELASKY, CARYL R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,038.25 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALA, SURESH Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $17,038.01 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENZA, BRITTANY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,037.90 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MITCHEL G Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $17,037.50 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, ANNAMARIA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $17,037.28 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CRAIG C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $17,037.02 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTBERGER, LINDA M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $17,036.76 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYN, CAROL P Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $17,036.73 Date 03/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, CYNTHIA I Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,036.60 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, DANYELE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $17,036.46 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MDANAT, JACQUELINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,036.02 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, REBECCA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,035.83 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, DIANE H Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $17,035.20 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROWSKI, KAREN Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $17,034.72 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIAN, GINA L H Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $17,034.56 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, SHERRY L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $17,034.41 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System