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 HESS, TERESA D Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $16,666.27 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, STEVEN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $16,666.17 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIOCCA, CLEMENTINA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $16,666.05 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, RUBY V Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $16,666.00 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANESI, JOANN R Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $16,666.00 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, ANITA R Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $16,666.00 Date 09/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, CASEY L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $16,665.83 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINELLI, PATRICE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $16,665.75 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LAINIE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $16,665.30 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGS, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $16,665.29 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, PAMELA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $16,665.28 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVENDA, MICHELLE A Employer name Orleans County Amount $16,665.25 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DONNA L Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $16,665.00 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, PRINCESS K Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $16,664.95 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, PATRICK T Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $16,664.78 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANGELA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $16,664.73 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, LORI J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $16,664.41 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, BARBARA L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $16,664.40 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, VIRGIL J, III Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $16,664.22 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, JOHN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $16,664.16 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, ANNECIE G Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $16,664.12 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINUS, PATRICIA S Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $16,664.00 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JOANNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $16,663.76 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINTIN, LUIS A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $16,663.52 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, LAURA J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $16,663.04 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, REBECCA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $16,662.55 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JAMES B Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $16,662.36 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUNIG, BRIAN M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $16,662.11 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, FREDERICK D Employer name Oneida County Amount $16,662.00 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, LISA A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $16,661.95 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDESEL, KAREN S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $16,661.67 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, LAWRENCE C Employer name Village of Walden Amount $16,661.65 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, PAMELA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $16,661.63 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHERIE M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $16,661.61 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCKEN, PATRICIA M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $16,661.38 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLESS, DONNA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $16,661.36 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KATHLEEN Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $16,661.33 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROZZA, JANET M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $16,661.27 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTZ, LUCILLE A Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $16,660.79 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LORETTA P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $16,660.48 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTI, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $16,660.48 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, COTY A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $16,660.33 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERUNJOGI, SEMU M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $16,660.05 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIEN, FRANK Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $16,660.00 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHESNE, FRANCES Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $16,658.68 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $16,658.31 Date 10/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SHERRY A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $16,658.31 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, CAROL A Employer name Adirondack Pk Loc Govt Rev Bd Amount $16,657.92 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNSMAN, WAYNE H Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $16,657.81 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTENBROOK, WENDY L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $16,657.50 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, ALYSSA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $16,657.24 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ROSE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $16,657.21 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MAUREEN L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,656.80 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERI, SUSAN J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,656.80 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, GAIL Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,656.80 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, SUSAN C Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,656.80 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSCHECK, LINDA ANN Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $16,656.80 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, GRACE C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $16,656.68 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, DANA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $16,656.53 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABY, WANDA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $16,656.24 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, GINA M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $16,655.51 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, TRISHA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $16,655.08 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOSEPH, BILLIE J Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $16,655.05 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JENNIFER D Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $16,654.64 Date 08/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, KAREN A Employer name Town of Adams Amount $16,654.50 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYOE, ROBERT D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $16,654.44 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULRICE, JULIE A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $16,654.25 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, SALLY A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $16,654.25 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ANIKA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $16,654.00 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLARO, MARIANNE B Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $16,653.43 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CHAZ J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $16,653.21 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPIANO-VILLA, TERESA L L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $16,653.10 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGERLAND, STACY R Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $16,653.10 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOS, TIMOTHY G Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $16,653.00 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, TODD L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $16,652.96 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KEVIN P Employer name Somers CSD Amount $16,652.83 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, MARIE R Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $16,652.74 Date 08/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, CATHERINE E Employer name Madison County Amount $16,652.65 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, MARYBETH Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $16,652.49 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOSUS, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $16,652.43 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, NICOLE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $16,652.38 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, PAUL B Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $16,652.04 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAY G Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $16,652.04 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTEAD, AMBER L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $16,651.47 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWSE, JOSHUA H Employer name Ontario County Amount $16,651.04 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO-MINER, MARIE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $16,650.10 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, ELLEN M Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $16,650.00 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALSECCHI, JOHN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $16,650.00 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JASON E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $16,650.00 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, EMMA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $16,649.58 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, JASON A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $16,649.21 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENATE, BEVERLY A Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $16,649.13 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, NANCY B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $16,648.88 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DANIELLE T Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $16,648.80 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, PENNY E Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $16,648.64 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KATHERINE A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $16,648.39 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, SALVATORE Employer name Inwood Fire District Amount $16,648.20 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEFORD, MARIE A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $16,648.04 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, SANDRA L Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $16,647.77 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CHERYL L Employer name Afton CSD Amount $16,647.65 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System