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 RIVAS, CAROLINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,109.81 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILMA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,109.79 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADDARIO, KAREN T Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,109.58 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, KATHY M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,109.58 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICOTT, LA TONIA L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $29,109.06 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, JONATHAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,108.61 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, DAWN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,108.60 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,108.23 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACRESTI, ELAINE R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,108.15 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, CLIFFORD A Employer name Town of Fine Amount $29,108.09 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, JENNIFER H Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $29,108.02 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFUTO, GIUSEPPA Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $29,107.85 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENITA T Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $29,107.66 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJELLO, MARIA Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,107.53 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MELISSA Y Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,107.53 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTWICK, LINDA E Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,107.53 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KAREN A Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,107.53 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBASCIO, MARIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $29,107.24 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VER NOOY, STEWART A, III Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,107.13 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $29,107.13 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINI, JOHN J Employer name Broome County Amount $29,107.11 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, KRISTINA A Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $29,107.08 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,107.07 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, JULIE L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $29,106.99 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITHOGIANNIS, MICHELLE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $29,106.98 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDDEN, SHARON S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,106.66 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHRINGER, SARAH L Employer name Erie County Amount $29,106.56 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, COLETTE C Employer name Schuyler County Amount $29,106.22 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEACHOUT, LEE E Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $29,106.20 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESHITUKU, SALOME Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,106.18 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHANOWSKI, ZACHARY M Employer name Village of Waterville Amount $29,105.88 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILINSKI, ROBERTA L Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $29,105.72 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, JOSEPH A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,105.26 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYER, CHERRI L Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $29,104.89 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERNDORFF, SARAH M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,104.69 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $29,104.68 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, ANGELA T C Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,104.65 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDEL, CHRISTIE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,104.50 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JEFFREY P Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $29,103.83 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, EVAN S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $29,103.62 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KATHRYN E Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $29,103.62 Date 09/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORDEN, HEATHER E Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $29,103.24 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, WILLIAM F Employer name Albion CSD Amount $29,102.92 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, TINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,102.62 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,102.54 Date 04/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADDOW, COLIN J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $29,102.37 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHERYL Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $29,102.33 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, TODD M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $29,102.06 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CELIA C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $29,101.93 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBERNUS, JOHN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $29,101.89 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, SCOTT R, JR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,101.75 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANEY, BETHANY D Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $29,101.55 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, STACI L Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,101.46 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, ADOLPHUS L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,101.31 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANFIELD, TRACY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $29,100.31 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, KERILYN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,100.13 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUZIAK, THERESA M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $29,100.03 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ELI Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,099.98 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUMBACH, TERESA M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $29,099.89 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, MELISSA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $29,099.65 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOZA, LIDIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,099.61 Date 11/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, JERILYN K, MRS Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $29,099.56 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANACORE, JOANN Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $29,099.39 Date 03/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, KATHY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,099.26 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GOUFF, DARCIE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,099.26 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHA, SUSAN Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $29,099.22 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, JAMES M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,099.10 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JAMES E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $29,099.03 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRYANT L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $29,098.91 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCHEY, CODY J Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $29,098.89 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TAMARA O Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,098.74 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPIA BARCLAY, ANN D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $29,098.71 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, CYNTHIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,098.47 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CHRISTINA C Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,098.46 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANGELA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $29,098.17 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY ANN B Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $29,098.05 Date 11/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GILBERT Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,097.61 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, IRA L Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $29,097.14 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JOHN J Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $29,096.50 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, WALLACE E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $29,096.31 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,096.29 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIM, ASIF A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,095.95 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISDOM, MERTON D Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $29,095.87 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, BRANDON R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $29,095.80 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGBY, AMY L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,095.79 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANDREA N Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,095.70 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SANDRA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $29,095.48 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ROSE A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $29,095.35 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CINDY L Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $29,094.75 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ANTHONY R Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $29,094.24 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANDA, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $29,093.95 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, ROBIN R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,093.89 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDHAWA, SUNDEEP S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $29,093.37 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUFFIOUX, VICKY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,093.36 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SUSAN H Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $29,093.17 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, NILE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,093.14 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, MARGARITA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,092.92 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DARRELL J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $29,092.88 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, VERA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $29,092.51 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, PATRICIA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $29,091.89 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System