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 NORMILE, ERIN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,297.13 Date 09/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,296.96 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHAKIRA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,296.15 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMOU, EILEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,296.10 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSICK, JODI A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $28,295.32 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, ROXANNE C Employer name Town of Glen Amount $28,295.15 Date 11/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIOTTI, JOSE R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $28,294.45 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SUNA S Employer name East Hampton Housing Authority Amount $28,294.36 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEIGH, ROBERT I Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,293.92 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ALEJANDRO G Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $28,293.88 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOERTSCHER, COURTNEY Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $28,293.84 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAHARIS, PETER Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $28,293.28 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL-PATTI, MELISSA N Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $28,293.22 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADLE, JO ANNE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $28,292.79 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRUFF, ANDREW F Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,292.54 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACUK, DONNA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $28,292.13 Date 12/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ANNA MARIA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,292.02 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, SHIRLEY E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $28,290.65 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,290.63 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPAUL, SEWDUTT MICHAEL Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $28,289.48 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, KRISTA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,288.40 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJAK, JEFFREY T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,288.31 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, PAULA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,287.88 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLES, DONNA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,287.88 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONIN, BETTY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,287.88 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVIGLIO, JOANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,287.88 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, STEVEN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,287.54 Date 01/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEGAS, CHRISTINE M C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,287.48 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSCH, MARION T Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $28,286.73 Date 01/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, ALEXANDER R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $28,286.56 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERISHA, ZENEPE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,286.17 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CARLA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,286.04 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER-MYERS, VINCHINZIA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $28,285.58 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ, STIVER Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $28,284.90 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TODD M Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $28,284.83 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LISA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $28,283.49 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, MARY C Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $28,283.47 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAUW, TIFFANY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,283.44 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTISS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,282.78 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, MARIE A Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $28,282.66 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPANOS, ELENI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,281.63 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CHESTER J, JR Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $28,281.56 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNES, JOANNE Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $28,281.04 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO-PETRELLA, KRISTIN E Employer name Village of Homer Amount $28,280.90 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLIVRAY, AMI A Employer name Education Department Amount $28,280.31 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, OSHANE S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,280.22 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PABLO A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,280.03 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, LARRY A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $28,280.00 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, DONALD E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,279.94 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, GLENN J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $28,279.52 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, KATHERINE A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $28,279.39 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PEIFEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,279.36 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KEVIN F Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $28,279.25 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POCH, ERIC J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $28,278.97 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGNELLI, RAYMOND O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,278.87 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREGO, KEVIN Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $28,278.62 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAGEORGOS, DIAMANTO Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $28,278.42 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICK J, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $28,278.33 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAH, ALTON Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $28,278.26 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTSCHER, MAXWELL A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $28,277.97 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JULIAN, MELISSA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,277.83 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, DELEON T Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,277.78 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JENNIFER L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,277.46 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNAIRE, DANA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $28,277.41 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHELA, PAUL Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,277.14 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNING, SUSAN A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $28,276.89 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVEL, HELEN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,276.80 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, EMILY M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $28,276.79 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEILLE, VLADIMIR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $28,276.57 Date 06/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, JAMES R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $28,276.48 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, ERIN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,276.25 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ISMAEL Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $28,276.07 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLO, LUCAS R Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,276.00 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESI, JOANNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,275.79 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, KAITLYN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, NATALIE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CANDACE T L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARIA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, CHARLES J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTE-SACCO, TERESA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTRA, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,275.00 Date 07/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, KAREN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,274.80 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DEBRA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,274.80 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, SUSAN G Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $28,274.75 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, SAMANTHA G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $28,274.72 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JAMES N Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,274.66 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JAMES M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $28,274.46 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENER, EMILY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,274.42 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, EILEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,274.40 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, PATRICIA M Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $28,274.28 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, EUGENE A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $28,274.27 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ANNE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $28,273.92 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, CHARMAINE Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $28,273.80 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHUNIO ARGUDO, LOURDES Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,273.24 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHARON A Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $28,273.06 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, BETH A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,272.59 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, TAMMY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $28,272.58 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHALEN, ADDISON J Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $28,272.57 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, BAIQIANG Employer name NYC Judges Amount $28,272.45 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, GWEN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $28,272.00 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System