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 PERRY, PEARL L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,633.02 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TONYA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,632.41 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DONNA Y Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,632.16 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDARTE, LUCY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,631.84 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZLER, ANDREW C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $27,631.72 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUPLER, DALE J Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $27,631.71 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, STEPHANIE Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,631.11 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, JERILEE Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $27,630.30 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,630.20 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISHKULA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,629.32 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGLES, SHIRLEY A Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $27,629.06 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SONIA I Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $27,628.07 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, JULIANNE F Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $27,628.00 Date 04/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRILLA, SABRINA Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,627.89 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, JOYCE M Employer name Marion CSD Amount $27,627.83 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, GREGORY G Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $27,627.76 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHANTE, RUBEN P Employer name Orange County Amount $27,627.51 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEEDIE, LINDA M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,627.21 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, SCOTT W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $27,627.15 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOER, JOAN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,626.82 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,626.82 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILENKO, LORRAINE A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $27,626.44 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, NORA MARIE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $27,625.97 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINGTON, DONNA M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $27,625.85 Date 07/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, SHAMASHAD Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,625.82 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $27,625.33 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, BRITTNEY T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,624.73 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, NICANDRO Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,624.70 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANK, ERIKA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $27,624.66 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHER, CHRIS C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $27,624.65 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDO, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $27,623.80 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, JANET E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $27,623.68 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLI, FRANCIS A, III Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $27,623.59 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, KATELYN S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,623.13 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTISI, LAURA M Employer name Orange County Amount $27,622.96 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, DARRAH L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,622.94 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTA, JOSEPH Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $27,622.82 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CHAD L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,622.40 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANELLI, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,622.38 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, MARY E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,622.22 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HASAAN S Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,621.90 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, PATRICE M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,621.64 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBIE, LINDSEY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $27,621.50 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOMASO, CAROLYN M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $27,621.49 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, EILEEN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,621.30 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBECK, HOLLY J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $27,621.19 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MICHELLE R Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $27,620.71 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURGEON, VALERIE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,620.57 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK-TREUMER, DIANA N Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $27,620.41 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHN, RAYMOND S Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,620.40 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEMPARALLA, SURYA NARAYANA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,619.56 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $27,619.37 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JULIE V Employer name Seneca County Amount $27,619.20 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLMAN, AUSTIN C Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $27,618.80 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, NATALY Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $27,618.68 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JOSEPH A Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,618.52 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, BRADLEY E Employer name Town of Alfred Amount $27,618.40 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBEL, TONIA M Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $27,618.29 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADROWSKI, CRAIG R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $27,618.20 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, GERALDINE Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $27,617.33 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPPY, TAMARA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $27,616.59 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SUZAN N Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $27,616.40 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RHONDA C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $27,616.37 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, KIMBERLY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,616.32 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SAGINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,616.23 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $27,615.85 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, ALINA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,615.70 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, CATHIE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,615.50 Date 09/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBISH, KELLY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,615.46 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, HELEN L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $27,615.44 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, PHYLLIS Employer name NYC Judges Amount $27,615.40 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, HERBERT J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $27,615.40 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, CATHY Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,615.37 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREYRA, EDUARDO M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,615.36 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, RICHARD M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,615.32 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ERIK K Employer name Village of West Winfield Amount $27,615.00 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, CARLOS E Employer name Education Department Amount $27,614.26 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLER, DEKIDA G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $27,614.04 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, VALERIE R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $27,613.81 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, JOHN B Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $27,613.79 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLONE, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $27,613.67 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, DEBORAH A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,613.64 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, LISA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,613.51 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TREVOR E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $27,613.13 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CYNTHIA M Employer name Warren County Amount $27,613.03 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NAOMI C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,612.66 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, QADRIYYA A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $27,612.58 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CANUTE C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $27,612.52 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, BENJAMIN M Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $27,612.17 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARY P Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $27,612.06 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, REGINA M Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $27,611.99 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERSON, JAMES H Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,611.86 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDIELLO, NANCY P Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $27,611.75 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, BERTA A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $27,611.35 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBY, APRIL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,611.20 Date 04/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, ASHLEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,611.15 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, TRACY C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,611.03 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, DEBORAH Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,610.51 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPE, TARA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,610.29 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRAMER, ANDREA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $27,609.83 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System