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 MICHELS, CHRISTIN Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $27,358.08 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, KRISTIN A Employer name Town of Kortright Amount $27,357.89 Date 05/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DAVID D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,357.76 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANY, BRYAN M Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $27,357.66 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, STEVEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $27,357.53 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, BRIAN V Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $27,357.30 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, LILLIAN M Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $27,357.10 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRENDA L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,357.00 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHEWICZ, DEBRA T Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $27,356.95 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, SHEENA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $27,356.73 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, TRACY Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $27,356.70 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANGELATOS, DONNA MARIE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,356.63 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GRACE A Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $27,356.55 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, ELIZABETH Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $27,356.18 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHEIT, DAVID J, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $27,355.67 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, JOSETTE M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $27,355.43 Date 08/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRA, JOAQUIN S Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $27,354.93 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICCO, MICHAEL A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,354.59 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONG, ANDREW Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,353.90 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, EMMA C Employer name Broome County Amount $27,353.42 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, NICOLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,353.30 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIELLE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,352.34 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVSEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $27,352.24 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AERNEM, NATHAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,352.12 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, PYUNGSOO Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $27,352.00 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, SITA A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $27,351.52 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMMASO, MICHELLE M Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $27,350.93 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONZ, GARY J Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $27,350.72 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUNZIANO, RALPH T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,350.56 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, LANCE R Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $27,350.46 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAOLA, JOHN C Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $27,350.38 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEBOLD, SUSAN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $27,350.33 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, ALESSANDRA J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $27,349.80 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, ANNE-MARIE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,349.79 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.PIERRE, JENNA K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $27,349.70 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, LISA M Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $27,348.81 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, TAFFY L Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $27,348.80 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACIOPPO, PATRICIA Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $27,348.05 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, JOANNE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $27,347.95 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, SHERI L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $27,347.64 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,347.30 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JULIET Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $27,347.24 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHAN, DONALD A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $27,346.62 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOLEVETTE M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $27,346.58 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KATHLEEN R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $27,346.45 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ZULMA I Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $27,346.11 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAW, JAYNEE H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,346.07 Date 03/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, ANNMARIE T Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $27,346.01 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRISAW, TRACI L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,345.67 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LINDA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,345.48 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, LAURA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,345.34 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGE, IYABODE S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,345.26 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELGROVE, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $27,345.20 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINEVRA, DEBORAH Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,345.02 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MOIRA E Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $27,344.94 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANTHONY S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $27,344.80 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONNA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,343.89 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVELLI, ALEXANDRA T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,343.65 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESOW, COLLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,343.38 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ROMA, MICHAEL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $27,343.28 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, TATUM E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $27,343.20 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKWEATHER, MICHELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,343.08 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, STACEY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,342.36 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, COLIN L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,342.23 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $27,342.21 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURATORE, EVELYN Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $27,341.97 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,341.66 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BONNIE A Employer name Town of Remsen Amount $27,341.11 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, MEAGAN E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $27,340.98 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULLER, ZACHARY V Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,340.64 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, DANIELLE M Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $27,340.52 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, JANE M Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $27,340.41 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, PATRICIA A Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $27,340.29 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LARE, NATHANIEL T Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $27,340.27 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, ERIC J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $27,339.97 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLO, MARYCHRISTINE A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $27,339.87 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $27,339.77 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARD, SUZANNE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $27,339.38 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,339.31 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THERESA E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,339.31 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, CAROL B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,339.25 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNABA, SACHIKO Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,339.20 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVEY, KATHLEEN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,339.04 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SHEILA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,338.78 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,338.69 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTUNG, JOSEPH F Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,338.46 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, EVELYN M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $27,338.43 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, VICKY L Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $27,338.21 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA QUISTO, PAUL J Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $27,337.91 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ANNETTE L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $27,337.82 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, ALYSIA F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,337.50 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIELLE O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,337.30 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARPENTINE, BRIANNE M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $27,337.18 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, SHEILA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $27,336.81 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAICH, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,336.57 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, ROBERTO E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $27,336.32 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, REGINE Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $27,336.31 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNERS, KRISTINE A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $27,335.99 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGLINO, GRACE A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $27,335.91 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EVITA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,335.86 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System