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 CARDILLO, SUSAN M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $27,313.69 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, JAMES E Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $27,313.51 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACIERNO, GARY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,313.49 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTHONY W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,313.34 Date 04/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSFORD, SHAWNA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $27,312.51 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAS, JOSHUA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,312.32 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANTRY, DENELLE M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $27,312.32 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPICH, ALESIA A Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $27,312.31 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, C MICHELE Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $27,312.24 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWITZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,312.03 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAISO, KAREN J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,311.83 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, LORIE Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $27,311.81 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHORESKEY, ELLIOTT Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $27,311.20 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSAM, DEBORAH R Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $27,311.02 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, JESSICA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,310.77 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, JESSICA M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $27,310.61 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LEONARD F Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $27,310.54 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACASA, LEO A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $27,310.52 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMBRINO, CARMEN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,310.36 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, SUSAN P Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $27,310.26 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, EDWARD J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,310.20 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORKE, RALF J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $27,310.12 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULACZ, MARY ANN Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $27,309.74 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LINDA L Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $27,309.48 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, KATHLEEN S Employer name Erie County Amount $27,309.43 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $27,308.96 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRAND, DJENANE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,307.75 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEK, STEPHANIE M Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $27,307.60 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENERONI, SANDRA A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $27,307.50 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRO, PAMELA J Employer name Elba CSD Amount $27,307.32 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VEVIKA N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $27,306.99 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIANA-COHEN, ALICIA M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $27,306.77 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRNIG, ZEBULON P Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $27,306.45 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZA, LAURA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,306.45 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCA, JOY Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,306.27 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, BETTE J Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $27,306.19 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURPIL, NANCY J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,306.17 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, MAGDALA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $27,305.84 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORING, DORIS J Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $27,305.68 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, LINDSAY E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,305.61 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, NORMA K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $27,305.31 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KIMBERLY E Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $27,305.22 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNECZ, CHERYL J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,305.19 Date 02/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, GARY M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $27,305.07 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, MARK L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $27,304.94 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBROCHTA, LAURIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,304.53 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMBS, TERESA M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $27,304.39 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, MARY C Employer name Galway CSD Amount $27,304.29 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIENTOS, ANA M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $27,303.84 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, BECKY-ANN Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $27,302.53 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, GAILMARIE A Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $27,302.51 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, LATINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,302.20 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNITTEL, ALISHA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,302.19 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, ALICIA K Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $27,302.15 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, CAROLYN M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $27,301.69 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $27,301.54 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKMAN, RACHEL M Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $27,300.84 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHMAN, ALEXANDRA R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $27,300.81 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROUX, PAUL W, JR Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $27,300.28 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBORA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,300.17 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTLIEB, STEPHANIE Employer name Orange County Amount $27,300.14 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, DENISE A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $27,300.10 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSETTA, LINDA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $27,300.05 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CINDY Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,300.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROHMAN, CARRIE K Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,299.75 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, KEVIN C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $27,299.74 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUTENBERG, LESLIE R Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $27,299.28 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KARLIEF R Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,298.75 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, DEBBIE A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $27,298.58 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, APRIL R Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $27,298.48 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $27,298.09 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $27,297.84 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTINE, NICOLE R Employer name Department of Law Amount $27,297.76 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYAL, NEERA Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $27,297.74 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWATSWORTH, GRETCHEN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $27,297.68 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, CATHALINE J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $27,297.28 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, SHARI L Employer name Rockland County Amount $27,296.58 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, KRISTINA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,296.57 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPE, KAREN D Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $27,296.27 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $27,295.35 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBREMESKEL, AKBERET Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,295.32 Date 11/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO-CABRERA, NILDA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,294.98 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, JO-ANN Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $27,294.60 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, JESSICA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,294.59 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZALGUEZ, LUCIA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $27,294.54 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHM, TERESA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,294.33 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, JULIE C Employer name Village of Massena Amount $27,293.76 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROXTON, DEREK E Employer name Town of Southold Amount $27,293.58 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEAN M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $27,293.40 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, BROOKE A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $27,293.18 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALMAU, DILECY Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $27,293.13 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDJOE, MARGARET R Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $27,293.10 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ALICE M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $27,292.42 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINMORE, THOMAS B Employer name Village of Owego Amount $27,292.04 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,291.96 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, CHARLENE D Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $27,291.83 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTE, JACQUELINE Employer name Washington County Amount $27,291.76 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JOHANNA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $27,291.66 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHER, TALIYAH A Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,291.54 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, CARMEN D Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,291.52 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System