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 DE PALO, PETER J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $27,201.40 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, SARAH F Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $27,201.30 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGERTON, KERRY E Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $27,201.14 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAULL, HOLLY N Employer name Broome County Amount $27,201.06 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, ROBERT D Employer name Erie County Amount $27,200.71 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSACHOOK, ZACHARY D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,200.23 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTI, BARBRA S Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $27,200.22 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSETTI, MARCIA L Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $27,199.96 Date 02/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARFIONE, KATHLEEN A Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $27,199.91 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JAYA C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $27,199.77 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARE, CHERYL LEE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,199.72 Date 11/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWORSKY, HELEN Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $27,199.41 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, AMBER J Employer name Avon CSD Amount $27,199.28 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWORTH, MARY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $27,199.05 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEARNO, MAURA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,199.01 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIO, SUE E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $27,198.80 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIRR, ANDREW R Employer name Erie County Amount $27,197.93 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, ROBERT J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $27,197.29 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $27,197.19 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, TINA L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,197.15 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATI, BRITTANY L Employer name Albany County Amount $27,196.96 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, AARON M Employer name Albany County Amount $27,196.88 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TERRY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $27,196.67 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC VEIGH, ANN F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $27,196.50 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, JUDY L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $27,196.17 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, NORA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,195.37 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEPINTO, CHARLES R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $27,195.21 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEINATH, PALMA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,194.67 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEKMAN, JOY M Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,193.30 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEA, MARISA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,193.24 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBERG, DEBRA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $27,193.11 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATINOFF, ROBERT Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,192.70 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, SHAWN D Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $27,192.22 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALEXA C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $27,192.08 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLIDAL, LISA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,191.71 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAM, CONNIE S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $27,190.70 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, JAMES R, SR Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,190.31 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKREIGN, CARIE L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $27,190.05 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MELISSA A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $27,190.00 Date 09/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESAVY, MATTHEW J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $27,189.07 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ASHLEY R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,188.78 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZOTT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $27,188.07 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MEGHAN M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $27,188.07 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, DOROTHY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,188.06 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGAS, ADAM R Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $27,188.06 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, GEORGE H Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $27,187.74 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, CHARLES Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $27,187.72 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, KRISTEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,187.53 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOWE, ROBERT D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,187.00 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MICHAEL E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $27,186.79 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBERT, DENNIS J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $27,186.64 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,186.52 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, BAHAR B Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $27,186.09 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, ERIN K Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,185.99 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, LORENA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,185.92 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CRYSTAL D Employer name Warren County Amount $27,185.14 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JOANNA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $27,184.71 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, LOURDES M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,184.41 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, DARLENE L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,183.69 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $27,183.60 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, SOPHIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,183.50 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, BRIA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,183.33 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, CLAUDINE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,182.99 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHILOK, EDWARD A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,182.47 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTRUM, JASMIN V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,182.09 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, ANGEL L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,182.03 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JAMES L Employer name Town of Canton Amount $27,181.72 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JENNIFER Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $27,181.58 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZIOL, KIM M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $27,181.56 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, LINDA M Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $27,181.48 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, DARIN G Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $27,181.43 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTORIA E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $27,181.13 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, GENE A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $27,180.89 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $27,180.57 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CENZO, DENNIS S Employer name Albany County Amount $27,180.27 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, DEREK E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $27,180.15 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNON, BRENDAN T Employer name Albany County Amount $27,180.06 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFALIN, JAMES J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $27,180.04 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $27,180.00 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISSINGER, NICOLE M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $27,179.88 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIUK, MARIE Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $27,179.79 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTON, KARIMA Employer name Erie County Amount $27,179.09 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRITTNEY P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,179.05 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABY, DONA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,178.62 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARISSA D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $27,178.47 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, SHANNEL Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $27,178.44 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, JANET Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,178.40 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKWADA, CRYSTAL D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $27,178.22 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, AMY L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,178.05 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, LISA L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $27,178.00 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILMURRAY, CAROL A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $27,177.93 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSZKOWSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,177.72 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDUNEK, ROBIN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,177.48 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTANSKI, MARYLOU Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,177.44 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, CHRIS C Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $27,177.04 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNBERG, GRACIELA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,176.81 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SUSAN C Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $27,176.73 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, BRYAN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,176.48 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATIC, TEHVIDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,175.35 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMON, CRAIG R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $27,174.93 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System