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 FREDENBURG, MELINDA F Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,459.86 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCAGNO, SALVATORE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $26,459.81 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LISA M Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $26,459.47 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ZACHARY S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $26,459.46 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIMALATHAS, SOMASUNTHARAM Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,459.42 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DESIREE S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,459.20 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, NANCY C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $26,458.88 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, KEITH L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $26,458.71 Date 05/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, LOIS Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $26,458.51 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, KAYLYN L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,458.29 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEFFREY H Employer name Wyoming County Amount $26,458.04 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPHIR, JONATHAN D Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $26,457.98 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, KRISTEN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,457.78 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JACQUELINE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,457.20 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PAUL D Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $26,456.54 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHRISTINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,456.19 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROPRESO, DOMINICK Employer name Town of Windham Amount $26,456.18 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMER, DENISE R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $26,455.73 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIL, NANCY J Employer name Alden CSD Amount $26,455.70 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KEVIN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $26,455.35 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, JAMES C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $26,455.34 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMER, PAMELA M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $26,454.83 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DOREEN K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $26,454.67 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIEMSTRA, BRITTANY L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $26,453.56 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COREY S Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,453.55 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDACI, MARK A Employer name Niagara County Amount $26,453.11 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEIROS, DARLENE B Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,453.08 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGWARTH, JEAN N Employer name Ontario County Amount $26,452.89 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ERIC E Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $26,452.75 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIESSER, PAMELA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $26,452.57 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LINDA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $26,452.57 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JOHN L, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $26,451.81 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS-MILES, FANNETTA Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $26,451.79 Date 10/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIVINEANU, ALEXANDRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,451.77 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CAROL S Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $26,451.32 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, PHILLIP D Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $26,451.10 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, SUZANNE E Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $26,450.83 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECKY, PAMELA S Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $26,450.65 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUN, PAUL C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,450.63 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOADLEY, SUE A Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $26,450.00 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKZIN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $26,449.91 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELEY-ALLISON, JOAN M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $26,449.60 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHELT, KEVIN W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $26,449.58 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, BRIAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,449.55 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, THOMAS J Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,448.91 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGES-ENGEL, NORINE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,448.88 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLVEN, SARA K Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $26,448.85 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTELLO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $26,448.43 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, JASON A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $26,448.35 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PAULA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $26,448.17 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CATHLEEN Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $26,447.78 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, JASON M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $26,447.47 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, CARMELA Employer name Town of Gates Amount $26,447.40 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, NANCY E Employer name Town of Gates Amount $26,447.40 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCURLOCK, EDWARD T Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $26,447.18 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKELL, DONALD C Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $26,447.15 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, JOANNE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,447.01 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,446.98 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANNEMACHER, KATIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $26,446.93 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTEN, BEVERLY L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $26,446.40 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON GERICHTEN, SUSAN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,446.20 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, MICHAEL R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $26,445.90 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARONE, SUSAN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $26,445.42 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, MADELEINE M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $26,445.00 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABITO, TAKELA J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,444.71 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILALLO, AMY Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $26,444.37 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENDO, MICHAEL V Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $26,443.77 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, SUSANNE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $26,443.61 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALISTRERI, SALVATORE Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $26,443.08 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNER, SHANNON M Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $26,442.63 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, PAUL A Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $26,442.33 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CHYRESSE L Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $26,442.25 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SEAN K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $26,442.22 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD-HALL, MAVIS Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,441.61 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHEILA A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,441.26 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, KEBRAH M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $26,441.21 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERY, MAUREEN A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $26,440.83 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, JESSICA A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $26,440.67 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, LATISHA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $26,440.59 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPEL, SHAUN C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $26,440.31 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $26,440.09 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, BERNADETTE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $26,440.00 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCANGELIS, ROBERT Employer name Lyons Fire District Amount $26,440.00 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $26,439.86 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROGER C Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $26,439.80 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, SUSAN E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,439.42 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROELSTRA, LAURA J Employer name Warren County Amount $26,439.05 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES-EVANS, ALEXIS A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $26,439.00 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, CARISSA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $26,438.52 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, DEBRA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $26,438.33 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAULA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,438.02 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, LISA N Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $26,437.52 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSDOWNE, JOHN F Employer name Town of Scott Amount $26,437.45 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, OSCAR E Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,437.36 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTCLIFFE, LAURIE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,436.85 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, LESLIE N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,436.80 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, CHRISTINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,436.34 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARIA, ANTHONY W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $26,436.03 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSADOLOR-ADUWARE, SANDRA O Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,435.99 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $26,435.87 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System