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 PRENTISS, DEANNA R Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $26,388.48 Date 01/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, JANICE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $26,388.42 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THWAITES, CHERYL R Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $26,388.41 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, CAROL M Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $26,388.17 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERNEST D Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $26,388.00 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, LEVI T Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $26,387.82 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLADO, BRIGIDA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $26,387.61 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, KELLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,387.52 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, TERRI M Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $26,387.34 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASS, DANIEL C Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $26,386.79 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULL, DEBRA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $26,386.26 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, LARRY A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $26,386.03 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZI, MICHELLE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $26,386.02 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDO, BARBARA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $26,385.83 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVENWORTH, DIANNE C Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $26,385.82 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLIA, TIMOTHY Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $26,385.70 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMERMAN, SCOTT W Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $26,385.32 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, JODY A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $26,385.26 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, LYNDA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $26,385.20 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, DANIEL J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $26,385.19 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $26,384.77 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUNANE, AYOUB Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,384.40 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, KAREN A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,384.40 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYLAN, PAUL H Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,384.40 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $26,383.79 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, SUSAN M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $26,383.53 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ELYSE D Employer name Town of Malta Amount $26,383.40 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIERI, TAMMY L Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $26,383.22 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHELLE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,382.84 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, ROLAND H Employer name Malone CSD Amount $26,382.84 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $26,382.59 Date 08/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, JORDAN T Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $26,382.43 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSSARD, STEPHAN A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $26,381.70 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, ALAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $26,381.27 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTIGROSSI, NICOLE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $26,381.16 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, JANICE C Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $26,381.13 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GRACE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $26,381.04 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DIONNE Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $26,380.98 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKO, CHRISTINE W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,380.21 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LEON F Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $26,379.96 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFLER, JESSICA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,379.92 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAMMIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,379.65 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, KATHY L Employer name Village of Newark Valley Amount $26,379.51 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, REBEKAH B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,379.30 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSFORD, JEANNE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $26,379.27 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JAMIKA G Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,379.25 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CLEVE, ALICE Y Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $26,379.18 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTURA, SUZANNE E Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $26,379.09 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, RANDALL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,378.89 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, CRISTA J Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $26,378.79 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIN, JANET C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $26,378.48 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVERHILL, KEVIN S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $26,378.04 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BARBARA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,377.87 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, EILEEN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $26,377.63 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LISA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $26,377.58 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLO, YVONNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,377.49 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, PAIGE K Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $26,377.45 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDO, MARIA C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $26,377.18 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PENNY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,377.12 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROMAZOS, PATRICE E Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $26,377.10 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KAMEISHA T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,376.97 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ROBERT G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $26,376.88 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, ANGELA K Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $26,376.84 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKIN, LINDA J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $26,376.42 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MELISSA A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $26,375.95 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JUDY L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,375.87 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, JASON R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,375.77 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSME, CARLENE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $26,375.70 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOECKL, SANDRA J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $26,375.46 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROLIN, CYNTHIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,374.95 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBEY, JENINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,374.49 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLON, MOLLY ELLEN B Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $26,373.96 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, AL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $26,373.88 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTAK, DANIEL M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $26,373.63 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, CATHY M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $26,373.46 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSSAR, RAYMOND J Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $26,373.01 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESBYLA, PEGGY ANN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,372.65 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JEANETTE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $26,372.65 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERACRE, BRADLEY S Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $26,372.53 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BRITTANY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $26,372.36 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLO, JOSEPHINE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $26,371.52 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAU, NANCY J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,371.08 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID J Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,370.73 Date 07/19/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, GISELLE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,370.53 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, PAUL L Employer name Department of Health Amount $26,370.23 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBIOHA, CHIBUZO C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $26,369.91 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINO, ROCCO J Employer name City of Albany Amount $26,369.83 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL-MAHMOOD, SAIFUL AFSAR S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $26,369.81 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, MARTHA A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $26,369.34 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALETZ, DANIEL A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,368.47 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, TYLER J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,367.95 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, NATALIE G Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $26,367.50 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, NADINE CANDACE Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $26,367.49 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINIARZ, JANINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,367.03 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, JEFFREY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,366.86 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, YOVANI Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,366.57 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREAUX, VICKI A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $26,365.92 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, BOBBIE JO Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $26,365.46 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONELLI, PHYLLIS M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $26,365.37 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, CONSTANCE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,365.00 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System