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 BROWN, APRIL M Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,290.35 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALERA, MIGDALIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,290.35 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, JANINE D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $26,290.25 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, MATTHEW A Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $26,290.20 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUENBERGER, BRIANA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,289.98 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBASHORO, AYODELE O Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $26,289.97 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DONNA C Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $26,289.57 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAFERRO, ROCCO J Employer name Department of Health Amount $26,289.56 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMODOVAR, DAVID L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $26,289.51 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCIOTTO, DEBORAH T Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $26,289.44 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, ROSEMARIE A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $26,289.35 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIESE, LUZ V Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $26,289.30 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JESSE E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $26,289.22 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LESLIE V Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $26,289.09 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DEBRA J Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $26,288.68 Date 09/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, TRACY L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $26,288.58 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, HELEN J Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $26,288.48 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREST, JENNIFER M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $26,288.24 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRILL, EDITH R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,287.77 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KEITH M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $26,287.74 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, NICHOLAS L Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $26,287.45 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, JOSHUA C Employer name Town of Humphrey Amount $26,286.98 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, JAMES R Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $26,286.88 Date 03/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAGAN, BARBARA J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,286.84 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $26,286.36 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHELSEA J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $26,286.18 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBATOV, VADIM Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $26,286.14 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, DIRK B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $26,286.00 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JESTINE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $26,285.76 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, MICHAEL Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $26,285.69 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTONIAK, MEGAN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,285.16 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, ALISON K Employer name Clinton County Amount $26,285.16 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, PAUL W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,284.82 Date 03/05/1960 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEE, CINDY L Employer name Greene County Amount $26,284.50 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, RHONDA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,284.40 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, YOURLISA C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $26,284.27 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFLER, JACQUELYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,284.00 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,284.00 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, COREY T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $26,283.51 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, ELAINE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $26,283.37 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $26,282.98 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDKINS, ALANNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,282.83 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BARBARA J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $26,282.82 Date 06/05/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LISA E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,282.61 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA-WELSH, MICHAEL A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $26,282.43 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, ERICA Employer name Lewis County Amount $26,281.89 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHIE, ASHLEY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,281.62 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITO, KIM M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $26,281.61 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOP, SARAH J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $26,281.49 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, DAWN M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $26,281.39 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDELMANN, CARLENE R Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $26,281.35 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNISSE, CATHY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,281.04 Date 03/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CYNTHIA E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $26,280.80 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, KIA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $26,280.51 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, TYLER S Employer name Madison County Amount $26,280.38 Date 12/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, DAVID L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $26,280.34 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, ROBERT G Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $26,280.25 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENOS, MARIE H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $26,280.19 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATALONIS, WILLIAM V Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $26,280.19 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBBERTS, JANINE L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $26,279.65 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MATTHEW J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,279.00 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, EMILY E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,278.88 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBMEIER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $26,278.79 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCAULEY, CAROL D Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $26,278.48 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEY, CODY Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $26,278.25 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, MICHELINA P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,278.07 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, COLLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,278.07 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALANDI, JOEL S Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $26,278.02 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICKER, STEVEN R Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $26,277.95 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ANN M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $26,277.61 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, LINDA J Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $26,277.49 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARESE, JEAN M Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $26,277.03 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, FRANCES L Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,276.91 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIFKE, STACY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,276.69 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPUCK, STEVEN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,276.43 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ASHLEY A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $26,276.08 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARCH A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $26,276.02 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRANDON C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $26,275.81 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, VICKI L Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $26,275.70 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, DEVORN T Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $26,275.20 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, KELLY D Employer name Fulton County Amount $26,274.05 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,273.99 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CANDY K Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $26,273.97 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGEN, TORIL L Employer name Department of Health Amount $26,273.64 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ATTA, MELISSA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,273.59 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PHILIP D Employer name Education Department Amount $26,273.37 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFERES, CHRIS J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $26,272.34 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, DILLON F Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $26,271.49 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, JAMES E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $26,271.28 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, THERESA A Employer name Washington County Amount $26,270.94 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANNE E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $26,270.32 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAIN, JOSEPH J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $26,269.70 Date 08/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMAJ, DILIA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $26,269.40 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $26,268.96 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GMEREK, MARGARET M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $26,268.91 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAIZA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $26,268.84 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, JESSICA L Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $26,268.80 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, MARIO, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,268.70 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTA, CAROLINE A Employer name Madison CSD Amount $26,268.56 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWIL, ASHLEY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $26,268.41 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System