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 DI DOMENICO, LINDA F, MRS Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,214.55 Date 09/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PETER J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $26,214.46 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Owego Amount $26,214.21 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPLY, FREDERICK E, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,214.00 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARYJEAN Employer name Somers CSD Amount $26,213.35 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EMILY M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $26,213.34 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, ROBIN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,213.24 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSEN, SANDRA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,213.11 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, ROSE MARY K Employer name Ontario County Amount $26,212.84 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZZALI, LUCAS Employer name Department of Law Amount $26,212.56 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, SEKETHIA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,212.48 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,212.35 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGLER, CAROL J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $26,212.08 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, DENISE R Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $26,212.01 Date 08/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DANIELLE C Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $26,212.00 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $26,211.93 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLADELE, GBOLAHAN F Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $26,211.73 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,211.71 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, CHESTER E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $26,211.31 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SA, MESSIAS R Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $26,211.28 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, NUNZIO D Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $26,211.25 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, KIRIKO Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,211.24 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DAWN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $26,210.94 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, DOUGLAS W Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $26,210.82 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, ARTURO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $26,210.70 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, DANIELLE P Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $26,210.43 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIOTTO, MEGHAN N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $26,210.12 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, RYAN P Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $26,210.00 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPEK, EMILY Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $26,209.78 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KELLY C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $26,209.60 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRWEATHER, DANIELLE M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $26,209.49 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOR, DONNA M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $26,209.38 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, MARIA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $26,209.09 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,209.01 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, JAMES C Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $26,208.68 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, TRACY Employer name Erie County Amount $26,208.37 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISZICK, TERRI A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,208.13 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, OLGA Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,207.60 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACOM, MARGARET A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,207.48 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOIA, STEPHANIE S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,207.32 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRIS W, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,207.08 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $26,206.09 Date 06/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNSWICK, MARIA E Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,205.91 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $26,205.80 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Laurens Amount $26,205.14 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Erie County Amount $26,205.09 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORBOYS, LEANNE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $26,204.74 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DA VITA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $26,204.39 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIANO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $26,204.06 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, HARRIETTE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,203.83 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, NINA A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $26,203.65 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZELEK, DENISE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $26,203.40 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, THOMAS E Employer name Rockland County Amount $26,202.85 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, BETH A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $26,202.40 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SUSAN M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $26,201.77 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRKEY, BEVERLY A Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $26,201.60 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, ROBIN L Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $26,200.55 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUISSERETH, SAMENTHA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $26,200.43 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $26,200.35 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JUDITH L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $26,200.03 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, STEPHEN D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $26,199.75 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-GEORGESCU, ANA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $26,197.92 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, JAVIER R O Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $26,197.83 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, MINNIE T Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $26,197.52 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON-BURDICK, ARIEL E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,197.29 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKIN, RICHARD M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $26,197.02 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELL, ANNIE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $26,196.83 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $26,196.56 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER-BELMORE, BARBARA Employer name Seneca County Amount $26,196.40 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $26,196.32 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKIN, LAURIE B Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $26,196.24 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, TRACY L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $26,196.20 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, MARIA H Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,196.04 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, GERALDINE A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,196.01 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERT, JOANNE E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $26,195.95 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, NANCY Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $26,195.86 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $26,195.72 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLEY, VERONICA E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $26,195.65 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLGER, TAMMY L Employer name Warren County Amount $26,195.11 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, BARBARA A Employer name Erie County Amount $26,195.08 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MAUREEN A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $26,194.69 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLE, SUZANNE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $26,194.69 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECONY, MARTHA E Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $26,193.66 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,192.66 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, JOANNE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $26,192.36 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MARIA K Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $26,192.14 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERTE, CATHLEEN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $26,192.10 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGEL, CHERYL C Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $26,192.03 Date 06/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PENNY S Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $26,192.03 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHBAUGH, CHERYL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,191.78 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISTUBA, ERIK D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $26,191.63 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVENTURA, LISA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $26,191.61 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, ELRITH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,191.46 Date 03/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNTER, MELODIE L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $26,191.12 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROSE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $26,190.00 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, RAYMOND C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,189.91 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPELLI, CHRISTINE S Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $26,189.51 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARIO, DENNY Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $26,189.48 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTY, WINIFRED M Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $26,189.45 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIHAN, WILLIAM D, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,189.41 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System