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 ROBBINS, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,189.16 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRO, JAMES R, JR Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $26,189.00 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, CHERYL ANN Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $26,188.40 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHDE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,188.12 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, PAUL J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $26,188.02 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, SUSAN K Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $26,187.67 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHAN, TEHILAH H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $26,186.95 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, DEJANA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $26,186.95 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, STACEY Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $26,186.86 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIKE, DOUG P Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $26,186.24 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZIELLO, FRANCESCA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,186.18 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NENA, TARA R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,185.94 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROSSE, MARK A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $26,185.85 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,185.45 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, CAROLYN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,185.08 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ANDREW M Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $26,184.88 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLIET, ANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,184.68 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPEZZUTO, CECILIA V Employer name Victor CSD Amount $26,183.13 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, SALVATORE C Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $26,182.75 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PYLINSKI, KIP J Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $26,182.58 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, LUISA MARIA J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $26,182.24 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, DONNA L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $26,182.12 Date 05/23/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALKON, PATRICIA L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $26,182.08 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMER, SANDI A Employer name Glens Falls Common Sd Amount $26,181.52 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, AMERICA B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $26,181.48 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERICA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,181.42 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JUDY A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $26,181.32 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,180.76 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, GIOVANNA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,180.66 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, JAMES R Employer name Tully CSD Amount $26,180.63 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, DIANA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $26,180.55 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, MARTINE M Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $26,180.04 Date 10/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, LIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,180.00 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JENNIFER J Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $26,179.88 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASINI, RONNI R Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $26,179.87 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, KIM M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,179.48 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, WAYNE A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $26,179.15 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSSON, IRENE F Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $26,178.62 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, DEBORAH Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $26,178.41 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,178.18 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGUS, CAROLINE L Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $26,177.98 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BETTY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $26,177.52 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANISHER, KATHERINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,177.25 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, ASCENSION Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $26,177.23 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZETTO, MARJORIE A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $26,176.73 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGAN, ERIN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,176.15 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, KEITH J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $26,176.06 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALENGO, JUSTIN E C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $26,176.02 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTING, CODY R Employer name Essex County Amount $26,175.98 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZER, LARRY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,175.41 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, LINDA Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $26,175.37 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SUSAN M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $26,175.28 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, PATRICIA C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $26,175.19 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, EDWARD A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $26,175.15 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEPHANIE E Employer name Albany County Amount $26,175.01 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, VIVIAN K Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,175.00 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYURO, BARBARA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $26,174.95 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, DEEPALI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $26,174.94 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGILL, JANICE K Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $26,174.92 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, SHARRON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,174.64 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JONATHAN B Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $26,173.99 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Elma Amount $26,173.91 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIER, WENDY A Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $26,173.77 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HAROLD A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $26,173.46 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, GWENYTH S Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $26,173.33 Date 04/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSANTE, ERIC M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $26,173.14 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTANDO, TINA L Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $26,172.77 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTELSON, TIMOTHY, JR Employer name Jefferson County Amount $26,172.72 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPP, KAREN L Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $26,172.69 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-FAZIOLI, KAITLYN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $26,172.67 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEBERLEIN, MICHAEL G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,172.64 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, SHARON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,172.56 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWHORN, JAMES C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,172.45 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLO, CATHERINE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,172.24 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, PAUL W Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $26,171.98 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, MARSHA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,171.84 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JESSICA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $26,171.58 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALICIA Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,171.53 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, BERNADETTE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,170.82 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUK, JONATHAN P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,170.79 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT L Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $26,170.66 Date 07/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIWA-OSAGIE, AYUBA A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $26,170.39 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISS, KARLIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,170.19 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMORE, MONTY A, SR Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $26,169.49 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTANI, LINDA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $26,169.40 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, JOAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $26,169.02 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, LEWIS Employer name Town of Pinckney Amount $26,169.00 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEYER, DONNA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $26,168.65 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMIGIANI, ROBIN L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $26,167.09 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE-BAUMANN, TRACY Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $26,167.00 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLINGHAM, JENNY L Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $26,166.34 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHALTER, MARTHA R Employer name Massena CSD Amount $26,166.30 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, MELISSA D Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $26,166.29 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ASMAR I Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $26,166.25 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, HEATHER A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $26,166.14 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CAITLIN L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $26,165.90 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JOSEPH M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $26,165.88 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARB, JACK F Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $26,165.84 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, CATHY M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $26,165.84 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLEN, DAVID R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $26,165.72 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System