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 AERY, DONNA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $26,043.77 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $26,043.75 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULINARIO, ALEXANDRA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,043.72 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINT, SAMANTHA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,043.60 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, KARISSA N Employer name Village of Addison Amount $26,043.60 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, AMY L Employer name Avon CSD Amount $26,043.46 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIMBERLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,043.04 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, CHERYL A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $26,042.98 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CHIWANNA D Employer name Broome County Amount $26,042.72 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFER, TESHA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,042.55 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, RACHEL L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $26,042.52 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLABE, THERESA M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,042.43 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBBS, AUSTIN L, JR Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $26,042.43 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELMA, ANDREW J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $26,042.42 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERTER, MAUREEN B Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $26,042.03 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RASHAD L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,041.85 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIME, PHILIP J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $26,041.77 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINDAYO, IDIATU O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,041.52 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, ELENA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $26,041.48 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DARRELL B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,041.23 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBAWIKE, CHARITY O Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $26,041.20 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTERS, JAQUANDA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,041.13 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,041.08 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMONE, VIRGINIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,041.06 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTING, NICOLE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $26,040.94 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, MARCIA D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,040.67 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, BRENDA L Employer name S Tier West Reg Plan,Dev Bd Amount $26,039.78 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, LINDA M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $26,039.39 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ANNE MARIE Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $26,039.20 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOON, JAMES Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $26,039.10 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, MARY B Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $26,038.87 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LISA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,038.83 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, ALISHA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $26,038.50 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYCIO, WASIL A Employer name Erie County Amount $26,037.71 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, JUDY L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $26,037.71 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DIANE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $26,037.70 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGELLA, YVONNE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $26,037.37 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, YOLETTE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,037.33 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RASHANNDA A Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $26,037.20 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIOSA, PAULA Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $26,037.16 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACETO, PETER J, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,037.10 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKERHOFF, BARBARA Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,037.08 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, TERI L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,036.52 Date 02/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGAVERO, MARY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,036.46 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTRY, KEITH, JR Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $26,036.40 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $26,036.15 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUZZA, YVONNE M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,035.55 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TYLER W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $26,035.49 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLSWORTH, HEATHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $26,035.20 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERTON, MEREDITH R Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $26,034.74 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, SCOTT J Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $26,034.60 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNORS, CHERYL A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $26,033.91 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $26,033.41 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERIA, JERILYN R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $26,033.39 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERGURI, KARMELINA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $26,033.03 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, TAINA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,032.75 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, STACIE Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,032.69 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, BEVERLY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,032.64 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROSIE B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,031.96 Date 02/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNEMAN, KAREN S Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $26,031.95 Date 11/12/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORALEWSKI, ZBIGNIEW Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $26,031.80 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAILLAT, TRACEY M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $26,031.51 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALL, KANI F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,031.47 Date 12/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLER, ELEANOR M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,031.03 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, LISA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $26,030.87 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAUER, KATHY S Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $26,030.79 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, JAMES J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $26,030.54 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,030.43 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, SHARAM I Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $26,030.41 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALES, TONI A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $26,030.36 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, RUTH A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $26,029.61 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, ANGELA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $26,029.34 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, LISA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,029.02 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERTFAGER, SHARON M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $26,028.87 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELLER, NICOLE S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,028.43 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVENO, ANNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,028.11 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOHESSY, KEVIN M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $26,027.71 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $26,026.67 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMSTREET, THOMAS J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $26,026.63 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, BETTIE JO S Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,026.10 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEREMENKO, ROBIN M Employer name Town of Butler Amount $26,025.96 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $26,025.80 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, DONNA M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $26,025.25 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHARON L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $26,024.75 Date 03/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVE, JENNY G Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $26,023.93 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, AMY L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $26,023.87 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICARI, DENISE P Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,023.80 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISWANISO, NAMUKOLO Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,023.67 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, REBECCA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $26,023.60 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPKA, DEIRDRE B Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $26,023.51 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELSEY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,023.50 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, GARRETT J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,022.26 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLA, ELIZABETH P Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $26,022.02 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JILL A Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,021.86 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERK, HENRY J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $26,021.49 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARGARET A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,021.27 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATESTA, HILLARY G Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $26,021.09 Date 11/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JOSE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $26,020.78 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, VALERIE A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $26,020.58 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, NICOLE C Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $26,020.04 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System