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 STEVENS, TANYA A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $26,019.70 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ADRIANA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $26,019.48 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABAW, REBECCA SUE Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $26,018.83 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMISON, DAMIEN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,018.44 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULL, JOEL H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,018.29 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, ALISSA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $26,018.16 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERING, KATRINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,018.05 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDHAN, VIJAY Employer name Department of Law Amount $26,018.05 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOT, AMBER L Employer name Education Department Amount $26,018.05 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHAYRI R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,018.05 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJESUS, HIDALBERT Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $26,018.05 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, FRANCES Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $26,016.75 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERK, PENNY L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $26,016.75 Date 01/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $26,016.63 Date 05/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, BRANDON C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $26,016.04 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ANTONIO M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $26,015.97 Date 11/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, LISA J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,015.94 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Bainbridge Amount $26,015.91 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY-SOUTH, KATELYN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $26,015.67 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, TERRENCE J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $26,015.25 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EIRAND, RYAN S Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $26,015.23 Date 10/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, STEVEN F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,015.20 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, LISA M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $26,015.00 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LOREN H Employer name Broome County Amount $26,014.92 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES-JONES, SABINA N Employer name Erie County Amount $26,014.78 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKES, CHRISTINE A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $26,014.63 Date 06/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZEAT, WILLIAM E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $26,014.38 Date 02/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DEBORAH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,014.21 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURICELLA, ROSELYNELA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $26,013.81 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, BARBARA A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $26,013.65 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $26,013.44 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,012.73 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLI, DOMNICK G Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,012.23 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, AMANDA M Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $26,012.21 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, FRANCINE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,011.26 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, JACQUELYN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $26,010.84 Date 03/06/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, LORETTA S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $26,010.84 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MICHAEL D Employer name Eden CSD Amount $26,010.75 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPARD, NILA J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,010.56 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMID, BURHAN Z Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,010.31 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, REBECCA I Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $26,010.09 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, NIGEL L Employer name City of Albany Amount $26,010.07 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNORR, MARK L Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $26,009.65 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEZIERSKI, ASHLEY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $26,009.58 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GUILDER, BRUCE W Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $26,008.77 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANSER, BRIAN K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,008.75 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTERS, CHARISSA L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $26,008.33 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,007.66 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMBACH, ANNE J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $26,007.58 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERLEY, JESSICA E Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $26,007.05 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JOHN E Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $26,006.64 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZLER, FRANCINE D Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $26,006.18 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, MARCELLA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $26,006.15 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, MARIA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,005.86 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, JOHN P Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $26,005.38 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCICK, MEGHAN T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,005.36 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIS, BYRON J Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,005.00 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, LILY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,004.68 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TANISHA N Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $26,004.55 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, JOHNNY J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $26,004.45 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULMAN, ANNE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $26,004.24 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, VICTOR L, JR Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $26,004.04 Date 01/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHOT, SHERRY F Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $26,004.02 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,003.91 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MARILYN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $26,003.58 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTEED, SANDRA Employer name Crandall Library Amount $26,003.48 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANN D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,003.36 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, NANCY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,002.43 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, TATUM E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $26,002.40 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRISTIN N Employer name Warren County Amount $26,002.17 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, REMA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,001.97 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULLE, MARY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,001.57 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARGARET L Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,001.51 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUEHLIG, TERRI A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $26,001.11 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JESSIE Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $26,000.85 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $26,000.56 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,000.56 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CHARLES R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $26,000.27 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $26,000.27 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MARY D Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,000.17 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $26,000.00 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALDESPINO, ANDRES J Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $26,000.00 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPALO, MARIE A Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $25,999.96 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWEK, REBECCA N Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $25,999.96 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DREW E Employer name Town of Pine Plains Amount $25,999.92 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, PEGGY A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $25,999.70 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRIONE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $25,999.59 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, DONNA M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $25,999.41 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, SUE E Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,999.25 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, NANCY J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,998.78 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DEBBIE A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $25,998.26 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, CAROLYN M Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $25,997.75 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, KAYE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $25,997.52 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDNEY, LYNNE E Employer name Eden CSD Amount $25,997.29 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, CHAREISE Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,996.61 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONI, FRANCIS D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,996.50 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATLLE, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,996.41 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIXLEY, DERRIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,996.23 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MANDY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,996.17 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLYYEDE, FOLYKE B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,996.16 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System