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 FELDMAN, STEVEN A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $25,899.83 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, MARIA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $25,899.83 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, MARIE J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $25,899.78 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYSTAJKO, KATRINA C Employer name Greene County Amount $25,899.32 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $25,899.10 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BRIAN J Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $25,898.71 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARQUIS R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,898.68 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, NANCY M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $25,898.07 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TINA M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $25,897.93 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENT, MICHAEL R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,897.91 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JOYCE H Employer name Holland CSD Amount $25,897.91 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, MICHELE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $25,897.83 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSON, DENISE A Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $25,897.06 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MILTON Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,896.95 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERHORN, DENISE Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $25,896.83 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCIOLD, MARIALENA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,896.69 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, LUCILLE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,896.33 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, MARY A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $25,896.26 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDET, ANGIE J Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $25,895.35 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGANDI, MARIANNE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $25,895.13 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBER, JANE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,894.98 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, ANGELA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $25,894.84 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBANE, MARJORIE R Employer name City of Utica Amount $25,894.74 Date 04/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, STEPHEN G Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $25,894.29 Date 06/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, BROCK E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,894.27 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, SHEILA M Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $25,893.37 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVIDERA, SCOTT BECHARD Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,893.11 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, REBECCA A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $25,892.81 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEN, DANIEL E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,892.77 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMUNDSEN, NANCY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,892.28 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JANET M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,892.15 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, HEATHER L Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $25,892.10 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MINAL S Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $25,892.07 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, ASHLEY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,892.00 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, JEANNA Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,891.96 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ELLEN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,891.91 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENHAM, ANDREA Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,891.51 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEN, SHADELLA S Employer name Albany County Amount $25,891.40 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, SUSETTE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,891.25 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ-DELGADO, MICHELLY A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $25,890.64 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, LAURA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $25,890.49 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRO, MICHAEL C Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $25,890.47 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, KAREN L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $25,890.36 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SAMANTHA C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $25,890.30 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTE, JANET L Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,889.52 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, TAYLOR L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,889.29 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, RYANNE P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $25,888.91 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $25,887.94 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOCKALINGAM, MEENA Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $25,887.65 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, AMANDA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,887.03 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRUDO, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $25,887.00 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLERIANI, SAM L Employer name Town of Gates Amount $25,887.00 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEULAND, MARILYN L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $25,886.81 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JASMINE N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $25,885.74 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUIRE, BRIAN C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $25,885.63 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIPTON, TOUSSAINT F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,885.41 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNARD, KORY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $25,885.30 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAWNA Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,884.92 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, FRANCES M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,884.30 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEDREWSKI, DEBBIE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,883.95 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONIWSKY, HELEN M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $25,883.83 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWSETT, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $25,883.80 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORGOS, KARA S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,883.34 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFAIR, LISA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $25,883.20 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, DEVON M Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $25,882.80 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL E, II Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $25,882.48 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NIEL, THERESA M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,882.33 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDSCHUH, ROBERT J Employer name Ulster County Amount $25,881.82 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CATHY A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $25,881.82 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIERMYER, JAMIE L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $25,881.31 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KIMBERLEY R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,880.83 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, YING Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,880.67 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMSUDEN, JOHN J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,880.58 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYER, MELODI L Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $25,880.39 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRINK, JAN C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,880.37 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLMAN, WILLIAM B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $25,879.86 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, DOREEN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,879.82 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBRODT, CYNTHIA L Employer name Tully CSD Amount $25,879.33 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, KENEDI N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,879.26 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIA, DEBRA S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,879.14 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEKICI, ARDIANA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,879.00 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, CARMINE V Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $25,878.79 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLA, MARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,878.47 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, JASON M Employer name Town of Salina Amount $25,876.15 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BRENDA J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $25,876.05 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $25,876.02 Date 01/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAU, PATRICIA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,875.65 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIDER, GAIL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,874.50 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,873.32 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, JANET Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,873.07 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSS, SCOTT R Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $25,872.41 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, SANDRA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $25,872.38 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRITER, VANESSA M Employer name Albany County Amount $25,871.62 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, EDWARD M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $25,871.51 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ANGELA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $25,871.27 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABBS, JUSTIN Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $25,870.88 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, PAULINE J Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $25,870.34 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO QUASTO, LEWIS H Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $25,869.95 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASREEN, TAHAMINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,869.83 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, THERESA M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $25,869.67 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System