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 GARRISON, VIRGINIA E Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $25,707.97 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KAREN L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25,707.94 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $25,707.88 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CRAIG S Employer name Warren County Amount $25,707.81 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSARDI, JOANN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,707.46 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUOJO, CAROL J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,707.46 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $25,707.35 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $25,706.90 Date 08/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSTEIN, SANDRA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $25,706.72 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACHS, LESLIE M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $25,706.51 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JONATHAN D Employer name Corning Community College Amount $25,706.32 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, ROBERT R Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,705.66 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAZAR, CHRISTINE D Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $25,705.30 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, MATTHEW R Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,705.00 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIG, TAYLOR D Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,704.96 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, WALTER R, III Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $25,704.59 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, KAYANN Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,704.35 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, KERRI L Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $25,704.23 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOS, CAROL A Employer name Malverne Public Library Amount $25,704.00 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JACQUELINE A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $25,703.64 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FUOCO, MATTHEW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $25,703.55 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOUFE, ANTHONY J Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $25,703.21 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTSLEF, CECELIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,702.90 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JILL M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,702.88 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, PAULA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,702.80 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $25,702.60 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, ERICA L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $25,702.15 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ISRAEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,701.85 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINS, ELIZABETH J Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,701.82 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINCOTTA, SANDRA R Employer name Homer CSD Amount $25,701.80 Date 05/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, MEGAN E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,701.39 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, PATRICIA L Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $25,701.26 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, KAREN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $25,700.82 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIOLA, AMANDA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $25,700.67 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, STACY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,700.34 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KATHRYN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $25,700.11 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BILLY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,699.97 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, YVONNE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $25,699.91 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CRYSTAL N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $25,699.85 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHELE L Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $25,699.48 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, ANA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $25,699.10 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LIONEL E Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $25,698.92 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, JOSEPH E Employer name Erie County Amount $25,698.87 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $25,698.66 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROXANNE E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $25,697.88 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, DEBBY Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $25,697.68 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, MARCIA E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,697.50 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKOWSKI, NINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,696.81 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTZ, RANDALL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,696.54 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHEIM, ALLEN R Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $25,696.36 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CHAD E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $25,696.03 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JANET D Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $25,695.88 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, CASSANDRA P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $25,695.83 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, ANDREA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,695.78 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, ASHLEY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,695.29 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERIGARD, ELISE N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,695.15 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SARAH J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,695.15 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $25,694.28 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, HELEN M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $25,694.24 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ELISETE Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $25,694.04 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, FRANCIS W Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $25,693.99 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWINT, STEPHANIE Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $25,693.98 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MINNICK M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $25,693.62 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUSTNER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Fallsburg Library Amount $25,693.60 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALEK, CHRISTIE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,693.38 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZ, JUDITH A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $25,693.09 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSO, ANDREW R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,692.78 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACCONI, JAYNE E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,692.78 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEAD, DEAN Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $25,692.70 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ANITA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,692.56 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, SCOTT A Employer name Fulton County Amount $25,692.37 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOY ANN R Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $25,692.05 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, SUSAN L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,691.75 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, MARK Employer name City of Troy Amount $25,691.16 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDORAK, PATRICIA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,691.09 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANICE Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $25,690.91 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, JOSHUA D Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $25,690.88 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, BRIAN G Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,690.78 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAIPOVICH, JOSEPH J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $25,690.58 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUS, MAXIMILIEN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $25,690.51 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACEY N Employer name Greene County Amount $25,690.45 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $25,690.31 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, GAIL Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,690.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LINDA L Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $25,689.97 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $25,689.65 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GURTY, MICHAEL S Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,689.22 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, ETHEL MINYKA Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,688.79 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, BARTON J Employer name Town of Troupsburg Amount $25,688.62 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, CHRISTINE P Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,688.55 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, MEGAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,688.46 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, JEFFREY B Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $25,688.29 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KIAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,688.13 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUROPATWINSKI, TONYA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $25,688.11 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPFER, STEPHEN B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $25,688.07 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLACA, SUSAN K Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,687.95 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, KIM C Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $25,687.65 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHAVON S Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,687.64 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHAEL D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,686.76 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CARRIE M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $25,686.68 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDENBERG, LISA I Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $25,686.68 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System