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 MATOTT, PETER W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $25,002.81 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPIA, KATHLEEN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $25,002.72 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, MATTHEW G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $25,002.45 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $25,002.32 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANAGAN, TAMMY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,001.90 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, SHERRY T Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $25,001.60 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKENS, VANESSA M Employer name Albany County Amount $25,001.49 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES COLON, CHRISTIE Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $25,001.48 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCIO, DOREEN A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $25,001.06 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, SUSAN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,001.06 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RONALD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,000.74 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERAZ, ANUM Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,000.68 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WAYNE M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $25,000.47 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONVIL, VILAIR Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $25,000.30 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, ASHER Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $25,000.30 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, AMANDA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,000.30 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMELLINO, MARY FRANCES Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,000.04 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, HEDY Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,000.04 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADOGAN, GLENDA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBROSKI, MEGHAN M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERANZA, GAIL A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,000.04 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTON, DOREEN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $25,000.04 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANUS, REBECCA M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $25,000.04 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, DAVID J Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $25,000.04 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ERIKA M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $25,000.04 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $25,000.02 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEROSO, EMMANUELLE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $25,000.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMONSKY, JAMES S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $25,000.00 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLDT, FLORA Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $25,000.00 Date 06/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $25,000.00 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCHIO, JOHN R Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $25,000.00 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASRADINAJ, BRITTANY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $25,000.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVIN, VIRGINIA A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $24,999.96 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACHIO, ANTHONY W Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $24,999.96 Date 10/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MARSHALL F Employer name Village of Wesley Hills Amount $24,999.96 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENLONG, ELLA MAE Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $24,999.96 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ERIKA L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $24,999.95 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAOUST, JENNIFER T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $24,999.85 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TASHEILA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,999.73 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ROSANNE Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $24,999.35 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, GINO L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $24,999.12 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCH, SUSAN C Employer name Town of Galway Amount $24,998.93 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KRISTINE A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $24,998.91 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO, HEATHER M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,998.72 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIESNER, ROBERT F Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $24,998.70 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARRAS, SHATANIA Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $24,998.56 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GRAZIA, MARY R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $24,998.34 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, DONNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $24,998.34 Date 09/14/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, CATHY M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,998.30 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMANI, SADIJA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $24,997.74 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFRESS, DA'TEEK S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,997.74 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNETT, STEPHANY G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,997.49 Date 03/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SANDRA L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $24,997.43 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHERCHIA, STEVEN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,997.39 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, LIANA P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $24,997.20 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Troy Amount $24,997.00 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ROSALIE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $24,996.64 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUM, EDWIN R Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $24,996.61 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, CHRISTINA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $24,996.52 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SANDRA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $24,996.43 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MELISSA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $24,996.33 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, NICHOLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $24,996.27 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, LINDA M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $24,996.25 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, MELISSA C Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $24,996.15 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, WILLIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,996.14 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLUDZINSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,995.55 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, LUCY C Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $24,995.52 Date 05/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINGER, LAURIE A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $24,994.71 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, ROXANNE M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $24,994.62 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, WANDA Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $24,994.59 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANGELA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $24,994.34 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, JUNE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,993.73 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, BONNIE S Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,993.69 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-CERBONE, ELOISA G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,993.22 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JEREMY M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $24,993.04 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JEANNE M Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $24,992.84 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, LESLIE M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,992.52 Date 11/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LINDA J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $24,992.51 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,992.34 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LORI ANN Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $24,991.27 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ADAM A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $24,991.17 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,990.93 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $24,990.18 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELL, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $24,990.18 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, ERIC L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $24,990.18 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $24,990.18 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LYNN J Employer name Town of Murray Amount $24,990.00 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, NATALIE D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $24,990.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDDO, SHEILA M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $24,989.34 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEHU, RYAN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24,988.75 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEMER, LISA M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $24,988.73 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, SCOTT A Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $24,988.68 Date 10/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, STEPHEN V Employer name Westchester County Amount $24,988.56 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTHIER, MARK R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $24,988.50 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINO, SUSANNAH Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $24,988.22 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, DENISE M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $24,988.07 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, CINDY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,987.60 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, DANIELLE M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $24,987.49 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW, ELBERT K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,987.38 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System