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 MAHONY, MATTHEW S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,923.98 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASCIO, JANET L Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $23,923.18 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, PATRICIA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,922.67 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUNTA, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,922.10 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, MONIKA K Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $23,922.10 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, YOLANDA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,922.06 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTOFFIO, CARLA M Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $23,922.02 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONCZAK, JODY M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $23,921.67 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITELBAUM, MENDEL Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $23,921.26 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMBORIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $23,921.12 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, KAREN A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $23,920.95 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ARCHIE H, III Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $23,920.57 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLE, JOHN H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $23,920.37 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKAFELLOW, SANDRA G Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $23,918.95 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINATI, THERESA D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,918.43 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, MELISSA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,917.77 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, FREDERICK R Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $23,917.46 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, STEVEN B Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,917.17 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRINO, DONNA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,917.17 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, DIANE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,917.17 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ANN C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,917.17 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKSELL, MARIE G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,917.17 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, ERIC A Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,916.98 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,916.78 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JOYCE P Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $23,916.38 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERSTON, SARAH J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $23,916.29 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOISE CASSETTA, MADELEINE E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $23,916.29 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKHIJANI, MILI Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $23,916.29 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENDE, AMY MARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $23,916.25 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONNA M Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $23,916.25 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, ABBY Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,916.19 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERA, WILLIAM J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,915.95 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHA, ALEXIS Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $23,915.86 Date 05/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSIGNORE, GEORGINA L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,915.48 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $23,915.44 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, PAUL A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $23,915.21 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKESLEY, CRAIG A, JR Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $23,915.18 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, FELISCIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $23,915.14 Date 09/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMA, KEVIN D Employer name Broome County Amount $23,914.81 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, STEPHANIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $23,914.46 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNY, RANDY A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $23,914.40 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDRIDGE, GEORGE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,914.21 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, VICKI L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $23,913.96 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZYNSKI, DANA Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $23,913.80 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, BRANDON L Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $23,913.50 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,913.28 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FALL, RONDA L Employer name City of Lockport Amount $23,913.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STEPHEN W Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $23,913.06 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGERMAN, PAULA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,912.83 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, LYNDA L Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,912.82 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, RANDY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $23,912.73 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, KATHY M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $23,912.63 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, GUY B Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $23,912.44 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISINGER, JENNIFER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,912.31 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HUSEN, MARGARET G Employer name Bath CSD Amount $23,912.30 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, DONNA M Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $23,912.27 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, ROSE M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $23,912.24 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, THOMAS W Employer name Village of Round Lake Amount $23,912.00 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, STEVEN J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $23,911.86 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMKEWITSCH, TATIANA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $23,911.44 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, ERNST Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $23,911.32 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANELLA, DANIEL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,910.61 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMON, CANDACE J Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,910.51 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELS, CORINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,910.44 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, SCOTT W Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,910.30 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEISEN-ROOT, JOHANNA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $23,910.23 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACEK, MARK A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $23,909.80 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, KATLYN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $23,909.76 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAUCI, LAURA LEE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $23,909.65 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JULIET R Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $23,909.63 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HART, MELLISSA Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $23,909.40 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $23,908.96 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENN, DEBRA E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,908.87 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTER, SHAHANA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,908.84 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,908.84 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGIN, MARGARET C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,908.84 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHET, LA'CHELE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,908.84 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIVIGNO, COSTANZA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,908.84 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, JAMES E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $23,908.81 Date 09/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUKAM, LORI A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $23,908.42 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, AMY C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,908.06 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SHAVONNE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,907.62 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $23,907.52 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, DESMOND A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $23,907.31 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINSTER, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,907.27 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, PAMELA Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $23,907.19 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES LANDAVERDE, ROSA T Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $23,907.10 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RISA I Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $23,906.66 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MARY A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,906.57 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DIANE E Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $23,906.46 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, JAMIE R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $23,906.12 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERCHER, ERIN T Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,906.02 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,905.95 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSER, ANN MARIE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,905.52 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, LETICIA Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $23,905.32 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, STEPHANIE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,905.21 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, NATALIE M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $23,905.10 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABERT, MELISA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $23,904.91 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORZEPA, DONNA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,904.59 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELL, ELAINE J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $23,904.51 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System