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 LAMBADARIOS, KONSTANTINA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $23,392.91 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSMEAD, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,392.88 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBERT, JEFFREY M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $23,392.68 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, PENNY S Employer name Broome County Amount $23,392.63 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRYCA, JESSICA L Employer name Broome County Amount $23,392.58 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NIA I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,391.61 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAILLIER, CLARISSA N Employer name Lewis County Amount $23,391.41 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITKO, MARISA A Employer name Orange County Amount $23,391.18 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LOIS J Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $23,391.00 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TOTLYN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $23,390.55 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARIA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,390.24 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, DAVID P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $23,389.89 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, SOLIMAR Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $23,389.76 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LINDA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,389.65 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, WENDY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,389.62 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINTON, TIMOTHY R, JR Employer name Town of South Bristol Amount $23,389.56 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANELLONE, SHALYN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $23,389.47 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MEAGHAN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,389.36 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOSTHENE, PIERRE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $23,388.95 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASURSKY, DANIELLE Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $23,388.77 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, TIMOTHY D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $23,388.56 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMPERT, TAMMY L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,388.55 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, RODNEY B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,387.95 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, MARILYN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,387.61 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, FRANCES A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,387.43 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELOUZIS, MARGARET E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,387.35 Date 09/25/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGHILLERI, DONNA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,387.35 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, MERCEDES Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,387.35 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STACY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,387.35 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, CANDIDA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,387.35 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIMAJ, THERESA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,387.35 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, DEBORAH W Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $23,387.25 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, RYAN F Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $23,386.97 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MAUREEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,386.68 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, LORI D Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $23,386.40 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JILL C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,386.09 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, ALEXIS R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $23,385.61 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YE, LINFANG Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,385.03 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JAMES G Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $23,384.95 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JEAN S Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $23,383.70 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, CATHLEEN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,383.69 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARYWON, KENNETH R Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,382.26 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLESIMO, FRANK J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,382.08 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHAMS, CARRIE M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $23,381.96 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, SHARON M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,381.56 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOL, JILL D Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $23,381.23 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORE, PAULA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,380.46 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, JOSEPH N, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $23,380.44 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANN, JUDITH T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,380.35 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, BRANDON C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,380.25 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, AIDA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,380.14 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, JOSE F Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $23,380.13 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIBALLI, TEMPERANCE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $23,380.10 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMMICK, ISABELLE C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $23,380.04 Date 08/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOK, SOPEA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $23,379.96 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHNS, DAWN M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $23,379.85 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKSIT, ANASUA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,379.79 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEARLE, DOROTHY Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,379.79 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $23,378.88 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Union Amount $23,378.82 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFERLE, BRADLEY J Employer name Erie County Amount $23,378.80 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, MICHAEL J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $23,378.69 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHANIESA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $23,378.06 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER-ALLAWAY, LORILEE J Employer name Department of State Amount $23,377.84 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDELL, MICHELLE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,377.80 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, DANIEL G Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $23,377.68 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, DAWN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,377.46 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, AMANDA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,377.28 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMMINIA, ANTHONY M Employer name Cortland County Amount $23,377.21 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, DAWN R Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,376.10 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETORY, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $23,376.01 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRICE, JAMES R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,375.73 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LEAH M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $23,375.70 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, SHANNON P Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $23,375.60 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPERT, OWEN R Employer name Erie County Amount $23,375.19 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,374.70 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZIMAS, DEMETRIOS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,374.20 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECK, GAIL A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,373.97 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, MARK W Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $23,373.68 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KAREEN D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $23,373.58 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILECCHIA, ANTOINETTE Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $23,373.53 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, DONNA J Employer name Town of Keene Amount $23,373.37 Date 02/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOURELATOS, VIVI Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $23,373.35 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDT, TERRY V Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $23,373.28 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEREK J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $23,373.16 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MAKEBA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,372.16 Date 01/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERNA, SUSANA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,371.95 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELSON, TERESA Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $23,371.72 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERACCINY, CONNIE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,371.65 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $23,371.60 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ELIZABETH Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $23,371.14 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, MARY G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,371.02 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ORIN O Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,370.56 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RAVEN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,370.28 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, NICOLE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,370.27 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYROFF, DANIELLE M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $23,370.26 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ANNA MAY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,369.93 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDZIARSKI, CODY D Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $23,369.87 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LISA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,369.76 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTER, CATHERINE E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,369.61 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System