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 ANSELMO, DAWN H Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,259.21 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTES, DONNA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,259.21 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, NICOLE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $22,259.18 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $22,259.09 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMSTEAD, DIANNA L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $22,259.03 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELHAMER, JESSICA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $22,258.89 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNOTTA, MARCELLA K Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $22,258.32 Date 08/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LISA A Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $22,258.23 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, KELLY O Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,257.73 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GAIL O Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,257.34 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARIA Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $22,256.82 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHELLE R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $22,256.50 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, LINDA J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $22,256.40 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILFORD, ROBERT Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $22,256.03 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRABIZIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,254.87 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,254.42 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENISHEK, CHERYL D Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $22,254.00 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINSKEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $22,253.97 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, STEVEN B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,253.32 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-BRATHWAITE, MICHELLE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $22,253.26 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHORESKEY, NELSON Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $22,253.26 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $22,253.09 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, ROBERT E, III Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,252.85 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, PATRICIA A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $22,252.72 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERTNEY, KIMBERLY Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $22,252.60 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTELL, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,251.50 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTI, HEIDI A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,250.86 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEEANN Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $22,250.48 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKEL, NANCY A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $22,250.36 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, JASMINE N Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $22,250.13 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,250.08 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEINHARDT, JEFFREY N Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $22,250.04 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $22,249.55 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, BARBARA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,249.38 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $22,248.59 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREL, KATHLEEN N Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,248.47 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, JOHNNA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $22,247.22 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAUER, MARY P Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $22,247.20 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWUBA, OZOEMENA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $22,247.12 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPRIANCHIK, STACIE A Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $22,246.88 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLMAN, ALICIA M Employer name Field Library Amount $22,246.85 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, DARLENE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $22,246.73 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSIASHVILI, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $22,246.48 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKE, JULIE C Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $22,246.26 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCINO, GIOVANNI A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $22,246.22 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRELLA-SILVESTRI, DEBORA J Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $22,246.09 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KELVIN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,245.46 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, DILLAN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,245.31 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY-DIMMIG, JUNE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,245.19 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMSLEY, DANA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,245.18 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DEBBIE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $22,245.16 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYEA, ANITA M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $22,244.77 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,244.39 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACHUCIAK, RITA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,244.20 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORGANI, SHAHIDA P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,244.20 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZA, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,243.51 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, SANDRA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,243.47 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLVENBACH, KEVIN W Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $22,243.15 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIQUES, CECIL Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $22,242.61 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NICOLE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,242.50 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, SUSAN J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $22,242.41 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOOL, CARMELA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,242.29 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ADELA Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $22,241.64 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWTNA, MARY GAIL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,241.33 Date 06/26/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEK, CAROLYN R Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,241.24 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, LYNN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $22,241.05 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDER, KIM L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,241.05 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SANDRA Y Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,240.69 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, DEBORAH A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $22,240.62 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DWYER, MARY B Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $22,240.36 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, LAURA J Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $22,240.36 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREAS, ANA C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,240.06 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JAMES A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $22,239.72 Date 04/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, BARBARA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,239.55 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, RUTH Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $22,239.50 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSA, EDITH Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $22,239.48 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUKOS, BARBARA J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $22,238.94 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, DONNA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,238.88 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTO, ELAINE Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $22,238.81 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFIGLIO, GINA MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $22,238.68 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTE, SARAH Y A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,237.57 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, NICOLE D Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $22,237.50 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYO, JONATHAN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $22,237.48 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, GERALDINE M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $22,237.29 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXON, DARREN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $22,237.22 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE, KATRIN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,236.98 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TREMAINE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,236.83 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISINGH, DAHLIA R Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $22,236.79 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, CARRIE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,236.75 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $22,235.88 Date 04/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, PATRICE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $22,235.02 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, TONYA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,234.86 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, BRITTANY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,234.71 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SHANE M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $22,234.69 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARY ANN E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,234.67 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIRKO, JACQUELIN E Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $22,234.59 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANESTA, CATHERINE M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $22,234.53 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIS, GEORGIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,234.20 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCO, DANIEL Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $22,233.98 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGES, NAHLA J Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $22,233.89 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System