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 ESPOSITO, NATALIE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $20,228.87 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JENNIFER L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $20,228.84 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JOHN H Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $20,228.65 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VONA, DANA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,228.54 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, FREDERICK D Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $20,228.50 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, CANDACE R Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $20,227.75 Date 07/06/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DONALD P, JR Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,227.68 Date 01/25/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONNICK, JOANNE E Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $20,227.37 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, JERROLD L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $20,227.37 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $20,226.71 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVEANS, MICHAEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $20,226.37 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCHER, DEBRA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,226.33 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, NOREEN R Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $20,225.94 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, KELLIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,225.63 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, NICCOLE L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,225.58 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, SARA M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,225.38 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JACK Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $20,225.27 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, KAREN M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $20,225.00 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.ANN BROWN, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $20,224.89 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, LINDA M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $20,224.86 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDASCINI, BOBBIE JO Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $20,224.73 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATSCHER, SCOTT Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $20,224.45 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $20,223.78 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, FRANK J Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $20,223.36 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMOCIDA, LILLIAN Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,223.30 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KENIA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,223.27 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, CYNTHIA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $20,223.16 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, HEATHER R Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $20,223.16 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,222.79 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, DENISE E Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $20,222.74 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNA, DONNA M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $20,222.26 Date 09/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANC, JOHN T Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20,222.20 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUDO, ANA EVELYN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,222.07 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEIRA, JEFFREY J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $20,222.03 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MELLODY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $20,222.01 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORA, MICHAEL J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,221.97 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBLER, ALYSSA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,221.84 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MITCHELL D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $20,221.71 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, JEAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,221.65 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUE, CHERISE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,221.54 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTS, ROBERTA Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,221.53 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMT, LORI A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $20,220.95 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZIUK, SAMANTHA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,220.85 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGWALD, PAULA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,220.67 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, GERALDINE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,220.62 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,220.56 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, SHIREEN L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $20,220.54 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, MARGARET K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,220.46 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, ANN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,220.31 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, JEFFREY G Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,219.71 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, GARY D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,219.68 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDOWSKI, TRACY L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,219.53 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, GEORGE F Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,219.31 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, SANDRA F Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $20,219.11 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WENDY L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $20,218.99 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMELIO, KARIN Employer name Orange County Amount $20,218.59 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KONE, LORI A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,218.54 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JOAN L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $20,218.44 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DONALD W, JR Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,218.23 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAI, RICHARD T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $20,217.70 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JAMES C Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $20,217.33 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SANDRA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,217.28 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINAGEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,217.19 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HILDA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,217.13 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISLE, PATTY A Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $20,216.33 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENE, GREGORY Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $20,216.24 Date 01/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, FRANCES Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,216.23 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNA-BRAINARD, BERTRAND B Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,216.00 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, COLLEEN A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,215.94 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, NANCY A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $20,214.75 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKLE, CYNTHIA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,214.61 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, SALLY J Employer name Panama CSD Amount $20,214.45 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASLEY, DANIELLE A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $20,214.18 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SARAH J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,213.09 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERTICK, MARGARET A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $20,212.80 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, GERALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $20,212.65 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIELLO, COLLEEN P Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $20,212.62 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDER, BARBARA J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,212.41 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,212.33 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEILINGER, RONALD K Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $20,212.22 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, SARAH C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,212.14 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOYCE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,211.98 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, MARY D Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $20,211.95 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKOSKA, MELISA A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $20,211.40 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, MICHELLE L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $20,211.10 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, CHERYLL L Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,210.99 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $20,210.87 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASKA, STACY E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,210.63 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSAGHT, SUSAN E Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,210.14 Date 08/27/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVONIO, JENNIFER L Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,210.11 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNISS, ROBIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,209.97 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, SHAINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,209.36 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, MARY C Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $20,209.04 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON-GABRIEL, JEMUEL Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $20,208.73 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MICHAEL A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $20,208.58 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, DONALD J Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $20,207.98 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRON, JEFFREY W Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $20,207.81 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, MARY A Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $20,207.75 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLOT, CAROLYN Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $20,207.73 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURZEWSKI, TRACEY J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $20,207.64 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System