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 FEFEE, DARRIN J Employer name Village of Malone Amount $20,007.11 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, TAMMY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,007.05 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSWEIN, EVAN Employer name Oneida County Amount $20,006.91 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,006.70 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LESLIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $20,006.48 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $20,006.45 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TRAVIS J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $20,006.43 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDECKER, DANA M Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $20,006.08 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $20,005.77 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JERECUA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $20,005.63 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAROTTI, JOHN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $20,005.41 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, DEIRDRE A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $20,005.33 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, GARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,005.09 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, NICHOLAS W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $20,005.09 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATSOUNIS, VASILIOS P Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $20,004.98 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ROBIN L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $20,004.71 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIMILLER, GARRETT C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,004.60 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, AMBER L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $20,002.76 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, SHERRI B Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,002.40 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, SHAWNA E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,001.54 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIEGEL, JILL M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $20,001.44 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, ALBERT J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $20,001.43 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, THERESA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $20,000.92 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, JOANNE L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $20,000.49 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MICHELLE A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $20,000.35 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDLEY, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,000.34 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, MICHAEL C Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,000.24 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGANA, PASQUALE Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,000.24 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, RONALD L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $20,000.24 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MINERVA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $20,000.11 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA PEREZ, JOSE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $20,000.11 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSH, RITWICK Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,000.04 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALGAY, ALINE D Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $20,000.04 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $20,000.04 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DESMOND C B Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $20,000.04 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, BRENDAN G Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $20,000.04 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KRYSTA A Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $20,000.04 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MORGAN B Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $20,000.02 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, KRISTINE L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $20,000.01 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNAW, PATRICIA R Employer name Town of Ashford Amount $20,000.00 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, THOMAS H Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $20,000.00 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINZIA, ELEZABETH Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $20,000.00 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $20,000.00 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHICO, RICCI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,000.00 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Depew Amount $19,999.98 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN S Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $19,999.95 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DUANE E Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $19,999.92 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKH, MYKHAYLO Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $19,999.87 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYWOOD, PRISCILLA O Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $19,999.48 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, GREGG H Employer name Town of York Amount $19,999.37 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAGALLI, PAUL Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $19,999.28 Date 06/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, FRANCINE R Employer name Naples CSD Amount $19,997.94 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARAMOLA, CHRISTIANAH Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $19,997.54 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, STEPHEN P Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $19,997.30 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTA, ANGELINA B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,997.20 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLEY, WESLEY Employer name City of Albany Amount $19,997.12 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSEN, KURT R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $19,996.92 Date 06/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, REBECCA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $19,996.62 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, VILMA E Employer name City of Utica Amount $19,996.07 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, TIFFANY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,995.77 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEM, STEPHEN W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $19,995.17 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, BRIAN E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $19,994.90 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, LIDIA C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $19,994.83 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITEMA, NIKKI Employer name Lewis County Amount $19,994.40 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DAVE C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $19,993.40 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER-MITCHELL, ERNEST S Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,993.26 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, PAUL Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $19,993.01 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, ROBERT Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $19,993.00 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,992.66 Date 11/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHERWOOD, ELIZABETH J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $19,992.05 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, STACY Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $19,992.02 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SIERRA P Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,991.89 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $19,991.71 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, CINDY L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $19,991.68 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZIESLER, LORI JO Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $19,991.62 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIE, DENISE C Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $19,991.50 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIBIEHLY, KRISTIEN L Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $19,991.32 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, PAMELA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $19,991.17 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULAIS, ADRIAN P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $19,990.54 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAIKH, FAUZIA Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,990.44 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCELLO, ALFRED S, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,990.26 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEHANTY, SEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,990.26 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, JOHN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,990.26 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKOW, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,990.26 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULOTTA, SORIVEL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,990.13 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, KATIRIA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $19,989.88 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKER, JESSICA L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $19,989.78 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNOT, BESS ANN T Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $19,989.48 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MATTHEW J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $19,989.25 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPKA, RACHEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $19,989.08 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARAGON, MARYROSE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,988.80 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSEKER, LOLA L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $19,988.66 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, MARIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $19,988.10 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAKLEY, ANGELA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,987.89 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, BONNIE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $19,987.65 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, JEFFREY J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $19,987.29 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MIGDALIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,986.94 Date 03/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, MARGARET A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $19,986.85 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, JOEL C Employer name Franklin County Amount $19,986.24 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $19,986.15 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System