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 TRINIDAD, NERISSA JOYCE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,375.26 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, RYAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $26,374.67 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNER, DANIELLE L Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $26,374.42 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, SUZANNE M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $26,374.14 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWANIEC, JONATHAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $26,373.99 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARY ANN Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,373.86 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANTHAL, LAUREN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $26,373.85 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, CHAD E Employer name Camden CSD Amount $26,373.64 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHEE, WILLIAM C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $26,373.55 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVIECCIO, GEORGINA F Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,373.25 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DEBRA A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,373.18 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWER, CATHERINE E Employer name Broome County Amount $26,372.57 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERWEL, STEPHANIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $26,372.19 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEE, KELVIN Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $26,371.90 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KATHRYN E Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $26,371.47 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, KATHRYN R Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $26,371.26 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DAWN M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $26,371.03 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, SERGIO A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $26,370.69 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, MARCUS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,370.64 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYREK, KENNETH M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $26,369.79 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, JANE G Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $26,369.77 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLARES, DENNIS E Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $26,369.76 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, SABY J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $26,369.29 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDESTRI, AMY L, MS Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $26,369.25 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Union Amount $26,369.07 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEA, MARISA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,368.80 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, DANIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,368.40 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NORMAN G Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $26,368.31 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEILS, PATRICIA L Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $26,368.09 Date 01/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, STEPHANIE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,367.95 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGEON, JESSICA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,367.68 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERA, JOANNE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $26,367.38 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LINDA H Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $26,367.06 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIBABA, AUDREY L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $26,366.94 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, NICOLE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,366.82 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOANN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $26,366.74 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, ERNEST J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $26,366.59 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER-HAUSCH, KRISTINE E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,366.42 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, VIVIENNE F Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $26,366.28 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURFARO, CYNTHIA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,365.89 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAIS, ANN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,365.30 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGAZINO, DONATA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $26,365.14 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUSKO, CASEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,365.07 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, JOANNE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,365.06 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, MILAGROS M Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $26,364.66 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDEN, IAN T Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,364.00 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERG, CAROL F Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $26,363.88 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROCHELLE M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $26,363.56 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, PAUL A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $26,363.16 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASHO-KROCK, SARAH E Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,363.16 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, KATHLEEN M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $26,362.92 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYLL, JAMES E, JR Employer name Village of South Dayton Amount $26,362.70 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREPPEL, MONICA M Employer name Erie County Amount $26,362.50 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $26,362.32 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNIGLE, KEVIN R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,361.68 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAPER, JULIE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $26,361.36 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CYNTHIA M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $26,361.21 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWAHIWE, EMEKA R Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $26,360.58 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTRIDGE, SARA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $26,360.32 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCEGLIA, MICHELLE L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $26,360.04 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ELEANA J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $26,359.97 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIK, YESHA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $26,359.75 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ANTHONY N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $26,359.54 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, JEANNE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $26,359.51 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SANDRA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $26,359.30 Date 07/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, ALICIA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $26,359.18 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, CATHERINE L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $26,359.14 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTRAM, ROBIN L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $26,358.27 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, MARIE J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,358.03 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CHERYL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,357.91 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDLER, ALYSON R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $26,357.86 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISEWOOD, LINDA A, MS Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,357.34 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSASSER, SANDRA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,357.22 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, JENICA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,357.05 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, REBECCA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $26,356.91 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, SAMANTHA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,356.53 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAY, CHRISTOPHER Q Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $26,356.49 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KELLY A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $26,356.45 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARM, GERALDINE E Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $26,356.24 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ANNA M Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $26,355.87 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI-BROWN, AIMEE J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $26,355.86 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, CONNIE M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $26,355.74 Date 09/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, MARK E Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $26,355.69 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, DANIEL J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $26,355.53 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, EVAN G Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,355.52 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, MICAH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,355.41 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DOREEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,354.91 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFERSWILER, CHARITY C Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,354.88 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRA, DOREEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,354.56 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, JAMES J Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $26,354.45 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPIAKORANG, SAMUEL O Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,354.24 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $26,353.79 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTEN, BEVERLY L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $26,353.64 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, JOHN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,353.30 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JANETTE Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,352.12 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LORI A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $26,351.99 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-OVERHOLT, JESSICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $26,351.70 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWARE, EILEEN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,351.67 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGRENIER, GARY M Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $26,351.62 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEKICI, ARDIANA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $26,351.60 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System