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 CHERUBINO, MARYBETH Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $26,205.62 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECENZO, KAREN A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $26,205.60 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLO, JOSEPH J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $26,205.00 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMSKI, JEANNINE A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $26,204.76 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JEFFREY P, JR Employer name Village of Depew Amount $26,204.71 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $26,204.43 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, JAMES P Employer name Town of Chester Amount $26,204.26 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIDONIO, MILAGRO Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $26,203.60 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ELIZABETH J Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $26,201.79 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BERNADETTE J Employer name Village of Granville Amount $26,201.54 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARO, ROLANDO F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $26,201.41 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CATHERINE L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,201.20 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, GARRY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,201.13 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JENNIFER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $26,200.66 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, RICHARD L Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $26,200.56 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAY, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $26,199.97 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKERT, SHELLEY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $26,199.90 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, ERIC R Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $26,199.70 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERBONE, REGINA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,199.01 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ADELINA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $26,199.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GEORGE A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $26,198.76 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, CARLA R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $26,197.51 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLPACK, MARY ALICE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,197.49 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON-DIRTON, PAULINA L Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $26,196.94 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDO, MICHAEL T Employer name Greene CSD Amount $26,196.36 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, SALLY A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $26,196.35 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, MARIE R Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $26,196.26 Date 09/27/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONCI, ANTHONY F Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $26,196.26 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, SHERRI R Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $26,196.00 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALEXA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,194.82 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, MARILYN JOAN Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $26,194.47 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURASSA, KRISTINA L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $26,194.39 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER-OWEN, DEBORAH L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $26,194.13 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, NANCY R Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $26,193.97 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, PATRICE M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $26,193.72 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIELLE K Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $26,193.66 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER-DANAS, GEORGIA F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $26,193.54 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, IRIS Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $26,193.45 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMETT, MARTHA L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $26,193.19 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, CHERYL ANN Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $26,192.69 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $26,192.38 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALRYMPLE, AMANDA E Employer name Livingston County Amount $26,192.00 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MICHELLE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,191.78 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $26,191.73 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, NICOLE M Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $26,191.72 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SANDRA K, MRS Employer name Medina CSD Amount $26,191.51 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTERT, MICHAEL A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $26,191.40 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, GARRETT L Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $26,191.01 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DOMENICO J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,190.78 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CALENE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $26,190.55 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWAPONG, NANA K Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $26,189.87 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFEE, MARK A Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $26,189.75 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIGHT, JASON E Employer name Poland CSD Amount $26,189.04 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, DIANE M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $26,189.00 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, SUSAN L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $26,188.95 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,188.88 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, ALESHA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,188.33 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, STACYANN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $26,188.32 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TINA M Employer name Town of Essex Amount $26,187.03 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONEY, CHARLES M Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $26,186.38 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSTON, CORINNE E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $26,186.27 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARGARET L Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,186.02 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARY ANN Employer name Seneca County Amount $26,185.97 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGG, COLLEEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $26,185.81 Date 05/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMER, JOHN Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $26,185.60 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUDA, JULIANNE M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $26,185.36 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUPI, NICHOLAS D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $26,185.30 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CYNTHIA J A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $26,185.23 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS-CUSUMANO, DEBORAH A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $26,185.21 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTUF, AMY M Employer name Town of Richland Amount $26,184.80 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CAROLYN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,184.06 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, ANDREW W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,184.00 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGFORD, HERBERT S Employer name Town of Lebanon Amount $26,183.66 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VABBALAREDDY, ROHINI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $26,183.58 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERILL, LINDSAY M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $26,183.57 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVE, JESSICA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,183.35 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVA, JULIE A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $26,183.25 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, TARA R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $26,183.12 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, NINA A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $26,183.00 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIPKIN, JOSHUA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,182.80 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, MICHAEL A Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $26,182.75 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, CALEB R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $26,182.63 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,182.60 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, ROY K Employer name Albany County Amount $26,181.91 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENDALE, DANIEL Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $26,181.71 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, MITCHELL E, SR Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $26,181.31 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CAROLE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,181.29 Date 04/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BARBARA A Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $26,181.08 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, JESSE C Employer name Town of Chili Amount $26,181.04 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, CHARLENE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,180.33 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, JESSICA J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $26,180.25 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ARIEL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,180.00 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACOB A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $26,179.91 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, JOSH L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $26,179.80 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGLIO, MICHELLE A Employer name Greene County Amount $26,179.78 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARCUS E Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $26,179.76 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COACHE-WALTERS, SIMONE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,179.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JILL G Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $26,179.73 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LU ANN M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,179.63 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHA, VALIOLLAH Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,179.46 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System