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 STASKO, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome County Amount $26,028.82 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHORN, MARGARET B Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $26,028.59 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRNEY, SUSANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,028.00 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALEXANDRA J Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $26,027.86 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, JACK A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $26,027.64 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJEWSKI, DEBRA J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $26,027.42 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, INEZ Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $26,027.27 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SALLIE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,027.20 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELLO, JAMES J Employer name Town of Union Amount $26,026.97 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNELL, JAMES, JR Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $26,026.94 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SONIA I Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $26,026.11 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, ROSE M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $26,025.98 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SAMANTHA R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $26,025.84 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, M ZUBAIR Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $26,025.71 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZOLARE, DEBRA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,025.47 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENNETH M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $26,025.10 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SICKLE, LAURA Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $26,024.98 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITKIN, JANIS F Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,024.72 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, NATHAN S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $26,024.71 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KATHLEEN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,024.68 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, AYANNA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,024.03 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, ROSA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,023.84 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENN, KOTY K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,023.68 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, GINA A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $26,023.36 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, MICHELLE M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $26,023.32 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $26,022.91 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KELLEY V Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $26,022.85 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULERO, JULIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $26,022.52 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, ANDREW J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $26,022.51 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, JOSE Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $26,022.00 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LYNN M Employer name Tioga County Amount $26,021.96 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACCHETTA, THOMAS M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $26,021.90 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, JENNIFER Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,021.65 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AERY, DONNA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $26,021.62 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESS, MARLINO A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,021.61 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LELAND F, JR Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $26,021.61 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZENKA, ESTHER L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $26,021.60 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOLINI, FRANK D Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $26,021.58 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, GREGORY J Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $26,021.28 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLIN, MARGARET A Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $26,020.23 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, JANET Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,020.22 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPINSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $26,020.11 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, STEVEN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,019.76 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTSCHERT, NICOLE K Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $26,019.17 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LINDA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $26,019.17 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDES, DONNA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,018.60 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASUONNO, MIRIAM Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,018.28 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, MARY ELLEN Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $26,017.75 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, AMANDA Y Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $26,017.46 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, ROSE M Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $26,016.48 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAERTNER, SUSAN L Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $26,016.43 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTELL, LORI A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $26,016.26 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JEFFREY G, JR Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $26,016.22 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIO, SOEURETTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,016.07 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANTATUC, VLADIMIR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,016.00 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARK A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $26,015.92 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, JESSICA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,015.34 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAVID A, II Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $26,015.28 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, GEORGE W Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $26,015.20 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, STEVEN N Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $26,014.75 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRUDO, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $26,014.40 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LORENA M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $26,014.37 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEW, KATHRYN E Employer name Victor CSD Amount $26,014.26 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEAL, KELLY S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $26,014.08 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRONTI, DOMINIC J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $26,013.65 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, KEVIN L, JR Employer name Franklin County Amount $26,013.57 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, BARBARA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $26,013.22 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWERKEN, BARBARA J Employer name Livingston County Amount $26,012.43 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREMPEL, TARA B Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $26,012.40 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISAILLON, CLARA M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $26,012.19 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLWORK, CATHI A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $26,012.06 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, ERIN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,012.00 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELYN, NORVA D Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,011.77 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIKOFF, ANGELA M Employer name Milford CSD Amount $26,011.72 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVENTRY, ANNA K Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $26,011.67 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYBOWSKI, MARYBETH Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,011.65 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHANIQUA J S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $26,011.27 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARICHNY, MICHELE T Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $26,011.03 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, ADAM J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $26,010.90 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADNER, KELLY E Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $26,010.87 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, LAKIESHA E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $26,010.73 Date 08/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIS, JUNE K Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $26,010.00 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDFLEISCH, KARL F, JR Employer name Cayuga Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $26,009.22 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAANSEN, MICHAEL T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,009.14 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, DEBRA A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $26,009.09 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JONATHAN C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,008.79 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARY T Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $26,008.52 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, KIMBERLY S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $26,008.22 Date 01/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JEROME G Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $26,008.14 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOYAIN, VIRGINIA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,006.86 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, TAMMY K Employer name Newark CSD Amount $26,006.33 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAB, JASON G Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $26,006.03 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JOSEPH A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $26,005.85 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDWORTH, JENNIE D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,005.78 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JILL M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $26,005.72 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMANDO, PAMELA N Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $26,005.14 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADFIELD, VELICIA L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $26,004.51 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JON D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $26,004.23 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROCCO, PATRICK M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $26,004.14 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRETT J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $26,004.03 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System