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 BOMBARDIERI, LISA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,074.57 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DIANNE S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $44,074.52 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVINO, RHONDA F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,074.52 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ELLEN S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,074.49 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOE, KHINSOE Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $44,074.39 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CONSTANCE M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $44,074.38 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORCHUK, VALERIY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,074.19 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIMESHA Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,074.09 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLALUCA, PAUL Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,073.68 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $44,073.43 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Albany County Amount $44,073.38 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPP, THOMAS D Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $44,073.33 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGRECCI, MARILYN P Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $44,073.04 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Orange County Amount $44,072.68 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGG, JANICE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,072.62 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REGAN, BRIAN M Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $44,072.42 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANG, PAUL A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,072.40 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, EPIFANIA MARIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,072.26 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NANCY J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $44,071.59 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,071.56 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ROBERT R, JR Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $44,071.53 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIAS, NESIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,071.43 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CORNELIUS A Employer name Lisbon CSD Amount $44,071.16 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, RODNEY P Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,070.94 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, JANIS A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $44,070.79 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOUVET, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Scio Amount $44,070.77 Date 03/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, JAMES A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,070.57 Date 06/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, JASON M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $44,070.48 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTKA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $44,070.02 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVES, CAROL J Employer name Warren County Amount $44,069.89 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $44,069.66 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRO, DONNA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,069.62 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDHAM, ELENA M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $44,069.58 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHIC, ZIJAD Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $44,069.56 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, ANGEL H Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,069.55 Date 09/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAW, SHELLEY J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $44,069.51 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, NANCY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,069.27 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, DAWN K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,069.27 Date 08/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCUCCI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,068.98 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATASSA, MELANIE V Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,068.39 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINLEY, JULIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,068.23 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA, THUY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,068.17 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LISA K Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,068.13 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADAS, JOHN P Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $44,067.76 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANARO, LAUREN R Employer name Erie County Amount $44,067.64 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MURO, LAURA M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $44,067.58 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWENSKI, LINDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,067.53 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYER, BRANDON J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,067.51 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, CHRISTINE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,067.39 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ROBIN M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $44,067.35 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,067.14 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGERTON, LORI A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,067.05 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, JANET E Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $44,066.90 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ANTHONY NMN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,066.89 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, LAURA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,066.79 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, KYLE J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $44,066.73 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFEL, LINDA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,066.58 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, RALPH C, JR Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $44,066.46 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINJO, ANTHONETTE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,066.30 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, MICHELE R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $44,066.30 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, EMILY A Employer name Tioga County Amount $44,065.70 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, LISA A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $44,065.50 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, JAMIE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,065.44 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Barker Amount $44,065.39 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELAND, LISA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,065.14 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, TANASHA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,064.98 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYFORD, CHARLENE J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $44,064.95 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAGHTY, KEVIN B Employer name Warren County Amount $44,064.85 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RONALD A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,064.81 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, CLEDIA H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,064.79 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINSEN, SUSAN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $44,064.60 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SUSAN Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $44,064.38 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, HELEN E Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,064.36 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, ERIK D Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,064.30 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATIMA, MARYAM Employer name Broome County Amount $44,064.02 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAMIAN S Employer name Albany County Amount $44,063.96 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BARBARA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $44,063.95 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFNER, DAVID C Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,063.65 Date 09/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKOWSKI, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,063.41 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, CHRISTINE R Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $44,063.23 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CARL Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $44,062.87 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINBERG, ADAM L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,061.93 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESTER, KATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,061.37 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGALORE, JOYCE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $44,061.26 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPEUT, MICHELLE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,061.10 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, JAGJIT Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,060.99 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENA, KENDRA D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,060.89 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, DEBRA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,060.54 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, MATTHEW R Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $44,060.45 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EVAN K Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,060.33 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CYNTHIA E Employer name Town of Windham Amount $44,060.08 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEJNAL, WENDY M Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $44,060.07 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, NICHOLAS E Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $44,060.06 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,060.01 Date 10/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, LEN A Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $44,059.90 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, JOY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,059.66 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, GARY M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,059.57 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTINE, JEAN L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $44,059.55 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JENNIFER G Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,059.12 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONCEVICIUS, MARIJA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,059.04 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System