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 SCARINCI, DOUGLAS J Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $43,540.27 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDZA, WENDY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,540.17 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, AMANDA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,540.17 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CAROLINE Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $43,539.93 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Morristown Amount $43,539.74 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,539.67 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYBERT, KEVIN C Employer name Erie County Amount $43,539.66 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, MARY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,539.59 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, SHARON A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,539.54 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, GENA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,539.37 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, MARIE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,539.34 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBER, WILLIAM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,539.20 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, KEVIN M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $43,539.14 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, HAROLD J Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $43,538.52 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROTA, MYLES C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,538.07 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, ANNMARIE L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,538.00 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, MARGARET M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,537.84 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTWOOD, KAREN Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $43,537.75 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUBNER, LISA A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $43,537.73 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GINA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $43,537.53 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JENNIFER L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,537.52 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KRISTIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,537.52 Date 01/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, ROBERT E Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $43,537.50 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZENDORFER, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,537.47 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, LEON H Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $43,537.47 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADLER-ORR, KIM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,537.28 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RENALD Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,537.16 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORICK, LYNN A Employer name Broome County Amount $43,537.05 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKY, ANTOINETTE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,536.84 Date 07/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, ASHIRA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,536.32 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, CHANTALISE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,536.20 Date 05/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, AVIS A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,536.19 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORCZYCA, JAMES R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,536.18 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULICCHIA, ALLYSON E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,536.12 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKORNY, KAREN Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,535.88 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, JOHN W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,535.72 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, LESROY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,535.71 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, OTONIEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,535.44 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGE, DEBRA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,535.27 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, BETH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $43,535.20 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCARONE, BRIAN T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $43,535.18 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, ANA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,535.15 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARABY, LACEY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,535.00 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, LEONARDO Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $43,534.83 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, ROBERT E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,534.78 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANEA, EMMANUEL J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,534.52 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, ELLEN K Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,534.48 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, HOPE Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,534.38 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, HEIDI M Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $43,534.36 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELVETTI, DONALD K Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,534.35 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDELL, ROBERTA J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,534.19 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, KRISTIAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,533.91 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, MARY A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.88 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, VICKI S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.75 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KAREN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.73 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETAVISH, TANIA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,533.58 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNER, MITZI P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.58 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, NICHOLAS W Employer name Warren Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $43,533.58 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, NANCY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.50 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELIK, MAXINE J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.44 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNER, DONNA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,533.40 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DARIELE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.40 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, ERNESTINE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,533.40 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,533.23 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, AMBER Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,532.97 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORSKI, DAREN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,532.84 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROVOST, LLOYD R, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,532.48 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, PEGGY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,532.46 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, ELLEN M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $43,532.45 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MARK A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $43,532.30 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DANIEL A, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,532.01 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, SUSAN K Employer name Erie County Amount $43,531.90 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACKE, MELISSA S Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $43,531.68 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JONATHAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,531.63 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, GLORIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,531.63 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, ROBIN C Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,531.40 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, GIOVANNI Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $43,531.40 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUBE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Erie County Amount $43,531.38 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SANDRA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $43,531.32 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGHENBAUGH, TERRY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $43,531.32 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JACOB P Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,531.26 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LINDA A Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $43,530.58 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, VANESSA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,530.54 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIROLDO, SUSAN M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $43,530.36 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTKO, THOMAS R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,530.21 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, JAMIE R Employer name Washington County Amount $43,530.19 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, SANDRA E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,530.12 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, THOMAS Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $43,529.90 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNAN, MARTIN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,529.68 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLSTON, VERA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,529.55 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT W Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $43,529.54 Date 07/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSALA, CARLA A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $43,529.54 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHAD E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,529.48 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBELKORN, JOEL A Employer name Town of Leon Amount $43,529.40 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ERIN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,529.14 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PETER A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $43,529.07 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVALINO, TRACY J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,528.78 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHEWICZ, KEVIN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,528.55 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUA, JHONA FE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,528.52 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, STEVEN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $43,528.44 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System