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 VROMAN, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,254.03 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, JOHN M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $43,253.87 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBICKEL, JENNIFER Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $43,253.83 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYER, DONNA J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $43,253.71 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNICOLA, JOHN E Employer name Tioga County Amount $43,253.61 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZANT, CHRISTINE R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,253.54 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, DIANA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $43,253.01 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEDLECKI, EMILY R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,252.72 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OSTRAND, MICHELLE R Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $43,252.66 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAKAMEDALA, NEELIMA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $43,252.62 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROGH, WILLIAM E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $43,252.47 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMICHELE, ANGELA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $43,252.34 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,252.26 Date 06/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLENBRAND, CHRISTIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,251.71 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, HARVEY E Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $43,251.71 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GUIDA, ANTHONY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,251.67 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVILLE, TINA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $43,251.59 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUZZA, BRIANNA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,250.93 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRICKS, MATTHEW Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $43,250.67 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, JENIFER R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $43,250.28 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEILER, LISA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,250.04 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, LIONEL H Employer name Town of Genesee Falls Amount $43,250.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, RICHARD J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $43,249.95 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMER, REBECCA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,249.50 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, BARBARA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,249.08 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, WANDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,249.04 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, DIANE I Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $43,249.02 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMBACH, BRETT A Employer name Madison County Amount $43,248.73 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROSANTO, MOLLIE A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $43,248.69 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JENNIFER M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,248.51 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, DAVID J Employer name Town of Morris Amount $43,248.48 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, DIANE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $43,248.47 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GREGORY S Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,248.39 Date 06/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMPA, MARILYN F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,248.08 Date 10/26/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, DONNA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $43,248.08 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICORA, ALEC Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,248.07 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLING, BONNIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,247.69 Date 02/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,247.63 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, VIVIAN D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,247.62 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,247.58 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLF, DONALD E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,247.24 Date 07/11/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKESE, ROBERT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,246.98 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, MICHELLE K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,246.77 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TOMI Employer name Town of Colesville Amount $43,246.72 Date 03/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, JOSE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $43,246.64 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, LINDA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,246.46 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Westmoreland Amount $43,246.30 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NATHANIEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,246.28 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHARLENE L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $43,246.24 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, DALAISHIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,245.79 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, JAMES J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,245.76 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTAU, JEAN M, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,245.50 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNINGER, ERIC R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $43,245.43 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTE, OUSMANE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,245.41 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, TERRANCE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,245.21 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCITORE, LISA K Employer name Town of Clay Amount $43,245.10 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATT, LAWRENCE R Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $43,244.80 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGWAN, MANUVESH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,244.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGA, JOSEPH Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $43,244.24 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWICKRATH, DAWN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $43,244.10 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMB, DONNA M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $43,244.05 Date 06/28/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROIS, JEAN C Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $43,243.55 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DENISE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $43,243.42 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, JOHN E Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,243.38 Date 04/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, MAZELLA L Employer name Washington County Amount $43,243.38 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOSEN, KARL A Employer name City of Fulton Amount $43,243.21 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTO, MARSHA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $43,243.17 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, TRAVIS E Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $43,242.91 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDDING, BEVERLY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,242.75 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERBACK, DENNIS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,242.67 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATTATO, MICHELE Employer name Herkimer County Amount $43,242.59 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, DEBORA A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $43,242.50 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MARK A Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $43,242.35 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGUE, RUSSELL R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $43,242.34 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLES, JENNIFER L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $43,242.32 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, RICKY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,242.23 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, BETTY A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $43,242.22 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDNOR, SCHAMONA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,242.03 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DODILEE F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $43,241.99 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, MELODY R Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $43,241.88 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,241.85 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, BRUCE I Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $43,241.32 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $43,240.74 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, PAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,240.64 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CAROLYN Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,240.52 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRAS, SANDRA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,240.42 Date 07/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENEL, WENDY L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,240.42 Date 05/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,240.42 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, THERESA G Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,240.42 Date 02/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDETTE, SUSAN K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,240.42 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VER HAGUE, LISA Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,240.42 Date 12/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, ALICIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,240.36 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, GARY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,240.31 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGDEN, BRIAN K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $43,240.28 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, VARSHA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,240.14 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN-JOHNSON, TRACEY Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $43,240.00 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNATORE, ROBERT Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,239.98 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLUCCI, MICHAEL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,239.88 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEHU, NANCY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,239.82 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, DAVID A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,239.70 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System