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 GRITZKE, MELANIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,091.86 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENZUELA GRECO, MARIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,091.79 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTRA, JENNIFER Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $43,091.74 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, ANDREW P Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $43,091.46 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKMAN, JOHN M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $43,091.34 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, JOHN T Employer name City of Watertown Amount $43,091.28 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, BERTRAM Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $43,091.22 Date 12/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,091.20 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,091.17 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $43,090.84 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, CAROL A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,090.80 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MARK W Employer name Eden CSD Amount $43,090.76 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, CYNTHIA L Employer name Village of Massena Amount $43,090.41 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, PAUL D Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $43,089.95 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, GLORIA Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,089.65 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JOAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $43,088.99 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVASINA, MICHAEL H Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $43,088.80 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANITA L Employer name Broome County Amount $43,088.72 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADENCHINI, ANNAMARIA Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $43,088.42 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTO, HUMBERTA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $43,088.39 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGLEY, RICHARD C Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $43,088.30 Date 12/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAHAN, MARY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,088.01 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALO, RUTH C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,087.91 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIBORNE, KAMILLA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,087.77 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKER, SAMANTHA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,087.75 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCKE, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $43,087.57 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JULIE A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $43,087.52 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, RENEE C Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $43,087.25 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMANN, DALE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,087.09 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CALEB T Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $43,086.98 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, MERCEDES IDALIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,086.98 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KAREN M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $43,086.80 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,086.38 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, ANGELINA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $43,086.00 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, CHASSIDY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,085.98 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, ROBIN E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $43,085.83 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, GINA M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $43,085.75 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, ROBERT W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,085.66 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, WEDNESDAY Y Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,085.55 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, NATACHA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,085.27 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOJMERAC, DEBORA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,085.24 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIBBIN, JOAN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $43,085.17 Date 09/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CINDY L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $43,085.10 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, DOREEN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,084.63 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTAS, ADAM J Employer name Alden CSD Amount $43,084.41 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, THERESA Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,083.84 Date 11/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, DANIEL J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $43,083.74 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARVEY, TAMMY L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $43,083.65 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGELKEN, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $43,083.60 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLING, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Amount $43,083.55 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, NANCY M Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $43,083.50 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYEN, JESSICA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,083.38 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHE, SCOTT A Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $43,083.26 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, GERALD E Employer name Orleans County Amount $43,083.25 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, KEVIN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,083.24 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLINGTON, ANGELA M Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $43,083.23 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFRON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,083.22 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, AMED P Employer name Town of Cato Amount $43,083.10 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FINO, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $43,083.05 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LYNETTE R Employer name Department of Law Amount $43,083.02 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, HEATHER L Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $43,082.98 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERSON, GERALD L Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,082.68 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DANIEL L Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,082.67 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $43,082.65 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, COLETTE R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $43,082.54 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGASON, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $43,082.13 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHOFF, GEORGIANNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,081.91 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCHETTI, JERARD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,081.89 Date 07/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY- HARRISON, ELIZABETH Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $43,081.60 Date 09/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCREMONA, ANGELA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,081.44 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, SHARON E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $43,081.19 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA-BADILLO, CARRIE-ANN F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,081.14 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, JACLYN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,080.89 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, ANN BLOCK Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,080.83 Date 02/29/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RAIMONDO, MARISOL Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $43,080.70 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, THERESA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,080.52 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCO, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $43,080.51 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HARLEY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,080.30 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, TARA Employer name Corning Community College Amount $43,080.09 Date 04/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MC KENZIE D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,079.65 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEY, BERNADETTE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,079.50 Date 01/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, TRUDEAN K Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $43,079.39 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERE, SARAH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,079.19 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLO, RICHARD A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $43,079.13 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DEBORAH M Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $43,078.89 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARIELLO, KELLI A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $43,078.85 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, BARBARA A Employer name Galway CSD Amount $43,078.30 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU LANNE, MICHELLE R Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,078.09 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, LYNN A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $43,077.49 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JANET Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $43,077.38 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DANIEL Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,077.21 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIMELI, KAREN M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $43,077.14 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFIGLIO, RUTH M Employer name Columbia County Amount $43,077.11 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZO, ANNETTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,077.05 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, CINDY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,077.00 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SCOTT A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $43,076.95 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANICE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,076.81 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, REBECCA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,076.63 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAMIRO, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,076.53 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DONNA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,076.22 Date 08/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System