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 WEAVER, KRISTIN L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $42,939.61 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $42,939.00 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $42,938.74 Date 04/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATS, JUSTIN T Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $42,938.66 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, KELLY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,938.61 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIERS, DEBBIE A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $42,938.51 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, BRENDON G Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $42,938.24 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOUCK, ROSA E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,938.18 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DCRUZ, NELSON J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,938.09 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERSZEWSKI, MARK A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $42,937.72 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, KEVIN S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $42,937.66 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, GEORGE E Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $42,936.06 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEL, DAWN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,935.84 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATZ, APRIL V Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,935.80 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGACS, PAUL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,935.72 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGEUX, JOANNE L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $42,935.55 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,935.26 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, JOHN C Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $42,935.16 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZARI, LISA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,935.00 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, SHERILYNN A Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $42,934.80 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUERTY, STEPHANIE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,934.38 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCINTA, DANIEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,934.02 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CYNTHIA W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,933.92 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $42,933.76 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KEITH A Employer name Town of Minerva Amount $42,933.75 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ANTOINETTE E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $42,933.73 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORZANSKI, SUZANNE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,933.67 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, JAMES Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $42,933.49 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOBEN, BELINDA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,933.16 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,932.87 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCIO, LAURA J Employer name Broome County Amount $42,932.81 Date 10/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGNA, LOUIS S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,932.79 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHIRLEY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $42,932.74 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, REBECCA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,932.58 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOTON, MICHAEL K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,932.29 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, KIM E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,932.02 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO-NARDACCI, GRACE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $42,932.01 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, EMILIENNE N Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $42,931.94 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZUKA, PETER J Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $42,931.86 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, PAUL W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $42,931.76 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELOTTO, PATRICK J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $42,931.75 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, CODY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,931.72 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYZANOWSKI, DANIEL L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $42,931.44 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $42,931.36 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, COURTNEY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,931.28 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS-PRESCOD, PATRICIA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,931.23 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANFIL, SIDNEY N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,931.23 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, MICHAEL A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,931.08 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, BRUCE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $42,931.00 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, MATTHEW Employer name Erie County Amount $42,930.94 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, DANIEL J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $42,930.71 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, THOMAS F Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,930.35 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREMIA, JOHN A Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $42,930.18 Date 05/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIE, LISA M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $42,929.96 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, ANN M Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $42,929.94 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, MICHELE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,929.89 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, LESLIE J, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,929.66 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASON, YOLAINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,929.10 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW D Employer name Town of Rodman Amount $42,929.10 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGUE, SERAFIN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,928.92 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, GIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,928.70 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, JOAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,928.58 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGUT, JON N Employer name Town of Morris Amount $42,928.51 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNY, GUY R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,928.34 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, CORY W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,928.30 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAJ, RENATO Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,927.99 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, ANDREA B Employer name Essex County Amount $42,927.76 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDE, SHELLEY M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,927.76 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JESSICA L Employer name Broome County Amount $42,927.52 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KENROY P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,927.50 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,927.34 Date 10/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHR, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,927.15 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARLENE Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,926.87 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMUCCI, JESSICA N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,926.86 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JANE B Employer name Orange County Amount $42,926.76 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, QUIANNA L Employer name Albany County Amount $42,926.73 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOITINK, JEREMIEH D Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $42,926.49 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, LAUREN I Employer name Erie County Amount $42,925.98 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROBERT J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $42,925.92 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZERZYNSKI, KIM M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $42,925.92 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,925.37 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRLING, LAURIE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,925.21 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,924.86 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABONIS, MARY J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $42,924.77 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ANEELA Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $42,924.53 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEO-EVANGELIST, JORDAN N Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,924.48 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVYATKINA, MERI Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,924.40 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, MARILYN J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $42,924.21 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANE S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $42,924.21 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,923.61 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROH, PATRICIA M Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $42,923.49 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRAGUSA, GINA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,923.23 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KATHY A Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $42,923.23 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DOUGLAS O Employer name Village of Wilson Amount $42,923.18 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, DOLORES D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,923.12 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, LUKE D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,923.02 Date 10/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGHARY, JACQUELINE Employer name Broome County Amount $42,923.00 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, JEFFREY Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $42,922.98 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, DESSIREE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,922.97 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARLA J Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $42,922.88 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System