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 BAARD, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $42,855.56 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODGERS, GARY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,855.44 Date 05/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCO, BONNIE S Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $42,854.88 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LA TESHA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,854.65 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, MARY G Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $42,854.58 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, RITA E Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $42,854.50 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,854.05 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, LISA A Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $42,853.71 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID L Employer name Chenango County Amount $42,853.40 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMRAN, SAMINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,853.15 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JOANNE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,853.15 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER MAAS, MARY LYNN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $42,853.02 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, JAMES G Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $42,852.90 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTE-MASCHINO, LORRAINE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,852.68 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, AMY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,852.64 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, JENNIFER Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,852.63 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, AARON M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,852.51 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, KARMA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,852.49 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JEAN RONY Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $42,852.17 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, CLARE L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,851.89 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, SERENA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,851.88 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, ROBERT P Employer name Town of St Johnsville Amount $42,851.75 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, SHERRY L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $42,851.51 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUN, DONNA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,851.08 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DIANE L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $42,851.02 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENT, FRANCKLIN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,850.93 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAMAN, JASON M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,850.40 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, EDWARD H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,850.31 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, ROTHSCHILD S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $42,850.23 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DOUGLAS T Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $42,850.09 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, CLAUDIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,849.61 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, FRANCES Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $42,849.55 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, NACHYRA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $42,849.30 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, CAROL A Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $42,849.15 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, JAMES R Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $42,849.07 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAROOP, DIPNARINE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,848.96 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHELL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $42,848.93 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVIN, ROSEANNE B Employer name Town of Malta Amount $42,848.90 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, ALAN D Employer name Town of Chazy Amount $42,848.80 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEET, HAZEL L Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $42,848.57 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARELLO, MELISSA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,848.55 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, DARLENE L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $42,848.34 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, CHERYL L Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $42,848.32 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DONALD E Employer name Village of Oriskany Amount $42,848.00 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBERT, PAUL A, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,847.79 Date 08/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, NICOLE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,847.38 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMOT, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,847.27 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, SEAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,846.76 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SARAH E Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $42,846.76 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSON, JESSICA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,846.73 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOPETU, BAMIDELE S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,846.70 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAN, JULIAN M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,846.52 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NATHAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,846.51 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANICHAR, MELINA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,846.44 Date 11/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGOW, BRIAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,846.40 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ODELL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,846.34 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAWN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,846.11 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, SALLY A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $42,845.92 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARCUS J Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $42,845.74 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRANDIE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,845.73 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACE, DONNA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,845.71 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHODOLSKI, ZYGMUNT Employer name Webster CSD Amount $42,845.66 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, TERESA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $42,845.65 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMIRE, TORRI L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,845.60 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WSZALEK, JEROME E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,845.32 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARAIN, ROSHENI D Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $42,845.24 Date 11/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, QUAY W Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $42,845.24 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLARIN, ISAAC A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,845.24 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNI, JANET, MS Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $42,845.22 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLKES, KISHA R Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $42,845.00 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISMAN, LEAH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,844.97 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ANNEMARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,844.82 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTER, PATSY L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,843.98 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDEROWICZ, JACQUELYN M Employer name Village of Depew Amount $42,843.97 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCIA, DEBORAH M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,843.88 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, BARBARA C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $42,843.51 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KITTY P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,843.34 Date 11/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, PAUL Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $42,843.25 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSUEH, CHIY HWA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,843.25 Date 02/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SUSAN J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $42,842.66 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITH, ALICIA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,842.65 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATNER, MARISSA L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,842.64 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUD, HEATHER J Employer name Yates County Amount $42,842.38 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, MEGHAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,842.01 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARDICE, CHARLES K, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,841.92 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, FRANCES Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $42,841.90 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LYNN A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $42,841.77 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABARAY, ALEXANDER Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $42,841.72 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, KAREN I Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,841.52 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,841.08 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARGE, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $42,841.04 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DARREN G Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,841.03 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CHARLES Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,841.03 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, MELBA R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $42,841.03 Date 09/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAYWACK, SHARDA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,841.03 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, JOANNE D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,841.03 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIMOLI, CATHERINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,841.03 Date 01/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FRANCE S Employer name Department of State Amount $42,841.03 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-TOUSSAINT, NONEZ Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,841.03 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKSMAN, CLAUDETTE N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,841.03 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System