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 BUCKLEY, ROBERT M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,639.61 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEMAN, LINDA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,639.48 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, MARILYN Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $42,639.42 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $42,639.22 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPASSO, LISA A Employer name Essex County Amount $42,639.10 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MATTHEW P Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $42,639.08 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, MARY P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,638.86 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDELL, PATRICK G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,638.83 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYBAR-VENTURA, LIZNEL C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,638.68 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENO, KIMBERLY E Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $42,638.62 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENRICH, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,638.45 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,638.40 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERT, CRISTI L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,638.37 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JONNETTE Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $42,638.29 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSON, RENEE C Employer name Albany County Amount $42,638.24 Date 07/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, JANE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,637.98 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPLE, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,637.98 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIZZI, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,637.88 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, THELMA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,637.70 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MAUREEN E Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,637.54 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITENBACH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $42,637.22 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Independence Amount $42,636.86 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, KEVIN J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $42,636.48 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, DEBORAH A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,636.40 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, MICHELE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,636.28 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPASS, ZAKIYYAH A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,636.22 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,636.00 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, PATRICK S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,635.96 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, RITA K Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $42,635.87 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARELLI, JUDITH Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $42,635.44 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, EDWIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,635.14 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LYNN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $42,635.05 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMPSON, JOSEPH A Employer name Washington County Amount $42,634.89 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIA, ALPHONSE N Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,634.69 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONEO, CAROLINE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,634.54 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHONG-WILLIAMS, JEAN M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,633.95 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DANIEL Employer name City of Olean Amount $42,633.85 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSSEY, A PAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,633.69 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JENIFER C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,632.80 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYON, ANGELA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $42,632.26 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $42,632.05 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, AMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,631.51 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, MARY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,631.29 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATTIS, AMY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,631.12 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, GORDON J Employer name Town of Ohio Amount $42,630.76 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, MARTIN E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,630.62 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $42,630.12 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNOLA, CHRISTINE T Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $42,629.85 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, LAWRENCE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,629.80 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MELISSA A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $42,629.79 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEREMY M Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,629.79 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERHIGE, TAMMY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,629.72 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPOLITO, ANNETTE Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $42,629.55 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCILO, KEVIN Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $42,629.14 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JASMINE K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,628.93 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, PAMELA T Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $42,628.80 Date 02/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASQUIAT, ENNDY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,628.70 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, NICHOLAS G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $42,628.56 Date 07/22/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, ROBERT G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,628.28 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, RYAN J Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $42,628.26 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, SHAUN A Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $42,628.18 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, ROBERTA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,628.10 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDONATO, VINCENT M Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $42,627.90 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, PETER W Employer name Town of Ghent Amount $42,627.80 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACOLICI, KERRI A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $42,627.42 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, FRANK S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,627.27 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, KAREN E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,626.93 Date 10/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLISTER, LORI J Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $42,626.80 Date 08/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JESSIE-MARIE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $42,626.69 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULKLEY, CLAIR B, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,626.66 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURANO, SAMANTHA J Employer name Seneca County Amount $42,626.62 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, M COLLEEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,626.54 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, CHRISTINE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,626.19 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,626.09 Date 11/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LEONARD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,626.09 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHESTER, ANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,626.07 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOOF, KELLY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,626.05 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, THOMAS E Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $42,625.76 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUMIL, DONNA J Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $42,625.70 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BONNIE J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $42,625.67 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, LUCIA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,625.64 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, VERONICA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,625.54 Date 11/12/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFNICK, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Walton Amount $42,625.51 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROSALEE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,625.44 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEEMAN, SHANNON L Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,625.34 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, SYLVIA D Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $42,625.34 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERMAN, SAMANTHA Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,625.26 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOELL, DOROTHEA T Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,625.08 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBERT, BENJAMIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,625.06 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHEROW, MEGHAN V Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,624.99 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JONATHAN D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $42,624.86 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, GRACE G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,624.86 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, JULIANA T Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,624.44 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENETT, LINDA S Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,624.42 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLZENBERG, CHERYL D Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,624.31 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, DEBORAH A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $42,624.09 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUILLIEZ, HEATHER H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,624.08 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $42,623.96 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, CHARLES W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,623.94 Date 11/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DANIEL F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,623.74 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System