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 HAIG, JULIO J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,428.14 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, BRENDA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,427.95 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, KENNETH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,427.78 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,427.34 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, IAN J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $42,427.33 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIS, JOHN W Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $42,427.27 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, TARI L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,427.17 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTER, KATHLEEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,427.13 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUITER, DONNA C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,426.86 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, MARIE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $42,426.53 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDONIO, XERXA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,426.38 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTANUCCI, DAWN M Employer name Orange County Amount $42,426.09 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, DALE L Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $42,426.09 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOCK, SANDRA A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $42,426.07 Date 04/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, LAURIE S Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,425.99 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BEVERLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,425.93 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AIMEE D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,425.93 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIKA, GENC Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,425.92 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, STEPHANIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,425.79 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAISER, MARTIN L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,425.74 Date 07/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARROW, JERRY M Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $42,425.67 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER, GEORGE T Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,425.58 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNIAT, JASON W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,425.47 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUADRITO, LESLIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,425.34 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, BRETT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,425.30 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, MARIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,425.21 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, STEVEN R Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,425.13 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, LEANA P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,425.07 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, IAN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,425.07 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, TARA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,425.02 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURITA, CHRISTINE V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $42,424.85 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELIK, HOWARD A, JR Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $42,424.84 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, CHARLES F Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $42,424.76 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, JILL P Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,424.70 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILAIRE, ROBERT J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $42,424.57 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINTON, KATHERINE L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $42,424.54 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, DENISE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,424.29 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANDREW J Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,423.78 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMMAVONG, MONICA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,423.68 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, THOMAS N Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $42,423.65 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABERICK, MARGARET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,423.63 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZO, LESLIE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,423.52 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, LINDA M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $42,423.45 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLL, MARY E Employer name Town of Evans Amount $42,423.10 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,423.03 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,423.00 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER, CAROL A Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $42,422.90 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILSBEE, NATHAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,422.83 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTORF, CHRISTA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,422.30 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERAN, MARJORIE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $42,421.59 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, CAROL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,421.32 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, SEAN J Employer name City of Utica Amount $42,421.30 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMATH, ANDY V Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,420.86 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMAND, MARJORIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,420.70 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVILLE, JENNIFER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,420.69 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSILOW, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,419.97 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADJEI, LORNA O Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,419.95 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITA, BEAU A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,419.88 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANO, JANET M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $42,419.08 Date 12/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALANITRO, FREDERICK J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $42,419.08 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, KATELYN M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $42,418.98 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFANT, KAITLIN L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,418.95 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHORONG Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,418.95 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADAM C Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,418.71 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, TAMARA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,418.50 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRIENTO, IRENE D Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,418.11 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, JENNIFER A Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,417.90 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, PATRICIA A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $42,417.68 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATUCCIO, HEATHER J Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $42,417.14 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAS, AMANDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,416.99 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, TIFFANY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,416.97 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CAROL A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $42,416.73 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $42,416.30 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAIRE, JEAN E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,416.02 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENECHELLA, CAROLANN P Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $42,415.84 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JENESE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,415.80 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JILL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,415.80 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Hartford Amount $42,415.56 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, ARTRELLE D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $42,415.48 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, ANN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,415.34 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, FRANCES Y Employer name NYC Judges Amount $42,414.43 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, RUHT D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,413.90 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, EVERETTE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,413.72 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST WOODROW, JODY Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,413.71 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, KEITH F Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $42,413.66 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, CASSANDRA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,413.42 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTWINE, REGINA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $42,413.28 Date 11/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JEANETTE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,413.23 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, VICTORIA C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,413.10 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALKO, CHERYL J Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,412.97 Date 04/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORE, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,412.94 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MARIE A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $42,412.85 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUEPPENGIESSER, ROXANNE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,412.23 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, MAKEN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,412.12 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSI, LAURA A Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $42,411.98 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENTON, L G MICHAEL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,411.47 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, ANDREW V Employer name Village of Mill Neck Amount $42,411.46 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, CAROL A Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $42,411.31 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELOVARIS, VASILIKI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,411.03 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPP, MELISSA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $42,410.99 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System