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 SCOONS, CHARLENE A Employer name Albany County Amount $42,324.47 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, DEBORAH A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $42,324.40 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, DANIEL C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $42,324.26 Date 01/04/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKELS, SHANNON E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,324.21 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCILLI, JANET Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,323.86 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JENNIFER G Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,323.75 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, SHAWN A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $42,323.38 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIKOFF, JAMES R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,323.35 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $42,323.26 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NANCY S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,323.15 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRY C Employer name Town of Freedom Amount $42,323.13 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $42,323.10 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, WILLIAM A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $42,323.10 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAGALLI, PAUL Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $42,323.10 Date 06/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TED M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $42,323.10 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, ROBERT L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JASON L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, BRIAN D Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 08/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWDEN, MOSES M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, STACEY M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 02/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLERIANI, SAM L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, CHARLES N Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, KEVIN F Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $42,323.10 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ASHURAH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,322.88 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVA, CRAIG J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,322.80 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, JOHN P Employer name Town of Maryland Amount $42,322.79 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, PATRICK D Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $42,322.67 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, KEVIN G Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $42,322.62 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,322.61 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT-MORGAN, SHARON A Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,321.94 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, BRANDON E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,321.69 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSELMAN, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $42,321.69 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Utica Amount $42,321.59 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENATO, THOMAS J, III Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,321.35 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEC, TIMOTHY J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,321.34 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JOSEPH D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,321.22 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ZENEIDA Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $42,320.72 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHARLA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,320.46 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIER, DAWN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $42,320.45 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, STEPHANIE R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,320.03 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, CARRIE L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $42,320.03 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOEUR, DEBRA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,319.83 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, JAMES G Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $42,319.82 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MELINDA Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $42,318.90 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALBFLEISCH, RUSSELL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,318.89 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENSE, NICHOLE L Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $42,318.87 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ARTURO J Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $42,318.80 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVOROS, VASILIOS H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $42,318.76 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSHMAN, EUGENE J Employer name Town of Willet Amount $42,318.20 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, CELESTE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $42,318.14 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JONI B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,317.95 Date 11/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNOTTA, MICHELLE M Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $42,317.95 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ROY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,317.92 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TLOKINSKA-SCROGGINS, MAJA A Employer name Warren County Amount $42,317.80 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENECKE, ERIC V Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,317.46 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBI, TAMMY L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $42,317.34 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, NANCY R Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,317.34 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, LONNIE M Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $42,317.29 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Delhi Amount $42,317.12 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPEZA, HEYRLING Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,317.05 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TESSIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,317.00 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Hector Amount $42,316.94 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KEVIN A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $42,315.94 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, MAUREEN K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,315.66 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,315.49 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, TROY A Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $42,314.77 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEMPEN, ASHLEY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,314.71 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ASHLEY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $42,314.54 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JACQUELYN Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $42,314.52 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABIK, BOGUSLAWA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,314.05 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERS, MARISA S Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,314.03 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHAREYI, KATE Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $42,314.03 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, ERIN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,314.00 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DEBORAH L Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $42,313.85 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, SUSAN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $42,313.60 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNITTI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $42,313.54 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, LAURA A Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $42,313.32 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKS, DANIELLE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,313.27 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHEIS, LANE H Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $42,313.19 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAPHIN, NANCY M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $42,313.08 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSMER, DONALD G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $42,312.96 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCOMB, CHRIS A Employer name Town of Antwerp Amount $42,312.86 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANZARO, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,312.81 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZKOROWAJNY, CYRIL M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,312.77 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MERSMAN, CONNIE J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $42,312.77 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Town of Lima Amount $42,312.64 Date 08/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKENS, YOLANDA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,312.58 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RAYMOND Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,312.57 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RACHAEL M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $42,312.52 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BRENDAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,312.29 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADRIAN J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $42,312.14 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $42,312.13 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGEE, MAUREEN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $42,312.09 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCEPOLO, JENNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,311.96 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, RYAN D Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $42,311.69 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERICI, TONI J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,311.60 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, JEREMY P Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,311.52 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JANICE S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $42,311.43 Date 01/27/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System