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 CHERRY, RENEE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $42,114.50 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEDA, MARIELLA D Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $42,114.02 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, SA QUAN L Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $42,113.91 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, SHONTA Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,113.71 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANEK, DAWN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,113.52 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREZZI, DAVID L Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,113.38 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONAL-SEVEN, ESIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,113.33 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLL, GWEN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,113.33 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, GREG J Employer name Candor CSD Amount $42,112.95 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISKIN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $42,112.90 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUMHOLZ, MICHELE S Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $42,112.90 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPOFF, FRANCES D Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $42,112.90 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKA, JOSEPH A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,112.85 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLEY, ROSEANNE J Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,112.51 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPPING, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,112.47 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, BRUCE R Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $42,112.44 Date 03/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENTAS, NATALIE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $42,112.01 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, TAMARA L Employer name Village of Camden Amount $42,111.88 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,111.85 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROBERT T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $42,111.50 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, CANDICE A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,110.36 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDER, COLLEEN B Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $42,110.32 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DARRYL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,110.26 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, MICHELLE E Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,110.15 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, SHARON B Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $42,109.93 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNOS, EDWARD T Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $42,109.80 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CYNTHIA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,109.78 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRELL, JUNE N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,109.72 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSOWIECKY, JILL V Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,109.72 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, KRISTI B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,109.72 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, NATALIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,109.57 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Wilna Housing Auth Amount $42,109.46 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDEN, FRANK T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,109.34 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $42,109.34 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, SCOTT M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $42,109.20 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LORA J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,109.13 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, KATY A Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $42,109.01 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICI, ANTHONY A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $42,108.87 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLING, LISA A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $42,108.59 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JESSIE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,108.38 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, WENDY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,107.99 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, WAYNE T Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,107.91 Date 10/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPI, PHILIP C Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,107.87 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $42,107.80 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MARILYN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,107.48 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLEBEN, BRIAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,107.45 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, CAROL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,107.01 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALLERUD, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,106.95 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, DARYL R Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $42,106.65 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSCH, DIANE M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $42,106.65 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSIFER, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Champlain Amount $42,106.61 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,106.19 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLTZ, HOLLIS L, JR Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $42,106.00 Date 09/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERI, ANTHONY C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $42,105.91 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, CHARLES S, II Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,105.49 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MARY K Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,105.46 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, KAREN Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $42,105.24 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KRISTEN D Employer name Erie County Amount $42,105.19 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVAN, MARILYN L Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $42,104.98 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, ROBIN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $42,104.64 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIO, MARK S Employer name Erie County Amount $42,104.43 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISK, JEFFREY F Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,104.35 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIARELLI, ANTHONY D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,104.32 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANG, ANALYN R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,104.13 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MARIE E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,103.70 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLESON, SCOTT A Employer name Seneca County Amount $42,103.59 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN DAVIS, LAWANNA S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,103.41 Date 10/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, KATHERINE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,102.62 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JODI L Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,102.54 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, CHERYL D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,102.12 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, CODY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,101.89 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAZZA, CLAUDIA M Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $42,101.78 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PHILOMINA KAITHARATH Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,101.73 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZI, RANSOME C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,101.68 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFIN, JERZYK Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $42,101.67 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, VIRGINIA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,101.58 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $42,101.11 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, CARLOS J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $42,100.71 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TISHAWN R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,100.70 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, R ERIK Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $42,100.49 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORAIZACA, ANA P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,100.47 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAENGER, REBECCA A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $42,100.25 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, BENJAMIN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,100.24 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $42,100.22 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON-ELLIS, SHERYL A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,100.08 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CARROLL Employer name Town of Cato Amount $42,099.41 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, BRANDON K Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $42,099.04 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONER, ERICA A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $42,098.87 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JOHN C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $42,098.60 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURADO, SAMUEL Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,098.14 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, NANCY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,097.97 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, DAKOTA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $42,097.96 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,097.89 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINI, NANCY JEAN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $42,097.80 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLI, CAROL E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,097.71 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TERRY E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,097.68 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHNKE, TRACEY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,097.58 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, ANN-MARIE M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $42,097.05 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, ALYSSA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,097.01 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTON, NANCY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,096.99 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System