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 PADO, DARRYL V Employer name Broome County Amount $42,096.57 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARENGA, DORIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,096.32 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, EVA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,096.32 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAROLLI, CHRISTINE J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $42,096.09 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, DANIEL R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,095.90 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,095.85 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACAGNINA, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,095.76 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDELL, ROBIN A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,094.98 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, EVELISE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $42,094.96 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLO, ANNE MARIE K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,094.46 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERN, SCOTT C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,093.99 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVIANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $42,093.90 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOMMER, DAWN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,093.50 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, JOSEPH N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,093.45 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, MELISSA B Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $42,093.44 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGLIOTI, ERIN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,093.24 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, BRADY W Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,093.23 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, ARLEEN F Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,093.11 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CATHERINE J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,092.68 Date 03/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODESZWA, JEANNE K Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $42,092.51 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLOA, JENNY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,092.47 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WILLIE B Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $42,092.38 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, PATRICIA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $42,091.61 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, PHILLIP L, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,091.47 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, TONYA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,091.23 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $42,091.18 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NYELLKA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,091.09 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, JAMES H, JR Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $42,090.74 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLING, JOHN A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,090.52 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSINGA, STACY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.27 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDRICHA, HEIDI D Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.26 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREBER, LYNN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.25 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON, CHARNETTE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.24 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, DONNA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.24 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILENTO, FRANCES E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.23 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBMAN, AMY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.23 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKA, BRENDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.23 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMIANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.23 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, YVETTE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, BRITTANY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYNIO, ANTONIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, VERONICA Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPETRI, ANTHONY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LISHIA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIB, ROBERT E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.22 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAULA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.21 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, LISA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.21 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, REBECCA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.21 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENCY, BETH ANNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.21 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, THOMAS H Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.20 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK RUBEN, ABIGAIL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.20 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, ANA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.20 Date 01/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ROSE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.19 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYSTAJKO, DAWN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.19 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZE, MAUREEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.19 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LOLITA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.19 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYO, JANIS E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.18 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, BRITTANY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,090.17 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, DONNA L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $42,090.11 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDELL, MELISSA A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $42,090.08 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMITONE, FILIPPO A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $42,090.00 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAFFIN, RONALD R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,089.89 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,089.59 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, DIAHANN N Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,089.58 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, DARLENE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,089.55 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KEVIN F Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,089.46 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, AMANDA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,089.00 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANKOW, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,088.99 Date 11/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TAMMY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,088.97 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, ANNE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,088.77 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULAK, DENISE L Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $42,088.70 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, ROBIN L Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,088.45 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNICK, SANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,088.39 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, NATASHA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,088.27 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFIOTI, KIMBERLY D Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $42,087.92 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,087.71 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREFORE, CHARLES L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,087.48 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPLE, CARALEE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,087.30 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, RICARDO Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $42,087.22 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTH, LISA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,087.21 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, LISA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,087.04 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, MARY S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,087.04 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, KATHY L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,086.96 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCHFORD, RE QUIN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,086.78 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANTATOS, KYRIAKOS N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,086.78 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHES, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $42,086.68 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, BRENDA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,086.64 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARN, MCKENZIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,086.53 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, TEMPLE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,086.38 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, RONALD R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,086.16 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBECK, DARRELL P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,086.02 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHART, EMILY R Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,085.84 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GELORMO, TERRIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,085.69 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, SHARELLE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,085.57 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, SHELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $42,085.54 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MELODY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,085.38 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAHAN, KAREN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,085.37 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAS, SANDY Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $42,085.36 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, MARY Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $42,085.16 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROCHELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,084.66 Date 06/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System