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 FAMBO, KAI D Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,039.70 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, SUSAN A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,039.65 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, MARIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,039.51 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLA, WAYNE F Employer name Tioga County Amount $42,039.49 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARTLAND, LISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,039.46 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BUFFIE G Employer name Holley CSD Amount $42,039.40 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORRA, ANTHONY J Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $42,039.14 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, LINDA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,038.94 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, MARIE E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $42,038.70 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, SUSAN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,038.40 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKARATI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,038.40 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMER, LAURA ANN Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $42,038.22 Date 12/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JOSEPH D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,038.20 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MICHAEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,038.18 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,038.14 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DARLENE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,038.14 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, JOHANNA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $42,038.14 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAYLE, JEFFREY W Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $42,037.95 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHNLENZ, MATTHEW P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $42,037.94 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, JUDITH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,037.88 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, DEBORAH M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,037.87 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, WILLIAM Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,037.85 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, KAREN A Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $42,037.83 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZIANI, PAUL A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,037.62 Date 01/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $42,037.62 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,037.62 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAMON A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,037.55 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKIEWICZ, ADELAIDE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,037.38 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,037.36 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, PATRICIA B Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,037.36 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWDEN, TIFFANY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,037.34 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, KEITH A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $42,037.32 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, COLLETTE M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $42,037.09 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUGATS, ROBIN L Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $42,036.94 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, EILEEN Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,036.90 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,036.66 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRENDA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,036.58 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, ADA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $42,036.56 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEFORD, ANN M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $42,036.54 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, LORI A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $42,036.34 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, DONALD L, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,036.06 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSZAR, JOSEPH P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,036.06 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIATO, ALBERT G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,036.06 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,036.06 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCEY, RUTHIE Employer name Education Department Amount $42,036.06 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, SEAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $42,036.06 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDORF, ROBERT F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,036.06 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANK, PETER P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,036.06 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DANIEL P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,036.06 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNECKI, JOAN W Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,036.06 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $42,036.06 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PATRICIA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,036.02 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLIS, ERIC E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $42,035.88 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNOZEK, JOHN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,035.80 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TAMARA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,035.80 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNER, DIONNE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,035.80 Date 03/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, LAWRENCE J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,035.80 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,035.80 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DENNIS A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $42,035.62 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARCINELLI, CARMELA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,035.54 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, SCOTT J Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $42,035.48 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, ARLENE K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $42,035.27 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JOANNE C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $42,035.07 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIZZO, SYLVIA G Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $42,034.72 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBAULT, JOHN E, JR Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $42,034.72 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITMANN, LISA J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $42,034.72 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, NANCY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,034.72 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KELLY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,034.65 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $42,034.60 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVAS, DIAMANTO Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $42,034.60 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUJOLAS, PATRICK R, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $42,034.23 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSALLA OJEDA, GLORIA M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $42,034.00 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, DIANE M Employer name Education Department Amount $42,033.98 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIMBERLY B Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $42,033.89 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SEAN P Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $42,033.78 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, WANDA A Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $42,033.30 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBIOLO, DAVID J Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,033.29 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIERI, GRETCHEN A Employer name Town of Union Amount $42,033.27 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $42,033.14 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, EDWARD W Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,033.12 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MARILYN A Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $42,033.06 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLEYRES, SANDRA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,032.98 Date 02/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CHRISTINE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,032.85 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY-YANSON, TRACY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,032.68 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWITT, RUSSELL R, JR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,032.68 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, PATRICIA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $42,032.68 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JEFFREY J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,032.64 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONAS, KATHERINE S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,032.60 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHUM, JEREMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,032.59 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGLER, MARK P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,032.16 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, DEBORAH A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,032.12 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, SHAWN K Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,032.05 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, JOHN J, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $42,031.90 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TIMOTHY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,031.90 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, JOAN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,031.66 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMMER, MARY E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $42,031.36 Date 08/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JEAN Y Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $42,031.15 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPIN, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,031.11 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, WENDY A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $42,031.08 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KAYLEY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,030.83 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System