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 ALBONE, MATTHEW A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $42,030.76 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLAHER, RICKY E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $42,030.68 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABO, JOSEPH E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,030.63 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,030.60 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, JOHN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,030.60 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBE, ROBERT D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,030.60 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGGS, JASON W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,030.60 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, WILLIAM E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,030.60 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPOOJIAN, STEVEN W Employer name Education Department Amount $42,030.60 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,030.60 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDESOTO, NANCY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,030.60 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMON, DERICK D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,030.60 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBRABANT, MARK R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,030.60 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, CAROL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,030.60 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRUBLESKI, ELAINE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,030.60 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSELLE, VALARIE A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,030.60 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCISM, JOY A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $42,030.60 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHMORE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,030.60 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, VICKIE A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $42,030.56 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLER, LINDA A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $42,030.54 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, ALAN W Employer name Town of New Baltimore Amount $42,030.48 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, RUSSELL F Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $42,030.36 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBUSH, FELICIA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,030.34 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPIERSEHO, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $42,030.29 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAREALE, BRIGID A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $42,030.25 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROSEMARY K Employer name Erie County Amount $42,029.96 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOZIO, RICHARD E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,029.92 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, TAYLOR M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $42,029.91 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAWN M Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,029.89 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, DAVID P Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,029.68 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,029.58 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, RUSSELL J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $42,029.41 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TRACY S Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $42,029.33 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVAN, JANETTE S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,029.26 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, BARBARA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,029.26 Date 03/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, NAJWA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,029.24 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYBAUM, PETER J Employer name Elmira Housing Authority Amount $42,029.24 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANDREW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,029.23 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, WENDY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,029.22 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, ROSE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,029.20 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, LORI S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,029.19 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, TAWANA N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,029.13 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, ERIC M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,028.98 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RICHARD L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $42,028.78 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, MICHAEL D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,028.74 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JULIE A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $42,028.72 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORNO, JONI L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,028.20 Date 11/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, EILEEN K Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,028.14 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAUER, GINGER K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,027.91 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, EUGENE L Employer name Town of Lisle Amount $42,027.77 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSZCZ, LAURIE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,027.71 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ANN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,027.69 Date 08/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYDERMAN, DIANA L Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $42,027.40 Date 01/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, ROBYN B Employer name Somers CSD Amount $42,027.30 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, LEE-ANN R Employer name Education Department Amount $42,027.22 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NATTEN, JAMES G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,027.22 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAL, KAREN B Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,027.22 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, JONATHAN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,027.22 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, ROBERT S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,027.22 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, ADASSA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,027.05 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIST, MICHELE P Employer name Education Department Amount $42,026.70 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CANDACE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,026.59 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPINE, CECILE Y Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,026.46 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JEANNETTE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,026.44 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RENEE Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $42,026.44 Date 12/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, SAMANTHA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,026.15 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAO, YEDAH E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,025.86 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, EDWIN Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,025.83 Date 06/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, SCOTT J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,025.70 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTLEY, MARK G Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,025.14 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINELLO, MICHAEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,025.14 Date 01/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOTES, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,025.14 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANICK, LAWRENCE P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,025.14 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLE, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,025.14 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, SHERRY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,025.10 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, EDWARD A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,025.03 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, TAMMY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,025.02 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MIRANDA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,024.92 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABBEY, ROXANNE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,024.88 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASS, ANNE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,024.88 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZDUCH, MITZI Employer name Education Department Amount $42,024.88 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBNEY, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,024.88 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MARY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,024.88 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKBY, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,024.49 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, THEONA T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,024.26 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,024.25 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOREK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,024.21 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, CLAUDIA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $42,024.10 Date 10/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARNER, L SCOTT Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $42,023.99 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPE, SAMANTHA K Employer name Town of Milton Amount $42,023.97 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ETHAN J Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $42,023.92 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAR, MARYBETH Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,023.80 Date 08/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHLEY, SARA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,023.79 Date 06/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LOLETA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,023.58 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICEUS, JUNIOR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $42,023.48 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $42,023.45 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, JOSEPH M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,023.39 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, TINA Employer name Albany County Amount $42,023.23 Date 03/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, MEGHAN H Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,023.05 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERL, JEFFREY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,022.78 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System