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 PANICOLA, VITO Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $41,906.40 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CYNTHIA L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,906.26 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, VIRGINIA G Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $41,906.09 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, DAVID S, JR Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $41,906.02 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPA, TERRA M Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $41,905.99 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LAURA M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $41,905.97 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KELLEY E Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $41,905.77 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAVECZ, NANCY C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,905.76 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTERS, DOUGLAS E Employer name Town of Maryland Amount $41,905.58 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ADISTA Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $41,905.48 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN-HENDERSHOT, LYNN A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $41,905.48 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCICCHITANO, LAURA Employer name East Islip Fire District Amount $41,905.30 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIU, STANLEY K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,905.25 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MARTIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,905.21 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WILLIAM D Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $41,904.80 Date 10/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, RICHARD P Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $41,904.72 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, JAMES G Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,904.62 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODACK, JACLYN E Employer name Erie County Amount $41,904.56 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, CHRISTY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,904.43 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, MAUREEN Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $41,904.42 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNIUS, BARRY D Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $41,904.12 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,904.03 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JOHN C Employer name Education Department Amount $41,904.03 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, BRIAN M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,904.03 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINO, LORRAINE Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $41,904.00 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, KELLI L Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,903.95 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMAER, RICKEY Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,903.84 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RENEE Y Employer name Greene County Amount $41,903.56 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, TARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,903.53 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, RAFAEL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $41,903.45 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MELISSA G Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,903.45 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMETTE, RAY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,903.41 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, DAWN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,903.34 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEMOWORE, LAURA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,903.34 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORAJ, MARGARET R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,903.17 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIOLA, ANTHONY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,903.11 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARK D Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $41,903.05 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, MATTHEW Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,902.69 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JACQUELYN I Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $41,902.19 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, KAREN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,902.05 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, ROBIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,901.98 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, CHRISTY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,901.74 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, JAMES F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,901.73 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, KAREN M Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $41,901.69 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRA, DAWN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $41,901.51 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LINDA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,901.48 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Granville Amount $41,900.60 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, BARBARA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $41,900.40 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, PHILLIP Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,900.12 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, GERALD S Employer name Town of Essex Amount $41,900.09 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DIANE R Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,899.97 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MICHAEL A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,899.94 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABROWNY, LINDA Employer name Town of Webster Amount $41,899.82 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, STUART Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $41,899.81 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARILYN Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.51 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.51 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, VALERIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.50 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGEN, MAJELLA M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.50 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJ, LYNN K Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.50 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELL, JEFFREY N Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.50 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTARO, JACEN L Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $41,899.48 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, TEERANUCH Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.46 Date 04/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGERUM, MEGAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.45 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPOLITO, LISA A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $41,899.45 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, WENDY A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.44 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE COUNTE, ADRIAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.44 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZITKA, WILLIAM M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.42 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.29 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCARO, PAUL D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $41,899.22 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIETTO, TINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,899.10 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRNENO, DARLENE L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $41,899.00 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZNIA, KAREN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,898.96 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $41,898.92 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, TIMOTHY V, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,898.63 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVE, SCOTT C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $41,898.51 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DOUGLAS R Employer name Erie County Amount $41,898.50 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREASTER, ANDREA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,898.38 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, RANDY A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $41,898.38 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, ALLISON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,898.29 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISSE, LORRAINE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,898.02 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Hornby Amount $41,897.96 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, WILLIAM T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,897.93 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, CHERYL L Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,897.80 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIS, VANESSA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,897.77 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BRANDON D Employer name Erie County Amount $41,897.54 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, RENEE Employer name Village of Glen Park Amount $41,897.30 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, BRIDGET E Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,897.11 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, MARIA C Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $41,896.68 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JEFFREY W Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,896.26 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUKAUF, LAURA L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,896.02 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANK, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,895.85 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCONIERS, CASSANDRA R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,895.54 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNERS, HEATHER L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,895.48 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARK J Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,895.44 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DEBORAH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,895.42 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, DEVON M Employer name Town of Owego Amount $41,895.06 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, NICHOLAS D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $41,895.04 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFALZER, BETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,894.84 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, MATTHEW L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,894.80 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENJOCKETY, SHENANDOAH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,894.78 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System