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 CHRISTODARO, LYNN H Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $41,894.52 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DAVID L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,893.96 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZESUTEK, ROSEMARY Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $41,893.68 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,893.60 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODUOR, MACQUICK A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,893.42 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,893.41 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAN, KEVIN Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,893.14 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSZ, ROBERT E Employer name Erie County Amount $41,893.02 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, JERRY J Employer name Town of Laurens Amount $41,893.00 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUASTA, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,892.49 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, JOSEPH R Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $41,892.48 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NORMAN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,892.40 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEEN, BOBBY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,892.34 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, TATIANA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,892.31 Date 11/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, CAROL N Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,892.24 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAZINSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $41,892.18 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSER, MARY ANNE Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $41,892.14 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JARED C Employer name Erie County Amount $41,891.80 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARLENE A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $41,891.67 Date 10/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, GERALD A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,891.47 Date 12/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RHONDA S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $41,891.41 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DEBORAH Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,891.03 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JEALIEN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,891.03 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, SHEILA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,891.00 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANONI, DAWN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,890.87 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, DENISE L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $41,890.85 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ERIC J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,890.74 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUTWURST, JOHN A, JR Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $41,890.29 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, EWART ST A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $41,889.91 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NORRIS Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $41,889.75 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTEL, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,889.60 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, DIANA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,888.88 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECZYNSKI, CATHERINE T Employer name Erie County Amount $41,888.84 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKUP, FREDERICK J, JR Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $41,888.77 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROUMAND, LENA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,888.74 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACIUCH, CAROL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,888.72 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, YOLANDA D Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $41,888.51 Date 02/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, JUDITH E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,888.36 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIDDER, DONNA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,888.04 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JARETH L Employer name Cortland County Amount $41,887.62 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEQUE, FRISNEL R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $41,887.48 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DEBORAH L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $41,887.19 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZER, JOAN S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $41,886.22 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, REGINA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $41,885.83 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURCSAK, SUSAN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,885.71 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, CATHERINE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,885.67 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, LOIS J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $41,885.48 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ERNESTO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $41,884.63 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUERCIA-CLARKE, TAMIKA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,884.62 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, CELINDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,884.61 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZEL, KELLY M Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $41,884.61 Date 02/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPNER, D STEVEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $41,884.56 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTULA, SHERI M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,884.35 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL T Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $41,884.05 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS VOGT, SANDRA J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $41,883.86 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VALERIE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,883.85 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMCZAK, KENNETH E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $41,883.64 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, RHONDA P Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,883.18 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, GARY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $41,882.73 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, SUSAN Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $41,882.28 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDEMO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $41,882.12 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, RYAN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $41,881.95 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,881.61 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDELMARK, DAMION M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,881.44 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, VINCE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,881.37 Date 09/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, CAROL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,881.34 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, JOSEPH M Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $41,881.17 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JENNIFER Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $41,881.14 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, DONNA A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $41,881.14 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, HENRY A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $41,881.12 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCOLL, CHARLES C, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $41,881.08 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISKERN, MARY LOU Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $41,880.49 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,880.35 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GARMO, KAREN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,880.32 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHAUNTAY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,880.24 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXON, LAURIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,880.17 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLINO, JON A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $41,879.95 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, ROSEANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $41,879.65 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULMAGE, VALERIE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $41,879.62 Date 07/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ALLEN S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,879.60 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNER, REBECCA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,879.46 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GLIZER P Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,879.21 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, KAREN E Employer name Chemung Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $41,879.20 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEANDREAU, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,878.78 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, SUSAN M Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $41,878.56 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,878.51 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, JOHN W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,878.39 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVO, SUZANNE L Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $41,878.27 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Colden Amount $41,878.06 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLMAN, KRISTIN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,877.71 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ERICA S Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $41,877.68 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JODI L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $41,877.50 Date 08/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJKA, JOSEPH E Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $41,877.38 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKIL, WESLEY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $41,877.36 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARCIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,877.30 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, ALISHA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $41,877.04 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, WENDY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,876.73 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCH, SHARON D, MRS Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $41,876.46 Date 08/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $41,876.37 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $41,876.10 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System