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 YACAB, EMANUEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,608.03 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEWSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,607.95 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, BRUCE W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $41,607.89 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, YOLANDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,607.84 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APO, JOCELYN Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $41,607.37 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, JESSE W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,607.19 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, LUIS A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,607.11 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,606.67 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARKEETA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,606.26 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVERS, EILEEN M Employer name Department of State Amount $41,606.16 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, KIMBRIE Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,606.03 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, AUSTIN J Employer name Town of Warren Amount $41,605.63 Date 08/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, CASSANDRA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $41,605.49 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, DUANE D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,605.45 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, AMANDA P Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $41,605.42 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, EVAN L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $41,605.27 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $41,605.08 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, KATIE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,604.94 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, EMMANUEL A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,604.90 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRILL, KYLE F Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $41,604.82 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORMZ, TIMOTHY W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $41,604.81 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara Co. Ind. Dev. Agy. Amount $41,604.54 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDUK, DAWN C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,604.50 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, CHERYL R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $41,604.22 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, RITA R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,603.74 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANTONIO S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,603.63 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, MATHEW P Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,603.19 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, ELEANOR S Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $41,603.13 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, SANDRA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $41,603.12 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR, YUNOKA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,603.06 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, SCOTT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,603.00 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTLE, WILLIAM L Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $41,602.78 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, ANDREA T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $41,602.73 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, COLLEEN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,602.61 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWERT, ZACHARY J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $41,602.59 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, LINDA S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,602.45 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HAYLEY Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $41,602.41 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, COLLEEN A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $41,602.40 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRELL, DANI V Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,602.23 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, PATRICIA Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,602.22 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARNICE S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,601.93 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUZICKE, FRANCES A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $41,601.60 Date 07/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESIGNANO, LAUREN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,600.67 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, CASMIRA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,600.48 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELLE, CHRISTINE W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $41,600.33 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JUAN R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,600.18 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ROSE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $41,600.17 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOTTI, JASON M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $41,600.00 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, GARY J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $41,599.69 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, LUIS A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,599.60 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOLI, MICHAEL E, III Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,599.44 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, KENNETH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,599.40 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRO, ARIELLE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,599.31 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, DAVID A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $41,598.92 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, BRETT G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,598.92 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, MELISSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,598.90 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, SHARON P Employer name Broome County Amount $41,598.79 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLONSKI, JEFFREY M Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,598.70 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, JENNIFER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,598.49 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADAL, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $41,598.34 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, LA SHON D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,598.30 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRO, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $41,598.24 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JAMES R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,597.91 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, BRIGITTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,597.62 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDLE, MATTHEW P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $41,597.59 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANNETTE C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,597.41 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOSELYN N Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,597.22 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOLIK, JASON M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,597.14 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCUZZI, MICHAEL A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $41,597.08 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DAVID W Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $41,596.90 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DAVID E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,596.81 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGA, ALLYN T Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $41,596.80 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTERS, MARK C Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,596.58 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $41,596.58 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, KRISTEN Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,596.53 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LONNY W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,596.52 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCOMELLO, LISA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $41,596.44 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JAMES M Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $41,596.36 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDJOE, DEBORAH H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,596.15 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DONNA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,595.80 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACKNELL, GERALD J, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,595.80 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMINSKI, MARGARET A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,595.73 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, DEBRA M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $41,595.71 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, BRENDA S Employer name Newark CSD Amount $41,595.55 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIAS, ALFREDO, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $41,595.37 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CHERYL A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,595.31 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, JO ANN Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $41,595.26 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUZA, PATRICIA A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $41,595.26 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUNTON, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,594.42 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MELANIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,594.34 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,594.33 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANYON, NAOMI M Employer name Broome County Amount $41,594.00 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LISA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,593.20 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHITELLO, PATRICIA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,593.19 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, BRUCE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,593.17 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMMER, KRISTIN B Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,593.17 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBRIGHT, DEBORAH A Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,593.16 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZE, EILEEN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,593.15 Date 09/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, MICHELE J Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $41,592.67 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, CAROLINE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,592.46 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System