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 BOOKER, JERMAINE P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,184.63 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,184.59 Date 04/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, GLADYS S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,184.54 Date 03/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, JENNIFER L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $41,184.27 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, CHARLES Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,184.09 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMY A Employer name Warren County Amount $41,184.00 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, NANCY A Employer name Warren County Amount $41,184.00 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, LEIGH E Employer name Warren County Amount $41,184.00 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MARGARET E Employer name Warren County Amount $41,184.00 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,183.83 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARGARET J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,183.77 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KARIN S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,183.63 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,183.58 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, RITA Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $41,183.54 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKEN, PETER C Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $41,183.47 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, ESTHER M Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $41,183.36 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, KAMELLA M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $41,183.20 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCIO, GINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,182.94 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLIETE, RANDI J Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,182.50 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DEBORAH A Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $41,182.48 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, PETER Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,182.08 Date 01/09/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JOHN R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $41,182.07 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, FRANCES P Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $41,181.96 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTZEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $41,181.48 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACO, ABBY E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,181.36 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, EDWARD W Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,181.25 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANET L Employer name Education Department Amount $41,181.10 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SHELLY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,180.97 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN JACQUES, ALTAGRACE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,180.90 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEREMMIE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,180.84 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, BRANDON S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $41,180.57 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIG, MARIE L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $41,180.25 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDER, JENNIFER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,180.07 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, ERIC S Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,179.79 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DONNA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,179.48 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TRACY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,179.44 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, TODD A, JR Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $41,179.27 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWINE, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,178.61 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSI, PATRICK K Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $41,178.54 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $41,178.54 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEPEL, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,178.36 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, PAUL H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,178.14 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDREN, NANCY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,178.13 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DEBORAH M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $41,177.72 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEH, DECONTEE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,177.62 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNNEYMAN, DALE D Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $41,177.39 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROESCHLE, DEBRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,177.36 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, CHRISTY D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,177.22 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $41,177.05 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, FRANCES A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,176.81 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,176.62 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBORT, LINDA A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $41,176.08 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ALEXIS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,176.02 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, DONALD W Employer name Town of Edinburg Amount $41,175.71 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, JENNIFER D Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,175.48 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATSLEY, SUSAN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,175.39 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, THERESA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,175.21 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAFT, TONIA R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $41,175.10 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABICKI, MARY E Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $41,175.00 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Broome County Amount $41,174.90 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, AINKA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,174.84 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWNALL, LORI A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $41,174.74 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DOUGLAS W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,174.38 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, ANGELO J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,174.30 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CHRIS M Employer name Albany County Amount $41,174.18 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLNER, MARIEALAINA Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $41,173.66 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMSTETTER, SHARALYN C Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $41,173.35 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEELA, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $41,173.18 Date 07/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, STEPHEN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,172.96 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, COLLIN C Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $41,172.56 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JONATHAN A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $41,172.50 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Unadilla Amount $41,172.31 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, CAROL M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,172.14 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, MICHELLE Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $41,172.03 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JESSE J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $41,171.89 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MAURICE R Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $41,171.70 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERICA E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $41,171.62 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, GARY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,171.61 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTS, TAMMY L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $41,171.23 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, JULIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,171.22 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,171.21 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULD, CHARLES M, III Employer name City of Oneonta Housing Auth Amount $41,171.04 Date 10/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMPANO, GABRIEL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,170.97 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ANDRES Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,170.31 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JACQUELYN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,170.30 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVINZANO, FRANCA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,170.01 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,169.45 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFE, NAOMI E Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $41,169.37 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NICOLE D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,169.34 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY-HAJECK, CINDY C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,169.17 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISE, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $41,169.17 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINCHUK, SOPHIA Employer name Albany County Amount $41,168.86 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSON, TAMMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,168.83 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVRILYUK, TATYANA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,168.72 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CECILIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,168.69 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, TAMARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,168.40 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, HOWARD R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $41,168.27 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOMSKI, DANIEL S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $41,168.18 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KAREN A Employer name Education Department Amount $41,167.80 Date 11/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO-TORRES, CESAR Employer name Erie County Amount $41,167.63 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System