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 FADOIR, BEVERLY M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,950.72 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIL, CLAUDIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,950.32 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, JENNIFER E Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,950.28 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, JUSTA D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,950.00 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, PETER D Employer name City of Norwich Amount $40,949.93 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDETTI, JENNA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,949.92 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUMETZER, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Jay Amount $40,949.62 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLOCK, ROGER W Employer name Town of Hammond Amount $40,949.15 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, CRYSTAL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,949.13 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, CATHERINE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,948.89 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNESS, MELISSA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,948.71 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIERLOH, ALBERT G Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,948.64 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, MARIA L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,948.17 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, KAY A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,947.97 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLIMAN, EMILIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,947.79 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, EVETTE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,947.79 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,947.47 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLS, PATRICIA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $40,947.40 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, EMILY E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $40,947.21 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, URSELIA V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,947.10 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LESLIE J, MR Employer name Town of Burlington Amount $40,947.07 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRONE, VINCENT A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,947.02 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, CAROLYN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,947.02 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINSKI, TEMMIE S Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,947.01 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMET, KEVIN F Employer name Town of Berne Amount $40,946.83 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKWA, MIROSLAWA Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $40,946.76 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JAMES B Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $40,946.68 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, MARIA F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,946.49 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWIE, ALEX Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $40,946.32 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDWOOD, MARILYN O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,946.15 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, ARTHUR C Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $40,946.05 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, MARY W Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $40,945.73 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRY, MANUBHAI C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,945.58 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, BELKIS A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,945.58 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, LAURIE C Employer name Town of Evans Amount $40,945.42 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, LAURIE Employer name Town of Evans Amount $40,945.39 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, CAROL M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,945.36 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SEAN M Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $40,945.32 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $40,945.25 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, EDDIE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $40,945.21 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFOLO, JOANNE M Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $40,945.18 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,945.17 Date 04/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, MICHELE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,944.85 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, NICHOLE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,944.63 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICO, MATTHEW A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,944.41 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPLE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $40,944.32 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEHART, GARY W Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,944.12 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTON, TAMARA J Employer name Broome County Amount $40,944.00 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRENANT, DONNA M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $40,943.95 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENAVOLI, STEPHEN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,943.92 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULIAK, WILLIAM M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,943.63 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, WENDY F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,943.44 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANELLONE, SHALYN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,943.25 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, SHAVON A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,943.19 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, JULIE F Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,943.13 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, TERRY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,943.06 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDICK, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $40,942.83 Date 05/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, LATONYA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,942.76 Date 04/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTES, TERESA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,942.56 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, RETHA R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,942.55 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MARIA T Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,942.47 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHAMES, NAKIA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,942.22 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEITH R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $40,942.13 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBEL, KIM A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,942.07 Date 04/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, SANDRA D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,942.06 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIER, JOANN M Employer name City of Fulton Amount $40,941.97 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONOUR, DENNIS J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $40,941.91 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, JUDY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,941.57 Date 05/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, GLENN D Employer name Town of Richmondville Amount $40,941.35 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACH, JAMES F Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $40,941.34 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUH, ANNE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,941.22 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, NICOLAS D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,941.12 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, KALEIGH S Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,941.02 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLINSKI, JONATHAN Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $40,940.78 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, COURTNEY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,940.67 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIBARSHINA, IRINA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $40,940.64 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBRAUN, BRENDA G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,940.64 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, TYLER Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $40,940.59 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JOSEPH R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,940.57 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,940.36 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONELL, SHAUNA L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $40,940.28 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSKE, DONALD C, II Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,940.09 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, MICHELE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,940.00 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBIOLKA, DONNA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,939.99 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, EVERARD Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,939.84 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, AMIE J Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $40,939.83 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, THOMAS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,939.81 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, SHARON A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $40,939.60 Date 07/05/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, ANGELA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $40,939.44 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILA, BEBELYN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,939.42 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, CYNTHIA ANN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,939.42 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, SAHAMAL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,939.42 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCA, LA SANDRA J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,939.03 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVES, ALVIN Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $40,939.01 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZODUJ, JUDITH E Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $40,939.01 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,938.68 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPKIN, MARY ANN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,938.66 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPOS, JOHN J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $40,938.59 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBERT, EDWIN E Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,938.36 Date 01/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMORE, TODD W Employer name Canton CSD Amount $40,938.01 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System