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 CRAPO, MICHAEL A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $40,851.99 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAUX, RONALD K Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $40,851.97 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CARA A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $40,851.91 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMBS, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,851.89 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, COURTNEY C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,851.52 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, CLAUDIA Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $40,851.52 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, KOQUITA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $40,851.27 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USIAK, COURTNEY R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $40,850.68 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, TIMOTHY C Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $40,850.51 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGRASS, COLETTE T Employer name Education Department Amount $40,850.50 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONANNO, JENNIFER R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,850.34 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCZAN, STEPHEN S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,850.11 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLEVA, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,850.10 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHIQUES, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,850.10 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJER, JESSE J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $40,849.48 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $40,849.23 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, CHURAMAN Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $40,849.19 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, NICHOLAS M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,849.13 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, SARA J Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $40,849.06 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, STEPHEN C Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $40,849.05 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, ELEANOR J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,848.92 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-KIRKLAND, FELICIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,848.57 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, RANDY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $40,848.48 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONKO-HANSON, JUIREITH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,848.33 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KAREN L Employer name Orange County Amount $40,848.29 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,848.06 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBE, STEPHEN A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,847.93 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, KATHRYN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,847.88 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALHOTRA, DEBASMITA Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $40,847.63 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIEU, ZACKARY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,847.55 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KARI J Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $40,847.50 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, LORI A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $40,847.46 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWLETT, MITCHELL W Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $40,847.29 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZVOMA, SARUDZAI C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,847.03 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DORTHEA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $40,847.02 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMAN, JEAN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,846.64 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELTZ, MEGAN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,846.44 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LESTER A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $40,845.87 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JAZMIN B Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $40,845.87 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZIN, LINDA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,845.85 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUPE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $40,845.80 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSINGER, JEAN P Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $40,845.70 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARSHALL E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,845.60 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JEFFREY T Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $40,845.60 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNHA, JOSE J Employer name Town of Somers Amount $40,845.23 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMAVICIUS, PAULIUS Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $40,845.12 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, LAURA L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $40,844.69 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, MARC J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,844.64 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, ELLEN S Employer name Town of Keene Amount $40,844.55 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESZYNSKI, CHAD Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,844.44 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALFI, LINDA M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $40,844.38 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, WENDY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $40,844.26 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BRIAN K Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $40,843.99 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JANINE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,843.82 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, JEAN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $40,843.66 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDRANO, DELIA B Employer name Orange County Amount $40,843.27 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SUSAN H Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,843.14 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUPRYNSKI, SANDRA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,842.94 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUIDEMA, ELIZABETH J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $40,842.80 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, GORKA Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $40,842.80 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,842.64 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, BAMBI L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,842.55 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,842.42 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, RONALD M Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $40,842.40 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVARO, KAREN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,842.31 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TARA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,842.25 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARULLI, FRANK A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,842.05 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, LYNN M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $40,841.76 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,841.71 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLEY, JONATHAN D Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,841.61 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMELAVA, MARINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,841.60 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, SHARON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,841.30 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, LESLEY E Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $40,841.19 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSINI, MATTHEW A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $40,841.18 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKATAR, DEBORAH J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,841.06 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNELL, JAMES T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,841.06 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, CAROLYN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,841.06 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLT, MICHAEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,841.06 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,841.06 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWTHER, JACQUELINE D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,841.06 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, OMANA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $40,840.81 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACINSKI, MICHELE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,840.74 Date 04/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, DARCI A Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $40,840.59 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLENDORF, BRAD M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $40,840.35 Date 05/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, ZACHARY S Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $40,839.65 Date 02/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDANO, ROSARIO A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $40,839.19 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, VELMA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,839.11 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, ALICIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,839.11 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, ROBERT F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,839.03 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, STEPHANIE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,838.93 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, PAUL R Employer name Hamilton County Amount $40,838.80 Date 06/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLIFF, LAUREN P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,838.77 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMREIN, MELAYNA S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,838.58 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRINATO, JOHN R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $40,838.53 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROSALIND R Employer name Erie County Amount $40,838.15 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPLER, MICHAEL E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,838.09 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DANIEL C Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,838.04 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORIS, DENISE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,838.02 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLA-HANLEY, JULIA L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $40,837.66 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMBLE, DEBRA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $40,837.64 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System