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 SOBOTKA, KAYLA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,629.13 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, BRENT L Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $40,628.74 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDEMAN, SHARITA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,628.72 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, LINDA S Employer name Putnam County Amount $40,628.60 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTO, ELLEN L Employer name Putnam County Amount $40,628.56 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJDER, JEFFREY S Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $40,628.26 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,628.22 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGEL, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $40,627.80 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONESCALCHI, NATALIE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,627.78 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMPFF, THOMAS E Employer name City of Fulton Amount $40,627.46 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM T Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $40,627.46 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGMEYER, ALISON L Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,627.27 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSETT, GAIL A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $40,626.70 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, STEVEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $40,626.69 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DRANAE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,626.65 Date 12/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINCINATUS, BARBARA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $40,626.57 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY-ALMY, CASANDRA L Employer name Albany County Amount $40,626.55 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVAN, DAVID W Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $40,626.20 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, MONICA D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,625.86 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESTINI, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,625.77 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JUSTIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,625.59 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, MARICELA G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,625.47 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, DONALD H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,625.16 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKE, RONALD W Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,625.01 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEBBETT, ANITA W Employer name Town of Homer Amount $40,625.01 Date 04/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KELLY M Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $40,625.00 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, ALLISON C Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,624.98 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAT, ANDREW J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,624.88 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSINO, JOHN A, II Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,624.84 Date 05/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUE, MELISSA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,624.83 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAL, LAURIE A Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $40,624.70 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,624.31 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRERI, MAUREEN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,623.87 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,623.75 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, TIERRA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,623.44 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, ROBERT R Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $40,623.35 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DALE D Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $40,623.23 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,623.12 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMBRODT, LISA G Employer name Groton CSD Amount $40,622.96 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNEN, JAMES S Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $40,622.68 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, SHINAY K Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $40,622.55 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ROBERT Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,622.11 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, CHRISTINE D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,622.05 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, ZACHARY J Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,622.05 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMAY, LOURDES COSEP Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,621.59 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNIGAN-COHEN, MEGHANN E Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $40,621.20 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJCI, REINETTE Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $40,621.05 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERCE, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,620.97 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, RAYMOND E Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $40,620.54 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, PATRICK F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,620.50 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACETO, EVA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCAIDE, MELISSA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERCOLANO, MARIE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, PAMELA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINELLO, SHERRY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, DORIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JUDY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERKORN, MARGARET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, NANCY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, ANITA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHAND, MARION Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, MARIA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTTS, MARIA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 04/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTO, KELLY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, KELLYE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, SANDRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, APRIL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,620.30 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESHAN, DAVID D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,619.90 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, ANTHONY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,619.76 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONAN, SHARON M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,619.73 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GAIL M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,619.66 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUALES, ALEXANDRA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,619.52 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEONARD W Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,619.43 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JON D Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $40,619.40 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, MARLO N Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $40,619.26 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, SHARON P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $40,619.17 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASSON, BRIANNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,618.81 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHAR, RICHARD J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $40,618.38 Date 05/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Sennett Amount $40,618.09 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOSE A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $40,617.86 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZILA, TERESA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,617.82 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $40,617.81 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, SIXTO A Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,617.74 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRICK, BRIAN C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $40,617.64 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNNEYMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $40,617.30 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, FRANK A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $40,617.00 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ROBERT K Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $40,616.94 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTH, CHRYSTAL M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,616.84 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERER, KAREN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,616.48 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, KIMBERLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,615.67 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBYN L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $40,615.61 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, ANTON J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,615.58 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWOBODA, JOHN W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,615.48 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANK, SHAWN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,614.95 Date 04/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $40,614.90 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANGLE, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,614.84 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, DIANE E Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,614.20 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System