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 HORNBERGER, MARY A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,614.20 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPPI, DORIS M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,614.20 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARINE, SHARON Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,614.20 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBUSTELLI, BRENDEN T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,614.13 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ETHAN C Employer name Washington County Amount $40,614.07 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILFORD C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,613.66 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURCY, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,613.57 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, ANTHONY H Employer name Education Department Amount $40,613.51 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITRE, EDGAR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $40,613.48 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLON, ASCENSIO Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $40,613.47 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARES, ZACHARY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,613.30 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK-MOORE, LISANNE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,613.12 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, MARIA A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,612.98 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODER, TIMOTHY L, SR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,612.67 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DALE M Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $40,612.45 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTO, PATRICIA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $40,612.39 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SCOTT W Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,612.24 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LU ANN D Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $40,612.19 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, ALBERT L Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,612.00 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, AMY L Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,611.99 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AMELLA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,611.40 Date 08/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KEVIN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,611.01 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORESE, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $40,610.94 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, SCOTT A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,610.74 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASRIN, FARHANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,609.96 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MELODY A Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $40,609.82 Date 08/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETZER, ERIC J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,609.78 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CINDY L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $40,609.70 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, TERRANCE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,609.62 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, CAROL M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $40,609.59 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFIN, JAMES J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,609.45 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROLINE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,609.22 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARAMBO, LAWRENCE Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $40,609.16 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, KATHY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,609.15 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DELLA L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $40,609.15 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRADER, SALLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,609.13 Date 11/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JAMES B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $40,608.58 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, JASON H Employer name Town of Reading Amount $40,608.50 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, ANNAMARIE Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,608.40 Date 09/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANE, RACHEL C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,608.32 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, JOSEPH A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $40,608.24 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARCIERT, LISA Y Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,608.17 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDONIO, CYNTHIA L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $40,608.11 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, CATHERINE M Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $40,607.80 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KARIN K Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $40,607.77 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DARRIN M Employer name Education Department Amount $40,607.70 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CATHY M Employer name Education Department Amount $40,607.70 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, MARI K Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $40,607.25 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOIA, LEAH M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $40,606.94 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREW, MARLA E Employer name Madison County Amount $40,606.66 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LISA M Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $40,606.64 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ALMEIDA, COLLEEN C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,606.38 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTANZA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $40,606.34 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDOLPH, BRIAN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $40,606.31 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KATHERINE S Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $40,606.22 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $40,606.19 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTSCHKE, SASHA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,606.01 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTH, SAMANTHA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,605.92 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, STEFANIE K Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,605.54 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, DOUGLAS K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,605.53 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, PATRICIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,605.24 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, JESSICA F Employer name Essex County Amount $40,605.12 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOB, CASEY P Employer name Warren County Amount $40,605.11 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, DAPHNE D Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $40,605.06 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, CARLTON R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,604.94 Date 12/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DEBORAH A Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $40,604.77 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDDEN, VIRGINIA M Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,604.41 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CINDY L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $40,604.18 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONSON, CHAD M Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,603.96 Date 01/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, MONICA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,603.79 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, LORRAINE S Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.67 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBISI, JESSICA L Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.67 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, MYRETA A Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.67 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, PATRICIA Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.67 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAMELA S Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.67 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JULIE C Employer name Broome County Amount $40,603.67 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBRIANO, VICKI L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,603.61 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSEY, BRUCE D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $40,603.50 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, CHRISTOPHER A, SR Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,603.44 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, HERIBERTO Employer name Herkimer County Amount $40,603.22 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CORTEZ M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,602.76 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, SEAN L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $40,602.69 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, THEODORE J Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $40,602.66 Date 05/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBURN, BRITTANY K Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,602.52 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,602.35 Date 10/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $40,602.17 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANHOO, MUKESH Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $40,602.07 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Webb Amount $40,602.02 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MYNDI M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,601.97 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARLENE J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,601.93 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDRACEK, MARTIN W Employer name Town of Catharine Amount $40,601.65 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, THERESA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,601.39 Date 12/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHARON L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,601.22 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSARUDAKIS, ROBERT J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,601.20 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, HAROLD F Employer name Otsego County Amount $40,601.06 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTILLER, WARREN L, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,601.05 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CARLOS H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,600.85 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DONALD T Employer name Essex County Amount $40,600.78 Date 08/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIELLA, BONNIE L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $40,600.74 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEALER, GEORGE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,600.70 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System