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 SOMERS, TRUDY L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,053.48 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, EILEEN A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $40,053.24 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, CHERYL L Employer name Four County Library System Amount $40,053.08 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIE, JOHN K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,053.01 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZE, JUSTIN C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $40,052.96 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERKIES, CARRIE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,052.80 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI, SHARON Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,052.74 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAB, JOSEPH C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $40,052.53 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTONIO R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,052.18 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, PAUL A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $40,052.18 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DARYLL W Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,052.17 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $40,052.13 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZA, NICOLE M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $40,051.43 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSSEN, BRET A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $40,051.38 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONNOW, LAWRENCE R Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $40,051.22 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, RORY H Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,051.01 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLALY, TINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,050.44 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, ROBERTO C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,050.43 Date 07/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISLER, KYLE J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,050.21 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAB, GREGORY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,049.96 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCA, MARYELLEN Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $40,049.78 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLENER, JARROD M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $40,049.59 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, KATHLEEN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,049.50 Date 05/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, LISA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,049.45 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, ROBERT M Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,049.39 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBIGA, RACHEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,049.30 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, SEAN B Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,049.18 Date 07/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MARJORIE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,049.02 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Easton Amount $40,048.99 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIDER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,048.43 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLE, PAMELA B Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $40,048.35 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, LESLIE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,048.33 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, SHEILAGH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,048.30 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, TINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,048.30 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, DINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,048.30 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENT, BEATRICE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,048.29 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KENDRICK, SARAH E Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,048.27 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIJARRO, MADELINE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,048.16 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, KANDRA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $40,048.05 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIOLI, JAMES V Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,047.98 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, LISA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $40,047.95 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, QUANTIKA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,047.86 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, KATHY D Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $40,047.85 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKUSKI, LYNN D Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $40,046.88 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CARMEN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,046.85 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DAVID M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,046.81 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBASEK, JO ANN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,046.47 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, THELMA X Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $40,046.38 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, KATHERINE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,046.34 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, ALEESE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,046.31 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, GIOVANNA J Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $40,046.28 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, HEIDI Employer name Town of Chester Amount $40,046.18 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA-ESPINOSA, MARCOS Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $40,046.18 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOETSCH, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,046.16 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, PIERRE R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,046.02 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIRIANOV, ILDAR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,045.76 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COTEAU, LYNN R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $40,045.56 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RAYMOND I Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $40,045.48 Date 12/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDHAMMER, TERESA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,045.38 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHARON C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,045.33 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISKO, SOPHIE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $40,045.10 Date 06/30/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNOR, WAYNE D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $40,045.07 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MASHONA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $40,044.91 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDCHAMP, JONATHAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,044.75 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDGE, CARRIE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,044.54 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMBS, BERNADETTE M Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,044.51 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, GRAHAM M Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,044.24 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ERIC Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,044.17 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURGAN, JOHN J Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $40,044.11 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, GREGG A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $40,043.76 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MOHAMMEDU A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $40,043.76 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZELL, MIESHA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,043.64 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKEN, GARY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,043.50 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $40,043.21 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SEAN P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,043.14 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, BENJAMIN L Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $40,043.08 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CAROLYNE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $40,043.00 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOACHIM, HIMMLER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,042.94 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, LEIGHA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,042.85 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, MICHELE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,042.81 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, LOREILY C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,042.70 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDRACCHIA, EMERALD Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $40,042.50 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISKERN, LUKE F Employer name Town of Groton Amount $40,042.42 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMBS, DONNA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,042.03 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOLANA, TOYIN T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,041.83 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, BARBARA L Employer name Town of Verona Amount $40,041.82 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERIDO, RUBY L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,041.61 Date 05/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PATRICIA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,041.48 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLENN L Employer name Town of Jay Amount $40,041.30 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESBROUGH, FRANCESCA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,041.19 Date 01/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, VERONICA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $40,041.10 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, JERRI L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,040.86 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, KIM S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,040.85 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, MARGARET M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $40,040.81 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, RICHARD Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,040.15 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, DONNA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,040.00 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, GERRY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,040.00 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, TOLLY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,040.00 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASINSKI, LINDA A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $40,039.95 Date 10/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, JOHN R Employer name Albany County Amount $40,039.33 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System