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 SCHEIBLING, JOYCE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,039.32 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, KRISTIN H Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $40,038.74 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, LANCE W Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $40,038.42 Date 07/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, ANNE D Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,038.37 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,038.32 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWART, SEAN S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,037.98 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RYNE R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,037.98 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, DENIESE J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,037.94 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE BULY, DAPHNEY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,037.86 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KEVIN J Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $40,037.74 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,037.57 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUONG, TIANA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $40,037.28 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,037.21 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORNOW, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,037.05 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KATHLEEN Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $40,036.88 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOBERL, SCOTT W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,036.70 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, KATHY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,036.69 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, JOHN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,036.68 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORT, STEPHEN A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $40,036.46 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, NIMISHA P Employer name Broome County Amount $40,035.83 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, SAUL Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $40,035.64 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, KIM MARIE Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $40,035.63 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, BARBARA J Employer name York CSD Amount $40,035.50 Date 01/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDILANDS, MONICA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,035.48 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TAI J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,035.12 Date 02/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, JASON M Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,034.83 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JUDITH E Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $40,034.75 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GWENDOLYN A Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $40,034.65 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BUMBARD, MARY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,034.31 Date 12/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERG, JONATHAN J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,034.19 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADAS, MICHELE N Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,034.18 Date 11/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, MARTHA M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $40,034.06 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUKSEL, TINA L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $40,034.02 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, TREVOR I Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,033.72 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, JEROD J Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $40,033.65 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,033.62 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, HOLLY J Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $40,033.28 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXHAJ, PRANVERA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $40,032.89 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, STELLA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,032.78 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, RICHARD T Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $40,032.34 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SHANE J Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $40,032.28 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELTI, DONNA JEAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,032.25 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEROTOV, PHILLIP J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $40,031.86 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTAGAN, MARCEL Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $40,031.12 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIURA, NIKI J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $40,030.79 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASNIESKI, MARGARET Employer name Orange County Amount $40,030.73 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAY, JASON S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,030.62 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, COLLEEN T Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,030.52 Date 02/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTITO, KELLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,030.35 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGASSE, JANET L Employer name Madison County Amount $40,030.25 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSCH, CAROLYN M Employer name Madison County Amount $40,030.25 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ISMAEL Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,029.91 Date 11/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KELLEY J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,029.78 Date 11/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, JEFFREY F Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $40,029.51 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, SHARYL B Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $40,029.30 Date 03/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LEO M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,028.91 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,028.80 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOO, TATANESHA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,028.66 Date 08/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUS, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,028.36 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, RONALD F Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,028.18 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, TERESE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,028.17 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SANDRA T Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,028.15 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONG, ANNA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $40,027.97 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDE, WILLIAM H Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $40,027.75 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCHIN, STEPHEN H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,027.68 Date 11/23/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACQUET, LEONARD T, JR Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $40,027.33 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JOHN J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $40,027.29 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, PAUL Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $40,026.99 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, MICHAEL J Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $40,026.87 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SHAWN D Employer name Erie County Amount $40,026.72 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIAGRIS, ROSANNA Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $40,026.59 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, RAMONA L Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,026.56 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULASEWICZ, MARCY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,026.39 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WILLIAM J Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,025.96 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, DIANE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,025.85 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIBERGER, MADLYN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $40,025.70 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZANYI, RONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,025.36 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRANDY N Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,024.96 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLIN, JEROME Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,024.76 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONOFRIO, TAMARA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,024.46 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, MAURO Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $40,024.46 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUEY, ALICE ROSE Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,024.35 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARBY, CAITLIN J Employer name Orleans County Amount $40,024.33 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, BEVERLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,024.24 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, ANN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,024.24 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, CYNTHIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,024.21 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE-MC GRIFF, DENISE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,023.73 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBERG, NAOMI J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,023.25 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JENNIFER A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $40,023.15 Date 01/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOROWSKI, CHERYL M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,023.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, DIANNA L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $40,022.93 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, DONALD J, III Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,022.70 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RISE, HELENA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $40,022.66 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, BARRY J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $40,022.09 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, SUSAN T Employer name Albany County Amount $40,022.00 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, VIRGINIA B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $40,021.91 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTNER, WANDA Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,021.67 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CHAZ J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,021.62 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBA-POMERANZ, ROSE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,021.60 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBONE, AMY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $40,021.60 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System