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 GIER, PAUL D Employer name Tompkins Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $39,830.75 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSOCANOS, MARIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,830.73 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, JANET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,830.60 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ASHANTI S Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $39,830.42 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, BLAKE C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $39,830.40 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURA, LAURA M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $39,830.32 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BRENNA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,830.12 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIDSBERGER, KARA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,830.12 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ROSA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,830.09 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SEAMUS V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,829.72 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, CLARA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,829.36 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPELL, CATHERINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,828.82 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,828.51 Date 06/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VONCILLE J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,828.51 Date 10/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URIAS, JENNIFER L Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $39,828.51 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PETER, ROSETTA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,828.00 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, STEVEN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,827.67 Date 08/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, STEPHEN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,827.58 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ANTHONY F X Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,827.36 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, NATHAN D Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,827.34 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, DOMINIC H Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,827.34 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANY, GEORGIA L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $39,827.23 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, MIRIAM A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,826.98 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHABOR, OSAMOKPUWA A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,826.69 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NANCY E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $39,826.68 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MICHELE R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,826.40 Date 06/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, WILLIAM J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,826.30 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATI, JENNIFER H Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $39,826.12 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, EARL L, II Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,826.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ALEXANDER S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $39,825.97 Date 01/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, HEATHER J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $39,825.94 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DAVID E Employer name Town of Westville Amount $39,825.78 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRITTON, BOBBY R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,825.59 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, DONNA Employer name Court of Claims Amount $39,825.55 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNEELY, MAUREEN Employer name Erie County Amount $39,825.40 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANEY, WENDY L Employer name Broome County Amount $39,825.27 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNOZEK, HOLLY K Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $39,824.93 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIETTO, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $39,824.87 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MILLARD W Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $39,824.70 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, AMY E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $39,824.41 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAIM, MARY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,824.30 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, DANIEL H Employer name Town of Persia Amount $39,824.26 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DAWN R Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $39,824.24 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ROLAND T Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,824.12 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSEES, EMILY N Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $39,823.96 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $39,823.96 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,823.88 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTZEN, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $39,823.68 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASIFF, MARGARET A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,822.99 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JESUS J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,822.68 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, TYLERE G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,822.51 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, DEBRA L Employer name Albany County Amount $39,822.45 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGDON, SARAH S Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,822.41 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JAMES K, JR Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $39,822.09 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCISCO, DONNA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $39,822.04 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDON, DANIEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,821.78 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMUL, MARGARET M Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $39,821.75 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, THERESE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $39,821.63 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINA, EILEEN S Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,821.60 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DOROTHY J Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,821.60 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JUDITH E Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $39,821.55 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADMAN, MILES R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,821.19 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, JANET R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,821.00 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, TERRANCE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,820.99 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVAL, NICOLAS L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $39,820.82 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, NANCY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,820.81 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAWN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,820.78 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGO, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $39,820.74 Date 08/23/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, RAPHAEL F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,820.66 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMONA, CARMEN D Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,820.57 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGALEE, HEERAN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,820.44 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CODY E Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $39,820.40 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $39,820.01 Date 03/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, AINSLEY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,819.25 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, KIM V Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $39,818.82 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, ELIZABETH E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,818.49 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, ENJOLI T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $39,818.45 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRADLEY A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $39,818.41 Date 05/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLER, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,818.27 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,817.87 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUTTING, BARBARA L Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $39,817.84 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, KELLY A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $39,817.78 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZTEMIR, KALSANG D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,817.75 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LAURIE L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $39,817.40 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENWERTH, LYNN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,817.27 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, TABITHA S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,817.13 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, HOPE C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $39,816.65 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, JOHN S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,816.59 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN QUINTIN, DELQUI J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,816.17 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLEMAN, HOLLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,816.12 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNANGST, JAMIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,816.09 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KATHLEEN E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $39,815.89 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JUSTIN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,815.86 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGEMI, JAMES A, II Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,815.17 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARIA M Employer name Orange County Amount $39,815.04 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, ERIC P, JR Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $39,814.92 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEE A Employer name Town of Broome Amount $39,814.89 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUWIK, HOLLIN A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $39,814.89 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BETTY J Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $39,814.89 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRITTNEY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,814.77 Date 12/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System