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 HENDERSON, SHEILA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,499.17 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBERT, MONIQUE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,498.63 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHARON L Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,498.45 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, RICK D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,498.16 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, MARK A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,498.15 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMACHE, LAWRENCE A, III Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,498.12 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, MARK J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $39,497.49 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, CATHERINE M Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $39,497.36 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKELL, RICHARD A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $39,497.27 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNERS, KEVIN GLENN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,497.01 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AMANDA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,496.99 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CINDY L Employer name Town of Durham Amount $39,496.90 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, FELIX A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,496.77 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY-MARTIN, SHEILA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,496.69 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, KATIE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,496.67 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUINLAN, ALEXANDRA Y Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $39,496.39 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRUZZI, ANNA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,495.65 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MORA, MARIJO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,495.50 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, SEAN M Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $39,495.35 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DENISE K Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $39,495.35 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZOLI, ALICE M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $39,495.33 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDILE, JANET D Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $39,495.28 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CLAUDE L, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,494.88 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTEL, RICHARD J Employer name Orange County Amount $39,494.76 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, JAMES E Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $39,494.72 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, EDDIE A, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,494.67 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCZAK, JEFFREY M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $39,494.23 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NETT, JASON R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $39,494.23 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, KESHA J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,494.18 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FEO, BARBARA W Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $39,494.17 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUWERKERK, RODGER K Employer name Village of Mill Neck Amount $39,494.02 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERLITZ, FRANCIS W Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $39,493.88 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWICZ, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $39,493.79 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRUCE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,493.79 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBEY, RHONDA MARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,493.26 Date 12/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, DAVID D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $39,493.20 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, TIMOTHY S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $39,493.20 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, AMY M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $39,493.13 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KAYE L Employer name Broome County Amount $39,492.95 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTO, SUSAN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,492.35 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, AMANDA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,492.35 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBAUGH, ANN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $39,492.28 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, SCOTT E Employer name City of Norwich Amount $39,492.12 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $39,492.11 Date 10/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCIO, CAROLYN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,491.99 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SHAWAVIAN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,491.61 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDUSKI, SANDRA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,491.21 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, RONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,490.95 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,490.75 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, MARISSA L Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $39,490.09 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, RICHARD F Employer name City of Rome Amount $39,489.79 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $39,489.72 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENZYK, BARBARA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,489.59 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, SHAUNCEY A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $39,489.54 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JOYCE M Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $39,489.53 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CARMEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,489.52 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRASTRO, EVAN G Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $39,489.50 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, SAVANNAH F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,489.34 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, BRYAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,489.19 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA C Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $39,489.17 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRABLOW, ANDREW T Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,489.05 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TINA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,488.92 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,488.70 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHANDERESS S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,488.60 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, RACHEL H Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,488.36 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVIO, DENNIS P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,488.30 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINLEY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $39,487.88 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, CHRISTINA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,487.81 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZENIEWSKI, JANICE E Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $39,487.68 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, STACEY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,486.91 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CORY R Employer name Town of Tully Amount $39,486.83 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVENS, HERBERT D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,486.74 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, GREGORY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $39,486.71 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, APRIL L Employer name Washington County Amount $39,486.45 Date 04/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBERT A Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $39,486.28 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, NICHOLAS M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $39,485.97 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $39,485.60 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $39,485.53 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLONIAK, KATHY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,485.25 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRADENBURGH, WAYNE R Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $39,485.19 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EBONY S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $39,485.04 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, PATRICIA M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $39,484.94 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, MELISSA I Employer name Camden CSD Amount $39,484.51 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERERRI, MADALENE K Employer name Naples CSD Amount $39,484.51 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GARY A Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,484.45 Date 10/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JESSICA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,484.32 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKA, DIANE L Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $39,483.99 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHURTON, FRANK, JR Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $39,483.94 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUKER, RUSSELL D Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $39,483.87 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, SETH M Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $39,483.77 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGER, NANCY A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $39,483.66 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, ERICA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,483.65 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KENNETH R Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $39,483.48 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ALEXIS E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,483.21 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMILLAN, VERNELL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,482.98 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DENISE R Employer name Broome County Amount $39,482.86 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHANEL N Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,482.70 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, SEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,482.42 Date 02/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, ALLEN R Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,482.35 Date 01/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASS, FACIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,482.08 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System