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 STEVENS, THERESA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $39,353.08 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,352.96 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, PAUL M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,352.93 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRO, VINCENT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,352.68 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ASHLEY M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,352.60 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIE, NATHAN J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $39,352.17 Date 02/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRK, REHANNON L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $39,352.15 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETREU, SAMANTHA B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,351.72 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, SHARON L Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,351.30 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYHAN, SUSAN Employer name Orange County Amount $39,351.28 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, KAREN L Employer name Orange County Amount $39,351.26 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, SIRENA Employer name Albany County Amount $39,350.94 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, LAURIE B Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $39,350.90 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARYLIN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,350.62 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES-RYAN, DEANNA J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $39,350.48 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,350.46 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL MEDICO, MARY P Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $39,350.25 Date 12/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATCHERIC, ROBERT L, SR Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,349.95 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, JOHN F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,349.81 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, ROSEANN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,349.37 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, LAURA J B Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $39,349.32 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATUS, RICHARD Employer name Town of Trenton Amount $39,349.32 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDD, JILL M Employer name Town of Westfield Amount $39,348.89 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, HERMINIA E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,348.54 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, ANNETTE S Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,348.54 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIFFERON, MARIANTONIA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,348.54 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMMERLY, DEBRA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,348.54 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, STEPHANIE B Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,348.54 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEGARD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $39,348.38 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,348.20 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOISE, YVELINE Employer name Orange County Amount $39,348.15 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELSORBO, PATRICIA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,348.10 Date 07/07/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNARS, ANN M Employer name Panama CSD Amount $39,348.05 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLSKY, ROCHELLE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,347.98 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, PETER J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,347.97 Date 03/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIO, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $39,347.85 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, DREW Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $39,347.46 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ROSS A Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,347.28 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, GAY K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,346.50 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ALLISON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,346.30 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMB, LINDA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $39,346.18 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, JANELL C Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $39,345.91 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTERMAN, CATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,345.76 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, THOMAS G Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $39,345.63 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWIE, JENNA R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $39,345.52 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, DIANA M Employer name Broome County Amount $39,345.50 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDO, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $39,345.30 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINING, JUDSON W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,345.26 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMORE, MICHELE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,345.18 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ELNA R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $39,344.55 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDHOMME, DENNIS J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,344.50 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISSIERE, JASON T Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $39,344.46 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANSTON, NEWTON G Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,344.22 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, BARBARA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,344.19 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINES, NICOLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,344.10 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, LINDA A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $39,344.00 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, STEVEN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,343.96 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $39,343.74 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAVINO, DONNA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,343.70 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZA, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,343.56 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, MARK W Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $39,343.24 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, MEREDITH S Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $39,342.95 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, MICHELLE L Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $39,342.54 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHERN, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Tully Amount $39,342.42 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, PAUL H Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,342.40 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, ROBIN J Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,342.36 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, RASHEIM F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,342.22 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, EUGENE N, III Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,342.09 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELYSER, TRAVIS J Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $39,342.00 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDY, STEPHEN C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,341.97 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMBE, KATHLEEN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,341.50 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, JOYCE M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $39,341.45 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,341.20 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, GREGORIO L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,341.20 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIANNA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,341.08 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KATHRYN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,340.65 Date 11/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Clarksville Amount $39,340.39 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, VICTORIA L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $39,340.34 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CONSTANCE C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,340.21 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATS, LATASHA G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,340.05 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDERKIRK, KATELYN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,339.88 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EVANDER Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $39,339.86 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCI, EMILY L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $39,339.54 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEY, JO ANNE C Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,339.46 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHERYL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,339.32 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYTE, WENDY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $39,339.25 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ANDREW R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,338.99 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCA, MIGDALIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,338.70 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSALONIS, HOLLY J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,338.58 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETANA, FRANCISCO Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $39,337.95 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTZ, PAUL J Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $39,337.86 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOAN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,337.45 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLA, RICHARD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,337.43 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIMATOPOULOS, NICK Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,336.20 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN, TAISHA E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,335.99 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, CAROL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,335.98 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATMON, KHALILAH F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,335.98 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODOROV, JESSICA M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $39,335.82 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, CRYSTAL L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,335.46 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, DANIEL R Employer name Village of Malone Amount $39,335.45 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System