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 MC MAHON, SUE E Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $39,303.60 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, KRISTIN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,303.30 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, MATTHEW C Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $39,303.22 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DANIEL H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,303.18 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUIR, KIM H Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $39,302.88 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBART, RYAN F Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $39,302.70 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERK, BRIANA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,302.60 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRSCHING, TAMARA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $39,302.53 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, BARBARA R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,302.48 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, LORELEI A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $39,302.48 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, DANA A, MRS Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,302.26 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINS, DANIEL C Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,301.83 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGAUD, JOANIE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,301.64 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MICHELLE G Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,300.53 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDIO, MARY ANN Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $39,300.42 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-PERSIP, DANAE Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $39,300.36 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHANDE, EDMOND O Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,300.25 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KIMBERLY A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $39,300.20 Date 03/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAMAR J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,300.00 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, KEVIN L Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $39,299.87 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLMAN, SHIRLEY M Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $39,299.85 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RODERICK P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,299.77 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, HOLLY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,298.95 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBMEHL, TAMARA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,298.88 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, EDALIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,298.49 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOHN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,298.49 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNEY, JAMES G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,297.47 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEISHA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,297.45 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAMELA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $39,297.42 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALISZEWSKI, DONNA K Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $39,297.31 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, BRITTNAY N Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $39,297.16 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DEBRA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $39,297.07 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MATTHEW H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $39,296.94 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, STANLEY M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $39,296.81 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, KIM M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $39,296.78 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARVILLE, HENRIETTA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,296.55 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPPI, MICHELLE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,296.40 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASCO, MARJORIE Q Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,296.28 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $39,296.10 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUEA, RAFAELA I Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $39,295.93 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHICK, MARC A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $39,295.89 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASAGIC, SARAH Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $39,295.61 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINKA, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,295.59 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, LEAH Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,294.84 Date 02/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, CHERYL A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $39,294.73 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, JOSEPH R Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,294.67 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDO, DREW S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $39,294.66 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFFREY J M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,294.42 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMY L Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $39,294.33 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $39,293.96 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILLS, DANIEL C Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $39,293.96 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WODARCZYK, JULIETTE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,293.96 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LINDA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,293.86 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MARIA P Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,293.80 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, ANN V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,293.76 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEARNEY, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $39,293.76 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIRSKI, MEAGHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,293.19 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAGNA, ELIZABETH J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,293.19 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, G TAMRA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,293.15 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $39,292.80 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, HEATHER L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $39,292.45 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, MICHAEL J Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $39,292.39 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDOU, PETER M Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $39,292.00 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORTA, MICHELE Y Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,291.94 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, SARA Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $39,291.70 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANNE, GREGORY J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $39,291.69 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEPPINGER, LISA C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $39,291.13 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRANSKI, MICHELLE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,291.12 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, ROSEANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,291.12 Date 03/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JACQUELINE L Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $39,291.03 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEIVER, CARRIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,290.70 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, ERIK M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,290.70 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENO, DENNIS M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $39,290.70 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWIBLE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $39,290.59 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, JAMES W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,290.51 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHAM, SARAH G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,290.51 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SANTINO R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,290.51 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGWER, BENJAMIN L Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $39,290.51 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACILEO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $39,290.51 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, DEVON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,290.35 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $39,290.35 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEWELLING, JADE M Employer name Warren County Amount $39,290.33 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIHL, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,289.98 Date 06/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENIAZEK, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $39,289.85 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARYSMA C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $39,289.77 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBIN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,289.62 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, STEPHANIE M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $39,289.57 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,289.38 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, DIANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,289.29 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELSANG, BETHANN M Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,288.70 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, MARIALUISA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,288.23 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTIDA, RUBI E Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,288.19 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, DEREK J Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,288.14 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, GAIL E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,288.00 Date 07/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOSH G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,287.91 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCUS, JENNIFER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,287.64 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, BOBBI J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $39,287.60 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLEY, KRISTIN L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $39,287.53 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MELODY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,287.40 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JANET H Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $39,286.94 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System