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 PIETRI, CAROLINE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,064.46 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABRISKIE, EARL E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,064.46 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKY, IRIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,064.38 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, MELISSA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,064.18 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, MICHELLE G Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,064.07 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, NATASHA N Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $39,064.00 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERCK, LISA M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $39,063.99 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, EDDIE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $39,063.89 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, BERNADETTE M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $39,063.68 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEX, KATHRYN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,063.09 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOSE G Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $39,062.80 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOJEIRA, NICOLE I Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,062.63 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARLING, PAULETTE V Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $39,062.55 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, HEIDI K Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $39,062.16 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSAGGI, CASSANDRA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,061.68 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNOWSKI, RICHARD A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,061.62 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, BRANDI C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,061.57 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, KYLE T Employer name Albany County Amount $39,061.48 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, STEVEN W Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,061.22 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUZER, JUDITH J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $39,061.12 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUWELS, LISA G Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $39,061.00 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDANO, VINCENT S, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,060.97 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, CYNTHIA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,060.80 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JASON M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $39,060.68 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUSTIN C Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $39,060.63 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, PHARES Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $39,060.59 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEJARDE, VIVIAN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,060.44 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHUR, RUCHIRA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,059.89 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DEWEL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,059.73 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSTAM, CHANDROUTIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,059.51 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DAISY L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,059.41 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMOSA, MICHELLE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,059.38 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, JAMIE L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $39,058.99 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KELLY M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,058.72 Date 11/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLER, MEGAN E Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $39,058.63 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUELLEMAN, KARIN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,058.46 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, PAUL M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,058.32 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANNE M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $39,057.61 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, VICKI L Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $39,057.39 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY BAPTISTE, TIFFANY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,057.13 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, LINDA L Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $39,057.07 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, RUTH Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,057.05 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNETTI, GRACE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $39,056.77 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KEITH C Employer name Corning Community College Amount $39,056.53 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOPELLA, LAURA Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $39,056.43 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, MATTHEW S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,056.36 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JEFFREY P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,056.17 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREVEL FALSO, BONNIE J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,056.13 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXAMA, FRITZ J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,056.12 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALESSI COE, GENA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $39,055.69 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMIER, SAMUEL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,055.58 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDEON, DAVID S Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $39,055.10 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOKL, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $39,055.10 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINES, ATHANAS Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $39,054.97 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTONI, MAUREEN E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $39,054.29 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNO, ANDREW M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,054.01 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RENA M Employer name Essex County Amount $39,053.60 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENS, DONALD J Employer name Essex County Amount $39,053.60 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOVAH, BRITTANY N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $39,053.59 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUSE, ERVEL O Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $39,053.44 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERLEY, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,053.36 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, JOANNE Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $39,053.34 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, LORNA L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,053.31 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDY, ADAM K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,053.27 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKO, EVAN M Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $39,053.21 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWIAK, DARLENE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,053.17 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, KAREN L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,053.00 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD A Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $39,052.98 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, ELIZABETH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,052.93 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, LENA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,052.85 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, JASON C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,052.78 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, MAUREEN Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $39,052.65 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELLE R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $39,052.09 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, NADIA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,051.96 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALONE, WILLIAM F Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,051.82 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, NANCY Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $39,051.32 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDELLI, STEFANIE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,051.04 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROY A Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $39,050.99 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAKIN, PATRICIA L Employer name City of Oneida Amount $39,050.82 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, BETTE L Employer name Town of Windham Amount $39,050.82 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, JULIUS A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,050.66 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SUN MI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,050.66 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, AARON D Employer name Village of Waterville Amount $39,050.32 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $39,049.87 Date 05/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, FLOYD J, III Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $39,049.72 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, KISHA C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,049.58 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLCZYK, RENE' M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $39,049.16 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSERILLI, JANE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,049.05 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, SANDRA L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $39,048.85 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIL, MARYANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,048.42 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATER, CLARK D Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,048.41 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, STACY A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $39,048.36 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKS, ARAIN F Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,047.95 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ALAN W Employer name Montgomery County Amount $39,047.75 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, RUSSELL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,047.64 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, JILL A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,047.49 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, COLBY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,047.39 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULI, DEBORAH P Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $39,047.31 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANQUE, LORI M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,047.23 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MATTHEW R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,046.99 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System