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 KINLOW, KEVIN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $39,046.91 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLELLA, LAVERNA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,046.68 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, TROY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $39,046.67 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, BRIAN G Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $39,046.42 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $39,046.21 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFELLOW, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $39,046.05 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PATRICK M Employer name Village of Norwood Amount $39,046.02 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZON, CANDY R Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,045.75 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, LYNDA S Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,045.72 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, WILLIAM E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,045.65 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SONJA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,045.38 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, DANIELLE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,045.26 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, JAMES S Employer name Erie County Amount $39,044.78 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYMOWSKI, LAURA M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $39,044.29 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, JESSICA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,044.26 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, DORIS L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,044.20 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, GERARD G Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $39,044.16 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, BECKY M Employer name Albany County Amount $39,044.09 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MARCUS A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,043.63 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANNONE, VINCENT M Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $39,043.59 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KYLE M Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $39,043.50 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, YOLANDA S Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $39,043.34 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI, ELIZABETH A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $39,043.26 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, ROBERT J Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,043.13 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VERCELLY, SHERRI L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,043.06 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ROXANNA M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $39,042.82 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, MOHAMMED J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,042.50 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINDO DASILVA, GABY S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,042.50 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEKOLU, TEJASWIE B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,042.36 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILSON, DEVIN M Employer name Town of Lorraine Amount $39,042.11 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LEVI D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,041.52 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPOMUCENO, MIGUEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,041.51 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $39,041.08 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAL, TONI D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,040.76 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARGUERITE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,040.60 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGULA, GREGORY G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,040.50 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, KYLE R Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $39,040.49 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWAN, JO ANN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,040.33 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMESTICO, GREGORY Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $39,040.30 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGG, MARY N Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $39,040.22 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, LANCE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,039.87 Date 02/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LAIRON A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,039.86 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DAWN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,039.52 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRANO, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $39,039.46 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYE, BRIAN Employer name Village of Lima Amount $39,039.44 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, TREVOR J Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $39,039.33 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, JANINE D Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $39,039.32 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RONALD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,039.13 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MARIA Y Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,038.47 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSICK, SIMON C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,038.44 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ARMINTA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,038.23 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, NATASHA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,038.20 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRIAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,038.10 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBAY, BARBARA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,038.07 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBETTA, MARY P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $39,038.05 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, MARYELLEN Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,037.92 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICARELLA, NICOLE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,037.53 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANVILLE, ERIC M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $39,037.18 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ELLEN M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $39,036.88 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, CAMERON D Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $39,036.69 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,036.61 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTEILLER, NANCY E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $39,036.43 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOUNT, PHYLLIS C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,035.99 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUM, MICHAEL T Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $39,035.99 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, JANICE A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $39,035.99 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALS, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,035.31 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORNOW, PATRICK A Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,035.20 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,035.20 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, MICHELLE D Employer name Lake George Park Commission Amount $39,035.14 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFIN, EDWARD L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,035.10 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDATO, MATTHEW M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $39,034.92 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, TIFFANY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,034.59 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHADEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $39,034.27 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAB, LINDA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,034.13 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, SHEILA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,033.80 Date 06/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTINI, JOSEPH M Employer name Essex County Amount $39,033.60 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGEL, DEBRA C Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $39,033.46 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, EDWARD D Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,033.36 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, SARAH M Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,033.31 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JUDITH A Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,033.25 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, HILDA R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,033.20 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOP, DIPRAJ Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,033.20 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOOKDEO, BOYEN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,033.20 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, NANCY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,033.10 Date 01/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, CHRISTINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,033.05 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, JAMES L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $39,031.83 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, RALPH N Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $39,031.75 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTENMAIER, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,031.71 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, BILL C Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $39,031.55 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, AUTUMN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,030.96 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERI, VICKI L Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $39,030.54 Date 12/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBARRAN, CARLOS A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $39,030.47 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, BETH M Employer name Town of Salina Amount $39,030.44 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTIS, RUSSELL P Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $39,030.42 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, LAUREL G Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,030.19 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLOTTO, DEBRA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,030.18 Date 02/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, GERALD F Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $39,029.92 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, THOMAS N Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,029.86 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINKA, STEVEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,029.81 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSEL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,029.76 Date 08/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System