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 SIGWORTH, REBEKAH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,395.70 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSPINA, LINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,395.63 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTA, CHARLES P Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $38,395.62 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ROY L, JR Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $38,395.61 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFNER, MARY A Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $38,395.45 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, JOANNE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $38,394.92 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGA, LUKE O Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,394.30 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, ANGELA J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $38,394.15 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, MELISSA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,394.13 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZ, MAYA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,393.80 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, RAYMOND G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,393.66 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLENT, JOSHUA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,393.21 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASOWSKI, SHARON Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $38,393.20 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, WILLIAM C, IV Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,393.07 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, HECTOR E, JR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,392.87 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JIM M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,392.74 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MARTINA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,392.69 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOANNA C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,392.64 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNEBAUM, MARYOLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,392.49 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, SHARON A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $38,392.33 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PEDRO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,392.22 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCIELSKI-MALLORY, KATHLEEN V Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $38,392.20 Date 08/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDO, JENEE M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $38,392.12 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO, RHONDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,392.02 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROMISZA, PETER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,391.72 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDD-JUMA, VICKI L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,391.59 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODA, CYNTHIA M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $38,391.41 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, MARY ELLEN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $38,391.34 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALA, REBECCA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,390.94 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINEMANN, LEANDRA S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $38,390.93 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZOG, PRESTON T Employer name Broome County Amount $38,390.91 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, HAVEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,390.36 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CARL J, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,390.34 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,390.29 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, WENDY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,389.95 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, PAULA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,389.77 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, LUIS A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $38,389.68 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTER-WHITE, RYAN V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,389.55 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNELL, CHAD A Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $38,389.31 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, SHAWN M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $38,389.11 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGEDUS, AMY M Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,389.05 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERICH, ELISA Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $38,388.65 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICK, NATHAN J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $38,388.65 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOVIC, SLADJANA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,388.49 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, STEVEN E Employer name Town of Dansville Amount $38,388.00 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBOROUGH, MATTHEW S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,387.92 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLO, JUDITH L Employer name Albany County Amount $38,387.92 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBELL, PATRICIA L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $38,387.89 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, BONNIE S Employer name Broome County Amount $38,387.84 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEEN, WAYNE A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $38,387.84 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMOURA, IBRAHIM Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,387.70 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANC, LOURDES C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,387.61 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVANNES, ROHAN O Employer name Albany County Amount $38,387.48 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOBUCCI, CHARLENE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,387.48 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Andes Amount $38,387.39 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUL, BRIANNA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,387.36 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, BELINDA J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $38,387.25 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, RENE, II Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $38,387.23 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, BARBARA Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $38,387.10 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEANS, BRANDON R Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,386.95 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, NADINE D Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $38,386.47 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKSHMANAN, ANITHA K Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,386.23 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZINO, MARIA D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,386.01 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER-DE CARLO, CAROLE A Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $38,385.90 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURINO, DALE E Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $38,385.90 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, DEBORAH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $38,385.75 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ANTHONY J Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $38,385.58 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROSA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $38,385.51 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, LEON A Employer name Village of Naples Amount $38,385.30 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, DAVID Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,385.20 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, EDWARD L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $38,385.05 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBROCKLIN, ROSE MARIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,384.81 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, DEBORAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,384.74 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUELER, DIANE J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $38,384.56 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, DEAN C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,384.50 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSON, DONALD L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $38,384.39 Date 06/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JUSTIN H Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $38,384.05 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JAMES A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $38,383.74 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAWN D Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,383.47 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, STEVEN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $38,383.47 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, KERRY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,383.37 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCE, ALEXANDRA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,383.26 Date 07/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, CHERYL A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $38,382.97 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JACQUELINE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,382.73 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $38,382.68 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVIO, PHILIP J Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $38,382.68 Date 01/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPKA, KEVIN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,382.60 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNES, PETER K Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $38,382.19 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, NAJAH T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,381.81 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, LYNTOYA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,381.52 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COWEN, ROBIN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,381.23 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DINORAH Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $38,381.15 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, KIM Y Employer name Education Department Amount $38,381.05 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MICHAEL W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,381.00 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADNELL, WENDELL J Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $38,380.80 Date 12/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JULIE E Employer name Yates County Amount $38,380.72 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,380.68 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JESSICA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,380.42 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLI, ERICA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,380.24 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, THOMAS F Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $38,380.22 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System