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 CUCCI, CARLY M Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $57,393.16 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, JIM H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $57,393.14 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, KAREN J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,392.92 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, KEVIN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $57,392.81 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTT, SARAH E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,392.65 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOTTUMATHA, SHINE V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,392.58 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOVAR E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,392.57 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURD, GINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,392.39 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KEITH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,392.26 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KRISTIN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $57,392.06 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, GREGORY V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,392.01 Date 08/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVE, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,391.61 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKLER, BELINDA L Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $57,391.58 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $57,391.21 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, LORI L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $57,391.02 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATROPA, LINDA J Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $57,390.90 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $57,390.59 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, SUSAN M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $57,390.53 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, JENNIFER J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $57,390.19 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, AMANDA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $57,390.08 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKTELOW, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $57,390.04 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USEFOF, LINDA J Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $57,389.95 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEITH C Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $57,389.66 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VEAUX, DIANE L Employer name Tuckahoe Housing Authority Amount $57,389.62 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERK, CAYLEEN Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $57,389.56 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, ZAK A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,389.50 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHIT, LAURA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,389.35 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINGS, KEISHA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,389.18 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, HOLLIE J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $57,388.95 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBE, CANDACE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $57,388.73 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KATHLEEN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,388.51 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTO, DAVID J Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $57,388.28 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGERT, LOUIS C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,388.25 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINO, FRANK J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,388.24 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, DALE L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $57,388.17 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, ALLEN Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,387.95 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, JORDYN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $57,387.86 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDOUARD, DONALD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,387.79 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DANE R Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $57,387.74 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ROMEL Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $57,386.96 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLANDS, KEVIN E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $57,386.75 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, ALTHEA C Employer name Madison County Amount $57,386.67 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, REBECCA L Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $57,386.23 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, LISA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,386.11 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SERINA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,386.07 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MELVIN J, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,385.91 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, SANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,385.89 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANARA, LISA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $57,385.60 Date 10/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCHUM, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of South Corning Amount $57,385.52 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORIELLO-BORNT, BETH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,384.99 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, GABRIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,384.73 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJACESKOWSKI, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $57,384.73 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUBA, WENDY A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $57,384.39 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANITA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $57,384.29 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LYNN A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,384.12 Date 11/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTCH, PATRICIA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,384.12 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SANDRA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,384.12 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGOLD, ROSEMARIE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,384.12 Date 05/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VIRGINIA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,384.12 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KATHRYN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,384.10 Date 04/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAIRIE, SARAH D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,383.94 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KARL W Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,383.73 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, PABLO Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,383.66 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, JADA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,383.60 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $57,383.18 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAMELA S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $57,382.51 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILMAN, CAITLYN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,381.69 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DARRYL D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $57,381.68 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUARD, DIANE J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $57,381.52 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARONS, JEAN W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,381.25 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZIER, KEITH L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $57,381.04 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHY, CAROLE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $57,380.43 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $57,380.33 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSEBAUM, MATTHEW S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,379.92 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGANTI, JOSEPH T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,379.86 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOSH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,379.56 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORPICS, KAITLYNNE E Employer name Education Department Amount $57,379.44 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, KAREN K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,379.41 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACK, CRYSTAL L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,379.20 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACZ, WALTER T Employer name Madison County Amount $57,379.08 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVELO, ALEXANDRA Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $57,378.91 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, ROBERT T, III Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $57,378.89 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KINSLOW, ELLIOTT M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,378.89 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODKINSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,378.88 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC AFFER, JEAN K Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $57,378.74 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAZZANO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $57,378.63 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMMEL, WILLIAM R Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $57,378.44 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $57,377.80 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, GERARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $57,377.66 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, KELLY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,377.50 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEERLINCK, DAVID A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $57,377.41 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,377.37 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, AMAR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,377.16 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMYOT, ALYSSA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,376.83 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIGH, CHANNON M Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $57,376.49 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, KYLE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,376.32 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH K Employer name Warren County Amount $57,375.98 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, PATRICIA K Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $57,375.80 Date 11/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, JAMES A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $57,375.58 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY, AMY L Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $57,375.53 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System