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 AUGER, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,710.23 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIEGBEMHIN, PAULINE O Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,710.23 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL TORTO, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,710.23 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KELVIN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,710.23 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDICK, MICHAEL D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,710.23 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, ROBERT B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,710.23 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JESSICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,709.97 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, JAMES Employer name Education Department Amount $55,709.95 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, ALLISON M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $55,709.85 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,709.82 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, MARK L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $55,709.75 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DANIEL L Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $55,709.59 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAULETTE R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,709.25 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUEBNER, RANDALL S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,709.23 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MARGUERITE M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $55,709.00 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLIMINE, CHRIS Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $55,708.93 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, MATTHEW H Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $55,708.83 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORBAN, DIANNE D Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,708.62 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAS, LINDSAY A Employer name Chemung County Amount $55,708.56 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER-DAVIS, LISA M Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $55,708.55 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, CHRISTY A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $55,708.40 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGEAU, EDWARD J., JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,707.70 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KAREN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $55,707.34 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, JASON M Employer name Orange County Amount $55,707.08 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LAURIE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,707.04 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VURAL, ELISABETH R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,707.00 Date 09/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHIE, SABRINA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $55,706.81 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADAMO, AMY T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $55,706.69 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVO, RUBEN C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,706.42 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VINE, PAUL P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $55,706.38 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARTANO, FRANK M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $55,706.34 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, RAMON Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $55,706.15 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,705.21 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOLA, NICOLINA Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $55,705.10 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBRADO, COURTNEY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,704.95 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, BELINDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,704.59 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY-MARCHETTI, CHRISTIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,704.28 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, THERESA S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $55,704.10 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGOTTI, ANDREW A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $55,703.97 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYZ, JULIA Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $55,703.56 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLALY, JOANNE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $55,703.51 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DAVID A Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $55,703.48 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, NORALEAN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,703.23 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKEMANN, BRIAN W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $55,703.06 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, TIMOTHY B Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $55,703.01 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDO-HALL, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,703.00 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHREY, FREDERIC W Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $55,702.49 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOVO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,702.23 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, RUSSELL D Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,701.90 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $55,701.76 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHERYL L Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $55,701.65 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERONICA L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $55,701.47 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTROS, SARAH M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $55,701.28 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIKANT, MARC E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,700.79 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, ALICIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,700.53 Date 01/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOUDENBERG, ROBERT W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $55,700.49 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHANG, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,700.28 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KAREN A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $55,699.87 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWN, ROGER J, JR Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $55,699.53 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, BRADLEY E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $55,699.40 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLAYTON E, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,699.26 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON CARR, MARY T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,698.96 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $55,698.90 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLY T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $55,698.87 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, NORBERTO Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $55,698.58 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RUSSELL M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $55,698.27 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHANTA D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,698.04 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAIO, LAURA M Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $55,697.89 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, JOHN Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $55,697.86 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORMAN, BRIAN G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $55,697.67 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, DAVID A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,697.60 Date 05/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, LESLIE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $55,697.58 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, FRED J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,697.17 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANDE, ROBERT J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,697.14 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JULI L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $55,697.05 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSUE D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,696.94 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKE, MARIO D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,696.51 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $55,696.47 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, YASSER Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $55,696.17 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARUNDEL, SUSAN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $55,695.93 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, DONNA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,695.85 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELENYAK, TAYLOR C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,695.68 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MENAMIN, JEFFREY J Employer name Washington County Amount $55,695.57 Date 10/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $55,695.57 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZKE, DAWN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $55,695.09 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMER, BONNIE K Employer name Wayne County Amount $55,695.08 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, LAVERNE H Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $55,695.04 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, BRENDA LEIGH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,694.96 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, DONNA M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $55,694.79 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, JACOB A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $55,694.71 Date 03/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSSMANN, LESA R Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $55,694.06 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOHN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $55,693.91 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, STEPHANIE L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $55,693.80 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $55,693.66 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TRACY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $55,693.51 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GERALDINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $55,693.51 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETHEN, LISA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $55,693.47 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUZANNE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,693.30 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, SIU C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,692.96 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENEA, GARY M Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $55,692.96 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System