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 COWBURN, CASEY E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $51,601.59 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMSKY, JAMES J, SR Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,601.43 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, DAWN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,601.27 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPOZZO, LOUIS J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $51,601.12 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, RICHARD E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,600.92 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBELLUCA, CARL M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,600.90 Date 01/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROSZ, TAMMY L Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $51,600.80 Date 11/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, TESS M Employer name Clinton County Amount $51,599.81 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOES, SUSANNE Employer name Chenango County Amount $51,599.80 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RUBY D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,599.75 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JASON EDWARD Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,599.35 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELOTTI, THERESA E Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $51,599.24 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILRAVY, KEVIN F Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $51,599.18 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIONNE, SHIRLEY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $51,599.08 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAKE, ROBERT W Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $51,599.08 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKOWIAK, JENNIFER Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,599.05 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBINS, JOSHUA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,598.93 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,598.74 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JACQUELYN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,598.69 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ELIZABETH Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $51,598.07 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LENIN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,598.00 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RYAN C Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $51,597.78 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, KACEY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,597.78 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHL, PATRICIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $51,597.57 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DANIELLA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $51,597.49 Date 02/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CLARICE Employer name Orange County Amount $51,597.44 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVRILCUKAS, JAMES K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,597.21 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, ANTHONY G Employer name Village of Attica Amount $51,597.19 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, LYDIA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $51,596.78 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LISA S Employer name Essex County Amount $51,596.74 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZA, JAHAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,596.66 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, LAURIE F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,596.57 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIRA, FRANK M, SR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $51,596.22 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, DAVID A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $51,596.19 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, EMILE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $51,596.08 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISPOLI, PAIGE A E Employer name Orange County Amount $51,596.02 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ GARCIA, NEREIDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,595.99 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIF, JOSEPH E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $51,595.91 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, STEFAN J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $51,595.50 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTI, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,595.47 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, GINA M Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $51,595.40 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGATTO, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $51,595.17 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERB, JANETT L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $51,595.06 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, TREVOR K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $51,594.99 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DANIEL L Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $51,594.67 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,594.27 Date 07/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUZA, MAXWELL D Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $51,593.84 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOST-CASON, FRANCES R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,593.48 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTZ, STEPHEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,593.47 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, LYNDSEY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,593.43 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISLER, ROBIN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,593.41 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KRISTIN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,593.41 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, NATHAN A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $51,593.32 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TODD C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $51,593.29 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, VALENTINA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,593.09 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, TINA J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,593.08 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, RICHARD G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,593.03 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, FREDERICK L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,592.87 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMY Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,592.78 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMELIO, ROBERT R Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $51,592.64 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENERAL, AMANDA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,592.45 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCHINA, NICHOLAS R Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $51,592.42 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, CHERYL A Employer name Franklin County Amount $51,592.26 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALICIA, RAMONA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $51,592.02 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCH, THOMAS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,591.36 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZIMEK, JOSEPH J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,590.35 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLAGUNO-MOSQUERA, JOFFRE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,590.24 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZARD, JACK M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $51,590.11 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TAMMY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,589.97 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CARLA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,589.87 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GALE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $51,589.69 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDOUX, MICHAEL R Employer name Washington County Amount $51,589.48 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTI, JAMIE L Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,589.34 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, SUSAN D Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $51,589.14 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTAS, JENNA M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $51,589.06 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, HECTOR M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,588.97 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOMSKY, PAMELA Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $51,588.91 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANIO, JAMES M Employer name Otsego County Amount $51,588.67 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARBACH, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $51,588.52 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, ANDREW Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,588.13 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, BERNARD Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,588.05 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTA, ERIC Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $51,587.73 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALASTRO, JOANNE E Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $51,587.55 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ALEYAMMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLIA, ROSA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDI, LORRAINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAFA, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIN, MICHAEL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, KAREN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, LESLIE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, CARMELA MARIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEVARGHESE, JOHNKUTTY Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDISKY, ROBERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, RAMONA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, BARBARA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIA, LARNAH M Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN-BROWN, PATRICIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JULIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TRACEY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARIDAD Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,587.51 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System