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 HEARD, ERIN G Employer name Broome County Amount $50,775.12 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, TRACY A Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $50,774.97 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CASMIC J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,774.90 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSANIO, FRANK P Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $50,774.70 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, TRACY Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,774.69 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHERRY S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,774.24 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, AMANDA D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $50,773.93 Date 12/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, BETHANY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,773.83 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ALTHEA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $50,773.71 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MARY F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,773.60 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWARTA, JODI L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $50,773.10 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENZEN, STEPHEN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,772.84 Date 08/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGGEO, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $50,772.80 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, CAROL M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,772.67 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTANIS, KERRI E Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $50,772.62 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHARLES L Employer name Village of Addison Amount $50,772.42 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEADON, DAVID A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $50,772.32 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCAR, WALTER W, JR Employer name Washington County Amount $50,772.20 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICO, LEONARD, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,772.04 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, WILLIAM S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $50,771.94 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICKER, HANOSH C Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,771.66 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMEROD, JACK H Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $50,771.57 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, VICTOR A Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $50,771.40 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTLEY, RODNEY K Employer name Town of Seneca Amount $50,771.39 Date 05/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, GLENN D Employer name Columbia County Amount $50,771.15 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAVOON, EDWARD H Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,771.09 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, ROGER L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,771.00 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELAINE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,770.81 Date 11/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, DALE A Employer name Seneca County Amount $50,770.75 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, JESSICA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,770.56 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, MICHAEL H Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,770.36 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPPERT, MARY K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,769.77 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STEPHANIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,769.63 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, JENNIFER M Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $50,769.47 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTAY, JOSE A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $50,769.42 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCELLO, CHRISTINA A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,769.30 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTA, TERELL A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $50,769.23 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JULIE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,769.18 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, LANCE G Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,768.97 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCHINSKY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $50,768.97 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, DARREN K Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $50,768.85 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, RALPH T Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $50,768.76 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZARD, LAURIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $50,768.34 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOCCIO, BRIAN Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $50,768.24 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGORSKI, DIANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,768.18 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, WILLIAM P, II Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $50,767.60 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, MIRANDA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,766.92 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBROCCO, JOSEPH C Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,766.87 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, CELENA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,766.78 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ROY L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,766.51 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLT, LINDSEY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,766.41 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, EDWARD R Employer name Erie County Amount $50,766.35 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIU, KIM K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $50,766.19 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,765.99 Date 12/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, LEONARD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,765.73 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSEPH C, III Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,765.68 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELIZABETH K Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $50,765.40 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, STEPHEN A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $50,765.39 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCIONITTI, LAURIE A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $50,764.88 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $50,764.86 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIGO, WAYNE C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $50,764.79 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JEANNINE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,764.47 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERRIE, BRIAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,764.20 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIZANDIETA, ELENA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,763.74 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, BRIAN T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,763.74 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMICHELE, MARK A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $50,763.73 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACY, STEPHANIE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $50,763.66 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JOSHUA P Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $50,763.29 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, LEE A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $50,763.25 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAK, JASON R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,763.09 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, NESTOR N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,762.80 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWLEY, JACK E, JR Employer name Town of Danby Amount $50,762.80 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTY, RHONDA J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,762.78 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRCAR, SHARLAINA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,762.75 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, LINDA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,762.58 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE-TRZCINSKI, MICHELLE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,762.19 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MATHEW R Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,762.09 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARCIA E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $50,762.02 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RUTH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,761.84 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, SCOTT J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,761.46 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDOVICH, JIM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,761.38 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, JEANNETTE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,760.48 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, BLAS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $50,760.22 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'STEEN-WOODS, ALETHA B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,760.19 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CAROL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,760.17 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASTETTER, LISA D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $50,759.35 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAWLEY, ANNA MARIE Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $50,759.14 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKY, BETHANY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,758.99 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, ARTHUR P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $50,758.82 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGLER, WAYNE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,758.68 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, LYNNSIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $50,758.47 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $50,758.41 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KARLENE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $50,758.29 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGUISH, MAUREEN J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $50,758.29 Date 10/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON, DIANNE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,758.20 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, MIRIAM Y Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,757.88 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, MICHELE P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,757.87 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOLI, STEPHEN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,757.66 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LHERISSON-ALEXANDRE, JOELLE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,757.47 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUCHTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,757.46 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System