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 BRINK, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Mooers Amount $50,088.22 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, ANTONIO M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,088.18 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCANDELA, KELLIANN M Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $50,087.83 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLH, JOHN H Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $50,087.39 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, ROSALIND Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,087.28 Date 01/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL T Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $50,087.18 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOVAN, KELLY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,087.12 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $50,087.09 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, KEITH R Employer name Erie County Amount $50,087.00 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, JOHN J Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $50,086.99 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, KORY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,086.88 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DONNA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $50,086.83 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKERY, SHANTE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,086.68 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDEMA-BANNON, DENISE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $50,086.67 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $50,086.57 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LYDELL P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,086.34 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT-WHITE, BOBBIE JO J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,086.21 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSS, JENNIFER L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,086.06 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, KELLY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,085.95 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUSKIRK, PETER H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,085.95 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, DONALD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,085.90 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON, MARGARET C Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,085.61 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSS, CHARLES E Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $50,085.55 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, THERESA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,085.53 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, DIANE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,085.18 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINE, BERNARD C Employer name City of Troy Amount $50,084.73 Date 10/24/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Verona Amount $50,084.59 Date 04/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLTRY, TAMMI L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $50,084.40 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADALIAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,084.35 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ANDRE C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $50,084.35 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, TESSA E Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $50,084.29 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIER, DEBORAH A Employer name Finger Lakes Library System Amount $50,084.09 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CONNER S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,083.87 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISORTO, LAURA H Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $50,083.48 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TREYVONNE JJ Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,083.38 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORWARD, DONALD C Employer name City of Auburn Amount $50,083.36 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA-MAGILL, JUSTINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,083.30 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, MICHELE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,083.29 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, SUE E Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $50,083.25 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNPIER, JACK E Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,083.17 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATLEY, KENNETH A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $50,083.14 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Milton Amount $50,082.96 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ROXANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,082.88 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JEAN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,082.86 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MILTON D Employer name Erie County Amount $50,082.84 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDART, GERALDINE O Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,082.84 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, GAY L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,082.84 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, GERALDINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,082.84 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, SALVATORE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $50,082.84 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, MARK R Employer name Town of Amity Amount $50,082.83 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, JAMEL A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $50,082.59 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEVINS, JASON M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $50,082.57 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, JENNIFER A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,082.50 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSEWELL, DENNY E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $50,082.48 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, LORI ANNE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,082.17 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, NADYA B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $50,082.07 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELEFORD, THERESA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $50,082.07 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMANGAL, ANA H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $50,082.07 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVES, NAIME A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,082.02 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FONCE, AMANDA L Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $50,081.94 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALONE, JUDITH A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,081.88 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKEMAN, DENISE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,081.82 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, LORRAINE A Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $50,081.79 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Washington County Amount $50,081.38 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMALA, EILEEN C Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $50,081.32 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, MICHAEL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,081.14 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALENA, SCOTT Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,080.01 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, JOHN W Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $50,080.00 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, CLIFFORD, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,079.86 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZULLO, MATTHEW C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,079.69 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCH, GREGORY W Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $50,079.61 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, SHAWN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,079.47 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,079.46 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, AMBER M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $50,079.45 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,079.25 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JENNIFER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,079.13 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWINSKE, WILLIAM C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,078.98 Date 05/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASECKI, ROSEMARY Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $50,078.44 Date 07/06/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, TAYAH A Employer name Madison County Amount $50,078.43 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, KATIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,078.40 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKA, SHARON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,077.85 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTIER, CURTIS K Employer name Village of Malone Amount $50,077.83 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MELINDA Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $50,077.57 Date 10/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMES, MELISSA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $50,077.54 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, JENNIFER Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,077.44 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, ASHLEY S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,077.36 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, LOURDES M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $50,077.20 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, VICTORIA M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $50,077.05 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEHN, PETER R, SR Employer name Town of Stockbridge Amount $50,076.96 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,076.93 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRIDGET L Employer name Orange County Amount $50,076.24 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DENBURGH, JAMIE L Employer name Broome County Amount $50,076.01 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER LANGWORTHY, ERIN K Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,075.94 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, LISANDRA Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $50,075.94 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, WYNNETTE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,075.86 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, ROBERT R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,075.85 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, ELAINE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $50,075.55 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDWARE, CLINTON H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,075.49 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANICA, ERIC M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,075.19 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLINGBAUGH, DONALD E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,075.14 Date 12/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System