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 BERGGREN, ERIK N Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $47,788.36 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,788.21 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, CHERYL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,787.87 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPPE, WENDY S Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $47,787.29 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMUHOSKY, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $47,787.04 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EUGENE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,787.01 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, BRENDA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,786.97 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,786.55 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUZZO, GIOVANNI B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,786.20 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZURGIEL, LUCAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,786.03 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA FONTAINE, JOANNE M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $47,785.92 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, EMILY A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $47,785.92 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUZAKIS, MARIA V Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $47,785.75 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN-CARSTAIRS, JUDEANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,785.70 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI BRETTI, BARBARA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,785.70 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, CHRISTENA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,785.32 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, LORI L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,785.19 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, DAWN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,785.06 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBO, TIMOTHY S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,784.99 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CORY G Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $47,784.97 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, YAN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,784.86 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LINDA C Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $47,784.80 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ZAMARY Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, STEFANIE M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNERI, AMELIA G Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAK, PATRICIA E Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, LORIANN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-ROMA, AMELIA P Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, YESENIA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,784.74 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, ROBERT K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,784.48 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JENNIFER J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $47,784.35 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, EDWARD J Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,784.31 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, LLOYD A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,784.16 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATLAKSON FRY, JENNIFER L Employer name Washington County Amount $47,783.89 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Town of Malone Amount $47,783.86 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ANNE MARIE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $47,783.33 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, COLIN C Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,783.32 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMMAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $47,783.28 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, MARK N Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $47,783.24 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, RANDY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,782.90 Date 06/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOROWSKI, SHERYL K Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $47,782.89 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALERBA, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,782.69 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, SARA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,782.43 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN DORNEY, INGER M Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,782.38 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DREW E Employer name Tioga County Amount $47,782.23 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $47,782.17 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, EMERSON C Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $47,782.15 Date 11/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, TIMOTHY S Employer name Fulton County Amount $47,781.88 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THARRETT, RICHARD G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,781.47 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAMARA G Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $47,781.41 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NINA O Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,781.14 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, LISA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,780.92 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LINDA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,780.91 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTES, KIMBERLY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,780.65 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOANNE Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $47,780.49 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,780.26 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOSEPH W Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $47,780.19 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, DAVID L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $47,780.15 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,779.99 Date 05/21/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCTEUR, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $47,779.77 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHELLE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,779.68 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, JENNIFER Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $47,779.45 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATSCHER, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,779.40 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOFF, KERRI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,779.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZONG, KEVIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,779.40 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ANGIE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,779.26 Date 08/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, LAUREN A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $47,779.22 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUETTE, NICOLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,779.17 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADHAMS, HEATH A Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,778.96 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, MARISA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,778.92 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARIE E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $47,778.52 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $47,778.52 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHR, MICHAEL O Employer name Office For Technology Amount $47,778.44 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, RONALD A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $47,778.43 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CLARY, EMILY A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,778.19 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLER, STEVEN F Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $47,777.97 Date 10/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKEL, CHARLES J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,777.87 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $47,777.67 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLGROVE, MICHAEL T Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $47,777.64 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, LORA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,777.62 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINO, ROBIN J Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $47,777.60 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSAN, MINA Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $47,777.53 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDERRAMA, LANCE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,777.33 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORANKA, PAULA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,777.33 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, DONNA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,776.65 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANTONINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,776.54 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSCOMB, LAURIE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,776.27 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, STEVEN W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,776.06 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KEVIN F Employer name City of Batavia Amount $47,775.94 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EVELYN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,775.75 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLASSA, JOELLE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,775.57 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGIE, RANDALL P Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,775.46 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,775.42 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, CASSIE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,775.36 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, VALERIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $47,775.19 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,775.04 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, ROBERT P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $47,775.00 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSHT, JUDITH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $47,775.00 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JACOB F Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $47,774.98 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGNI, JONATHAN E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $47,774.72 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System