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 WHITE, CASSONDRA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,984.53 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARIANNE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,984.52 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, RANDY G Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $46,984.39 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHL, JUDITH R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $46,984.33 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SEAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,984.30 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVISON, RYAN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,984.28 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KRISTIN L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $46,984.27 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,984.25 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHENBERG, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $46,984.20 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALAN C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $46,984.20 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIZAIRE, DENISE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,984.11 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAMMIE, ARLENE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,983.79 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPER, NANCY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $46,983.57 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, WILLIAM J Employer name Fulton County Amount $46,983.57 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, OSVALDO Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $46,983.31 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $46,982.94 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSEN, FRANK A Employer name Town of Spencer Amount $46,982.88 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNING, NANCY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,982.52 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, VALANDIO Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $46,982.31 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARY BETH Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $46,981.98 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TIMOTHY C Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,981.94 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIVOLETTE, CATHERINE A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,981.92 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, VICTORIA R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,981.89 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JASON D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $46,981.81 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENWAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $46,981.77 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, QUINN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,981.50 Date 08/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYLER A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $46,981.41 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBANKS, ALLYSHA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,980.93 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, SALLY I Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,980.92 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAK, RYAN C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,980.81 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEED, DIANE M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $46,980.47 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,979.95 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULE, ADAM J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $46,979.91 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ESTELLA F Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,979.70 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTICH, STEVEN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $46,979.57 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WILFRED E Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $46,979.49 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMET, CAROL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,979.43 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, DONALD L Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $46,979.10 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, CHERYL A Employer name City of Troy Amount $46,978.80 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LORI ANN MARIE Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $46,978.77 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSOUR, JEFFREY J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,978.65 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENVENUTO, AMANDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,978.60 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMMO MARTIS, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Amount $46,978.53 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABOWICZ, JASON E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,978.41 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAS, HILIARY L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,978.15 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, BRENDA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,977.74 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, RUSTIN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,977.70 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTRESS, SUSAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,977.48 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NELSON Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $46,977.43 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZ, ERIC W Employer name Town of Italy Amount $46,977.31 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIN, AMANDA N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,977.23 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, ANGELA Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,977.17 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $46,977.15 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, MARGARET L Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,976.80 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, DAWN M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $46,976.75 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ERIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,976.63 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, AMY E Employer name Allegany County Amount $46,976.52 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SANDRA A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $46,976.15 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CUYKE, DEAN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,976.14 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, KATIE L Employer name Madison County Amount $46,975.80 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKIN, MELISSA R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,975.68 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSO, HAROLD E Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $46,975.63 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, SUSAN E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,975.58 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, SHERYL E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $46,975.44 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-HEADD, BARBARA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,975.03 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ROBERT, III Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $46,974.83 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,974.78 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDLINE, GABRIEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,974.59 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, RICARDO Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,974.56 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTZOURATOS, ROBERT M Employer name Delaware County Amount $46,974.54 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JAMES W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,974.53 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK-MACKAY, JULIE A Employer name Albany County Amount $46,974.11 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, JULIE A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $46,973.82 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARATO, LISA A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $46,973.72 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $46,973.57 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRAMO, THOMAS A Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $46,973.54 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ISABEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,973.41 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, VERNON Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,973.33 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $46,973.31 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KAITLIN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,973.22 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODONNELL, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Union Amount $46,973.17 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JACQUELINE Y Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,973.07 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, KEVIN E Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $46,973.06 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KELLY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,972.68 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $46,972.58 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, MICHELLE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,972.57 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JARRETT L Employer name Orange County Amount $46,972.56 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, EUGENE C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,972.31 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, MICHAEL L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $46,972.26 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,971.97 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, CINDY L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $46,971.95 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELI, JASON R Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $46,971.72 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOSEPH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,971.49 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,971.37 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONSELAAR, RYAN E Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,970.89 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID A Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,970.89 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONAWAY, RACHAEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,970.80 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, DOUGLAS P Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $46,970.69 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, PHILIP A Employer name Erie County Amount $46,970.67 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPFER, LAURIE A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $46,970.67 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System