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 BRITNEY, MARGARET M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,472.24 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELLE D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,472.18 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHELLE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,472.06 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZ, NANCY Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,471.93 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, MICHELLE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,471.93 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, CHRISTIAN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $43,471.88 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, DONALD R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $43,471.51 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDGREN, PAMELA Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,471.49 Date 04/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, CORNAL M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,471.27 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANIVA-NUNEZ, SANDRA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,471.12 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, ERIC J Employer name Onondaga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dis Amount $43,471.12 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNES, JACKSON W Employer name Schuyler County Amount $43,471.07 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, LOUISE M Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $43,470.88 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDEN, ELIAS B Employer name Erie County Amount $43,470.84 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARA, ANITA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $43,470.74 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JUDITH L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $43,470.74 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVAIA, NATALE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $43,470.74 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, KATHERIN R Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $43,470.07 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, KELLY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,470.06 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, SUSAN J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $43,470.03 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BARTOLO, NORA L Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $43,470.00 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, LEISA N Employer name Warren County Amount $43,469.98 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SUZANNE E Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $43,469.88 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIQUET, SHAWN L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $43,469.35 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHER, RYAN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $43,469.06 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMONDI, BELINDA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,468.97 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Nanticoke Amount $43,468.68 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESCH, STEVEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,468.44 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOR, AUDREY J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $43,467.87 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHRYN M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $43,467.84 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GERALD Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,467.80 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, HARRY F Employer name Candor CSD Amount $43,467.69 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONZA, AIDA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,467.67 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSFORD, TRICIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,467.31 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGERT, MARK C Employer name Town of Burlington Amount $43,467.21 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZKA, MARY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,466.90 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARN, ANGELA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $43,466.88 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAUL, MICHELLE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,466.82 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, DOLORES C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,466.68 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BETHANY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,466.50 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO-WRIGHT, CANDICE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,466.46 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRACCIONE, LOUISA F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,466.00 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREADWELL, DINA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,465.73 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, KELLY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,465.49 Date 11/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, CRYSTAL D Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $43,465.35 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULIO, COREY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $43,465.26 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPAS, LOGAN N Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,465.08 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, HENRY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,464.97 Date 11/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTT, BRIAN R Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $43,464.91 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JAY M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,464.84 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEGG, RONALD G Employer name Otsego County Amount $43,464.83 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEREMY N Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $43,464.81 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JAMES S Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,464.79 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, THERESA L Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $43,464.69 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LYNN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,464.61 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBACH, DEBRA S Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $43,464.13 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPERA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,464.11 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, LARRY M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $43,464.05 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,463.92 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, FRED H Employer name Town of Summit Amount $43,463.86 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LOGAN F Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $43,463.53 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAZZINI, VICKIE L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $43,462.98 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKS, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Mount Morris Amount $43,462.96 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JONY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,462.80 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSON, MELODY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,462.76 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TAMMY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $43,462.66 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JACK, JR Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,462.54 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, JAMIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,462.30 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, TERESA E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,462.29 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSO, DONNA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $43,462.20 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMMER, JARED M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $43,462.16 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCONE, JANINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,461.95 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULLERE, KAREN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,461.62 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBORAH R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $43,461.45 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SYLVIA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $43,461.22 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, DEBORAH T Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,460.97 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MARC H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $43,460.95 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, LINDA K Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $43,460.58 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEESON, JEAN A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $43,460.37 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARLINE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,460.04 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALLISON E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $43,459.97 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JILL E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $43,459.40 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $43,459.08 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLONICK, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $43,459.08 Date 12/16/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, WAYNE H Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,458.89 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, JOHN J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $43,458.77 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, CANDICE G Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,458.77 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,458.49 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIO, DEBORAH A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,458.45 Date 03/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ROBERT J, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,458.40 Date 08/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $43,458.18 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMEEN, KAY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,457.94 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,457.65 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, RAND R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,457.65 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JANET D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,457.65 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JO A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,457.65 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, KIM L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,457.65 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ROBIN D Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $43,457.58 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CARRIE L Employer name Hamilton County Amount $43,457.53 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, HELEN B Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $43,457.44 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System