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 DE VAUL, KATHY L Employer name Madison County Amount $43,121.97 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJONAS, JUANA F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,121.60 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, MARLEEN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $43,121.53 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ROSEANN M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $43,121.39 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, MARIANNA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,121.28 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKES, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $43,121.02 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ANDREW C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,120.83 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVER, PETRA Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $43,120.60 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DANIEL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $43,120.59 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFRIEND, RICHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $43,120.46 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUER, MARIAN K Employer name Broome County Amount $43,120.30 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, TODD D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,120.17 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIKO Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,119.93 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MANLEY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,119.66 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, CHAD A Employer name Tioga County Amount $43,119.59 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, KEITH M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $43,119.41 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOFF, GENNA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,119.36 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SAMUEL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $43,118.76 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $43,118.75 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANZLY, MAUREEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,118.47 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, VERNARD J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,117.05 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, WALTER M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $43,117.00 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CRISTIEN A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $43,116.78 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BRIAN M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $43,116.73 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, BRITTANIE A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $43,116.69 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, JOHN R Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $43,116.56 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, ALBERT P, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,116.51 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBIE, ROBIN L Employer name Broome County Amount $43,116.18 Date 09/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DOORN, MATTHEW FM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $43,115.67 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JUNEY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,115.44 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $43,115.37 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAWA, PEDRO A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $43,115.10 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPUK, MARTIN W Employer name Essex County Amount $43,114.91 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGSHAW, MARGARET M Employer name Greene County Amount $43,114.89 Date 10/16/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,114.88 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LOUIS R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,114.85 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSCHMITER, SUSAN S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $43,114.53 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENGEL, NICHOLAS E Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,114.46 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MICHAEL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,114.42 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLO, RYAN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,114.39 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTBEHUT, KIMBERLY Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,114.39 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, LORIE LEE Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $43,114.34 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, RICHARD M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $43,114.22 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENIER, KEVIN W Employer name Essex County Amount $43,114.21 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ELIZA M Employer name Education Department Amount $43,114.20 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURTZ, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,113.84 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAR, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $43,113.77 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, YOLANDA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,113.44 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, SUSAN J Employer name Village of Norwood Amount $43,113.40 Date 11/15/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, VERONICA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,113.38 Date 09/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURMAN, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,113.36 Date 09/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIONE, SUSAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,113.11 Date 09/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAFFIN, WILLIAM E Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $43,112.95 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, DORIS L Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,112.68 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVORATA, CINDY Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,112.61 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRLING, AURELIO A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,112.04 Date 10/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALLOS, GEORGE E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $43,112.03 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, FAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,112.01 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PAUL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,111.98 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC FARLAND, DANIEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,111.93 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ELLEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,111.87 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, MAUREEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,111.83 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER DELOSH, PAMELA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,111.81 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIARELLI, LISA D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,111.80 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, STEVEN A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $43,111.79 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, SAMARA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,111.45 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS GREEN, CATHERINE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,111.45 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, TAMMY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,111.37 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $43,111.09 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, MARCIA A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $43,110.98 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JACQUELINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $43,110.86 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHENAUER, CHRISTINE S Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $43,110.79 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTZICKER, DIANE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,110.48 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOSH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,110.34 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, ANDREW J Employer name Warren County Amount $43,110.33 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, GIOVANNA Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,110.30 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, NIGEL Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $43,110.19 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LAWRENCE J Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,109.75 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHELSEN, ERIN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,109.71 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, DAVID A Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $43,109.51 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JEANNE C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $43,109.29 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPSCH, LAURIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,109.22 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTLESTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $43,109.15 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERTER, DOUGLAS N Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $43,109.01 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, MICHELE F Employer name Jefferson County Amount $43,108.84 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, ROBERT S Employer name Broome County Amount $43,108.58 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, BRIDGETTE K Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $43,108.48 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONALD R Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $43,108.36 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATCHWELL, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $43,108.14 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDOVSKI, JOCE Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $43,108.00 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, DANIEL J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $43,107.86 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISELLI, SUSAN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,107.56 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BERGEN, CAROL S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $43,107.43 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KATHY L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,107.43 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESUNAS, NOELLE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,107.02 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, ROBERT G Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,106.85 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, ROBERT L Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,106.79 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, WILLIAM J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $43,106.67 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JACQUELINE I Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,106.48 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JAMES S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $43,106.42 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System