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 OEST, KELLY J Employer name Bath CSD Amount $41,494.06 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SOPHIA L Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $41,494.05 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENIN, RICHARD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,493.90 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK-MARCELLO, JEANINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,493.71 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, JEAN E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $41,493.45 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, JAYMMIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,493.43 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINKOWSKI, STEVEN Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $41,493.43 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZZETTA, MARSHALL V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,493.33 Date 09/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, CATHERINE A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $41,493.33 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDIAN, SANDRA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,493.33 Date 10/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, LORI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,493.33 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBY, GERALD Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,493.33 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JULIE MARIE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,493.33 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,493.33 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, KELLY M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $41,493.23 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EMMET V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,493.20 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARNELL, JOHN E Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $41,493.20 Date 06/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLICKNER, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,493.01 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BRIAN E Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $41,492.88 Date 03/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ARTHUR P Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $41,492.66 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, DANIEL I Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,491.89 Date 07/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENCE, ELIZABETH C Employer name Erie County Amount $41,491.89 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, EDILSON A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,491.73 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, KRISHNA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,491.73 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $41,491.71 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEER, MARGARET Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,491.50 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFLER, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Batavia Amount $41,491.48 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, LILA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,491.40 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESMONDI, GIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,491.36 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, DANIEL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,491.35 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAIGE E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,490.95 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JULIANA Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $41,490.70 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, FREEDIA S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,490.60 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, KYLE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,490.28 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCALL, ALBEE D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,490.23 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, JODY E Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $41,489.49 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, RICK A Employer name Essex County Amount $41,489.42 Date 06/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-SOLOMON, BRYANNA Employer name Erie County Amount $41,489.40 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHEM, TINA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,489.40 Date 10/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,489.25 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, CAROL A Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,489.03 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, HONGYUAN Employer name Albany County Amount $41,488.83 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, TRAVIS S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,488.11 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEVONS, CHRISTINE B Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $41,488.09 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BARBARA J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $41,487.86 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, THERESA A Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $41,487.45 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $41,487.42 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INDOE, MICHAEL E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,487.25 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,487.10 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSTER, STEVEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $41,487.00 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTENFELD, STACEY A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $41,486.50 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENTANO, SAMANTHA C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,486.41 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MICHELLE Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $41,486.34 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, TAMI LYNNE Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $41,486.06 Date 11/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODIM, VIBERT Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $41,485.90 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, NANCY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,485.39 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROFF, RUPAL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,485.38 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BILLY Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,485.22 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, JOSHUA F Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $41,485.15 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBOLT, LARISSA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,485.06 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, KAREN M Employer name Greene County Amount $41,484.95 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELVIN Employer name Port Chester Public Library Amount $41,484.88 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,484.86 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, PAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,484.81 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MORSHUN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,484.52 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CYNTHIA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,484.48 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDO, CARLOS E Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $41,484.47 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEBEL, KRISTY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,484.40 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, LINDA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,484.35 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, ROBB D Employer name Erie County Amount $41,484.08 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULANGE, BARBARA J Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $41,484.05 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANA, KARIN Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,483.75 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, MICHAEL F Employer name Greene CSD Amount $41,483.72 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, WAYNE Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $41,483.52 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, SHEILITA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,483.42 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSOW, JASON S Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $41,483.35 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, LACEY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,483.17 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, MARY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,483.16 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, JASON J Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $41,483.14 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, JEFFREY C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,482.98 Date 10/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGI, JENNIFER L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,482.60 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZOI, DAVID Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,482.55 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARRON, JESSICA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $41,482.49 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LISA CONNERS Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $41,482.40 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PEDRO Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,482.27 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, LOUIS C Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $41,482.24 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KARLENE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,482.05 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, JEFFREY J Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $41,481.95 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, NICOLE P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,481.70 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ODETTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,481.62 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, RENEE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,481.61 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTHALS, SANDRA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,481.36 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROELICH, DORI-ANN S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,481.32 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MATTHEW P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,481.31 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMO, MELISSA J Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $41,481.27 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNG, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $41,481.22 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADELEY, BETH M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $41,481.22 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRON, DEBORA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,481.17 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, MARCELLA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,480.87 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, QUDSIYA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,480.85 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System