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 NAUMOV, MICHAEL S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,937.80 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDEPE, MATTHEW R Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,937.65 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JEANNE L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $40,937.63 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIUZZA, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $40,937.38 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKT, HOLLY C Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,937.20 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDA, BRYAN W Employer name Erie County Amount $40,936.89 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGO, MARLITA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,936.71 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOYCE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $40,936.60 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DARLENE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,936.57 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFANO, JEREMY J Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $40,936.39 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, WALTER L Employer name Town of Virgil Amount $40,936.36 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, BETH A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,936.15 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLESANO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,936.09 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, IVELISSE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,935.70 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCETTA, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $40,935.57 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, GARY H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,935.42 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NOEMI Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,935.06 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, BONNIE L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $40,935.05 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, MATTHEW C Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $40,934.84 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINI, VINCENT L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $40,934.73 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JAMAAL K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,934.70 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DAWN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $40,934.48 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLISON, LINDA Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $40,934.47 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DAVID W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $40,934.39 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, MARC S Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $40,934.38 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCINO, NORA M Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $40,934.20 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, JAMES W Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $40,934.08 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTES, KEVIN W Employer name Town of Smithville Amount $40,934.04 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMICO, DEBORAH S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,933.58 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $40,933.57 Date 12/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBELL, MELISSA R Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,933.20 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, JOSEPH A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,933.02 Date 10/10/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATUCCI, JENNIFER L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,932.91 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOT, ANDREW T Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $40,932.82 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXAM, DONNA B Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $40,932.76 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNIE, BRIAN J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $40,932.71 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRASHUNE, ANN W Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,932.38 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTE, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $40,932.04 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULK, NIKKI A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $40,931.90 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRA, MARY PATRICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,931.83 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERINE, JONATHAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,931.82 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GEORGE Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,931.82 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MEGAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,931.82 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, TAMMY S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,931.80 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARIKO C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,931.50 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, EDIE ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,931.35 Date 01/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, TODD J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,931.33 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, MARC WS Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,930.98 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $40,930.56 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RODNEY C Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,930.44 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAUREEN C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,930.38 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERFURT, STEPHEN T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,930.33 Date 12/14/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, MATTHEW G Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,930.14 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, ANDREW B Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $40,930.14 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKRAN, JULIE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,929.68 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUL, LAURIE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,929.59 Date 08/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSCY, JASON R Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,929.51 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, JOHN H Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,929.40 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, SHARON Employer name Education Department Amount $40,929.38 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, MARK D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,929.38 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, KIMBERLEE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,929.36 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Town of Java Amount $40,928.91 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, TROY S Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,928.89 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Locke Amount $40,928.87 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANASTRA, BRIAN D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $40,928.76 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, DONNA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,928.73 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLONE, FRANCIS T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $40,928.68 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, ADRIAN J Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,928.68 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICOLI-CASSANO, CHRISTINE G Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,928.65 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINA, SUZANNE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,928.49 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, JUDY B Employer name Morris CSD Amount $40,928.20 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JILL P Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $40,928.14 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUADRA, TOSHA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,927.97 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELO, DILIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,927.88 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, CHUNMEI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,927.86 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ADA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $40,927.64 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,927.53 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODNER, NANCY MARIE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $40,927.22 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRA, KATHRYN A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $40,927.16 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFLIN, JAMES P Employer name City of Batavia Amount $40,927.13 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITCER, MICHELLE A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $40,927.12 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ELAINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,927.11 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFFENBURGER, JAY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,926.94 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DAVID W Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $40,926.92 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKS, CALVIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,926.56 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MICHELE L Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,926.49 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCH, SHANNA L Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $40,926.15 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUCCI, NORMA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $40,926.10 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CLAY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,926.04 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIPPERMAN, BERNARD E Employer name Erie County Amount $40,925.86 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITZA, AMY J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,925.83 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, JOEL P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,925.81 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILZINSKY, HOWARD L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,925.81 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, JERYL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $40,925.81 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CARMEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,925.80 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGERI, LINDA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,925.79 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURICH, MEAGAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $40,925.67 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYZAK, JOSHUA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,925.59 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, SILVANA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,925.56 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEOLI, PETER J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,925.56 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System