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 DAVIS, ALANA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $40,925.56 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LINDA J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $40,925.12 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,924.99 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, RHONDA L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $40,924.92 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASBY, CONNIE Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,924.84 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, DANIEL C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,924.69 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, LINDA T Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $40,924.55 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KRISTINA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,924.53 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTOFILIS, DONNA R Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $40,924.08 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DOROTHY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,923.92 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, AMANDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,923.51 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LUNA, JESSICA J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,923.48 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIBERO, PAUL A Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $40,922.93 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNSMORE, BERTHA M Employer name Town of Hague Amount $40,922.92 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIHEW, CHELSEA M Employer name Essex County Amount $40,922.87 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, GINA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,922.76 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASYE, REBECCA L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,922.74 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDISH, DARCY L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $40,922.72 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, DIANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,922.42 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTSON, JEANNE F Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $40,922.39 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINETTI, JENNIFER A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,922.32 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLEITER HARRIS, KAREN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,922.22 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAGHER, DARLENE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,922.14 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LUCINDA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,922.08 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANIEC, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,921.84 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CRAIG M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,921.20 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMASUNDRAM, UDHISHTRA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,921.14 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRILLO, ALFONSO B Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $40,921.14 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARENDS, MARC T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $40,921.11 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, LAURA R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $40,921.06 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DONALD E, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,920.72 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, BALJINDER Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,920.67 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENSAH, ANKAMAH N Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $40,920.62 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVES, CHANTEL M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,920.60 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JUSTIN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $40,920.58 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSIE, KATHERINE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,920.38 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,919.37 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAISHA N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $40,919.22 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, RENEE Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,919.19 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, LIBBY J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $40,919.18 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $40,918.71 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EVELENA T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,918.40 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, JENNIFER A Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,918.32 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMER, DERRICK A Employer name Warren County Amount $40,918.25 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $40,918.05 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGIUDICE, AGAPITA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,917.99 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORAR, JUNE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,917.86 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,917.85 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, DEBORAH A Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $40,917.31 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, KEVIN L Employer name Town of Carlisle Amount $40,917.27 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $40,917.22 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DENNIS K Employer name Warren County Amount $40,917.03 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ALICIA C Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $40,916.92 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, CLARA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,916.80 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, CAROLYN M Employer name Albany County Amount $40,916.74 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARK D Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $40,916.69 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCHIO, AMY K Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $40,916.60 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOTTO, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,916.49 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SUSAN K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,916.46 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHARON L Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $40,916.29 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POCCA, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,916.24 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, JAMEIKA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,915.99 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, NICOLE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,915.62 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BOBBIE JEAN F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,915.57 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZPAD, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $40,915.51 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, MELINDA F Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $40,915.35 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, HEIDE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,915.31 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $40,915.26 Date 01/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, TERESA A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $40,915.19 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $40,915.19 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRE, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,915.09 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, JUNE P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,914.98 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, PATRICIA J Employer name Broome County Amount $40,914.89 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUXBURY, KAREN A Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $40,914.79 Date 04/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLIANO, JOSEPH H Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $40,914.71 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MARTER, PATRICK M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,914.37 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAYFORD, GEORGE, JR Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $40,914.35 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOAK, DARREN A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $40,914.22 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, KATHLEEN T Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $40,914.09 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLI, MAUREEN E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $40,913.92 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, TUNISIA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,913.83 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,913.81 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, AMADEO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,913.53 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, ALISON M Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $40,913.46 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, RICHARD V Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,913.24 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVOS, ANGELO Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,912.91 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $40,912.72 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,912.63 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMS, LISA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,912.56 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULETT, ORLO J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,912.39 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, GREGORY PAUL Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $40,912.36 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, BRIAN M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $40,912.10 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLI VENERI, YVONNE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $40,912.05 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRELTS, PATTY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,912.01 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, DEIRDRE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $40,911.83 Date 07/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONGETTA, LORI L Employer name Town of Riga Amount $40,911.80 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARY T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,911.66 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TAMMY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,911.66 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, EMILY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,911.58 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINSTRY, LORI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,911.27 Date 03/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System