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 GRAVES, JESSICA L Employer name Washington County Amount $40,446.47 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, DAWN Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,446.38 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, JULIE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $40,446.28 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACCARD, SAMANTHA K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $40,446.28 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCOVICH, SUSAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $40,446.28 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, LIZETTE D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $40,446.28 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFFE, KRISTEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $40,446.28 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KEISHA N Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $40,446.28 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, TINA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $40,446.28 Date 01/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGGERS, CHRISTINE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $40,446.28 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KERRIE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $40,446.28 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, MELANIE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $40,446.28 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMONI L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $40,446.28 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, XAVIER D Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $40,446.12 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTZLER, CATHLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,446.02 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNDFEST, JILL S Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,446.00 Date 04/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALON, LAURA L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $40,445.54 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, STAVESTER Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,445.46 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEUTTERMAN, RICHARD Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $40,445.13 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEJOHN, RICHARD M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $40,445.00 Date 11/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, GARY L Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $40,444.21 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, KEVIN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,444.16 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DENISE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,443.41 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARVILLE, MEGAN A Employer name Education Department Amount $40,443.19 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, DANIEL M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,443.13 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDKA, CLAIRE T Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,442.99 Date 01/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, KRISTY A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $40,442.93 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, WILLIAM C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,442.51 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTY, REBECCA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,442.43 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TONNO, MARK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,442.36 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, LUKE W G Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $40,442.27 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, ROY C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $40,442.00 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPE, STACY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,441.83 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $40,441.53 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JUSTIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,441.42 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MAUREEN A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $40,441.38 Date 10/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DARNELL S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,441.16 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, FRANCIS A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,441.11 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, JEFFREY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,441.10 Date 01/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATATT, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $40,441.04 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLE, KRYSTI L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,440.96 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAZZELLI, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $40,440.96 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, WARD S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,440.89 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDSCHENK, STACEY S Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,440.59 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, KENDEL L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $40,440.41 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, CAROL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,440.33 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany County Amount $40,439.97 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATEMARCO, CARI-ANGELA R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,439.97 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHAMUS, MICHELLE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,439.76 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIER, AMBER E Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,439.45 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, BRENDA K Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,439.38 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHM, JANENE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,439.27 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JONATHAN K Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,439.22 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, JOSEPH L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $40,438.76 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SCOTT C Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,438.74 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MIRIAM Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $40,438.60 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINALD, DIANE T Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $40,438.46 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, TAMMY Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $40,438.35 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, FREDERICK H Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $40,438.28 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, KATHLEEN F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,438.12 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, DEAN P Employer name Town of Altona Amount $40,438.10 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNAT, AMY A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $40,437.95 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, THOMAS A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $40,437.85 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDMONTE-SILVOY, AIMEE J Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $40,437.44 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JOHN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,437.41 Date 03/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TAMMY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,437.40 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, JANET A Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $40,437.40 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPTON, BRETT A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,437.18 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, TAMMY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,437.07 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOVER, DAVID R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $40,436.80 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARO, GUSTAVO A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,436.79 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDASCH, CAROL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,436.51 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZA, LUCIA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,436.41 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, VIRGINIA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,436.08 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, CASSANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,436.02 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY, DAMOND Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,435.99 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, DOLORES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,435.59 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCHILLI, AMANDA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,435.48 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCZENSKI, JARED Employer name Town of Kent Amount $40,435.38 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ANGELA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,435.36 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, JUSTIN T Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $40,435.27 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,434.96 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKURNICK, ANNEMARIE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,434.76 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, KATHRYN A Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $40,434.70 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, PIERRE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,434.67 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DAWN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,434.65 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAIN, THERESA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $40,434.50 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUGHTON, MICHAEL P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $40,434.27 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCA, DONNA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $40,434.10 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, TERRY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,433.96 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUIMANIS, MARIA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $40,433.78 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOHNNY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,433.73 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, RUTH ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,433.50 Date 09/20/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROBERT Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,433.40 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LATAVIA C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $40,433.21 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPSHAC, DAVID J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,432.90 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JOHN P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,432.76 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $40,432.66 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, LINDA S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,432.63 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSARATH, SHAWN Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,432.62 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System