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 FLOYD, DARREN Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,204.67 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNGE, ROBERT J Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,204.25 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TRIPP J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,204.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBE, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $40,203.87 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, WALTER R Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,203.73 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATES, MATTHEW S Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,203.52 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUINN, LINDA D Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $40,203.49 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARISON, ANDREW A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $40,203.48 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, KRISTINE V Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $40,203.24 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUNIO, PATRICIA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $40,203.11 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, KATHY L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $40,203.08 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BARBARA C Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $40,202.24 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, KEVIN G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,202.01 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONNELL, THOMAS Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $40,202.00 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, TRUDY A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $40,201.99 Date 07/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAN, BRITTANY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,201.94 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, DAWN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $40,201.56 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, CAITLIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,201.39 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLAR, LAUREN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,201.32 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEINER, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,201.10 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, PATRICK M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $40,200.96 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, DONALD W Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,200.90 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, JOHN D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $40,200.82 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DONNA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $40,200.74 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINEGAR, ARTHUR J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $40,200.63 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, LARRY P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $40,200.50 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, IMANI N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,200.24 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $40,200.11 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIN, MERCEDES S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,199.77 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KEVIN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,199.71 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, BONNY LOU Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $40,199.42 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, MARK E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,199.26 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENWALDER, HERMOGENES PEPE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,199.15 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, GREGORY E Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $40,199.11 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZARE, TONI M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,199.09 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKL, DON R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $40,198.53 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,198.42 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOAIZA, MARIA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,198.15 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JEANNE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,198.09 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KERRY L Employer name Albany County Amount $40,198.07 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLOW, MORGAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,197.95 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROCHELLE A Employer name Town of Sherburne Amount $40,197.87 Date 02/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRLES, RENAE J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $40,197.13 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRIAN F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,196.88 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, BETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,196.61 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMICOLO, LAUREN Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,196.55 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDIX, MATILDA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,196.00 Date 09/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALACHAN, ROBIN L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,196.00 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBUEN, ADA RIZA MARIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,195.48 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, AMY P Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,195.39 Date 09/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, MARIE L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,195.26 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, THERESA E Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,194.92 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSA, REBECCA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,194.92 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, FRANCIS D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,194.77 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERONE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $40,194.50 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY-RICHARDS, CHRISTINE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $40,194.19 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, HAROLD H Employer name Town of Otto Amount $40,194.12 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSS, SHAWN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,193.66 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,193.52 Date 08/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, DAVID J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $40,193.36 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCACER, ANA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,193.25 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, VANESSA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,193.17 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEY, KATHERINE G L Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,193.17 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSKY, MARY P Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,193.13 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNATONE, GIOVANA R Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $40,193.02 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $40,192.52 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BARRY O Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,191.86 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $40,191.79 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUIS A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $40,191.58 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEA, NICHOLAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,191.43 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACOM, ERIN A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $40,191.43 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,191.26 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, JEREMY WILLIAM Employer name Monroe Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $40,191.20 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,190.99 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKA, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,190.93 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, JOAN E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $40,190.44 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $40,189.56 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, MARY A Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $40,189.27 Date 10/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, DEBORAH R Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $40,189.17 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, SEAN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,188.92 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JODY A Employer name Town of Cato Amount $40,188.82 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,188.79 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE-POGROSKI, KAREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,188.67 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALPO, ANTHONY S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,188.59 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MEGAN E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,188.18 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, ROBIN K Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,188.18 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KELVIN L Employer name City of Norwich Amount $40,188.00 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, SARA L Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $40,187.86 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DANIEL R, II Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $40,187.52 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, KATHLEEN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,187.31 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, JENNIFER T Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,186.97 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVANOS, ALEXANDROS E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,186.66 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOHANNA M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $40,186.35 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, GERALD E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $40,186.28 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, LEIF G Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,186.12 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KAREN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,186.09 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBUS, SETH A Employer name Red Jacket Library Amount $40,186.08 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, TRACIE E Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,185.90 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, AARON T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,185.86 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LINDSEY L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $40,185.72 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System