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 PITTS, SATCHTRAL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,106.74 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELL L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,106.73 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIS, JOSEPH FREDRICK Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,106.70 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $40,106.40 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, EVAN J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $40,106.36 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RICARDO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,106.28 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DONNA T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $40,106.19 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, JARID M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $40,106.00 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASO, ANGELA A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $40,105.97 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACK, SHARON S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $40,105.88 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROOST, MICHAEL J Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $40,105.88 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, SCOTT K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,105.86 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, GARY R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,105.65 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, MICHAEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,105.52 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, GREGORY Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $40,105.50 Date 11/01/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMAIN, PATRICIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,105.36 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, LYNNE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,105.19 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,105.04 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, TRACIE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,105.01 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, JAYNE A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $40,104.99 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYOLA, JONATHAN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,104.81 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN METER, TRACY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,104.70 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, ANGEL K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,104.64 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,104.61 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, MERIE E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $40,104.52 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIBER, DARLENE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,104.27 Date 03/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JASON M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,104.23 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINER, SHEILA L Employer name Erie County Amount $40,104.19 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, PATRICIA L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $40,103.61 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECHTMAN, STEVEN J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,103.51 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Morehouse Amount $40,103.50 Date 07/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADISH, TAMELA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $40,103.19 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NORMAN A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,103.10 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKSINSKI, WENDY S Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,103.05 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSEUR, NICOLE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,102.15 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, CHRIS J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,102.08 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOHN, CAROL A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $40,101.96 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, LORI A Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $40,101.82 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTKE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,101.77 Date 12/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKSA, SUSAN Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $40,101.73 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, RANDALL J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $40,101.51 Date 02/03/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIRE, NILDA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,101.46 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LINDA J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,101.40 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SABRINA HSIAO YING Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,101.35 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KEVIN D Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $40,101.13 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITT, DONNA E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $40,100.99 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENT, JANET L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,100.90 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRILINA, IRINA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,100.89 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, KAREN S Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $40,100.78 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JUSTIN L Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $40,100.12 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGONER, ROBERT, III Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $40,100.00 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBSCHER, JENNIFER M Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $40,100.00 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, DONNA S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,099.86 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, JAMES M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $40,099.74 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $40,099.60 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEMAN, RICHARD R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $40,099.58 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA-WINSLOW, RAQUEL Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $40,099.35 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICK, ANDREW C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $40,099.28 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAK, NANCY A Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $40,099.00 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROSELLA, DEBRA Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $40,098.57 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER WYNCOOP, NANCY E Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $40,098.50 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFIL, KRISTIN A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $40,098.49 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MICHELE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,098.16 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERHART, COURTNEY E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,098.10 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMPS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $40,098.00 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, BROOKE M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $40,097.57 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIO, CAROL A Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $40,097.24 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDGAR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,097.18 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, HEATHER R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,097.12 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KALI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,097.11 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZILSKY, NICOLE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,095.95 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVER, JAMES T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,095.84 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIOSA, PASQUALE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $40,095.78 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,095.68 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, TYRONE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,095.60 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLL, ROBERT G Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $40,094.75 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JAIMIE Y Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,094.61 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRELLA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $40,094.12 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,093.95 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $40,093.10 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEIGH, KATHERINE I Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $40,092.91 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, CAROL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,092.70 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, WIDNY C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,092.70 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, ROBERTA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,092.61 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDER, STACY M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,092.58 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRIDGET M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,092.46 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, BRUCE M Employer name Town of Savannah Amount $40,092.31 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUAL, JEFFREY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,092.25 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $40,092.21 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKIE, CHRISTINE G Employer name Greene County Amount $40,092.07 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, LISA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,091.93 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, DONNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,091.88 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHARLOTTE B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,091.60 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON-EDOUARD, SELESTE Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,091.29 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOCCO, CATHERINE Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,091.08 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLIN, KRISTEN S Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,090.79 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, HELEN Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $40,090.40 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DEBRA K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,090.34 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASTER, STEVEN D Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,090.06 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, STEPHANIE F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,090.06 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System