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 KEISTER, JOSELINA C Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $39,891.41 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, DONNA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,891.24 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAB, TERESA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,891.23 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAB, ALFRED Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,890.82 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNIER, RANDI B Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,890.74 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, GINA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,890.72 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANT, WIN MIN Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,890.70 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $39,890.34 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITCHE, JENNIFER I Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,890.33 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOY, RICHARD A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,890.24 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANTIRSON R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,890.24 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPIN, TAMMY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,890.24 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ONELIS Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,890.24 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLERC, THERESA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,890.20 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEE, COURTNEY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,889.92 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATE-RODRIGUEZ, BENAY Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $39,889.68 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, THOMAS N Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $39,889.12 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, JENNIFER R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $39,888.80 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAS, PAUL C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $39,888.67 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $39,888.62 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROFKA, MELISSA C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,888.61 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKUS, JAMES L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $39,888.56 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, KENDRICK D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $39,888.45 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAITTA, DANIEL J Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $39,888.20 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, SUSAN E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $39,887.50 Date 03/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $39,887.24 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JUSTIN J Employer name Canton CSD Amount $39,887.02 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VICO, BARBARA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,886.99 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINMAN, MAC D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,886.96 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECTOR, ALICIA N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,886.83 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, SCOTT P Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $39,886.77 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, JASON M Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $39,886.70 Date 07/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKEY, SHAWN M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $39,886.48 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, PAULA M Employer name Education Department Amount $39,886.34 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KENNETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,886.34 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, TOBY G Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,886.22 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIECHLE, FREDERICK A Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,886.22 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKUM, ALISHA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,886.04 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,886.04 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCHTERHAND, EMILY R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,886.04 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MDURVWA, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,886.04 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOUX, CAITLIN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,886.04 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCQUE, VICKI JO Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $39,885.88 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, DEREK J Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,885.82 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDROCHE, ELAINE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,885.36 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,885.34 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, HELEN D Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,885.30 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADRON, DAISY Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,885.29 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, FRALIC A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $39,885.19 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHILLIPS, MAUREEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,885.15 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERVISOSKI, AJHAN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $39,885.13 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, COLM J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,884.87 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINT, COLLEEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,884.81 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, SEAN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,884.81 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHLOW, LISA M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $39,884.79 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, CELESTE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,884.78 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRON, MALLORY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,884.71 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHAEL P Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $39,884.64 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $39,884.60 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, JOHN P, JR Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,884.57 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JESSICA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,884.51 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSCHIGNANO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,884.51 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARE, SAMANTHA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,884.51 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, COLLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,884.51 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIDIS, MELANIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,884.51 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $39,884.48 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, WELLYES A Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,884.41 Date 04/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRO, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,884.40 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,883.64 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MELANIE S Employer name Broome County Amount $39,883.54 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPENTA, MICHAEL P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,883.32 Date 08/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSNIK, GABRIELLE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,883.31 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMINGER, CASEY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,883.27 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, JAIME D Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,883.01 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, AMANDA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,882.95 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROY A Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $39,882.95 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDRA E Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,882.85 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, FRANK Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $39,882.85 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICSON, EMIL E, III Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,882.29 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDY, JESSIE J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,882.09 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DAVID E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,881.92 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JEAN W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,881.92 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CHRISTINE Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $39,881.71 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, ARACELY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,881.70 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, BRUCE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,881.65 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JENNIFER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,881.36 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBERT, JOSEPH Q, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,881.09 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, EDDIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,880.80 Date 11/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JUSTIN J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $39,880.78 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHLER, LORI A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,880.76 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORWARD, ALICIA Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $39,880.53 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICIA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,880.48 Date 05/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTE, LUIS ANTONIO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,880.43 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, DEBORAH A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $39,880.28 Date 01/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBACH, JOHN K Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $39,880.23 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANA, JUAN CARLOS Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $39,880.08 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, YVONNE L Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $39,880.00 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, KATHLEEN B Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,879.43 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSLEY, PATRICIA L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $39,879.25 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JUANA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $39,879.22 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System