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 DE YORIO, ELLEN M Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $39,862.60 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALISANO, FRANCIS C Employer name Erie County Amount $39,862.59 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOANNE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,862.24 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ORAL L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $39,862.06 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, CAROL J Employer name Andover CSD Amount $39,861.96 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIETTI, MARYANN T Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $39,861.70 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELLE, DEBORAH G Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $39,861.66 Date 10/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIALAKUNNEL, ABRAHAM L Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $39,861.64 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUZON, BARBARA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,861.39 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, JOHANNA B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,861.32 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTY, DEBRA C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,861.19 Date 12/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, ROBERT L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,861.17 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMARAIS, KENDRA Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,861.07 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELOI, SAMUEL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,860.38 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GENE W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $39,860.11 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, GENOVEVA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,860.06 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGBLOOD, PATRICIA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,860.05 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, EDWARD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,860.04 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULBERGER, THERESA B Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $39,859.67 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, CARMELA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,859.64 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIPMAN, MARGARET C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $39,859.39 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLO, SAMANTHA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,859.26 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLSBEY, ASHLEY K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,858.87 Date 06/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JACOB Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,858.78 Date 09/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLINGHAM, DEANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,858.64 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENZY, ERROL R Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $39,858.46 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, LISA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,858.40 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANN T Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $39,858.11 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, AMANDA C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $39,857.94 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACKOWSKI, LEONARD P Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $39,857.85 Date 06/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, JOSEPH E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,857.84 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KAREN E Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $39,857.84 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, RICARDO A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,857.62 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,857.61 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, CANDY R Employer name Broome County Amount $39,857.42 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CHRISTINA Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $39,857.23 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, DIANNA Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,856.91 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KATHLEEN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,856.57 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBACK, MEGAN L Employer name Orange County Amount $39,856.28 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSEPH V Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $39,856.08 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $39,856.02 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, CAROL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,855.75 Date 01/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, DALE I Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $39,855.71 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAVAC, JACLYN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,855.57 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DENISE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,855.52 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSEVELT, ADINA H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,855.15 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLED, REBECCA I Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $39,854.97 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEZEVIC, LISA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,854.79 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURM, DEBORAH A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $39,854.74 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $39,854.68 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, MARCUS W Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $39,854.48 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, STEPHEN V Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $39,854.34 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREBLE, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,854.19 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, DAVID G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,854.02 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, DANIEL R Employer name Town of North East Amount $39,853.77 Date 02/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERIC, AMIR Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,853.66 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, OZZIE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,853.51 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $39,853.27 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $39,853.20 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUDMAN-KNOEBEL, LORI J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,853.17 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANTHONY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,852.90 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, JAMES CARL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,852.90 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,852.69 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, THOMAS M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,852.62 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHELE L Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $39,852.60 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KELLIE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,852.31 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,852.26 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, JILL Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $39,852.17 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, BEVERLY A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $39,852.16 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGETTE, KERRY E H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,852.06 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIER, JILL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,852.06 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,851.85 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SIMMONS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,851.70 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, SHARON Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,851.63 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, MARILYN Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $39,851.55 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDAL, TAPAN KUMAR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,851.11 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNON, SHANNON R Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,850.81 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ANDREA C Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $39,850.68 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, THOMAS J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,850.24 Date 10/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOAN E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $39,850.10 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, VICTORIA M Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $39,850.07 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JACQUELINE F Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $39,850.06 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, SALLY ANN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $39,849.85 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCE, JERROLD Employer name Department of Law Amount $39,849.62 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTEA, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,849.41 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOMENI, TAMMY A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,849.24 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, MARY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,849.20 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, SHAUNA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,849.05 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, SHERIDAN Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,848.78 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SHANDA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,848.68 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, DAVID S Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,848.60 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, LINDA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,848.29 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTHEROS, PATRICIA C Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $39,848.08 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, STEPHANIE L Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $39,847.88 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, EMILY N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,847.41 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JANICE S Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $39,847.34 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONADIO, ROSELIE A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $39,847.29 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISFAN, MIKE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,847.22 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,847.14 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADUSHIN, MARC J Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,847.14 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System