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 ADAMS, KATIE M Employer name City of Corning Amount $39,656.52 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KESTER R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $39,656.48 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAOTALAT, WANNACHAI Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,656.32 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAGGS, GEORGE D Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $39,656.28 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, MICHAEL J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $39,656.17 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOJEK, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,656.17 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANYON, LAVENA R Employer name Broome County Amount $39,656.11 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BEVERLY J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $39,656.06 Date 03/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,655.94 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, RAQUEL A Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $39,655.85 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JOSEPHINE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,655.73 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, MICHAEL V Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,655.12 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, KEVIN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $39,654.85 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSHAW, KEVIN J Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,654.79 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIMI, MINAY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,654.77 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATRINA C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $39,654.13 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, STEVEN D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $39,654.06 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LINDA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,654.05 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TRACY E Employer name Albany County Amount $39,654.00 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DARLENE C Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $39,653.95 Date 09/02/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $39,653.92 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, JUSTINA L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,653.92 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,653.76 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, BILLIE JO Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $39,653.65 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOFFSKI, JANET M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,653.56 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, HEIDI A Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,653.55 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHOE, VICKI A Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,653.26 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, BRANDON W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,653.23 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, MARION D Employer name Albany County Amount $39,653.12 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISS, CARL D Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $39,652.80 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, GARY M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,652.55 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, ANGELA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,652.45 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ROBERT A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $39,652.35 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMIE J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $39,652.16 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, GISELLE C Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $39,651.91 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BECKY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,651.77 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, PATRICIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,651.64 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, VICKIE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,651.46 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROLYN S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,651.42 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, LOUIS V Employer name Erie County Amount $39,651.41 Date 02/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARK A Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $39,651.38 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, GRETCHEN L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $39,651.34 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, M KATHRYN Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $39,650.93 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, WILMA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,650.55 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHRLE, CATHERINE H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,650.54 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, JAMES F Employer name Village of Whitney Point Amount $39,650.30 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICK, WADE C Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $39,650.29 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ CONCEPEION, EDAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $39,650.26 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRAD, PETER W, II Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,650.02 Date 07/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, JULIE M Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $39,649.42 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNECKE, ROBERT K Employer name Town of Scio Amount $39,649.39 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, LICINIO Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,649.29 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANGRASSO, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $39,649.09 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, TRACY A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $39,648.78 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OXLEY, LINDA J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,648.77 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, TINA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,648.74 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTAR, ANNMARIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,648.50 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANUSIAK, HALINA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,648.41 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, CHARLES J Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $39,648.40 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,648.13 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSANE, ROSA I Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,648.06 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SARAH L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,647.98 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDERIG, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $39,647.76 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DAVID E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,647.36 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHL, ROSEANNE F Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,647.27 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BRUCE F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,647.17 Date 12/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, KELLI A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,647.11 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAN, DARREN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,646.15 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOAN M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,645.71 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELLY, MARYBETH A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $39,645.65 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, JODIE M Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $39,645.49 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, LINDSEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,645.40 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, RAYMOND A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,644.96 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAVELLI, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $39,644.67 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMERON, REBECCA M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $39,644.60 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, ASHLEY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $39,644.11 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALMES, RUSSELL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $39,644.05 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELL, CHARLES A, III Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,643.98 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, ELI W Employer name Town of Exeter Amount $39,643.89 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHARON C Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $39,643.82 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDEN, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Lindley Amount $39,643.68 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $39,643.39 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZEK, TONYA M Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $39,643.32 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELFAST, ALLAN B Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,643.04 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DIANNA S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,642.81 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVAY, ROBERT A Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,642.78 Date 06/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, TRUMAN A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,642.41 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZUOLI, DANIEL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,642.22 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ASHLEY M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $39,642.15 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TERRY D Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $39,641.99 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPOR, AMY A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $39,641.89 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, DEBORAH J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $39,641.88 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, WENDY A Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,641.86 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTON, BISA N Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $39,641.69 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, JEREMY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,641.65 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, RICHARD J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $39,641.63 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, NANCY Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $39,641.34 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HOLLY E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,641.17 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZESKI, LISA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,640.80 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBEDO, JESSICA E Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $39,640.70 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System