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 JAMES, ROSEMARIE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,407.38 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, CARA V, MRS Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $39,407.20 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPEL, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,406.56 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDNEY, CHAD D Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $39,406.21 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DEVIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,406.20 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LISA D Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $39,406.00 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, CELESTINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,405.61 Date 08/06/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LAURA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,405.35 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, BARRY N Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $39,405.05 Date 09/16/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROBERT W Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $39,404.61 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANGEL R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $39,404.31 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JOSHUA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,404.29 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTRAY, ALISON M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,403.97 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKSHOT, LORI L Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $39,403.80 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, RYAN A Employer name Town of St Johnsville Amount $39,403.33 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUISI, JESSICA M.P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $39,403.32 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, LUDE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,403.27 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, JOSEPH E Employer name Orange County Amount $39,403.22 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DAVID D Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $39,402.84 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, HANNAH B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,402.43 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDHI, EAKTA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $39,402.28 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHRZAD, WAHIDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,402.13 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITLOCK, DARLA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $39,401.97 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINER, AMANDA C Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $39,401.96 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $39,401.75 Date 09/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SUSAN G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,401.72 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROPSHIRE, JESSICA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $39,401.69 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, JENNA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,401.51 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ELYSE M Employer name Albany County Amount $39,401.46 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'STEEN, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,401.24 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, CASIE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,401.23 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, JOHN P Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $39,401.19 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, LA'TASHA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,401.03 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSMOSKI, HELENA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,400.75 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ROSEMARIE E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,400.33 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZA, MAUREEN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,400.28 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEREZ, JALYN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,400.12 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,399.90 Date 06/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUCK, LINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,399.90 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDONO, CINDY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,399.90 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, MARIA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,399.90 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, KIMBERLY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,399.90 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $39,399.52 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANO, DOUGLAS S Employer name Erie County Amount $39,399.49 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KEVIN C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $39,399.46 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKNAP, TONYA Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,398.86 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGO, CATHERINE M Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $39,398.56 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $39,398.40 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RONALD L Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $39,397.75 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIKER, ILA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,397.72 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, BRIAN R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $39,397.66 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, JACK Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $39,397.66 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, ALFRED Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $39,397.66 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, LINDA E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,397.55 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOONES, BETH A Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $39,397.55 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ALLISON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,397.51 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDE, RAYMOND R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,397.40 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, CHAD Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $39,397.00 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,396.80 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WARDELL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,396.53 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MARIANNE Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $39,396.53 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENZ, FRED F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $39,396.34 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES F, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,396.15 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ANGELA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,395.40 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COALTER, PAMELA J Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $39,395.30 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLCHIGO, ROSANN J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,395.29 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DENIS M Employer name Town of Germantown Amount $39,395.19 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, JOSEPH J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $39,394.85 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,394.75 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, SUZANNE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $39,394.03 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNICKI, KRISTINE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,393.98 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLO, MERCEDES M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,393.87 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEN, KIM T Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $39,393.71 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, JANNA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,393.11 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, CONSTANCE K Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $39,392.94 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,392.81 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, TOREE L Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $39,392.53 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASEDRI, LUCY Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,392.49 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, THERESA A Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $39,392.45 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELGOSZ, LORI L Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $39,392.40 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KATHRYN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,392.36 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSON, AMY S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,392.34 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, ANNEKE W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,391.85 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWANSE, HERBERT P, JR Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $39,391.65 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JACKELYNN L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,391.56 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, CHERYL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,391.50 Date 07/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, ROSEMARIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,391.29 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIARELLI, EDWARD L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,391.28 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SANDRA E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $39,391.17 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, SCOTT W Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,391.04 Date 12/02/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATCHER, RHENA B Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,390.54 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKUS, WILLIAM A Employer name Broome County Amount $39,390.42 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PAMELA D Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $39,390.42 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFSKY, GREGORY A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,389.81 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNS, SHEILA Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,389.80 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARDINSKI, STEPHANIE L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $39,389.67 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMBER R Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $39,389.67 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, APRIL E Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $39,389.56 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, FREDDIE O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,389.02 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CELESTINE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,388.86 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System