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 RACKETT, LAURA A Employer name Broome County Amount $37,476.44 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, PAMELA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,476.19 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEY, STEPHANIE J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $37,476.01 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,475.95 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMPS, FRANCES Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $37,475.62 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMOND, MARVIN W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $37,475.62 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $37,475.54 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENE LAS, ROBERT J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,475.42 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVERS, LORI A Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $37,475.35 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADALUPE, LUIS E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $37,475.35 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DANIEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $37,475.17 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,474.66 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SUSAN J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $37,474.48 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, BRIAN P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,474.28 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, LUIS E, JR Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,474.27 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JEFFREY N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,473.88 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, KAREN E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $37,473.84 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, SHIRLEY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,473.80 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEVITT, BRIAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,473.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGILL, KIM SCOTT Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,473.78 Date 11/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACK, MARIANNE R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,473.78 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,473.76 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWANES, ARNOLD J, IV Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,473.41 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, JASON K Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $37,472.19 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, TANYA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,472.18 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, MELISSA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $37,471.58 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTO, DARLENE M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $37,471.56 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ERIN B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,471.28 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, SERENA R Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,471.19 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, MARIE R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,471.17 Date 12/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, NICHOLAS S Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $37,471.14 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREW, LAWRENCE H Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $37,470.47 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSIAK, DAVID S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,470.24 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, BRANDI A Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,470.07 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CALVIN B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,469.85 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JESSICA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,469.84 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, MARY M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $37,469.44 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEN, REGINA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,469.39 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, HOWARD F Employer name Town of Georgetown Amount $37,469.22 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYSDALE, JERMAINE Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $37,469.08 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROWSKI, ADELE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $37,468.94 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, NECKY K A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,468.81 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, BENEDICTO D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,468.81 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, KEVIN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $37,468.47 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMUTH, JUSTIN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $37,468.40 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, MELISSA J Employer name Village of Phelps Amount $37,468.07 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBORSKI, CAROL A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $37,468.06 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, AQUASI K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $37,468.01 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTON, GLENN E, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $37,467.87 Date 03/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $37,467.62 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TANYA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, WENDY T Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERSON, VALERIE E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MICHELLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, BARBARA J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 06/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, KATHERINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUTEL, AMANDA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, STEPHANIE I Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, NICOLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCA, AIMEE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCARCZYK, LYNN R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, BEVERLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHON, DONNA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, NANCY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, STEPHEN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRO, JEREMIAH J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, TAMI J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, SHALONDA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATURNO, MATILDE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,467.62 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVETTE, DANIEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $37,467.36 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, DOMENICA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,467.08 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARBOSKI, MARY P Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $37,467.02 Date 07/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JEROME Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $37,467.00 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN-DOOLIN, KEVIN P Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $37,466.88 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, JOSHUA A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $37,466.82 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ALLEN L Employer name Town of Brant Amount $37,466.77 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JORDAN W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,466.41 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESMUNDO, MARGHERITA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $37,466.00 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRADFORD J Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,465.71 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREYRA, MIRIAM Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $37,465.22 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, OSCAR A Employer name Uniondale Fire Dist Amount $37,465.20 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, TRACY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,464.97 Date 11/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTELLO, MICHAEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,464.90 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTING, ETHAN B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $37,464.66 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNDRON, MEGHAN D Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $37,464.60 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GEORGIA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,464.47 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANKEY, JULIE A Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $37,464.07 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOSIE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $37,463.95 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSER, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,463.85 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TERESA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,463.78 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RENE A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $37,463.60 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDZENGA, SUZANNE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,463.58 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTELSON, TIMOTHY, JR Employer name City of Watertown Amount $37,463.42 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, MONICA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,463.31 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, SUSAN A Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $37,462.70 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MEGAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,462.63 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, FRANCES E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,462.18 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JESSICA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,462.15 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PAUL S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,461.92 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODMER, ALICIA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,461.89 Date 05/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System