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 HOUSTON, DEIDRA M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,843.61 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHET, JEAN R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $35,843.39 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANINGSORO, ENRIQUE C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $35,843.15 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, MARY H Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,842.37 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDEN, SAMMY C Employer name Albany County Amount $35,842.37 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, KATRINA D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,842.29 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, LORI A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $35,842.25 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ROBYN M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $35,842.15 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, ANTHONY F Employer name Town of Middlefield Amount $35,841.86 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, AMANDA I Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,841.62 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, ERIC L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $35,841.43 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIPO, CHRISTINE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $35,841.33 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, JERRID F Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,841.24 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RACHID Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $35,840.94 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, CATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $35,840.76 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUROUPAKIS, IOANA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $35,840.74 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, CARMINA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $35,840.74 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBSCHER, KATHRYN I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,840.37 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, FAUSTO Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $35,839.98 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JOSE J Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $35,839.79 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLOSON-BROWNE, LAUREL N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,839.67 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, KATHLEEN M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $35,839.61 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SHAWN K Employer name Town of Rutland Amount $35,839.14 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHEILA J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $35,838.92 Date 12/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PATRICIA A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $35,838.80 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JAMES M Employer name Town of Austerlitz Amount $35,838.61 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPA, TAMMY M Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $35,838.50 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX KING, JANET Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $35,838.26 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MATTHEW G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $35,838.18 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, MOLLY B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $35,838.05 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JOAN LEARY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,837.43 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, BRADLEY R Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,837.41 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENTE, JUAN JOSE Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,837.40 Date 10/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MARY L Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $35,837.37 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMINIAREK, MATTHEW C Employer name Pioneer Library System Amount $35,837.17 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHANICE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,837.17 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, LESLEY A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,836.89 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRULYK, ANATOLIY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,836.80 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $35,836.73 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COLA, TERRY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,836.42 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, DARIUS D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,836.05 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMON, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Dexter Amount $35,835.98 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MARIE Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $35,834.84 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROSE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,834.57 Date 09/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, NATHAN A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $35,834.55 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANTON, SUSANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,834.53 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINPRESS, JAMES S Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,834.52 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IUELLE, ROSARIO Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $35,834.51 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANSOWSKI, TONI Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,834.48 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, ANTHONY V Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $35,834.48 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREA, GABRIELLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $35,834.12 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUNA, ASHLEY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,833.88 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $35,833.61 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIULIO, LORI A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $35,833.56 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LORI M Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $35,833.07 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $35,833.02 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREESE, COLLEEN R Employer name Town of Covert Amount $35,832.93 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, STEPHEN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,832.66 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, THOMAS F Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $35,832.21 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, CAMILLE C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $35,832.12 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREFONTAINE, BECKY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,831.74 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,831.68 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODERICK, AMY C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $35,831.50 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STANLEY G Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,831.35 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENRICK, ALICE H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $35,831.16 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JENNIFER L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $35,830.95 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,830.28 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIS, BERTRAND H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,830.10 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHELI, SANDRA L Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $35,830.09 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, ANGELA D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $35,830.08 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTUS, SHERRY L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,829.97 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, SHERI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,829.78 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SANDRA S Employer name Medina CSD Amount $35,829.61 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINELLA, MARK R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $35,829.58 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, JONATHAN R Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $35,829.56 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, ASHLEY M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $35,829.47 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, CORRENE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $35,829.47 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARKUS M Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,829.44 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT R Employer name Erie County Amount $35,829.41 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMFIELD, COLLEEN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,829.37 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,828.96 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, MINDYA K Employer name Chemung County Amount $35,828.93 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAMUEL J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $35,828.89 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ERIN R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $35,828.78 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHEILA E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,828.40 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, LUCILLE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,828.39 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JE NAI R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $35,827.99 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, REBECCA A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $35,827.80 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SHAYVON V Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $35,827.80 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYNARD, LATIMA D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $35,827.62 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, BRANDON J Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $35,827.54 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANNETTE M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $35,826.99 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILY, DAVID Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $35,826.94 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, MARCO D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $35,826.94 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, APREE N Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $35,826.90 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, DOUGLAS F Employer name Schoharie County Amount $35,826.17 Date 11/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, DANIEL M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $35,825.99 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, KIM M Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,825.84 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEFIELD, SUSAN A Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $35,825.77 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMER, DOUGLAS K Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $35,825.72 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System