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 KING, ANN P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,944.12 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATON, TODD E Employer name Akron CSD Amount $34,943.94 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LORI A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $34,943.72 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIMONDA, ROBERTA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,943.02 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSANDROWICZ, KAREN A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $34,942.36 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDYB, PATRICIA JO Employer name Erie County Amount $34,942.30 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $34,942.16 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINEY, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,942.09 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM MIRTIL, ISLANDE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,941.94 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, ALLISON Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $34,941.83 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANG, ANTON R Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $34,941.79 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, KELLY M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $34,941.67 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADRETTE, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Rome Amount $34,941.53 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, IRMA M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $34,941.46 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, FRANCIS R Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $34,941.46 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDOUS, JANE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,941.46 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSCHOP, ALBRECHT B Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,941.46 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, VICTORIA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,941.46 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGL, JOHN W Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,941.46 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, SEAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $34,941.46 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITROLO, JODEE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,941.46 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,941.46 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYSAMAN, CHARLES O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,941.46 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,941.46 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROLL, JAMI L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,941.46 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, LORI J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $34,941.46 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, AIMEE E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,941.46 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESNOYERS, SEAN M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,941.46 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVERIN, VADIM Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $34,941.46 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MONIRUL I Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,941.46 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGUEL, KARREN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,941.46 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRY, KAITLIN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,941.23 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, EDWARD L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,941.00 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,940.86 Date 12/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLMAN, PHILIP J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $34,940.81 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTER, DAWN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $34,940.76 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, KATHLEEN J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $34,940.51 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONU, CYNTHIA Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,940.49 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, BARBARA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,939.94 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, DEBRA N Employer name Yates County Amount $34,939.68 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, RYAN S Employer name Town of Ohio Amount $34,939.54 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, DAVID G Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $34,939.51 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGA, DEBBIE A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $34,939.34 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, LORI A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $34,938.87 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLY, JOANNE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $34,938.42 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHITTA, JILL Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $34,937.99 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTA, LESLIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,937.59 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLETTE, JOANNE Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,937.13 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JOSHUA T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $34,936.74 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, RITA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,936.53 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALENICK, JASON D Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $34,936.49 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PENNY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $34,936.41 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,936.34 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, MIREILLE Employer name Orange County Amount $34,936.30 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDD, ELIZABETH K Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $34,936.24 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKEL, TARRY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,936.20 Date 03/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEONE, LISA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,936.19 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAH, SCOTT A Employer name Albany County Amount $34,936.14 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCELLA, RYAN A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $34,936.06 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELAR, JENNIFER A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,935.81 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SHERRY A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $34,935.54 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANNIE L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $34,935.43 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELEWICZ, JESSICA G Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,935.41 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, MARIE A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,935.41 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICARRA, JAMES L Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $34,935.27 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERSON, FLOYD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,935.05 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPROTA, NICOLE L Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $34,935.00 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICIO, ALEXANDER Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,934.77 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MARY L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $34,934.34 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATRAS, JENNIFER W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,934.11 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRITTANY C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,933.95 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $34,933.71 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLVIN, JOSHUA C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $34,933.63 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,932.87 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, PATRICIA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $34,932.80 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, DERRICK S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $34,932.78 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATENA, JILL M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,932.40 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, SHAMIKA C Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,932.38 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, TIFFANY K Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,932.29 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZELL, CARLEEN M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $34,932.22 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CHRISTINA M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $34,931.94 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, JOHN O Employer name Village of Stamford Amount $34,931.84 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, JO ANN Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,931.82 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBECK, LISA F Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $34,931.43 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, CHARLES D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,930.83 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, THERESA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,930.13 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, FRANK J, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,930.02 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, WENDY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $34,929.88 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MAUREEN S Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $34,929.78 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMES, KEVIN A Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,929.39 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ACCILLE, LISA I Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $34,929.35 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, NANCY J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,929.14 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, LISA A Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $34,928.98 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLARENCE H Employer name Albany County Amount $34,928.91 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY-WALDRON, STEFA I Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $34,928.63 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, PANAGIOTA K Employer name Department of State Amount $34,928.61 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIGNO, PATRICIA J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $34,927.72 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGER, EARL R Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $34,927.63 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, GEORGE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,927.60 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KAREN L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $34,927.56 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System