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 CASKA, WAYNE P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,697.11 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NARY, ROBERT G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $34,696.85 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, KRISTI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,696.77 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLA, CHARLES I Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,696.17 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLOZZI, HEATHER J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,695.62 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, DANIEL G Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,695.57 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GARY J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $34,695.39 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTINE, DEBORAH L Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,695.28 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, STEVEN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $34,695.28 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, CHERYL L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $34,695.22 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, JASON R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $34,695.07 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, HERMAN W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,694.51 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, JAMES D Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,694.27 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROR, ERICA C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,693.93 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMBLOW, RALPH E Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $34,693.69 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPRIMA, FRANCA L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,693.38 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSMAN, JILL A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $34,693.22 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CUBYSON Employer name Broome County Amount $34,692.96 Date 10/26/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELLS, JACKSON P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,692.46 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ASTRIDD L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,692.34 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIO, JOHN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $34,692.06 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANNETTE K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,691.40 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PUIS, THOMAS R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,691.25 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DAVID W Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $34,691.15 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, DONNA A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $34,691.06 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTENE E Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $34,690.72 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIERASKI, KATHY S Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $34,689.89 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHONG, LINBIN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,689.70 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMOLE, MICHAEL K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $34,689.69 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMER, KATHLEENE H Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $34,689.66 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, MICHELE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $34,689.58 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, DARLENE M Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $34,689.52 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SUSAN R Employer name Seneca County Amount $34,689.35 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, KATHLEEN E. Employer name Crandall Library Amount $34,689.26 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALABISI, KATHLEEN MARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $34,689.12 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINO, BRYAN M Employer name Warren County Amount $34,689.04 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, KAREN R Employer name Victor CSD Amount $34,688.83 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, CHERYL A Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $34,688.75 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARD, SHANE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,688.44 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Florida Amount $34,687.64 Date 03/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, CAROLE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,687.63 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSAVER, JANET L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $34,687.63 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, SUSAN A Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,687.54 Date 01/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DEBRA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,687.53 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHROW, VANITY M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,687.52 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUNZ, ALFRED J, III Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $34,687.51 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MELANIE L Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,687.50 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELISE L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,687.46 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,687.12 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBE, KELLIE R Employer name Village of Springville Amount $34,686.84 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, LINA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $34,686.66 Date 12/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, SANDRA LEE Employer name Heermance Memorial Library Amount $34,686.15 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUAL, MARY A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $34,685.99 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, LE VON L Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,685.74 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, SHELLEY A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,685.37 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAUER, PETER S Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $34,685.06 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, DARLENE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,684.88 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAIBOLD, DIANE S Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $34,684.78 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULGENCIO, AMANDA S Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $34,684.67 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, DONNA M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $34,684.34 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAM, JERRY Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,684.26 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERKES, LEE ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,684.20 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFAGLIONE, SCOTT J Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $34,684.09 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, NICHOLAS Employer name Broome County Amount $34,683.80 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLINGER, AMY L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $34,683.80 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHWAL, JACOB A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,683.51 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADAWAY, SHARON Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,683.44 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, JENNIFER J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $34,683.14 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, VIVETTE LC Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,683.04 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, KIMBERLY D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,682.75 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVADA, KATHRYN A Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,682.43 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KATHY A Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $34,681.79 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, STACEY R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $34,681.76 Date 08/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURYK, MICHELLE Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $34,681.53 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, NED R Employer name Kenmore Housing Authority Amount $34,681.50 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWAEFUNA, PATRICIA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $34,681.26 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESN, NICHOLE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,681.21 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZEMBO, LINDA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $34,680.74 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, DAVID G Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,680.60 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHIE, VICTORIA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $34,679.53 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, STACEY Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $34,679.46 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNALD, DENISE M Employer name Education Department Amount $34,679.46 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ERIC R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $34,679.21 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESSER, SANDRA T Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $34,679.09 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, TERRY L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,678.91 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JULIO A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,678.78 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, DEBRA L Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $34,678.50 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTERMAN, ZACHARY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,678.43 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, PATRICIA A Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $34,678.43 Date 11/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHELLE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,678.19 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LORI J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,678.17 Date 05/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBESI, KYLE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $34,677.92 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEMACHER, GAIL A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,677.83 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHMER, CATHERINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,677.82 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CHRISTOPHER, JEAN A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,677.82 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACIC, JOHN W Employer name Erie County Amount $34,677.80 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBREATH, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,677.76 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $34,677.70 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JOAN S Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $34,677.67 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, NIKKI L Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,677.53 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System