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 DIAMOND, SCOTT M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $33,278.16 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KANE, JOHN A Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $33,278.13 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACY, MICHAEL J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $33,277.32 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, TAMMY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $33,277.25 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $33,277.25 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZORE, BRIAN S Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $33,277.08 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,276.60 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, NIDIA T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,276.00 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETCIE, THOMAS M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $33,275.89 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KELLY L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $33,275.76 Date 05/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVAIN, ELIEZAIRE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $33,275.61 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHATTAM, BARBARA J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $33,275.44 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAF, ROBERTA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $33,275.23 Date 11/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOS, YORDANOS N Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $33,275.22 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANETTE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,275.14 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, SUSAN H Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,273.54 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, WENDY S Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $33,273.53 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, MARY ANN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $33,273.39 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, MARY PAT Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,273.36 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, HENRY A Employer name Broome County Amount $33,273.05 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIN, DEBORAH A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $33,272.82 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ETHEL E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $33,272.78 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, KARINA E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $33,272.62 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKERSON, DAVID L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $33,272.52 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH, DEONNA Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $33,272.44 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, SEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,272.16 Date 09/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, DANYELL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,271.79 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPARD, JOANN M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $33,271.72 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, LAUREN B Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,270.84 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPHILL, TACARA O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,270.80 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CATHY J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $33,270.56 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINNI, JILL M Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,270.48 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, JOANN Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $33,270.22 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JINWRIGHT, KENDALL C Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $33,269.90 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRECHT, DEBRA A Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $33,269.85 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DWAYNE, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $33,269.73 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, STACY L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $33,269.70 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, SABRINA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,269.41 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, KAREN E Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $33,269.33 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, RICHARD N Employer name Town of Osceola Amount $33,269.20 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSON, LOIS F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $33,268.96 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIMLEY, SHANE M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $33,268.91 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GREGG E Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $33,268.70 Date 11/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOAN M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $33,268.63 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, SHARON L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $33,268.40 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $33,268.31 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, LISA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $33,268.20 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DIANA B Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $33,267.86 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBAIZA, PAULA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,267.70 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISEBETH-JONES, TAMESHA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $33,267.48 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGES, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,267.44 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEIRA, HELENA P Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $33,267.43 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, LINDA K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,267.28 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, ALBA N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $33,267.08 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, TERRY B Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $33,266.65 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOVYCH, LISA J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $33,266.59 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICETTE, JANITA Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,266.33 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, MARTHA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,266.00 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, CLIFTON L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $33,265.99 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIZZI, TRACY L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $33,265.95 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSE, TINIKA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,265.44 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLES, GWENDOLYN L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,265.44 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, MICHAEL D Employer name Massena CSD Amount $33,265.41 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUT, MEGHAN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,265.31 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, VIRGINIA R Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $33,265.14 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVELO, JENNIFER A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,265.05 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IYER, JAYALAKSHMI Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $33,265.05 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, RAYMOND Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $33,264.98 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMAN, JOHN Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $33,264.93 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, NANCY L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $33,264.79 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, DAWN M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $33,264.76 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIOLA, CATHERINE Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $33,264.45 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, JOSEPH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,264.40 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, RAYMOND J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $33,264.08 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTI, DAVID F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $33,264.01 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORST, JILL D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,263.87 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADARAS, STEPHEN C Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,263.81 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, AMANDEEP Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,263.32 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, MADISYN L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,263.04 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, MICHAEL G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,262.71 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,262.58 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, JUDITH A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,262.49 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORES, DIANA M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $33,262.35 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LISA M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $33,262.27 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, NIKKIA N Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,262.04 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERSDORF, STEPHANIE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,261.94 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LAURA A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $33,261.59 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, REBECCA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,261.28 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABELL, JANET Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,261.24 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELHAMER, NANCY A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $33,261.08 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, FREDERICK E Employer name Town of Pierrepont Amount $33,261.01 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, FILIP P Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $33,260.92 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHITTINO, STEPHANIE Employer name Albany County Amount $33,260.71 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK-RUFFELL, PHYLLIS M E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,260.44 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MARGARET Employer name Onondaga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dis Amount $33,260.17 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSMAN, SARAH R Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,259.88 Date 12/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $33,259.40 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHERS, KIMBERLY S Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,259.35 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ELIZABETH G Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $33,259.32 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, SADE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,259.29 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System