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 CUSANO, LINDA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,030.73 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUOSSO, TINA Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $33,030.50 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JAMES L Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $33,030.48 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, HELEN Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $33,030.20 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZONE, ASHLEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,029.72 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, ROBIN M Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $33,029.70 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HOFF, BRENTON T Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $33,029.68 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, CAROL L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $33,029.65 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPA, SILVIA L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $33,028.52 Date 09/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,028.51 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPLIN, DEBRA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,028.22 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELBACH, NICHOLAS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $33,027.91 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, PAMELA DENISE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $33,027.60 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SABRINA J Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $33,027.39 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBON, IMONA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,027.10 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLER, EVELYN Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,026.99 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KERRY K Employer name Education Department Amount $33,026.81 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CHERYL A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,026.77 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFTS, WILLIAM L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,026.58 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, ROSE M Employer name Broome County Amount $33,025.70 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JACOB P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $33,025.60 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALE, ANTHONY V Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $33,025.08 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSTEIN, GALE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $33,025.06 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, LYNETTE S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $33,025.01 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANMER, LEE F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $33,024.23 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAZIO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $33,024.00 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, MARIA E Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $33,024.00 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, CAROL A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $33,023.94 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUKARISHA, SEBATWARE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,023.45 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYKTOR, HEATHER L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,023.36 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $33,023.30 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, CATHERINE F Employer name Seneca County Amount $33,023.06 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZOSNYKOWSKI, ALICE F Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,022.92 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH-STEFL, ERIN G Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $33,022.41 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, SHARON M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,022.33 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, REBECCA E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $33,022.03 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULETTE, AMY E Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $33,021.88 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DA'SHELLE C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,021.45 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, MILO C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,021.24 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEDMAN, MARY E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $33,021.20 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, TERRI L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $33,020.87 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, KATHERINE L Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $33,020.16 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $33,020.05 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, KAREN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,020.00 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYSUK, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $33,020.00 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, COREY B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,019.97 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JAMES W, JR Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $33,019.82 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAS, LYNN A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $33,019.80 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD F Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $33,019.54 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RICHARD R Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $33,019.46 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPIARZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,019.33 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, JENNIFER M Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,019.00 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEGE, SUSAN C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $33,018.70 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, HOLLY A Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $33,018.45 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JULIEN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,018.32 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, JEREMY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,017.97 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOS, CONNIE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $33,017.43 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, ALYSSA L Employer name Yates County Amount $33,017.04 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DOREEN A Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $33,016.97 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JEFFREY L Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $33,016.74 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUTER, JULIANA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,016.67 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENHORST, MANDY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,016.54 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERALDINE A Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $33,016.49 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, SABRINA J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $33,016.22 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-LITTLE, PHYLICIA S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $33,016.17 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLTZ, HOLLANI D Employer name Erie County Amount $33,016.07 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGG, RODNEY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,015.93 Date 05/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCINSKAS, TADAS Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $33,015.79 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZES, TARA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $33,015.48 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, SHARON A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $33,015.27 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, STEPHANIE R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,014.53 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPE, YVONNE A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $33,014.33 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CHARLES D Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $33,013.97 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, BRYAN M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $33,013.74 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, JOHN Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,013.58 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, ELIZABETH L Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $33,013.42 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, SYLVIA I Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $33,012.66 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATMAN, CURTIS M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $33,012.10 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, WENDY S Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,011.89 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSETTE, JANICE L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,011.65 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBE, JOSH J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $33,011.52 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ROBERT F Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $33,011.28 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOOSER, LOUISE M Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $33,011.04 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, CHRISTIANNE Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $33,010.88 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPFEL, CHRISTINE E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $33,010.77 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPKA, DENISE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,010.76 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, VERONICA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,010.48 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASENBURGH, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $33,010.30 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENNAMANDRA, SURYAKANTA R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $33,010.16 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDUNIAK, STEPHEN H Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $33,010.13 Date 08/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, DWIGHT D Employer name Orange County Amount $33,010.09 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VELINA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,009.08 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, JEFFREY S Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $33,008.79 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPPENS, BRIAN M Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $33,008.56 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $33,007.97 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHAILAN, FATIMA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,007.47 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABIS, CYNTHIA L Employer name City of Troy Amount $33,007.10 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUSZKO, NICOLE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,007.00 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALKA, VIRGINIA Employer name Erie County Amount $33,006.78 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DANIEL S Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $33,006.70 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System