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 SOLONINKA, ZACHARY D Employer name Broome County Amount $32,261.40 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, SHERRY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,261.13 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLINGER, TRACEY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $32,261.12 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEITZ, JOSHUA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,261.06 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINIZIO, JOAN L Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $32,261.01 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, LORA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,260.87 Date 08/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KERRI R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,260.60 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, CINDY L Employer name Fulton County Amount $32,260.60 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, BETHANN Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $32,260.02 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJO, BETTE-JO Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,259.93 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTISON, NICOLE C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,259.85 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, AZRA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.84 Date 02/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, JOANN B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.84 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRENDA L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $32,259.77 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTH, ALLISON L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $32,259.61 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KATHLEEN H Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $32,259.60 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZEC-GAC, SUZANNE J Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $32,259.23 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, BILLIE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.04 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRAKAKIS, POTOULA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.04 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMP, DEBORAH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.04 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDOTA, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.04 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNABENE, RITA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,259.04 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBURGER, MICHAEL B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,258.84 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, NICHOLAS J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $32,258.83 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, STEVEN R Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $32,258.34 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOW, DELENE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,258.24 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGE, LINDA Employer name Albany County Amount $32,257.95 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, CYNTHIA D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $32,257.33 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, THOMAS L Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $32,257.24 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $32,257.22 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEY, ANNE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,256.94 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, KAREN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,256.89 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKUL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $32,256.71 Date 09/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, TAMMY I Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $32,256.50 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CATHY L Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $32,256.49 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOSEPH T Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $32,256.25 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHENY, JESSE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,255.91 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTIN, DAVID A Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,255.56 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, RAYMOND H Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $32,254.21 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACCO, MICHELE L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $32,254.12 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, WESLEY L, JR Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $32,253.83 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIANNI, GINA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,253.81 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DANNY J Employer name Holley CSD Amount $32,253.72 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $32,253.38 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAY, THOMAS E Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,252.35 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, KAREN A Employer name Village of Holley Amount $32,251.93 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGER, DENISE Employer name Education Department Amount $32,251.85 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALI, HARPREET Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,251.81 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAY, RHONDA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,251.45 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTRELL, MONICA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,251.38 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, ROBERT A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,251.32 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSBY, JESSYCA J Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $32,251.12 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADENS, MARY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $32,251.03 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ARTHUR M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $32,251.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABANO, MERLE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $32,250.51 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, NATALIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,250.48 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, PARAG J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $32,250.10 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, DAVID J Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $32,250.07 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TIFFANY C Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,250.01 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, BARBARA Employer name Education Department Amount $32,250.01 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN TERRONES, EDUARDO L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,250.01 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACOCK MC LEAN, MARTISHA T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,250.01 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVIDSSON, DONNA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,250.01 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATZ, HOWARD W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $32,250.01 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHIOR, GEMALIA D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $32,250.01 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, LYNZEE T Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $32,250.01 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO, ALPHINA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,250.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, HELEN R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $32,249.93 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATICO, DANIEL L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $32,249.82 Date 07/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKMAN, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $32,249.29 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,249.28 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BONNIE B Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $32,249.10 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALESKI, CAITLIN M Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $32,248.84 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, APRIL J Employer name Washington County Amount $32,248.82 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASI, JOSEPH P Employer name Erie County Amount $32,248.81 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, TINA M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $32,248.74 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, RODNEY E Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,248.35 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREPS, LINDA J Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $32,248.25 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVERETT, NANCY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,247.86 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, KRISTEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $32,247.72 Date 10/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONA, MEGHAN T Employer name Erie County Amount $32,247.71 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Amount $32,247.70 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINIEC, GAIL E Employer name Erie County Amount $32,247.70 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, TAYLOR L Employer name Erie County Amount $32,247.38 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREA, YAUMIRY C Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $32,247.36 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCULA, BRADLEY R Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $32,247.22 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,247.13 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,247.09 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, HEATHER M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,247.07 Date 12/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUNSHELL, CRYSTAL N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,246.91 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, TARA B Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $32,246.91 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TAMARA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,246.53 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, LEO J Employer name Town of Petersburgh Amount $32,246.53 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, HOLLY N Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $32,246.18 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,246.12 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, JULIE C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $32,246.04 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEUCHENKO, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,245.82 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DAVID F Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $32,245.69 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $32,245.59 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLADYCHACK, OKSANA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $32,245.05 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System