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 PABON, LOREZ Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $32,174.96 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANERI, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $32,174.93 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, IAN M Employer name Town of Vernon Amount $32,174.60 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,173.26 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, CINDY L Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $32,173.07 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DANIEL T Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $32,172.89 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERMAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $32,172.85 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICE, TRAVIS R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $32,172.22 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, BREE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,172.22 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WANDA I Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $32,171.94 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HAROLD C, III Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $32,171.92 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, ASHLEY L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $32,170.95 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LORETTA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,170.62 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSMAN, ALICE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,170.57 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MICHAEL W Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $32,170.45 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLER, LOIS Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,170.34 Date 07/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JILL M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $32,169.58 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESEMER, IDA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,169.51 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEZAJ, LINDA S Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $32,169.42 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONO, JAYME M Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,169.27 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOSEPH G Employer name North Country Library System Amount $32,168.84 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JEREMY S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $32,168.70 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, AMY S Employer name Woodstock Fire District Amount $32,168.51 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEK, GEORGE P Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $32,168.25 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPENA, GAIL E Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $32,168.25 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JASON M Employer name Warren County Amount $32,167.82 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, CARLYN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $32,167.23 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORN, LAURA M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $32,167.07 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $32,167.01 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, IVELIZ Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,166.81 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSLEY, DAVID L, JR Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $32,166.53 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, LISA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $32,166.35 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECK, JOHN F Employer name Warren County Amount $32,166.16 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACH, WAYNE A Employer name Greene County Amount $32,166.08 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RANDY S Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,166.05 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHM, LAURA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $32,165.95 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBLYNN, ALYSHA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,165.82 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORETTI, CYNTHIA L Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,165.80 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMBO, LIBERTAD S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $32,164.76 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRADY, AIMEE F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,164.51 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, LEEANNE R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $32,164.29 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFANGER, JONATHAN D Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $32,164.03 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JAMES H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,163.90 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGALIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,163.77 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FERRERA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,163.62 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALONDE, BRENT C Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $32,163.50 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Town of Chester Amount $32,163.38 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, DALLIS C, JR Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $32,162.90 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINHOLD, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $32,162.71 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, NICOLE E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $32,162.61 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIEU, LISSA E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,162.47 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NIERNEY, WILLIAM T Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,162.20 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCUS-JIGGETTS, CAROLYN Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $32,161.91 Date 03/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSLI, NADINE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $32,161.39 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ALEXANDRIA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,161.26 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, CHRISTINE S Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $32,160.86 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIESEL, BRADLEE S Employer name Albion CSD Amount $32,160.83 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, KENNETH E Employer name Erie County Amount $32,160.63 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOT, ROMANA T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,160.21 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONIAN, JOHN M Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $32,159.94 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBOLIA, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $32,159.94 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MARK S Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,159.59 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHASSE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,159.57 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTS, LASTENIA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,158.11 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, AMBER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,157.96 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROL, JACQUE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $32,157.46 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMINA, MARIA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,157.11 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $32,156.83 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMUS, FIONA P Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $32,156.83 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPEN, TAMMY E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $32,156.83 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWELL, STEVEN C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $32,156.67 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEERE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $32,156.61 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VULLO, DIANA G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,156.38 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARDIER, REBECCA L Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $32,156.22 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, CATHERINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,155.64 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, JUSTIN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,155.58 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT DENIS, ANGELLA J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $32,155.40 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BARBARA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,155.33 Date 07/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JESSICA A Employer name Herkimer Housing Authority Amount $32,155.27 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, DONNA A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $32,154.75 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAERTNER, SUSAN L Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $32,154.72 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTH, JOSEPH J, III Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,154.67 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHELSI E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $32,154.50 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JOSEPH J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $32,154.41 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $32,154.05 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH-CRUMP, OSSIE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,154.00 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, SUSAN A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $32,153.37 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSCH, TANYA T Employer name Rockland County Amount $32,153.26 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, SANDRA J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $32,153.24 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ARLENE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,153.11 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MADELLINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,152.98 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANTHONY L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $32,152.64 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ABREU, ANWAR G Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $32,152.64 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, YVONNE D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $32,152.64 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSOSKI, KAREN E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $32,152.43 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JOSEPH Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $32,152.40 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZMA, MAUREEN T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,152.25 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, AMY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,152.18 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEANT, JENNIFER S Employer name Town of Avon Amount $32,152.01 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SORLEY, SHARON A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $32,151.83 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System