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 IMPERATI, KIM L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $31,827.78 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, RUDDY Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $31,827.29 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JESSICA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,827.20 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZUCEK, KRISTA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,827.10 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, CINDY C Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $31,827.00 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELTMANN, IRENE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,826.86 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,826.72 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, AMIE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $31,826.65 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COMBE, PHILIP M Employer name Department of State Amount $31,826.37 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZARELLA, MICHAEL C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,825.96 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICENO, ANNA Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $31,825.91 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORDEN, BRIAN S Employer name Essex County Amount $31,825.82 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, EDGAR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,825.71 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLENSCHLAGER, AMY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,825.67 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WEENEY, IAN T Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,825.59 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLEE, MARCIA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,825.51 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,825.44 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDSCHOOT, CELESTE D Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $31,825.02 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSELLA-KEANE, LINDA F Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $31,824.74 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOHANNA Y Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,824.71 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIDANO, JOANNE M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $31,824.63 Date 09/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, KATHLEEN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,824.24 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, TERRELLE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,824.02 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, SALONI V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,823.10 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RALPH B, III Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,822.88 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGWER, CARLA J Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $31,822.54 Date 02/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ALLISON Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $31,822.50 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLURSCHUTZ, CYNTHIA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $31,822.25 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANARO, GERALD C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,822.16 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON-CORNEBY, CAMILLE D Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,822.06 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, JOAH W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,822.02 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNK, MICHAEL J Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $31,822.00 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONIA, ANNE M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $31,821.58 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLICK, DHANASRI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,821.10 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMINSKI, BRIAN R Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $31,821.09 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, NOAH L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $31,820.94 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEK, DAVID A Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $31,820.84 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, JUDITH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,820.72 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BRADEN J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $31,820.65 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, QUINTEZ J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,820.48 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALKOWSKI, JILL A Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,820.12 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, JOHN E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,820.04 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILEBEIN, ETHAN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,819.50 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, JOSEPH W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,819.42 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, WANDA L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $31,819.40 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANBURGH, AMBER J Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $31,819.40 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUPE, TAYLOR M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,819.32 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEISEN, NICOLE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,819.22 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMOJO-SAVARD, AYUMI Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,819.17 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNDERBURK, ADRIENNE L Employer name Erie County Amount $31,818.82 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOJACONO, FRANCINE E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $31,818.60 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, JESSE P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,818.26 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEN, JAMES J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,818.26 Date 05/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Austerlitz Amount $31,817.99 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHBEIN, LINDA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,817.45 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, VILMA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,817.43 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGER, CAROL A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $31,817.37 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, CINDY B Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $31,817.36 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, BETHANY C Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $31,817.28 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SUSAN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,817.23 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, WILLIAM K Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $31,817.20 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEFFLER, SUSAN R Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $31,816.94 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, TAUREAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,816.60 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUIZ, MARINA E Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $31,816.60 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMBER, JOSHUA P Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,816.58 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, NICHOLAS A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,816.58 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, HENRY A, JR Employer name Town of Wirt Amount $31,816.53 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCKBOWER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Orange County Amount $31,816.36 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUTNER, WILLIAM E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,816.32 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, ROBIN E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $31,816.20 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $31,815.59 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $31,815.59 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $31,815.58 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, STACIE R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $31,815.56 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPONT, CYNTHIA E Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $31,815.19 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARS, DOUGLAS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,815.14 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JAMES A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $31,815.13 Date 09/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPERCZAK, JARED J Employer name City of Corning Amount $31,814.93 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARO, LISA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,814.46 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, DEBRA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,813.88 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUHN, KATHLEEN J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $31,813.86 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTTER, TAMMY L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $31,813.84 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, JAIMIE L Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $31,813.71 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, DAMITA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,813.48 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD BESHEONE, LAURIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,812.96 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, SUSANNE J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $31,812.89 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGIURI, KATHERINE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $31,812.82 Date 07/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, TRACEY A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,812.72 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, KIMBERLY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,812.57 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HASSEL, ABRAM B Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $31,812.48 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, ROLAND V Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $31,812.47 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRO, KAREN J Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $31,812.32 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, COLEEN M Employer name Broome County Amount $31,812.27 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRY J Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $31,812.09 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DANIEL R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,812.02 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JILL P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,811.84 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DONNA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $31,811.78 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTEN, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $31,811.52 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, MARIANNE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $31,810.95 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, ROY B Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $31,810.36 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System