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 SMITH, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $31,481.07 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOFF, DONNA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,480.80 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERERRI, THOMAS M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $31,480.40 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, LEEANN Employer name Walton CSD Amount $31,480.22 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUERS, CONNOR L Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $31,480.01 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTHEN, KENNETH, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $31,480.00 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLO, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,479.66 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM-CHARLES, CAROL E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $31,479.60 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, TARA M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $31,479.43 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ANN R Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $31,479.26 Date 05/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIE, CHRISTINE Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,479.06 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RYAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $31,478.63 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, JENNIFER M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,477.57 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, DEBBI L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $31,477.53 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JULIE M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $31,477.37 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KATHERINE M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $31,477.22 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHELLI A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $31,476.86 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, CAPRICE A Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $31,476.67 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, COREY M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $31,476.66 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, DEEPALI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,476.62 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLOTY, JESSICA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,476.41 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZEANGIN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $31,476.12 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, MATTHEW C Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $31,476.05 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAND, EDWARD J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $31,476.01 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, RICHARD M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,475.78 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, VALERIE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $31,475.57 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, THOMAS R Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $31,475.48 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CAROLYN E Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $31,475.17 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, COURTNEY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,474.75 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, ADAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,474.60 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CYNTHIA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $31,474.50 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, ANNA D Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,473.90 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, KATHLEEN R Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,473.87 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHABURSKY, LILIYA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,473.83 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIUTI, LINDA J Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $31,473.55 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLER, BRANDON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,472.98 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, JAMES G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $31,472.86 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, TINA L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $31,472.73 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BENJAMIN W Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $31,472.55 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DEBRA A Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $31,472.53 Date 04/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMA, JULIE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,472.37 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, SALVATORE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $31,472.36 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, GREGORY S Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,472.12 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, HOLLY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,472.00 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, NZINGHA Z Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,471.41 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKELMAN, ALICIA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,471.22 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, MONIQUE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,471.03 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCCO, FRANCINE R Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $31,471.00 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,470.96 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, ADAM G Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $31,470.73 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMSEY, TERRY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,470.56 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-ANDERSON, ESMIN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $31,470.40 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACELRATH, RICHARD Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,469.77 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBUSH, DANIEL W Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $31,469.75 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKIEWICZ, THADDEUS A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $31,469.64 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDANIELS, TAMMIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,468.56 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, SUSAN M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $31,468.45 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELIN, VLADIMIR H Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $31,468.44 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $31,468.39 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNORR, SANDRA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,468.11 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ALBERTO Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $31,468.07 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Greene County Amount $31,468.02 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JODI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,467.89 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYS-JONES, CANDY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $31,466.43 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHERYL L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $31,466.42 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUNAN, GEMINIANO F, JR Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $31,466.16 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLI, STEPHANIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,466.11 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, MELINDA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,465.99 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, PHILLIP D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $31,465.83 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, BONNIE J Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $31,465.19 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, KAREN M Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $31,464.99 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CANDI S Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $31,464.74 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADAMI, MARGUERITE Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,463.95 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISTE, CARLA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,463.87 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, LENA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $31,463.86 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRABASSI, JOHN A, JR Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,463.23 Date 01/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARLA, CLARA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,463.15 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINELLI, ZACKERY J A Employer name Town of Morehouse Amount $31,463.05 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRASSI, ASHLEY Employer name Albany County Amount $31,462.74 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TINA M Employer name Town of Essex Amount $31,462.30 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,462.29 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSAIN, MOHAMMAD A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,462.13 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $31,461.87 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, JOHN M, JR Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $31,461.68 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, DEVAN C Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,461.63 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ADRIANA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,461.08 Date 06/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, HELEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,461.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, EDDIE W, JR Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $31,460.92 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,460.80 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MATTHEW B Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,460.73 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAMMY M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $31,460.56 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, BECKY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,459.86 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERASIMOWICZ, MARY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $31,459.86 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERI, ULJAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,459.64 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTLE, CRYSTAL L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,459.61 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLON, JHAI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,459.43 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANCE, DEANNA J Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $31,459.22 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES E Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $31,459.20 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JANE F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,459.20 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUNTNER, TERESA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $31,459.17 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System