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 PAIGE, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Black River Amount $31,194.41 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUSER, NANCY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,194.39 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, SEAN P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,194.39 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, KELSEY E Employer name Washington County Amount $31,194.23 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANA, VALERIE D Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $31,194.22 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, DERRICK E Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,194.14 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORD, BRITTANY Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,193.54 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LEAH D Employer name Town of Massena Amount $31,193.51 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, JEREMY J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $31,193.39 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARY-ELLEN R Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $31,193.26 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ALONZO C, III Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $31,193.26 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON-BAEZ, ENILDA Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,193.07 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, KELLY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,192.95 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODEN, TRICIA L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,192.79 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-RIVERA, SARAI Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,192.58 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN STEENBURG, VICTOR A Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $31,192.48 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, MICHELE A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,192.40 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, MARSHA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $31,192.15 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,192.01 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADORI, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $31,191.93 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, JASON R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $31,191.32 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, MARY A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $31,191.16 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, MARLENE D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $31,190.81 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, LISA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $31,190.68 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, TIFFANY E Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $31,190.61 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KELLY A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $31,190.38 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARA, LORRAINE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $31,190.33 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,190.10 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SUSAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,190.04 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISENHART, NANCY A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $31,189.96 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, SONDRA L Employer name Warren County Amount $31,189.18 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMONDS, FELECIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,189.11 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHODA, MARY R Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $31,188.56 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, BENJAMIN G Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $31,188.25 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLIN, LUCMA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,188.16 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Corning Amount $31,188.11 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHADO, MARINA Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $31,187.96 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DENEEN E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $31,187.94 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEJKA, MICHELLE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,187.73 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMANS, GERRY F Employer name Homer CSD Amount $31,187.14 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SARAH E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,187.04 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VISCONTE, JESSICA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,186.96 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAR, JULIE A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $31,186.94 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOME, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $31,186.59 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROCK, SUSAN L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,186.52 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADGU, WEYNI F Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,186.51 Date 12/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, FARRELL P Employer name Village of Speculator Amount $31,186.27 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJO, KATE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,186.25 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Homer Amount $31,185.77 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GIACCO, LOUIS P Employer name Albany County Amount $31,185.59 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,185.30 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, PENELOPE E Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $31,184.83 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASCUP, SUSAN A Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,184.37 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERO, KARINA J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $31,184.14 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, CARMEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,184.00 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, NADINE F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,183.68 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, LARRY D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,182.94 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELI, ERIK R P Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $31,182.13 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGADAMO, STELLA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $31,181.79 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JOSEPH P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,180.95 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KHALILAH Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $31,180.94 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, ESTHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $31,180.87 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUZA, DAWN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $31,180.87 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, KELLY A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $31,180.87 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, JULIE A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $31,180.87 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, NANCY R Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $31,180.87 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAU, ELIZABETH H Employer name Department of State Amount $31,180.87 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, LAURA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,180.87 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, KARIN G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,180.87 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDON, CRAIG D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $31,180.87 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, RICHARD Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $31,180.87 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZMAN, JORDAN S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $31,180.74 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLISPIE, DONNA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $31,180.70 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,179.98 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, JON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,179.81 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCADA, ARIEL C Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $31,179.66 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, QIU HUA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,179.57 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, LISA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $31,179.46 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSTER, JONATHAN P Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $31,178.96 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AMINA S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $31,178.50 Date 12/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINA, MARIEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $31,178.23 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, DAVID J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $31,177.71 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADILL, ANGELA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $31,177.21 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, LINDA M Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $31,176.96 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDLING, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $31,176.50 Date 01/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MARGO J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $31,176.50 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNES, CATHERINE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $31,176.48 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, BARBARA A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $31,176.42 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, YUSOF N Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,176.10 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, ANTHONY J Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $31,175.52 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEERENS, NANCY A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $31,175.29 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANGELICA Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,175.18 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARON, LLOYD M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $31,174.34 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JEANENNE D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $31,174.15 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LISA M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,174.03 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JUDITH A Employer name Madison County Amount $31,173.75 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, CHRIS D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,173.20 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, DANIELLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,172.76 Date 08/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, CARRIE M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $31,172.08 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, GERALD T Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $31,172.04 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System