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 GALKA, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Albany County Amount $30,986.03 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, ERNEST E, JR Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $30,985.94 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGDOSKI, KATHRYN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,985.90 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, KARIN Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $30,985.78 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, CANDACE M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,985.50 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, AMY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,985.44 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VALESKA K Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $30,985.28 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMKA, MELISSA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,985.20 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, COURTNEY Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,984.79 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANY, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,984.23 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINE, MAXIMINA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $30,983.82 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCKS, STEPHEN M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $30,983.39 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KENNY P Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $30,983.38 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALPEZZI, LAURIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,982.68 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSWING, ZACHARY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,982.67 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, NICHOLAS D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,982.66 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINAYA, ORQUIDEA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,982.14 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGGEO, CHRISTINE Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,982.13 Date 11/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, MADELINE E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,981.83 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, DEBORAH L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,981.83 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, SUSAN K Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $30,981.79 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLAND, WILLIAM G, III Employer name Town of Southold Amount $30,981.62 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, REX D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,981.47 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, JOYCE A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,981.47 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYLE, BONNIE L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,981.38 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, JOSEPH V, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,981.33 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, JEAN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,981.30 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, MARJORIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,980.83 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LINDSEY C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,980.54 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK, KEVIN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,980.46 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, RONALD S Employer name Piseco Common Sd Amount $30,980.30 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASH, ANQUINETTE M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,980.13 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, ISABEL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,980.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, PATTI A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $30,979.83 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HEATHER J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $30,979.75 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, JUDY A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $30,979.75 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMROZ, JEAN K Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $30,979.67 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRVENT, WENDY M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $30,979.19 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, MICHAEL J, II Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $30,978.96 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RUBY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,978.89 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSQYLI, AGRON Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,978.74 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, KELLY A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,978.72 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, PASLO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,978.45 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, JOSHUA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,977.89 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBY, STEVEN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,977.80 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, JENNIE H Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $30,977.48 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PETER M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $30,977.42 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MATIAS A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,977.40 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, ALEXIS R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,977.36 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBSARA, CAROL A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $30,977.23 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, ELLEN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,976.50 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,975.64 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, DEAN S Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $30,975.38 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOUT, MIKAL J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,975.25 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, ROBERT Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,975.06 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRLICH, CATHY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,974.86 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, AMY M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $30,974.66 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIM, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,974.10 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, THORIN G Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $30,974.08 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKNIGHT, MATTHEW K Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,974.03 Date 11/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SABRINA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,973.94 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, VANESA K Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $30,973.81 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $30,973.49 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSCOE, SHIROL Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,973.48 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISELY, AMY M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $30,973.40 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDO, KATHLEEN N Employer name City of Oneida Amount $30,972.74 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, JULIE S Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $30,972.73 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, LINDA A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,972.70 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, WENDE L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $30,972.56 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTINA Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $30,972.37 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENICE, WILLIAM F Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $30,972.33 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, JOHN B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $30,972.18 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BEAU Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,971.84 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARINI, JEAN A Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $30,971.84 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MELISSA R Employer name Greene County Amount $30,971.37 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, POLLY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,971.02 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, JEANMARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,971.00 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIN, AMANDA J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,971.00 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEL, MARILENA T Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $30,970.97 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNEND, VICKI D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $30,970.53 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCH, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,970.36 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELUREY, PAMELA A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $30,970.33 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KIRSTEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,970.10 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOOD, GIBRIAN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,969.94 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICCHELLE L Employer name Education Department Amount $30,969.89 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIAM L, III Employer name Seneca County Amount $30,969.89 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, STEVEN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,969.73 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, MARLENE A Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $30,969.59 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LYNDA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,969.41 Date 05/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, VANESSA J Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $30,969.28 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, MICHELE L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,969.08 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEND, BONITA L Employer name Woodward Memorial Library Amount $30,968.48 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGRIS, JEANE S Employer name Erie County Amount $30,968.06 Date 08/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZYK, BRANDY L Employer name Erie County Amount $30,968.04 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NANCY L Employer name Erie County Amount $30,968.04 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, MARCIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,968.02 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAROS, MARCIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $30,968.01 Date 05/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEL, COLLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,968.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHARON M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,967.60 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $30,967.38 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System