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 JOHNSON, ASHLEY T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,003.89 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SHANNON V Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $30,003.78 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, KADIJA S Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $30,002.84 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBBS, JEFFERY P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,002.69 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASTROW, JOEL P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,002.25 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, MARY C Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $30,002.06 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, MARGARET Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,001.96 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUVELLE, ALEXIS Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,000.59 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHEWKA, RODNEY M Employer name Village of Owego Amount $30,000.11 Date 03/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, KEVIN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,000.10 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNABI, JACQUELINE Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $30,000.10 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARILYN R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $30,000.10 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, ELLEN N Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $30,000.10 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNIS, NANCY Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $30,000.10 Date 12/08/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITI, ROBERT T Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $30,000.10 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, JOHN P, JR Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $30,000.10 Date 04/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $30,000.10 Date 05/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLINSKY, ALAN Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $30,000.10 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSER, STEVEN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,000.00 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, GREGORY H Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $30,000.00 Date 12/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $30,000.00 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGAULT, LARRY R Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $30,000.00 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPP, CHRIS G Employer name Village of Alden Amount $30,000.00 Date 04/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, CARLOS R Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $29,999.97 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, TIMOTHY B Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $29,999.97 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, LINDA M Employer name Town of Salina Amount $29,999.96 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, TRACIE JO Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $29,999.80 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DAWN M Employer name Washington County Amount $29,999.69 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $29,999.47 Date 02/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, KELLI A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $29,998.82 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAYLA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $29,998.76 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, MELISSA J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $29,998.55 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, NANCY E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,998.26 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBERIO, ROGER J, JR Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,998.25 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGEL, ELOISE L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,998.17 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDONI, MELISSA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,997.81 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WALTER A Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $29,997.81 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CLURG, MARCEL P Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $29,997.78 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFIN, ZACKARY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,997.70 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JENNIFER A Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $29,997.37 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZENBERGER, SHERRIE E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $29,996.70 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MATTHEW T Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $29,996.62 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, TIFFANY A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $29,996.35 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KIEOLA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,996.13 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILMSER, KELLY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,995.86 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, COURTNEY L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $29,995.84 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SHAMIYA M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $29,995.61 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKMAN, NOREEN M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $29,994.67 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, JUSTIN L Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $29,994.12 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, EMILY Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,994.05 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, DEBRA A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $29,993.93 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, JUDITH R Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $29,993.45 Date 08/31/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKLEMBA, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Town of Union Amount $29,993.15 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $29,993.03 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHYAP, VIDYA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,992.63 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MARY L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $29,992.63 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GARRETT L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,992.52 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUM, YVONNE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,992.13 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, JOANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $29,991.92 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, GEORGE R Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $29,991.87 Date 02/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOQUE, SHAMIMA Y Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $29,991.85 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSEEF, MARY S Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $29,991.48 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSCH, ASHLEY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,991.19 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, SUSAN M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $29,990.59 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, REGINA Employer name Suffolk Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $29,990.52 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHINIKA T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $29,990.01 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $29,989.79 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGAY, TONI A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $29,989.78 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKSON, ANASTASIA K Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,989.71 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ADAM T Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $29,989.05 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PRISCILLA L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $29,988.59 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,988.17 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, REBEKAH Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $29,987.97 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARNOT, DAVID Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,987.89 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATH, RANDALL D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $29,987.72 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, DARLENE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,987.58 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTHAGE, ASHLEY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $29,987.18 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, EDWARD L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,985.89 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, STEPHEN D Employer name Erie County Amount $29,985.63 Date 08/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,985.33 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULY, JEFFREY R, SR Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $29,985.09 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBASI, KHAWLA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,984.94 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, SEAN O Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $29,984.58 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLEY, NANCY M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $29,984.36 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVIA, RYAN M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $29,984.30 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, TERESA L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $29,984.20 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NYDIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,984.07 Date 04/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDA, BROOK K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $29,983.99 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DANIEL B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $29,983.98 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, RITA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $29,983.92 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONY, TINJU Employer name Albany County Amount $29,983.74 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, ROBERT J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $29,983.73 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, ELIZABETH T Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $29,983.66 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKTER, MARIE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,983.59 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, JOANNE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,983.20 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, CHANDICE L Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $29,982.86 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, ANDREW Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $29,982.58 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, LORIANN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $29,982.53 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, JOYCE A Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $29,982.51 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOHNNY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,982.05 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System