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 RUDINSKI, BARBARA Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $28,669.53 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,669.37 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBER, CHELSEA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $28,669.36 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA-BARCA, REBEKAH A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,669.34 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, RICHARD M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,668.69 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMBS, GABRIELA R Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $28,668.61 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAFA, APRIL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,668.56 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBACK, JOHN M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $28,668.43 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ELIZABETH J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $28,668.37 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LE'STARR B Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,668.24 Date 11/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDEE, LISA R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,668.23 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, KASEY Employer name Saratoga County Amount $28,667.80 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAGNA, STEPHEN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $28,667.60 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OERTLY, LAURA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,667.60 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, MADELINE Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $28,667.37 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERROSA, ENA V Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,667.02 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULHOFF, TUCKER R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,666.66 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MAUREEN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,666.66 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, SARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,666.65 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXEY, BRIAN R Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $28,666.44 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HASSEL, JEANNE M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $28,665.40 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACCONE, NICHOLAS P Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $28,665.38 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARACE, COURTNEY L Employer name Orange County Amount $28,665.19 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, FRANCIS J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $28,665.00 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TAMIKA S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,664.97 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, LOUIS E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,664.89 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, SHEILA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $28,664.70 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SEAVER P Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $28,664.68 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, DEBORA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,664.48 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, XUAN C Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $28,664.43 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, KAILA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,664.29 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ROY G, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,664.24 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, FRAN R Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $28,664.14 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRE, ADAM C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $28,664.11 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBRYSKI, VICKI M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $28,663.74 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, MIRANDA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $28,663.71 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITUCCI, DONNA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $28,663.11 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, RICHARD G Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $28,662.90 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NYSE, DANIEL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,662.49 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JUSTIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,662.46 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA-SEBZDA, CARMEN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,662.29 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORZELSKI, WOJCIECH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,662.20 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMBERG, LEAH R Employer name Town of Jefferson Amount $28,662.04 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, DEBORAH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,661.87 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, KENZA I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $28,661.77 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAKE W Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $28,661.56 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, NICOLE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,661.15 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, FRANCINE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,660.65 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMEAD, EUSTACE A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,660.55 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMA, GRANT E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,660.18 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ANDREW T Employer name Town of Wheeler Amount $28,659.87 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, ANN M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,659.82 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MARLENE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $28,659.66 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINZEVIALLI, FRANK J Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $28,659.51 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, HARRY D Employer name Milford CSD Amount $28,659.21 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLEY, CLAIRE E Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $28,659.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EMILY A Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $28,659.00 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTEMEYER, AMANDA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,658.82 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, BARRINGTON S Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $28,658.72 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMPLER, WANDA S Employer name Erie County Amount $28,658.27 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MACHENKA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,657.83 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHERELL, WILLIAM C Employer name Cortland County Amount $28,657.55 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ROBIN E Employer name Peru CSD Amount $28,657.33 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HEATHER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,657.21 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASS, DEAN R Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $28,657.14 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, TRACI R Employer name Town of Shelby Amount $28,656.97 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SURIYA L Employer name Albany County Amount $28,656.55 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHAUER, BRIAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,656.47 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENBURG, LINDSAY B Employer name Erie County Amount $28,656.28 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETZ, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $28,656.27 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, NORINE E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,655.95 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CODY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,655.55 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGEMAN, JO-ANN T Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $28,655.51 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, JONATHAN A Employer name Town of Howard Amount $28,655.22 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBASS, JOSEPH D, II Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $28,655.03 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, PAUL B Employer name City of Utica Amount $28,654.56 Date 01/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, QUAHNA R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,654.54 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANC, JACI J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,654.36 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVENTURE, EILEEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,654.20 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARIMBOLI, JANESSA M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $28,654.09 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHAEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,653.95 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVEMEYER-KING, GENEVIEVE F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $28,653.89 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, MARIE J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,653.74 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDO, ADAM E Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $28,653.38 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JESSICA N Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,653.04 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KRISTEN M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $28,653.02 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYCO-MILLER, JOANNE B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,652.98 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SUSAN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,652.88 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ANDREW D Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,652.46 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SARAH E Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,652.37 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CAROL A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $28,651.99 Date 06/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSEN, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,651.54 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, KELSIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,651.53 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADINOLFI, KRISTINE I Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,651.43 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, CYNTHIA Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $28,651.26 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA-FAIRMAN, BARBRA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,651.20 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSOWSKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,651.13 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, STEPHEN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,650.90 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ANDREW M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $28,650.87 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, CYNTHIA ANN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,650.63 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System