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 DEVLIN, ROBERT M Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $28,271.65 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLBE, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,271.17 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLE, CORINNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,271.12 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERONICA E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $28,270.71 Date 05/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALI, BRENTLEY Employer name Erie County Amount $28,270.46 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LEIANNE M Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $28,269.97 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, KRISTI A Employer name Town of Dix Amount $28,269.88 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DAVID J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,269.72 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, KAREN D Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $28,269.61 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANTI, JOHN R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,269.51 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTAL, JAYANTHI D Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,269.37 Date 03/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMLAGE, JOSHUA F Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $28,269.26 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEYBOTH, ASHLEY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,269.16 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCHEY, HELEN Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $28,269.08 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, EUGENE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,268.99 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHAJLOVICH, BETH ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,268.63 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOYCE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,268.35 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USCHOLD, JAMES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,267.79 Date 06/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBIAULT, KATHRYN A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $28,267.69 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SON, HAEIN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,267.20 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JAMIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,266.59 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTAK, AUSTIN M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $28,266.54 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, CRAIG M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,266.37 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFORD, KATHRYN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,266.36 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CLARICE J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $28,266.26 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, PATRICIA A Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $28,266.06 Date 06/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOSINIS, PATRICIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,265.97 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, CATHY Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,265.48 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, SHARON Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $28,265.39 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, BERNADINE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $28,265.38 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, MARJORIE E Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $28,264.61 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LATANGIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,264.45 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE-LOPEZ, KIMBERLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,264.14 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, AMANDA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,263.60 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, RICHARD C Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,263.38 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, MARIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,263.34 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGA, TRACY LYNN Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $28,263.33 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOSZOREK, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,263.29 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, FRANK J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $28,263.24 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTTAGE-ROBER, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $28,263.19 Date 01/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,263.05 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, CAROL Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $28,262.81 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, DAWN M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $28,262.70 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTIE, JACQUELINE N Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $28,262.56 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, VALERIE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,262.50 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SHEILA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,262.48 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, TERRY L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,262.17 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPPENBECK, KIMBERLY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,262.07 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, JOE Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,261.85 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, MARY LOUISE Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $28,261.82 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERSTOCK, MARTIAL F Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $28,261.64 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, AMANDA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,261.52 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, ITA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,261.41 Date 10/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASULO, NIKO W Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $28,261.39 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SHAWN Employer name Albany County Amount $28,260.95 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGRESLEY, ARTHUR J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $28,260.67 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DONALD V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,260.42 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAM, JUNYOUL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $28,260.42 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNODGRASS, MARY A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,260.40 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOCK, DENISE D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $28,260.25 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDTS, LORRAINE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,260.08 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, XYRICKA B Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,260.03 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DENISE M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $28,259.95 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MONTGOMERY J Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $28,259.87 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGLARZ, ALEX J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,259.73 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, ROGER M Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,259.70 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, MICHELE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,259.43 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELLA, DIANA L Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $28,259.11 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORZ, LINDA E Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $28,259.00 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, MICHAEL D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $28,258.75 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLINS, JANET M Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $28,258.60 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENF, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,258.44 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, BETTY A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $28,258.30 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, DAVID A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,257.76 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, JOSHUA S Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $28,257.69 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, SUSAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,257.64 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, HOPE A Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $28,257.52 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTTER, ROBERT T Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $28,257.51 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBASCIO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,257.40 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, JAMES R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,257.20 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MAUREEN A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $28,256.39 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $28,255.82 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRA, THOMAS A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,255.66 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRESTHA, SHANTA K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,255.58 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDESMA, AMARILIS A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $28,255.49 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZER, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,255.19 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, NANCY L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $28,255.07 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAU, AMANDA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,254.86 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JO ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,254.50 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MAKEDA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $28,254.36 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, JEFFREY C Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $28,253.75 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERINS, TONYA Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $28,253.36 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, MARY ANN Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,252.78 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESANTO, MARIA Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $28,252.64 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, KRISTA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,252.40 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, MERRILL F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,252.38 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, NICOLE A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $28,251.45 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, STEVEN T Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $28,251.35 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATOE, TYRONE S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $28,251.30 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,251.04 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System