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 SPAULDING, LIZA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,061.12 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $27,061.07 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTARES, JEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,061.04 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAC, PAUL Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,060.91 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, INGRID R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,060.68 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,060.44 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUANNAVONG, SOUKSAVANH A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $27,060.24 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE-GRIDLEY, KIM M Employer name Town of Spafford Amount $27,060.00 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSELBECK, DARLENE S Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $27,059.55 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOECKNER, RORY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,059.34 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLIWIEC, RANDY L Employer name Education Department Amount $27,059.12 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, STACEY L Employer name Town of Minisink Amount $27,059.01 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT E Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $27,058.99 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLA, SUSAN A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $27,058.98 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBMEIER, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $27,058.47 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUF, KHANDAKER M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $27,058.17 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVOLO, GAYLE E Employer name Greene County Amount $27,057.81 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, VICKIE L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $27,057.75 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, BRIAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $27,057.66 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JOHN F Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $27,057.56 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, PATRICIA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,057.24 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVELLI, DONNA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,056.57 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCH, SARA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,055.45 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEHR, ANTHONY P Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $27,055.25 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $27,055.00 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, VERNAY E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $27,054.84 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPEN, CATHERINE M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $27,054.80 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, MICKAELA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,053.79 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ALICIA M Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $27,053.45 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Camillus Amount $27,053.26 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAVERDE, JULIO C Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $27,052.71 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMES E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $27,052.65 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, DELLISA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $27,052.62 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, WILLIAM A Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $27,051.80 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,051.63 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, LINDA Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $27,051.55 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ANN E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,051.55 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, MARY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,051.39 Date 11/06/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, CANDICE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,051.33 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, MARIA Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $27,051.30 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JANICE H Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $27,050.98 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGATUSO, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $27,049.99 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOY, JAMES H Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $27,049.71 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO-MOODY, TARA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,049.70 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, EILEEN Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $27,049.70 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVAIN, NIXON Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $27,049.67 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSONT, JAMIE J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $27,049.62 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI, FELICIA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $27,049.47 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEEB, ELIZABETH A Employer name Ulster County Amount $27,049.07 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, ANDREA K Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,049.07 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHE, DAPHNEE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $27,048.86 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINNER, JENNIFER A Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,048.85 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICCHIA, SALVATORE R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,048.72 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ORISSA L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $27,048.68 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERS, SUSAN Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $27,048.29 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, HENRY Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $27,047.67 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, JENNIFER N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,047.38 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, RAYCHEL A Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,047.13 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFF, BRANDON T Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $27,046.94 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SAMANTHA R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,046.62 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, LISA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,046.47 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEW, BRIAN L, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,046.25 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ELSYDA L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $27,046.21 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGER, LISA M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $27,046.13 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, JASON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,046.01 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAMES, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $27,045.91 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, MICHAEL L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,045.72 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SUSAN H Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,045.22 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, SANDRA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,045.15 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, TIFFANY L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $27,045.12 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIELECHA, KAREN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,044.88 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $27,044.66 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SHAWN M Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $27,044.62 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHANT, HAROLD J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,044.56 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEFAVE, DEBRA Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $27,044.10 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Broome County Amount $27,043.90 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARI, PATRICIA P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,043.83 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, TOMAS Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $27,043.72 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTON, BRENDA L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $27,043.24 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REY, PATRICIA A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $27,042.45 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JUSTIN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,042.27 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, GEORGE W Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $27,042.14 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, AMERICA B Employer name Education Department Amount $27,041.97 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNIE, SONJA W Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,041.96 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, JESSICA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $27,041.90 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAEFFLER, ANDREW L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $27,041.83 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, THERESA C Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $27,041.72 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRIELLA, LORI A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $27,041.19 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MELONY L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $27,041.03 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESKY, LINDA J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $27,040.85 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERRY, DARIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,040.83 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $27,040.73 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Hagaman Amount $27,040.00 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOMARSINI, NICOLETTE I Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $27,039.26 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALADINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,038.91 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLEN, DILENY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,038.78 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, DANIEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,038.55 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LORRAINE S Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $27,038.40 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $27,038.33 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBERA, COLLEEN M Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $27,038.31 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System