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 BABCOCK, CASEY L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $48,179.43 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINTON, GREGORY B Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $48,179.39 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MARK G, SR Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,179.38 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGO, ROBERT G Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,179.22 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, TIMOTHY I Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $48,179.20 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ELEANOR C Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,179.18 Date 01/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,179.00 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, NELTJE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,178.53 Date 09/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON-BROWN, MARGARITA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,178.49 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLIN, NAOMI R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,178.49 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KYLE C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $48,178.46 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISNETT, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,178.34 Date 03/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUFIELD, TIMOTHY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,178.09 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBES, RICHARD C Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,177.87 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, JANET Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $48,177.85 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNLIFFE, LISA Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $48,177.83 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI GRASSO, NICOLE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $48,177.36 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, KATHERINE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $48,176.87 Date 03/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, LINETTE L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $48,176.84 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, JULIE Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $48,176.45 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DIANE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,176.43 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, JOHN A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $48,176.22 Date 05/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, DARRYL A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,176.21 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, BRUCE W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $48,176.21 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONBERG, JOSEPHINE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,176.21 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHAM, DAVID D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $48,176.21 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARETTI, DONNA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $48,176.08 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,176.08 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, BETTE JO Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,175.81 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ANN E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $48,175.80 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SARAH A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $48,175.54 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AMBURGH, MARK R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,175.41 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID A Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,175.41 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBBLE, DANNY L, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $48,175.27 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN APPLEDORN, KATHLEEN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $48,175.22 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANDREW R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,175.14 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ODILEIA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,175.08 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, NED M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,175.05 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TERRANCE L Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $48,174.75 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, GERALD R Employer name Yates County Amount $48,174.72 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHIE, BRIDGET A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $48,174.57 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, ALTON R Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $48,174.29 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, ASHLEY A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $48,173.66 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LAURIE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,173.43 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LESLIE T Employer name Washington County Amount $48,173.32 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAIKOSKI, NANCY A Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $48,173.22 Date 10/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDON, SHANE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,173.11 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDON, JEAN MARIE Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $48,172.74 Date 12/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANDREW D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $48,172.32 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPYAR, MARY JO Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,171.96 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUTHE, W SCOTT Employer name Erie County Amount $48,171.84 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,171.65 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ENRIQUE Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,171.56 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIEMMA, AMANDA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,171.53 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFF, PATRICIA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,171.44 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, PAUL N Employer name Town of Guilford Amount $48,171.43 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNRO, MELINDA A Employer name Orange County Amount $48,171.26 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, GEORGINA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,171.24 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCEPPAQUERCIA, JOSEPH D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $48,170.87 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIESELIN, JEAN E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,170.85 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENON, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Owego Fire District Amount $48,170.76 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARK S Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $48,170.72 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYE, MILTON Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $48,170.54 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, LANETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,170.19 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-MC LEAN, SEAN M Employer name Town of Chili Amount $48,169.89 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LEONARD D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,169.55 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLIP, EARL L, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,169.13 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELHOMME SIMEON, MARIE MENCY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,169.08 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, JANET A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $48,169.08 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, RACHELLE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,168.59 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LETA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,168.44 Date 01/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEA, STACEY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,168.40 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, DARRYL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $48,168.40 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZA, JOHN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,168.26 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERVAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $48,167.96 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,167.93 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TREVOR E Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $48,167.55 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,167.46 Date 06/19/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ALLISON S, MS Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,167.34 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, TREVOR R Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $48,167.09 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LEWIS D Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $48,167.08 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, CRYSTAL G Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $48,167.02 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOGUT, MISCHA B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,166.56 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOBRE, REBECCA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,166.52 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, PAULA J Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,166.50 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, AMY C Employer name Oysterponds UFSD Amount $48,166.50 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, SUSAN Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $48,165.36 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARSHA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,165.23 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDOLPH, BRIAN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $48,165.07 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROSEAU, MARIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,164.83 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,164.77 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, JENNIFER J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $48,164.56 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYAN, STEPHAN J, II Employer name Erie County Amount $48,164.46 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNATO, SALVATORE J, IV Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $48,164.33 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVES, DONNA M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $48,164.11 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, STANLEY M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $48,163.84 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIACK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $48,163.58 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, MARGARET Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $48,163.57 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, NICOLETTE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,163.41 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMIKA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,163.13 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System