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 BERGERE, GUY R Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $44,201.46 Date 02/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, MARJORIE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $44,201.46 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, MARION ZENOBIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODNICK, DUANE DOMINIC Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANSBY, JANIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOBBS, PATRICIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEL, BARBARA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHEE-VICKERS, REBECCA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGUARDI, GARY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEVORAH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, PATRICIA R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LOUVINIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, KARYN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGUERO, EVETTE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SONIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ONEITA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,201.46 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREESE, ORIEL IONIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, NATALIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,201.46 Date 02/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, COLETTE T Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICHARD L Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,201.33 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,201.30 Date 08/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JORDAN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,201.27 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTKOWSKI, MARK F Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $44,201.08 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, TAMI L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,200.99 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, JOHN T Employer name City of Watertown Amount $44,200.98 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, AMBER M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,200.96 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAS, JASON D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,200.89 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COURT, TERRY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,200.89 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYVERIN, BARBARHA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,200.89 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, CARMEN LEE Employer name City of Utica Amount $44,200.52 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUSKY, BRIAN P Employer name City of Utica Amount $44,200.47 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONEY, ALICIA M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $44,200.42 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, UTE Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $44,200.28 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SUNG AE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,200.11 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, CLAYTON C Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $44,200.03 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, MICHAEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,200.02 Date 10/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEICHER, LINDSAY E Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,200.00 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, JOSEPH L Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $44,199.97 Date 04/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIN, HEATH R Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $44,199.96 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVANNES, DONALD H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $44,199.81 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, NEIL F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,199.75 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MILDRED P Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $44,199.57 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ALEXANDRA J, MS Employer name Town of Massena Amount $44,199.49 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIDDER, DONNA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,199.31 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, JAMES R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $44,199.31 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINO, EVELYN M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $44,199.12 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, AMIE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,198.67 Date 10/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIL, SHERI J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $44,198.04 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPETTI, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,197.98 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODER, AMANDA L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,197.65 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINO, MONICA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $44,197.56 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, OLGA E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $44,197.36 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASERO, JOSEPH E, II Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $44,197.30 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, STEPHANIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,197.26 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Washington County Amount $44,197.24 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, DAN W Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,197.21 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS-HINES, ADRIANA C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,197.18 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZKA, BOZENA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,196.90 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,196.60 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JASON A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $44,196.40 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, RANDEE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,196.33 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLUCHAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $44,195.97 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARRON, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $44,195.76 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, KALYN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,195.43 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, DENNIS W Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $44,195.38 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELENCSER, JAMES P Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $44,195.36 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKER, JAMES S Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,195.25 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNFORD, MONICA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,195.04 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, MARY ALICE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,195.04 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, DIANE B Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $44,194.87 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, HELEN M Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $44,194.81 Date 03/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, CHARLES K, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,194.60 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ELMER Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $44,194.57 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIGAN, SEAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,194.56 Date 10/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, WENDY L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $44,194.53 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, JUDI C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $44,194.47 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, WILSON J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $44,194.33 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEL, AMY Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $44,194.01 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEVEN D O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $44,193.69 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANASAI, MIRIAM Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $44,193.61 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, KEVIN M, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $44,193.46 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS-BEER, CONSTANCE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,193.24 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DONALD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,193.03 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, LAURIE A Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $44,193.00 Date 08/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JULIE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,192.98 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, JULIE Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $44,192.80 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL-SWEENEY, SUSAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $44,192.72 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JENNIFER E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $44,192.68 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACH, EVAN W Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $44,192.54 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,192.26 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DANNY R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $44,191.92 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSHEIMER, HENRY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $44,191.72 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEE, ALLISON Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,191.20 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLTON, ANN-MARIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,191.19 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBODEAU, FRANCINE C Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $44,191.08 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTILO, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $44,190.97 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKLE, KEITH D Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $44,190.84 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KINNON, MARIA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,190.64 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVASSEUR, PAUL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,190.57 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTELLA-RAPP, AUDRA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $44,190.37 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System