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 PERROTTA, LINDA A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $42,300.37 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORA, ANILKUMAR D Employer name North Massapequa Fire District Amount $42,300.35 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHFORD, JOSEPH V Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $42,300.26 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,299.99 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BERTILIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,299.97 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, CHRIS L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,299.87 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, SHARON M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $42,299.83 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEWORCHIK, LISA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $42,299.50 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIAS-LOUIS, FRANDY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,299.43 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, TODD M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,299.41 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPLER, MICHAEL E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,299.36 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, CHERYL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $42,299.14 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEDJIAN, GREGORY G Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $42,299.07 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPPELLE, MARY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,298.98 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINFERA, AMY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,298.92 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ELLEN T Employer name Erie County Amount $42,298.74 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, TIMOTHY C Employer name Albion CSD Amount $42,298.71 Date 03/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLING, TE'ARA S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,298.29 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MARK A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $42,298.24 Date 04/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DEBRA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,298.20 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DALE W Employer name Town of Winfield Amount $42,298.18 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTERWALL, GRAHAM N Employer name Village of Greene Amount $42,298.10 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, RONALD M, II Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,298.03 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JONATHAN B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,297.04 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SHANETTA N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,296.85 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DIANA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $42,296.81 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROKA, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $42,296.80 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, ARIANNA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,296.68 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DIANE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,296.56 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAXON, MAYRA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,296.46 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASS, KIRSTEN L Employer name Town of Rush Amount $42,296.41 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,296.27 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIAL, CHRISTINE J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $42,295.98 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDERS, ALISON J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $42,295.93 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILAT, JENICE M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,295.89 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KRISTIN A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $42,295.72 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, ROY W Employer name City of Corning Amount $42,295.52 Date 12/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANIEL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,295.48 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, MARY E Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $42,295.12 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMAN, PAUL N Employer name Peru CSD Amount $42,294.94 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KIM H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $42,294.62 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEN, SHIRLEY C Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,294.21 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,294.08 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,293.69 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BERNADETTE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,293.42 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONARAINE, SURJAMATEE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,293.42 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ICISS Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $42,293.42 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CARMEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,293.42 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DOMONIQUE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,293.42 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBECK, MICHAEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,293.42 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, ASHLEY N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,292.69 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFE, PAULINE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,292.56 Date 02/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAS, BRANDY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,292.48 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESWICK, ZAKIA T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,292.38 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALDWALKER, ANNETTE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,292.38 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, DOUGLAS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,292.18 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STACY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,291.65 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, DEBRA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,291.08 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, THEODORE M Employer name Village of Stillwater Amount $42,291.01 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBE, GUENTER A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $42,291.00 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFER, DENNIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,290.86 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEMP, SAMUEL E Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,290.46 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLADIS, EMILY Employer name Warren County Amount $42,290.28 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Warren County Amount $42,290.28 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRYSHAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,290.26 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SUSAN A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,290.14 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONE, DARCY R Employer name Niagara Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $42,290.08 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, MARY Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $42,289.92 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHERRY O Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $42,289.91 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMIRE, TORRI L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,289.68 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MAYRA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,289.25 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOONAN, DOROTHY D Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,289.09 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,288.77 Date 10/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBIGNANO, JEANINE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $42,288.74 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSKA, LINDA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,288.72 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,288.66 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Tully Amount $42,288.60 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALADO, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $42,288.31 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DIANA R Employer name Warren County Amount $42,287.99 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEODORO, ANASTACIO N, III Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,286.62 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCO, MELANIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,286.10 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, FAITH H Employer name Broome County Amount $42,285.95 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, BRUCE A, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,285.94 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, HOLLIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,285.29 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, CAROL A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $42,285.24 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, RICHARD A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,285.21 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, NORA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,285.06 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, BERNEL Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,285.00 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACQUELINE E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $42,284.99 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSELER, PHILIP D Employer name Erie County Amount $42,284.69 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCIAN, LISA G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,284.45 Date 11/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUEWAY, ROBERTA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,284.09 Date 11/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAROSA, HEATHER N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,283.54 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KAREN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,283.54 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBLE, KAREN E Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $42,283.39 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMAI, ANNE M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $42,283.33 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, ROBERT H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,283.30 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTYRE, DEAN S Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $42,283.24 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARN, MCKENZIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,283.22 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURABA, RONALD F Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,283.05 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System