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 WELLER, TERRI L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,419.25 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, EDWARD F Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $37,419.10 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,418.83 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURIN, KYLE A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $37,418.67 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, WILLIAM Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,418.57 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, COURTENAY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,418.54 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, VERNON L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $37,418.43 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIMECA, LUCILLE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $37,418.41 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, GINA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $37,418.06 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, NERISHA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,417.96 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, TYSHUN T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,417.87 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYBUS, JUSTIN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,417.72 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABY, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,417.69 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, REBECCA M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $37,417.26 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $37,417.26 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULZER, DARYL M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $37,416.44 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JORDAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,416.36 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSLADEN, SUSAN M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $37,416.30 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCADUTO, VINCENT Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $37,416.04 Date 07/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUB, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,415.46 Date 02/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, JULIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,415.43 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, ERIC R Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,415.26 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDDIN, ANWAR M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $37,415.05 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYBOLT, BRENT T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,414.49 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, NICHOLAS M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $37,414.43 Date 02/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, ALICE J Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,414.43 Date 01/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, MAHA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $37,414.26 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHM, JANENE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,414.23 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVELY, HEIDI J Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,414.09 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAGG, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,413.96 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDETTI, EUGENE L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,413.56 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTALINE, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $37,413.30 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AURIA, MARK M Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,413.21 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAUW, SANDRA S Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,413.00 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRIEST, DOUGLAS H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,412.71 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, ANTHONY F Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,412.63 Date 09/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRNDT, CAREY M Employer name City of Norwich Amount $37,412.51 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, JASON D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $37,412.30 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBELL, PATRICIA L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $37,411.98 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, WENJIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,411.91 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, BELKYS Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $37,411.61 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ROSELY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,411.60 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEZAR, KENNETH J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $37,411.50 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCOLA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,411.19 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVINI, MARIA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $37,411.14 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTNUT, ROBERT T Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,411.12 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JAMES C, SR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,411.03 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKUS, DEBRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,410.93 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSSICK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $37,410.74 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRITTON, BOBBY R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,410.73 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISEBROW, CARYL Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $37,410.73 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, MARGARET M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,410.69 Date 09/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDUN, CHARLENE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,410.66 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, JULIE A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $37,410.24 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, TERRI Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,409.83 Date 04/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, SAUNDRA L Employer name Department of State Amount $37,409.80 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANABLE, DAVID K Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,409.70 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPODIFERRO, TABATHA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $37,409.68 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-HO, MONICA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $37,409.68 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, ERRIC G Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,409.65 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TAMMIE L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,409.52 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGER, TAMMY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $37,409.40 Date 03/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLINAN, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,409.24 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALKINS, VENDELLA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,409.17 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLARO, ANDREW J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,409.00 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DONALD T Employer name Essex County Amount $37,408.69 Date 08/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, KENNETH J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,408.39 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMANN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,407.75 Date 01/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHALICK, NICHOLAS A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $37,407.55 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DEMETRIUS Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $37,407.45 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, DUSTIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,407.38 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, PATRICK G Employer name Village of Jordan Amount $37,407.34 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, DAN J Employer name Village of Bloomfield Amount $37,407.33 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPA, FRANCIS S, III Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,407.26 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, SALVADOR Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $37,406.83 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, BRIAN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $37,406.80 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SCHUYLER W Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $37,406.40 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYNMORE, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,406.25 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, LAURA J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $37,406.11 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKEMAN, MONICA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,405.89 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUROWIEC, MARTIN J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $37,405.86 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, SCOTT J Employer name Steuben County Amount $37,405.44 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, DONALD A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $37,405.07 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOMO, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $37,404.71 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, MEAGAN P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,404.65 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISH, DOUGLAS L Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,404.57 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Albany County Amount $37,404.46 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DIANA L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $37,404.32 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STACEY L Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $37,404.28 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKUS, HEATHER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,404.07 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEUFEL, CONRAD Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,404.06 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGMAN, LYNNE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,403.64 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGER, NISA J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $37,403.50 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTUS, PIERRE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,403.35 Date 10/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBLE, CAREN E Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $37,402.83 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, HECTOR I Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $37,402.68 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BECKY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,402.64 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, JASON T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,402.63 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, DEBRA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $37,401.68 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOOD, MOHAMMED Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $37,401.55 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System