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 SHOEMAKER, SHANNON M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $15,983.09 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, WILMA Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $15,983.08 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQUENDO, SOL A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $15,982.26 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, YOLANDA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $15,982.24 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DARLENE M Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $15,982.20 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIMONTI, IDA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $15,981.96 Date 09/11/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, TRACY L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $15,981.85 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, JORDAN T Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $15,980.86 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JULISSA M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $15,980.76 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFINGTON, MARY A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $15,980.42 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, SHEILA L Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $15,980.03 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHAM, JOSIE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,980.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCYAN, JOHN L Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $15,980.00 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PONTER, NANCY J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $15,979.75 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, DIANE P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $15,979.66 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCATEER, DENISE A Employer name Orange County Amount $15,978.68 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCARILE, MICHAEL F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $15,978.64 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, ELIZABETH C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $15,978.58 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, YAN F Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $15,978.21 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, CYNTHIA W Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $15,977.89 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANARESI, DOMINIC J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $15,977.74 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMEK, MORGAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $15,977.67 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JENNIFER T Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $15,977.65 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TARA A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $15,977.60 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZEL, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,977.50 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEVATO, CLAUDIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,977.24 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, ADAM M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $15,977.15 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $15,976.00 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBOR, DONNA M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $15,975.86 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUHILL, PATRICIA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $15,975.86 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, REGINA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $15,975.36 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, CONOR J Employer name Seneca County Amount $15,975.26 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEVE, STEPHANIE Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $15,975.01 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, NOLA A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $15,974.92 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, JAMES A, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $15,974.20 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JENNIFER M Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $15,973.93 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPS, NANCY A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $15,973.82 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BARCAL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,973.31 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, KEITH D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $15,973.12 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDERGREN, CATHERINE M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $15,972.94 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WENDY A Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $15,972.85 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMEL, DARLENE A Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $15,972.74 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABBS, JUSTIN Employer name Education Department Amount $15,972.10 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, VICKI L Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,972.08 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $15,971.67 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MELVIN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $15,970.85 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZIAK, MARGARET B Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $15,970.82 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, COLLEEN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $15,970.70 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMAN, JOSHUA D Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $15,970.63 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, SHARON M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $15,970.55 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLSON, JEREMY F Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $15,970.49 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, KEVIN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $15,970.20 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCONE, CRAIG A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $15,970.18 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, EMILY N Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $15,969.75 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LENE D Employer name Village of Richburg Amount $15,969.55 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALU, JOSEPH Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $15,968.88 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGOS, DIMITRIOS Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $15,968.72 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, TABITHA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $15,968.50 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABANI, MARIA Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $15,968.41 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORD, GINGER Employer name Warren County Amount $15,967.99 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,967.95 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSKI, BARBARA J Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $15,967.49 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MARGARET P Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $15,967.36 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGLER, MARY ANN K Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $15,967.28 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBOAT, ROBERT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $15,967.01 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METCALF, CHRISTY A Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $15,966.74 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CANDACE L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $15,966.70 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARTHUR B Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $15,966.68 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FISHER, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,966.28 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGUMA, CHARLES J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,965.92 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVALREZ, RAFAEL Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $15,965.72 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JOSEPH H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,965.05 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINORTH, KIMBERLY M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $15,964.75 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SARA E Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $15,964.56 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAS-WALSH, MARIAN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $15,964.17 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHELLA, COREEN J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $15,963.92 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHINKE, KELLY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,963.81 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ROSE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $15,963.77 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDAIN, EDVELYNE T Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $15,963.76 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAMI, GLORIA J S Employer name Clinton County Amount $15,963.68 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIACOMO, JOANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,963.43 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULACK, SUSAN F Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $15,963.41 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTMAN, CHRYSTAL A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $15,963.38 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, SARA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $15,963.32 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWADER, WENDY L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $15,963.22 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PAMELA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $15,962.96 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOWITZ, CARMELA C Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $15,962.90 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBENDIAN, TALINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $15,962.90 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEMCKE, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $15,962.50 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARY L Employer name Andes CSD Amount $15,962.20 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSAM, STANLEY J Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $15,962.15 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DORIS M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $15,962.01 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, KIMBERLIE J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,961.81 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, KAREN K Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $15,961.51 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, MONICA Y Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $15,961.35 Date 12/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARINO, JUDEEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,961.21 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, KEVIN N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $15,961.18 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBERT W Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $15,961.02 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWKINS, JOHNNY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,960.95 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DANIEL W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $15,960.88 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System