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 HOSIER, MARCIA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $15,734.08 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYCOX, JAMES C Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $15,734.06 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, SAVANNAH S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $15,734.05 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL A Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $15,733.92 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUMATOS, ALEXANDER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,733.83 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARLEY, COLLEEN J Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $15,733.80 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $15,733.68 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, GEORGEANNE M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $15,733.44 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANNE P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $15,733.26 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DUSTIN L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $15,733.09 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, HELEN M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $15,732.79 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETON, DINA M Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $15,732.79 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, ELIZABETH Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $15,732.79 Date 06/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, STEPHANIE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,732.58 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $15,732.33 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LEONA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $15,731.81 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SUZANNE K Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $15,731.54 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZYGIELSKI, DONNA I Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $15,731.39 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, TEDRA L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $15,731.35 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORELLA, MARJORIE Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $15,731.33 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, ANN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $15,731.13 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHY, JOHN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $15,730.15 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASARO, IGNATIUS Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $15,729.83 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECTOR, HOLLY A Employer name Naples CSD Amount $15,729.56 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KELLY A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $15,729.36 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, ISABEL R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,729.35 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, KATLIN E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $15,729.29 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINKLE, ALEXIS L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $15,729.22 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUGERI, MARIA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $15,729.11 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, PATRICIA D Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $15,729.11 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MARIAH T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $15,728.95 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETRUS, ARIEL T Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $15,728.87 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, ANDREA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,728.86 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINICO, FRANCESCA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $15,728.80 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $15,728.31 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ROBIN D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $15,727.61 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORD, CHERYL Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,727.56 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, KARI A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $15,727.20 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICKER, GERARD A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $15,726.60 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLAFEHN, STEVEN W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,726.51 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, RYAN J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $15,726.32 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTARO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $15,726.13 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,726.13 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENBAUM, BARBARA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $15,725.92 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, MARK C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,725.89 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, MALCOLM E Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $15,725.04 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELESKI, CARLY M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $15,724.98 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, TIANA F Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $15,724.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO-FORD, DIANE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $15,723.50 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMANDA F Employer name Orange County Amount $15,723.21 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESACK, MARYLOU C Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $15,722.75 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, STANLEY G Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $15,721.94 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, LESLIE A Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $15,721.86 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDON, JEANNE M Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $15,721.84 Date 12/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, LISA S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $15,721.22 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, WILLIAM E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,721.08 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROLYN Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $15,721.04 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, MARIA E Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $15,720.97 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WARDELL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $15,720.58 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, MARY E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $15,720.46 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZLUGA, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Clermont Amount $15,720.00 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMAGIM, CATHERINE J Employer name Fulton County Amount $15,719.76 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAUSKAS, LINDA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $15,719.55 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCHALES, CHRISTINA A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $15,719.16 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERTI, RUTH A Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $15,719.16 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERREWYN, KARA J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $15,719.08 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, RINA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $15,718.97 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKEY, HARRY L, JR Employer name Town of Schroeppel Amount $15,718.73 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGH, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $15,718.54 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAS, MARI L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $15,718.54 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, TRISHA E Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $15,718.29 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, BONNIE A Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $15,717.88 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, JENNIFER J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,717.80 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISI, DAVID J Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $15,717.76 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBE, MANFRED G Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $15,717.32 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, JULIANNE M Employer name Village of Springville Amount $15,717.20 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, CYNTHIA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $15,716.85 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DARLENE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,716.83 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROMETRE, DELTA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $15,716.55 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATZKE, CIERA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $15,716.52 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAIGN, BARBARA L Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $15,716.49 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, KARL E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $15,716.37 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TRACY L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $15,716.29 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, NANCY J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $15,716.06 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, AMANDA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $15,715.51 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HEARD, CHARIS A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,715.30 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, CATHY A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $15,715.05 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JAMES P Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $15,714.51 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKANO, CAROLINA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $15,714.35 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, JERRI E Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $15,714.30 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KATHRYN A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,714.30 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MARY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,714.28 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, AUGUSTUS B Employer name Erie County Amount $15,713.83 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LISA D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,713.71 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENZLER, CARL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,713.33 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, MICHELE S Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $15,713.19 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, MELISSA A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,713.12 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERPENING, ALEXANDER E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $15,712.76 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLDEN, LINDSEY R Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $15,712.65 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, CAROL W Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $15,712.44 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System