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 KEHL, MARCIA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,507.89 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $12,507.75 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, CHRISTYNNA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $12,507.72 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, TRACY A Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $12,507.60 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASCOTT, ETHEL Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $12,505.83 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BREANNE M Employer name Putnam County Amount $12,505.73 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTER, SUSAN L Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $12,505.69 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, JASMINE L Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $12,505.13 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, MARIA J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $12,504.98 Date 03/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ALEXANDER J Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $12,504.50 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JODIE L Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $12,504.45 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLEY, MARILYN M Employer name Town of Coldspring Amount $12,504.24 Date 12/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUCCI, ROBERT S Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $12,504.20 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, DEBORAH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $12,504.00 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNGE, KRISTEN F Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $12,503.76 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHMAN, LAURIE A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $12,503.63 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, MARY J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $12,502.65 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $12,502.33 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRIE WILLIAMS, IRONA M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $12,502.11 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ECCLESIIS, NANCY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $12,501.52 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEINITZ, JENIFER L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $12,501.21 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, BONNIE P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $12,501.13 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $12,501.04 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KARINA Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $12,501.03 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUSAN I Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $12,500.94 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $12,500.43 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Middleburgh Amount $12,500.24 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPPNER, SHEILA R Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $12,500.17 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, CHARLES R Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $12,500.04 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREDEAU, CRISTIE S Employer name Town of Van Etten Amount $12,500.04 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOATE, PAMELA L Employer name Town of Waverly Amount $12,500.04 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, DAVID M, JR Employer name Town of Greece Amount $12,500.02 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTODARO, DIANA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $12,500.02 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $12,500.02 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, BRETT C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $12,500.02 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, TED M Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $12,500.02 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, RONALD S Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $12,500.00 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEDORE, GEORGE A, JR Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, PHILIP M Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, DAVID S Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCI, THOMAS D Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, JACK M Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TERRENCE P Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, THOMAS Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTT, ROBERT G Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERINO, SUSAN J Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDITTO, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $12,500.00 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JAMES S Employer name Town of Easton Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEL, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTHEN, KENNETH, JR Employer name West Hempstead Water District Amount $12,500.00 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JUANITA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,499.98 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, DIANA L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $12,499.94 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, HERBERT E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $12,499.92 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KELLY K Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $12,499.68 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,499.15 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILES, JASON D Employer name Genesee County Amount $12,498.89 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MARY T Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $12,498.86 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Niles Amount $12,498.75 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, SELENA R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $12,498.67 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLONTE, RICHARD J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $12,498.45 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHILI, THERESA B Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $12,498.23 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNYAN, ANDREW M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $12,497.99 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Davenport Amount $12,497.51 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, NANCY A Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $12,497.41 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CAROL A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $12,497.32 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWSKI, DANIEL P Employer name Essex County Amount $12,497.21 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURIE C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $12,497.10 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ALYCIA A Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $12,496.81 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SHERRIDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $12,496.73 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KELLIE L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $12,496.67 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECKLER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $12,496.65 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SARAH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $12,496.61 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, DAVID F Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $12,496.43 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $12,495.99 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, WILLIAM F, III Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $12,495.97 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, KATIE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $12,495.74 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYEFSKY, BONNIE L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $12,495.70 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $12,495.57 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHTOWER, KYANTE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $12,495.34 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHIONA, THOMAS Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $12,495.18 Date 01/31/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $12,495.00 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINDERLER, NICHOLAS R Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $12,494.98 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYSZTON, JAROSLAW Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $12,494.93 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOCINSKI, HEIDI L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $12,494.57 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, REGINA B Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $12,494.49 Date 10/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHONETHEVA, PHONE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $12,494.19 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, CAROL A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $12,493.90 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, ANNE E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,493.71 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANGENBERG, TYLER C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $12,493.42 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, DEAN C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $12,493.40 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMIS, LISA M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $12,493.39 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARRINGTON, LA VERNE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $12,492.72 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, SUSAN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $12,492.15 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, VALERIE J Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $12,492.10 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RICHARD A Employer name Oneida County Amount $12,492.06 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SANDRA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,492.03 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSEN, LINDA V Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,491.96 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PATRICK A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $12,491.72 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $12,491.51 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System