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 SIEDLECKI, KATHRYN N Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,247.56 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LISA J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $12,247.30 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTKUS, CECILE A Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $12,247.23 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEVES, TYLER M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $12,246.49 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, TINA L, MS Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $12,246.48 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $12,246.07 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFERLAZZA, RACHEL E Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $12,246.02 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, MARY A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $12,245.62 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, DANILSA A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $12,245.58 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, TERESA M Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $12,245.52 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDEL, ROSEMARY B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $12,245.33 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEILL-KNOSICK, TARA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $12,245.25 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MAURA C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $12,245.24 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MEGAN A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $12,245.05 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, KRISTA J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $12,244.91 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRACI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Williamson Public Library Amount $12,244.62 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTON, OWEN Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $12,244.56 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SPEDON, KAREN E Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $12,244.25 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARY BETH Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $12,244.24 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $12,244.16 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, PATRICK A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $12,244.12 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, LOIS M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $12,243.54 Date 09/11/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USYK, ZACHARY R Employer name Columbia County Amount $12,243.40 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, ANA V Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $12,243.32 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, NANCY Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $12,243.31 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUELE-RUA, MARLO A Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $12,243.20 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERO, CHRISTIAN F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $12,243.12 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARINGEN, CHELSEA Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $12,242.97 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLI, JANN E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,242.82 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, DEBBIE A Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $12,242.71 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, MAX W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,242.40 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUAL, MARY A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $12,242.22 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, JESSICA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $12,241.87 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, MALINDA L Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $12,241.85 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, RENEE F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,241.83 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRESS, RYAN S Employer name Delaware County Amount $12,241.82 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JACQUELINE L Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $12,241.57 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, JOSH L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $12,240.86 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTRILL, MELISSA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $12,240.80 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADIO, ROSLYN E Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $12,240.75 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBARELLA, MICHELLE L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $12,240.73 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBORAH Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $12,240.50 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, SUSAN A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $12,240.42 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURKA, SRAH M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $12,240.32 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILAT, ANGELA M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $12,240.29 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, NOLA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $12,240.24 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTINO, NICOLE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,240.01 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JARED S Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,240.00 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DAVID J Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $12,240.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ERIN V Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $12,239.56 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, HALEY E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $12,239.46 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYOK, WILLIAM G Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $12,239.13 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLODOWSKI, DENISE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $12,239.10 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $12,239.02 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, LIZANDRA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $12,238.84 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASTLE, RAYMOND E Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $12,238.66 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CATHERINE J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $12,237.90 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JODI L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,237.48 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, KATHERINE N Employer name Town of Cameron Amount $12,237.48 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MICHELLE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $12,237.39 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, MARY A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $12,237.36 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BRIANNA R Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $12,237.19 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LAUREN N Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $12,237.03 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLFRANK, MARYANN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $12,236.93 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KATI M Employer name Town of Copake Amount $12,236.85 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, KIM C Employer name Town of Florida Amount $12,236.80 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTLAW, CURTIS J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $12,236.76 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SYLBURN V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,236.48 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, DEBORAH L Employer name Galway CSD Amount $12,236.47 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCICA, MICHAEL J Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $12,236.36 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSIAK, DEBRA A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $12,236.22 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY-STEELE, VERONICA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $12,236.11 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, DAVID A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $12,236.00 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, JULIANNE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $12,235.99 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIONE, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $12,235.69 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZARR, KATHERINE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $12,235.57 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SHIRLEY M Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $12,235.09 Date 09/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, SUE C Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $12,234.67 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANO, DEBRA P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $12,234.23 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, MARILYN J Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $12,233.92 Date 05/06/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, CHERYLANN Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $12,233.87 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, DEBRA A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $12,233.67 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MARY K Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $12,233.41 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, TROY V Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $12,233.40 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, KALEIGH K Employer name Town of Champlain Amount $12,233.28 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN THOF, NATALIE B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,233.25 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, MARY A Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $12,232.83 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JENNIFER D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $12,232.62 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LORI A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $12,232.50 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELLA, NANCY B Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $12,232.37 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTSOCK, BRIDGET K Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $12,232.33 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, JOLANTA B Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $12,232.27 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADALIA, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,232.22 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRIECO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Somers Amount $12,231.99 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Somers Amount $12,231.99 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITY, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $12,231.99 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNO, MELEKA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $12,231.56 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASSO, LOUISE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $12,231.43 Date 06/09/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, EVAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,231.41 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNARO, KARA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $12,231.41 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System