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 DAVISON, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $11,467.83 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $11,467.38 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAY, ALANNA V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $11,467.18 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAJUDEEN, DIAN D Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $11,467.16 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKETT, ALLIAH F Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $11,466.92 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,466.90 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOCK, JOSHUA B Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $11,466.70 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, SHEILA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $11,466.69 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, MARTHA E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $11,466.56 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, PATRICIA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,466.16 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, JULIA K Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $11,466.06 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, NICHOLAS Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $11,465.61 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JARED M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor Fire Dist Amount $11,465.47 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, LAURIE S Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $11,464.57 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, TODD J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $11,464.49 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, CATHERINE H Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $11,464.41 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KAYLA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $11,464.34 Date 09/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, DAVID R Employer name Village of Walden Amount $11,464.04 Date 09/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANDOLF, MELISSA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,464.00 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, LORI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $11,463.98 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, MARJORIE J Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $11,463.85 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, GLENN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,463.35 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, KRISTEN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,463.21 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNEY, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Lee Amount $11,463.00 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, SHARON S Employer name Town of Lee Amount $11,463.00 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KRISTEN L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $11,461.93 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $11,461.88 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLO, MARGARET Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $11,461.66 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JUDITH L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $11,461.45 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DANIEL J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $11,461.33 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTTAN, RUSSELL M Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $11,460.48 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGENDORF, BERENISE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $11,460.40 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, SHARON M Employer name Village of Chestnut Ridge Amount $11,460.33 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $11,460.15 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, SAYEEDA S Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $11,460.06 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, CHANNEL Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $11,459.97 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDBETTER, RICHARD T Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $11,459.93 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDON, BAILEY L Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $11,459.86 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, DONNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,459.78 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLER, CARLOS Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $11,459.75 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBACH, THOMAS W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,459.20 Date 07/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFONE, CHRISTINE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $11,458.97 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDONI, JANE M Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $11,458.55 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGE, MARCO R Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $11,458.38 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, CINDY C Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $11,458.31 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, ROBERT O Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,457.87 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSING, LORIE L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $11,457.79 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, MATTHEW T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,457.25 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, EDWIN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,457.21 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ANGELA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $11,457.00 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, STEPHEN M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $11,457.00 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGOINE, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Ossian Amount $11,457.00 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ENNETT Employer name Monroe County Amount $11,456.75 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, KELLY A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $11,456.72 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, CAROLE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $11,456.71 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRLING, AURELIO W Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,456.55 Date 11/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, KELLY J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $11,456.40 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALICE, DONNA E Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $11,456.11 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JOHN C Employer name City of Oneida Amount $11,455.79 Date 07/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALOY, MARK W, SR Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $11,455.58 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARCO A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $11,455.41 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, DEBORAH M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $11,455.35 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFRIYIE, ADJOA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $11,455.23 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, HOLLY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $11,455.10 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ANNA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,455.09 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LESLIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,454.80 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRENTE, KAREN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $11,454.36 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, LOUISE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,454.32 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURAKOFF, VINCENZA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,454.32 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, ZACHARY T Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,454.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELLI, JACQUELINE M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $11,453.99 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, NANCY A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $11,453.81 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSINGER, ANDREW R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $11,453.79 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKAKJIAN, ELIZABETH P Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,453.78 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDGER, DAVID Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $11,453.09 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CELIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $11,453.00 Date 12/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, AVIA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $11,452.86 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, INDIRA R Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $11,452.86 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, JOANNE J Employer name Salamanca Ind Dev Agcy Amount $11,452.40 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGSLEY, PAUL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $11,452.02 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARK J Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $11,451.64 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, LAWRENCE O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,451.51 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, DAWN M Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $11,451.35 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, NATHAN L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,451.21 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, NEVENA V Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $11,450.83 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATINVILLE, THERESA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $11,450.73 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $11,450.44 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCITO, DEBORAH Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $11,450.37 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, ROBERT M, III Employer name Schenectady County Amount $11,450.25 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, SHATIASHA K Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $11,450.13 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $11,450.00 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARY A Employer name Town of Persia Amount $11,450.00 Date 02/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONI, AMANDA M Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $11,449.87 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, REBECCA S Employer name Warren County Amount $11,449.41 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MELISSA L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,449.25 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, CINDY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $11,448.19 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, EILEEN P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $11,447.89 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSIC, NIVES Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $11,447.89 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, LILLIAN P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $11,447.38 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELANIE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $11,447.25 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System