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 FORD, KRYSTLE K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,971.25 Date 09/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, SUMMER S Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $9,971.20 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT, MARY T Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $9,971.10 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, KAREN V Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $9,970.74 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, CATHY L Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $9,970.74 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JANAE K Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $9,970.74 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARA, DONNA R Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $9,970.66 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINUCANE, TERESA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,970.62 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, COLIN D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,970.44 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVILLE, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Middlefield Amount $9,970.39 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CRISTINA J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $9,970.32 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, LENAMARIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,970.25 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, THERESA Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,970.00 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUZZO, RAFFAELE Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $9,969.97 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SABALENA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,969.70 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, SAULO Employer name Herkimer County Amount $9,969.70 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAGNE, MICHAEL K, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,969.48 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURTZ, CARMEL D Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $9,969.07 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, EVELYN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $9,968.76 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSTEIN, CHRISTINA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $9,968.75 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHELE, KIM Employer name Town of Islip Amount $9,968.75 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLESS, KRISTIN K Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $9,968.22 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, ROSARIO G Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $9,968.14 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHLOW, MARY ANN ELIZABETH Employer name Greece CSD Amount $9,967.59 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIGAN, STEVEN T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $9,967.57 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, JAMES L, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $9,967.31 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES CHAMBEAU, ANN E Employer name City of Oswego Amount $9,966.95 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $9,966.24 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LUIS A Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $9,966.16 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, JAMIE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $9,965.43 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RHONWEN L Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $9,965.28 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCURR, BETSY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,965.01 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERKER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $9,965.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOCK, BERNARD E Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $9,964.96 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICSAK, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $9,964.89 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, KIMBERLY A Employer name Chemung County Amount $9,964.71 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDA, ANGELA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,964.65 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KALEENA A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $9,964.59 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSTROM, JUDY T Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $9,964.47 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, FANELA Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,964.30 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTONSON, SUSAN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $9,963.60 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHS, FREDERICK W Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $9,962.98 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $9,962.84 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLEY, MERCEDES A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $9,962.82 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, MICHAEL A Employer name Lewis County Amount $9,962.72 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, TERRANCE D Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $9,962.50 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENGER, REBECCA J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $9,962.41 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDLYPCHAK, NICHOLAS P Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $9,962.27 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BRENDA K Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $9,962.24 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, BRENDA J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $9,962.08 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPSHUR, TINA L Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $9,961.88 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, ERIN L Employer name Education Department Amount $9,961.86 Date 11/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JAIMEE M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $9,961.81 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABEL, JOSEPH M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $9,961.68 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, RYAN B Employer name Montgomery County Amount $9,961.68 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BARBARA S Employer name Montgomery County Amount $9,961.68 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MICHAEL D, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $9,961.67 Date 12/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKOSKI, RAYMOND S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,961.64 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESKA, JONATHON W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $9,961.51 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKER, DANIELLE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,961.25 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LEE R Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $9,961.12 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, NAOMI Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $9,961.00 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ANNA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,960.96 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, STEPHANIE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,960.72 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREN, AMANDA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $9,960.55 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, CAROL A Employer name Town of Santa Clara Amount $9,960.49 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMIO, ERICA N Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $9,960.47 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, WALTER H Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $9,960.24 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUGHTERSON, RONALD J, SR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,960.07 Date 06/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, BRUCE D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,960.07 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DEBBIE A Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $9,959.82 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, LEAH R Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $9,959.79 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LEWIS P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $9,959.38 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANT, JULIAN N Employer name Sullivan County Amount $9,959.23 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAR, SUZANNE M Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $9,958.35 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KELLY L Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $9,957.95 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTRY, KAREN J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $9,957.66 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FABRITIS, NANCY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,957.50 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, ALEXIS M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $9,957.42 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, PASQUALE Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $9,957.22 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, ALEXIS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $9,957.00 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, MARY L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,956.70 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNWELL, NATALIE A Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $9,956.53 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, QUINTON D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $9,956.43 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTYNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,956.08 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICIOCCIO, DIANE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,956.04 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BART, ANGELA J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $9,955.93 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, VIRGINIA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,955.80 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, BETH A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $9,955.75 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, SARAH L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $9,955.55 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JO-ANN C Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $9,955.40 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,955.39 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, CASIE Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $9,955.24 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD-REINGOLD, BRUCE G Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $9,955.07 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNO, AUDREY C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $9,955.00 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMAY, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $9,955.00 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWARARI, ANISSA M Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $9,954.95 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, ADRIENNE R Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $9,954.24 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, DINORAH E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,953.87 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLOTTA, CATHERINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,953.76 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System