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 ROSS, SERINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,856.00 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEOBE, MONIQUE R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $9,855.85 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKHOUSE, CHARLES B Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $9,855.75 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ZACHARY A Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $9,855.03 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHLER, ROBIN M Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $9,854.73 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNELLA, ALICE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,854.70 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICIA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $9,854.35 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDOL, TRACY L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $9,853.99 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISS, JEAN M Employer name Merrick Library Amount $9,853.99 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, JACKLYN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,853.83 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOCK, JAY D, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $9,853.37 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ADAM D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,853.26 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, OSBALDO O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $9,853.08 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOLA, LUCAS M Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $9,852.71 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, SAMUEL B Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $9,852.50 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, SHELLY R Employer name Greene County Amount $9,852.34 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MOTISLA S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $9,851.82 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINELLI, NELLO G Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $9,851.66 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIGE, MAURY R Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $9,851.61 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUGE, RONY J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $9,851.47 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, SPENANZA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $9,851.36 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMERICH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $9,851.33 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONK, DAWN S Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $9,851.17 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURI, ALEXANDRIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,851.11 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDGE, ROBERT, JR Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $9,851.00 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFDAR, ABRAR MOHAMMED Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $9,850.50 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, NANCY I Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $9,850.44 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $9,850.09 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, JOHN F Employer name Town of West Turin Amount $9,850.00 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALACE, NICHOLAS C Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $9,850.00 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, JAMES E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $9,850.00 Date 10/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGIER, MARY J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $9,849.90 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANGELA D Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $9,849.88 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, HARSHIDA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $9,849.66 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, HEIDI A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $9,849.37 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARTINO, PATRICIA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,849.26 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILSON, KAREN J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $9,849.22 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, MARIA Employer name Galway CSD Amount $9,849.22 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MAUREEN M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $9,849.19 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KAREN L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $9,849.09 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, CANDACE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,848.28 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLEY, STEPHANY L Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $9,848.28 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ZACHARY D Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $9,848.04 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, AMANDA S Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $9,847.91 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, MARTINA M Employer name Greene CSD Amount $9,847.50 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RICKY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $9,847.32 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CRYSTAL M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,847.26 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGARD, SARAH M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $9,847.25 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VET, JEREMY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $9,846.92 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, TANYA L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $9,846.77 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL A Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $9,846.42 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREW D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,846.40 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON, JAHQUANA N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $9,846.38 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD M Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $9,846.21 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METH, CLIFFORD L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $9,846.19 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PHOEBE R Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $9,846.06 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, HOLLY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $9,846.00 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, DOMENICO Employer name Tioga County Amount $9,845.90 Date 01/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADILL, JASON R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,845.88 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROLL, ANDRAE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $9,845.81 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTE, SANDRA LEE Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $9,845.43 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SYMONE A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $9,845.35 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,845.34 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, BRYCE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,844.73 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, TINA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,844.59 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMAL Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $9,844.28 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, CASSANDRA M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $9,843.81 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Verona Amount $9,843.48 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBOROUGH, JILLIAN N Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $9,843.23 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBY, JANETTE Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $9,843.10 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, LOUIS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,843.09 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRONSKI, MARSHA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $9,842.60 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, DAVID W Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,842.40 Date 03/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSENGER, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of French Creek Amount $9,842.04 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID R Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $9,842.00 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, LINDSEY A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $9,841.81 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, PAMELA A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $9,841.65 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTKAMP, JOHN E Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $9,841.20 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENHAM, MELINDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,840.90 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTI, ADAM T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,840.60 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VANESSA E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $9,840.29 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, ANTOINETTE Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $9,840.21 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MELISSA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $9,840.12 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, GLORIANA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $9,840.06 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESWANI, SHAWN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,840.00 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZNIK, JENNIFER M Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $9,840.00 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, JACOB A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,839.84 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLISH, KAREN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,839.81 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTELL, GUNNAR H Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $9,839.73 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCIAK, ELZBIETA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $9,839.64 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, NINA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $9,839.57 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,839.40 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LAUREN E Employer name Galway CSD Amount $9,839.30 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, MARLIN R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,839.13 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, TERRIE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,838.05 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, MEREDITH A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $9,837.82 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, SIMON D, III Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $9,837.48 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, WILLIAM C Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $9,837.46 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FODROWSKI, TARA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $9,837.33 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLOR, CLARENCE W, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,837.17 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System