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 LEE, JASON R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $8,184.02 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJEK, PATRICIA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $8,183.88 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORCIARI, THOMAS P Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $8,183.75 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCINER, AMY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,183.56 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, WENDI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,183.23 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, PATRICIA C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $8,182.76 Date 12/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KAREN P Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $8,182.20 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, RANDALL A, JR Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $8,182.06 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHAN, JUSTIN F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $8,181.84 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOP, ATHENA M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $8,181.25 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, BARBARA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $8,181.21 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPALDI, ANNA M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $8,180.59 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, THOMAS R Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $8,180.53 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, THERESA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $8,180.51 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIACCIO, RANDALL G Employer name Oneida County Amount $8,180.49 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, WENDY A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $8,180.31 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINONE, MARISSA E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $8,180.00 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTER, BECKY H Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $8,179.52 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $8,179.52 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTHANDARAMAN, THARAGESWARI Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $8,179.50 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYE, JOSHUA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $8,179.37 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, LISA M Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $8,178.57 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANGELA M Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $8,178.57 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNEY, JOHN K Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $8,178.04 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, TINA C Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $8,177.67 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JASON C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $8,177.60 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPEH, QUINN M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $8,177.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MAUREEN C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,177.40 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKESSINIS, CARLOS M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $8,177.16 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, SYLVIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,177.13 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRAVALLI, DENISE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,176.91 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, RACHEL A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $8,176.80 Date 12/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONE, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $8,176.60 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CHRISTINA D Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $8,176.39 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, BELKIS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,176.29 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, DENISE Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $8,176.03 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILS, DAVID J Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $8,176.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, BRANDI L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $8,175.92 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREMBOK, SUSAN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,175.86 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DANIELLE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,175.84 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTFORD, ALEXIS M Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,175.83 Date 11/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ZACHARY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,175.74 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITEL, JARED Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $8,175.00 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTON, IRENE E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $8,175.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARGE, DERRICK B Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $8,174.84 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Utica Amount $8,174.81 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIA, ERIC J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $8,174.58 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TERRY M Employer name Town of Malta Amount $8,174.47 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAFERIO, KIM Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $8,174.40 Date 12/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, ELMER Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,174.04 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKY, AUSTIN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,173.97 Date 07/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, DEANA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $8,173.59 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JAMES C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,173.44 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE DOMENICO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $8,173.15 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAWCETT, LAURA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $8,172.56 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELNICK, ERIN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,172.47 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGOPOULOS, ANN H Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $8,172.30 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEDEN, MAURA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,172.15 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, MADELINE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,172.15 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVRAN KELLY, JENNIFER D Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,172.00 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, STEPHANIE L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $8,171.99 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, DEVIN R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,171.99 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $8,171.96 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSZ, ELLEN L Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $8,171.79 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BRUNT, JUDITH L Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,171.56 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, ZACHARY R Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,170.72 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHANNON L Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $8,170.51 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVAUD, STEEVE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,170.51 Date 09/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Amount $8,170.11 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KAREN J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $8,169.93 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANY, DAWN MARIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $8,169.84 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPETTA, BARBARA L Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $8,169.06 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMAIRE, NANCY Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $8,168.96 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFANOS, ANNA MARIE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $8,168.72 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAMI, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $8,168.66 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLOCH, MICHELLE K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,168.58 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, GEORGIA ANN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $8,168.41 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LORI J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $8,167.92 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, SHARON A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $8,167.72 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNABENE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $8,167.56 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGATIS, DARLENE H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,167.51 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $8,167.51 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIVOLETTE, PETER J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $8,167.50 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, CHERYL A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $8,167.26 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSNER, ZUNILDA O Employer name Oswego County Amount $8,167.25 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTON, MINDY Employer name Rockland County Amount $8,167.07 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, WANDA V Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,166.68 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJARSKI, JULIE A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $8,166.38 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTHOY, JOHN L Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $8,166.13 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, CLAIRE R Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,166.05 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, BASIL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $8,165.82 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCAPUTO, REBECCA S Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $8,165.78 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ROBERT J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $8,165.46 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WICKLIN, MELANIE M Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $8,165.34 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $8,165.26 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, FATIMA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $8,165.03 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELOW, MERRY B Employer name Alden CSD Amount $8,164.95 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, STEVEN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,164.75 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, KIMBERLY Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $8,164.67 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ELBA C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $8,164.56 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System