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 KINNEY, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $5,276.11 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $5,276.11 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWANIETZ, CARI A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $5,275.93 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CARMETHA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $5,275.67 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, ERIN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $5,275.66 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, LOWELL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $5,275.55 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LAEKEN, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Arcadia Amount $5,274.96 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEFFER, HARLEY M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $5,274.65 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JOHN Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $5,274.04 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORENDER, WAYNE B Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $5,274.04 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROSE M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $5,273.75 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, BRYN M Employer name Town of Chili Amount $5,273.58 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KRISTIN K Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $5,273.57 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLIN, REBECCA K A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $5,272.50 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, PHILLIP T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $5,272.47 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, ERIN G Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $5,272.47 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $5,272.44 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTTARELLI, SEAN G Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $5,271.93 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVIER, LISA M Employer name Town of Manchester Amount $5,271.92 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAKA, HATIZ S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $5,271.80 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VALERIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $5,271.78 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SUSAN L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $5,271.68 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLSON, SUSAN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $5,271.64 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, ROBERT L Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $5,271.60 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRUM, CARLTON J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASANI, DAVID M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCOLO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIE, MICHAEL R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, JACOB W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIDOMANI, ANTHONY T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PAUL M, JR Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.58 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SEAN O Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,271.57 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNSBY, JENNIFER C Employer name Cornell University Amount $5,271.51 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINDER, JAMES D Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $5,271.49 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, HEATHER L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $5,271.45 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, MARTINE S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $5,270.84 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKE BRINKMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $5,270.83 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERDAHL, HALEY B Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,270.69 Date 06/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, LYDIA M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $5,270.60 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULBERTSON, GAIL D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $5,270.50 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINE, MICHELLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $5,270.04 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAND, ETHEL M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $5,269.71 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ZOE H Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $5,269.69 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGNA, JANENE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $5,269.30 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, CARMELLA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $5,269.29 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOING, LAUREN A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $5,268.90 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JENNIFER A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $5,268.65 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAUJO, BARBARA A Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $5,268.65 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EDWARD, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $5,267.76 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, BRADLEY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $5,267.41 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADEL, WILLIAM P Employer name Interstate Environmental Comis Amount $5,267.00 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECAMP, KELLY D Employer name Orange County Amount $5,266.92 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $5,266.89 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, DAHN E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $5,266.80 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERGOTT, STEPHANIE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $5,266.47 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, AMY L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $5,266.19 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVINO, JACOB J F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,266.05 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBRECHER, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $5,265.97 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MORRIS, MICHELLE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,265.87 Date 10/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAR, JESSE L Employer name Erie County Amount $5,265.81 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRUM, CARLTON J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $5,265.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, FRANCESCO A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $5,265.63 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $5,265.00 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, JOHN H Employer name Village of Sandy Creek Amount $5,265.00 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHARRON T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $5,264.89 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, TRICIA L Employer name Broome County Amount $5,264.84 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTALINO, ANTONINO R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $5,264.80 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, LEVI R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $5,264.73 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, ANDREW P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $5,264.56 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, JACQUELINE N Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $5,264.54 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, JOANNE D Employer name Victor CSD Amount $5,264.52 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $5,264.50 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ALMERINDA Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $5,264.50 Date 06/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCZ, PATRICIA M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $5,264.48 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORMAN, BRIAN G Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $5,264.25 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, THERESA M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $5,264.22 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEGNA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $5,264.18 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, CHARLENE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $5,264.00 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, STEVEN G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $5,263.91 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXFORD, SHELBY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $5,263.86 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENFIELD, HANNAH E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $5,263.75 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSON, DAVID N Employer name Cornell University Amount $5,263.75 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEAGIN, THOMAS E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $5,263.56 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, STEVEN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,263.52 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRACCIO, JOSEPH G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,263.49 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, SAMANTHA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $5,263.38 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SHARON Y Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $5,263.20 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, NANCY Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $5,262.91 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZNANIECKI, JOHN G Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $5,262.84 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARK E Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $5,262.25 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIGAN-PIELA, SUSAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $5,261.73 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSE, GORDON L Employer name Carthage Wilna Fire District Amount $5,261.66 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASBELL, JENNIFER L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $5,261.58 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUILLEN, TINA M Employer name Town of Attica Amount $5,261.52 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKAM, AMANDA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $5,260.93 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Farmingville Fire District Amount $5,260.57 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, SARAH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $5,260.50 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTI, MELISSA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $5,259.93 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, BELINDA A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $5,259.60 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RITA L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $5,259.47 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System