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 YOUNG, REBECCA A, MS Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $25.10 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMER, ROBIN Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $25.03 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $25.00 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ELAINE Employer name Clinton County Amount $25.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHERALDINE H Employer name Hamilton County Amount $25.00 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, TIMOTHY M, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $25.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKACHINSKY, TATJANA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $25.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, SANDRA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $25.00 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, BONNIE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25.00 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, EBONY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25.00 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, DAVID F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24.92 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, LAUREN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24.90 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, JOSEPH K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24.87 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, STEPHEN J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $24.75 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, MASON W Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $24.75 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATRINA E Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $24.69 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, ANTONIO M Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $24.50 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, MARC E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $24.50 Date 12/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNG, LINDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24.49 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOTTIS-SUFLITA, TAMI S Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $24.48 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLCY, KAREN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $24.45 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, LORI A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $24.30 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAEI, MAHNAZ Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24.07 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, ANDREW J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $24.06 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATARO, DEBORAH J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24.01 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANZER, SARAH R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $24.00 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, LUISE M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $24.00 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE VOORDE, KAREN E Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $23.80 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUILIN, MICHELE Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $23.75 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREEM M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $23.75 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAEANG, RAYMONDHAN S Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $23.75 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, SEAN P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $23.66 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, ELIZABETH Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $23.19 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNER, MATTHEW D Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $23.13 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIDO, LIZ D Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $23.12 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, JENNIFER M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $23.12 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, COLLEEN L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $23.09 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, JOAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23.09 Date 12/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JEFFREY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $23.08 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYACINTHE, CARRIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23.05 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRICH, CLAUDINE O Employer name Schuyler County Amount $23.03 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, SCOTT W Employer name Newark CSD Amount $22.95 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, NICOLE J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $22.66 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, NANCY Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22.60 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, EMILIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $22.60 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, JESSICA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $22.54 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, KYLE B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $22.50 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARIA, DIANA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $22.50 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, GERALD Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $22.50 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $22.50 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BRUCE E Employer name Town of Webster Amount $22.50 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LANE H Employer name Village of Sherman Amount $22.50 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, JOHN M Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $22.50 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIERA, BETH A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $22.44 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, NICOLE A Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $22.41 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RYAN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22.27 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIRCHY, RICHARD S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $22.14 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFF, AMANDA Employer name Columbia County Amount $22.05 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, DANA M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $22.00 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TVORAK, ELIZABETH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21.96 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ANDREW J Employer name Genesee County Amount $21.92 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHARYA, RAHUL Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $21.88 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, TAMRA J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $21.88 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVIN, BRITTNEY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $21.88 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINKOWSKI, DAWN T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $21.84 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEARNO, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $21.48 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, JAMES J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $21.44 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, SAMANTHA L Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $21.38 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTH, PETE Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $21.35 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BETH Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21.32 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVLEN, JAMES M Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $21.27 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, ABRAHAM Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $21.16 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JOHN P, JR Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $21.06 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBB, AARON C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21.00 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMER, DAVID W, JR Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $21.00 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONEY, MARY E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $20.99 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, EVA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20.88 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT-CANTI, PATRICIA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $20.76 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, DYLAN Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $20.70 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, AVYLENE M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $20.68 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $20.60 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALMORIA, GINA N Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $20.60 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, KEITH D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $20.43 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKERIA, DENNIS A, SR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20.37 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RION, PHILIP L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20.37 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CORY R Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20.23 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, MEGAN R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20.19 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20.12 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORER, MELISSA E Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $20.11 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, PEYTON A Employer name Newcomb CSD Amount $20.04 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELNHOFER, JAMES W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20.01 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY-WILLIS, RAYMOND F Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $20.00 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, SHANNON E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $19.96 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNICKS, GEORGE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $19.83 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWELL, JEANNE A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $19.70 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, AMANDA K Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $19.69 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, HALIE R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $19.69 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTZ, REBECCA L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $19.69 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABOT, SUZANNE R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $19.68 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALQURASHI, OHUD A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $19.68 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System