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 MEADE, APRIL S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,543.91 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, NINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,543.38 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLE, ELIZABETH E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,541.59 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, ANTHONY W Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,541.40 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, ANTHONY T Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $28,541.29 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,540.10 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALZIA, RICHARD C Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $28,539.65 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHL, SHEILA M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $28,539.45 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, ROBIN L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $28,539.22 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPERT, MARY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,539.19 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WANDA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,539.07 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, KATHERINE N Employer name Town of Corning Amount $28,539.00 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, ANNE L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,538.97 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, MICHELE L Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $28,538.59 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLIKOWSKI, KELLY L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,538.43 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, LUKE T Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $28,538.20 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRINGTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,537.60 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ZALIA, CHAD M Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $28,537.60 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, MICHELLE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,537.43 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, DONNA Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $28,537.36 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, JOELLE L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $28,536.16 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLER, AYLA M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $28,536.13 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MELINDA J Employer name Broome County Amount $28,536.00 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CAITLIN E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $28,535.36 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAN, TRACY Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $28,535.34 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRICO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,534.77 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, HOLLY N Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $28,533.51 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIF, ALI B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,533.48 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JENNIFER F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,533.10 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, JASON R Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $28,533.04 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEECH, KAREN L Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $28,532.45 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDOUGH, PATRICIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,532.20 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CHARLENE S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,532.06 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAZENSKI, RENEE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $28,531.46 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, LESLIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,530.83 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANSON, PAUL Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,530.73 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDANOVITCH, CORY M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $28,530.70 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TIMOTHY A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $28,530.50 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, DENNIS Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $28,530.34 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZANIS, EKATERINA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,530.18 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODENOW, WILLIAM J Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $28,530.02 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ELLEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,529.95 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEAT, VICTORIA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $28,529.91 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ANGELO L Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $28,529.76 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, JOSHUA W Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $28,529.60 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEE C, II Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $28,529.56 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $28,528.92 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ANN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,528.90 Date 07/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASKIEWICH, LISA K Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,528.69 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KATELYN M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $28,528.36 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $28,528.00 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULANGER, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $28,527.64 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTOLESE, GINA M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $28,527.60 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVENTRY, CHARLES P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $28,527.52 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGLEY, LESLIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,527.52 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIONE, TERESA Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,527.32 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOSA, TARA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,527.30 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TERRY E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,527.02 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CAROLINE L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $28,526.88 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARIELLO, ALBERT E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $28,526.68 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, MEGAN N Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $28,526.21 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, NORA A Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $28,525.93 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,525.82 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, MARIE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,525.81 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, MARIE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,525.75 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, RHONDA M Employer name Washington County Amount $28,525.61 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAULINE T Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $28,525.43 Date 03/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISLE, ANGELA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,525.41 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHARLOTTE L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,525.35 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNABEL, DIANNE V Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $28,524.41 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MATTHEW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $28,523.76 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, MARK A, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $28,523.64 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, JERRY A Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $28,523.56 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPERT, DONNA M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $28,523.38 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJI, MARY N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,523.13 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABY, BRIAN M Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $28,522.71 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, LYLE S Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $28,522.59 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, HEATHER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,522.18 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROW, DIANE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,522.18 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPIEN, WAYNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,522.15 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOESER, JOSHUA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,522.13 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,522.13 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, MARIA B Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $28,522.06 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMATO, JACQUELYN M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $28,521.95 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LATASHA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,521.74 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, BRADLEY D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $28,521.61 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, LAURA E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,521.34 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHERYL D Employer name Erie County Amount $28,520.82 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKUR, DIANA B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $28,520.51 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANABURGH, TIMOTHY L Employer name Warren County Amount $28,520.10 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, PATRICK S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,519.77 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, JANET M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $28,519.39 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES MARTINEZ, DELVIS Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,519.27 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JOHN L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $28,519.16 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SASHA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $28,519.14 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, JANINE A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $28,518.77 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, SUSAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,518.48 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ASHLEY Y Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,518.41 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, DAWN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,517.98 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, HARRY C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,517.45 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System