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 DECKER, SUSAN K Employer name Columbia County Amount $26,526.75 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KATIE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $26,526.48 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $26,526.10 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERU, BIJU C Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $26,526.10 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHNS, JO ANNE Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $26,525.64 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEKKERING, DONNA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,525.62 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODE, CHRISTINE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $26,525.60 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZISERA, ANNA MARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,525.46 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEODIAL, MITCHELLE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,525.45 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, MIKE D Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $26,525.39 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIELLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,525.33 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, GARY J Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $26,524.81 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, LISA K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $26,524.70 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,524.05 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUUS, RYAN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,523.86 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEEVA, ELENA Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $26,523.20 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CATHERAN S Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,523.18 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, PAMELA H Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $26,522.57 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORATO, DIANE M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $26,522.57 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHROSNIAK, MATTHEW J Employer name Erie County Amount $26,522.07 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLE, VICTORIA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,521.97 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGANO, MICHAEL O Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,521.89 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, RABECCA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $26,521.57 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, PATRICIA L Employer name North Country Library System Amount $26,521.50 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DAWN M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $26,521.21 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETERSQUE, SUZANNE M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $26,521.13 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VASIA, VINU Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $26,520.07 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MARY D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,519.94 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIHRONAKIS, MARGARET A Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $26,519.50 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, SEAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $26,519.09 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, VENITA G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $26,519.09 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGMAN, WENDELLA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $26,519.09 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDEA, SCOTT M Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $26,519.06 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, JOAN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $26,519.00 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MARK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,518.91 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDELSOHN, ALEXANDRA E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,518.67 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARY, AMELIA I Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $26,518.41 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMAN, HOLLY R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,518.38 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSIN, KELLY A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $26,517.85 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, WENDY D Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $26,517.84 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHOLTZ, STANLEY F Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $26,517.75 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, JOSEPH T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $26,517.74 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,517.37 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $26,517.32 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, JAMIE N Employer name Livingston County Amount $26,517.17 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKO, LYNNE M Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $26,516.88 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KAYLA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,516.82 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, MARK A Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $26,516.80 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, THERESA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,516.44 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ANGELA E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $26,516.34 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MARY E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $26,516.16 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, YOLANDA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,515.44 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $26,515.08 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, ALEXANDRA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $26,515.00 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LORENZO Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,514.96 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MAYRA L Employer name Erie County Amount $26,514.74 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, KIMBERLY L Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $26,514.57 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETZ, MICHAEL P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,514.50 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, GRAIG G Employer name Town of Evans Amount $26,514.38 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KIM M Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,514.37 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, KIMBERLY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,514.37 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLINSKI, REGINA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,514.37 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSE, LAURA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,514.37 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPNEY, DEANNA N Employer name Warren County Amount $26,513.98 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHN, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Marilla Amount $26,513.73 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, JESSICA Employer name Broome County Amount $26,513.61 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $26,513.53 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORI A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $26,513.50 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA-MEJIA, BETSY C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $26,513.28 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PATRICIA M Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $26,512.74 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCARI, DEBORAH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,512.58 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, PATRICIA A Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $26,512.04 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ANTHONY D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $26,511.94 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, GREGORY A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $26,511.88 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, COLLEEN M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $26,511.74 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWINE, CONNOR J Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $26,511.39 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, STEVEN W Employer name Town of Easton Amount $26,511.37 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, LAURA L Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $26,511.31 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSKOWSKI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,511.10 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CONTINEA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $26,510.96 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODERACKI, DONNA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $26,510.77 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, YAIR A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,510.40 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LJUBICICH, CARMELINA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $26,510.04 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LORRY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $26,509.87 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW C Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $26,509.75 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSTER, AARON B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $26,509.63 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, REBECCA L Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $26,509.50 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARVIS, RICHARD H Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,509.46 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSHUA D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,509.37 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABROOKS, NYOAKA Q Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $26,509.36 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RAENA L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $26,508.95 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AMBER J Employer name Tioga County Amount $26,508.84 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, THOMAS B Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,508.78 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, DAVID F Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $26,508.60 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, JULIA A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $26,508.37 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, NICOLE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,508.30 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINSWORTH, BENJAMIN T Employer name Holley CSD Amount $26,508.24 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, WENDY S Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $26,508.01 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, TARA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $26,507.73 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, SHELLEY M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $26,507.73 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System