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 DE LAVERGNE, BERT W Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $25,129.12 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, GREGORY G Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $25,129.02 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAVSON, KJIRSTEN S Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $25,128.71 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFRIES, CINDY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $25,127.99 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAH, AHMAD N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,127.96 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENEE T Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $25,127.92 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETWILER, PAUL J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $25,127.80 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANNA, RUSSELL P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,127.56 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,127.00 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CATHERINE S Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,127.00 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, ROXANNE M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,127.00 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHER, AMALIA K Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,127.00 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLUCO, BARBARA J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,127.00 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORSKAS, DEBRA M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,127.00 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, RANDI L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,126.85 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, TRINIDAD Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,126.54 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTRIDGE, SARA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $25,126.52 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENBORN, MICHAEL Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $25,126.32 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENNIS R Employer name Alden CSD Amount $25,126.19 Date 01/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,125.81 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, MICHAEL N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $25,125.60 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFO, JEANNE A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $25,125.44 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHROSTOWSKI, MATTHEW Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,125.41 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CAITLYN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,125.40 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUIDA, PALMA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,125.37 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTRUCK, JOHN J Employer name Town of Malta Amount $25,125.24 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE-JONES, GENNA C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,125.09 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, TREVOR J Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,125.04 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTELA, STACY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,125.02 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, DIANNA J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,124.45 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCATIGNO, CHARLENE P Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $25,123.72 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDDER, MARGARET A Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $25,123.41 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, LEAH E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,122.96 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, ANDREA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,122.76 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, JANICE M Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $25,122.58 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, ELIMEILECH Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $25,122.52 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKAC, DOUGLAS G Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $25,122.35 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARMS, BRIAN D Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $25,122.05 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, LAURIE J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,121.90 Date 03/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BARBARA E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $25,121.87 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESIDES, JESSICA H Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $25,121.86 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELY, WENDY A Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $25,121.66 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JANICE J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,121.44 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM H, III Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,121.03 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZI, CELESTE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,121.00 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, SHERRYE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,120.48 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CALENE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,120.39 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MEGGIN A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $25,119.93 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPHILL, MICHELLE L Employer name Erie County Amount $25,119.67 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCA, LILIANA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,119.61 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, CYNTHIA V Employer name Broome County Amount $25,119.32 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JACQUELINE P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $25,119.05 Date 05/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, JEREMIAH E Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $25,119.00 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, NANCY L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $25,118.89 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROL, SUZANN J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $25,118.66 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, WILLIAM, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $25,118.36 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZILLOTTA, KIM A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $25,118.15 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, GLENN Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $25,117.90 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPANI, JOHN D Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $25,117.78 Date 07/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JEFFREY T Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $25,117.61 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANO, KRISTINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,117.40 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, PAUL S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,117.09 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCK, RICHARD K, II Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $25,117.00 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYTEBUST, LYNN K Employer name Malone CSD Amount $25,116.68 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, ERIN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,115.75 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $25,115.62 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ISRAEL L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $25,115.60 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINA R Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $25,115.05 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,114.80 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING-OBRIEN, CHARISSA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,114.23 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, JOSEPH L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,114.10 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREE, ERIC J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $25,113.95 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDNEY, IVAN J Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $25,113.86 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, KEVIN R, SR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,113.52 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, CAROLINE R Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $25,113.06 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MARGARET E Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $25,112.89 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, BLANCA N Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,112.28 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICHARD G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,112.04 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, JOHN W Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $25,112.02 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASLOW, BRITTANY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,111.97 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, LINDA J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $25,111.90 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, VENESSA L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $25,111.81 Date 12/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, IRA Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $25,111.68 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENIA, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $25,111.66 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIAS, JOAN E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,111.49 Date 02/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINE, ROBERT W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,110.34 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, FRANCIS P Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,110.07 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCARDI, PHYLLIS E Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,109.80 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPA, TATYANA L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,109.66 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADALIAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,109.50 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, GAIL L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,109.37 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RALEIGH B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,109.24 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA-FERNANDEZ, CHERES I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $25,109.06 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, DANA B Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $25,109.05 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVERSON, JOANNE Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,108.92 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, GABRIELE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $25,108.20 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, JORDAN J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $25,108.02 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLON-ALVAREZ, CHARLOTTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,108.00 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, BETH A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,107.28 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIKOSKI, SCOTT Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $25,107.10 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System