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 FELSO, JOSEPH R Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $24,941.51 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $24,941.46 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELERIN, MARY LOU Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $24,941.22 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DOMONICA N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $24,941.07 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, SERINA S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $24,940.25 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZELL, MARGARET A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $24,940.02 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, ANGELA M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $24,940.00 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPEL, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, LIAM P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC QUARRIE, CAMERON D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMITZ, KEVIN E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, KRYSTEN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARISSA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIVELA, SWETHA DEVI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJICEK, ERIC M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,939.98 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUFANG, KARL R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $24,939.70 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, KATHRYN M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $24,939.61 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILERA, JOANNE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $24,939.54 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTER, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Riga Amount $24,939.52 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DEREK L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $24,938.94 Date 07/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DAWNN A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $24,938.62 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIBER, KAREN J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $24,938.36 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, EMMA K Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,937.92 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAFLINE, PENNIE M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,937.92 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, MARY E Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,937.92 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, YVONNE M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,937.92 Date 02/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $24,937.76 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLIA, AMY V Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,937.27 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, BRENDA G Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $24,937.11 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORANS, AUDREY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,936.37 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KAREN A Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $24,936.30 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, SUZANNE M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $24,936.30 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACKI, JUDITH E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,936.08 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, SANDRA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,935.88 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, RONALD D Employer name Town of Massena Amount $24,935.04 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $24,934.83 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, LIDIA N Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,934.81 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASINSKI, CATHERINE H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,934.63 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGNI, DOMANIE A Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $24,934.63 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENIAMINO, JASON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $24,934.12 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMELBEIN, DYLAN L Employer name Town of Barton Amount $24,933.01 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, JEANNE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,933.00 Date 05/03/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, CINDY S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $24,932.99 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOK, LINA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,932.46 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, CHAROD L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,932.35 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KRISTEN S Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $24,931.77 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEANNE A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $24,931.72 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTACH, ROSA A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $24,931.61 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDO, KEMARIO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $24,931.47 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,931.41 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ETHAN R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $24,931.40 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATES, JOYCE C Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $24,931.01 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARE, CORDELL M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $24,930.87 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $24,930.50 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, STEPHEN J Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $24,930.48 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, DAVID B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $24,930.38 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENKENBERGER, JOSEPH S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,930.35 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNIER, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,930.25 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANA, LORI R Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $24,929.96 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEREMY Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,929.74 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, SHEILA E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $24,929.26 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MARC B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,928.71 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHER, DEVIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,928.65 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, BRENDA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,928.64 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROELAND, MIREILLE H Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $24,928.35 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, JEANNE L Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $24,927.96 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTKOWSKI, PATRICIA E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,927.93 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, TRACY A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $24,927.66 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJOREK, NANCY E Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $24,927.50 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWITZ, ALEXANDER F Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $24,927.50 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNOT, PATRICIA J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,927.34 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, SCOTT M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $24,927.12 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERENA, MARISOL Employer name Plattekill Public Library Amount $24,927.00 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHERS, ROBERT M Employer name Harrietstown Housing Auth Amount $24,926.78 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINSKI, MARJORIE K Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $24,926.70 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, JORDIN R Employer name Newark CSD Amount $24,926.44 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHER, PHILIP J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,926.24 Date 06/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, PETER D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,926.24 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, ALEXANDER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,926.24 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCH, MARGUERITE M Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $24,926.20 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, JOHN H Employer name Town of Richland Amount $24,925.71 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, NANCY Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $24,925.65 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, SHIRLEY E Employer name Peru CSD Amount $24,925.62 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIM, WILLIAM A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $24,925.61 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $24,925.60 Date 01/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, BRIAN T Employer name City of Cortland Amount $24,925.50 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTINI, LINDA A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $24,925.20 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIEGHER, JOEYLYNN Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $24,924.81 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, HAROLD L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $24,924.71 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIULLI, MARIA G Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,924.50 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILIER, MARI A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,924.50 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARYANNE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,924.50 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $24,924.33 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORE, TITOS L Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,924.26 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, LEIGH W Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,923.90 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIANI, JANETH A Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $24,923.88 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAHAN, TOBEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,923.84 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLLO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $24,923.74 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMER, MICHAEL T Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $24,923.66 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DONNA E Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $24,923.62 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System